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
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
This clip was posted onhttp://reformedgadfly.blogspot.com as a response to Rick Warren’s question, “What on Earth are you here for?” Thanks again to Teddy for the clip.
This is a YouTube presentation which reflects the gospel message of Rick Warren, and therefore the gospel emphasis for Saddleback Church and Purpose Driven initiatives. It covers the main points of what Warren gets across to the unsaved. You have to get past the shirt and beard, and focus on the message, but check it … More Does Rick Warren preach the gospel?
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?