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Revealed! The Purpose Driven Plan To Destroy Your Church (Video)

Thursday, November 14, 2013 10:40
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Contrary to Purpose Driven Church propaganda, millions have been leaving their churches after the change occurred.

In the past ten years a large percentage of churches in America, and in other countries have changed from a traditional New Testament church model to a contemporary Purpose Driven model, many with sorrowful results.

“If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do? ” Psalm 11:3

It is important that every church member know if their church is targeted for a Purpose Driven Church takeover. Initially, a small clique of church staff, possibly including the pastor or a new pastor, plans the change without telling the rest of the church membership

Church Transitions, an associate of Saddleback Church in California, trains the clique initiating the change in eight published steps. The church membership is not to be informed of the transition until the fourth step. After the sixth step in the process of change, if there are some in the church who voice concerns, the following is suggested: 

1. Identify those who are resisting the changes; 
2. Assess the effectiveness of their opposition; 
3. Befriend those who are undecided about the changes; 
4. Marginalize more persistent resisters; 
5. Vilify those who stay and fight; and 
6. Establish new rules that will silence all resistance. 

This means the church membership is not told until it is too late to make a difference. In other words, the church is stolen. Then the members either accept the changes, or leave the church, which they may have served and given to build. Dr. Rick Warren, author of “The Purpose Driven Church” and “The Purpose Driven Life” has boasted: “When you reveal the vision to the church, the old pillars are going to leave. But let them leave… they only hold things up.”

The Purpose Driven Plan To Destroy The Church

Dr. Warren is right in one way. It is the senior members of the church who do indeed hold a church up and keep it from falling into apostasy. While some PDC initiators may not implement the full PDC format, generally, these are the signs that your church is targeted for a Purpose Driven Church format: 

Change in music to a contemporary rock style.
Removal of hymn books; eliminating the choir.
Replacement of organ and piano with heavy metal instruments.
Repetitive singing of praise lyrics.
Dressing down to casual and informal attire.
Eliminating of business meetings, church committees, council of elders, board of deacons, etc.
The pastor, or a new leader with a few assistants, usually four, takes charge of all church business.
A repetitive 40-day Purpose Driven Church study program stressing psychological relationships with each other, the community, or the world, begins.
Funded budgeted programs are abandoned, or ignored, with ambiguous financial reports made.
Sunday morning, evening, and/or Wednesday prayer meetings are changed to other times; some may even be eliminated.
Sunday School teachers are moved to different classes, or replaced by new teachers more sympathetic with the changes being implemented.
The name “Sunday School” is dropped and classes are given new names.
Crosses and other traditional Christian symbols may be moved from both the inside and outside of the church buildings. The pulpit may also be removed.
In accordance with Dr. Warren’s instructions, new version Bibles are used; or only verses flashed on a screen are referenced during regular services.
Purpose Driven Church films, purchased from Saddleback, precede or are used during regular services.
The decor, including the carpets, may be changed to eliminate any resemblance to the former church.
The word “church” is often taken from the name of the church, and the church may be called a “campus”. Denominational names may also be removed.
An emphasis on more fun and party sessions for the youth.
Elimination of altar calls or salvation invitations at the close of the services.
The elimination of such words as “unsaved”, “lost”, “sin”, “Hell”, “Heaven” and other Gospel verities from the pastor’s messages.
The reclassification of the saved and lost to the “churched” and the “unchurched”.
The marginalizing, or ostracizing, of all who are not avid promoters of the new Purpose Driven Program.
Closed meetings between the pastor or chosen staff members without any reports made to the general membership.
Open hostility to members who do not openly embrace the new program, or who may have left for another church.

What you can do to stop it

If your church is in the initial stages of change (music or the first 40-day program), your church could be saved by talking with other church members, and with activist intervention by 10-20 percent of the membership. If nothing is done at this early stage, then by the time the program advances to step four, there is little that can be done except look for another church. Your church has been stolen and become a Purpose Driven entity in association with Saddleback Church of Orange County or Willow Creek of Chicago.

The Emergent End Times Church Exposed from Now The End Begins on Vimeo.

You must educate yourself, and others, so that you can mobilize the membership to effectively resist. “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind” 2 Timothy 1:7.

The Purpose Driven Church books and most of the programs are published by Rupert Murdoch, who owns 175 newspapers worldwide, and a large percentage of the television and communications industry. He also owns several magazines, some of which have been classified as pornographic.

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Billions of dollars pour into the Purpose Driven Church movement. Dr. Warren has stated he intends to send one billion Christians into the world to bring in the “Kingdom of Heaven”. The entire movement appears cultish. Don’t be fooled by the Saddleback Website. You don’t catch many fish unless you have a look-alike bait!

