Latest Gimmick: Church Tempts Worshippers With $500 Gas Raffle

So this is the latest trick to filling your church with unregenerate people: raffle off gas cards.

Notice two things that stand out about this story:

(1) His church “boasts roughly 9,000 members, but only about 2,500 regularly attend Sunday services.” Maybe he should try evangalizing his own congregation and then implement a faithful pattern of obedient church discipline. Just a thought.

(2) Some pastors have questioned his motives. No kidding! I’m sure some who are not pastors have questioned his motives, as well (and maybe for good reason).

Here is the story: Church Tempts Worshippers With $500 Gas Raffle


About Michael R. Jones

Pastor and PhD candidate writing on Paul's theology of suffering.
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