General Superintendent David K. Bernard

David K. BernardThis page is dedicated to news and information from General Superintendent David K. Bernard. Please check often for updates.

 

David K. Bernard is the general superintendent of the United Pentecostal Church International, which has 4.9 million constituents in over 40,000 churches in 228 nations and territories. He founded New Life Church of Austin, Texas, out of which 16 additional churches were started under his leadership. He was also the founding president of Urshan College and Urshan Graduate School of Theology. He earned the master and doctor of theology in New Testament from the University of South Africa, doctor of jurisprudence with honors from the University of Texas, and bachelor of arts magna cum laude in mathematical sciences and managerial studies from Rice University. The author of 36 books with circulation of 900,000, he has been published in 39 languages and has ministered in 70 countries on six continents. He and his wife, Connie, have three children and several grandchildren.


Latest Itinera ry: July, August, Sep tember 2019

 

  Latest News Bulletin:  July 26, 2019

 

David K. Bernard's books and other materials are available for purchase through the Pentecostal Publishing House.

 

Digital booklet download: Stategies for Growth

Aug
Official Notification of Resolutions You may access the resolutions that the Resolutions Committee has voted to present to the 2019 General Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. These resolutions are posted at upciministers.com and are published in the Fall issue of the Forward. Please bring a copy of the resolutions with you, as none will be distributed at the meeting. If you have trouble getting access please contact my office at rmorley@upci.org for a PDF.    Each …
Jul
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David K. Bernard Itinerary July, August, September 2019 PDF Dow nload   JULY   1-2................... Headquarters 6-7................... Gilbert, AZ (Terry Baughman)  9........................ Headquarters 10-12.............. . Mississippi Camp, Raymond, MS (David Tipton)   13-14............... Hodge, LA (Jeff Stroud) & Ruston, LA 16-18............... Headquarters & Missouri District Conference, Hazelwood, MO (Bryan Parkey) 19-20............... 20th Anniversary, Louisiana Spanish Camp, Tioga, LA (Joseph Zambrano)  21...................... Dripping Springs, TX (Steve Green)  22-26............... Grandkids, Austin, TX 27-28............... Alexandria, LA …
Apr
Check out the archive of this recent live broadcast with UPCI General Superintendent David K. Bernard and Dr. Jared Runck, Academic Dean and Assistant Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies at Urshan College. They  discussed biblical teachings about the Holy Spirit and tongues as well as related practical considerations. This broadcast was recorded in the UPCI media studio on April 23, 2019.
Mar
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David K. Bernard Itinerary April, May, June 2019 PDF Download   APRIL   2-3................... Headquarters 4-5................... Tennessee District Conference, Bon Aqua, TN (Ron Brown) 6-7................... Goodlettsville, TN (Tim Zuniga) 9-14................ National Conference, Bangladesh (James Corbin) 15-18............. Leadership Meeting, Asia (Lynden Shalm) 21.................... Easter at New Life Austin 22-24............. Headquarters 25-27............. Maryland/DC District Conference, Ellicott City, MD (Chester Wright) 28 AM............ Baltimore, MD (David Reever) 28 PM............ Annapolis, MD (David Wright) …
Mar
Strategic Growth Initiative The General Board is moving forward with the Strategic Growth Initiative. Each district is developing plans for growth, and to date, 40 districts have submitted their plans. The chair of the Strategic Growth Committee is Jack Cunningham, and the secretary is Ken Gurley. At the recent General Board meeting, the committee presented a template for district plans to address four areas:   New Ministers New Works (preaching …
Jan
David K. Bernard speaks at Because of the Times 2019, “Filled with the Spirit.” (Courtesy of The Pentecostals of Alexandria and Pastor Anthony Mangun)
Jan
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David K. Bernard Itinerary January, February, March 2019   JANUARY   2-3................... Headquarters 4-5................... NJ-DE Ministers & Spouses Retreat, Peddler’s Village, PA (Cindy Miller) 6....................... Wrightstown, NJ (Stan & Cindy Miller) 7-11................ Headquarters 12-13............. Collierville, TN (Terry Hunt) 14-15............. Headquarters 19-20............. Sectional Meeting & Church, Beaumont, TX (Carl Vickery) 21-22............. Because of the Times, Alexandria, LA (Anthony Mangun) 23-24............. Headquarters 27.................... Dallas, TX (Tom Foster) 28-31 ............ Travel & Vacation …
Dec
This interview with UPCI General Superintendent David K. Bernard on the topic, The UPCI in Its Cultural, Social, and Political Context, was broadcasted live on December 12, 2018.
Oct
General Superintendent David K. Bernard and General Director of Global Missions Bruce Howell discuss the strategic growth of the UPCI outside North America. This conversation was broadcasted live on October 17, 2018.
Oct
General Conference We enjoyed great blessings from the Lord at our recent General Conference in Louisville, KY. The estimated peak attendance was 8,200, which is higher than last year and similar to 2016. In just a few minutes each, North American Missions raised $1 million to reach the major metropolitan cities of North America, and Global Missions raised $2.5 million in cash and pledges to send 19 missionary families back to …

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