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Pentecost (Whitsunday) - Church Back Home - May 24, 2015

Listen closely, because a major secret appears to be hiding in plain sight in the readings for this special day! Look carefully, for something that we waited for has always been here, something that many folks wait for we have, and what we’re been waiting to be told is waiting for our ears! 75 more words

The Ultimate Language Of Love

What language would you consider the most romantic?  I decided to google this just to get an idea of the average opinion on “The Top Tens List”. 813 more words

Worship Factors

"Pentecost Fire" - A Poem by Andrew King

PENTECOST FIRE
(Acts 2:1-21)
by Andrew King

A
new
kind of
fire, and
new speech
brought to voice:
words that are flames
through walls that divide; 105 more words

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Poem: The Jumping Tongues and The Stony Ears

By: Pijush Kanti Deb


Encircling a building
a hot chain of dry tongues
starts shouting
sitting on an unrecognized demand
compelling the stony ears-
quite comfortable inside the building… 167 more words

Poetry

Tongues of Fire

I grew up going to a fairly charismatic Episcopal Church.  It was big in the Alpha movement, an evangelical program designed to help people find a place for Jesus in their lives.   430 more words

Bible

The Gift of Tongues in the Book of Acts

          Speaking in tongues is receiving an increasing amount of attention in the evangelical church in America, and not merely in the realm of Pentecostal and Charismatic denominational circles. 846 more words

SBC's International Mission Board will no longer disqualify candidates who speak in tongues

The following is excerpted from the Christian Examiner with a link to the entire article. The Christian Examiner states:

RICHMOND, Va. (Christian Examiner) – The Southern Baptist Convention’s International Mission Board, which selects and trains missionaries for the denomination and has more than 4,700 field personnel under appointment, has changed its personnel qualifications to allow “new pathways” for service to those who previously could not be assigned to long-term overseas posts, Baptist Press, the convention’s news agency, has reported. 247 more words