Tag: Debt

Sins of the Prosperity Gospel: Part 1

IN THIS EPISODE of The Tithing Hoax podcast, I explore six ways the Prosperity Gospel does more harm than good to the Christian believer. The Prosperity Gospel, which proclaims God will bless Christians with material riches, as long they have faith, speak positive words and pay tithes, offerings and sow seeds to Christian ministries. This…

6 Ways Preachers Trick You into Tithing

IN THIS EPISODE of The Tithing Hoax Podcast, I reveal 6 ways preachers trick Christians into believing and accepting the false Tithe Doctrine.  Nowhere in the Bible are Christians commanded to tithe.  In addition tithing, as it is practiced in today’s church, it not biblical. The practice of “paying God” 10% of their income is…

Ignorance Plus Tithing Can Equal Home Foreclosure

SCRIPTURE TELLS US that God is no longer winking at our ignorance (Acts 17:30). And ignorance comes with a high price. Just ask Evander Holyfield. He “tithed” $20 million to his church and his mansion ended up in foreclosure. During an ESPN expose on the relationship between professional athletes and prosperity gospel preachers Holyfield was asked…

God Didn’t Show Up and Show Out – Now What?

LET’S FACE IT. Wall Street big wigs aren’t the only ones responsible for the sub-prime lending scandal and the home foreclosure crisis. The Prosperity Gospel played a role too. During the height of the real estate boom, the Prosperity Gospel was also in an upswing. Some preachers were encouraging their congregations to “step out on…