Higher Learning is the educational branch of Ivy N. Springer, Inc.which began in 1996. Higher Learning Ministries is designed for everyone, whether you are called to the five-fold ministry or to the ministry of helps. We are called to further the gospel of Jesus Christ and do the work of an evangelist. Higher Learning Ministries admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender or handicap.
The motto of Higher Learning Ministries is Proverbs 20:7, 'The just man walketh in his integrity and his children are blessed after him.' The subjects taught in our classes are anointed to accomplish I Corinthians 2:9-16, 'Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have it entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love Him. But God hath revealed them unto us by His Spirit...'
The Elijah House School founded by John and Paula Sandford, is open to all whom seek to experience and minister healing from life hurts and desire to begin to restore healthy relationships with God and with others.
The vision for Elijah House is to equip, encourage and release Ambassadors for Christ who will pick up His mantle and continue His mission of restoration and healing. The School for Prayer Ministry has been offered since 1989 in live school format and since 1995 in a video format. Each student completing the course receives a certificate of completion, which qualifies you for additional training through the advance school and an internship program if desired.
Apostle Springer has been qualified as a certified facilitator for Elijah House Video School by completing the school in 1999. It has been a personal source of healing and training for Apostle Springer. Because of the keys of knowledge imparted through Elijah House, the pastoral and prophetic counseling ministered by Apostle Springer to God's people has brought forth great and immediate breakthrough.
"Come let us reason together" - The legal alternative to a Judge & Jury!
Apostle Springer recieved her certificate of mediation through the American Association of Christian Counselors in 2004. She intervenes with conflicting parties to promote reconciliation, settlement or compromise as an alternative to the overloaded and costly judicial system.
Amos 3:3, 'How can two walk together except they be agreed."
Apostle Springer along with Pastor Springer host marriage conferences which include retreats and workshops. These sessions are designed to enlighten, inform and equip couples to be victorious in their ministry of marriage. Classes include: 'Due Benevolence', 'What's yours is mine, what's mine is mine', 'I am submitted', 'I know I said I do, but I don't', 'My mama said this, my daddy did that', 'Marriage means what?', 'Why do Christians Commit Adultery?'
Marital counseling as well as pre-marital counseling are offered.
Ephesians 4:1, 'And He gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;'
The Apostolic anointing on Apostle Springer's life releases her to train and equip ministers and ministries to move into the full functioning authority of the fivefold ministry. She teaches in detail the functions of each office as well as the importance of the ministry of helps flowing in the body of Christ.
Apostle Springer's prophetic workshops are designed to bring clarity and understanding to the office of the prophet and the gift of prophetic people. She teaches prophetic protocol and activates people of God to flow with wisdom in the prophetic anointing.
An opportunity to experience Spiritual growth and promotion through impartations. Starting February 4, 2007 and every first Sunday thereafter at 4:00 pm, the five fold ministry will be equipping the Saints for the work of the ministry. This is for all called into ministry, especially the newly called and or inexperienced to have a format in which to exercise their gift and calling before and alongside the more mature in ministry. The purpose and vision is to advance, impart, encourage, equip, sharpen and empower the people of God to indeed impact nations.