What exactly is life more abundantly? The “Health and Wealth” gospel would want you to believe that it means you should be good to go in every area of your life; Lots of money, healthy body, happy, good relationships, etc. etc.
Think what ya want about Jimmy Swaggart, this isn’t about him. He has guest Brigitte Gabriel on his program to talk about things she has personally dealt with in regards to Islam. Its worth the listen.
A lot of Christians (including myself at times) want to try and save the world. We feel like we need to be out evangelising and bringing as many people to Christ as we can. Though this is a GOOD thing, it is much more important to ensure YOUR OWN children are being brought up with the love, knowledge, and fear of the Lord.
19 My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry,20 because human anger does not produce the righteousness that God desires.21 Therefore, get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you.
This isn’t a popular thing to say but it is what it is;
You can’t just form your own opinions on a matter that the bible has made clear. No matter if its a part of what your church does or if someone has wrapped it up in a fancy bow and made it sound real nice.