It's a sad story.
But it's a story I hear many times.
The church has an opening. The church advertises the opening. The church announces it will receive résumés. more >>
After Kevin Durant's free agency ended with him signing with the Golden State Warriors, the forward's Pastor, Carl Lentz, is sharing his thoughts about that decision.
Lentz, the senior pastor of Hillsong New York City and fervent NBA fan, has helped Durant on his spiritual journey for years and is supportive of the athlete's decision to start with a new team next season.
When one Twitter follower of Lentz asked about his "thoughts on KD to GSW," the preacher responded: "Amazing. Happy for him,"he tweetedbefore expressing his excitement about the changes in the NBA2K video game. "Most excited about GS in NBA2k.. @KDTrey5 SEND SHOES NOW." more >>
Bishop Marvin Sapp has received a promotion within the Global United Fellowship that will enable him to serve and guide over 100 pastors in six states.
The gospel singer and senior pastor of Lighthouse Full Life Center in Grand Rapids, Michigan, has been given the title of Metropolitan Bishop.
Sapp will oversee more than 100 churches in Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Oklahoma, Ohio and Texas. more >>
"I love you pastor, but I want you fired."
Several months ago I wrote about bully church members. The post focused on the damage they do and the problems they create. The article resonated with many church leaders.
But some of those leaders told me the article was too little too late. They had already heard something akin to the first sentence above. more >>
Why do some people believe the Bible teaches that their race is superior if Jesus Christ died for everyone? What does the Bible say about race?
"I grew up believing that my race was superior to every other race, and the reason (I was taught) was because that's what the Bible teaches. Does it? If so, then I don't want anything to do with your faith," the person stated in the "My Answers" section of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association's website.
Addressing the question about racial supremacy and the Bible, the Rev. Billy Graham explained to the inquiring person that what they were taught during their upbringing "is not what the Bible teaches." Jesus Christ died for all people regardless of their racial or ethnic background. more >>
Worship leaders Bryan & Katie Torwalt just released their new album Champion and the popular worship leaders share the impact their new worship music has made on them and in some communities already.
The Jesus Culture / Capitol CMG release is the first new album since the husband-and-wife worship duo's last studio release Kingdom Come in 2013. Katie revealed that their new album was done awhile back but they just kept adding songs to it so now is the perfect time for the world to hear it.
"The heart [of Champion] really is about overcoming, and hope, and God being our champion and fighting for us. The song 'Champion' came to me about a year ago and I was just in my room and had been in a season of battling a lot of fear and anxiety in life, irrational stuff and rational stuff. Experiencing some disappointment and some stuff that was out of my control," Katie told The Christian Post. more >>