How often, in a discussion, have you heard of a person being accused hating this or that group because they have disagreed with some aspect of what they say, do or consent to? Who hasn’t been accused of hating many different people because they argued against their lifestyle or theology? It is an invalid argument … More Disagreement does not equal hatred
What do you think the real issue with suggesting ‘You Need More Money’ is with religious people? Is it with the word ‘money’, or ‘more’, or ‘you need’? Here are a few questions for critics – those who oppose the notion of having enough finance to be able to meet the needs of our dependents, … More Do you need more money?
Browsing Hank Hanegraaff’s book, ‘Christianity in Crisis’ on Amazon, this is what he covers in his chapters. PART ONE: TURNING TRUTH INTO MYTHOLOGY 1. Cult or Cultic? 2. Charismatic or Cultic? 3. Cast of Characters 4. Charting the Course PART TWO: FAITH IN FAITH 5. Force of Faith 6. Formula of Faith 7. Faith of … More The Cursed That Roost In Christianity’s Branches
Thanks to Teddy for making us aware of this article, about Andrew Kubala’s plans to host a new Christian TV show to demonstrate the power of the supernatural live. If you go to the link, you can hear Andrew Kubala talk about their plans, and below are the producers’ notes: NOTES FROM THE PRODUCERS Television … More Live Supernatural TV On Its Way
The Hillsong website reads: Faith, Hope, Love. If they were honest with themselves, it should read: Money, Power, Deception. Seems like a strong statement to make. But on their website, in regards to their conference they say: “Hillsong Conference is designed to champion the cause of the local church everywhere.” If they are ‘championing the … More Deception Champions the Cause of Hillsong Conference 2010
I’m glad there are more people authoring on Signposts02 now. We all have different focus. To me, the more authors we have, the more we can enjoy different flavours here on Signposts02. Some may know why I am fiery at the moment, others may not. I thought I might do a bit of explaining. Let … More Plane Deception – How Do We Stand Against It?
Odyssey80 has sent me an article, ‘Truth, Reality, and the Anointing’ by Art Katz. It’s about the state of the Pentecostal church in particular, raising some interesting questions. Here’s a couple of paragraphs which introduce the train of thought in the article: I think I’m sensing something of the Lord’s grief for the condition of … More The State of the Anointing
I found this article in the Mennonite Weekly Review, ‘Praying at the Mosque’, fascinating. It’s about a Christian who prayed at a mosque in Bethlehem twice a week for three months. He built friendships, was invited to homes, and learnt how Christian’s were viewed by those particular Muslim men. He was entirely clear that his … More Bridging the Gap between Muslims and Christians
Courtesy of Teddy, linked from ‘The Objective Truth’ blog – John Mac Arthur’s take on how charismatics find truth – not very flattering…