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Reader Mail: How 2 Cor. 12:7-10 contradicts Bill Johnson

I wanted to share a reader comment here because I think the commenter raises a strong argument against Bill Johnson's teaching that God never uses sickness or disease to teach his children a lesson.

Upcoming speaking event in Nashville, Sept. 9

I’m honored to have been invited to speak about the New Apostolic Reformation at the Religion News Association’s annual conference, a professional training event that brings together religion reporters and scholars from across the country to discuss trending topics in the world of faith, ethics and spirituality.

[ More ] August 22nd, 2017 | 19 Comments | Posted in Miscellaneous |

God’s indeed a good Father–how NAR leaders have twisted a biblical truth

Christians would agree: God is good. But not every Christian would agree with what that means exactly. For instance, could God, as a good father, ever use a sickness, disease, or other type of suffering to teach his children a lesson?

More NAR in the news: Trump’s ‘bizzare’ pick to lead the State Department’s Office of International Religious Freedom

The New Apostolic Reformation has made international news multiple times in recent weeks. Last week I linked to a BBC report on NAR. Now see this Daily Beast article about President Trump’s pick to lead the State Department’s Office of International Religious Freedom, Kansas governor Sam Brownback.

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