Duplicity and the Nature of Evil

Pious Duplicity

Throughout my Christian journey, God in His wisdom, has placed me in circumstances in which I have witnessed first hand the duplicitous behavior of seemingly Christian ministers. While this has undoubtedly caused a great deal of turmoil, confusion, and emotional pain, it has also taught me the importance of true discernment, and led me to […]

Is Jimmy Swaggart the New Constantine?


Arguably, Constantine was one of the most controversial figures in human history. Depending on who you consult, Constantine was either a hero of the Christian faith, or a reprobate scoundrel who plunged Christianity into paganism and apostasy through gradual compromise for political gain. Although various historians paint vastly different pictures of Constantine, one thing is […]

As Swaggart has Sewn, So Shall He Reap


©2004 by Tim Erickson  Published in the Kansas City Star – April 17, 1988 With $300 Million Coming In Every Year, Televangelism Is Big Business Before It Is a “Ministry” “S peak and act as those who are going to be judged by the law that gives freedom, because judgment without mercy will be shown […]

Donnie Swaggart- Promoting the Dominionist Agenda


I find it interesting that while the Swaggarts are so aggressively vocal in their disapproval of the Dominionist Agenda, Donnie Swaggart was recently in Australia actively PROMOTING it. The following was pulled by a post by Watchman1948 entitled Swaggarts – Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing posted on June 6, 2011. The article can be found here […]

Swaggart Ministries’ link to 1983 murder re-examined


Associated Press Tue 06/14/1988 Houston Chronicle, Section 1, Page 20, 2 STAR Edition WACO – One or more associates of Jimmy Swaggart Ministries are targets of a reopened district attorney’s investigation into the slaying of a woman who left most of her estate to the television evangelist’s ministry. Vic Feazell, McLennan County district attorney, said […]

Modest Two Bedroom Cottage, Ha Ha


The following was reprinted from the Advocate Archives.  Jimmy Swaggart describes his house as a modest two bedroom cottage. Here is a link to view his modest cottage. LINK JOHN MCMILLAN A psychiatrist who teaches at Stanford University said a good laugh can double your heart rate. Boy, mine was racing the other night watching Jimmy […]

Why Jimmy Swaggart Still Needs to Repent


When thinking about the current state of the church when confronted with the moral failures of its leadership and the dire need for a legitimate response to it, one question continually comes up. It is piteously asked by many who look at the sad career of Pentecostal evangelist Jimmy Swaggart as an example of how […]

Rich Vermillion: When Wolves Remove Their Clothes


There are many wolves at large today, prowling around with their “sheep’s clothing” draped across their furry shoulders, looking for any unsuspecting prey which they can devour for their own self-serving agendas. One even contacted me today, and tried to deceive me into advertising his alleged “ministry” for him on my websites, using a false […]

Bad Shepherds

Bad Shepherds

Recently, I read a passage of scripture in Jeremiah and was immediately stuck by how accurately the verses portrayed the characteristics of the apostate shepherds, teachers, and prophets, so prevalent in the church today. It drove me to pull out other scriptures to see if I could get an overall picture of what GOD considers […]