Do you want to be used by God to do the miraculous? In these illuminating pages, Smith Wigglesworth explains how you can receive power to defeat fear, depression, and temptation, receive the Master's healing touch, take authority over Satan, be an effective soulwinner, and lay hold of the impossible and make it reality. Be filled with power from on high, and watch what God will do through you! Originally published as Smith Wigglesworth on Power to Serve, this new edition features updated language for better readability and clarity, and Scripture is taken from the NKJV unless otherwise noted.
Answering God's call, Smith Wigglesworth took God at His word with dramatic results. You can, too! You will experience the joy of seeing powerful results in your life and when you minister to others.
Smith Wigglesworth (18591947) was born in England in 1859. Immediately after his conversion as a boy, he had a concern for the salvation of others and won people to Christ. He became a plumber by trade, yet he continued to devote himself to winning many people to Christ on an individual basis. In 1882, he married Polly Featherstone, a vivacious woman who loved God and had a gift of preaching and evangelism. It was she who taught him to read and who became his closest confidant and strongest supporter. They both had compassion for the poor and needy in their community, and they opened a mission, at which Polly preached. Significantly, people were miraculously healed when Wigglesworth prayed for them. In 1907, Wigglesworths circumstances changed dramatically when, at the age of forty-eight, he was baptized in the Holy Spirit. Suddenly, he had a new power that enabled him to preach, and even his wife was amazed at the transformation. This was the beginning of what became a worldwide evangelistic and healing ministry that reached thousands. His ministry extended to the time of his death in 1947.