The prosperity gospel is attractive, alluring, desirable. Though I know that it is wrong I accept some of it but I am not sure how much of it to accept.

John Piper comes out here in this sermon and just smashes it. I love what he said.

God is most glorified in you when you are most satisfied in him in the midst of loss, not prosperity.

Thanks to pilgrimmarch for pointing me to this in his blog post, Against the Prosperity Gospel.

One Response to “John Piper and the Prosperity Gospel”

fkimplicity » Maria Sue Chapman sent a pingback on May 28, 2008

[…] Tragedies seem to happen to those who are faithful, the more faithful, the more tragic. Pastor David Wilkerson of Times Square Church often spoke about this. This obviously goes against the prosperity gospel. […]

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