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 The Only Thing Necessary For Evil to Triumph is for Good Men to do Nothing  -- Edmund Burke    


Cross Over to the Otherside - Orrel Steinkamp

One of the "Hot Trends" of the CGM 

The Emerging Church - Lighthouse Trails Research Project, excellent page

The Emerging Church - Steve Muse

What is 'Emerging Church'? - A definition from within the movement  

Why the Emerging Church Should Be a Movement - Tim Bednar

Will the Real Church Please Stand Up? - Gary E. Gilley

The "New Age Church" - Steve Muse

The Standard of Truth - Tom Smith, PDF 

'A Time of Departing by Ray Yungen' - A Book Review, Gary E. Gilley

'Seeing is Believing' by Gregory A. Boyd - A Book Review, Gary E. Gilley

Contact With God: Counterfeit or Real? - Carolyn Rumball Chapman

Many Words vs. Persistent Praying - Acts 17:11 Bible Studies

Mantras and Mandalas - Encyclopedia of New Age Beliefs, Harvest House, PDF

Dangerous Meditations - Douglas Groothuis, Christianity Today 

Meditation Techniques vs. The Word of God - Ed Tarkowski

Meditation: Finding the God Within - Mike Oppenheimer

Young people drawn to all-or-nothing Christianity - Church

Postmodernism: Pt 1, Pt 2, Pt 3, Pt 4, Pt 5 - Gary E. Gilley

Apologetics in a Postmodern Age - Don Matzat

Post-modernity: A Global Weather Change? - Jeff Fountain  

Ministry Is Stranger Than It Used To Be: The Challenge of Postmodernism - R. Albert Mohler, Jr.

A New Kind of Christian by Brian McLaren - Jossey-Bass - 1st edition (March 28, 2001)

Where Did "I" Go?: The Loss of Self in Postmodern Times - Rick Wade

Defending Historic Christianity in a Postmodern World - Bill Crouse  

Changing Society - Paul Proctor

Commentary of Dan Kimball's Article: A-maze-ing Prayer - Jane Whiting, PDF file

Labyrinth: The Occult Has Truly Gone Mainstream - Cephas Ministry

Enter the Labyrinth - Mike Oppenheimer

The Labyrinth: A Walk to Life or A Walk to Death - Steve Muse

Plus Ca Change - About the Labyrinth - Tim Challies

The Labyrinth, Pagan Spirituality - David Cloud

Experience the Labyrinth (Insert New Age Music Here) - Tim Challies

Dr. Jean Houston and the Labyrinth Fad - AFR Canada Magazine

Ecumenism Fostered by Mysticism - Ed Tarkowski 

The Mindless Mysticism of Madame Guyon - G. Richard Fisher

Mystic Musings of Henri Nouwen - Cecil Andrews

Richard Foster: Promoting Eastern Mysticism By Proxy - Ray Yungen, PDF 

Protestant No More: Willow Creek Infiltrated by....Renovar - Mary Fairchild

Beware of Wolves in Sheep's Clothing - Mike Gendron

The Ragamuffin Gospel: A Critique by Bill Isley, M.D. - PsychoHeresy Awareness Ministries

M. Scott Peck: Community, Spiritual Growth, Global Peace - Jim Baumgaertel

The Spirituality of Becoming - Lynn M. Stuter

Images in Worship - Is It Biblical? - Ernesto Florendo, 7/18/04

Esoteric Christianity - Carl Teichrib, PDF

Dan Kimball's Emerging Church - Steve Muse, PDF 

Divination Finds Further Expression in the Evangelical Church - Orrel Steinkamp

The Influence of Eastern Mysticism: Pt 1, Pt 2, Pt 3, Pt 4, Pt 5 - Dave Hunt, PDF

