Some Calvary Chapel Links Regarding The “Strange Fire” Controversy

Pastor Pat Bible Study, Issues

One of the core distinctives of Calvary Chapel is our openness to the work and ministry of the Holy Spirit, without compromising the importance and centrality of the teaching of the Word of God in a casual and relaxed style. Recently, at the church I pastor, Calvary Fellowship, we have …

Falling On Your Face

Pastor Pat Bible Study, Christian Living, Devotion, Verse of the Day

“So when Moses heard it, he fell on his face.” (Numbers 16:4) Moses was an incredible leader. In the book of Numbers 12-16, we see him deal with gossip, rebellion, and disobedience within the congregation. His response, usually, was to fall on his face and pray to the Lord. This …

Why You Should Feel Loved… (Spoiler: Jesus Wants You!)

Pastor Pat Bible Study, Christian Living, Devotion, Verse of the Day

“And He went up on the mountain and called to HIm those He Himself wanted. And they came to Him…that they might be with Him and that He might send them out to preach.”  Mark 3:13-14 These verses amaze me! It’s speaking of the time that Jesus called the twelve. He …

A New Book! Direction: Discovering & Living the Will of God

Pastor Pat Bible Study, Christian Living, Resources

We are happy to announce the release of Pastor Pat’s new book, Direction: Discovering & Living the Will of God. Check out what some are saying about it: “You can’t get the right answers without asking the right questions. In this book Pat teaches you the right questions to ask and …

Nephilim, the Ark, and More: My Research On Genesis 6-9

Pastor Pat Bible Study

Yesterday I wrote about five take-aways from the life of Noah. They are spiritual realities that can be applied in all of our lives. If you haven’t read it yet, you can check it out here. I hope it will encourage you! The Bible is a book that is meant …