LifeWay Bookstores Have Blacklisted Many Megachurch Pastors?
Joel Osteen, William P. Young, and Joyce Meyer are three of the biggest names in Christian publishing. None of their titles are sold through Lifeway Christian Resources; the Southern Baptist-affiliated bookstore chain, which operates online and in more than 180 stores nationwide, has drawn attention in recent years when it stopped selling heaven tourism and Mark Driscoll titles.
On last Wednesday, blogger Cameron Dobbins published a list of roughly 120 authors in a post entitled, “LifeWay Removes Unbiblical Resources from Their Stores.” In a phone interview with CT, Dobbins claimed he received the list from a LifeWay employee.
Pastor Eric Isaiah is accused of killing his wife.
Police allegedly find it suspicious that he requested that hotel workers not bother his wife when he left her alone for three days and there was no…Read full article, here.
Source: Sanctified Church Revolution
Pastor Benny Hinn Admitted into Hospital for Heart Condition
UPDATE on March 28, 2015:
The official statement from Benny Hinn ministries through the spokesperson, Ronn Torossian, read:
We can confirm that Pastor Benny Hinn was admitted to a California hospital Friday evening where he was treated for temporarily reduced oxygen levels stemming from atrial fibrillation, a condition he has experienced intermittently for over 20 years.
His physicians expect he will be released from the hospital very soon, as his condition has been addressed. Thankfully, his doctors report no damage to his heart and expect a full and complete recovery.
In this clip, Presiding Bishop Jeremiah Reed, pastor of Christ Apostolic Temple of Des Moines and Leader of the Christ Apostolic Temple Fellowship, makes the following statements: “There is no one in the world that can’t be hunted down”.. followed by making the statement, ” I got folk that will hunt you…put you in the corn field or drop you in the river and put a weight on you…or cut your tongue out and leave it on your chest, those are the kinds of connections that I have… I want them to know, Im not a playboy, if you push the wrong button jack…”
We are going to start this post off by informing you that it’s very wrong for this COGIC family to judge Bishop Corletta Vaughn for her position in the ministry and is not living up to the standard of pure holiness.
If you have been watching ‘Preachers of Detroit’, you will recall Pastor Don Shelby…Read full article, here.
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NY Cop and Pastor Arrested on Multiple Sex Crimes against 16 yr old
An officer with the New York City Police Department has been arrested and is facing charges of rape, sexual misconduct, sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a child after allegedly having sex with a 16-year-old girl whom he met at his church, the New York Daily News reports.
Vladimir Sosa, 38, was arrested by officers from the Internal Affairs Bureau on Tuesday.
According to the sources, Sosa, a seven-year veteran with the department, met the 16-year-old at the youth program for his church, Iglesia Metodista Libre el Remanente in the Bronx, where he is also a pastor.
Pastor Takes Advantage of Church members with Fraudulent Help Program
This pastor is crazy to say the least. To take money from people in disguise of offering services through a program to help them with utilities, but to do something more sinister, just can’t be right.
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At Peter’s Rock Church in southwest Detroit is where we first found him. Pastor Steve Lee is clearing the snow so his parishioners can make to church to watch him preach and praise from the pulpit.
Police Break Up Fight Between Jackson, MS Church Members and Pastor [VIDEO]
Worship services at New Galilean Baptist Church in Jackson, MS, did not take place as normal on Sunday morning. The members were fighting and yelling over the current pastor, Orlando D. Franklin III. Things got so heated that the police were called to get control of the situation.
One member said, “This man was money hungry. He was after money. He came in spending ridiculously. He was a manipulator and cunning.”