The church is leading you to hell

As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore and repent. – Revelation 3:19.

Much of the church today is living a lie. Many of you have been told continuously that you are saved and headed for heaven. Nothing could be farther from the truth. Many of you are heading directly to hell. The systemised lying that is going on in the church has deceived the pastors and the people alike. It is a case of the blind leading the blind. You all need to pray – fervently because many of you are “lost”. No matter what you call me, no matter how you view this issue, no matter what position you have, no matter what church you attend, you have to admit that something is wrong with the church.

Below are eight facts why the church is leading you straight to hell:

1. There is almost no evidence whatsoever that the early church had their “services” on a Sunday. They gathered together ‘from house to house’ virtually every day! People did not dress up and “go to church.” There were no denominations or separate groups with different ‘labels.’ They lived their lives together – And the apostles in Jerusalem preached everyday at a huge open-air gathering, not “hidden away” inside four walls. Church buildings do not exist in the Bible. They were invented around 200-300 AD, when the church was in serious decline. Church buildings are anti-New Testament, and they bring with them a host of problems and traditions. It was when the church fell into the hands of Rome that this concept of the “cathedral” took over. And today, we are still spending millions building these beautiful monuments while the worshippers are starving.

2. The words “prosper” or ‘prosperity’ were NEVER used by Jesus at all – and only mentioned a few times in the entire New Testament. Yet our greedy pastors have built kingdoms upon them. The words – “sell what you have and give to the poor” and “deceitfulness of riches” and “you cannot serve God and mammon” and “woe to you that are rich” were DEFINITELY used by Jesus and the apostles, but you don’t hear them preached by your pastors, do you?

3. Tithing is not a New Testament practice at all. And it is being shamefully abused by today’s preachers. In the Old Testament, tithing was only applicable to Jews and to the land of Israel and that was at a time when a great number of them lived in Babylon, Ammon, Moab, Egypt and Syria. As a result of that, the land they occupied became tithe-able lands. Tithes were not acceptable from Gentiles’ lands. So my brothers and sisters, you need to ask your pastor why he is collecting tithes here in Nigeria. Also, the only people authorised to receive tithes were the Levites – (Hebrews 7:5). If your pastor is collecting tithe from you, ask him if he’s from the tribe of Levi. Even Jesus who was a Jew couldn’t collect tithes because he wasn’t from the tribe of Levi but from that of Judah. And if your pastor insists that being a worker in the lord’s vineyard qualifies him as a Levite, please remind him that Levites had no land and did not own properties.

4. The Jesus of today’s church is a “Father Christmas,” a Jesus who exists mainly for our own “happiness;” a Father Christmas who wants to rain down continual blessings upon us; a Jesus of grace and mercy without judgement, righteousness or truth. Our gross misrepresentation of who Jesus really is, is one of the most serious offences of today’s church. We worship a “plastic” Jesus – one that we have painted in our own image. What an offence to God.

5. What we have today are churches that are so loose that they excuse any sin or misconduct, including homosexuality and adultery. Aren’t we supposed to accept only the truth of God’s word? But instead, we have opted for a modern church that is socially based, smooth and sophisticated, and presented like a Nollywood movie with men and women of ogboni fraternity dressed in their occultic regalia occupying special seats during services. Something is wrong!

6. What happened to the strong calls for repentance that brought thousands down to the altar to repent and ask Jesus Christ to save their souls? This is the litmus test for Christianity; it is the essence of the Cross; it is the great commission that Jesus commanded us with. If your church is not winning souls, then it is like a barren woman, and it is a shame. Something is wrong!

7. What happened to the outpouring of the Holy Ghost? Do we even know what it means anymore to feel the presence of the Spirit of God descend on a service and fill up the room with holiness? Or we just love that party atmosphere and excitement when the choir plays a boogie-down song? Or we love to scream “ride on pastor” in the excitement we get when some charismatic preacher works the crowd? It’s been so long we’ve felt the presence of the Holy Spirit that we don’t know what it is anymore. Something is definitely wrong!

