Revival at Saddleback

Speaking of ‘Purpose Driven’ (in my last comment on the previous thread), apparently there is a revival taking place at Rick Warren’s church in Saddleback.  Warren feels that the recessionary times are causing more people to turn to God, and Saddleback is helping many of these people out with a large increase in food parcels … More Revival at Saddleback

Rick Warren’s Purpose Driven Global PEACE Plan

From Christianity Today: Rick Warren, pastor of Saddleback Church, is updating his ambitious PEACE Plan, a global strategy to fight poverty, disease, and corruption. During the past four years, Warren’s Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California, has sent 7,766 church members on 1,002 short-term mission trips to “beta-test” new methods for church-based outreach in 68 … More Rick Warren’s Purpose Driven Global PEACE Plan

Does the Purpose Driven Church Compromise Repentance?

From the Purpose Driven Website FAQ itself: Is Pastor Rick marketing Christianity – and compromising the message of repentance in the process? One common misconception about evangelistic/seeker services is that they use a marketing ploy catering to consumers. But the truth is that every style of worship service caters to someone: A traditional service caters … More Does the Purpose Driven Church Compromise Repentance?