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Is "Bigger Better" in Churches?

In America today we want everything “supersized”—-from our french fries at McDonalds to our huge houses where only two people reside..   We seem to live by the slogan:   “Bigger is Better!”  But is it? 890 more words

Pastoral Concerns

Dollar-Dollar Bills Y'All

In light of the latest ado about Creflo Dollar – and his plea to his followers for $65 million dollars to get a new jet so that he can continue to spread the gospel – I decided to dig up an old law slideshow that I’d done for school in 2009. 42 more words

Dis And Dat

Atlanta Megachurch Pastor Creflo Dollar Is Asking His Congregation To Pay For His New $65 Million Private Jet

Famous for preaching that God rewards those who give with financial rewards later down the line, Atlanta megachurch pastor Creflo Dollar — arguably the most appropriate name for a flock-fleecing televangelist there ever was — is taking his game to a whole new level: asking his congregation to pony up to pay for the $65 million private jet he just purchased, a Gulfstream G650, because one of the engines failed on his other private jet. 254 more words

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Who is my neighbour?

Last month the House of Bishops of the Church of England released a Pastoral Letter on the 2015 General Election.

In this letter to the people and parishes of the Church of England, the Bishops seek to counter Russell Brand’s ‘no vote’ call and to mobilize people to vote. 474 more words

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Top 20 U.S. Megachurches

“Is this the movie theaters?” “No, sir, it’s a church. A very large one.”

Since I happen to go to a megachurch (Crossroads Church in Cincinnati), I recently became curious about all the other megachurches out there. 1,398 more words

Crossroads

Today's Youth-Media-Entertainment Churches


Photo by Curtis H. Smale

I just listened to a fairly recent “sermon” by a “young” “pastor” at a megachurch.

He took a few words from a Bible proverb about seeing problems and being wise and going the other way. 718 more words

Megachurches

"Take me to church...": A Research Proposal

Take me to church.

I’ll worship like a dog at the shrine of your lies.

I’ll tell you my sins so you can sharpen your knife. 1,484 more words

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