Bethel Music CEO Joel Taylor detailed his resignation from the popular worship ministry on social media. The Jerusalem Bible from Desclée de Brouwer changed the word "man" ("hombre") to "person" ("persona") in its most recent Spanish edition. Christians expect that a wave of new politicians, hostile to existing sectarian parties would follow biblical precedents amid a rapidly crumbling nation. A megachurch in Chicago is laying off about one-third of its staff after dwindling attendance and donations due to the COVID pandemic.
People Like Jesus Until They Discover His ‘Exclusive' Teachings, Life.Church Pastor Craig Groeschel Says
Life.Church Pastor Craig Groeschel said many people only accept notions about Jesus forgiving sinners and doing miracles but are often dismayed by his “exclusive” teachings.
Former Hillsong Dallas Pastor Reed Bogard Resigned Because Of A Rape Accusation, Investigation Reveals
More details have come to light following the Hillsong Dallas pastor's abrupt resignation in January 2021. A former executive director of the African Methodist Episcopal Church was sued for making $100 million worth of "foolish" and risky investments on the retirement plan of thousands of members. A 50-year-old American pastor, who relocated to Melitopol City, Ukraine, was abducted by Russian forces on Saturday, the second incident reported since the invasion began. The music director of Celebration Church in Franklin, Virginia gave God the glory as he advanced to the Holywood round of “American Idol.” Russian tank had killed the 27th adopted daughter of Pastor Gennadiy Moknenko, the founder of Republic Pilgrim and senior pastor of Church of Good Changes, in her apartment at Mariupol, Ukraine last March 13. A study from Pew Research revealed that in-person attendance remains low despite many congregations opening their doors for religious services. Hundreds of people broke into a Sri Lankan church earlier this march to threaten a pastor and force him to stop holding worship services. A dean of theology in Zambia has been formally nominated as the president of the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors Conference.
Christians Who Believe Their Faith Should Be 'Private' Less Likely To Achieve Spiritual Growth: Barna
A new report shows how counterproductive it is for Christians to keep their faith "private" especially when Christian teaching requires believers to spread the Gospel. Several members of the United States Marines disclosed in an interview that their faith in God helped them survive their boot camp and become part of the country's elite fighting force.