Pentecost was one of three agricultural festivals that required pilgrimage to Jerusalem. Connection to Pentecost in the Old Testament, however, is often overlooked by today’s reader of Bible. We take up the subject today … on Faithbuilders.
In today’s class,Dr Nunnally takes up issues facing the modern church, including the danger of elevating individual revelations to the level of being canonical, or the widespread belief that God no longer works miracles.
In today’s session, Grady Smalling leads a discussion of the Holy Spirit, from Genesis to Jerusalem. It is through the Holy Spirit that we see the Heavenly Father’s pursuit of a relationship with the human family.
This class session embarks on a discussion of Paul’s understanding of spiritual gifting. As it turns out, in both Jewish tradition and world history there are precedents for extraordinary language-events. Paul carefully convenes a discussion of this heritage and brings Godly order to Pentecostal standards and practices. “I will pray with the spirit; I will pray with the mind.”