A UK Take on Saddleback

UK’s The Guardian (the most popular newspaper website in the UK) reports on a recent visit to Saddleback Church. The article concludes:

As a navel-gazer, I was depressed by Saddleback. It seemed the butt end of Christianity: stripped of history and icon ography, wholly immersed in its secular surroundings, constructed according to a business model and promoted by motivational speakers – bland, cheerful, dull.

Whatever your opinion of Rick Warren and Saddleback Church or the US mega-church phenomenon, the article provides an interesting perspective from an outsider across the pond.

Read the article here.

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