8. Lots of pastors are aware that there is something very wrong with the church today. They know there is little ‘fear of the Lord.’ They know there is no deep repentance or deep moving of the Holy Spirit.
They know that it is just the same old “game” being played every week. A lot of them are very aware of this, but they will not do anything about it. They will not rock the boat. And they will destroy anyone who comes along trying to do something. They do not want any reforms. There is too much to lose. They have their careers and their “kingdoms” at stake. This is the truth of the matter. Most of you are worshippers of your pastors and not God. Many of you are hell bound. So pray my brothers and sisters. Pray for your souls. Let me stop here and leave room for you to call me names. But do remember that the church is leading you to hell – not me!

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  1. Shaba Reply

    In as much as Muslim, your post make sense and clear message

    • rock Reply

      God bless etcetera.what u just pointed out rite now took me back to d scripture dat says many are called few are chosen my brother d chosen ones are those dat are not ignorant,the ignorant ones may God help us

  2. Afunugo Reply

    Etcetera,as much as it still makes sense,the issue of tithing still stands.Just because it was commanded in the Old testament doesn’t mean its not valid.Leviticus 19 commands us not to print any mark on our body(tatoos).Does that mean it has been cancelled since Jesus didn’t say anything about it?There is nothing wrong in giving a tenth of yur earnings to God.After all,it is still God that gave it to you.

    • Ben Reply

      And the verse before that says “Do not cut the hair at the sides of your head or clip off the edges of your beard”
      Guess we shouldnt cut or trim our hair or beards either or wear clothes with 2 materials as mentioned in verse 19.
      We pick and choose what suites us the most and ignore every other thing in the bible.

    • fidza Reply

      Actually tithing was only reserved for the tribe of Levi as they didnt have an inheritance of the land, this is why the saviour nor the apostles received tithe, because they were not from Levi. When the temple got destroyed, and when the saviour died that system got done away with, thats why Acts 4:36 shows that a levite now owned land, which they couldnt do previously, because he understood that their office was now over. If you give tithe to a pastor today you are simply sinning as its not a command from the almighty but a man made doctrine. You can only give offerings like what Paul asked for but not an actual tithe. People like referring to Malachi about robbing the almighty yet when you start from the beginning of the book it clearly shows he was speaking to the levites not the other tribes, so we see people being decieved because they simply just lack knowledge of truth and facts…

    • Spencer Soyemi Reply

      Give your tithe to a those who beg for alms. I dare you. Tithing for a reward or a plaque from church as the highest giver to the kingdom of GOD. Please love your neighbor as yourself.

    • Anonymous Reply

      God bless you ❤

  3. Omo Alayo Reply

    My mom is a pastor and I must admit that almost all your writings are true. The NEW churches are really found wanting of what a true CHRIST-LIKE church is or supposed to be. I hope some of the leaders of our New churches get to read this. More grace to your elbow

  4. perce Reply

    Pls stop this heresy,salvation is personal do wise up brother?!!

  5. oj Reply

    you have spoken exertly what i have been saying and they end up calling me anti Christ,i always tell them i am the pro Christ and you are the anti Christ the difference is you don’t know it yet

  6. David Reply

    It is well highlighted etcetera, this calls for the christians to go back to the Bible, which is the basis of our followership (the gospel matthew to John). When we individuaLly know what Christianity entails, we will guide our heart with all diligence and zealousness, bcos discernment would definitely be your watchword as you go. The ball is always in our Court, bcos we have our will power to choose what we really want. A word is enough for the wise. Well done etcetera

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  7. bolo dipo Reply

    I’ve always had dsame sentiments. Kudos brother for saying this out…

  8. Apostle Reply

    My dear, all you have said concerning the church and its officials are true. But I will not fail to say that the good and real ministers of the gospels are still out there. The only problem is that the fake ones are more than the good ones. An adage in igbo language states that “when one finger obtains an oil, it seculate the oil all over the other fingers.” The church is not leading anyone to hell, only the evil pastors and prophets, are misleading the people. Thanks anyway for the tip

  9. peter Reply

    go and read your bible well

  10. Anonymous Reply

    Let the truth be told,well done my brother,I just wish they will listen and understand.it needs a deep thought

  11. mr.umar saeed Reply

    Actually what he says are nothing but the bitter truth because almost the same thing apply to islam
    But what I suggest is that we should worship God not our preachers,meaning follow God’s commandmend
    May the almighty see us trouhg
    Ameen.

