Tag Archives: false doctrines

The New Apostolic Reformation

By | 5 Mar 2020

The New Apostolic Reformation (hereafter “NAR”) is a current and controversial movement within the charismatic community. The volume of hostility directed towards those who teach and adhere to the principles espoused by this group is astonishing. Entire groups on social media are devoted to debunking the NAR and refuting its teachings. The degree of vitriol exhibited within these… Read More »

Of Blind Men & Elephants

By | 13 Feb 2016

A recent trend I’ve seen which greatly disturbs me — even angers me, at times — is a tendency for Christian believers to divide themselves from one other according to their pet doctrines. This is much like the old East-Indian parable of the blind men and the elephant: Five blind men heard an elephant had been brought into… Read More »

They Speak With Other Tongues #6:
The Gift of Prophesy

By | 16 Aug 2012

In my previous post in this series, we began discussing the gifts of the Spirit as listed in 1 Corinthians 12:8-10 and led off with exploring the gifts of tongues and the interpretation of tongues. One of the things I stated towards the end of that article was that tongues and interpretation were the functional equivalent of the… Read More »