Do you feel uncomfortable that you will probably not save China by next week Tuesday? Fear not, you are not alone. Somehow it became the congregation’s job to save the world without giving up our day jobs. How did this happen? Has anyone questioned this reasoning? Is it even biblical? Ephesians 4 all. The reasons … Continue reading FFd version – The Ephesians – 4 furor – how to use the bible to stop Church growth.
Tithing is such a weird thing in the church today. People either love it or get their nickers in a knot about it. Tithing in scripture seems disjointed and confusing. As a result people either ignore tithing or make a big deal out of it. Church elders of course teach tithing as it guarantees a … Continue reading Should I tithe yes or no?
Below is a non-exhaustive copy-and-paste list of teachings and trends that distract the Church from making disciples of nations. Anti-Intellectualism – emphasizes rhetoric (persuasive speaking) rather than intellectual substance. Instructing congregations what to think rather than how to think. Discourages intellectual pursuit and accountability. Antinomianism – Anti-Law as a means to avoid accountability and … Continue reading Teachings and trends that limit Christians and Christianity.