About Richard

Richard Rupnarain (1956 – ) was born in the former British colony of Guyana. At age 20 he became a licensed minister with the Assemblies of God and took up his first pastorate. He moved to Toronto in 1989, where he currently resides with his wife Sandra and their two children. Presently he serves as the senior pastor of Calvary Worship Center in Mississauga, Ontario. He has written a series of 4 books on his experiences in Guyana as an accountant and pastor, including Spirits of Le Resouvenir, a historical piece on events leading up to the Demerara Rebellion of 1823.

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Be True…to Yourself

“This above all: to thine own self be true” (Polonius to his son Laertes in Shakespeare’s Hamlet). Long before Polonius gave this piece of advice to his son who was on his way to escape from his father’s long-winded speeches, the apostle Paul had given the faithful at Corinth the advice to abide in their…

Detecting Demons in the Pulpit

Now the Spirit expressly says that in latter times some will depart from the faith, giving heed to deceiving spirits and doctrines of demons (1Tim.4:1). The church of Jesus is currently in a mess, especially in the West. As a result it has lost its power and influence and its place of respect in the world. One major…

No Country for Older Men

Now the Spirit expressly says that in latter times some will depart from the faith, giving heed to deceiving spirits and doctrines of demons (1Tim.4:1) It is one of the sad points in the human experience that when things are going well we tend to take life for granted as though it would always be this way.…

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