Posts Tagged ‘Joel Osteen’
Pastor Joel Osteen Interview Deals with Why He’s So Popular
This is the question that was directed to Pastor Joel Osteen of Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas. Cleveland.com interviewed Osteen and on question stuck out: Why do you think you and your church are so popular?
Joel Osteen’s answer to the question is what we’d expect but take look at what he had to say below:
Pastor Kevin Shell Addresses Kirk Franklin’s Question: ‘Has Gospel Music Gone Too Far?”
Originally posted on Sept. 2, 2011
We were happy to receive this piece of information that not only addresses gospel music as we used to know it, but Pastor Kevin Shell points out exactly why gospel music has changed to what he calls “One World Music”. The age old question, some may call it, from gospel singer Kirk Franklin was posed in his 1998 song “Stomp”:
“Survivor” producer Mark Burnett is teaming up with Joel Osteen for a primetime network show in 2012, TMZ has learned.Burnett tells TMZ, the premise of the show is that ordinary people will give up several days or longer to go on a mission with Joel Osteen, one of the most popular pastors in the world. All of the missions will be in the confines of US soil to “start fixing things.”
Oprah Winfrey will be returning to TV screens across the world once again and her new show “Oprah’s Next Chapter,” which will be broadcast on her OWN Network and her very first guests will be megachurch pastor Joel Osteen.“Oprah’s Next Chapter” will be a two-hour episode to debut in January.The chat queen will also tour Skywalker Ranch with “Star Wars” creator George Lucas and will celebrate “the power of God and community” with evangelist Joel Osteen.
Oprah was in town interviewing Pastor Joel Osteen as a part of her new series “Oprah’s Next Chapter” premiering in January on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.Seated in the front row of the crowd of roughly 13,000, Oprah and Tyler Perry were announced as guests at the service. Houstonian Diego Quintanilla, who was sitting near the duo, tweeted: “I’m freaking out!! I can’t breathe! It smells like money and amazingness!!”
I think it would be great to hear many mega church ministers answer some real life questions on a biblical basis. It appears that some of them, like Pastor Joel Osteen of Houston’s Lakewood Church have a huge problem addresses questions that reflect God’s word but why? We will answer that at the conclusion.
Here are some questions interviewer Piers Morgan addressed Pastor Joel Osteen and his wife Victoria on a recent show.
1) Piers asks Osteen his views on abortion and capital punishment:
Pastor John Osteen Preached Righteousness But Son Joel Osteen Preaches Fluff?
We found videos of Lakewood Church Pastor John Osteen, the father of Pastor Joel Osteen. We were able to see a distinct difference in their preaching styles. The father, late John Osteen preached in a traditional style and focused on truth and righteousness. On his video below, “How to Find and Do the Will of God for Your Life”, he specifies people finding their gift and using it for God’s purposes. He even spoke on how people can make millions of dollars and stay out of the will of God which would make them miserable.
Popular Christian Site Calls Pastors to Tell Obama to Stand Against Same-Sex Marriage
A popular website, Black Christian News has made a public declaration to many pastors to stand up and tell President Obama to to stand against same sex marriage and stand for traditional marriage.
The following statements are made from BlackChristianNews.com and their opinions on homosexuality and same sex marriage.