Dwelling Place

Al Pittman

Surviving The Storm

May 14, 2021

Today on the Dwelling Place, we reach the penultimate chapter in the book of Acts, chapter twenty-seven. And once again, Paul finds himself in a dangerous situation. How does he handle it? Let's find out with pastor Al Pittman.

References: Acts 27

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Today we’ll look at chapter twenty-six, where we find the Apostle Paul in the courtroom once again, fearlessly defending the faith. As we read the passage together, consider how you would react under similar circumstances. Your answer just may surprise you.
May 13, 2021
The Apostle Paul is on trial for his belief that Jesus is the Christ, the Messiah. The way he handles himself in court is a testament of how God will give you the right words at the right time in any given situation. Christians face a lot of opposition these days, so Paul’s uncompromising way of proclaiming his faith is a good model for us.
May 12, 2021
When Paul stood before his accusers in a court of law, it may have looked as if it was Paul against many. But, as we’re about to see, he was not alone.  Pastor Al will direct us to Acts twenty-four, where we’re reminded that having God in our corner will always tip the scales in our favor.
May 11, 2021
Today on The Dwelling Place, we’ll see the Apostle Paul have his day in court and the battle of wits that ensues is very intriguing. Pastor Al Pittman will direct us to Acts, chapter twenty-four, where the scene is recorded. The passage before us reveals not only Paul’s heart for the Church, but his determination to do all he could to advance the Kingdom of God
May 10, 2021
If you saw a headline that said one third of the world’s population was being killed, would you believe it? Well, as we’ll find out today, it’s going to happen, because the Bible says so, in Revelation chapter nine. It’s a sad time, and yet we as believers can take heart in knowing that through God’s Grace, we won’t be there to suffer through it. 
May 8, 2021
On today’s broadcast we continue with the Apostle Paul’s testimony. In his testimony we see his simple obedience to the Lord and not just an emotional response. It’s so true that we prove the reality of our faith by our obedience.
May 7, 2021
On today’s broadcast we will hear the Apostle Paul’s testimony and defense before the Jews. Turn in your Bible to Acts chapter twenty two. It’s there we find the apostle Paul finally given his long awaited opportunity to share Jesus with his fellow country men, the Jews.
May 6, 2021
With all the “Judge” shows on TV and all of the high profile criminal trials we see going on, we’re made aware of the importance of a good defense. Here in Acts twenty two, Paul puts on an eloquent defense of his ministry and beliefs, even though he doesn’t have a law degree! 
May 5, 2021
The most important thing we need to be thankful for today is our salvation, through Jesus Christ. We all know where we’d be without that wonderful free gift! That gift is designed to fit everyone, even the most intelligent, the most talented and the most rugged! This was a consistent theme in the Apostle Paul’s ministry to Jews and gentiles alike
May 4, 2021
Reading about people like the Apostle Paul can really encourage us to keep strong in our faith - no matter what the circumstances we find ourselves in. Today on The Dwelling Place, pastor Al Pittman continues his study in Acts chapter twenty one, as we see Paul facing more opposition.
May 3, 2021
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About Dwelling Place

The Dwelling Place features the teaching ministry of Al Pittman, where the aim is to help deepen your faith, one step at a time.

About Al Pittman

Al was born in Panama City, Florida in 1955. His father was a career soldier, so the family traveled extensively. In 1973, when Al was seventeen years old, the family returned from a tour in Germany and settled in Colorado Springs. Soon after, Al realized God’s call on  his life and began serving in the music ministry as a bass guitarist with a Christian band  called, “The Rays of Light.” It was during this time that Al met Norma, and they were married on July 19, 1975. 

Al attended Nazarene Bible College in Colorado Springs, graduating in 1977 with a degree in Biblical Studies. In 1991 Al and his family moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico, and two years later he joined the staff of Calvary Chapel Albuquerque as an assistant pastor and co-worship leader. In the spring of 1997 the Lord called Al and his family back to Colorado Springs to pastor Calvary Worship Center. In 2006, Al earned his Master’s degree and in 2012 he earned his Doctorate degree in Ministry from Trinity Southwest University in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Al and Norma are the proud parents of three children, Renee, Nathan and Reggie, as well as proud grandparents. They covet your prayers for their family and ministry as they endeavor to live a life pleasing to the Father.

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