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Topic: Word of Faith

Episode Topic Audio

2021-06-17
Kenneth Hagin and Word of Faith: I want to disagree with you about Kenneth Hagin and the "Word of Faith" movement (Health & Wealth or Prosperity Doctrine). Recommended Topical Lecture: "Word of Faith".



2021-05-19
Healing on Demand: What do you say to someone who says that every illness can be healed? Recommended lecture: "Word of Faith" Series-"Healing on Demand" & Healing in the Atonement". [Acts 3, 2 Timothy 3, 2 Corinthians 12].



2021-04-22
The Authority of the Christian: What kind of power and authority does Christian actually have, such as commanding things to happen, directing angels, binding demons, etc.? [Romans 4, Matthew 16:18-19, Matthew 18:18].
Praying for Someone Who Wants to be Healed: What should we do if we are not sure if God wants to heal someone, since it really is up to God and His will, when we are asked to pray for their healing?
Lecture About "Speaking in Tongues": Where do I go on your website if I want to know more about "speaking in tongues"? Recommended topical lecture: "Charisma and Character".

2021-04-06
Word of Faith Brothers: How does one relate and handle those who are deeply involved in the "Word of Faith" movement as to not mistreat a brother in the faith? Recommended Lecture; Word of Faith.



2021-01-07
The Book, "The Secret": Have you read the book, "The Secret"? (Rec Lectures: Steve Gregg's "Word of Faith".)



2020-12-28
Speaking Positive Things into Existence (Power of Positive Thinking): Do you think there is some power in what we speak, partially because we are made in the image of God and when He spoke it was powerful (The Power of Positive Thinking).



2020-12-11
Healing: Where is the healing that charismatics claim exists?



2020-11-24
New Age vs Christianity, Self & Selflessness: Caller comments on Steve's assessment of the difference between New Age and Christianity being one is about "self" and one is about "God" and "selflessness".



2020-10-20
Word of Faith-Why Not More Healing Today: The call is cut-off, but Steve continues to talk about Word of Faith movement, Kenneth Hagin, and why there is not more healing today. [Ephesians 1 & 2, Matthew 8:9].



2020-10-06
The Intro Whistling Music for The Narrow Path: Is the whistling music yours?
Healing Promised to Christians: It appears as though there is a promise about guaranteed healing that doesn't seem to work out as indicated-are we missing something? [James 5:14-15, 2 Corinthians 12:7-10, Galatians 4:13, I Timothy 5:23, 2 Timothy 4:20, Philippians 2:27].


2020-08-06
TV Show, "American Gospel" & Word of Faith Movement: If you have seen the TV show, "American Gospel", can you comment on it and ministries like the Bethel Movement? [2 Corinthians 12:12, I Corinthians 12:10].



2020-07-29
Christian Science & Word of Faith: Could you clarify the differences between Christian Science and the Word of Faith? [2 Corinthians 4:17, Psalm 119:71].



2020-07-27
Book: The Meal That Heals (Communion): What do you think about concept in the book, "The Meal That Heals" (referring to communion)?



2020-06-26
Baptism of the Holy Spirit & Word of Faith: Is there a connection between the "Word of Faith" and the "Baptism of the Holy Spirit"? [Ephesians 1, Ephesians 5:18].
Word of Faith: I sense that you have some hesitancy about the Word of Faith teaching. Could you elaborate as to what you think is wrong with it? [Galatians 3:13, Deuteronmy 28].


2020-06-17
God Limited by Lack of Faith: Is God's ability and power limited by lack of faith? [Mark 6:5-6, James 4:2-3].



2020-06-15
Jesus Return to & for His Church: I have heard that Jesus is going to come to His church before He comes for His church. What do you think of this?



2020-06-04
Word of Faith and Wealthy Ministers: What is wrong with the Word of Faith (Name it and Claim it, Health & Wealth) ministers making a lot of money, like Benny Hinn, and Kenneth Copeland, etc.? [Luke 12:48, I Timothy 6, Acts 3:6].



