7 False Teachers in the Church Today
False teachers take on many forms, custom-crafted to times, cultures, and contexts. Here are seven of them you will find carrying out their deceptive, destructive work in the church today. Please note that while I have followed the biblical texts in describing them in masculine terms, each of these false teachers can as easily be female.
If you are a news watcher/reader here are 5 important principles to keep in mind and always remember “we must recognize the media’s limits. It’s excellent at demonstrating humanity’s depravity, not providing a solution. For that, we must turn to God’s Word.”
The Lord God has determined the times and places in which we should live (Acts 17:26). He may be inviting you to provide food, drink, clothes, and more in His name (Matthew 25:35-40). Immigrating is hard. But it is easier for you than it is for them. So think about it.
Bad theology is like poison that invades the bloodstream and destroys spiritual health. False doctrine kills the church from the inside out, whether it is preached openly from the pulpit or shared subtly in the “counseling room.”
When we recognize the challenges posed to us by our current cultural climate, we will also recognize that preaching, doctrinally robust and exegetically rich preaching, is the only mechanism for the church’s survival in a secular age.
Gorsuch believes that perhaps the great project of his (Scalia) career was to remind us of the differences between judges and legislators.