Louisiana Church Among Many Others Across U.S. Hosting Free Gas Giveaway to 'Share the Love of Christ' Amidst Economic Turmoil
A church in Louisiana is one of the latest to hold a free gas giveaway event to give back to the community amidst skyrocketing prices. A state judge had dismissed a lawsuit filed against McLean Bible Church that alleges senior pastor David Platt for violating the church’s by-laws to overturn the results of an election for church le… Texas authorities are offering a reward for any information on the suspect in a possible road-rage incident that took the life of a pastor last week. A church needs to foster a community that is united despite having diverse personalities, skills, and interests among its members. Rev. Tammy Swanson-Draheim has been elected as the first female president in the Evangelical Covenant Church (ECC) denomination's history.
Archbishop Lori, Cardinal Dolan Denounce Attacks On Pro-Life Centers, Urges People To 'Choose A Path Of Peace'
Church leaders are calling for peace amidst the recent attacks on pro-life pregnancy centers in the U.S. Four more pastors at The Meeting House have been accused of sexual misconduct, two of which have been convicted of sex crimes. Following Saddleback Pastor Rick Warren's statement announcing Echo Church Pastor Andy Wood be his successor, Echo Church’s former staff questioned Wood’s leadership on social media. However, a search group was quick to clear Wood from accusations. Activists of sexual violence have reportedly reached a wider audience across ministries and denominations at an increasing intensity over the past weeks. Grammy-award-winning Gospel singer Kirk Franklin expressed regret over the lack of love among his generation of churchgoers during a concert which was a part of “The Kingdom Tour” with known Christian artist group Maverick City earlier this month. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) asked for prayers to resist church vandalism and abortion this coming Religious Freedom Week on June 22-29, promoting the theme “Life and Dignity for All.” Reinforcing the truth that propaganda lurks behind the LGBTQ+ community's celebration of Pride Month every June, theologian Albert Mohler pointed out its dangers to Christians during his June 7 podcast of "The Briefing."
Victims Recount Philadelphia Pastor's Sexual Abuse As Minors In Pentecostal Church During Court Hearing
Three victims recount their harrowing experiences of being sexually abused by a North Philadelphia pastor when they were children.
Former Members Of Mexican Megachurch Dissatisfied With Naasón Joaquín García's 16-Year Prison Sentence For Sexual Abuse
The megachurch leader was sentenced on Wednesday following allegations of sexual abuse from several young female followers who claimed he made them his sex slaves. The debate over Southern Baptist Convention's legal stance on abortion and its effects on resolutions has been revived as messengers prepare to convene for the annual convention next week.