2020-05-08
Gift of Healing Today: If the gift of healing is still applicable today, as promoted by many Pentecostals, why do we not see it happening today? [Romans 2:16, I Timothy 1:16, Mark 10, Mark 16:17-18, 2 Corinthians 12:12, Acts].



2020-05-01
Prayer Required for Fulfillment of God's Promises: Would you comment on whether we have to pray for God's promises to be fulfilled? [Jeremiah 18:8, Daniel 9, Acts 4, Psalm 2].



2020-04-29
Abundant Life: What did Jesus mean by "abundant life"? [John 10:10, Luke 12:15, Galatians 5:22-23].



2020-04-21
Tithing: Could you give me evidence regarding tithing and whether we should tithe or not?
Not a Respecter of Persons: What does "not a respecter of persons" mean? [I Peter 3:17, Acts 10:34, Romans 2:11-16].
Healing Owed to Us: Is our healing our right-or promised to us? [Isaiah 53:4-5, Matthew 8:17, I Peter 2:24, James 1:17].

2020-04-07
70th Week in Daniel: When does the last half of the 70th week in Daniel end? [Daniel 9:27]
The Local Church: Are you familiar with "The Local Church"? What was your overall impression of them?
Peter Popoff: What do you think about Peter Popoff?

2020-03-30
Plea the Blood of Jesus: Is it wrong to "plea the blood of Jesus" over your house or other goods?
Plea the Blood of Jesus: Is is wrong to "plea the blood of Jesus" over your house or other goods? [Revelation 12:11].
Distancing Oneself from One's Family Member: Is is wrong to distance myself from my brother, if I don't think he is a good influence around my family?

2020-03-09
Ex-Mormon's Testimony: Mike extends gratitude to Steve for helping to lead him out of Mormonism, while maintaining strong faith in Christ, instead of becoming an atheist, agnostic, or embracing other errors of the faith.



2020-02-11
Faith Healing & Kenneth Hagin: Caller defends the ministry of Kenneth Hagin and his ministry of healing (contrasted to Steve's view).



2019-11-26
Our Faith Heals: Can we appropriate healing by faith?



2019-10-09
Profiting from Ministry & Prosperity Doctrine: Do Creflo Dollar and Kenneth Copeland make money off the Bible, and is that a sin? [2 Peter 2:1-3, I Timothy 6:5-10]. 09
Creatures in Heaven: What are the creatures in heaven & under the sea in Revelation 5? [Revelation 5:13, Psalm 19:1-6].


2019-09-11
Word of Faith: If my grandmother believes in the "Word of Faith" doctrine, how can I be sure she is actually saved and sincere? [Acts 17:30].



2019-08-21
Jesus Came in the Flesh: Since some Word of Faith seem to suggest that Jesus was God, do they fall in the category of deny Jesus' incarnation? [I John 4:2, Luke 2:52, Philippians 2:6-7, Acts 1:2].



2019-08-08
Healing: I keep praying for healing, and I am remaining consistently in prayer and faithful, so why do we not get results quickly? [John 14:12, Isaiah 1:6, 53:4, I Peter 2:21-25, 2 Corinthians 12:8-10].



2019-08-08
Name it and Claim it: I have a friend that is into the Word of Faith movement, and declares and claims things all the time about her beauty and finances, but I have trouble with this. Can you help me? [Matthew 19:21-24, 6:19-21, I Timothy 6:3-10, 2 Peter 2:1-3].



2019-08-06
Word of Faith: What do we do if the college our daughter has chosen is one we don't approve of, because it is affiliated with "Word of Faith" and Kenneth Copeland?



2019-07-22
Answers to Prayer: Is there a disclaimer to all the verses that seem to imply that we will get all the things we ask for in prayer? [Matthew 5:45, 6:9, 7:7-9, Luke 22:42, I John 5:14, John 15:7, John 11, Psalm 34:10, 84:11].



2019-07-17
Word of Faith-Healing: Am I being too critical of my pastor's teaching, if he seems to be promoting Word of Faith teachings and possibly inappropriately applying scripture for physical healing? [Isaiah 40:31, Luke 10:19].



