I read a book called, Tithing and the Church by Gary North, Institute for Christian Economics, 1994 . You can read a PDF version here. Gary North just recently passed away in … [Read more...] about Tithing and the Church by Gary North
Is 10% a Good Place to Start Giving?
I've established that tithing is not required and that giving 10% of our income is a benchmark that should not be enforced under the New Covenant Church. If you're not sure about … [Read more...] about Is 10% a Good Place to Start Giving?
Advantages and Disadvantages of Tithing
Even though I disagree with the tithing (10%) command, I'll be the first to admit that there are ways tithing may seem to be beneficial. Although, I'll also admit that a 'good' … [Read more...] about Advantages and Disadvantages of Tithing
Tithing is For Liberals
I love politics and philosophical debates about it, so right off the bat, i am NOT apologizing - this will offend many of you (Republicans & Democrats, Liberals & … [Read more...] about Tithing is For Liberals
Hypocritical: Pro-Tithing & Anti-Welfare Tax
I'm going to delve a little into an area that I usually don't because this is not a political website; it's a religious/philosophical one. In all honesty, my two passions are … [Read more...] about Hypocritical: Pro-Tithing & Anti-Welfare Tax
Continue or Fulfilled: A Litmus Test
Surprisingly, 2000 years after the book of Galatians was written we're still finding ourselves debating law vs grace, fulfilled vs destroyed, old vs new. Very frustrating! I know! … [Read more...] about Continue or Fulfilled: A Litmus Test
Did Abraham Tithe Prior to the Law?
As we continue our ‘Tithing on Trial’ series, we will evaluate the most common tithing arguments used to defend its practice. The argument here is that Abraham tithed prior to … [Read more...] about Did Abraham Tithe Prior to the Law?
Should Churches file for 501c3 Status?
Disclaimer: I am not a legal or financial expert. So please agree with and follow blindly with everything I am saying. I'm not one of those people who thump the bible on social … [Read more...] about Should Churches file for 501c3 Status?
HBO Speaks the Truth About Televangelists
There's more truth in this video on HBO by a comedian about the sad state of the Church than i've seen come from a pulpit. You may not like the vulgarity in some parts, be warned. … [Read more...] about HBO Speaks the Truth About Televangelists
Can You Gauge a Heart by A Checkbook?
Many believe that giving is a sign of your heart. The more you give, the more it reflects your willingness to sacrifice more for God. But the problem is that there have been plenty … [Read more...] about Can You Gauge a Heart by A Checkbook?