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  • Dragonlady

    Thank you for posting this. Although, I’m not exactly an “old pillar”, I do have common sense & discernment. It’s nice to see a least a few others in this world do as well.


      You ain’t got a scrap of discernment: Hebrews 13:10 We [Christians] have an altar that those who seve God’s Temple have no right to eat at.

      Love Christ? If you loved Christ, you might stop to think hey the Lord said the Temple is his house of prayer, and I’m kneeling at altars that FORBID HOUSE OF PRAYER SERVANTS

      No church altar is of God.

      • dg12

        You are such an imbecile concerning Paul, the Apostle. You’re simply not smart enough to understand the 1 scripture you “misuse” in you article, Paul is a liar, as well as the others. You are stupid…

    • Bonzo

      Rick Warren is allied with b. HUSSEIN obama and the POPE !!!!

      Kenneth Copeland, Joel Osteen, Tony Palmer, Brian Houston, Benny Hinn and Ulf Ekman are all supporting this seduction.

    • No time

      It is nice to see the Flat Earther’s are back.

  • Joe_Zao

    If you think about the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, remember, Pilate finds him not guilty. The insurgent Barabbas is released in a special one day a year ceremony in exchange. If Jesus Christ were to have had an appeal, he would have been found innocent. The case would show the judge found him innocent. However, a seasonal once a year exchange was allowed. The appeal of course, would have the previous mandate and rely on Pilate as him innocent.

    The court in its wisdom, maybe, thinks, as courts do those really are not guilds by any means but men of law whenever higher stakes could have recognized setting him unrestrained would make him an ordinary citizen without the final court forcing him to be God. Not passing this on to Caesar would be a hoax to provide his known condition, if on appeal, he would have been found free by the Judge without a seasonal holiday to release, he would have been set free.

    An adult always sees Jesus Christ free. The child court has its problem. Furthermore, in the new Testement, virginity is consensual sex. They need to step rape into two things, one, the crime of being somewhere you do not belong and then crime of non consensual sex. You at least get the time for being in the wrong place, and after that they prove the act of sex. Treating rape as a single crime is more than that. You probably were a place that you did not belong and that is time in of its own. Does anyone really think just because the woman or girl has an orgasm that it is consensual? That can be final proof in some places. The woman is 8,000 times more sensitive than a penis. Physiologically you produce a contract, whether you like it or not in society and this must stop!
    Oh, I was an Episcopalian; they did not provide any care in Jesus Christ, and I was removed for faith. I am 61 and only needed one girl friend and wife. The last Girl Friend humorously said, “Marrying the one you love is the hardest thing in the world, but you can marry anyone else.” My family was impossible, so she went her way to heaven and God Bless her for being wiser in love than me. I don’t go to Church and feel that the temple was raised simply the way they tossed me out and never denied since I knew who Jesus Christ was. I love his pure record and the denial proves who he was because, how can a person that many years ago still be called a “King” – no one has gone up against that name and done better. :cool:

    • LifeIs

      Could you type that again, in different words? I cannot understand what you are saying.

      The article you’re commenting on is about churches being hijacked in a systematic way. When I was a kid, a local Southern Baptist church was run by pure democracy. And I lost my pastor and church to a small group of men swept up in the W.A. Criswell (“The Baptist Pope”) hijack of the denomination.

      I suppose something like that is going on now around the country.

      • deceit me not

        Thank you I was beginning to wonder myself as I read that a few times to try and grasp…anything.

  • Xinthose

    this article makes a lot of sense. You really simplify the watering down of Christianity in America today. I thankfully have found a piano hymn, KJV only, soul winning, Baptist Independent Church (the best kind there is right now)

  • patriot156

    Sounds just like how the socialists win us over. Sounds like a conspiracy too as well!
    but just on a smaller scale.
    but has the same steps socialists do when taking over something in america!

  • becomingme

    Listen to Bill Cooper’s series “Dawn of Man”, and “Mystery Babylon” on you tube.

    His lectures are very revealing as to why and what purpose they are trying to bring down Christianity.

    Bill Cooper, a true Christian, was murdered for exposing the truth. R.I.P.


      AMEN! Bill Cooper is a hero of mine i wish i had known personally.

  • Anonymous

    Well Folks here it is another Prophecy being fulfilled.
    Read you Bible it will tell you what is happening and will happen at the End which we are approaching. Jewmerica has already abandoned Christian Principles that were its cornerstone.
    Jews hate Christians and they are in Control of the US,its just that simple.
    Read it for yourself ,one of their Scriptures the Talmud makes that quite clear.

