The problem is that the Bible never promises anyone your best life now, but it promises believers that in this life we will have tribulation, that Jesus is coming soon and he will repay us according to what we have done.
A growing number of fellowships are following the course of this world despite repeated warnings to change direction. This is what happens when the church begins embracing the spirit of the age.
If we are to teach, preach, and disciple biblically, we must break ranks and not emulate what is being done by many leaders in the church growth movement.
Judgement, repentance, and atonement are three words that are the very core of what the good news is all about.
They are selling the features and benefits of “the Christian life.” At the end of the day, I believe time will show that they are creating consumers….not making disciples. They are selling a “Christian lifestyle”……not pointing the way to the crucified life.
We are living in a day where some ‘professing Christians’ are trying to market God in a user friendly package. We will now look at some reasons for their religious marketing scheme and their bent on remaking God in 3 easy steps.