Sunday, January 20, 2013
Regarding the lawsuit against Sovereign Grace Ministries, et al, for alleged child abuse, Brent Detwiler raises an issue that will probably be addressed in court once the case goes to trial. To quote Detwiler at: http://www.brentdetwiler.com/brentdetwilercom/2013/1/19/the-first-amendment-or-the-welfare-of-children.html?printerFriendly=true.
Here are examples of what Elevation Church, Charlotte, North Carolina (high tech area), "pastored" by Word of Faith promoter Steven Furtick, has to offer in the way of man-centered, man-pleasing, emergent worship below. The first was done for Christmas 2011 prior to the Code Orange "revivals" for 2012; the second was recently done as a promo for the upcoming 2013 Code Orange "revival" events for pastors/leaders only this time. Truly a night club/circus atmosphere that will make you more Christlike? Don't think so. It used to be that prayer and fasting preceded revivals of the past, but that's not "cutting edge" like this: