Continuing a critical examination of Kenneth Hagin's book: "The Believer's Authority"
Another idea given in the message I mentioned in my last post was "you are filled up in order to be poured out." Basically the idea being, "God wants you to be healthy for the sake of others." -- which is a pious way to say "we shouldn't have to learn self-control, or be self-sacrificing… Continue reading The Silliness of “Saying ‘No’ to Sickness” – Some Additional Thoughts
My wife and I listen to a wide variety of speakers and preachers throughout the week to supplement the preaching we sit under (when we can) on Sunday mornings. One such speaker we listened to recently tried to present a "Biblical view of health and healing" - and basically labeled himself a Pentecostal, if not… Continue reading The Silliness of “Saying ‘No’ to Sickness”
If you have stumbled upon or intentionally come to this post on my blog, I would implore you to listen to and read the articles that the links below lead to. https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/why-john-piper-abominates-the-prosperity-gospel?utm_content=buffer74208&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/story-behind-john-pipers-most-famous-attack-on-the-prosperity-gospel
Yet again I hear of another book which aims to pervert and twist the meaning of a Biblical text so that it will line up with their American ideals. Granted, this particular pastor had a slightly better emphasis and view of God than Joyce Meyer or others of the Word of Faith ilk - but… Continue reading Stop Thinking About You!