Bethany Revival Center

Bringing Hope Through the Power of the Cross

Wichita KS

Enjoy and grow from the various sermon series below.

They will challenge your faith and help you walk with God.

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Salvation and the New Birth

Listen to messages that tell you about getting saved and experiencing the born-again experience so you can make heaven your home; get to know God personally; and live a victorious life, free from the bondage of sin and the devil.

​The Baptism of the Holy Spirit - Pastor John DiZazzo

This study on the baptism of the Holy Spirit addresses the following topics:

  1. Who is the Holy Spirit?
  2. Seven biblical facts about the baptism with the Spirit.
  3. Speaking in tongues: what it is, what its purpose is, its two manifestations, the development of tongues in your life once you've been baptized in the Spirit, and misconceptions / false teachings about tongues.
  4. How does one receive the baptism with the Holy Spirit?


Lesson 1    53:36 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Lesson 2    54:47 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Lesson 3    51:11 min:sec   |  Download  |  Notes

Lesson 4    49:56 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Lesson 5    49:38 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Lesson 6    52:34 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Lesson 7    42:09 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes   (Lessons 7 -9)

Lesson 8    40:52 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes starting on page 16 in notes with Lesson 7

Lesson 9    39:50 min:sec  |  Download  |  ​Notes starting on page 14 in notes with Lesson 7

Lesson 10  42:28 min:sec  |  Download  |   Notes


The Gifts of the Spirit - Pastor John DiZazzo
Part one of this series on the nine gifts of the Spirit, as taught in I Corinthians 12, lays a much-needed foundation for a solid scriptural understanding of the gifts of the Spirit.  Without this foundation, one can easily be led into error.  Part two delves into each of the nine gifts individually.


Part 1  52:08 min:sec  |  Download

Part 2  63:42 min:sec  |  Download


Halloween: its history and a biblical analysis of this unholy day - John Nieder

This is a two-part series on Halloween: its history, and a biblical analysis of this annual practice.  It include interviews with various people, some of whom were personally affected by the occult practices surrounding this unholy day.

The History of Halloween  42:38 min:sec  |  Download
A Biblical Analysis of Halloween   69:46 min:sec  |  Download

The Fundamentals of the Faith and False Doctrine - Pastor John DiZazzo
This is an important series to help ground you in the faith; make you recognize false doctrines that would turn you aside; and strengthen you to stand in these last, evil days. 

This series is in progress.  Additional messages will be added as they are preached.
Part 1 ("The Basis of Error")   55:27 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 2 ("The Inspiration and Foundational Nature of Scripture")   73:59 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Part 3 ("The Eternal Preexistence of Christ")   54:14 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Part 4 ("The Virgin Birth of Christ")   70:51 min:sec  |  Download  |  ​Notes

​    NOTE: Due to the seriousness of the issue presented in this message and because one particular preacher, who has gone down a certain path, has such widespread

    popularity and influence, Pastor John felt it appropriate and necessary to quote him and make known his name.  Normally, Pastor John refrains from providing names while

    addressing something in a negative fashion, but we see in II Timothy 4:14-15 the Apostle Paul did the same thing for the purpose of protecting the flock.

Part 5 ("Who Is Jesus of Nazareth and Why Does It Matter?")   52:44 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes


True Discipleship - Pastor John DiZazzo

This is a series on what it means to be a true disciple of Jesus Christ.  You will understand what the commonly misunderstood phrase "believe on Jesus" means, so you can be assured you are truly saved, born again and on your way to heaven.  You will also learn  what it takes to stand firm in your walk with Christ and to finish the race.

Part 1 ("Anchoring Your Faith")   56:17 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Part 2 ("Trusting the Word") NOTES ONLY, NOT RECORDED

Unfortunately, this message wasn't recorded, but we have provided Pastor John's sermon notes plus additional material on fulfilled biblical and messianic prophecies.​

Part 3 ("Establishing Your Walk")   60:59 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes


​​Transformation by Means of Visitation - Pastor John DiZazzo
This series looks at Isaiah's vision of the Lord in Isaiah chapter 6 and how it is a pattern of how God will transform your life to be more and more like Him.


Part 1  (I Saw the Lord) 60:12 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 2  (Seeing Ourselves)  58:24 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 3  (Seeing Life-Change)  66:26 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Two Plans - Pastor John DiZazzo

God and Satan offer every person two very different plans for life.  Neither one is forced upon you—you choose which plan to follow.  And the choice isn't so much between Satan and God as it is between sin and righteousness.


Part 1  50:02 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 2  52:34 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes


The Way of the Cross - Pastor John DiZazzo
These messages look at the cross as it pertained to Jesus—not only as far the physical torture He endured and the work that God accomplished; but also in terms of what Jesus' attitude, mindset and behavior were in response to it.  They also look at how the cross applies to you today.

Part 1 (The Cross and Jesus)  48:02 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 2 (The Cross and You)  59:46 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Prayer - Pastor John DiZazzo
Prayer should be the single most important activity in your life.  It is communion with your heavenly Father.  These messages bring out the purpose, privilege, priority and results of prayer; and step through the various elements of what is commonly called The Lord's Prayer.

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Part 1  50:04 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 2  58:32 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Part 3  60:31 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Part 4  37:51 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Part 5  55:04 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes

Part 6  60:04 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes


The Building Blocks of Your Christian Life - Pastor John DiZazzo
These messages give the ABCs of Christian growth and development, and emphasize the preeminence that Jesus Christ has, and therefore, must have in your life.

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Part 1  55:07 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 2  59:21 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes


How to Help People Grow - Pastor John DiZazzo
We are commanded to love others with the same love Christ has toward us.  These sermons breaks that down into seven characteristics which, by the grace of God, you should strive to develop that will create an environment that inspires spiritual growth and change in others.

Part 1  48:24 min:sec  |  Download  |  (Notes with Part 2)
Part 2  46:42 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes


So Send I You - Pastor John DiZazzo
This series of messages is about letting the Lord use you in whatever capacity He has chosen to reach souls and disciple them to maturity. 

Part 1 (Catching the Vision) 60:36 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 2 (Seeing the Need)  54:46 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 3 (Reconciliation and Restoration)  63:01 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 4 (Restoration Cont'd)  61:55 min:sec  |  Download
Part 5 (Restoring Your Love) 65:04 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes


How to Draw Near to God - Pastor John DiZazzo
Whether people know it or not, they need God.  These sermons teach you how to draw near to God to make your prayers effective, and they bring out some hindrances that could render them ineffective.

Part 1   51:05 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 2   65:20 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes
Part 3   50:43 min:sec  |  Download
Part 4   52:51 min:sec  |  Download  |  Notes