Tag Archives: Joel Osteen
English: Tony Blair, David A. Harris and Rick ...

Reviewing 2013

2013 has been a very interesting year indeed for Christians.  The end of 2012 saw the “Mayan Calendar” propaganda being spread as people around the world wondered if the end was upon us, and that is a pretty tough act to follow, but 2013 had its interesting moments. We watched Rick Warren address continued challenges […]

2 Comments Continue Reading →
george washington mason

The next era for progressive emergence

Remember back about six months ago when Emergent Guru Brian McLaren asked for some big, bodacious financial support for a mystery organization that would carry the progressive church into a new era? Well that organization is now up and running, and you may be surprised at who is helping him and what they’ll be doing later this […]

Comments Off on The next era for progressive emergence Continue Reading →
Osteen on HuffPo

Multiple sources: Joel Osteen says God “absolutely accepts homosexuals”

We know that Pastor Osteen has been duped once before by cyber hackers who have created fake websites looking exactly like Osteen’s ministry site, so when we saw the many “Joel Osteen: God ‘Absolutely’ Accepts Homosexuals,” headlines, we wanted to be sure that this was not the case before sharing this report and video of […]

9 Comments Continue Reading →

Wisdom in challenging times

I want to spend a few moments talking about this radio show, Stand Up For the Truth. We are approaching our three year anniversary on this show. Quite frankly I thought the show wouldn’t last more than six months. But I underestimated just how crazy things were getting in our nation and quite frankly within […]

Comments Off on Wisdom in challenging times Continue Reading →

Jesus as a revolutionary millennial?

Was Jesus a revolutionary millennial, who avoided theological certainty? For Red Letter Christians, that’s the Jesus being pushed forward rather than the Christ of the Bible. It’s part of a progressive theology that imagines a very different Jesus, and we’re going to cover a new article today by Red Letter Christians titled, 4 Reasons Jesus […]

2 Comments Continue Reading →
Screen shot 2013-07-15 at 11.18.51 PM

Deceiving signs and wonders: Corissa’s Story

The following is a testimony of one of our listeners, Corissa, who was deeply steeped in the Signs and Wonders movement infecting many churches. She has given us permission to share her story, in hopes that others caught up in this beautiful deception will be willing to consider the spiritual danger that they are in, […]

13 Comments Continue Reading →

Word of Faith Hillsong conference in full swing

The Christian Post is carrying an interesting story about Saddleback’s Pastor Rick Warren warning leaders they need to learn how to handle “Haters and Critics.” He made those comments at the Hillsong Conference in Australia, perhaps as a pre-emptive strike at those who would question him appearing at a Word of Faith (name it and […]

2 Comments Continue Reading →
Rick Warren Facebook

Rick Warren’s Top 100 Pastors to Follow

Joel Osteen? T.D. Jakes???  This is quite a Facebook Post from Pastor Rick Warren. Here he tells is fans which senior pastors — the top 100 in fact – that he recommends his fans follow on Twitter. Here is the exact post, but you can also follow the link above and see the strange conversation […]

45 Comments Continue Reading →

Unholy alliances: Having those uncomfortable conversations with your church

The 2013/2014 conference circuit makes for some strange bedfellows. We’re trying not to get worked up about “guilt by association,” but at some point you just have to wonder how teachers of different “gospels” can find unity? Saddleback’s Rick Warren is teaming up with Joel Osteen and “Bishop” T.D. Jakes for the Hillsong Conference in […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →

Joel Osteen was “Too shallow,” according to hoaxer

Looks like ABC News found the culprit who created the elaborate internet hoax targeting Joel Osteen, and this hoaxer is actually a huge Osteen fan. It’s just that Osteen is one of the untouchable pastors who isn’t available by email or phone, and this guy simply wanted to tell his pastor to go a little […]

2 Comments Continue Reading →