Why I Don't Go To Church Anymore

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I was born into Christianity, my mum was an usher and my dad was a chorister in our church. I loved going to church when I was a kid because it was a normal thing but I was happy to go watch my dad sing. Growing up reading my bible I came to believe that there is one commandment greater than the 10 commandment, which is "go yee therefore and preach the gospel" but are our pastors doing that now? Are they preaching about being saved? Are they preaching about faith? To me the answer is "NO" well someones still do but most ones don't.

What u will hear in the church now is "tithe" our pastors are only preaching about paying our tithe, why. Is it because of the money? I don't know but I know if you enter a church now in a sermon if you don't hear the pastor say tithe then stay there and don't leave. Since when I noticed this I don't attend church sermons anymore.

Is it only me that is thinking this way? Is it my fault I don't go to church any longer? Please tell me in your comments below.

Why I don't go to church anymore - By Okpala izuchukwu - 2019-11-24 21:09:42

One shouldn't because pastor is preaching about tithe one should not go to church.

Tithe its self its a command from God almighty with a promise. According to Malachi 3vs10.

If although one pays his/her tithe,that person does it to obey the commandment of the word of God not the commandment of man.

Anybody going to church is for their own benefits not for the benefits of another.

If one insist on not going to church, one does his/her Self good or bad.

After all so many were called few were choosen

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Joshua Adewoyin - 2019-11-24 23:12:47

You don't have to do that it's a most for you to pay your tithe every church will surely tell you to pay your tithe cause God only asked for 10% so I don't see any bad in u paying your tithe it's your faith don't think about where the money is going 

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Olokor Okemena - 2019-11-25 10:05:42

First of all you need to ask yourself if paying of tithe is wrong. The answer is no, a lot of testimonies have come from paying of tithe. But if you feel that the church you used to attend only request money from you and don't really preach the gospel then you just need to find the right church for yourself.

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Mark Olen - 2019-11-25 12:06:52

Paying your tithe is part of being committed to the church, don't get me wrong here; when you are a member of a certain organization there are some activities that are expected of you.

In church it's also a kind of activity members perform to give thanks to the Lord for all the good deeds in their lives. Further more, that shouldn't stop you from worshipping God as it's what you attend service to do.

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Issa Abdulganiyu - 2019-11-25 13:11:54

In Nigeria now mostly, churces and mosque has turn to business places 

Fake pastors are everywhere same as fake Alfa/imam all in the name of money 

My advice was just that whatever you believed in, don't think of the leader and quit because u have to serve your God not for them but for yourself 

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Alex Kujore - 2019-11-25 13:24:06

You don't have to stop going to church because of a pastor. True, there are pastors or the so-called men of God who only preach about money but the fact still remains that you have to worship God. Just do your part. Have faith and do what is right. God sees everyone's heart and he knows his people. 

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Precious IZIEGBE - 2019-11-25 20:52:47

Remember to keep the Sabbath holy was a commandment too, the fact that these things happen in the church should not stop you from going to church, it is between them and God if they are not being sincere, go to church worship God in truth and go back home

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Alfred Aniche - 2019-11-26 02:48:50

It all depends on what you believe and what works for you to bring financial blessings. I strongly believe that one's blessings are not tired to tithing but you still need to go to church at least to strengthen your spirit man because believe me this world is controlled by the spiritual.

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Isaiah Pam - 2019-11-26 11:39:23

Well you've said it all about churches we find now everyone is thinking prosperity and no one is thinking eternity. The big question you should ask ur self is this am I really going to stay home because of the preaching about tithe or am I gonna go to church to worship God. There are churches which still preach God and all and like the Bible said  "God orders the steps of the righteous" so you could ask him to order ur steps to the right place!

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Adeolu Gbemi - 2019-11-26 15:49:31

You are not going to church to worship human rather you there to worship your creator the great man in battle.Besides 10percent is not too much for God after all God is the person that's providing for your needs.Pls have a rethink and go back to church to worship God not human.

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Morrison Preye - 2019-11-26 21:59:20

Well in my opinion I will tell you my brother I have experience it too.. Always talking about title and offering.. But that doesn't mean you should stop going to church.. Because you are not worshipping your fellow human being but your God our God in heaven so never loss your faith in God 

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Ogunbiyi Oluwatosin - 2019-11-27 06:41:14

You don't have to stop going to church because of a pastor. True, there are pastors or the so-called men of God who only preach about money but the fact still remains that you have to worship God. Just do your part. Have faith and do what is right. God sees everyone's heart and he knows his people. 

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Anthonia Morebise - 2019-11-27 13:53:22

You should not stop going to church because of what the pastors are preaching or what somebody said. Your submission and total believe in God should be your paramount priority. If you feel like the pastor in your church is not doing well enough for you, you can change your church to another one that suits you believe irrespective of that you shouldn't sin to God because of a pastor

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Akanji Segun - 2019-11-28 09:50:48

I would say there is hardly no church that doesn't talk about tithes and offering. But, that doesn't stop you from attending church sermon. The main problem with our pastors is that they focus more on church funds than the salvation of the people in the church.I would advice you to start going to church again, and forget the past. 

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Michael NDUKE-ABASI - 2019-11-28 11:07:55

That's bad. But are you going to church because of pastors? Do they force you to pay tithe and offering? All no. But it is mandatory to praise and worship God. Though it may be a little awkward to go to church without putting offering, but if you don't have, God understands...

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Enitan Ajakaiye - 2019-11-28 11:42:06

This should be an issue only if you're not paying your tithe because you'll always feel the pastor is talking to you and it might piss you off.....

Tithing is good and it cannot be over emphasized.....So saying you stopped going to church because of that that then it's on you not the pastors.

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Ubongabasi Sampson Akpan - 2019-11-30 09:28:42

First I think you should go to a church where your spirit aligns because not all churches force their members to pay tithe.

Secondly, it is not wrong to pay tithe. We are instructed to give a certain percentage (10%) of our earnings to God. This is to help in the growth and upkeep of the church.

If there is no tithe and offering who will buy the seats in church or the offering baskets etc.

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Favour Eric - 2019-12-06 09:44:36

Firstly, In my opinion, I don't think you have gone around enough to make such a conclusion. There are at the very least, well over a thousand churches in Nigeria. To assume that most church pastors preach tithes and offering would mean that you must have gone to at least 500 churches and above. If not, you can't assume that most pastors only talk about to tithes because that is just not true. Secondly, if a pastor keeps emphasizing on tithes and offerings and you know that this man is a man of God then you must understand that he's only doing so because its an area his flock is lacking in and you can't take in the parts of the Gospel that comfort you while rejecting others. So, to me, this isn't reason enough to generally stop going to church.

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Why I don't go to church anymore - By Olatunbosun Tobiloba - 2019-12-09 03:37:05

Well pastor preaching about tithes shouldn't be the reason you should stop going to church after all,the purpose of going to church is to worship so no matter what you shouldn't stop going to church and I don't think you've been to all the churches in nigeria for you to jump to conclusion that they always preach about tithes

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