The Houston-based pastor who came under fire for not opening the doors of his megachurch to the victims of Hurricane Harvey likes to show off the blessings of the Lord. Osteen probably bought them and transferred the money from his checking account using online banking. They figure that the Lawd has made Osteen rich, so he is likely to make me rich as well. Does Trump give him inside information on financial investments? Liberals do it to themselves,everyone hates them. Osteen is broadcasting a weekly program which is watched by more than 10 million American viewers according to Nielsen Media. benson13, Maybe his corporate defense attorney advised him not to talk about them on TV? Lakewood Church can house almost 18,000 people, but when Hurricane Harvey ravaged Houston in August 2017 and left thousand homeless, Osteen didn’t want to open his church for people seeking shelter. HE FAILED TO MAKE A STAND AGAINST WHITE SUPREMACISTS, IT WAS THOUGHT THAT HIS CHURCH DID NOT HELP DURING HURRICANE HARVEY, In 2005, Larry King asked Osteen about gay marriage and abortions – Osteen didn’t want to talk about these topics at all. With all the hype sounds around Osteen, it sounds as if some cult is involved here. So who is WRONG HERE?? Again you dance around the issues, Christianity is based on the teachings of Christ and olsteen isn't following the rules of his own religion. In 2005, Larry King asked Osteen about gay marriage and abortions – Osteen didn’t want to talk about these topics at all. His first book, released in 2004, “Your Best Life Now: 7 Steps to Living at Your Full Potential,” has since sold more than 10 million copies, according to the Star-Telegram. which teachings of Christ demand that one be poor? We wonder if this is meant to evade taxation. the kingdom of god is within so it must be a state of consciousness , a consciousness of at one ment with god. On 29 August 2017, readers sent in e-mails asking whether it was true Joel Osteen sailed through a flooded Houston distributing copies of his book Your Best Life Now: Did this really happen, cause if so thats horrible…. Osteen met his wife, Victoria, at a jewelry store. They were greatly astounded and said to one another, "Then who can be saved?" David, a man after God's own heart was extremely wealthy. Sources confirmed that the pastor then had his assistants help the families back into their makeshift lifeboats or tree logs on which they were floating through the city. Benny Hinn comes to mind. That's quite unnecessary. All Right Reserved. Is this like when people nowadays meet on Tinder but tell their friends that they met at a Starbucks? This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies. This material may not be reproduced without permission. This is why he later wrote an apology letter saying that he is certain that only those who serve Christ will have the option for an eternal life: “I believe that Jesus Christ alone is the only way to salvation… I realize I had not clearly stated that having a personal relationship with Jesus is the only way to heaven.”. An insignificant spill on Victoria Osteen’s armrest made her totally freak out in 2005. Joel Osteen is a best-selling author and the senior pastor of Lakewood Church, the largest Protestant church in America, based in Houston, TX. After dropping out of college, Osteen returned to Houston and initiated Lakewood’s television program. This pastor really lives a luxurious and lavish lifestyle! It has been rumored for quite a while that Victoria Osteen underwent plastic surgery. They're spending a lot of money." For some reason, there are no crosses, no stained glass and no religious iconography. In the words of Osteen himself, “It’s God’s will for you to live in prosperity instead of poverty.” And he stays true to his word. 9. Sharon Brown should have found a better personal injury attorney in order to win that case, while Victoria Osteen most likely hired one of the best criminal attorneys in the US. A company called Lunaluxe took advantage of this and used her face for Facebook ads, without her permission, in order to push the sales of their skin-care products. Perhaps they even have the same online broker – God only knows…. “Joel Osteen won’t open his church that holds 16,000 to hurricane victims because it only provides shelter from taxes,” wrote one person on Twitter. It seems he has made a considerable part of his fortune from book sells. The New York Times reported that the spill was smaller than a coin, yet she was accused of assaulting a stewardess and got a fine of $3,000 for delaying the flight. We have to admit that would be fitting to his $10 Million mansion. Readers beware. Joel began preaching and his father passed away shortly after that. The house cost him $10.5 million, and Joel and his wife also own a second $2.9 million mansion in Tanglewood, Houston. According to the pastor himself, he met his wife Victoria at a local jewellery store in 1985. THE SHADY LIFE OF JOEL OSTEEN – FIND OUT WHY HE HAD TO HIRE THE BEST CRIMINAL ATTORNEY IN THE US! Joel Osteen is the 3rd most popular TV Evangelist, behind Billy Graham and Rick Warren. Eventually, a judge sided with the Osteens and yet again the Osteen’s had the better lawyer – probably an attorney who specializes in copyright lawsuits. the rich can enter that consciousness but many do not because they don't know it's there since the church preaches false doctrines. it starts with the proposition that god in you as you is you and thus as an incarnation of god on the physical plane you have all the same inherent powers on the physical and you should use those to enjoy the abundant life and live life large and express the highest you can. Sharon Brown, the assaulted flight attendant, said that Osteen’s wife “insulted her, shoved her against a door and elbowed her in the breast.” A psychiatrist that evaluated Brown’s accusation as part of the court proceedings, as well as a different flight attendant, believe that Victoria Osteen may have been “dismissive and abusive to