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.

Sowing Seeds: The New Money Hustle?

IN THIS EPISODE of The Tithing Hoax Podcast, I discuss whether sowing seeds is a new money hustle?  As more Christians learn the truth about tithes, is sowing seeds replacing tithing as way of getting more money out of people? I think more and more preachers are (or will) place more emphasis on sowing seeds…

Thou Shall Sow Seeds to Thy Pastor

IN THIS EPISODE, I address another issue raised by our visitor “Kim” who sent us an email regarding tithing, sowing seeds and other issues.  Today’s topic is Thou Shall Sow Seeds to Thy Pastor. A well-known Prosperity Gospel/Word of Faith preacher visited Kim’s church for his Money Come to Me Conference.  During the conference he…

Making it Rain on the Preachers

IN THIS VIDEO, I explore the practice of “making it rain” on the preachers.  Making it rain is a common practice in strip clubs.  It is a slang term for throwing wads of money at strippers.  I’ve noticed that this same type of practice takes place in the church.  Instead of throwing money at strippers,…

Are Tithing and Sowing Seeds the Same?

IN THIS EPISODE of The Tithing Hoax podcast, I address a question by one of our visitors:  Are tithing and sowing seeds the same thing? The phrase “sowing seeds” is use often in the church, especially among Prosperity Gospel and Word of Faith preachers.  When they use the phrase, they are referring to you giving…