I have been going back and listening to old episodes of the Rob Cast. I recently listened to Episode 27 with Carlton Pearson (included below). Rev. Pearson has a story very similar to Rob Bell’s. He was a prominent member of the Pentecostal community until he began to see another reality.
He went from pastoring a church with thousands of people to having so few parishioners that they lost their church building. But he continued to do as the Holy Spirit called him to do despite the tremendous personal cost.
About an hour and fifteen minutes into the conversation, Rev. Pearson talks about sharing communion with Trinity Episcopal Church. When his church lost their building, Trinity invited them to use their building after their last service.Continue reading