Tag: pentecost

Pentecost at Hong Kong Cornerstone Church

Missionary Tommy Smith, regional superintendent Southern Pacific, sent the following report to World Missions: “Xaris Villa, is a single, female Filipino Exhorter who pastors the Cornerstone Church of God in Hong Kong and is also an elementary school teacher at a prestigious school in the city. She desires to take the Licensed Ordained exam soon. […]

Celebrating Pentecost

And when they had prayed, the place where they had gathered together was shaken, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak the word of God with boldness (Acts 4:31). In 1896, many members of the Church of God experienced a spiritual outpouring they identified as the baptism of the Holy Spirit. Because it was so similar to the experience of the early Christians on the day of Pentecost, it […]