Holy Spirit Conference

Robby Bradfordbaptism in the Holy Spirit, discipleship, discover, events, First Assembly Community Ministries, Holy Spirit, outreach, spiritual gifts, spiritual growth1 Comment

Sunday, April 10 to Tuesday, April 12, 2016 First Assembly Community Ministries in Lafayette, Indiana will host a “Holy Spirit Conference” with guests Tim and Rochelle Enloe.  The Enloe’s have travelled the world bring clear, relevant, practical teaching about the baptism in the Holy Spirit and ministering in the power of the Spirit. Because this conference is of interest to Christians of … Read More

Paranormal–Praying in the Spirit

Robby Bradfordbaptism in the Holy Spirit, Charismatic Christianity, discipleship, Holy Spirit, Pentecostalism, praying in the Spirit, speaking in tongues, spiritual disciplines0 Comments

Last night, I showed this message from three years back on the nature of what the New Testament calls, “praying in the Spirit”. That’s what happens when a person prays in a language they don’t understand.Anyway, I showed this to a class I’m leading on Wednesday nights on the Holy Spirit. After watching the message, I thought it explained a … Read More

#filled–Praying in Tongues

Robby Bradfordbaptism in the Holy Spirit, Charismatic Christianity, Holy Spirit, New Testament, Pentecostalism, spiritual disciplines, spiritual gifts, spiritual growth, spirituality0 Comments

Speaking in tongues, glossolalia, praying in the spirit.  This New Testament practice remains one of the most controversial and misunderstood elements of Christian spirituality.  The Church often disagrees with itself about it, and an onlooking, unbelieving thinks it’s outrageous. Learn more here in the message below about the power of praying languages the speakers don’t themselves understand.  There’s some incredible … Read More

#filled–Baptism in the Holy Spirit

Robby Bradfordbaptism in the Holy Spirit, Charismatic Christianity, discipleship, doctrine, Holy Spirit, New Testament, Pentecostalism, preaching, speaking in tongues, Sunday message series, Sunday morning, teaching0 Comments

Do you have questions about the Holy Spirit?  Have you wondered about the biblical and theological foundations of the baptism in the Holy Spirit? Yesterday I presented a content-rich message on why I believe the baptism in the Holy Spirit is an essential ingredient of the Christian experience. Check it out below and comment back on your impressions!

Why Pray in Tongues if I Don’t Know When I’ve Been Answered?

Robby Bradford1 Corinthians, 31 Days, baptism in the Holy Spirit, Charismatic Christianity, gifts of the Spirit, Holy Spirit, Pentecostalism, speaking in tongues0 Comments

Here is #7 of 31 Questions in 31 Days! To learn more about this 31 Day series, just search “31 Questions” in the search bar above or click here!  Q #7:  If I can’t understand what I’m praying about when I pray in the Spirit, how do I know when my prayers are answered?A:  This is a great question because many people … Read More

The Mechanics of Praying in Tongues

Robby Bradford31 questions, baptism in the Holy Spirit, gifts of the Spirit, glossolalia, Holy Spirit, Pentecostalism, speaking in tongues1 Comment

What follows below is the third post in my 31 Questions series on this blog.  To learn more about “31 Questions” or to see answers to question number 1 or 2, just do a search above for “31 Questions”.Q #3: When someone speaks in tongues, do they know they are doing it or does it makes sense to them? This … Read More