“Gospel” Artist Shirley Caesar & Church-Building Funds [Church Debt, Church Foreclosure, Church Mortgage Loans]

On September 25th, 2014, multi-award winning "gospel" artist Shirley Caesar posted a video on her Facebook fan page, asking supporters to help her pay off the mortgage on her church-building, Mount Calvary Word of Faith Church located in Raleigh, North Carolina. A little over a year ago, on December 12th, 2013, the same request was made on…

“Should I Tithe Or Pay My Bills??”

Many Christians are drowning in debt, struggling to make ends meet, and living from check to check. Some Christians are taught that if they tithe 10% of their income, God will protect them from financial hardship and prosper them financially. However, reality is that many Christians who believe in tithing and faithfully give 10% of…

New Covenant Giving

"If we don't "tithe", how will we provide for the work of Christ??" By giving Giving pre-dates tithing. In Exodus 35, before the tithing laws were instituted, the children of Israel donated materials for the construction of the Old Covenant tabernacle by giving. God did not tell the leaders of Israel to collect a tithe…