  12. Ebenezer Reply

    May God help us. All I want Is dat d death of Jesus christ on d cross of calvary shouldn’t be in vain over my life

  13. obaji stephen Reply

    What u,ve just preached some r fact but d truth still remain dat u shall knw d truth and d truth shall set u free, cos wen a purpose of a thing is not discovered abuse is always inevitable, d truth u knw and wrightly applied shall set YOU free.

  14. Ebenezer Reply

    May God help us. All I want is dat d death of Jesus Christ on d cross of calvary shouldn’t be in vain over my life

  15. uncle white Reply

    I like that post but my question is which way forward?

  16. Anonymous Reply

    You are an ignorant sanguine person …this post’s just ludicrous I end with this excerpt from the book of Proverbs 3: 7 Be not wise in thine own eyes:
    fear the Lord, and depart from evil. (KJV)

  17. Goke Reply

    You are an ignorant sanguine person …this post’s just ludicrous I end with this excerpt from the book of Proverbs 3: 7 Be not wise in thine own eyes:
    fear the Lord, and depart from evil. (KJV)

  18. Rafael Reply

    A lil bit BIAS but makes a lot of sense.In my opinion I believe in tithe and it does work for me

    • Anonymous Reply

      How does tithes work for you. For tax purposes?

    • Uc Reply

      How does your tithe work for you?In building Schools,or road,or hospital? what exactly biko?We don’t practice an Aristocratic government so If you pay tithe and you don’t pay your Tax you have sinned against God that was the reason for tithe to meet the need. I am sure God must be laughing at us right now.Sum people pay tithe yet their neighbor’s child is not in school cant even afford meal.Who do you know does not pay tithe and gets punished by God.Thanks to our mega pastor for the constant fear they put in people. I know the truth and live Christ like life.To love was the reason he came and died and Love is what the early christian preached But love is what is missing in today’s christian.God help us

  19. Uwaga..Chinedu Reply

    I…think..you’re..making..sence.

  20. Jayson from Dubai Reply

    You are missing it..do you know that salvation is of the Jews and not of the Gentiles…does that mean we can’t be saved…read the scriptures well and ask for understanding from the Holy Spirit..before you start a write up like these..Jesus said as long as you believe in him that’s all that matters…its your personal conviction..as regards Tithes study the book of Malachi and what Paul said as regards it in the new testament..because you are saying as if the old testament is no longer part of the Bible..you forget that our Savior Jesus Christ was mentioned in the book of Isaiah about how he was going to save us all…don’t just read one part of the Bible and forget the other part..my brother pls read the Bible well and get understanding from the Holy Spirit..if you need more convincing pls go see a real man of God or a true pastor or someone who is more into the Bible…I agree in some part of your article but not all….God Bless you and may he grant you understanding in all that you do..I love you…stay blessed Jesus loves you..

    • potter Reply

      Jayson from dubai
      you av spoken well am with you we all need the help of the holy spirit to understand the Bible God bless you.

  21. Tunde Reply

    Etcetera each time I look forward to your write up, with out been biased u av said nothing but the truth. Nice write up.

  22. dochina Reply

    I c truth in ur article BT 1 am not in agreement wit u is d tithe part,,”give onto ceaser what belongs to ceaser and give onto God what belongs to God…..I tink DT verse says it all,,,,even though its given to d pastor,we have indirectly given to God#my thoughts#

    • Debby Reply

      yea.. i agree with the rest but the issue of tithe is faulty. some revelations have shown that some people are in hell because they didnt pay tithe. its not only about paying tithes but being faithful to it.

  23. Yemi Reply

    And what would you say about Mt 23:23 n Lk 11:42 concerning tithe…throw more light.

