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Being Filled With The Spirit – Controversial Passages

The Baptism With The Holy Spirit and Speaking In Tongues:

A few select passages in the New Testament have commonly been misunderstood or misinterpreted  regarding the above focus.  Russ Porcella has been a charismatic pastor for nearly 40 years.  This series is intended to address the handful of NT passages that are commonly viewed as problematic by non-charismatic or non-Pentecostal followers of Jesus Christ.  


June 4, 2017:  The Baptism with the Holy Spirit is for every Christian.  The record in Acts.  This is a foundational matter for all followers of Jesus Christ.        View Message Here

June 11, 2017:  1 Corinthians:   Praying in tongues matters both Corporately and Individually.  View Message Video Here

October 22, 2017:  Third in the series.  1 Corinthians 14:23 & 24 are examined in the context of chapter 14.  View Message Video Here

October 29, 2017:  1 Corinthians 12:30 …do all speak with tongues?  Many have stumbled due to this verse.  Pastor Russ discussed the

context of the verse and words.  View Message Video Here

November 12, 2017:  1 Corinthians 13:8 …tongues, they will cease… One of the more commonly misunderstood verses about the      availability of tongues today for all:  View Message3 Video Here