Ok … here’s the thing. We’ve covered a lot of this ground over the years but I cannot remember a generic post dealing with the obvious signs of spiritual abuse in a church. We’ve tended to go for the jugular over specific church movements such as Hillsong and C3. We’ve gone after particular doctrines such … More Signs of Spiritual Abuse in your church.
From the Manly Daily, a great report of a local church’s contribution to the community being recognised in a unique way. Something really good and fruitful must be happening at C3 Oxford Falls! WARRINGAH Council’s top citizenship awards this year were all awarded to members of the C3 Church in Oxford Falls. Church members … More C3 Oxford Falls recognised by community
C3 PRESENCE Conference at Darling Habour in Sydney has just finished. Key speakers were Kong Hee, Bill Johnson, Phil Pringle and Marcus Witt at this event. What did you think of the event? Do you have any comments? Have you had much feedback from anyone who went?
Atheist: Who’s that guy? And what’s he doing? Agnostic: He’s Christian and goes to C3. He’s trying to be ‘relevant’ and ‘different’. Atheist: Wow! Does Jesus make his followers always look that dumb and desparate?
A very well written article in the Weekend Australian reports: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/features/jc-and-the-cool-gang/story-e6frg8h6-1226015838817 JC and the cool gang Christine Jackman, From: The Australian, March 05, 2011 12:00AM Christians Erica and Jim Bartle with the JC Epidemic motocross and BMX crew. “Extreme sports are an excellent way of capturing kids’ attention,” Jim says. NOT so long ago, Erica … More The ‘Jesus Makes Me Look Good, Feel Good’ Generation
From: http://philpringle.com/resource/usb5series *NEW* Phil Pringle USB – 5 Series $99.00 Phil Pringle USB – 5 Series Brand new Phil Pringle’s audio teaching series loaded onto your very own 4GB printed USB flash drive. With over 90 hours of audio in 5 message series, what better way to get inspired to live your best life. This … More Phil Pringle Selling Himself
This was mailed to me. Early in the life of Signposts02, pastors were often discussed as people who may have narcissistic traits. An accusation made against Phil Pringle of C3 last year, was that his movement was a Gnostic Cult. There is no question that all that Phil Pringle and his C3 Movement, among other … More NARcissistic, Gnostic, New Age Church Crisis
This article is quite old. Still it is informative now. From: http://jmm.aaa.net.au/articles/20588.htm Preaching For Profit By Alan Matheson – posted Wednesday, 5 December 2007 The scramble for cash and possessions has finally caught up with some of America’s leading televangelists. Six of the best – Paula White, Joyce Meyer, Creflo Dollar, Eddie Long, Kenneth Copeland … More How Greed Determines What Christians Watch
From: http://www.christianpost.com/news/brian-houston-warns-church-leaders-of-complacency-49068/ Brian Houston Warns Church Leaders of Complacency By Katherine T. Phan|Christian Post Reporter After 34 years in ministry and spending most of that pastoring one church, Brian Houston, founding pastor of Hillsong Church in Sydney, said Friday that he doesn’t want to become complacent and unaware of what God wants to do through … More Complacent Brian Houston Dances With Wolves
A good find from Teddy. What Old Testament verse do you think are shocking that describe what this article is talking about? From: http://phoenixpreacher.net/?p=5957 Church Whores Feb 222011 I love to read the Older Testament…God does not mince words in it, especially when Gods people fall into idolatry. ““If a man divorces his wife and … More Whoring For Your Best Life Now…