    • onlythetruth

      The Only Truthful Reply so Far! Welcome To the JEWWORLDORDER! yep this country was handed to the MINION for a Total Take Over..Christians Will Love Their CHOSEN.. haaaa

  • Anonymous

    The great apostasy is underway. Rick Warren’s Christlam movement is ecumenical heresy and is the path for the one world religion. I personally believe that Rick warren could be the the False Prophet. A wolf is sheep’s clothing, as it were.

    Get ready, Christians, you will be attacked from within rather than from external enemies.

  • westside prepper

    this is almost to scary as i went to church since i was born im 50 now,i dont go like i should but i have noticed this in alot of churches ive went to in the last 2 or 3 years,i dont go to one church but go to a few defferent ones on certain occasions

  • Atheist Jesus

    Dafuk you people been smoking?

  • Jay

    This isn’t new, if one studies the Reformation and it’s authors, Protestantism has been on a steady downward slope since Luther tried to reinvent Catholicism. Protestantism has over 33000 denominations and sects, with all of them following a different dogmatic or political agenda. On top of that individual Protestants claim Devine understanding of scripture even though their interpretations can vary and conflict. Everyone of these thousands of groups was birthed by a human beings believing that they had the truth. Seeing all this over the centuries The Catholic Church must have liked the system because they initiated Vatican II which is more Protestant then Catholic in origin and has had the same effect as modern Protestantism, and that is a loss of congregations and adherents. The ” falling away” that had been prophesied seems to be taken place more rapidly since Y2K with the older generation numbers declining . This should make atheists and anti religion adherents happy for a season, but it may also be a validation of the prophetic texts of scripture which would have the opposite effect on that group.

  • SuperMario

    Wait, wait, wait. So you are saying that only the old style is the right way to “church?” This is baloney. God does not care what you wear and the instruments you play. It is what is in you heart that counts. Stop looking for “evidence” of end times. Do as Jesus, love people and serve others.

  • kdc0521

    I have really been feeling out of sync or something, I have not regularly gone to church in a few months and I used to volunteer for Sunday school as well. I wonder, if this Purpose Driven Church has anything to do with churches seeming more like a fast food joint than an actual place to congregate in some churches. I feel it deep down, I find reasons not to go, work, feeling too tired, etc. But really, when my husband and I do go to church, many of them these days have more of a dark, coffee shop/concert feel to them and it’s just not the same Church I knew growing up, when you actually go see people where it’s not pitch dark or trip over someone and spill hot scalding holy espresso on someone when looking for a seat. Then there’s the loud music; gotta have those subwoofers for that BOOM in “10000 Reasons” or whatever. I’m all for that, at a concert. Not the house of God, which I feel deserves more reverence than this. I don’t mean to offend, unless it moves people toward God, then so be it. Worship and fellowship to me is a personal and spiritual thing, not a once a week coffee concert.

  • The Truth Wins

    I regularly attend a community Christian church and we follow many of these principles but are not a Purpose Driven member. We do so to attract people of all backgrounds, especially the broken rejected by other church congregations because of how they dress, talk or their financial status. Many recovering addicts walk through our doors, along with homeless people, divorced individuals, and even one girl that I met who was in a Satanic cult! Our minister provides sermons straight out of the Bible (NIV), and has covered topics such as addiction, pornography, adultery, worshiping false gods including sports teams and entertainers, etc. We baptize through full immersion as Christ taught and set an example for.

    I think that as Christ-followers, and as believers in His death on the cross, resurrection and return soon, that is the key. Religion ruins the message on many occasions. The issues that I have with Dr. Warren include the Word of Faith posture (along with Joel Osteen and other ‘prominent’ evangelical pastors); his reaching out too passionately to Islam (invoking the Muslim name for Jesus, Issa, during the January, 2010 Presidential Inauguration prayer, for example) and meeting with the Pope this very week to find a ‘common ground’ between Christianity and all world religions such as Judaism, Taoism, Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam and others.

    Again, the one true qualification, according to God’s one and only Holy Word, is to believe in His Son as your Lord, Messiah and Savior. We all really need to read the Book of Acts and follow the example of how the early Church members conducted themselves and worshiped together. Then we should read the words of Christ Himself in the Gospels and further conduct ourselves accordingly. The rest is fluff and the Spirit will guide you in sorting out false prophets from the God inspired ones. :cool:

  • BrotherJohnF

    Rick Warren:

    1But there were false prophets also among the people, even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction. 2And many shall follow their pernicious ways; by reason of whom the way of truth shall be evil spoken of. 3And through covetousness shall they with feigned words make merchandise of you: whose judgment now of a long time lingereth not, and their damnation slumbereth not.

