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Pentecostalism in a Postmodern Culture
Originally Posted: 05/26/2015 - 9:27am | Type: Blog

Pentecostalism today, growing faster than any expression of world Christianity, lives in its own messy diversity, often struggling to find its unique voice. But its resolute reliance on the Spirit is its liber ...

'And Your Daughters Shall Prophesy'
Originally Posted: 05/22/2015 - 4:47pm | Type: Blog

Christine Caine gave a passionate and prophetic call for the church to be continually changing, even while at its core, it is “the same.” That constant change is driven by God’s continuing call to be sent as w ...

Finding Cracks in the Walls of Ecclesiological Separation
Originally Posted: 05/21/2015 - 11:14am | Type: Blog

One can frame this as the divide between the global Pentecostal community, and the worldwide ecumenical movement. Each lives in virtual isolation from the other, and both suffer as a result. ...

More Than Demographics
Originally Posted: 05/11/2015 - 9:10am | Type: Blog

We are learning the demographic facts about the shift of world Christianity to the global South. But what does this mean? What is God doing? And what are we called to do? We are ...

'Break My Heart With What Breaks Yours'
Originally Posted: 09/09/2013 - 11:23am | Type: Blog

In writing From Times Square to Timbuktu: The Post-Christian West Meets the Non-Western Church, I found that one of the most intriguing questions I encountered is how rapidly growing forms of Christianity in t ...

Moving South: Day Three at the Global Christian Forum in Indonesia
Originally Posted: 05/23/2013 - 4:26pm | Type: Blog

EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the third in a week-long series of reports from the Global Christian Forum in Manado, Indonesia filed by Wes Granberg-Michaelson, the former General Secretary of the Reforme ...

Randall Balmer answers, "What is an Evangelical?"
Originally Posted: 11/04/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Blog

The puzzle here is not that readers of the Bible would tilt toward the political left. That, for me, as well as for thousands of other American evangelicals, is self-evident. ...

One in the Spirit
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Wes Granberg-Michaelson Building bridges between pentecostals and the mainline churches. Today one of ev ...

Happy 100th to the Holy Rollers!
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Many pentecostals trace their spiritual heritage to the Azusa Street revival. April marked t ...

Ready or Not
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 4:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Wes Granberg-Michaelson As Christianity explodes across the globe, it is taking new forms and moving away from traditional expressions. ...

Raising the Roof
Originally Posted: 07/01/2014 - 9:58am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter At the Faithdome in South Central Los Angeles in May ...

Answers Blowin' in the Wind
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 3:57pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos Like many North American Christians, I had my spiritual journey upended in the 1980s by an encounter with poor b ...

Sacred Connections
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 4:50pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum I heard it in passing on National Public Radio’s All Things Considered one afternoon; it was a blurb for an upcoming ...

Beyond Signs and Wonders
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos With hoots and hollers, the pentecostal 'Toronto Blessing' invites us to celebrate a love affair of fai ...

The Spirit Speaks
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:24am | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos Celebrating the power and importance of Pentecostalism. I will pour out my Spirit ...