Phil Johnson is Executive Director of Grace to You, the media ministry of John MacArthur. Phil is also an elder at Grace Community Church, where he pastors the Grace Life fellowship group. He is probably best known for his websites, which include The Spurgeon Archive http://www.spurgeon.org and The Hall of Church History. Phil's wife, Darlene, has been his partner in life and ministry since 1978. Together they raised three sons and now delight in being grandparents (with four grandchildren—and another on the way).
Phil will be on Cross Encounters Radio Sunday night at 6pm PST on June 9th, the live broadcast can be listened to at http://tobtr.com/s/4932905 the interview will also be avaiable for download via the same link.
Later this year, on October 16-18, Pastor John MacArthur and Grace Community Church will host a conference called “Strange Fire” http://www.tmstrangefire.org Thousands of people have registered. Pastor John MacArthur is well-known for his biblical stance against “Charismania.” His classic work “Charismatic Chaos” drew a definitive line in the sand on the issue. There seems to be a sense of urgency with this conference.Phil Johnson will answer; Why a conference like this is necessary today? Is the Charismatic Movement changing? Growing?
In this article Tony Miano presents ten succinct and practical reasons why every pastor should support open-air preaching. Every pastor who wants his people to fullfill The Great Commission and wants to see his church grow in the areas of...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
In March; Evangelist, Open-Air Preacher and Radio Host of Cross Encounters Radio Tony Miano encountered a heckler he likely will not soon forget. While open air preaching at the North Hollywood Metro Station, he encountered a man who railed...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Evangelist Tony Miano recently wrote an article titled "Why I Fear for Rick Warren's Soul." The subject of this article addresses Rick Warren and some of the disturbing comments coming from the Warren camp. Reading the article and documented...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
The Christian abortion abolition movement is growing. I'm glad to see it grow, in part, due to an increased awareness in the biblical open-air preaching community of the importance of abortion ministry. The open-air preaching community is bringing...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
This is a copy of the PDF "How to Witness to a Homosexual" and the audio with the same title. This is part 1 of the post. When I was asked to write an article titled, “How to Witness to a Homosexual,” my initial impression was to...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Street preaching is as old as the Bible itself. Street preaching has never been popular, either inside or outside the church. Open-air preaching and street evangelism has never been culturally relevant or socially acceptable. But street preaching...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
A horrifying new version of the bible has been released. There are mixed reviews of this book, even among expected supporters (see Amazon listing). The bottom line is this: the editors of this bible took a select number of verses which condemn...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Habakkuk 1:13 Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and canst not look on iniquity: wherefore lookest thou upon them that deal treacherously, and holdest thy tongue when the wicked devoureth the man that is more righteous than he? For...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
What does the “image of the invisible God” mean? Or, maybe an easier question to tackle is “what must it NOT mean?” Allowing scripture to speak for itself, we can trust that God’s Word is always true. One thing...[ abbreviated | read entire ]