    2 Peter 2 King James Bible

    10But these speak evil of those things which they know not: but what they know naturally, as brute beasts, in those things they corrupt themselves. 11Woe unto them! for they have gone in the way of Cain, and ran greedily after the error of Balaam for reward, and perished in the gainsaying of Core. 12These are spots in your feasts of charity, when they feast with you, feeding themselves without fear: clouds they are without water, carried about of winds; trees whose fruit withereth, without fruit, twice dead, plucked up by the roots; 13Raging waves of the sea, foaming out their own shame; wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness for ever.

    Jude 1 King James Bible

    29For I know this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, not sparing the flock. 30Also of your own selves shall men arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away disciples after them. 31Therefore watch, and remember, that by the space of three years I ceased not to warn every one night and day with tears.

    Acts 20 King James Bible

  • davy

    There is no question about it-this is nothing more than apostasy. Think about this
    are they telling God His word isn’t final, rather that we need some more “man made”
    practice to be religious. Not so, it will only fail in the long run – if your using this
    material “come out of it” before it’s too late.

  • Not Religious

    Crap all crap, the only thing that has changed is that you have less money and you feel embarrassed when going to church you are not able to donate/flash that cash around to impress the other members to support the con-artists snake oil salesmen/women/pastors/child molesters/priests/morons whatever and unable to wear fancy clothes to impress the other members.

  • MikeSavage

    As per the word of God, all religion is false, not just Rick Warren’s church. ALL OF THEM. They are called in Revelation to John, Babylon the Great. In the letter to the Christian Congregation in Galatia, in chapter 5, sects/divisions/dissentions are called works of the flesh. Religion, by definition, teaches things about God that differ from what God teaches about Himself, and all religions teach things that differ from all other religions. By God’s word, and what they teach, all being different, they are ALL FALSE. Satan originated religion on Earth in the garden in Eden. Can anything Satan originated actually be a good thing? Certainly not! It is ONLY to God’s word that we must adhere. And not a false translation of His word either, but an ACCURATE translation. The absolute worst, as far as accuracy to the original scrolls, is the King James.

    • Frederic Shoemaker

      If the absolute worst is the King James when it comes to accuracy, what is the best version?

      if all religions are no good, how does one get to know about the creator?

      • MikeSavage

        One gets to know the creator by having an honest heart, as God searches all men’s hearts all the time, looking for such ones to worship Him righteously. When God sees that honest heart, he uses holy spirit to reveal the meaning of His inspired word, the Bible to that person. It is best to use an accurate translation, and Young’s Literal Translation is pretty accurate. The Orthodox Jewish Bible is pretty accurate, and the Jehovah’s Witnesses New World Translation is pretty accurate. Or, you could learn how to translate classical Greek into modern English, and translate the scrolls that exist. It’s easier to acquire an accurate translation though. I took a course 40 years ago where we compared translations of original scroll texts to most of the 35 English translations of the Bible. The three I listed were closest to the originals. King James, Douhay Rheims, NIV, ASV, and most others mistranslated hundreds of words, thereby completely changing the meaning of most of the scriptures, to adhere to religious beliefs, rather than to what God wanted to say to us. It’s best to stay clear of ALL religions, clergy, and churches, if you want to be in God’s good favor.

      • jayybee30

        I disagree w/ Mike Savage’s inclusion of the JW’s New World Translation as a pretty accurate translation. NWT 1 Tim. 3:1: “the sacred secret of this godly devotion is admittedly great: ‘He was made manifest in flesh, was declared righteous in spirit,  appeared to angels, was preached about among nations, was believed upon in the world,  was received up in glory.’
        Many verses have been changed to support Jehovah Witness false doctrines to diminish the diety of Christ and to promote a false gospel. Furthermore, JWs are a cult, with a Nicolaitan hierarchy just like the Roman Catholic Church, so why would you trust their bible?

        KJV 1 Tim. 3:16 And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory.

    • Judge Roy Bean

      Most people can figure it out:

      Rev 3:9

      9 Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie; behold, I will make them to come and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee.

      Rev 3:9
      9 I will make those who are of the synagogue of Satan, who claim to be Jews though they are not, but are liars — I will make them come and fall down at your feet and acknowledge that I have loved you.

      Rev 3:9-10
      9 ‘Behold, I will cause those of the synagogue of Satan, who say that they are Jews and are not, but lie — I will make them come and bow down at your feet, and make them know that I have loved you.

      Rev 3:9

      9 Behold, I give of the synagogue of Satan, of them that say they are Jews, and they are not, but do lie; behold, I will make them to come and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee.

