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Florida youth pastor busted for sharing child pornography

Youth pastor, Lucas Dillan Brandenburg has been charged for sharing child pornography. 

This Florida minister was over the youth ministry at St. Gabriel Episcopal…Read full article, here.

 

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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Fundraiser held for Pastor Steven Simon after being shot in the head during road rage incident

Funds are being raised for the Florida pastor, Steven Simon who was shot during a road rage. 

The event has already been held…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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Gospel’s Edwin Hawkins Interviewed by Erica Campbell with N.A.R.A.S.

Gospel’s Edwin Hawkins Interviewed by Erica Campbell with N.A.R.A.S.

The Los Angeles Chapter of the Recording Academy hosted a conversation with 4 time Grammy winners Edwin Hawkins and Erica Campbell on August 28th. Hawkins is regarded by many as the father of contemporary gospel music and is known for the 1969 hit Oh Happy Day with his Edwin Hawkins Singers. Campbell, one half of gospel duo Mary Mary is celebrating her 4 Dove Award nominations for Help, her debut solo CD and the release of her new radio single You Are. Help held the top spot on the Billboard Gospel Charts for seven weeks.

Pastor Steven Simon in Road Rage Accident: Fundraiser Held for His Recovery

Pastor Steven Simon in Road Rage Accident: Investigators Searching for Other Driver
UPDATE on Sept. 2, 2014:

He’s walking and he’s talking, but Pastor Steven Simon still has some recovering to do after being shot in the head on I-95 at the beginning of August.

Saturday, hundreds of people helped raise money to see that he does make a full recovery.

Friends of his organized a fundraiser at the St. John Haitian United Methodist Church in Boynton Beach Saturday night.

Organizers expected a crowd of about 500 people, with a goal of raising $5,000 to give Simon for his medical bills and any future treatments.

Funeral Held Today for Atlanta Archbishop David Huskins Who Committed Suicide

Pastor David Huskins funeral was today.  We wonder what it was like to attend the memorial service of another pastor who committed suicide? 

Pastor David Huskins was allegedly…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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Without Walls International Church plagued by financial woes holds last service

Now this is just sad, the doors of Without Walls International Church are closing, after Bishop Randy White filed for bankruptcy, allegedly. 

Yes, it’s happened to a lot of churches, but there’s no excuse for the White’s.  Why?  Simply, because when Randy and…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s Wife, Rev. Anita Oyakhilome Files For Divorce Due to Adultery

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s Wife, Rev. Anita Oyakhilome Files For Divorce Due to Adultery

One of Nigeria’s most powerful Christian couple has announced they are ending their 20 year marriage. The leaders of Christ Embassy, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and Rev. Anita Oyakhilome are regarded as two of the richest and most influential pastors in Nigeria.

Pastor Oyakhilome and his wife, Anita is co-author one of the fastest-selling Christian daily devotional, Rhapsody of Realities.

According to reports, the dissolution of the marriage between the two comes from the wife who is seeking a divorce on the grounds of “unreasonable behavior” and “adultery”.

Louisiana pastor arrested after shooting man caught stealing from his church

This Louisiana pastor, Willie Littleton  shot a man caught stealing from his church.

Although, the Bible does say, ‘thou shall not steal’, it also says, ‘thou shall not kill’.  So, tell us, what type of example does Littleton or…Read full article, here.

 

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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Atlanta Pastor Dies of Apparent Suicide, Homegoing Service Gathered

Atlanta Pastor Dies of Apparent Suicide

UPDATE on Sept. 1, 2014:

This weekend “Homegoing services” for Archbishop David Huskins were held at the Cedar Lake Christian Center (CLCC) in Cedar town, Georgia among a standing room only crowd.

An Atlanta-area pastor who led a network of charismatic churches was found dead at his home Monday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Bishop David Huskins had acknowledged suffering from heart-related health problems and recently talked of taking time off.

Popular Nigerian Megachurch Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and Wife In Messy Divorce

We are not surprised about the news of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s marriage, for years we felt something was not right in our spirits. 

You can’t pay attention to smiling faces in the cameras, for the eyes of the soul…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

Photo: The Sun