80% of those present agreed to have Brian & Bobbie Houston as senior pastors, 5) J. Edwin Orr, Revival is like judgement Day (Atlanta: Home Mission Board, SBC 1987) p. 14. Connect with Pearsons Ministries or sign up to partner with us. This model is to help bring “unchurched” sinners into the meetings, and to make them as comfortable as possible with the experience. Are There Fascist Philosophies Behind Hillsong? Jeans are the new formal wear; Low mood lighting similar to a bar or nightclub. God is so “great”, that He invented superheros, can openers, and cars! Big screens are not there for the glory of God. 1; 2; 3 → My EMIC. Address Line 2 It is normally thrown up on the big screen for everyone to read. This begs the questions, “How long had the board been thinking of changing the leadership?” And who contacted whom? 09/06/09 . Each individual is responsible for the facts and opinions contained in his posts. A church birthed in humility and zeal by its founders, who gave all to the cause of Christ, have now become a people who have lost their way, and now dance to the flute of the musician, whose song is not the song of the Lord. The Church in the West for too long has sailed along in fair seas. We gave away a Lifeline Kit and the new book from Jeremy Pearsons Hello My Name is God…, About Kenneth Copeland Ministries For those who couldn’t get enough of their Hillsong idols they could now have them visit here in Queensland. Few things taint our goodness like covetousness; a desire to be popular, and the ecstatic feeling that comes when we exercise power over the people who give us their idolatrous adoration. It is that great city, clothed in fine linen, and purple, and scarlet, and decked with gold, and precious stones, and pearls! Have Christians lost the art of biblical discernment? (function($) {window.fnames = new Array(); window.ftypes = new Array();fnames[0]='EMAIL';ftypes[0]='email';fnames[1]='FNAME';ftypes[1]='text';fnames[2]='LNAME';ftypes[2]='text';fnames[3]='ADDRESS';ftypes[3]='text';fnames[4]='ADDRESS2';ftypes[4]='text';fnames[5]='CITY';ftypes[5]='text';fnames[6]='STATE';ftypes[6]='text';fnames[7]='ZIP';ftypes[7]='text';fnames[8]='COUNTRY';ftypes[8]='text';}(jQuery));var $mcj = jQuery.noConflict(true); First Name * GCCC members were simply presented with one leadership appointment, and asked to vote. The preaching frequently includes different Bible versions. They are two separate callings.”5. Yet the scripture exhorts us to examine ourselves to see if we are in the faith – 2 Corinthians 13:5. Street Address * There is no New Testament precedent for this model and certainly not for its duplication. Worship – now accommodates the excitability of the young and the unchurched; Music is now more about entertainment than the sole purpose of lifting up our God above all other gods; The lyrics (words) of the songs have progressively become “I, me, my” focused instead of Christ Jesus focused – e.g. It has been offered the kingdoms of this world, and yet instead of denying the flesh, it has embraced the path of least resistance, and in so doing, has denied the cross, and the One who bought us. Legacy Church is a place that believes in Jesus for every generation. Jeremy PEARSON, Associate Medical director (Research) of British Heart Foundation, London | Read 270 publications | Contact Jeremy PEARSON There had been more spin over the pulpit in God’s name, during these months, than found in your average Colgate commercial. This is now playing itself out at Hillsong Brisbane. The decision had been made. To show the  degree we have strayed, the KJV has over 700 references to “Lord” in the New Testament alone. For example – there was a fairly new coat of paint on the “church” walls from previous renovations, painted to a modern grey. © 1997 - 2020 Eagle Mountain International Church Inc. Aka Kenneth Copeland Ministries. In 2010, Jeremy and Sarah founded Pearsons Ministries International on three simple words found in Colossians 1:28: HIM WE PREACH Did Brian Houston contact GCCC, or did the current assistant pastor Steve Dixon (SD) pick up the phone and raise the matter with Hillsong?