Three brothers from Oklahoma won the Game Show Network's "American Bible Challenge" that broadcasted Thursday night, and will donate their entire winnings of $140,000 to their family's ministry, Wagner International Ministries.
The Wagner brothers ‚Äď Joshua, 23, Jesse, 21, and Daniel, 19 ‚Äď said growing up in the family's ministry and training for the Assemblies of God Bible Quiz prepared them well. "All of us have memorized books of the Bible," Jesse told The Christian Post on Friday. "I have memorized 11 books, Josh has memorized 9, and Daniel, 14." Jesse said he has memorized many of Paul's epistles, the Gospels of Mark and John, and the book of Acts, as well.
During the competition, one round takes exactly 60 seconds, where the team answers as many questions as it can on one specific book of the Bible. "Thankfully for us, Josh had memorized the book of James a couple years ago. We got ten...
Cristina, there's no love with false doctrine, or the toleration of it. This outfit of Jimmy Swiggart fame, shows the problem of this church,
Jim, Your hyper defence of theological judgmentalism pervades every comment, every thought, every discussion..
Even within the strains of the "new" reformed there are disturbing signs of abuse and doctrinal perversion. (see "Bruised Sheep" blog regarding Sovereign Grace ministries and so many others)
You don't know anything about this ministry, in fact to assume every pentecostal ministry can be safely placed in the Jimmy Swaggert Basket is ignorant at best and malicious at worst...
Pastor David Wilkersons Times Square Church is a well respected and beloved ministry among many others which include various Calvary Chapel Churches such as Ron Arbaughs at Universal City, San Antonio. Even John Macarthur would not discount his belief that there are many in the Charismatic circles he would consider brothers. But even then, this papal authority given over to high profiled theologians borders on idolatry. Ease up brother.
This reformed theological bigotry is proving to be an epidemic of pharisaical proportions.
Preferring to err on the side of grace rather than pre-judging a possible blood-bought brother,
Pick up the book, Charismatic Chaos, from somewhere, it's really low-cost. I also gave you the URL for what makes up the core of the book if not all of it, 13 sermons by John MacArthur in print, Charismatic Chaos, and you can't beat the price of that. They free for downloading.
Gil Rugh said or, wrote: One, false teachers will be held accountable for what they have taught, and there are no excuses before God. And two, believers are without excuse when they are deceived by false teachers and their teaching they have exposed themselves to. Why? Because both have the Truth given to them.
Brother Jim... Negative, critical, divisive,sharp, unloving are a few words that come to mind when happening past this point.... How Jesus-like it would be to esteem these young ones greater than yourself and search for any good there may be in the story... ****sigh**** All the theology in the world ..... Where is the love....?