Gnosticism—Part 1 was given on Dec. 24, 2016. Part 2 explains 20 of the main heresies that still affect and infect most of “Christianity” and even Western civilization. Awareness of these ideologies enables us to better understand today’s world, to be on guard against their influences, and to be even more grateful to God for enabling us to learn, love and live by the pure truth of God’s Word.
Don Hooser is a minister and writer for the publications of United Church of God. He lives in McKinney TX, a suburb of Dallas. He was born in Dallas and grew up mostly in east Texas. His beloved wife Elsie, originally from Detroit, Michigan, died in August 2020. Don's three children and their spouses are members of United Church of God. Mr. Hooser graduated in 1963 from Southern Methodist University with a degree in mechanical engineering, and graduated in 1966 from Ambassador College, Big Sandy. Don and Elsie married two days after Don’s graduation.