10-16-2013 “Strange Fire (Day 1): A Plea For The Middle” – Pastor Shane Idleman

October 16th, 2013 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 10-16-2013 “Strange Fire (Day 1): A Plea For The Middle” – Pastor Shane Idleman)

I thoroughly enjoyed day one of the Strange Fire conference…Dr. MacArthur and R.C. Sproul have been forerunners of solid christian teaching in our generation. My article is not to critique, but to plead—plead for the middle ground in regard to the power of the Holy Spirit. “The true saints of God, who have clear heads, and pure, warm hearts, have in all generations had to walk between the two extremes of cold formality on the one side, and wild, ranting fanaticism on the other. Dead formality and the false fire of fanaticism are both Satan’s counterfeits, and he does not care into which extreme the soul plunges… (George D. Watson).
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