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Confessions of a Word of Faith Pastor

by Timothy Jerry Over the past year, I have become familiar with a number of ministries on the web that have made it their aim to “expose the false teachings of the Word of Faith movement.” While I have absolutely no problem with people disagreeing about biblical interpretation I do have a problem with a… Read More »

Exposing False Teachers

 By Timothy Jerry I have been a believer since 1982, and over the years have witnessed an ever growing number of ministries that make it their seemingly singular purpose to expose anything, and everything that they see as error, or apostasy within the body of Christ.

Another Look at the Seeker Friendly Church

I recently read an article about seeker friendly churches which basically stated that seekers are no longer seeking. In the article the author sighted a recent Pew Research Center study that reveals that most Americans do not attend church regularly, and that more and more Americans have no religious affiliation at all. Actually, this segment… Read More »

Persecution Throughout the Ages

(2 Timothy 3:12 NKJV) Yes, and all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution. The story of God’s people has always involved persecution at the hands of their enemies. Yet even in the face of great tribulation, and severe persecution God has sustained His people, and stood by them. Persecution is… Read More »

The Church and Our Forerunners

Church: Easton’s Bible Dictionary: Derived probably from the Greek kuriakon (i.e., “the Lord’s house”), which was used by ancient authors for the place of worship. In the New Testament it is the translation of the Greek word ecclesia, which is synonymous with the Hebrew kahal of the Old Testament, both words meaning simply an assembly,… Read More »

Doing What Doesn’t Matter, Where It Doesn’t Work

In my estimation, one of the greatest traps of ministry can be the false assumption that activity is synonymous with productivity. As a result we can easily find ourselves involved in far too many causes and pursuits that may actually dull us to the reality that what we are doing is robbing us of true… Read More »