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The Bigger Picture

My husband and I attended one of the foremost evangelical liberal arts colleges in the United States.  While there, it was normal fare for the most celebrated names in Christendom to be scheduled to speak at our thrice weekly chapel services and special functions. Senators and authors and notable preachers ranging from John Piper to … Continue reading

Bethel Church, Redding / Five Fruits

Fruit #5: Witchcraft, Drunkenness, Revelry…Spiritualism

This post is part of a series focused on the “bring the kingdom” teaching of ministries like Bethel Church in Redding, CA and ministers like Bill Johnson and the fruit in real people’s lives. Witchcraft is a strong word, but describes the practice of seeking power, revelation, and encounters from the spirit realm apart from … Continue reading

Bethel Church, Redding / Five Fruits

In anticipation of Fruit #4, a walk down memory lane…

Here is an excerpt from “a ceremony celebrating the formal apostolic alignment of Todd Bentley,” as described by C. Peter Wagner.  With much pomp and ceremony, culminating in the giving of a ring to “seal the commission,” following the Lord Himself speaking left and right through pretty much everybody on the stage about His delight … Continue reading