Earth Day · Pentecostal

Why I'm Celebrating Earth Day…

The current issue of “Assemblies of God Heritage” magazine (GPH 2010, pgs.16-26, 69) has a wonderful article on the Pentecostal origins of Earth Day.  You can download the article “John McConnell, Jr. and the Pentecostal Origins of Earth Day” as a pdf.  I recently visited with Darrin Rodgers (editor of Heritage magazine and Pentecostal historian) about this… Continue reading Why I'm Celebrating Earth Day…

Pentecostal

Pentecostals in the Middle

I continue to struggle with a pentecostalism that is given to one of two extremes: unthinking emotionalism with zeal and an anything-goes stodgy critical liberalism. While the former is the more traditional manner among pentecostals, the latter is apparently more typically normative among those who are educated beyond the grad-level in Biblical studies. It is a strange thing… Continue reading Pentecostals in the Middle