Remembering Rev. Jack D. Goodson

Jack David Goodson was born on August 31, 1930, in Gastonia, North Carolina, to Ferrie Bess Goodson. His only sibling, James, passed away in 1985. Unlike most of his ministerial peers, who were saved in a local church, Jack accepted Christ at the age of 14 as he walked between two mill houses in Gastonia. He had not been reared …

Video: “How The Grinch Stole Missions”

Enjoy this fantastic Christmas video from our IPHC World Missions Director, Dr. Terry Tramel! This is a creative account from Dr. Tramel on How the Grinch Stole Mission. It’s a great reminder that Covid-19 does not have the last word! Please take a few minutes to be entertained, and inspired, to do your part in advancing the kingdom of God.

Help us reach our Global Outreach Goal of $275,000 by December 13th!

Moments before He ascended to heaven, Jesus commanded the church to “GO!” and make disciples of all nations. When you give to the annual IPHC Global Outreach (GO) offering, your money turns into ministry on the mission field around the world. We challenge every IPHC member to give at least a “day’s wage” to the GO offering. Your generous donation …

Surviving Pandemic Fatigue

By Bishop Mike Ainsworth Pandemic fatigue is a sobering reality. We all hoped that COVID-19 would be under control by now. Emotionally, the increasing surge in COVID-19 positive cases locally and throughout the country, is provoking anxiety and cause for discouragement. Continued uncertainty is hard to handle. I heard someone say recently, that we are running a marathon without knowing …

NXT GEN Online Leadership Summit – August 9, 2020

Are you a high school or college student that has felt the Lord leading you towards ministry? Join us for our NEXT GENERATION ONLINE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT on Sunday, August 9th 2020 at 5:00 PM! Our purpose is to connect you with other students and leaders across the Cornerstone Conference through intentional leadership teaching, and zoom breakouts. Our hope is that …

WILL YOU PRAY FOR OUR NATION TODAY?

Independence Day is an important day for all Americans. On July 4, 1776, our nation declared itself to be an independent nation. With the signing of the Declaration of Independence our Forefathers proclaimed to England and the world our determination to become a free country. Our freedom didn’t come easy. It would take several difficult years of war before our …

Ministry Opportunities

Revised: March 31, 2021 Ministry Opportunities – Cornerstone Conference IPHC Pastoral appointments will be made according to one of the following tracks. The Conference Superintendent or his appointee shall meet with the Local Church Administrative Council to determine the best method of selection. Pastoral candidates may be considered from any Conference in the International Pentecostal Holiness Church. In all situations, …

Pastors As Shepherds In A Crisis

By Mike Ainsworth [PLEASE FIND IMPORTANT RESOURCES AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE] I have been praying for our pastors as they try to balance the needs and concerns of their congregations with the unfolding Coronavirus phenomenon and the swift disruptions it has brought to ministry and life. I was reminded of the first time I read the popular book …

The Ultimate Coronavirus Guide For Churches

Ryan Wakefield Church Marketing University About Ryan: Ryan has many years of experience working in the trenches with the local church and has a passion to see churches grow and reach their unique God-given vision.  Ryan graduated from Evangel University with a major in Biblical Studies and a minor in Marketing. … read more As more churches are having to move …

Crisis Leadership, Christian Leadership and the Coronavirus Epidemic

By Carey Nieuwhof Every once in a while you get an ‘I’ve never been through this before’ moment in your leadership, and the current coronavirus phenomenon is one of them.  My guess is there is nothing in your leadership past that is quite like the current COVID-19 pandemic. I led through SARS in 2003, but this has eclipsed anything that happened during …