The Tithe Question

IMG_0433.JPGIn the last decade, the tithe system of the church has come under a lot of scrutiny, and people have been studying and reexamining this concept. I have held back on my opinion for a long time, even though I am emailed almost weekly with questions about this topic. It has been encouraging to see other highly respected leaders step out and abandon the tithing system. For example, Dr. Che Ahn, the overseer of H.I.M. a network of 40,000 churches writes: “There are many sincere Christians today who faithfully give the tithe because they believe it is mandated in Scripture, and that mandate is still valid today. I know, for I used to be one of them. I was taught to tithe from the time I first became a Christian as a teenager, and it never occurred to me to question the teaching. My wife and I have always given more than the tithe every year since we’ve been married. However….Read More