I believe it’s important to know the origins of any movement in order to fully understand it. God’s Word is our first and final authority on the doctrine being preached, but knowing the history of a specific movement clues us in on its influences, and helps us understand the reasoning behind its doctrine.
When Todd Bentley came on the scene, his star shot into orbit so quickly that people wondered where he came from … they had never heard of him before. Weighing his message with scripture, the discerning flock scrambled to get information about him.
The following article is probably one of the most comprehensive I’ve seen on the background that influenced Todd Bentley. It has been posted at Eternal Path, and can be read in its entirety by clicking on the source link.
Todd Bentley, Fresh Fire Ministries and Lakeland Revival
Compiled By S. E. Ray
Canadian Todd Bentley doesn’t look like a minister as some would expect. The 32-year-old openly sports body piercings and tattoos on his arms and neck, which has caused many to question his purpose and motivations. Source.