A different gospel. If we or an angel from heaven preach any other gospel then what we have preached let him be accursed. That is what the Bible says. Read Galatians 1 for more. Mormonism, Jehovah’s Witnesses, Christian Science, and all Pentecostal churches that believe in an Acts 29 are accursed for presenting a different gospel that perverts the gospel of Christ. They are like the little boy in Oliver as all they want is some more. I once visited a United Church of Christ which taught that the Holy Spirit should be known as the force that is with you. Holy Star Wars Batman. The church is giving way to a lot of different spirits over the years. The Holy Spirit expressly says that in latter days some will depart from the faith giving heed to seducing spirits and doctrines of devils which is found in 1st Timothy 4:1. Avoid any church that gives you a different gospel from a different spirit.
Does your church follow the ecumenical calendar? Most denominations would know it by that name however the Roman Catholic Church might call it the liturgical calendar. It follows seasons and holidays with time off for good behavior from June through October. Thanksgiving, Advent, Christmas, Lent, Palm Sunday, Easter Sunday, and Pentecost are all in its shadow. I once asked a pastor during Advent that if the Holy Spirit gave him a message to preach would he do it? He responded by saying he would do so after his Advent series. First Thessalonians 5 tells us not to quench the spirit Strangely enough, the ecumenical calendar fellows hurricane season almost day for day. You can even find The Minister’s Revenge on this calendar. It is when on Christmas the pastor says, I suppose I’ll see you all next Easter to his packed congregation and he can say the same thing on Easter. I belong to an independent Bible Church that would by no means Follow The ecumenical calendar. The Holy Spirit is not reigned in by that yearly calendar. The denominations and the Roman Catholic Church can have it.