Just over a year after her husband died of an unspecified cancer, April Washington, widow of R.J. Washington Sr. who founded the Titus Harvest Dome Spectrum Church in Florida, is suing officials at the church after she was ousted from the organization.
Jason Webb, senior pastor of Elmbrook Church, a nondenominational congregation that is among Wisconsin's largest churches, has resigned "due to marital infidelity" and is expected to seek inpatient treatment for an unspecified addiction.
Once popular Christian alternative rock musician Michael Gungor of the musical collective Gungor fully embraced atheism for a year, according to his wife, Lisa.
A new study lends supporting evidence to the theory that a failure of parents to transmit their faith to their children is a factor in the rise of the number of Americans who say they have no particular religious affiliation and identify instead as a group popularly known as religious "nones."
Megachurch to Announce Final Verdict on Pastor Dean Curry After Firing for Alleged Sexual Misconduct
Two months after firing their pastor, Dean Curry, over allegations of sexual misconduct which he denies, the Life Center Assembly of God Church in Tacoma, Washington, will deliver their final verdict on the allegations at a private meeting with church members on Thursday night.
At least 200 couples in the UK have cited addiction to the wildly popular "Fortnite" and other online games among the reasons for their divorce since the start of 2018.
British actor Thandie Newton has come under fire for declaring she's an atheist and calling God "her" at the 2018 Emmy Awards Monday night.
Citing the growing global nature of the church, Brian Houston, global senior pastor of the popular Hillsong Church, has announced a split from Australia's largest Pentecostal denomination to become a denomination of its own.
A North Texas megachurch pastor shocked by the dilapidated condition of the house in which the woman who has been cleaning his church for more than a decade lived, recently surprised her with a new home that left her almost speechless.
Prominent Dallas Pastor George Mason Challenges White Christians to Help Seek Justice for Botham Jean
George Mason, a prominent and longtime senior pastor at Wilshire Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, challenged white Christians on Sunday to help seek justice for Botham Shem Jean, the black man who was shot dead in his home by Dallas police officer Amber Guyger.
Dave Stone, senior pastor of Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Kentucky, has announced that he plans to step down from the more than 22,000-member church after some 12 years at the helm.
Matt Chandler, pastor of The Village Church in Highland Village, Texas, revealed on Sunday that police are currently investigating a sexual assault allegation involving a minor from his church. The incident reportedly occurred at a camp for kids held six years ago.
Crossroads Christian Church in Grand Prairie, Texas, revealed Monday that a disputed supplemental retirement benefits package for which former executive pastor Mel Dietz and his wife Vicki sued for millions of dollars was to be funded from natural gas revenues that could not support the plan overtime.
After losing his troubled younger sister to prison earlier this summer, gospel star Kirk Franklin revealed on Sunday that he chose to release his dying biological father, who gave him up for adoption, from another prison — the prison of unforgiveness.
The FBI is asking any additional victims of a serial conman who defrauded some 22 investors at a Tennessee church of $340,000 to come forward after he pretended, among other things, to be the owner of Disney Animation Studios.
Crossroads Christian Church in Grand Prairie, Texas, will have to pay nearly $4 million to Mel Dietz, its former executive pastor, and his wife, Vicki, after a jury decided this week that the church failed to provide the couple with supplemental retirement benefits despite employing them for more than 20 years.
In a solemn synergy of worship and grief Thursday, hundreds of supporters remembered Botham Shem Jean, the 26-year-old accountant and worship leader who was fatally gunned down inside his apartment by a Dallas police officer, as a man who was a blessing to almost everyone who knew him.
The family of a 10-year-old Missouri boy is now thanking God for sparing his life after he was dangerously impaled in the face by a nearly foot-long meat skewer.
Kayla Stoecklein, widow of late Inland Hills Church Lead Pastor Andrew Stoecklein, who died after attempting suicide at his church last month, says she is confident her husband is in Heaven despite the enduring "myth" that suicide victims are condemned to Hell.
Some evangelicals "frightened" by the leftist push of transgender "bathroom bills" were triggered into voting for whoever was against it and "lost their souls" in the process says Matt Chandler, pastor of The Village Church in Highland Village, Texas.
Historic Church Launches Petition to End Louisiana City's Nike Ban as Residents, Saints Players Protest
A petition launched by a historic church in Kenner, Louisiana, seeking to end that city's ban on the use of tax dollars to purchase Nike products by local recreational facilities is now amassing growing support online as residents and New Orleans Saints players joined in public protests.
Churches in the Carolinas are now bracing for the arrival of Hurricane Florence as Dallas Pastor Robert Jeffress urged Christians to pray for those in the path of the ferocious weather system that scientists predict will likely wreak catastrophic damage.
Students at Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, remembered recent graduate Botham Shem Jean at a candlelight vigil where they sang songs such as "Love One Another" on campus Monday night.
Just days before he was fatally shot inside his apartment near downtown Dallas by officer Amber Guyger, 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean faithfully led the congregation at Dallas West Church of Christ in worship with no idea it would be his last Sunday at the church.
Family and friends of late Inland Hills Church Lead Pastor Andrew Stoecklein, who died after attempting suicide on Aug. 24, said their final farewells in a touching tribute Saturday as his widow, Kayla, vowed to continue a campaign to improve mental health awareness in the church.