News and Updates from the School of Christ

The Principle of Pledging, by B. H. Clendennen

By Brenda Turnage | February 1, 2024

“But a certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came where he was: and when he saw him, he had compassion on him, and went to him, and bound up his wounds…”

An Opportunity To Sow Into The Kingdom

By Brian Larsen | February 1, 2024

With the uncertainty of our times, political strife between nations, and economic collapses worldwide, God has provided the Church with the resources to fulfill the Great Commission

“It Is A Good Thing To Give Thanks Unto The LORD…”

By Brian Larsen | January 1, 2024

“It is a good thing to give thanks unto the LORD, and to sing praises unto thy name, O most High…” Psalms 92:1.

SOC Summit 2023 Report

By Brenda Turnage | December 1, 2023

During the last week of October,
we were privileged to have hosted
our second SOC Summit.

SOC Nicaragua

By Brenda Turnage | December 1, 2023

Through His mercy, God has blessed our nation of Nicaragua. This year’s work has been one of significant challenges

SOC Bolivia

By Delvis Mercado | November 1, 2023

We traveled to Santa Cruz, Bolivia, to meet with Pastor Oscar Sierras from the indigenous area of Abapo. He contacted the home office of the SOC in Beaumont

School of Christ International Work in Cuba Growing Amid Challenges

By Delvis Mercado | November 1, 2023

I am pleased to share a detailed report on my recent trip to Cuba, where I had the opportunity to work and share the Word of God with the local churches.

Mongolian SOC Brings Victory Amid Oppression

By Joel Pledge | October 4, 2023

We traveled to the Govi Altai region of Western Mongolia for a School of Christ in May 2023. We had been in the same area nine years earlier…

SOC in the Philippines

By Brenda Turnage | October 1, 2023

On June 30th, 2023, we graduated one hundred and seventy students from the 103rd School of Christ International in the Philippines.

Armenian Churches Excited for SOC Return

By Joel Pledge | October 1, 2023

God moved in mighty ways during the School of Christ in Armenia. The national church is excited to have the School of Christ back in Armenia.

Thailand Update

By David Jacobson | September 1, 2023

After being “sidelined” in America due to COVID-19 as of March 12, 2020, I traveled back to Thailand on January 25 to reconnect with the missions we started over 25 years ago.

SOC Ministry Continues In Myanmar

By Andrea Sekhin | September 1, 2023

I have been ministering in several villages in Rakhine, Myanmar. This state has a very small number of Christians and few churches.

Cambodian Prisoniers Heard the Gospel Gladly

By Andrea Sekhin | August 1, 2023

Greetings! Praising the Lord that He allowed me to minister throughout Cambodia. I held services in three prisons…

Training in Brazil Continues to Expand

By Delvis Mercado | August 1, 2023

In a conversation with SOC Director Richard Goebel, he said that our worst enemy is time. There are those that say we have plenty of time to work, but we know we must work quickly because the Lord’s coming is at hand.

Winter SOC in Karelia, Russia

By Brenda Turnage | August 1, 2023

The winter School of Christ in Karelia, Russia, was attended by twenty students. They arrived at our facility hungry to be filled with the Holy Spirit and hear from God.

Mexico Report

By Delvis Mercado | July 1, 2023

The Apostle Paul encouraged the Church of his time and warned us of things that would happen in our time.

SOC Taking Part In Preserving Pentecostal History

By Brian Larsen | July 1, 2023

In May, I had the privilege of visiting the Flower Pentecostal Heritage Center (FPHC) in Springfield, Missouri, with my Pastor, Brother Marty Harden,


By Brian Larsen | July 1, 2023

We want to praise the Lord for the privilege we had this last June to hold the School of Christ International (SOC) School in Denham Springs, LA.

What We Believe

By Brenda Turnage | June 3, 2023

That God’s purpose concerning man is (1) to seek and to save that which is lost

Horn of Africa Report

By Richard Goebel | June 2, 2023

We thank God that the work of the School of Christ continues to grow and strengthen in the Horn of Africa.

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