2019-07-15
Word of Faith Healing: I am struggling with some guilt because I have pursued doctors instead of just trusting God to heal me. Can you help me sort this?



2019-06-18
Kathryn Kuhlman & Lonnie Frisbee: Could you give me your assessment of Kathryn Kuhlman and Lonnie Frisbee?



2019-04-05
Word of Faith: What is your opinion about Joyce Meyer? Is the Word of Faith movement occultic?



2019-03-21
Extreme Charismatics: What about extreme charismatics who are pursuing gifts that aren't even biblical (cults, Bethel movement, Sozo, Word of Faith)?



2019-02-28
Word of Faith Preachers: What do you think about Joyce Meyers & Andrew Wommack?



2019-02-20
Word of Faith movement: How much power do we have in praying for the salvation of someone?



2019-01-18
Anything You Want God Gives: Does the Bible say that anything you want, He will give to you? [John 15, I John 5:14].
Judged by Our Works: Did you say we are not judged by our works?


2019-01-07
Word of Faith: What do you think of the Word of Faith preachers) Kenneth Hagan, Joyce Meyers, TD Jakes, & so on)?



2018-12-07
Word of Faith: Commanding or asking God to give us stuff, do stuff for us, as if He is our own genie, just seems wrong. What does Steve think?
Understanding the Bible: Struggling to understand the Bible.
Being filled with the Holy Spirit: I can't quite wrap my head around the idea of being filled with the Spirit. Does He jump in & out of you?

2018-11-13
Word of Faith Healers: Do the Word of Faith people actually heal people?



2018-11-09
Word of Faith Movement: Health & prospering should always be answered, that it's always God's will Word of Faith people say?



2018-09-05
God Replacing what Satan stole: I heard that Jesus came to replace what Satan had lost?



2018-08-13
Word of Faith: What do you think about Pentecostals/the Word of faith people saying that people will be healed, that it's a sure thing, & then they die? What about people receiving a prophetic word from God & being wrong & then being wrong about it?



2018-07-23
Life & Death is in the Tongue: Do you believe that life & death is in the tongue? [Proverbs 18:21]



2018-04-03
"Confirming the words with signs": There's a whole section at the end of Mark that are in the oldest manuscripts, but not in others. Why not? [Mark 16:9-20]
Moving Mountains with Faith of a Mustard Seed: What did Jesus mean to move mountains by having the faith of only a mustard seed? [Matthew 17:20]


2018-03-13
The book, "The Secret": Do you have any thoughts about, "The Secret"?



2018-02-22
Speaking what you Believe and Word of Faith: Is Paul saying we can have whatever we believe and speak? [2 Corinthians 4:13, Psalms 116:10]



2018-02-15
Eating Jesus Flesh: Commentary on eating the flesh & drinking the blood of Jesus. [John 6]
Word of Faith and the Tongue: The word of faith teaching and power in the tongue. [James 1:26-27, 3:8-9]


2017-12-20
Miracles on Demand: miracles on demand like the apostles did as opposed to just praying, is that still possible?



2017-12-01
Televangelists: What do you think of television evangelists?
Joseph Prince: What do you think of Joseph Prince & other grace preachers?


2017-10-12
Unified by the Holy Spirit: I'm also, like your previous discussion having doubts about Christianity, wondering if Christians really have the Holy Spirit, why is there so much division, why so much hypocrisy?



2017-09-28
Pastor not having Real Gift of Healing: Caller is struggling whether believing pastor's claim about healings is real or not, & wondering what God thinks about him doubting it.



2017-07-31
Joyce Meyer Adherent: I'm dating a girl who listens to Joyce Meyer so should that be a red flag?



2017-07-26
Spiritual Authority: Should we be able to move mountains with out God's Will all the time? [Matthew 17:20]



2017-07-21
Definition of First Word Mentioned in Bible: Joseph Prince said that the meaning of a word defined by the first time it is used in the Bible will always mean the same thing the rest of the time in the Bible. What do you say about that? (leaven is an example that this is not the case.)



