The world as we know it will end on October 21st of this year. That's the newest claim by Christian broadcaster, Harold Camping. Camping earned his 15-minutes of fame when he predicted the rapture of believers and end of the world would take place on May 21st. Of course, we're still here. Mr. Camping's word failed to be fulfilled, so he moved on to a new date for his spurious...
Author: Tom Terry
Topic: Bible Prophecy
Hi Roger, I have been curious for some time how you might answer this question….Very shortly after we invaded either Afghanistan or Iraq (I don’t remember which), you gave a sermon that basically applied Augustine's Just War Theory to the offensive the United States had just begun. Yogi Berra said "hindsight is 20/20." Regarding Iraq (not Afghanistan), knowing what we now...
Type: Ask Roger
Author: Roger Barrier
Three in One. One in Three. The Trinity. God in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit is one of the most misunderstood doctrines in the Christian church. Yet Ed Young teaches in this exciting new series that our awareness of God?s triune nature is pivotal to a growing relationship with Him.
The slick, successful American church may have missed Him altogether. What if Jesus was asked to pastor your congregation. Would anybody come? And would they stay? A scruffy homeless dude pops through the door of the church house with his motley entourage. The trendy thirty-somethings sitting near the aisle gagged at the stench of their sandals reeking of foot odor. ...
Author: Julie Barrier
Topic: Jesus Christ
Spiritual gifts are given by God to build up the church and impact the Kingdom of God. The Holy Spirit empowers each believer with distinctive gifts and ministries.
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: Ephesians 4:11, 1 Corinthians 12:8-10, Romans 12:6-8, 1 Corinthians 7:7
Topic: Gifts of the Holy Spirit
Do you wonder if your prayers hit the ceiling? Is God listening? How can you know that prayer makes any difference? Absolutely! And prayer makes a difference because the living God, the Holy Spirit, lives inside the one praying. Further, when God’s people get together and pray as a community, amazing things happen! I’m sure you’ve seen plenty of those before-and-after photos...
Author: Brandon Cox
What is the difference between the baptism and filling of the Holy Spirit? How do you interpret the momentous events of Pentecost in Acts chapter 2? Pastor Chan gives his insights into the work of the Holy Spirit.
Speaker: Francis Chan
Scripture: Acts 2:38, 1 Peter 3:20-20
Topic: Indwelling of the Holy Spirit
The disciples were meeting behind locked doors because they were afraid of the Jewish leaders. Suddenly, Jesus was standing there among them! — John 20:19 Suddenly, their eyes were opened, and they recognized him. And at that moment he disappeared! — Luke 24:31 He was taken up into a cloud while they were watching, and they could no longer see him. — Acts 1:9 He...
Author: Randy Alcorn
The Holy Spirit sent from God glorifies Jesus, guides us into all truth, brings God's Word and work to our memories, and tells us of things to come.
Speaker: Francis Chan
Scripture: John 14:15 - 16:15, Titus 3:5
Elisha had a defining moment with Elijah when Elijah asked him to leave his life as a farmer and to follow him. We all have defining moments in our lives. As Elijah prepared for his death (his ascension to heaven), Elisha would not leave his mentor. He asked Elijah for a double portion of the Holy Spirit.
Speaker: Jeff Jones
Scripture: 2 Kings 15:1-25, Matthew 4:18-22, Mark 10:17-22, Luke 8:26-29