Reblogged from: https://truthinreality.com/2018/12/12/whats-wrong-with-hillsong/
I thought this was an insightful post, and definitely worth sharing. Any time I see the words “Global” and “unity” that many times in a church’s “about” section, red flags fly and alarm bells sound.
“Do not think that I came to bring peace on earth. I did not come to bring peace but a sword. For I have come to ‘set a man against his father, a daughter against her mother, and a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law’; and ‘a man’s enemies will be those of his own household.’ He who loves father or mother more than Me is not worthy of Me. And he who loves son or daughter more than Me is not worthy of Me. And he who does not take his cross and follow after Me is not worthy of Me. He who finds his life will lose it, and he who loses his life for My sake will find it.” -Jesus Christ, Matthew 10:34-39 NKJV
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that Hillsong is a global phenomenon. As I type this, the band has more than 5.3 million Facebook friends, 982K followers on Twitter and its YouTube channel has been eyed by close to 50 million viewers. According to the Gospel Music Association: Hillsong was awarded five GMA Dove Awards in 2014, […]Why I Stopped Singing Hillsong