Spiritual Formation or Spiritual Adultery? - Steve Muse

The Dangers Of "Spiritual Direction" - Ed Tarkowski

Real 'Spiritual Formation' - 'From Darkness to the Light' - Prof. Johan Malan

What is Gnosticism?- Mike Oppenheimer

Emergent Evangelism - Brian McLaren and Duane Litfin, Christianity Today

Spiritual Disciplines - Jim Baumgaertel

The Latest EMC News - Emergent Movement

Book Review: 'A Generous Orthodoxy' by Brian McLaren - Tim Challies

Another Gospel - Arthur W. Pink

Book Review - A Time of Departing by Ray Yungen - Tim Challies

'Christian' Meditation - Cecil Andrews

More on Postmodernism and the Emergent Church Discussion - James White

The Authority of the Bible - Rev. Sam Harris, PDF

"Special News Alert" Emerging Church Leader, Brian McLaren, Promotes: Islam and Christianity Reach the Same God During Mystical Experiences - Lighthouse Trails Research Project 

McLaren Withdrawn From Evangelism Conference Lineup - Kentucky Baptist Convention

Mysticism - Part 1 - Gary E. Gilley 

Mysticism - Part 2 - Gary E. Gilley

Mysticism - Part 3 - Gary E. Gilley

Mysticism Part Four - Gary E. Gilley

Mysticism Part Five - Gary E. Gilley

Introduction to the Emergent Church and Post-Modern Phenomenon Part 1 - Chris Pajak

Are Churches Becoming More Mystical? - The Berean Call

A Generous Orthodoxy - Brian McLaren - The Syntax Repair Shop, Dr. Thomas A. Howe

Interspirituality: The Ultimate Denial of Jesus Christ Through Contemplative Prayer - Lighthouse Trails Research Project

NEWS RELEASE - Is Brian McLaren Becoming An Enemy of the Cross of Jesus Christ? - Lighthouse Trails Research Project

Leaders Call "Emerging Church Movement" a Threat to Gospel - David Roach, BP News

"Is Emergent a Conversation or Movement?" - Brett Kunkle

PRESS RELEASE - Evangelical Leaders Promote New Age and Eastern Spiritual Practices - Lighthouse Trails Research Project

The Emerging Church - Last Days Apostasy and a Return to Darkness - Roger Oakland, Understanding the Times

CCM: The Seduction of Our Youth - Carol Guffey

Emergent or Not? - Melinda Penner

Four Challenges for the Church - Greg Koukl

Now Ready for Prime Time Players - Mike Oppenheimer

The Issue of Other Religious Practices as Worship in the Church - Mike Oppenheimer



Ding Dong, Ding Dong, Wake Up Leonard Sweet! - Sandy Simpson

Brian McLaren: A Prime Example of Diaprax! - Sandy Simpson

FIRST-PERSON: 'Da Vinci' not as dangerous as 'Left Behind'? - Denny Burke

What is the meaning of Cornerstone's "Anam Cara"? - Compiled by Steve Muse, 7/14/06

Is the Emerging Church Emerging Into Your Church? - Roger Oakland, Understanding the Times

Son of Jim Bakker Says Gay Marriage, Contemplative OK - From the Lighthouse

Emerging Spirituality: Joining the New Age with Christendom - From the Lighthouse

THE EMERGING CIVIL WAR - Paul Proctor, NewsWithViews, 4/3/07

An Open Rebuttal to Rev. Jerry Falwell's Commentary, The 'Emerging Church': Straying from the Gospel - Paul Proctor, NewsWithViews, 4/14/07

EMERGENT MANIFESTO - From the Lighthouse, 4/26/07

Emerging Church Leaders Say, Don't Criticize Us - From the Lighthouse, 7/7/07

End-Time Deception in the Emerging Church - Prof. Johan Malan, South Africa, 9/17/07

Roger Oakland Removed from Calvary Chapel Radio - From the Lighthouse, 11/20/07

The Emerging Church movement calls for Biblical scrutiny by Missourians - Roger Moran, The Pathway, 1/11/08

A Good Expose on the Emerging Church - Chrystal, 10/8/08

Allelon: Unity in the Church or Unity with the World? - Sandy Simpson, 1/6/09

National Pastor's Conference, Again - Chrystal, 2/2/09

The Emerging Church Introducing Heresies - Sandy Simpson, 4/27/09





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