2017-07-20
Law of Attraction & Positive Thing: The law of attraction & power of positive thinking, Word of Faith, producing stuff by the words you speak, what do you think about all that?



2017-06-09
Word of Faith Mentality: Word of faith people think that we are lacking faith that our child is going to have challenges when born.



2017-01-30
Claiming Jesus' Power: Bill Johnson, in his book, "When Heaven Invades Earth", says that Jesus performed the miracles by being in right communion w/ God, not because He WAS God, & since there's no cancer in heaven we can say no cancer down here as well, & what does it mean that He emptied Himself? [Philippians 2:5-8]



2017-01-12
Word of Faith: The Word of Faith damages the faith of believers?



2017-01-10
Power in Christ: Our "authority" in Christ, being saved, prayer, word of faith



2016-03-30
Word of Faith: I used to be in the Word of Faith, but it seems that no matter what church I go to, the Word of Faith still seems be being peddled.



2016-03-01
Health & Wealth Doctrine: What about this phenomenon of being called out from the congregation & being prophesied over that you are going to be healthy & wealthy. [1 Corinthians 14]



2016-02-25
Old Man or Old Self: Why do some Bible translations change it from "old man & the new man" to "old self & new self"? [Colossians 3:10]
Concepts of Faith & Charles Capps: Are you familiar with the radio show, "Concepts of Faith" with Charles Capps?


2015-11-10
Healing: Why didn't God heal a baby? Not enough Faith? It's true that Jesus didn't heal everyone on the planet while He was here, but didn't He heal everyone who came to Him?



2015-10-23
Charismatic Churches: What are your feelings about all this craziness happening in the Charismatic church, such as laughing, barking, gold dust? After all, doesn't it resemble "drunkenness" at Pentecost? [Acts 2:1-31]
Healing: They are into all this healing also. Does God genuinely manifest Himself doing that? Should we stay clear of it or what?


2015-10-06
False Teachers: The Bible says there are false teachers, so Is this referring to the Word of Faith people like Joel Osteen, Joyce Meyer, & so on?



2015-06-29
Losing Their Salvation: Parents getting divorced, or God not healing people, can make people lose their salvation.



2015-05-15
Biblical Definition of Faith: What is the Biblical definition of Faith? I'm aware of it says in Hebrews 11, but WHAT is it, so you know you aren't following the Word of Faith mentality? [Hebrews 11:1]



2015-03-19
Unrighteous people casting out Demons: How could the unrighteous people successfully cast out demons? [Matthew 7:22-23]



2014-12-24
Faith for Healing: You need to believe by faith that you can be healed, Word of Faith & Pentecostal people say.



2014-07-28
Disagreeing w/ the Disagreement: Caller disagrees w/ the previous disagreement that Steve just got done reading.
Rodney Howard-Browne & Kenneth Copeland Speaking in Tongues: What do you think of Rodney Howard-Browne & Kenneth Copeland speaking in tongues to each other?


2014-05-16
TV Evangelists: Caller enjoys watching TV Evangelists just to see how they conjure people out of their moneys.



2014-03-24
Word of Faith & Doubting: People tell me i'm not having enough faith if I have to keep my medicine around to make sure I don't die, if I don't believe God is going to heal me? [James 5:14-15]



2014-03-06
Kenneth & Gloria Copeland: What can you tell me about Kenneth Copeland?
Creating your own Reality: So you can't have faith that you have something even before you have it to sort've show you have faith that you will get it?


2014-02-11
Healing & Benny Hinn's healing ministry: Even though my wife & I have personally experienced healing, I don't believe in a formula to be healed. Will God heal you whether a Christian or not? Is it possible you could be being healing from something other than God? What do you think of Benny Hinn?



2013-01-31
Word of Faith: Words creating things, what do you think of about idea, calling those things which be not as though they were? [Romans 4:17]



2013-01-30
Christian Science: Concerned about people who have joined Christian Science. What can you tell me about them?


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