Rick Warren says «radical generosity» is behind the $2.4 million in donations netted by the church in just a few days.
The Purpose Driven author issued an «urgent» plea last week to raise USD 900,000 in just 48 hours so that his California church, Saddleback, could end 2009 debt-free.
I have been criticized for being to harsh with Pastor Rick Warren in a couple of theological issues. But I do have a column category named «Fantastic Christianity». This story will be posted there.
2.000 of Warren`s 22.000 Church members are presently out of work. Saddleback´s social work among insiders and outsiders are outstanding.
There are hundreds of thousands of Churches all over the World that does a great job for their Master Jesus, like distributing generously to the poor and needy. I would like to salute and honor them.
But they will hardly get coverage in «News that matter´s». This newswire has a calling of exposing fake and falsehood. Let this site also be a watchdog for prominent and high profiled pastors like Rick Warren.