Waht should be think about the gift of tongues? Pentecostalism bases a lot of its teaching on people's experiences, but our only reliable, authoritative source is the Word of God. In the Bible, 1st Corinthians 14 is the one place that gives substantial, normative standards about the gift of speaking in tongues. Here is a list of what the Lord requires about tongues...
Jack is the teaching elder of Ironworks Pike Community Church. He is a graduate of Columbia Biblical Seminary http://www.ciu.edu.