Two days after elders at Crossroads Christian Church in Indiana described him as a power-hungry, inexperienced leader who wanted "complete control," fired Pastor Patrick Garcia thanked them for the opportunity they gave him to lead.
The widow of Pilgrim Assemblies International, Inc. founder Archbishop Roy E. Brown is being evicted by the church her husband led for decades and her family claims she could become "homeless."
5 Pastors Now Gone at Crossroads Christian Church, Elders Say Fired Lead Pastor Wanted 'Complete Control'
Two pastors resigned in protest from Crossroads Christian Church in Indiana Saturday after elders painted fired lead pastor Patrick Garcia, as a power-hungry, inexperienced leader who wanted "complete control."
Elders of the multicampus Crossroads Christian Church in Indiana have reportedly fired two pastors in a dispute over "philosophical differences."
President Donald Trump asked American evangelical pastor Andrew Brunson who is currently under house arrest in Turkey to be a "great patriot hostage" as he declared that the U.S. will "pay nothing" for his release late Thursday.
Beni Johnson, co-pastor of Bethel Church in Redding, California, is being treated for a cancer diagnosis that "shocked" her.
Judge Rules Self-Styled Prophet, Brian Carn's Business Partner Can't Keep Identity Secret in Paternity Suit
A Superior Court judge in Canada has ruled that Kofi Martin Danso, a self-styled prophet and leader of the multi-campus Miracle for All Nations church, cannot conceal his identity in a paternity lawsuit simply because he may suffer damage to his reputation and finances.
A 13-year-old boy who survived a lightning strike that doctors say was enough to stop his heart is now thanking God for sparing his life.
Trinity Western University, Canada's largest privately-funded Christian university, will no longer require students to sign a Community Covenant agreeing to abstain from same-sex and other relationships outside marriage between a man and a woman.
Come the start of the new school year, all school buildings in Florida will have to conspicuously display the national motto "In God We Trust."
A Minnesota pastor resigned after confessing to an adulterous relationship with a married congregant. His resignation came after the congregant's husband reported him to police.
Leader of Grace Community Church of Sun Valley, California, John MacArthur, who also serves as president of The Master's College and Seminary warned Monday that evangelicalism's "newfound obsession" with social justice is a threat to the Gospel.
An end-of-summer trip for a Missouri church youth group was tragically canceled Friday morning when three teenagers were killed and 10 others injured after a van they were traveling in blew a tire and crashed.
Texas Shooter Devin Kelley Regretted Killing 26 People Inside Church; Widow Says She Still Loves Him
Texas shooter Devin Kelley, who massacred 26 people inside the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs last November, apologized for his actions shortly before he shot himself, his widow Danielle has revealed.
Serita Jakes, wife of popular televangelist Bishop T.D. Jakes, has reignited debate over the practice of yoga among Christians after she shared a series of photos showing members of a women's group at The Potter's House of Dallas enjoying a "taste of yoga" as a part of a healthy living endeavor.
A first generation college student from Georgia who wrote a prayer to God seeking help with school expenses then tied it to three helium-filled balloons and released it into the air last Saturday had her prayer answers when it ended up in the hands of a local Baptist pastor on Monday.
Researchers say church financial fraud has been rising by about 6 percent annually and is expected to reach the $60 billion mark by 2025. Christian tax law expert, John Montague, argues that the scourge can be abated if the IRS starts requiring churches to file Form 990 financial disclosures.
Willow Creek Association President Tom De Vries apologized Thursday at the Global Leadership Summit for the "missteps, mistakes, slip-ups and blunders" made in not condemning sooner the alleged actions of Willow Creek Community Church founder Bill Hybels.
After months of denying they were in an intimate relationship before his recent divorce, Greg Locke, the outspoken internet preacher and lead pastor of Global Vision Bible Church in Tennessee, has married his administrative assistant and ex-wife's best friend, Tai Cowan McGee.
The IRS has reportedly recognized the Pussy Church of Modern Witchcraft based in Maryland and dedicated exclusively to lesbian feminists as a legitimate church. Some critics say however that the designation is making a mockery of religion.
A young Christian farmer and his pregnant wife reacted with shock and tears Monday when they learned they could be imprisoned for life as they were formally charged in a Michigan court with homicide felony murder and child abuse in the first degree for the starvation death of their 10-month-old daughter.
Evangelist Greg Laurie, who leads the multi-campus Harvest Christian Fellowship, was recently forced to remove billboards promoting his annual SoCal Harvest event from two popular malls in Southern California because they featured him holding a nondescript Bible in his hand that some people found offensive.
Christian Hollywood film producer Tyler Perry revealed on Sunday at Lakewood Church that he was once a minister and went to seminary to pursue his passion. God later revealed to him, however, that his ministry would not be behind the pulpit.
Willow Creek Association announced Monday that it will soon release details of a new independent advisory council that will oversee another investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against embattled Willow Creek Community Church founder Bill Hybels.
The Willow Creek Association revealed Friday that their annual Global Leadership Summit set for Aug. 9–10 has suffered a loss of 111 host sites as a direct result of the sexual misconduct allegations that led to the resignation of Willow Creek Community Church founder Bill Hybels earlier this year.