  24. Ibrahim Reply

    The Truth shall set them free. This is a clear message

  25. chibueze Reply

    all you have said is true, but you see all of these things were prophesyd ova 2000years ago by John abt the end time. but know that God still had his elect and salvation is very personal. he said in the last day many shall preach for dia stomach sake for as long as they preach the gospel good. just live your life. dont judge, 4get ppl and do your tin. try to make heaven and help odas do the same.

  26. invincible xang Reply

    My pastor preach poverty and his four children are in private school in Lagos n fly abroad and funny inglish accent! Make una wise up!

  27. henry.sunday Reply

    I agree with you but that of tithe is of the lord it’s what the church use for its maintenance. Many new generation churches today don’t even know talk more of preaching what true salvation is all about. All they care about is prosperity so they will gain more members and then make there money.

  28. Ben Reply

    I wish ur write up wud lead many to heaven bt i tell u d truth it has done more damage Dan good, u dnt speak of God d way u just did something r facts bt nt all are true. Dnt b emotional about d things of God d truth is before u stand and say anything about d church what have u done to achieve what God expect of u. I love dat part about d Holy Spirit but can u beat ur chest and ascertain He asked u to write dis? Stay in d secret place bring revelations its d only thing d church needs rit nw nt dis logical conclusions.

  29. DANIEL UMUKORO Reply

    I know a true Christian would never be decieved by this crap.This is the handi-work of the anti christ.

  30. OKOYE Reply

    I THINK D WAY FORWARD IS FOR EVERYONE BOTH CHRISTIANS, MUSLIEMS, PEGAN E.T.C TO PRAY FOR HOLY SPIRIT OF GOD TO DIRECT US IN ALL OUR WAYS. I THINK WITH DIRECTION OF HOLY SPIRIT, WE WILL MAKE D HEAVENLY RACE. MAY GOD ASSIST US, AMEN

  31. elvis Reply

    You just said what I have been saying bro. Truth is bitter.

  32. BUKOLA Reply

    D tithe dey are taking wat is it use 4.As pastor’s salary.

  33. elvis Reply

    Truth is bitter,the church of today I do not understand anymore.

  34. Son Reply

    No need for church and all that..just worship God..be very close to him pray to him always..did the bible david,elijah,elisha,daniel,etc went to church..christians open ur eyes stp being clueless

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  35. Egbon Reply

    Woe to worshipers of Those Evil men called Men of God. Thumbs up bro!

  36. tunde Reply

    Tithe is commanded by God and thus can’t be debated, 10% of your income while your offering is freewill, it depends on what you feel you can afford. Also note that how the church spends your tithe is none of your business, you are not God’s accountant nor auditor… your part is to fulfill God’s commandment, and leave how it’s spent to God. Aside these two, every other due in church is not compulsory and so must be from your heart.
    If we claim tithe isn’t in the New Testament then why are we still claiming abraham’s blessings which ofcourse is in the OT.

  37. Prince Sammyhal Reply

    Well, you’ve made a good write-up. Do u know wat Church in its real sense means before u made ur pronouncement? Jesus said I’ll build my church n d gates of hell will not… Jesus said I know my sheep n dey know me. N lastly, Paul said in Gal. 6v1… So are you part of the committee God will use to judge everyone? Before ur affirmative insinuation. Let me ask you pls, what dyu have in d system nw dat was nt excavated by the church? Schl, hospital, name dem… May God be merciful unto u.

  38. Felix Reply

    My brother you are correct in your points those points are my worries all the time,but most time I get a quick reminder of the scripture that says “be on your gard because on the last day many will come on my name”I have my eyes wild open no Church can confuse or Leeds me to hell,it shows that you are also watching and taking note but be careful not to be confuse and get lost also my brother thank yon

    • Lavinia Reply

      my aunt is in the 'new' dark days of wiov&hoddw#8230;haoing cared for my paraplegic uncle since the age of 21, she lovingly cared for so many of his needs for 54 years. thanking God for her loving friends who check on her and praying He gives her the rest she needs as she learns this new season

  39. ifeoma Reply

    God will surly bless u cos of this post i told my friend just few days ago tht no Nigerian will enter heaven

    • Prince Sammyhal Reply

      Heyyyyy, so u ar prepared for fire before u can say no Nigerian. Anyway wat abt dose there already? B wise n b a good listener dan a swift speaker. May mercy speak for u dis day.

