Few would pay attention to political preachers if these ministers did not have access to television and radio. And they would not have TV programs if people did not send them money which, in addition to buying TV time, is used to set most of them up in lifestyles that resemble the “rich young ruler.” Jesus told the ruler to “sell everything you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven” (Luke 18:22), but many TV preachers seem to expect you to sell what you have and give to them.Ouch, but right on.
Wednesday, September 07, 2005
Political Preachers on TV
Kevin at Short Attention Span is taking note of a Cal Thomas column. Here is an especially choice section: