prosperity “gospel”

The Dangers of the Prosperity Gospel

A few weeks ago, I came across an article in the Atlantic Monthly magazine, which bore the extraordinary title “Did Christianity Cause the Crash?” I realize that much of the mainstream media is ready to blame Christianity for almost every societal ill, but this seemed a bit much. As I read through the article, it became plain that the culprit, […]

Reality Check:The Dangers of the Prosperity Gospel

I have long had a challenge with people selling to me.  I prefer to do my homework, decide what I want and then make my purchase with no outside pressure.   This extends to faith as well.   I recently watched a few minutes (this is all I could take!) of a well-known televangelist telling the stadium-sized crowd of his mega church that […]