Sharon Brown because of her race.” The jury, however, found her not guilty because there wasn’t enough evidence. As is quite known by now, Donald Trump and his family have a lot of shady things going on. While he is “synchronized” with the lord, other people struggle to pay their monthly house mortgage. In 2005 Osteen was interviewed by Larry King, and during the interview, he was really contradicting himself. Once Joel Osteen became the pastor, Lakewood quickly quadrupled its membership, reported the Guardian. the kingdom of god is within not some place in the clouds where you go when you die if you were a good boy. In any case, we sure hope Osteen has a really good tax attorney and that he isn’t committing any tax fraud. You rely on Snopes, and we rely on you. I'd say he was a fast-talking cop man, and by no means the worst. It sure did not help people who ran out of money and didn’t have a family in some other state! Like many of their millions of Twitter followers, we were totally shocked to see the megachurch family using the devil’s sign. Osteen has many celebrities and politicians as friends, who also donate money to his church. We don’t recall this is a must-have in a church today. He definitely doesn’t have to take out a loan for purchasing any of these cars with his estimated net worth of an estimated $50 million. Your Best Life Now was on the bestseller’s list for more than 200 weeks and sold over 2.5 million copies. Now he is the senior pastor of Lakewood with more than 43,000 attendances. Joel is clearly storing up his treasures on earth. Lakewood Church later announced that the church was dealing with internal flooding, which kept it closed. Trendception: A master class in the use of spurious data to make bogus and self-referential political talking points unsupported by empirical evidence. he taught the kingdom is within. How many donations from the huddled masses did it take to afford that ride? We’d like to suggest that he donates part of his earnings from book sells to charities, which he might be happy to do since wealth management advisors and tax attorneys can help him minimize tax payments by donating to charity organizations. DID VICTORIA OSTEEN UNDERGO PLASTIC SURGERY? ", "Children, how hard it is to enter the kingdom of God! No doubt that her family hired a personal injury lawyer to receive an indemnity from her life insurance. The conditions are perfect this year for a werewolf sighting. John Osteen had his own style which was really quite different from Joel. there is no biblical warrant for heaven being a place in the sky where god people go hen they die. that is church dogma designed to scare the masses as the church and state merged , ie, the holy roman empire. Blessed” to make amends Tuesday by tossing copies of Your Best Life Now to stranded flood survivors. They don't seem to be based on any scripture. An insignificant spill on Victoria Osteen’s armrest made her totally freak out in 2005. the rich are emersed in their wealth and toys and thus do not have a consciousness of the unity of all. He said that he wasn’t certain who was really going to heaven – if it’s going to be only the people who believe in Jesus or those who believe in other faiths too. Osteen’s weekly audio and video podcast has, according to iTunes, more than 10.5 million downloads each week. Click here https://brave.com/ilg626. Joel has a very good demeanor and a way of presenting his message in a very positive way. But, I don't' fault him for his success. Now, he says he lives off book royalties and no longer takes a salary from his church. 2X Faster than Chrome. Apparently, that is why he drives a Ferrari 458 Italia, an Italian sports car worth an estimated $325K, a testament to his dedication in quickly spreading the message of the church. More like a self-help seminar. As the band’s lawyer said, money wasn’t the main reason behind the lawsuit. We fact-checked the claims of those who sought to downplay the seriousness of the pandemic in the weeks prior to the 2020 presidential election. But Jesus said to them again, "Children, how hard it is to enter the kingdom of God! It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God. Osteen’s first 5 books have all became national bestsellers in the US. Osteen was on Kilmeade & Friends to talk about his deep friendship with President Donald Trump, as well as the visit of Pope Francis in America. Back in 2018, critics of a series of voter ID restrictions provided ample evidence that the laws would disproportionately affect Native Americans. We wonder how close their friendship actually was, especially since we know that Osteen is close friends with Donald Trump who shares the same lavish lifestyle. Osteen is broadcasting a weekly program which is watched by more than 10 million American viewers according to Nielsen Media. Viral images of Exxon gas station signs were shared in October 2020, ahead of Election Day. Until recently, he used to drive a 9-year-old car that was previously owned by his father. Link to post Share on other sites. Maybe olsteen will wrap that 300 thousand dollar car around a 200 light pole and just fucking die. Attorney Richard Garbarni said to the National Enquirer that, although Lakewood Church is registered as a not-for-profit organization, “[Joel Osteen is] leveraging the church as a money-making vehicle! Some suckers refuse to attend churches unless they are run by hustlers. where did jesus say you should be poor and do without? My objection to Osteen is that he rarely mentions God in his sermons. Any truth to this? Radar Online reported in March 2017 that a family sued Osteen and Lakewood Church for body-slamming its baby. Osteen’s name had already worked through social media during and after Hurricane Harvey because of stories that Lakewood Church was not made available to people affected by the historic storm. Jesus looked at them and said, "For mortals it is impossible, but not for God; for God all things are possible."
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