JD Greear’s Summit Church to review hiring pastor accused of mishandling past sex crime allegations

The Summit Church in North Carolina, led by Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear, said they have contracted global investigating firm Guidepost Solutions to independently review their recent hiring of…

Relentless Church files motion against Redemption Church in ongoing real estate dispute

An ongoing dispute between the Ron Carpenter-led Redemption Church and John Gray’s Relentless Church in South Carolina over real estate has escalated after Relentless Church filed a motion in court…

LeeBeth Young, firstborn child of megachurch Pastor Ed Young, passes

Founding pastor of Fellowship Church in Grapevine, Texas, Ed Young, is mourning the death of his firstborn child, daughter Leebeth Young. She was 34. Read More The Christian Post |…

Pastor Dwight McKissic says he’s leaving SBTC, possibly SBC over Critical Race Theory dispute

When leaders in the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention rebuked him for supporting missionaries praying and praising in tongues in 2006, prominent Southern Baptist Convention Pastor Dwight McKissic said he…

Megachurch pastor AR Bernard doesn’t think the white Church should be desegregated

A.R. Bernard, the pastor and founder of New York City’s largest evangelical congregation, says he doesn’t believe that there should be an intentional “movement to desegregate the white Church.” Read…

Robert Jeffress: Church must ‘be prepared’ for increasing ‘persecution’ under Biden

Dallas megachurch pastor Robert Jeffress issued a warning to his congregation Sunday, arguing that there might be “increasing persecution” during the Biden administration. He urged Christians to “be prepared” for…

Feeling politically powerless, black Christians find more comfort in black church: study

While feeling more politically powerless, black Christians have been increasingly finding more comfort and control being part of the black church in recent years, a new report from Barna Group…

This week in Christian history: ‘Mother of Methodism’ born; Edict of St. Germain; Book of Common Prayer

Here are three things that happened this week, Jan. 17-23, in Church history. They include the birth of the “Mother of Methodism,” the issuing of the Edict of St. Germain,…

Fewer pastors now willing to preach sermons on race, study shows

Despite massive protests in 2020 against police brutality and racial injustice following the death of George Floyd, fewer pastors, particularly white congregation leaders, say they are willing to preach sermons…

Pastor condemned for cursing those who ‘stole’ election from Trump during service

Several pastors have spoken out against a Kentucky megachurch pastor who during a service Sunday cursed those who “stole” the 2020 election from President Donald Trump in the name of…