aplacetotalk has never been a “Purpose Driven Church.” We’ve never encourage people to read “The Purpose Driven Life,” but I, Josh McDowell… I am a fan of the Warren family because they are human, they are created by God, and they are sharing the message of Jesus Christ. It may or may not be the way you choose to share Christ, but Jesus was clear – the Rick Warren family are allies to the cause of Christ! Here is a great passage from Mark 9,

John spoke up, “Teacher, we saw a man using your name to expel demons and we stopped him because he wasn’t in our group.” Jesus wasn’t pleased. “Don’t stop him. No one can use my name to do something good and powerful, and in the next breath cut me down. If he’s not an enemy, he’s an ally. Why, anyone by just giving you a cup of water in my name is on our side. Count on it that God will notice.” The Message

I thought about writing a blog about this situation, but Frank Viola beat me to it this morning and his blog is so good that I don’t think I’ll attempt to do better. Please read Frank Viola’s blog and share your thoughts there or here!

FRANK’S BLOG ABOUT Rick Warren’s Horrific Tragedy & The Sickening Response of Some “Christians”