Spiritual Research Network

Monday, February 20, 2006

"Emerging" + "New Spirituality" = "Emergent Church"

Steve Muse at Eastern Regional Watch has been tracking many of the unbiblical problems within the Emerging Church. Steve has an extensive archive of articles on his website and the list below is just a sample on his New (Age) Spiritual Formation/ Emergent.

We recommend browsing Steve Muse's Eastern Regional Watch website as he has many pertinent article links to current trends of deception within the Church. The following is from Steve's,

Emerging + New Spiritual = Emerging Church Page .

"Be forewarned. The Emergent Church is the most theologically corrosive view/movement/trend in a long time. The Seeker movement and the "Laughing Revival" of the last decade pale in comparison. And it’s consuming millions, especially young people. We’ll keep you posted."
Gregory Koukl, Stand To Reason

Cross Over to the Otherside - Orrel Steinkamp, The Plumbline
The Mosaic Church - Greg DesVoignes, Christian Research Ministries
One of the "Hot Trends" of the CGM - Clifton's views at Chattablogs
The Emerging Church - Lighthouse Trails Research Project, excellent page
The Emerging Church - Steve Muse
What is 'Emerging Church'? - A definition from within the movement
The Emergent Church - Berit Kjos, Kjos Ministries
Why the Emerging Church Should Be a Movement - Tim Bednar, Another look from within the movement
Re-inventing The Church - Berit Kjos, Kjos Ministries
Will the Real Church Please Stand Up? - Gary E. Gilley, Pastor-Teacher, Southern View Chapel
The "New Age Church" - Steve Muse
The Standard of Truth - Tom Smith, PDF
New Age Miracle - Bob DeWaay, CIC
'A Time of Departing by Ray Yungen' - A Book Review, Gary E. Gilley, Pastor-Teacher, Southern View Chapel
'Seeing is Believing' by Gregory A. Boyd - A Book Review, Gary E. Gilley, Pastor-Teacher, Southern View Chapel
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

Click here to see archive at Eastern Regional Watch