Bethel Church’s new megabucks megastructure will model ‘on earth as it is in heaven’

Marsha West’s extensive article on the Bill Johnson behemoth that is Bethel Church in Redding. (BCR) West notes that “the teaching coming from BCR’s leadership is not in any way connected to historic, orthodox biblical Christianity. BCR has even diverged from traditional Pentecostal and Charismatic theology.” Continue reading article….

Assemblies of God church rejects Bill Johnson/Bethel of Redding teachings

Incredible! Thanks to Holly Pivec over at Spirit of Error for her detailed coverage of this. According to Pivec: On Sunday, September 29, the members of Christian Life Center in Santa Cruz, California, passed a vote of “no confidence” in their lead pastor, Jeremy Anderson, who had brought the controversial teachings of the apostle Bill Johnson, and … Continue reading Assemblies of God church rejects Bill Johnson/Bethel of Redding teachings

Bethel Redding sister church that worshiped Mother Goddess to feature speakers aligned with “The Shack”

[Reader, this speaking engagement was canceled, and the NW Bethesda pastor and Justin and Abi Stumvoll emphasized it had nothing to do with anything written about them] And when we burned incense to the Queen of heaven and poured out drink offerings unto her, did we make her cakes to worship her, and pour out … Continue reading Bethel Redding sister church that worshiped Mother Goddess to feature speakers aligned with “The Shack”

Letter to Lighthouse Trails about “Mother Goddess Worshiped at Bethel Redding Sister Church” article

Mother Goddess Worshiped at Bethel Redding Sister Church: The article LHT posted by Carl Teichrib says it all, “Earth Day and a Total Transformation for a Post-Christian World.” Mother Earth is the Deity and the so called church is now switching over to worship of this pagan deity. And no marvel, they are already totally apostate, so don’t … Continue reading Letter to Lighthouse Trails about “Mother Goddess Worshiped at Bethel Redding Sister Church” article

Mother Goddess worshiped at Bethel Redding sister church

[Reader, the video has been removed by Bethesda NW. Anticipating this, a copy has been saved and the video will soon be restored.  Transcriptions in the article below] The unclean spirit behind the goddess of The Shack, the novel written by Paul Young, is still at work. It seems more than coincidental that Bethesda NW, … Continue reading Mother Goddess worshiped at Bethel Redding sister church

Bethel Redding is a shark tank-woe to Bethel

I believe there must be some (a few?) within the Bethel Redding movement who are saved in spite of all the strange teachings. God knows who is saved, I do not. But this bells-and-whistles theology continues to draw people, and Bethel Redding’s reach is long indeed. And so there are those who warn. According to … Continue reading Bethel Redding is a shark tank-woe to Bethel

Bethel’s False Teaching On Healing

By Rick Becker 28 April 2022 Bethel Church are currently promoting their upcoming Healing School (May 10-13, 2022). “Activations, impartation, and miracles, miracles, miracles” don’t come cheap at Bethel. It beggars belief that Bethel have the audacity to charge $165 per individual for a slice of pie in the sky. Their “pie in the sky” is … Continue reading Bethel’s False Teaching On Healing

Bethel Music–A Trojan Horse

According to Rick Becker of Famine In The Land: Music is a powerful medium, a catalyst for our emotions. Way back in 1713 Johann Mattheson, a German music theorist, made the connection between major and minor keys, and the moods they induce. Two examples – D# minor- distress, melancholy, angst; D major – triumphant, victorious … Continue reading Bethel Music–A Trojan Horse

REDISCOVERING BETHEL–DIVINATION, MYSTICISM AND VAIN IMAGINATIONS

Rick Becker of Famine In The Land writes: Bethel church Redding is currently promoting a series of videos called “Rediscover Bethel.” The goal is to clear up any misconceptions, and silence critics. Dan Farrelly, associate pastor and Dean of the Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry carefully coaches spin “apostle” and “prophet” Bill Johnson and Kris … Continue reading REDISCOVERING BETHEL–DIVINATION, MYSTICISM AND VAIN IMAGINATIONS

Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry linked to 123 Covid 19 cases

According to the Christian Post (10/8/20): A California higher education institution affiliated with the controversial Bethel Church had more than 120 students and employees test positive for COVID-19 in the past two weeks, local health officials have said. The Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry, based in Redding, had 123 students and staff test positive for … Continue reading Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry linked to 123 Covid 19 cases