My Pentecostal Journey

Like many of you, I am hesitant to adopt labels and the limitations (or "boxes") that tend to go along with them. I generally describe myself as simply an inner-denominational Christian who respects and learns from all the diverse branches of the Body of Christ. My personal journey has certainly had its share of peaks … Continue reading My Pentecostal Journey

Expositional Thoughts On The The Trinity Part 2 (By David Pope)

Last time, we looked at the Trinity in light of the Old Testament. Today, we will look at the New Testament on this important teaching; first exploring the Gospels. The first incident we will review is Jesus' baptism at Jordan. "And the Holy Ghost descended in a bodily shape like a dove upon him, and … Continue reading Expositional Thoughts On The The Trinity Part 2 (By David Pope)

Expositional Thoughts On The Trinity Part 1 (By David Pope)

Today, we will start a two part study on the Bible Doctrine of the Trinity. Misconceptions of this important teaching have even split certain denominations in the past. However, when we look to Scripture, this teaching is no more difficult to understand than any other. -Common Misconceptions. 1) The Trinity is 'not understandable', some sort … Continue reading Expositional Thoughts On The Trinity Part 1 (By David Pope)

The Compass and the Cross: Questions for Christian Masons (By David Pope)

"Jesus answered him, I spake openly to the world...and in secret have I said nothing"(John 18:20). Should a Christian join the Lodge? First of all, let me state that the following statements are in no way, shape or form the ravings of a conspiracy theorist. My grandfather was very well known and well respected in … Continue reading The Compass and the Cross: Questions for Christian Masons (By David Pope)

A Deep Understanding of God’s Love 2: Winning The Lost (By David Pope)

As I said, next time, we would look at how to put this deep understanding of God's love for you to use in soulwinning, so here we go. I have also included comments to use in ministering to the lost. Romans 3:23. For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. Here, … Continue reading A Deep Understanding of God’s Love 2: Winning The Lost (By David Pope)

A Deep Understanding of God’s Love For You: The Answer To All Life’s Problems (By David Pope)

Now whatever you, don't put me in a box. What we're going to look at is more than just a trite religious saying, more than just,'Yeah, I know God loves me.' You don't have a faith problem, you have a LOVE problem. You don't have a money problem, you have a LOVE problem. When you … Continue reading A Deep Understanding of God’s Love For You: The Answer To All Life’s Problems (By David Pope)

The Gospel According to Evan Almighty (by Julia Pope)

Special thanks to Dave's wife, Julia for contributing this article I am sure that you have felt the call of God on your life several times. You may have responded in one of two ways: responding to the call fervently, or just completely ignoring it, thinking that it is just another one of those many … Continue reading The Gospel According to Evan Almighty (by Julia Pope)