Category Archives: Healing

What did Simon the Sorcerer see in Samaria?

A traditional Pentecostal doctrine says that every case of baptism with the Holy Spirit must be accompanied by the ‘sign’ of speaking in tongues. They deduce this from the incidents in Acts where the two appear together. Of course, the … Continue reading

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Permitting speaking in tongues.

The middle-road approach to the use or non-use of the gift of tongues, as seen in C Peter Wagner’s otherwise very helpful book How to Have a Healing Ministry Without Making Your Church Sick. Wagner does not have a problem … Continue reading

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Allowing Speaking in Tongues

There are a number of common misunderstandings about the gift of speaking in tongues. These result in a certain mistrust of the gift by many church leaders. Because disagreements so easily arise they feel that it is a divisive gift. … Continue reading

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