Rediscover Bethel: Answers to Common Questions and Misconceptions

Rediscover Bethel is a video series that addresses common questions and misconceptions about Bethel Church in Redding, California, specifically regarding our theological beliefs, teachings, and practices. Over the next six weeks, we’ll be releasing videos covering topics such as Bible translations, Jesus’ Deity, Physical Manifestations of the Holy Spirit, Theology of Healing, The Gospel of Repentance, Prophecy, and much more. Watch the videos below to bring clarity and know the why behind who we are and what we do.

 

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Episode 1: Bethel Church’s Beliefs about Jesus, God’s Sovereignty, and Bible Translations


Watch as Bill Johnson and Dann Farrelly discuss their personal history as well as Bethel’s beliefs about Jesus, God’s Sovereignty, Bible Translations, and more.
 


 

Bill Johnson: Jesus Christ is Perfect Theology

“Jesus Christ is perfect theology.” What does that mean? Watch as Bill Johnson and Dann Farrelly discuss and unpack what Bill believes about Jesus Christ is perfect theology.
 


 

Bill Johnson: The Theology of Sickness, and Healing

 

 

Bill Johnson and Dann Farrelly discuss in-depth Bethel’s theology of sickness and healing while answering questions about when someone doesn’t receive healing when prayed for.

 

 


 

The Sovereignty of God

 

 

When it comes to the sovereignty of God, what does that mean for us as believers in Jesus? Is God in charge of everything but doesn’t control everything? How do we know when something is God’s will? Watch as Bill Johnson and Dann Farrelly discuss God’s sovereignty and what Bethel Church believes about God’s sovereignty.

 

 


 

Is The Passion Translation Heresy?

 

 

Have you ever been curious about The Passion Translation or wonder why Bethel Church uses it so often? In this video, Bill Johnson shares why he enjoys the Passion Translation (TPT) and that while he enjoys reading it for personal study, he only teaches and writes his books out of the New American Standard Bible (NASB) or the New King James Version (NKJV).

 

 


 

What Bethel Church Believes About The Gospel and The Cross

 

 


 


 

Communion and The Sacrifice of Jesus for Humanity

 

 


 

Episode 2: Jesus, The Cross, and Preaching

 

 


 

Kenosis and Jesus’ Deity – Was Jesus Fully God and Fully Man?

 

 


 

Bill Johnson: Was Jesus Born Again?

 

 


 

Bill Johnson: Preaching and Faith

 

 


 

The Theology of Sickness, Part Two

 

 


 

The Cross is the Only Solution for Sin

 

 


Cornerstones

1

God is Good

God is good, so we're required to dream big.

2

Nothing is Impossible

Nothing is impossible, so a huge part of our life is designed around taking risk.


3

The Blood of Jesus Paid for Everything

Everything we'll ever need was dealt with at the cross, so we must come to a place of trusting Him in everything.

4

We are Significant

God has made us each to be significant, so we must serve well.

Our Core Values

Identity

- God is Good

- Salvation Creates Joyful Identity

- Responsive to Grace

Discipleship

- Focused on His Presence

- Creating Healthy Families

- God’s Word Transforms


Kingdom

- God’s Still Speaking

- Jesus Empowers Supernatural Ministry

- His Kingdom is Advancing

Service

- Free and Responsible

- Honor Affirms Value

- Hope in a Glorious Church

- Generous Like My Father