Rest of 14 Examples of False Teaching

Part 6 of 14 examples of False Teaching
Open Theism
God does not know the future:

What the Scriptures say
“Who has declared this from ancient time? (Isa. 45:21)
“I am God, and there is none like Me, declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not yet done…I have spoken it; I will also bring it to pass” (46:9-11)

Part 7 of 14 examples of False Teaching
Social Gospel
The Church’s first priority: Help the poor

What the Scriptures say
“Jesus…spoke to them…”Go therefore and make disciples… teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you? (Mt. 28:18-20).
“You shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth? (Acts 1:8)

Part 8 of 14 examples of False Teaching
Dual Covenant
Only Gentiles need Jesus

What the Scriptures say
“He who believes in the Son has everlasting life; and he who does not believe in the Son
shall not see life, but the wrath of God abides on him” (Jn. 3:36).
“Jesus said to him, I am the way, the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through ME” (14:6)

Part 9 of 14 examples of False Teaching
Sinless Perfection
Is Possible

What the Scriptures say
“There is none who does good, no, not one” (Ps. 14.3)
“For there is not a just man on earth who does good and does not sin” (Eccl. 7:20).
“if we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us”
(1 Jn 1:8)

Part 10 of 14 examples of False Teaching
Jesus was not born of a virgin.

What the Scriptures say
“Before they came together, (Mary) was found with child of the Holy Spirit” (Mt. 1:18)
“the angel said…, You will conceive…and bring forth a Son…Mary said to the angel, How can this be , since I do not know a man? (Lk. 1:30 0 31, 34)

Part 11 of 14 examples of False Teaching
God doesn’t mind a sinful lifestyle.

What the Scriptures say
“Do not present your members as instruments of unrighteousness to sin” (Rom. 6:13)
“This is the will of God…that you should abstain from sexual immorality; that each of you should know how to possess his own vessel (Body) in sanctification and honor, not…
like (those) who do not know God” (1 Th. 4:3-5)

Part 12 of 14 examples of False Teaching
Jesus is not God

What the Scriptures say
“Thus says the Lord, the King of Israel, and his Redeemer, the Lord of Hosts:
“I am the First and I am the Last: besides Me there is no God” (Isa. 44:6)
“ I am the First and the Last. I am He who lives, and was dead, and behold, I am alive forevermore” Rev. 1:17-18)

Part 13 of 14 examples of False Teaching
The Bible is only God’s Word when it speaks to you.

What the Scriptures say
“All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine,
for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness” (2 Tim. 3:16).
“No prophecy of Scripture is of any private interpretation, for prophecy never came by the will of man, but Holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Spirit”
(2 Pet. 1:20-21).

Part 14 of 14 examples of False Teaching

Salvation can be attained by works.

What the Scriptures say
Abraham “believed in the Lord, and He accounted it to him for righteousness”
(Gen. 15:6).
“For by grace you have been saved through faith…it is the gift of God, not of works”
(Eph. 2:8-9).
“Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to His mercy He saved us” (Ti. 3:5).

JESUS does not attend churches that teach false doctrine, because they worship the “god of this world” and not the One TRUE GOD.

14 Examples of FALSE Teaching

JESUS does not attend churches that teach false doctrine, because they worship the “god of this world” and not the One TRUE GOD.

Part 1 of 14

Theistic Evolution
(Evolution is true and was used by God)

What the Scriptures Say
“God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them” (Gen. 1:27).
“So the evening and the morning were the sixth day” ( v.31)
“Jesus answered,…But from the beginning of the creation, God “made them male and female” (MK. 10:5-6)

Part 2 of 14

Emerging Church
There is no absolute truth.

What the Scriptures Say
“All the paths of the Lord are mercy and truth” (Ps. 25:10)
“His truth endures to all generations” (100:5)
“The entirety of Your word is truth” (119:160)
“And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free” (Jn. 8:32)
“Your word is truth” (17:17)

Part 3 of 14

Prosperity Gospel
God wants you rich and happy.

What the Scriptures Say

“I will show him how many things he must suffer for My name’s sake” (Acts 9:16)
“Others were tortured,…stoned,…sawn in two,…slain,…being destitute, afflicted, tormented” (Heb. 11:35, 37).
“Do not love the world or the things in the world” (1 Jn. 2:15).

Part 4 of 14

Universalism
Everyone goes to heaven.

What the Scriptures Say

“The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God” (Ps. 9:17)
Fear Him who, after He has killed, has power to cast into Hell; yes, I say to you, Fear Him!” (Lk. 12:5).
“Anyone not found written in the Book of Life was cast into the lake of fire” (Rev. 20:15).

Part 5 of 14

Preterism
All prophecy was fulfilled in A.D.70.

What the Scriptures Say
“(The Lord”s) feet will stand on the Mount of Olives,…and (it) shall be split in two”
(Zech. 14:4).
“The sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light: the stars will fall….They will see the Son of Man coming” (Mt. 24:29-30).