The Columbus-area revival pastors at Kimberly Parkway CHOG.
By Adrian D. Powell
Five Church of God congregations organized and participated in revival meetings at five different locations around the Columbus, Ohio, metro area, in early October. The pastors met for over a year together and had planned to do revival differently than the traditional way, and bring hope to the greater Columbus area, which is home to 2.4 million people. Not unlike a progressive dinner, where you might begin at one location and go to a different house for each course of the meal, the pastors agreed to this kind of unique approach. Continue reading
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Lady “C” and Bishop Clarke.
By Carl Stagner
Timothy Clarke wears a lot of hats, and not the kind that cover his head. For example, he’s the founder and chief prelate of Berean Fellowship, an international assembly and partnership with pastors of small to mid-sized churches and young pastors, and those new to pastoral ministry. He’s served as president of the National Inspirational Youth Convention. He’s the author of numerous books, including Bind Up Your Broken Heart, available from Warner Press. His title of bishop (also translated in Scripture as overseer or elder) is no misnomer; his spiritual oversight and influence is widespread across the Church of God. Among his numerous other roles, he’s served as senior pastor of First Church of God in Columbus, Ohio—host church for the next Regional Convention (June 19–20)—for the past thirty-six years. But of all the hats Timothy Clarke wears, his favorite are husband, father, and grandfather. Continue reading
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By Carl Stagner
Since the landmark 2015 Church of God Convention, Church of God congregations and individuals have been looking forward to the release of the videos of the sermons. We’re pleased to announce that the videos are available online—watch them for free! All ten main services, excluding worship music, are uploaded. Those who attended and those who were unable to attend can now relive—or catch up on—those powerful, life-changing moments. DVDs and CDs can be ordered by calling Church of God Ministries at 800-848-2464. Continue reading
By Abbey Doyle
The large stained glass window at Anderson University’s Adam W. Miller Chapel has been a centerpiece of the School of Theology since its placement in 1976. Continue reading