Former Hillsong pastor Carl Lentz reportedly sought the Netflix, producers, and TV executives for opportunities. Former megachurch pastor Kirbyjon Caldwell was sentenced to six years in prison for conspiring in a $3.5 million fraud scheme, reports say. A recent study reveals that pastors are now more hesitant to cover topics on racial reconciliation than in 2016. In spite of the COVID 19 pandemic, more Christians continue to suffer violence because of their faith. Faithlife reveals that the most popular songs and sermons in church this 2020 has the theme centered around hope and comfort, a report said.
The issues between California churches and social distancing guidelines are continuously developing as Jack Trieber, Pastor of North Valley Baptist Church, disclosed Tuesday that Santa Clara County has taken action against his church. The actions consisted of fines against the congregation for $5,00… in his personal blog, Andy Hunter, FIEC's Scotland & North of England Director, talks about changes to churches that have come since the the pandemic, arguing that "many churches will survive 2020 by 'the skin of their teeth'." Although the coronavirus pandemic has affected the church's ministry… On August 27, the Dallas County District Attorney's office moved to drop It's case against Matthew Tonne, a former associate children's minister at The Village Church. In November 2018, Tonne was arrested and charged with having indecent sexual contact with an 11-year-old child. The office of th… Two church spires on top of the Sweetest Heart of Mary Church in Detroit are finally restored after three years. Larry Wilk told Click on Detroit that "we started in August 2017 and I'm happy to say we completed the project roughly two weeks ago." Although it has been a long time coming, Wilk vo… Kay Warren reminds Christians that the scripture provides healing and long-lasting value that is worth more than gold. She determines if one's faith remains strong after being tested by fiery trials, it will bring one praise and glory and honor on the day when Jesus Christ is revealed to the whole w… Pope Francis held his first public event since the beginning of the COVID-19 lockdown in which he urged for the continued support of Beirut and Lebanon, as well as for each other in order to survive pandemic. Pope Francis made his first public appearance on Wednesday after the country went into lockdown due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, which started six months ago. The Pope recalled the explosion in Beirut a month ago and called for his followers to spend a day in prayer and fasting. The lawsuits regarding the COVID-19 policies between Los Angeles County and Pastor John MacArthur's Grace Community Church are still underway. As of August 28th, the county has issued a letter stating that land used as a parking lot by Grace Community Church since 1975 will be evicted as of October … This past Sunday, over 50 past and present members of the First Presbyterian Church of Niles gathered for one last service. The church, due to declining membership and funding, decided in June to dissolve and sell the building. The farewell worship service was led by Rev. Rusty Cowden, a previ… Saddleback Church food pantry stands up to help the hungry during COVID-19 pandemic