      Rev 3:9

      9 Behold, I will bring of the synagogue of Satan, who say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie. Behold, I will make them to come and adore before thy feet. And they shall know that I have loved thee.

  • voiceofreason

    A big concern that no one is talking about is the homosexual agenda that will eventually cause the financial ruin of the Protestant religion in the west. Lawsuits are already mounting in states where homosexual marriage is legal against churches and businesses who refuse services. The churches and the local businesses are in violation of their civil rights. The church will have two choices eventually…….cater to the will of man or stick to the will of God. Sticking to the will of God is financial suicide and so I will bet that the western churches will welcome these nice folks into the fold with open arms once they see which way the wind blows. The pope himself has said that “homosexuals have something positive to offer the church”. The Catholics have become more and more lenient on issues such as birth control and divorce to keep the membership up and have now reached the low point where I can no longer take it as a serious religion. It has become a very rich secular cult in my opinion and will change it’s rules to cater to the most members possible. What will your church do? Will you roll with the times or will you be rolled over by them? I do not personally believe in God but what I do believe in is your right to worship your God, I believe in your right of free speech, I believe in freedom as Americans and would lay down my life if needed to protect these right for all people. Homosexuals have rights too, they claimed the right to be recognized and they claimed the right to live an alternative lifestyle. They have spent a lot of time and effort to explain that they are different from the rest of us and we all needed to be more sensitive to their needs and we did that with the equal rights act of 1964. Now they want to be mainstreamed and come out of the shadows that they built for themselves, they want to get married, they want to have kids. Now they want the world to see them as normal and suddenly they are not different but still need us to be sensitive to their needs because of their long lived victim status. This inherently dishevels the nuclear family and makes way for the next stage in evolution of the American dream. Be yourself, be gay but quit beating everyone over the head with it and keep it out of the churches, it will destroy them. If you attend church with gay people are you really in church anymore?

  • Emery

    Jesus WILL destroy ALL churches, religions, clergy, and governments of Earth in the final battle. The destruction of Christendom is nothing new.

  • HIM

    Thank you for The Revealed —and if a church is lukewarm then it is what – say it?

    See more about all that in The Deafening Silence by Hans Iver Mathisen Hansen

  • Emery

    If you STUDY very carefully, the Revelation to John, you will be able to see that it’s the U.N. who will destroy Christendom. They will regret it when done, then they will go after true Christians, who are no part of any religion, and at that point, God will initiate the final battle, and destroy ALL religion, governments, and those not doing His will in total. Not pretending to do His will by adhering to religion, not pretending to do His will and leaving some things out, but THE ENTIRE WILL OF GOD. The U.N. will announce, after eliminating Christendom (religions falsely claiming to be Christian), “peace and security”. The scriptures then say that the destruction will be instantaneous. Blink of an eye type of thing. Almost every person on Earth gone in an instant, with all governments, those destroying the Earth, and so on. Revelation says the “birds of the heavens” will cleanse the Earth of the corpses, and people will then be tasked with burying the remaining bones. Pretty hideous thought when you think about it. But, wonderful when you think that all evil, those perpetrating evil, and all governments who dominate man to his injury will no longer exist. Only the righteous, and the resurrected ones, will inhabit the Earth. Those protected during the final Battle (less than about ten million Earthwide) will teach the resurrected ones the new scrolls God promises to give to us at that time. They’ve got 1000 years to learn and adhere to those scrolls. It is from them that the resurrected ones will be judged. Revelation is not unclear on these points, if you remove your religious thinking when studying it. Of course, this post will get many downvotes because many disagree with God’s word. Downvoting God’s word is not very smart though.

  • T

    Big business…absolutely abominable! Me thinks God will not stop Satan from sicking the IRS on this abomination! And, yes Satan has a case! So be it!!!

  • truthlovingsoul

    vatican 2 was the implementation of these methods. google.

  • Judge Roy Bean

    Apostasy of the organized religious whore didn’t just happen, it has been coming in for a very long time.

    Organized Christian churches practice the doctrines passed on from Roman Catholicism. These unsound doctrines relate to unholy days created like Easter, Halloween and Christmas and rapture of the church when the Great Tribulation or Jacob’s trouble is made for the church, to purge the churches of the filth.
    If you think of a church type that will be looked after and protected, think of the Church of Philadelphia in Revelation chapter three but don’t look for the name posted on the the front of your favorite church. Also the martyr church of Smyrna in Revelation chapter two. Both of these church types know something in common? They both know that those who call themselves Jews are liars and the synagogue of Satan.

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