Pastor John Gibson Commits Suicide After Ashley Madison Hackers Exposed Him
John Gibson was a pastor and seminary professor. When he wasn’t teaching at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, one of his favorite pastimes was fixing cars.
He was married with two children. His daughter, Callie, was teaching in front of 250 college students when she got the call. Her father had killed himself.
It was August 24, six days after hackers exposed the names of millions of people who had signed up for Ashley Madison, the notorious site for those seeking affairs. Gibson’s name was on the list.
Charleston Church Shooter Would Plead Guilty if No Death Penalty
The courts should not consider his plea. It should all play out in court and death should be an option. He has no rights to be able to live if he committed pre-mediatated murder on those Charleston church members. Shame on him and if they accept his plea someone in that system is racist!!
The man accused of killing nine people at a historic black South Carolina church would plead guilty to murder if he’s spared a death sentence, his attorney said Wednesday.
Florida Police Disturb Church Service To Take Pastor’s Grandchild In Custody Dispute
“The officer was questioned several times by members of the church — and continued to wait for the pastor,” Alexander said.
Darling then made an attempt to contact the child’s grandfather, Tellis, inside the church, as depicted in the Facebook video. And that’s what has Tellis — and some supporters in his church and on social media — angry.
“I respect that they have a job to do, but the way they went about it was wrong,” Tellis said. “The police had no authority to violate the sanctity of a worship service.”
Praise God! Pastor Joel Peebles and Wife Now Return to Jericho City of Praise
After a three-year court battle, Joel Peebles is back at the Jericho City of Praise, the church his family built into one of the Washington area’s largest and best-known houses of worship.
“All that I want to say is to God be the glory, and we are humbled and blessed,” said Peebles as he, his wife and their son left the administrative offices of the 100-acre Landover campus Friday afternoon. “I have to get my son to football practice.”
Bishop Carlton Pearson’s Wife Gina Pearson Files for Divorce
Gina Pearson has filed for divorce from her traveling evangelist husband, Bishop Carlton Pearson, according to court documents.
Charisma News has obtained copies of the divorce papers, which were filed in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Aug. 25.
The papers cite “incompatibility issues which has completely destroyed the legitimate aims of the marriage of the parties and rendered its continuation impossible by reason of which petitioner is entitled to dissolution of marriage from respondent,” for the dissolution of the marriage.
Carlton Pearson is an award-winning vocalist and fourth-generation Pentecostal preacher, according to his website.
Bishop Phillip Davis of Nations Ford Community Church In NC, Dead of from Accidental Gunshot Wound
Founder and senior pastor of Nations Ford Community Church; Worked alongside his pastor wife of more than 40 years.
The Rev. Phillip Davis, founder and senior pastor of Nations Ford Community Church in Charlotte, was found dead inside his Union County home, apparently the victim of an accidental gunshot wound, law enforcement sources told WBTV Saturday night.
At Nation’s Ford, a Southern Baptist congregation that is predominantly African-American, Davis worked alongside his wife of more than 40 years, Cynthia Davis, a pastor who serves as community services officer. The couple have three children and three grandchildren.
Nigerian Priest Found Dead From Apparent Road Ambush
A Nigerian Catholic priest who served at two Louisiana parishes for 11 years before returning to his home country was shot and killed by unknown assailants in an apparent road ambush in Southern Nigeria last weekend.
The Rev. Dennis Osuagwu, who was serving in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri in Nigeria’s Imo state and worked at the General House of the Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, was traveling in the town of Nekede last Saturday when he was ambushed and shot dead at point blank range.