Chuck Colson Continues Work in Bringing Evangelicals and Catholics Together

LTRP Note: The following Christianity Today article is an interview with Prison Fellowship Chuck Colson, a CT columnist as well as one of the authors of the ecumenical “Evangelicals and Catholics Together” document that was drafted several years ago. In this interview, Colson explains his efforts in continuing to bridge the divide between evangelicals and … [Read more…]

Mr. Colson, You Are Wrong!

Chuck Colson, founder of Prison Fellowship, is wrong. Oh not about his efforts to help prisoners. His work and passion to improve conditions for prisoners and their families is commendable. Being a former Prison Fellowship volunteer, I know how valuable their work is. However, it is because of this work and the huge influence and … [Read more…]

Letter to the Editor: The “Mentoring-Leadership” From the Past Four Decades That Has Caused Downward Paradigm Shift

To Lighthouse Trails: It is without question that we have followed the writings and website of LT for some time.  The steady stream of serious departures from sound teaching has been documented by your many writers.  The list of leaders, movements, and ministries would fill volumes as they, indeed, have in my repertoire included virtually … [Read more…]

Evangelical’s and Catholic’s Together

Understand the Times with Roger Oakland During the late 1990s, while evangelical Protestants and Catholics were making progress joining hands and disregarding differences (Chuck Colson’s “Evangelicals & Catholics Together”1), I discovered strong evidence of an underlying Catholic agenda to entice all those who were not Catholic to become Catholic. The pope’s declaration at the Eucharistic … [Read more…]

Warning: Evangelical Leaders Give Credibility to Emerging Church Conference

In February of 2009, Zondervan publishers will present the annual National Pastors Convention in San Diego, California. This conference, which was founded by emerging church pioneer, Youth Specialties, is a conduit for contemplative mysticism and emerging spirituality. While most of the speakers at each year’s event fall within the alternative emerging church camp, the conference … [Read more…]

Crystal Cathedral Postpones Rethink 2009 – Ravi Zacharias and Dan Kimball Will Have to Wait Until 2010

RE: Rethink 2009 at Crystal Cathedral in February 2009 A notice has been placed on the Rethink Conference website stating the following: At the request of Crystal Cathedral, Rethink 2009 has been postponed to 2010. If you have already registered for the event, you will receive a full credit for your payment. We sincerely regret … [Read more…]

Reiki Found at Many Catholic Convents – The Near Future for Evangelicalism

A growing number of Catholic convents are incorporating the practice of Reiki into their programs. Reiki is a New Age therapeutic touch practice in which it is believed that a universal energy (chi) flows through all things and can be passed on from a practitioner to a client. An example of Reiki being used in … [Read more…]

Rethink Conference Starts Today: Christian Leaders Help Bring About Robert Schuller’s Dream of an All-Inclusive Spirituality

Robert Schuller once said: “Standing before a crowd of devout Muslims with the Grand Mufti, I know that we’re all doing God’s work together. Standing on the edge of a new millennium, we’re laboring hand in hand to repair the breach.” He made that statement in his 2001 biography, My Journey (p. 501 ), and … [Read more…]

2008 National Pastors Convention Could Send Many Pastors in Mystical Direction

Pastors and church leaders who are planning on attending the 2008 National Pastors Convention, which will be presented by Zondervan Publishing and InterVarsity Press this coming February, should think twice about going. After travel expenses, ticket, lodging and food, the cost for the event for one pastor could easily run over a thousand dollars. In … [Read more…]

Mennonites positive about historic dialogue with the Vatican

LTRP Note: The following out-of-house article is another indication of a Protestant move toward the Catholic Eucharistic christ and the pope’s new evangelization program to win back the lost brethren. From Chuck Colson’s “Evangelicals and Catholics Together” document to the evangelical embracing of Mel Gibson’s The Passion (inspired by Catholic mystics) to the emerging church’s … [Read more…]