  40. William Smith Reply

    Words and deeds are not important in a Christian’s life, all that matters is Christ paid all.
    Salvation is not in the church but in the heart, church helps us to gather with fellow believers, to encourage us that we are not in this race alone, but we have others but not to save us. only Jesus can save.
    And about tithing, i wont say much but it has open doors in my life i am a testimony to it. You can try it and it it doesn’t help u can stop it.
    God richly bless you for your opinion and i choose the whole bible not part of the bible

  41. sam Reply

    Nice 1 bro,let the truth b hd.

  42. ifeoma Reply

    God will surly bless u fr dis post I told my Frnd jut few days ago tht no Nigerian will enter heaven

  43. Cherry Reply

    Happy are those who did not see but believe. Read your Bible and do what God ask of you. Don’t believe human. Fake Prophets must come.

  44. JK Saputu Reply

    who ever wrote that post should seek God’s wisdom and the Holy Spirit for him or her to understand God’s word well. Wasn’t it Jesus who overturned the tables of money changers in the church, and said this house shall be called a house of prayer not a den of thieves? Wasn’t it the same Jesus who use to preach the good news in the temples? Then how do you say that church buildings doesn’t exist in the bible. Even king solomon belt a church for God.

  45. NNEKA Reply

    D ONLY SOLUTION TO D WAY WE ALL LIVE OUR LIFE IS FOR US TO ALWAYS PRAY AND ASK ALMIGHTY GOD FOR HIS HOLY SPIRIT TO TEACH & DIRECT US ALL IN OUR DAILY LIFE

  46. ndubuisi Reply

    Many people open up arguments or discuss as you may call it but without minding the after effect”what do you beleive in”and do you mean that the world will remain like it is 2000yrs without evolve or change?

  47. Bino Reply

    The fact that we accepted the foreign religion, it’s only pertinent that we accept other things that are written in the book that guides the religion. U can chose to remain poor as a Christian n not be able to provide for ur family n u ll lose every respect. Life is a choice, allow every one to chose what they want to believe in and u can continue believing in ur African traditional religion. No one cares.

  48. Xaideen Reply

    U said it all

  49. DILO Reply

    you gat this all wrong Mr… How can you say the church is Leading us to Hell..?? the fact that you generalized the church, makes your issue SENSELESS.. It’s some churches and not “the Church” How dare you say The Church.. ??? Who are You anyway..??

  50. SAVE YOURSELVE Reply

    I believe in God, but not in religion because its just like April fool’s day.

  51. Frank Reply

    Honestly, I am short of words but these words of yours are shockingly true… Bitter but absolute truth that the ignorant will not be able to take in…

  52. Anonymous Reply

    I jus read to the third point and almost stopped because brother you are the blind one leading many to hell with your heracy.

    1. Non of your points are backed by scripture or any authentic data.
    2. It is very irrisponsible of you to suggest that the “Church” is leading people to hell when it’s the very place that’s suppose to lead people to show people the way to heaven (Jesus Christ). The least you could have done is say some churches.
    3. Most of your reason show your shallow understanding of the word. But I don’t blame you. You need help.

    • hp Reply

      I think u need to read this and understand my brother or sister: Mat 23:23 Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye pay tithe of mint and anise and cummin, and have omitted the weightier [matters] of the law, judgment, mercy, and faith: these ought ye to have done, and not to leave the other undone.

