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Pastor Jack W. Hayford Dead at 88

Pastor Jack W. Hayford, founding pastor of The Church on the Way in Van Nuys, California, died Jan. 8, 2023, at age 88. He served as chancellor of The King's University in Southlake, Texas, which he founded in 1997, and was president of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel from 2004-2009. He also wrote over 50 books and composed more than 500 hymns and choruses, including the internationally known and widely recorded "Majesty." But he was probably best-known as "Pastor Jack," serving The Church on the Way for over three decades.

Born on June 25, 1934, the infant Hayford was gripped by a life-threatening illness and miraculously healed through the prayers of friends and family. Later, he was attacked by polio, and church elders anointed him and prayed for his healing. God granted another miracle.

"These two extraordinary events ignited in Jack's heart a passion for God and convinced him that the Holy Spirit is alive and active in the contemporary church," his ministry's website says. "Contrary to our preconceptions, God is not economical with healings and miracles," Hayford said. "Such wondrous works are frequently attending the proclamation of truth in Jesus' name."

Chris Reed Shares 10 Key Prophetic Insights for America in 2023

Over the course of three months, MorningStar President Chris Reed fasted, prayed and sat with the Lord to hear what He was saying about 2023. This is part-one of the specifics God spoke to him about what is coming this year and into the next.

In the exclusive Charisma News interview, Reed shared prophetic words from last year that came to pass. It's important that the body of Christ comes together and looks at the words God is giving and reviewing to see what has or has not happened.

We are breaking down his interview into three parts. In this article, we are focusing on everything God spoke concerning 2023 and America.

New Details Surface on Mel Gibson's Sequel to 'Passion of the Christ'

"The Passion" became the eighth highest-grossing domestic film of all time, making $612 million worldwide. Back in 2004, Barna released a study on the impacts of the movie in the Christian community. In their study 53% of people interviewed said the movie had a significant impact on their faith and walk with God.It's been nearly 20 years since the "Passion of The Christ" was released in theatres and the impacts of the film were inconceivable. Now, Mel Gibson is embarking on another journey to begin filming "The Passion of the Christ: Resurrection."

Filming should begin around mid-2023 and World of Reel reports the new movie will focus on the events that occurred three days between Jesus crucifixion and resurrection. Actor Jim Caviezel, who played Jesus in the original movie, is reportedly set to return to the sequel.

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