SLIMJIM: “Sadly, I think a big percentage of so-called “evangelical Christians” are following this transactional model”
Response: It’s so prevalent but its so pagan….It’s always heart breaking for me to see something totally pagan get passed for Christian doctrines, it has deadly consequences for eternity and practically as this apostate’s testimony demonstrate…pagan doctrines isn’t only common in Romanism but Gospel illiterate pop “Evangelicalism,” sad huh?
Tom: Yup, it’s sad to think about all the millions of people who go to prosperity churches every week who get pumped up about all the amazing health & wealth miracles God has lined up for them, but when they don’t materialize after a month, a year, five years then they end up like this Michael and Lisa Gungor.
There’s a video titled “I Stopped Believing In God After Pastoring A Megachurch” that went viral posted by Buzzfeed.
The original video is here:
I wanted to write a response but I see there’s no need to reinvent the wheel since there’s a Christian video response already out there:
I thought the response did a good job pointing out the incorrect transactional model of God that led this “pastor” to atheism. But that’s not the Gospel nor biblical Christianity.
For those interested in the past I wrote a post titled Apostasy and a Biblical View of Life’s “Problems”