Tag: Tithing

Do You Honor the Lord with Your Tithe?

PROVERBS 3:9 IS sometimes cited among preachers who promote the Tithe Doctrine. The Tithe Doctrine is the belief that Christians must pay God 10 percent of their income. They use Proverbs 3:9 as scriptural evidence to support their Tithe Doctrine. However, as we take a closer look at the verse and place it in context we…

Is Poverty a Curse?

THERE ARE PREACHERS, especially within the Prosperity Gospel movement, who claim that poverty is a curse.  When they say poverty is as a curse it is often mentioned in conjunction with the Tithe Doctrine.  The Tithe Doctrine is a false doctrine that says Christians must pay God 10 percent of their income.  According to some…

Did Jesus Tithe?

PROPOSITION: BASED UPON the tithe commandments of the Mosaic Law Jesus was not required to pay tithes. Objective: To show Christians that if tithing was not required of Jesus then it is not required of them. Introduction One of the misconceptions about the biblical tithe is that God required everyone to pay tithes. However, this is not…

Is God a Mafia Boss?

SOME PREACHERS ARE using mafia-style extortion tactics when they’re trying to get their congregations to tithe. Their gangster gospel makes God look like a Mafia boss.   VIDEO TRANSCRIPT In the movie clip you just saw two representatives of a mafia boss are demanding payments from a local business in order to “protect” the business…