Should Christians do yoga? There is a growing consensus today that it is alright for Christians to engage in the practice and exercise of yoga. There is even a movement going around named “Christian Yoga” or “Yoga for Christians”. There are churches that embrace it and even provide yoga classes for their congregation. Many feel its ok because they play gospel music or scriptures with their exercise so it takes away from any other notions that come with yoga. But is it really okay for Christians to be doing yoga? Like with many traditions that we practice today, the answer becomes much clearer and simple if we just educate ourselves on the background and history of things. So we should obviously take a look at what yoga is.
Is Joel Osteen a False Teacher? He has the largest protestant “Christian” church in the nation. His church has about 45,000 weekly in attendance. He’s a televangelist that reaches over 7 million viewers weekly & over 20 million monthly in over 100 countries. According to Nielsen Media Research, he is the most watched inspirational figure in America. He is the author of many journals, devotionals, and many #1 best-selling books. In 2006, Barbara Walters named him “10 Most Fascinating People of 2006” and also was selected by the readers of “Church Report Magazine” as the “Most Influential Christian”.
The New Age movement will be the religion of the AntiChrist. This is the most simplest understanding to have on this subject. It is a religion that leads to worship of the AntiChrist, even though most today do not fully realize it. The roots of the New Age stem from Eastern religions and of course the occult.
Because it may be hard in the beginning to identify New Agers, this list of buzz words all pertain to New Age Religion. When coming across anyone or anything that promotes these terms, be highly discerning and prayerful.
This man is one of the country’s most renowned Pastors. He has a mega-church with 30,000 thousand in membership, he’s written over 50 books, 15 of them on the New York’s Best Selling list. He is esteemed by ....
In the article that explained the New Age, it was explained that New Age thinking & philosophy comes wrapped up in a package of self-help, self-esteem, and self-reliance. This package often presented and sold by figures that many people of the general public aspire to be like or achieve the same successes. Through all of this a major idea, thought, and belief is generated in one’s life. Through our media, education system, entertainment and other influences other than the Holy Bible, these ideas, thoughts, and beliefs become a new doctrine of our lives. We never realized that we may have replaced some core traditional value that we should have held on to.
While he is much more than just a false leader & teacher, really fitting the description of the false prophet in Revelations, this false leader must be understood. While it is easy to clarify all Popes as false teachers just because of their role. Pope Francis in his short time as pope has proved to be much more.
It’s important you know what your reading when referring to the Word of God. There are many different bibles, that have been translated for people’s own interpretation. A lot of these have come out not too long ago. They come under the premise that they want to help believers, but their actual purpose, knowingly or not, is to confuse the body of Christ and keep the true Word of God hidden from us.
There are a few public figures that we feel are some of the biggest offenders to Jesus and spreading the religion of the AntiChrist. These individuals have tremendous influence upon the masses. Nonetheless, there are very few people like Oprah Winfrey. Her show “The Oprah Winfrey Show” is the highest rated talk show in television history, seen by 15-20 million viewers daily in the US and in the other 132 countries it was syndicated in.