Tag Archives: Rick Warren

Friday morning thoughts

So I learned from Thomas Nelson Publishers yesterday that Sarah Young will have a new book (Jesus Today) out soon, presumably written in the same inappropriate style as her other books have been. Please, do yourself a favor and don’t … Continue reading

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Headlines: Rick Warren, Zambia, Authority of Scripture and Evolution

Who knew I’d have reason to bring up Rick Warren again so soon? Lighthouse Trails Research reported that Warren has given “hearty” endorsements to new books by Dr. Amen and Dr. Hyman (two of the three Daniel Plan doctors) who … Continue reading

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Book Winners Announced

I have some winners to notify, but first I want to say thank you to all my new readers and twitter followers. I look forward to getting to know each and every one of you over time. Thanks to everyone … Continue reading

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Philosophical problems with the Purpose Driven movement

It’s Friday already and that means Rick Warren here at Steak and a Bible is almost at a close. Don’t worry, I’m sure Warren will warrant further discussion here, especially if he keeps tweeting. For now, I want to back … Continue reading

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My Rick Warren story and a giveaway

I wish I could remember the first time I heard of megachurch pastor Rick Warren or the first time I was introduced to his Purpose Driven Life (PDL) book. I know that it was sometime before the fall of 2003, … Continue reading

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Warren’s Daniel Plan: Created with Muslim and New Age Doctors

As I’ve already written about the misuse of scripture used to justify Rick Warren’s Daniel Plan, it seems fitting to address other concerns surrounding the diet plan next. I don’t think the church should be in the diet business at … Continue reading

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Warren: Scripture twisting, eisegesis and allegorization

Despite Warren’s recent tweet condemning imaginary people for reading the cross into every verse of the Bible, Warren himself has been guilty of eisegesis. Let me show you just a few examples. In case the word is unfamiliar, eisegesis is … Continue reading

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Rick Warren Week at Steak and a Bible

In light of Rick Warren’s latest troubling tweets I’ve decided to focus predominately on him this week. After all the man The Nation calls “America’s Pastor” was listed as one of the 25 most influential evangelicals by Time magazine. Rick … Continue reading

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Headlines: The Alpha Course, atheist pastors, Rick Warren, and Tim Keller

Here are few articles I read this weekend I’d like to recommend. The first is about The Alpha Course, a very popular curriculum used in many different churches today to introduce Christianity. But is that good or bad? This article … Continue reading

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Rick Warren: ‘Finding the Cross in every verse is eisegesis…’

Did anyone else get an unsettling feeling in their stomachs reading this June 14 tweet from Rick Warren? I’m really curious to know what all of you think about this, so I hope you’ll comment on my blog or tweet … Continue reading

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