  53. OapBrown Reply

    ETCETERA, kindly study your Bible properly, don’t just base your assumptions or conclusions on the part of the Bible that you find most interesting. That Jesus didnt mention somethings in the New Testament doesnt mean we should ignore where they were mentioned in the Old Testament. Do you even know Jesus has been in existence even during the Old Testament? When God said, Let us create man in our own image, who did you think He was talking to? When Jesus said you cannot serve God and Mammon. He didn’t say you cannot serve God with money. Mammon is a god that bedevils money. So it actually means, you can’t serve God and the god that bedevils money. How would you even do outreaches, build habitable churches, like King Solomon built without money? If you want to generalize churches, I think that wouldn’t be too fair. Pls read all part of the Bible properly and personalize them and stop confusing people with your bias judgments. Thank you!

  54. OCJAYB Reply

    hmmmm! tnk u for ur view bt my qstn is u av identify problems wht strategy cn solv d problem

  55. Scooby Reply

    Cool. Tell them what they don’t yet know.

  56. Antony Njoroge Reply

    The church of Jesus Christ had changed. Going to church of meeting in the house is fine because God call for gathering of believers. Tithe or giving is a principle of God you give for many reasons ,and we actual need to give more.But I agreed with you on issue of souls, holyghost and celebrity.Messages from pulpit a designed make people feel good.People are not pointed to christ.We don’t worship God in church it’s entertainment. The church needs to repent cause we serve a mercfull God .This is the same story in Kenya

  57. opeyemi Reply

    this is calamity event…………such as i many church,nowadays?people believe in trust..way,but likewise is wrong way;”’………..

  58. Anonymous Reply

    Wat ever ur name is called, i dont blame u. Am sure it church of christ dat owns etcetera. As for me church is not leading me to hell and u shuld go back and read ur bible for better understanding. My people perish for lack of knowledge my bible says so!!!!

  59. KingsnPawns Reply

    What is a Temple and Why did King David want to build one? I usually ask a few question when i read or listen to someone speak. Identify the person, What authority do you have? are you qualify to speak on that subject? with all do respect my brother. you r not so please shut up already. your attack on the christiandom is a bit overboard. But one thing i’ve come to learn about christ is he never asked me to fight his battle. He did say that the gates of hell shall not prevail against the church so no matter what. the church only wax stronger n better. Now let me pray for u. Lord help this young man find that which he desires, and grant him understanding so that he will find other headlines and titles that will bring readers to his site and still keep whatever is left of his sanity because he than lost his mind. Amen.

    • Raw Reply

      “You are not,so shut up already” and you then went ahead to pray for the same person to God,honestly you are one of the problems of the church#hypocrite

  60. guitarist Reply

    Pls forget all this rubbish and focus on your music nnah, na so de hunger reach you now! bros biko let’s here some good alternative vibes. There nothing like heaven or hell they are fear tactics developed by a certain race seeking to control us all so free ur self . 3*3matrix will explain every thing if you can solve

  61. fresh Reply

    All we have believed in for years till date are all lies and trap. The truth is yet to come. When you give a begger money, rumour tells you dats the source of your problem. It gives you sweet reason to believe it’s true. In bible, u find out dat every word or phrase or sentence in a verse dat says “yes, dats the way it should be” has an opposite verse dat quote “no dats not the way it should be” so dats why I said we are been manipulated. Is a crazy world! !!!!!!

  62. Percy Reply

    This resembles a Church of Christ material. Some of your write up are true, others are false. Jesus Christ preached in synagoges. Sanctuaries and temples are also archaic names of what we call chapels, cathedrals etc today. So it is not a sin for the followers of Christ to gather. Truly, the Sabbath was on Saturday right from time and that was the day of gathering of the saints but after the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the disciples began to meet on Sundays-The first day of the week (Acts 20:7)
    Tithing is a commandment from God. It has been in existence even before the law of Moses or before the tribe of Levi was organized so the discontinuation of the Isrealitish tribes does not invalidate the principle of tithing. Abraham paid tithes to Melchizedek (Gen 14:20). Jesus or the Apostles never condemned it, Luke 11:42 would have been an excellent opportunity for Jesus to condemn it. Apostles Paul would have done the same in Hebrew 7. Offerings are not “modifications” of tithing, free will offering was always a secondary contribution to tithing.
    You talked about the Holy Spirit but do you really know how the Holy Spirit operates???
    This is nothing but a destructive criticism, you cant build the faith of others by tearing down their beliefs. I am a returned missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day saints.
    http://www.facebook.com/kpeshe

