Author: R. Renee

R. Renee is an author, teacher and entrepreneur. As the co-author of The Tithing Hoax, she created The Tithing Hoax Blog as an additional resource for Christians seeking answers about the practice of tithing. Both the book and the blog are built on the same foundation: Sharing truth, knowledge and spiritual principles for the purpose of empowering others in every area of life.

5 Tips for Getting Out Of Debt

THE PROSPERITY GOSPEL and The Tithe Doctrine give people the impression that they can tithe their way out of debt into wealth. These types of doctrines also create a culture within the church that overemphasizes supernatural breakthroughs as the means of solving money problems. If you listen to a typical sermon about prosperity you would…

Exposing the Seed Faith Doctrine

THE SEED FAITH Doctrine is a common teaching among prosperity gospel preachers and preachers who promote tithing. The basis of the doctrine is that when you sow a seed (money) in faith God will bless you with a 30, 60 or 100-fold increase. The doctrine is based upon a misinterpretation of Jesus’ parable in Matthew…

Are Tithers Suffering for Christ?

IN 2008 USA Today published an article about home foreclosures among Christians. The article highlighted how tithing was a contributing factor in these foreclosures. In one of my YouTube videos I share the story of a 68-year-old woman mentioned in the article. She is a devout Christian whose home went into foreclosure because she paid…