BILL JOHNSON

BILL JOHNSON

Johnson was born in Minnesota in 1951 and became a Christian as a young child. Soon after, Johnson read seven books on prayer, which significantly affected his perspective and subsequent ministry.

Johnson's father, Melvin Earl Johnson (1929-2004) was the senior pastor at Bethel Church in Redding from 1968-1982 and subsequently became Executive Officer of the Northern California/Nevada District Council of the Assemblies of God. Earl Johnson had four children, all of whom are in full-time ministry.

Bill Johnson and his wife have three children: Eric, Brian and Leah.

Bill Johnson (August-24-2021) Watch Sermon: Sin Violates God's Original Design.  Bill Johnson shares how sin violates God’s design for our lives. Following God’s design for our lives brings honor to God, and brings pleasure and delight to us. The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. It strengthens our conviction, which increases our awareness of our purpose and original design.

Bill Johnson (August-24-2021) Watch Sermon: God is making a way for you, trust Him

Bill Johnson (August-20-2021) Watch Full Sermon: Kingdom Abundance - Discipling Nations. How can we disciple nations if we do not understand kingdom abundance? In the third and final week in a series on kingdom abundance, Pastor Bill discusses the power of generosity, being content in all circumstances, carrying the spirit of excellence and investing to increase. This message will help you step into greater financial blessing and personal breakthrough to shape the course of history!

Bill Johnson (August-17-2021) Watch Q&A: Why Did God Harden Pharaoh's Heart? Does God harden hearts? Bill Johnson responds to a question regarding Exodus 9: 12, where the Lord hardened Pharaoh's heart. God will bring transformation to our lives through His word when we keep our hearts soft before Him. Repentance is a gift that brings transformation and life. 

Bill Johnson (August-13-2021) Watch Full Sermon: Building With Thanksgiving and Joy. Do thanksgiving and joy affect mental health? Bill Johnson teaches how thanksgiving and joy are keys to mental and emotional health. Staying thankful reminds us of God's goodness and fills us with hope for the future. Joy comes from hope. Is there anything in our lives that God does not already have a solution for?

Bill Johnson (August-12-2021) Watch Sermon: There's Already A Solution. Bill Johnson speaks about thankfulness and how God is always faithful. Before there was a problem God has a solution for us.

BILL JOHNSON (August-11-2021) Watch Message: The Church's Responsibility with Politics. Bethel Senior Leader Bill Johnson and Bethel Associate Pastor and Dean of BSSM Dann Farrelly discuss the church's responsibility with politics

Bill Johnson (August-10-2021) Watch Q&A: Moving Forward After Disappointment and Loss. Bill Johnson shares how to process disappointment and loss. Navigating disappointment with a soft heart, and dealing with things quickly will keep discouragement from taking root in our heart.

BILL JOHNSON (August-09-2021) Watch Message: Is Bethel Church a Cult? Bethel Senior Leader Bill Johnson and Bethel Associate Pastor and Dean of BSSM Dann Farrelly discuss whether Bethel is a cult. This is from the final episode of the series.

BILL JOHNSON (August-07-2021) Watch Message: The Seven Mountains Dominionism. Bethel Senior Leader Bill Johnson and Bethel Associate Pastor and Dean of BSSM Dann Farrelly discuss the idea of seven mountains dominionism. This is from the final episode of the series.