YEAR IN REVIEW – FINAL: 2010 TOP IN-HOUSE LIGHTHOUSE TRAILS STORIES

* TOP ARTICLE IN THIS CATEGORY FOR 2010: 1/Rick Warren’s “Apologetics” Weekend Should Apologize for Representing “Another Gospel” Eight years after the release of The Purpose Driven Life and numerous efforts by discerning Christian believers to warn others of this movement, the Saddleback Apologetics Weekend unveils more clearly than ever the spiritual direction toward which the evangelical church is … [Read more…]

G12 Master Plan Could Expose Thousands of Nazarenes to Contemplative/Emerging Spirituality

by Philip Gray Free-Lance Writer “Training Today’s Leaders for Tomorrow’s Churches” is the motto for New Church Specialties, a Christian consulting organization that largely reaches Nazarenes. But New Church Specialties and the affiliated New Church University (where pastors and leaders are mentored and trained) are a conduit for the new spirituality, and their G12 Master’s … [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…]

Poll Shows Many “Most Influential Christians” Promote Contemplative

Some say that those who are warning about contemplative spirituality and it’s invasion into Christendom are alarmists, that it really isn’t as bad as we are making it sound. Well if the Church Report poll (where over 200,000 voters responded), which names the “50 Most Influential Christians” is any indication, contemplative spirituality is being promoted … [Read more…]

BEWARE: Christian Conferences in 2007 Including Contemplative Promoting Speakers

2007 will host many “Christian” conferences. Unfortunately, a significant number of them will be including speakers who promote contemplative spirituality, a belief system that ultimately leads away from the Cross of Jesus Christ, not to it. Below are some of those conferences. If your church has plans to send your pastor, young people, men or … [Read more…]