Sign in or signup

4,299 active users!!Bandwidth
SUNDAY
JAN 22, 2017
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -40 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
Photos
StoresNew Stuff!
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  1/22/2017
MONDAY, JUL 30, 2012  |  5 comments
Joel Osteen Interviewed by the Blaze
Last Sunday, TheBlaze visited Lakewood to speak with Osteen about his career path, stereotypes surrounding televangelists and the rewards and challenges he so regularly faces. Among the most intriguing discussion points was Osteen’s rise to fame — a story that may not be known by many.

“When my father died in 1999, I had never ministered before except one time and that was the week of,” Osteen explained. “I don’t know how to describe it. I knew I was supposed to step up and pastor the church.”

Osteen recalls feeling that the emotion and urge didn’t make sense, even to him. After all, he had truly never preached in a professional capacity and had little theological training and experience beyond what he had learned from his father. But with the blessing of his family and with the church congregation behind him, he took the stage just one week after his father’s death and the rest is, well, ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.theblaze.com

  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  The Church Growing • Richard Caldwell Jr. | 2/11/2004
•  Albert Mohler on Joel Osteen • Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr. | 2/9/2008

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 21 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   01/21/17  |  Trump administration takes aim at climate regs • 5 comments
   01/20/17  |  Parents Upset Over Indiana School Worksheet That Paints 'Sharia... • 3 comments
   01/18/17  |  Abortions and Abortion Rate Have Fallen to Decades-long Low • 9 comments
   01/18/17  |  Top Divinity Schools: Use Gender-Neutral Language to Refer to God • 37 comments
   01/15/17  |  Top Bishop: Europe Will Soon Be Muslim Because of Our Stupidity • 28 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   01/20/17  |  Feedback Friday for 01-20-17 • 2 comments
   01/13/17  |  Feedback Friday for 01-13-17 • 153 comments
   01/08/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Introducing Our Beautiful New Church Finder Tool • 1 comments
   01/06/17  |  Feedback Friday for 01-06-17
   01/02/17  |  Happy New Year from SermonAudio! • 9 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   01/22/17  |  Measles Outbreak Grows Despite Strict Vaccination Law • 1 comments
   01/22/17  |  Conservative Christian legislators really want to legalize weed... • 1 comments
   01/22/17  |  'Most Importantly, We Are Protected By God.' Donald Trump... • 1 comments
   01/22/17  |  Former gay rights campaigner handed top Ofsted post • 1 comments
   01/22/17  |  God & inaugurations: Baptists continue tradition • 1 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 5 user comment(s)
News Item7/31/12 9:15 AM
Spag Bol  Find all comments by Spag Bol
John Yurich USA wrote:
Did Osteen set a Blaze during that interview by the Blaze? That is a joke. Get it?
The Roman Catholic church is about as Christian as Osteen!
That is a truth JY. Get it?
5

News Item7/31/12 8:58 AM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Did Osteen set a Blaze during that interview by the Blaze? That is a joke. Get it?
4

News Item7/30/12 2:16 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Gentlemen implying--Joel Osteen has never ministered is correct. He gives motivational seminars that have nothing to do with Christianity.

2 Corinthians 2
17 For we are not like many, peddling the word of God, but as from sincerity, but as from God, we speak in Christ in the sight of God.---NASB

Joel hates--truth.

Albert Barnes wrote:
II Corinthians 2:17:
Verse 17.For we are not as many. This refers doubtless to the false teachers at Corinth; and to all who mingled human philosophy or tradition with the pure word of truth. Paul's design in the statement in this verse seems to be to affirm that he had such a deep sense of the responsibility of the ministerial office, and of its necessary influence on the eternal destiny of man, that it led him to preach the simple gospel, the pure word of God. He did not dare to dilute it with any human mixture, he did not dare to preach philosophy or human wisdom. He did not dare to mingle with it the crude conceptions of man. He sought to exhibit the simple truth as it was in Jesus; and so deep was his sense of the responsibility of the office, and so great was his desire on the subject, that he had been enabled to do it, and to triumph always in Christ...
[/QU
3

News Item7/30/12 11:18 AM
Scott McMahan | Internet  Find all comments by Scott McMahan
In the latest Heart Cry magazine, Paul Washer says: "we should never seek to lower the standards or the demands of the gospel in order to gain more converts for God. God does not require or ask for such help from us."
2

News Item7/30/12 10:04 AM
Defender | Florida  Find all comments by Defender
Watered-down gospel leads away from biblical truth. The days of Noah also were watered down with righteouss judgement from the LORD. Welcome to the days of Noah that Christ spoke upon before His return. Laodicea had Him knocking on the door and today man's imagination is manifested in all their actions and decisions.
1
There are a total of 5 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Conservative Christian legislators really want to legalize...
jim lincoln from nebraska: "they are going to have to switch their party..."
-35 min 
Southern Baptists express worry about the influence of...
ladybug: "“salvation of the lord alone; grace is a shoreless sea.” there may be..."
-2 hrs 188 
Measles Outbreak Grows Despite Strict Vaccination Law
jim lincoln from nebraska: " soumya karlamangla measles is one of the most..."
-4 hrs 



Ray Comfort
Hell's Best Kept Secret

Kinetic Type Sermon Clips
Video DVD
SermonAudio Classics
Play! | MP4 | RSS


Don Green
A Painful Betrayal

Truth Community Church
Midweek Service
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Ken Wimer
A Word to the Anxious

Gospel According to Luke
Shreveport Grace Church
Video!Play! | MP4

Sponsor:
Paul Washer: "Most Useful Bible Study"

See what Paul Washer calls the most useful Bible study tool in hist­ory. Click here!
www.puritandownloads.com/pa..

Sermon: When The Church Went To Hell
E. A. Johnston

SPONSOR | 8,400+

SPONSOR




                   
Take heed of drowsiness in hearing. ... Thomas Watson

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
Apple Watch
Android Wear
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Church Finder  New! Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription
PowerClips New!
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays New!