What is Lent?

LENT begins on Ash Wednesday, and marks the beginning of the 40 day fast ahead of Easter. But when is the first day of Lent in 2017? By REISS SMITH PUBLISHED: 11:32, Tue, Feb 28, 2017 | UPDATED: 11:41, Tue, Feb 28, 2017 When is the first day of Lent? Ash Wednesday is the first…

The Republican Party Platform

As Christian citizens, we have five duties…(1) Pray (2) Register to vote (3) Become informed (4) Help Elect Godly People (5) Vote…To review the Republican Party platform, please follow the link in this article. The Republican Party Platform

The Democratic Party Platform

As Christian citizens, we have five duties…(1) Pray (2) Register to vote (3) Become informed (4) Help Elect Godly People (5) Vote…To review the Republican Party platform, please follow the link in this article. The Democratic Party Platform

Spirit Fill Living

What words would you use to describe your current experience as a Christian? Growing. Frustrated. Disappointing. Fulfilled. Forgiven. Stuck. Struggling. Joyful. Defeated. Exciting. Up and down. Empty. Discouraged. Duty. Intimate. Mediocre. Painful. Dynamic. Guilty. Vital. So-so. Others? Do you desire more? Jesus said, “If anyone is thirsty, let him come to me and drink. Whoever…

Prayer Makes A Difference

  It was time to Pray… “Hear my prayer, O LORD, listen to my cry for help.” –Psalm 39:12 (NIV)[i] “Lord, teach us to pray.” –Luke 11:1 “After Jesus said this, He looked toward heaven and prayed.” –John 17:1 “They all joined together constantly in prayer.” –Acts 1:14 “And pray in the Spirit on all…

The Doctrine of Creation

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth” (Genesis 1:1).1 The Bible begins with creation, declares at the outset that God is Creator, and reiterates this understanding of origins from Genesis to Revelation. The Bible makes no claim to be a scientific textbook, nor should it be understood as such. However, the Bible…

Fasting

This document reflects commonly held beliefs based on scripture which have been endorsed by the church’s Commission on Doctrinal Purity and the Executive Presbytery. Does the Assemblies of God teach fasting? Fasting has been an important part of the doctrine and practice of the Assemblies of God since its beginning. Fasting is a voluntary, private,…