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Pastor Jim Murphy Tells Congregation: ‘We’re going to root this stuff out of our ministry’

I just finished listening to this message, The Subtlety of Satan, by Pastor Jim Murphy of First Baptist Church of Johnson City, N.Y. (Hat tip to Stand Up for the Truth) If you can carve out an hour to listen … 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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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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Hindu American Foundation wants to “Take Back Yoga”

The New York Daily News recently reported that the Hindu American Foundation has launched a campaign to “Take Back Yoga,” “not to convert Westerners to Hinduism or urge them to cease practicing it altogether, but to remind people that yoga … Continue reading

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