New Age

Halloween: Its Pagan So Get Over It

Halloween, and we have spent the afternoon with family in Mumbles. A leisurely walk along the front to Verdi’s ice cream parlour, ice cream cones for everyone, and a stroll back to the car. We saw witches, zombies, and monsters, none more than four feet tall, bless them, and a husky dog dressed as a witch, complete with pointy hat,…read more →

Alternative Therapies and Complimentary Therapies

Author: Andrew Harrison  Christianity and Christian Healing in Comparison with Complementary Medicines/Therapies In the course of writing this article I interviewed eight practitioners of alternative therapies and complimentary therapies. In addition to this I interviewed three Christian Ministers picked at random from the local area. Those interviewed were questioned on their personal (spiritual/religious) views and also on the therapy/medicine/healing that…read more →

The Message

THE MESSAGE 1. Introduction The current usage of the Message Bible has many applications. Many people buy the Message for their friends or relatives as a means of introducing the unchurched to Christianityorfor those that may find the more literal versions, in particular the King James Version difficult to understand. It is also quoted extensively for evangelistic purposes in an…read more →

Four Main Reasons Why I No Longer Practice Hatha Yoga

Author: Mike Shreve Over the Internet and in the worship gatherings I conduct throughout the U.S. and the world, I am often asked the question, “Is it acceptable for a Christian to practice HATHAYOGA?” I will attempt to answer concisely in the following article, with a few preparatory statements. I understand that some of you may disagree with my conclusions, but…read more →


Introduction Many people that we talk to today have a worldview that embraces reincarnation rather than resurrection. It is therefore necessary for us to both understand what we are talking about andknowhow to communicate sensibly with someone who has that worldview. This subject might be more useful than you would at first imagine. For many I have found this a…read more →

The New Age – 1

The New Age is like the symbol of the rainbow which it often uses. It covers many different shades of belief and takes in a whole spectrum of practices. The New Age is not really new at all. Many of its principles go back thousands of years. There is disagreement as to whether the New Age has started or is…read more →

The New Age – 2

The Name The ‘New Age’ is not new at all, its principles go back many years. However there are reasons for giving it such a title. First, new age astrologers believe we are in a 26,000-year cycle and approximately every 2,000 years [it is probably nearer 2,100] a new constellation comes into the ascendancy. Adam began one of these approximate…read more →

What is meant by the term,

Author: Mike Shreve The New Age Movement is a term that covers a lot of territory spiritually. It can reach all the way to the left and embrace the dark side of the occult like Wicca, witchcraft and even Satanism. It can reach all the way to the right and embrace things like success seminars and positive thinking teachings that…read more →

Be Still and Know … that you are being deceived

Author: Brian Flynn This article first appeared on the Lighthouse Trails website and is reproduced here with permission. There is nothing more devious than a lie told with subtlety. Last week, I purchased the Be Still and Know That I am God DVD produced by 20th Century Fox. The cover boasts of such contemplatives as Richard Foster, Dallas Willard, Calvin…read more →

A Course in Miracles – 1

The Upside-Down World of “A Course in Miracles” – by Paul Architetto This article was first published in the Christian Sentinal, PO.Box 11322, Philadelphia, PA 1913, USA, Spring 1995 and is reproduced with their permission. “Together we are as one, we are the Messiah,” the woman said to me on the phone. “It is about God. You’re scared (blank) of…read more →