New Harford Pastor and Mother Charged in Church/Cult Beating of Slain Teen
Pastor Tiffanie Irwin’s mother, Traci Irwin, also was charged in a 13-count indictment, as were Irwin’s two brothers, Joseph and Daniel Irwin. Also named were the victims’ father, Bruce Leonard; their half-sister Sarah Ferguson; and two other church members – Linda Morey and her son, David Morey.
Authorities have said “spiritual counseling” spiraled into an all-night gang attack on Lucas and Christopher Leonard inside the Word of Life Christian Church, a red-brick former elementary school in New Hartford that serves as both a church and a home for the Irwins.
Another Man Charged In Murder of Indiana Pastor’s Wife, Amanda Blackburn
Read current update on the pastor’s wife and the other suspect involved below:
Detectives have arrested two men in connection with the shooting death of a pastor’s wife attacked in her home earlier this month, authorities said Monday.
Larry Taylor, 18, of Indianapolis was arrested overnight on a preliminary charge of murder. He also faces felony burglary, theft, robbery, auto theft and criminal confinement charges along with a misdemeanor charge of carrying a handgun without a license, according to electronic court filings.
Women Abused by COGIC church Tells Dr. Earl Carter Her Story [VIDEO]
Many COGIC abuse victims are coming forth telling their story.
Abuse victims are urging Dr. Carter to continue the fight against these cover-ups in COGIC under the reign of Bishop Charles Blake.
Slain Pastor’s Wife Amanda Blackburn- Suspect Handgun Found Near Home
News report says a handgun has been found near the home of Amanda Blackburn, the pastor’s wife who was shot dead last week in Indiana.
The gun was recovered “several days ago,” Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department spokesman Lt. Richard Riddle said Tuesday.
The person who claimed to have found the weapon near the Blackburn home turned it in to a firehouse, he added.
Amanda Blackburn died Nov. 10 after someone broke into the home she shared with her husband, Pastor Davey Blackburn, and their young child, police said.
Church Reality Show “Preachers of Atlanta” to Air on Oxygen In 2016
“Preachers of Atlanta” is on the horizon! We told you earlier this year that the franchise for Preachers was expanding. The franchise that began with the successful Preachers Of L.A. spawned The Preachers of Detroit, which took the viewers through the struggle of Detroit’s rebirth. Yesterday afternoon, the first image of the cast and its show logo hit the airwaves!
The just released photo shows Grammy winning gospel star Le’Andria Johnson is part of the cast!
Josh Duggar Sued by Porn Star for Sexual Assault
According to People and Us Weekly, the fallen reality star is being sued by porn star and model Danica Dillon, who alleges that Duggar assaulted her while they were having consensual sex after he propositioned her in a Philadelphia strip club in March.
In Touch posted the legal documents pertaining to the lawsuit. Allegations include:
-Dillon claims Duggar paid $600 in fees for “several” lap dances inside the strip club.
-Dillon claims Duggar propositioned her for consensual sex, paying her $1,500 for the act.
NAACP and SCLC Oppose Plan to Erect King Monument at Stone Mountain
The path to a Martin Luther King Jr. monument on top of Stone Mountain is already littered with opposition from groups that celebrate their Confederate roots.
Now they have an unlikely set of allies: the NAACP, and the organization King founded in 1957 to combat racism, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
On Tuesday, the Atlanta and DeKalb branches of the NAACP and the national office of the SCLC announced their opposition to a plan to erect a monument to King on the very spot where the modern Ku Klux Klan was resurrected. One of the NAACP leaders derided the monument idea as “so silly” and said it is “barely worth mentioning.”