Lighthouse Trails Research

Dear Lighthouse Trails: You may recall previous e-mails from me about the state of some Calvary Chapel fellowships here in the UK. It would appear that the majority are maintaining links with Brian Brodersen's new CCGN including our pastor. I made mention that our pastor is very unhappy with organizations such as yourselves and questions your ability […] [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
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To Lighthouse Trails: Obama, Chancellor [of Germany] Angela Merkel, and Melinda Gates [Bill Gates' wife] all attended and spoke at the Protestant assembly in Germany, Kirchentag, which rings in the beginning of Reformation Summer 2017. The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, the Grand Imam of Cairo's Al-Azhar Mosque Sheik Ahmed el-Tayyib, two additional Imams, a number […] [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
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Dear Lighthouse Trails: I am a member of a Baptist church affiliated with the SBC. My Sunday School class recently began the Not a Fan video Bible study, being supplemented by the Not a Fan journal [this link is to a sample of the journal] by Kyle Idleman. I was familiar with the book of […] [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
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By Chris Lawson (From his 2017 book, Taizé—A Community of Worship: Ecumenical Reconciliation or an Interfaith Delusion?) In a book titled A Community Called Taizé: A Story of Prayer, Worship, and Reconciliation (with a foreword by Desmond Tutu), author Jason Brian Santos says that the “three prominent theological themes of Taizé are reconciliation, freedom and […] [...]
Thu, May 25, 2017
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As you will recall from a previous post, on Sunday, May 21st, Warren B. Smith suffered a heart attack. We wanted to give an update and also thank the hundreds of people who have e-mailed, called, or left messages on Facebook saying they are praying for Warren. Warren underwent another procedure today, and though he does […] [...]
Wed, May 24, 2017
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NEW BOOKLET: Sound Doctrine Through It All by Warren B. Smith is our newest Lighthouse Trails Booklet. The Booklet is 10 pages long and sells for $1.95 for single copies. Quantity discounts are as much as 50% off retail. Our Booklets are designed to give away to others or for your own personal use. Below is […] [...]
Wed, May 24, 2017
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Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. (Philippians 4:6) Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need. (Hebrews 4:16) Now I beseech you, brethren, […] [...]
Sun, May 21, 2017
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Dear Lighthouse Trails: When I met my husband in 2005, I was attending a nondenominational church while he attended a local megachurch. During our attendance at his church, it was discovered that sexual sin was being allowed by the leadership among servers in the children's ministry, so we went back to what had been my home […] [...]
Thu, May 18, 2017
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Lighthouse Trails began mailing out booklets and short letters to over 100 Christian leaders in the spring of 2016. This month we are mailing out the 5th letter along with two booklets – Yoga and Christianity: Are They Compatible? by Chris Lawson and A Serious Look at Richard Foster's “School” of Contemplative Prayer by Ray Yungen. […] [...]
Tue, May 16, 2017
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Many of our readers may not realize that Lighthouse Trails Publishing has numerous different wholesale outlets (SpringArbor, CBD, Anchor, Amazon, Barnes and Noble, etc.*) where our books can be purchased. One of those outlets is Baker and Taylor. Baker and Taylor is the main distributor that services libraries across the United States. Since Lighthouse Trails began fifteen […] [...]
Tue, May 16, 2017
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