How God Saved Me from the Prosperity Gospel

Patti Richter and Elly Achok Olare | August 17, 2016


Editors’ note: Paul used strong language to call out those who distort the purity of the gospel message (Gal. 1:8). In our day, the prosperity “gospel” is a major false teaching that is affecting every continent, especially Africa and South America. Last year many of you partnered with us to fund a book we trust will be useful in the battle for truth. We are delighted to announce that God has opened the door for us to print thousands of copies of Prosperity? Seeking the True Gospel. Through partnering missions networks, stock will be available in the United States, the U.K., Africa, and India. We have also created a resource web page where you can download the book for free and tap into related articles.

To kick off this distribution effort, we want to share an amazing testimony from a Kenyan pastor whom God rescued from prosperity teaching. Please join us in exposing this dangerous error through your prayers and by taking this resource to church leaders around the globe.

Bill Walsh, Director of TGC International Outreach


I am a pastor in a small village about 500 kilometers west of Nairobi—in Kenya’s sugar belt region. For the better part of my adult life, I was…


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