False Doctrines of John Avanzini
"For I know this, that after my departure savage wolves will come in among you, not sparing the flock. Also from among yourselves men will rise up, speaking perverse things, to draw away the disciples after themselves. Therefore watch, and remember that for three years I did not cease to warn everyone night and day with tears."
UNBIBLICAL STATEMENTS FROM JOHN AVANZINI
"Jesus was handling big money." / "Jesus had an expensive ministry." (John Avanzini, TBN, September 15, 1988)
"Jesus had a nice house, a big house, big enough to have company stay the night with him at the house." / "Jesus wore designer clothes." / "Paul had the kin d of money that could stop up justice." (John Avanzini, TBN, January 20, 1991)
"I want you to plant a seed. I want you to do it in a unique way. Take one of those credit cards that helped you get in trouble and give $100 on that card." / "Use that credit card one more time and attach a $100 seed to it. Put it on that card; you used it for the Devil. Now use it for a seed for a harvest." / "God said to me for you to plant a seed of $100. Put it on that credit card that has been getting you into trouble. It will be used to get you out." / "Take that credit card and put a $100 seed on it and say, 'I wanna be debt free.'" / "God is saying if you plant a $100 seed on that card that it will be a slap in the face to the Devil." / "How did Nehemiah get the nation out of debt? He spoke to the debt. You can speak to sickness and it will leave. You can speak to disease and it will leave." (John Avanzini, LeSea Miracle Telethon, May 3, 2004)
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