Category Archives: The Prosperity Gospel

What Does the Bible Say about the Prosperity Gospel?

Now they have new covetous sayings: “I’m believing God for the land next door”…… “Believe it and receive it”……”Name it and claim it”…… “Blab it and grab it”…… In the prosperity gospel, also known as the ‘word of faith’ movement, the believer … Continue reading

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WARNING! Greatest Attack on Christianity Since Apostolic Times!

What on earth is going on in the Christian church?  To begin with, I would like to recount an experience I had.  One evening I was walking past a church meeting.  My attention was drawn by a strange singing. I … Continue reading

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Is the ‘Name It Claim It’ Teaching Biblical?

The ‘name it and claim it’ or ‘prosperity gospel‘ is not biblical and is in many ways antithetical to the true gospel message and the clear teaching of Scripture. While there are many different versions of the name it and … Continue reading

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Prosperity Gospel: Another Gospel

There is hardly any doubt that Job and Abraham were rich because God had blessed them. Can we reason from that conclusion that true Christians are going to be rich—that God will always bless them with material wealth because of their faithfulness in … Continue reading

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Is the “Prosperity Gospel” Heresy?

Recently I talked with a reporter for a major metropolitan daily newspaper about Pentecostalism. He called me after interviewing (he said) many scholars about Pentecostalism. He said that the people most enamored with Pentecostalism were non-Pentecostal religious scholars; none of … Continue reading

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Why the Prosperity Gospel is Wrong

The prosperity gospel – or health and wealth gospel – started as a movement in the 1940s.  It teaches that God wants Christians to be prosperous financially, physically, spiritually, and in every other aspect of life.  The supporters of this … Continue reading

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Prayer of Release from the Prosperity Gospel (seeker-friendly churches)

Almighty Father, I come before You in repentance of heart.  I lift up my prayer to You and I will look up and direct my prayer to You.  I will kneel before my Maker and spread out My hands to … Continue reading

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