California Church Disaffiliates With Calvary Chapel Over Heretical Connections

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It's not necessarily fair to judge the fruits of another based on "guilt by association."  But guilt by affiliation? Yes! We as Christians are to hold one another to a high standard - and whom we hold hands with, partner with and lift up to our flock as praiseworthy folks to follow - that matters.  So it comes as no surprise that a Calvary Chapel church would have alarm bells over the likes of Rick Warren, Carl Lentz, The Shack author William P. Young and Catholic mystic Brother Lawrence.

Check out this letter from Lighthouse Trails Publishing written by Senior Pastor Steve Shively of Refuge Church: