Browsing All Posts filed under »Emergent Church«

On John Piper and Lectio Divina…

January 9, 2012


UPDATE: Desiring God has pulled the suggestion from its website regarding the practice of Lectio Divina. They state: “Update: Formerly I listed Lectio Divina as a third system for prayer. I’ve since removed it for the confusion it has caused. We do not endorse contemplative spirituality. The main point I’d like to recommend is using […]

Preach Hell with Agonizing Vigor

March 17, 2011


A man who realizes in any measure the awful force of the words eternal hell won’t shut up about it, but will speak with all tenderness. – A.A. Hodge These last few weeks have generated much buzz about the doctrine of hell since Rob Bell released his promo video of his latest book, Love Wins […]

Daniel Plan News – Dr. Oz and Deepak Chopra Promote Meditation

January 28, 2011

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Attention Purpose-Driven Churches – “America’s pastor” Rick Warren is leading his Saddleback Church down the path of deception with his new Daniel Plan that kicked off January 15, 2011. If your church follows the PD (purpose-driven) model or is a supporter of Rick Warren, the time has come for you to seriously evaluate your relationship with the church and admonish the […]

Emergent Church Pastor Rob Bell Praises New Age Author Huston Smith

October 27, 2010

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By Justin Edwards Thanks to the Sola Sisters blog for reposting this critical red flag from Ingrid Schlueter of Crosstalk blog. Rob Bell is one of the most dangerous men in the visible church today. Here’s the story: Reprinted in part from Crosstalk blog, by Ingrid Schlueter Rob Bell’s 40,000 something followers on Twitter were […]

Is Shane Claiborne a Christian-Muslim?

September 27, 2010

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 By Ken Silva The Emergence Of The Mystic Non-Gospel Of Non-Conversion As Everyone’s God’s People Consider the following from Tony Campolo, who’s one of those Red Letter Christians along with other apostates like Living Spiritual Teacher and Emerging Church guru Brian McLaren, progressive theologian Tony Jones, the heretical “theologian in residence” at the gathering place […]

The [Post]modern Missional Strategy

September 27, 2010

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By Charles Spurgeon This is the suggestion of the present hour: if the world will not come to Jesus, shall Jesus tone down his teachings to the world? In other words, if the world will not rise to the church, shall not the church go down to the world? Instead of bidding men to be […]

"Hipster Christianity" – Don’t Be Fooled – Just Another Emerging Deception

September 20, 2010

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From the Lighthouse Trails Research Blog Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils. I Timothy 4:1  LTRP Note: In September, it came to our attention that both secular and Christian media, in particularly Wall Street Journal, the […]

Seducing Spirits Sounding the Same

August 11, 2010

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By Ken Silva  Now the Spirit expressly says that in later times some will depart from the faith by devoting themselves to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons. (1 Timothy 4:1) Demons Do Have Doctrines and One Of Them Is So-Called Great “Human Potential” As an example of what I mean in the title of this semi-reductio Apprising […]

Christian or Christ-follower?

August 4, 2010


From Lighthouse Trails Research Christian or Christ-follower. It’s a distinction that is being made more and more today, and often the latter term, Christ follower, is replacing the former term, Christian. Even many Christian leaders are making the switch. But just what does it mean? Emerging church leader, Erwin McManus says his “goal is to […]

Heaven, Hell, and Emergent Heresy

July 25, 2010

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By Eric Barger When one does a careful evaluation of the teachings of Emergent leaders, such as Doug Pagitt, Rob Bell, and Brian McLaren, it becomes apparent that they do not believe that Heaven, as described in the Bible, actually exists. Even clearer is their denunciation against the notion of a literal Hell. Their focus […]


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