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Church of Wimps

I read Luke chapter 9 this morning where Jesus reacts to three people who claim they would “follow him” anywhere. A modern mindset would probably expect a reaction along the lines of “Great you have you, buddy!” Jesus instead lays … Continue reading

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When Someone Claims God Will Make You Rich, or Happy …

The next time someone like Joel Osteen (author of Your Best Life Now) claims God just wants to make you happy, or healthy or rich and try to claim that is what the Bible promises, ask them why Paul writes … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss List for April 12, 2016

Victoria Osteen Puts Words in Jesus’ Mouth The Museum of Idolatry has this 44-second gem on display, providing further proof that neither Joel Osteen or his wife Victoria, have any idea what the Bible actually says or means. One of … Continue reading

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A Helpful List of Common False Gospels

Sometime in the past week I found this helpful summary of several false gospels prevalent today, at Growing4Life. Leslie, the author, presents each with a critique, but in an unusually loving tone. I appreciated her concern for the true believers … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss List: Stanley Bashes Small Churches, Break up with Osteen and More

Andy Stanley Claims People are ‘Selfish’ for Choosing Small Churches There’s an uproar going on after North Point pastor Andy Stanley bashed small churches and insulted people who choose them by calling them “selfish” and claiming they don’t love their … Continue reading

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Two Easy to Spot Problems with The Prayer of Jabez

Recently a friend asked me what I knew about The Prayer of Jabez. I’d never considered writing about it before now because I thought it was already played out. It was popular when I was in college (which was some … Continue reading

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Sermon Recommendation: Phil Johnson Health and Wealth

I love Phil Johnson’s sermons. I got to hear him speak at a discernment conference a couple years ago and it was great stuff. So I was thrilled that last Friday’s episode of Fighting for the Faith including a sermon … Continue reading

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