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Greed-Driven Theology
Tuesday, December 29, 2009

So, which comes first—the bad theology or the greed? Use Scripture to support your position.

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A Modern Cargo Cult
Tuesday, December 22, 2009

John mentioned the cargo cults in his last post. What do you think about the connection between the cargo cults and the prosperity gospel of the Word Faith movement?

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Measuring Oral Roberts's Influence
Friday, December 18, 2009

Oral Roberts died this week and the obituaries have been abuzz with analyses of his life and legacy. The USA Today headline summed up his contributions this way: "Oral Roberts brought health-and-wealth Gospel mainstream." The Los Angeles Times gave a similar snapshot of the man: "Oral Roberts dies at 91; televangelist was pioneering preacher of the 'prosperity gospel'"...

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Loving Scrutiny
Thursday, December 17, 2009

Do you think judging someone’s theology is a loving thing to do? Why or why not?

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GTY Dot Org...Goin' Mobile
Tuesday, December 15, 2009

We don't normally roll out features rapid fire like this, but we didn't want all you non-iPhone users to miss out on all the joy. So, just for you, we've launched a mobile version of our website.

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Grace to You iPhone App
Monday, December 14, 2009

Well, it's finally here—the iPhone/iPod Touch App for Grace to You. When you download this FREE App, you carry forty years of John MacArthur’s Bible teaching in your pocket. That's thousands of hours of in-depth Bible teaching instantly available at the touch of a fingertip.

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Unholy Trinity
Friday, December 11, 2009

I don't watch much television, and when I do I generally avoid the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN). For many years TBN has been dominated by faith-healers, full-time fund-raisers, and self-proclaimed prophets spewing heresy. I wrote about the false gospel they proclaim and the phony miracles they pretend to do almost two decades ago in Charismatic Chaos (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1992. See especially chapter 12). I had my fill of charismatic televangelism while researching that book, and I can hardly bear to watch it any more...

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A Colossal Fraud
Monday, December 07, 2009

Former NASDAQ chairman Bernie Madoff ran a ponzi-scheme swindle for nearly 20 years, and he bilked an estimated $18 billion from Wall-Street investors. When the scam finally came to light it unleashed a shockwave of outrage around the world. It was the largest and most far-reaching investment fraud ever...

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