Book Description: Beyond the Hype reveals the real Christian faith by objectively examining the claims of hype from preachers and teachers and comparing them with actual Christian doctrine. This book will help you become free of the bondage of hype religion so you can pursue a genuine, intimate relationship with God. In this sensible, down-to-earth book, pastor William R. Cunningham celebrates the honest ministers and rebukes the hype preachers in many Christian churches, conferences, conventions, and other gatherings, for deceiving people instead of nourishing them with the word of God. He examines the scriptural basis for their often false and misleading claims and points you to the truth about God, Jesus Christ, the Bible, and the Christian faith. Beyond the Hype exposes: The tithe hype The prayer hype The pastor hype The prosperity-and-faith hype The abundant-life hype The prophecy hype The healing hype By moving beyond the hype from the pulpit, anyone can learn to find answers, follow Jesus, and pursue an authentic and supremely rewarding Christian faith.