The Prosperity Gospel / Word of Faith Movement

The Prosperity Gospel / Word of Faith Movement

The Prosperity Gospel / Word of Faith Movement
  • Do I Have to Give 10%? - Freedom: Episode 3 - Costi Hinn

    Is tithing for the New Testament Christian? Costi Hinn explains the context of tithing from the Old Testament, how this is abused by false teachers today, and how New Testament Christians are called to give.

  • Kenneth Hagin's Destructive Legacy: "The Believer's Authority" - Long for Truth

    "The Believer's Authority" is a destructive doctrine taught within the Word of Faith Movement. In this video, Daniel and Robin show why this doctrine is unbiblical.

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  • Sovereignty in Suffering - AG Roundtable

    Alistair Begg, Don Green, and Emilio Ramos respond to common objections to the sovereignty of God over evil and suffering. Phil Johnson explains how we are to understand God's decrees.

  • Kenneth Hagin Exposed (Part 2) - Digging Deeper: Andreas Wiget

    In this video, I demonstrate that Kenneth Hagin's visions are made-up. The Jesus that visited Kenneth Hagin was not the Jesus of the Bible.

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  • Blessing of Abraham - Digging Deeper - Andreas Wiget

    What is the blessing of Abraham mentioned in Galatians 3:14? Many prosperity preachers such as Kenneth Copeland and Kenneth Hagin believe this blessing promises wealth to the Christian. But what is the actual content of this blessing? Find out more in this video.

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  • Health and Prosperity: The Context of 3 John 2 - AG Roundtable

    3 John 2 is a verse that launched Oral Roberts’ prosperity gospel ministry, and today is commonly taken out of context to support the teaching that it is always God's will that we are healthy and prosperous.

  • Copeland's "Little Gods" Doctrine Refuted - Digging Deeper: Andreas Wiget

    This is what Kenneth Copeland writes in his book "The Blessing of the Lord," "When God created man, He actually copied Himself. ... In my spirit, I saw God standing up, holding Adam’s body in front of Him. The first thing I noticed was they were the same size. Adam’s form was just like God’s exce...

  • A Refutation of Copeland's Creation Beliefs - Digging Deeper: Andreas Wiget

    This is what Kenneth Copeland writes in his book "The Blessing of the Lord," "When God said, “Light be!” He did more than ignite the “big bang” that would set the universe in motion. He released the very essence of Himself into this material creation because He wanted the family He was about to c...

  • Word of Faith and Longevity Refuted - Digging Deeper - Andreas Wiget

    Word of Faith founder Kenneth Hagin believed he will live up to 120 years of age. His successor Kenneth Copeland believes the same way. This assumption is based on a misunderstanding of Genesis 6:3, where the Lord says, "My Spirit will not remain with man forever, because he is also flesh; nevert...

  • Response to Saunders - Digging Deeper - Andreas Wiget

    A response to Rod Saunders from Jew and Greek on Kenneth Hagin's post mortem repentance.

  • Hagin Exposed (Part 1) - Digging Deeper - Andreas Wiget

    Exposing Kenneth Hagin's false visit to hell and false glory cloud.
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  • Hillsong Post-Mortem: What Went Wrong? - Chris Rosebrough

    A recent documentary series has been shining a light on the deep rooted issues of the Hillsong megachurch empire. Evangelicals are beginning to distance themselves from Hillsong, but it shouldn't have taken this long. The theological problems that gave rise to the movement are still entrenched wi...

  • Flee From Furtick - Justin Peters

    Steven Furtick is extremely popular among professing believers in Amercia and around the world. His theology has become increasingly Word of Faith and heretical over the years. Justin Peters summarizes the key issues and calls the people of God to flee Furtick and Elevation Church.
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  • The Ugly Truth About the Prosperity Gospel - Anchored North

    In high school, Costi Hinn began to doubt everything he knew about faith, healings, and Benny Hinn Ministries. Though he enjoyed a lavish lifestyle, it wasn’t enough to keep him from asking questions that caused rifts in the family.

    Why won't our family heal those in our lives who are sick? Why...

  • Todd White’s Heart Condition Proves He’s A Deceiver - Chris Rosebrough

    God is once again granting Todd White an opportunity for repentance by allowing him to be afflicted with a severe heart condition. Todd recently informed his followers of the news, yet he sadly doesn’t see how this exposes his false teachings. Todd teaches that it’s always God’s will to heal and ...

  • Word of Faith - Chapter 2: Christ Alone

    The Word of Faith movement (the prosperity gospel) appeals to man's natural sinful desires by promising health, wealth, and happiness to those who come to Christ. This message of "Jesus +" is attractive, but it leaves a person unprepared for the suffering that the true gospel promises.

  • David Crank's Denial of Reality - Chris Rosebrough

    Word of Faith preacher, David Crank, teaches his audience to deny reality. The teaching goes like this: If you are old and declining, don't admit it, but make a positive confession that you are young and healthy and attractive. This is obviously absent from the pages of Scripture but that doesn't...

  • Prosperity Heresy - Defend and Confirm Podcast

    The prosperity gospel is one of the greatest threats to the true gospel in the world today. In this episode, we describe the underlying heresies associated with the prosperity gospel, also known as the word of faith movement. We unpack some of the dangers of the prosperity movement, spend some ti...

  • Salvation, Healing, Miracles, and the Sovereignty of God - Pastor John Samson

    Justin Peters and John Samson discuss the sovereignty of God and how His almighty power relates to salvation, physical healing, miracles, and more. Though this is a longer video, it is well worth the time and will encourage believers who want to strengthen their faith in the Sovereign Lord and Sa...

  • Prosperity in the Atonement - Defend and Confirm Podcast

    Is health provided for in the atonement? In this latest episode, Russell and Katherine tackle this question as they examine the predominant passages Word of Faith preachers use to argue that physical healing is promised for all believers in this life. Be sure to give this one a listen and share.

  • The Roots of Prosperity Theology (Part 2) - Defend and Confirm Podcast

    How is the prosperity gospel is uniquely American? Check out part 2 of our series on the history of the word of faith movement, and if you haven't already seen it, go watch part 1!

    In this series, we recommend three "book you should read":

    1. The Word-Faith Controversy: Understanding the Health...

  • The Roots of Prosperity Theology (Part 1) - Defend and Confirm Podcast

    Where does the prosperity gospel come from? Why should we care? In this series we look at the historical roots of the Word of Faith movement and explain how understanding the history of this American phenomena can help us better understand it today.
    In this series, we recommend three "book you sh...

  • The Roots of Prosperity Theology (Part 3) - Defend and Confirm Podcast

    How did Pentecostalism, Methodism, the Gilded Age, and Scientific advancement combine to create the roots of the prosperity gospel? In this episode, we finish our overview of the history of the Word of Faith movement and get ready to present the biblical argument against this theology.

    In this s...

  • Interview with John Samson: Former Word of Faith Preacher & TBN Host

    Justin Peters interviews former Word of Faith preacher, John Samson, to discuss his time in the movement and how God brought him to the solid ground of His Word. A proper understanding of God's sovereignty turned John's theology upside down and led him to repent of misrepresenting the Lord.