I meant to upload this episode earlier, but Spreaker was giving me problems. So...don't trust me when I say it was last week that this interview happened, ha ha.In this episode, we review the 700 Club's interview of Steve Kelly, pastor of Wave Church in Virginia Beach. He talks about his book The Accent of... Continue Reading →
Is the Gospel preached at Wave Church? What is the message of the cross, according to Wave Church? Find out as we review a message delivered this year's Resurrection Sunday by youth pastor Joe Riddle. Does he present the Gospel and the true message of Easter to the people there?This link takes you to the... Continue Reading →
In this episode, we review a message by Steve Kelly at Wave Church, where he talks about how you can change the life of a $100 bill. How do you ultimately do that? The answer may not surprise you...This link takes you to the page discussing the various monikers and levels of recognition granted to... Continue Reading →
A former member of Steve Kelly's Wave Church informed me of an interesting classification they do among their members. Basically, you receive special status for how much you give to the church. I did a bit of digging online, and found some information about these monikers that people at Wave Church are granted.To the left... Continue Reading →
Over on my blog post about Wave Church and its cultic teachings on leadership, I got a response from one Anne Verebely, who defended Wave Church, calling it "a pretty great church to be a part of" and accusing Frank Rue of "constantly trying to tear down the church" he used to belong to. One... Continue Reading →
In the following episode, we examine a message by Steve Kelly on "thinking big," which he delivered last Sunday (12/8/2013) at Wave Church's evening services. We especially focus on Steve Kelly's treatment of scripture.The episode where we examine the cult-like teachings of Steve Kelly on leadership can be found here.
One thing I've noticed about large churches or ministries is that, whenever they ask for money or try to inspire the people to give money, they almost always have to find a verse to do so - and most of the time, it's a verse that has little to anything to do with giving, tithing,... Continue Reading →
Here is the latest podcast, in which I review a Steve Kelly sermon talking about how we can obtain and keep our "God vision." Here is the link to my podcast on Steve Kelly's cultic teachings regarding church leadership.
How did I affect Wave Church's combox? I essentially helped it cease to exist.How did this come about? Well, I was reading the post regarding the second day of Wave Church's Daniel Fast, when I saw what I perceived to be an erroneous application of Matthew 21 to try to teach somewhat therapeutic theology. Thankfully,... Continue Reading →