Blinding visions

PN gives us another glimpse of his glorious vision: A white hot vision from God that is deeply felt and clearly defined causes hell to freak out!!! Not God. Not God’s Word. Not Jesus’ resurrection. But Perry’s infallible vision. Let me ask this: How many Old Testament prophets experienced visions as deeply felt and clearly ...

On such foundations are cults built

Perry Noble tells us not to question him; today, Steven Furtick tells us not to question his revelation. A sampling of today’s dangerous wisdom: Sometimes you’ll have an encounter with God that’s so intense you can’t reveal it to everyone in your life. … Sometimes God plants a vision in your heart so outrageous that ...

Going beyond ridicule

A few days ago I referenced Noble’s tweet about the future of the church in a way that was intended to dismiss it with a deserved bit of ridicule. To refresh your memories, here’s what he said: WHAT IF this past 2,000 years of the church was merely the foundation to set up what God ...

Shooting wildly with blurred vision

If you spend any time listening or reading modern church leaders like Perry Noble and Steven Furtick, you know that they are driven by vision. Their job is to cast vision, and everybody else’s job is to follow the leader’s vision. It’s a leaders job to cast vision and focus people on the future, not ...

A vision of congressional-strength hypocrisy

Perry Noble was at it again a few days ago, criticizing other pastors for drawing a paycheck. Unfortunately for some church leaders passion isn’t their motivation…a paycheck is…and because of that their vision is “always for sale!” The curious thing about this particular complaint is that, while PN is probably the highest-paid pastor in the ...