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Forms of False Christianity: Part 10 – Spiritless Christianity

Only "the church" (that is, the elite/apostolic leaders of it, past or present) or theology/"divinity" "professionals" can hear from the Holy Spirit, and you should accept their teachings automatically as truth. According to Spiritless Christianity, if the Spirit is revealing something contrary in your heart to what the leaders (ancient or present) of the organized … Continue reading Forms of False Christianity: Part 10 – Spiritless Christianity

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Read Through the Bible – Day #94 – Acts Chapter 5

Fate of Ananias and Sapphira But a man named Ananias, with his wife Sapphira, sold a piece of property, and kept back some of the price for himself, with his wife’s full knowledge, and bringing a portion of it, he laid it at the apostles’ feet. But Peter said, “Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #94 – Acts Chapter 5

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Forms of False Christianity: Part 5 – Cultural Christianity

Attending church, doing a few "good works" each week, being Republican, and/or calling yourself a "Christian" makes you a Christian. Or just living in Colorado Springs ("evangelical Mecca") or even in America makes you a "Christian". To sum it up, Cultural Christianity is adding Christianity on to your cultural identity. Cultural Christianity is also calling … Continue reading Forms of False Christianity: Part 5 – Cultural Christianity

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Forms of False Christianity: Part 3 – Prosperity Gospel

Jesus died so you could get wealthy, healthy, famous, successful, etc. on earth. You need to "claim what is yours". Your best life is on earth (rather than in heaven). Of course, this teaching tickles the ears of many, which amounts to more financial profit for the false prophets leveraging the prosperity gospel message. In my opinion, … Continue reading Forms of False Christianity: Part 3 – Prosperity Gospel

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Forms of False Christianity: Part 1 – Vague Christianity

This is the beginning of the series Forms of False Christianity. In this and subsequent posts, we will explore some different types of Counterfeit Christianity, and at the end discuss and define True Christianity. Many of these pseudo Christianity types are frequently seen working conjointly. We begin with Vague Christianity. Vague Christianity Jesus has a wonderful … Continue reading Forms of False Christianity: Part 1 – Vague Christianity

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Why Jesus Hates Religion: Part 2 – Ignorance and Enlightenment

Ignorance and Enlightenment The enemy has used both ignorance and "enlightenment" (or the perception of it) to mislead many. Even the church has been used many times to lead people into darkness - or to keep them there. In the Middle Ages, the Catholic Church capitalized on the ignorance of the laity regarding the truth of … Continue reading Why Jesus Hates Religion: Part 2 – Ignorance and Enlightenment