  63. Percy Reply

    This resembles a Church of Christ material. Some of your write up are true, others are false. Jesus Christ preached in synagoges. Sanctuaries and temples are also archaic names of what we call chapels, cathedrals etc today. So it is not a sin for the followers of Christ to gather. Truly, the Sabbath was on Saturday right from time and that was the day of gathering of the saints but after the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the disciples began to meet on Sundays-The first day of the week (Acts 20:7)
    Tithing is a commandment from God. It has been in existence even before the law of Moses or before the tribe of Levi was organized so the discontinuation of the Isrealitish tribes does not invalidate the principle of tithing. Abraham paid tithes to Melchizedek (Gen 14:20). Jesus or the Apostles never condemned it, Luke 11:42 would have been an excellent opportunity for Jesus to condemn it. Apostles Paul would have done the same in Hebrew 7. Offerings are not “modifications” of tithing, free will offering was always a secondary contribution to tithing.
    You talked about the Holy Spirit but do you really know how the Holy Spirit operates????
    This is nothing but a destructive criticism, you cant build the faith of others by tearing down their beliefs. I am a returned missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day saints.
    http://www.facebook.com/kpeshe

  64. percyy Reply

    This resembles a Church of Christ material. Some of your write up are true, others are false. Jesus Christ preached in synagoges. Sanctuaries and temples are also archaic names of what we call chapels, cathedrals etc today. So it is not a sin for the followers of Christ to gather. Truly, the Sabbath was on Saturday right from time and that was the day of gathering of the saints but after the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the disciples began to meet on Sundays-The first day of the week (Acts 20:7)
    Tithing is a commandment from God. It has been in existence even before the law of Moses or before the tribe of Levi was organized so the discontinuation of the Isrealitish tribes does not invalidate the principle of tithing. Abraham paid tithes to Melchizedek (Gen 14:20). Jesus or the Apostles never condemned it, Luke 11:42 would have been an excellent opportunity for Jesus to condemn it. Apostles Paul would have done the same in Hebrew 7. Offerings are not “modifications” of tithing, free will offering was always a secondary contribution to tithing.
    You talked about the Holy Spirit but do you really know how the Holy Spirit operates???
    This is nothing but a destructive criticism, you cant build the faith of others by tearing down their beliefs. I am a returned missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day saints.
    http://www.facebook.com/kpeshe

  65. Percy Reply

    This resembles a Church of Christ material. Some of your write up are true, others are false. Jesus Christ preached in synagoges. Sanctuaries and temples are also archaic names of what we call chapels, cathedrals etc today. So it is not a sin for the followers of Christ to gather. Truly, the Sabbath was on Saturday right from time and that was the day of gathering of the saints but after the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the disciples began to meet on Sundays-The first day of the week (Acts 20:7)

  66. Anonymous Reply

    Heresis,how could you say church is leading people to hell..,anti-christ..dnt make people fall b’cos of your fake believe,man shall account for every deeds! Study ur bible bro nd dnt be ignorance of the gospel

  67. @am_olu Reply

    Yr writeup are crabs,it would hv been better if u just keep shut,i advice u read yr bible more than yr music,besides,u yrsef need d holyspirit.#sign of d antichrist

  68. ola Reply

    This write up is quite amazing becos u wrote it from the abundance of your knowledge and how u view the church from your own perspective and in the light of your understanding, and unfortunately u are doing exactly what the Bible has stated abt the end time so my dear brother do not cause yourself to sin becos just as u are knowledgeable about this through your study which was done with the eye of the flesh so also are u ignorance in the things of the spirit so be careful

  69. dave Reply

    U r confusing urself, maybe u r frustrated. Go fast 4 3 days n ask God 4 directions b4 u get out of hand.

  70. Desire Reply

    There are iota of sense in the post, but there is no sense in the writer.

  71. Torie Reply

    Thanks for sharing. Your post is a useful contbirution.

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