James Coates

Episode 23: Update on Pastor James Coates and Tim Stephens

There has been some confusion as to the situation of pastors James Coates and Tim Stephens. Their legal status is not as good as we initially had hoped. ==> Subscribe to the Justin Peters Ministries YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNNardZimg4BbwZmrTkjPOw ==> Like Justin Peters Ministries on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JustinPetersMin ==> Visit Justin Peters Ministries Website: https://justinpeters.org ==> Buy…

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Episode 22: Tapping the Brakes

In recent weeks there have been three Canadian pastors arrested for holding worship services. Two of them have been exemplary. With one, however, it is time to tap the brakes in our accolades. My interview with Pastor James Coates (no brake tapping necessary): https://youtu.be/pDkG_2yERAs ==> Subscribe to the Justin Peters Ministries YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNNardZimg4BbwZmrTkjPOw ==>…

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You can’t fence the Gospel

Recently Pastor James Coates was released from prison for continuing to open his Church in the middle of a pandemic. Although released, he wasn’t going to be preaching at the normal Church building. Health officials put a fence around the building forcing the congregation to find a place to worship, essentially in hiding. Is this…

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Episode 13: Erin Coates Interview

Erin Coates, the wife of arrested Canadian pastor James Coates, graciously agreed to do an interview and talk about what they are going through. After her interview, I have included her husband’s sermon on Romans 13 as well as the sermon preached by Associate Pastor Jacob Spenst on the first Sunday of James’ incarceration. Sermon…

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Episode 12: Romans 13 and James Coates

Pastor James Coates was recently arrested for holding church despite a government mandate to limit church capacity to 15% due to COVID. Was he in violation of Romans 13 or was he in obedience to it? Recent articles on this subject I recommend: Dr. Owen Strachan: Christian Preaching and “Public Health”: On Faithful Puritans & Our…

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