Are Prosperity Preachers Proclaiming the True Gospel?

Are Prosperity Preachers Proclaiming the True Gospel?

Prosperity theology (sometimes referred to as the prosperity gospel or the health and wealth gospel) is a Christian religious doctrine that financial blessing is the will of God for Christians, and that faith, positive speech, and donations to Christian ministries will always increase one’s material wealth.

A Great Leader in the Church, but a Failure at Home

A Great Leader in the Church, but a Failure at Home

Among the greatest Godly leaders mentioned in the Bible are also the greatest failures as fathers. That seems like an impossible paradox. How can a man be great in his relationship with God while he is an utter failure in his home? But the mystery of truth is that such paradoxes do happen.

There is a Faith that Delivers and a Faith that Eventually Destroys the Believer

There is a Faith that Delivers and a Faith that Eventually Destroys the Believer

I wonder if there is a more disputed, a more misunderstood subject in Christianity than Faith. Perhaps Grace and Law may be a more discussed and more disagreed on subject, but Faith is certainly the most important and the most consequential of ununderstood and misunderstood subjects among Christians.

Why Temptations Don’t Seem To Go Away

Why Temptations Don’t Seem To Go Away

Some years ago, I sat down to counsel a middle-aged man whom I have known since his boyhood. He confessed to me that no matter how instantaneously he put certain vile temptations out his mind during his waking hours, when he was asleep filthy scenes ran riot in his dreams, and, overwhelming his desire to flee from the filthy scenes, he almost always found himself indulging in the sinful acts his subconscious mind conjured up.

The Final State of Maturity in A Christian’s Life

The Final State of Maturity in A Christian’s Life

A Christian has reached the final state of his spiritual growth when he is able to keep Christ’s ‘command to persevere’. "Because you have kept my command to persevere, I also will keep you from the hour of trial which shall come upon the whole world, to test those who dwell on the earth."

You will remain trapped in your troubles…until you surrender unconditionally – Part 2

You will remain trapped in your troubles…until you surrender unconditionally – Part 2

If you have not completely surrendered your life to your Savior, you will find that certain troubles – certain sins and weaknesses, certain entrapping circumstances – are continuing to afflict you mercilessly and preventing you from total peace of mind.

You will remain trapped in your troubles…until you surrender unconditionally – Part 1

You will remain trapped in your troubles…until you surrender unconditionally  – Part 1

In warfare there is a conditional surrender and there is an unconditional surrender of one party to the other. Conditional surrender is usually called a truce. The two warring factions negotiate a ceasefire by each conceding something to the other, with the stronger faction demanding more concessions than offering.