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 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: October, November, December 2018

 

  Latest News Bulletin:  October 16, 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 …
Oct
The UPCI As a Multiracial Church Recently, there has been a discussion on social media about racism and the United Pentecostal Church International (UPCI). Many people have described personal experiences both positive and negative. On the day after the original post, I met with the couple who initiated the post. We had a cordial and productive conversation. They expressed appreciation for the overall direction of the UPCI but shared their …
Oct
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David K. Bernard delivered the General Superintendent’s Message, at the UPCI General Conference, September 24, 2018, Louisville, Kentucky:  
Oct
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David K. Bernard Itinerary October, November, December 2018   OCTOBER   5....................... New York City 6....................... 50th Anniversary, Old Westbury, NY (Doug Davis) 7....................... St. Albans, Queens, New York City (Lincoln Graham) 8-10................ Headquarters 12.................... 70th Anniversary, Brownwood, TX (Kenneth Colegrove) 13-14............. 10th Pastoral Anniversary, Wichita Falls, TX (Gene Holley) 16-17............. Headquarters 18-19............. Young Ministers Conference, Fayetteville, GA (Stephen Worley) 20-21............. Jackson, GA & Conyers, GA (Michael Patterson) 22-26............. Headquarters, Division …
Sep
Youth Ministries UPCI Youth Ministries has achieved a record Sheaves for Christ offering of $5,364,411.42. This represents a tremendous investment of time, energy and resources. We appreciate all who have worked together to make an eternal investment into the kingdom of God. Below are a few highlights of this year’s offering: The largest offering in SFC's 66-year history Increase of $523,975.46 from last year’s offering 39 of 56 districts experienced an increase 11 …
Sep
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Check out this recording of the recent live Bible and Doctrine Q&A with David K. Bernard, ThD, JD and David Norris, PhD.
Sep
Hurricane Florence Please pray for the East Coast and Gulf Coast as they are facing dangerous hurricanes. Hurricane Florence, a major hurricane, is expected to hit the East Coast this week, causing significant damage. Reach Out America (ROA), the UPCI-endorsed domestic relief agency, is mobilizing for action. ROA is a member of National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (VOAD) and is coordinating its efforts with the Federal Emergency Management Agency …
Aug
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Check out the archive of this recent live broadcast about  the development of the UPCI with David K. Bernard and Jerry Jones:

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