Articles Posted in the " Church Scandals " Category

  • Gwinnett County Pastor Faces Charges For Inappropriate Sex with Teen Girl

    Gwinnett County Pastor Faces Charges For Inappropriate Sex with Teen Girl

    Gwinnett County Pastor Faces Charges For Inappropriate Sex with Teen Girl

    A Gwinnett County youth pastor was arrested after police said he allegedly had sex with a 14-year-old girl at a Lawrenceville, GA, church.

    Nicholas Kelley, 34, is accused of having an “inappropriate sexual relationship” with the teen while serving as the girl’s counselor at New Bridges Church, Gwinnett County police Cpl. Deon Washington said Wednesday morning.

    Kelley “began fostering a relationship with the child” in December 2015, and the sexual contact began this summer, police said.

    In addition to the church, Kelley and the teen met at various parks in Gwinnett County, Washington said.


  • Ten Things About Pastors We Should be Concerned About

    Ten Things About Pastors We Should be Concerned About

    Ten Things About Pastors We Should be Concerned About

    We found this interesting. This article names 10 things about pastors we should be concerned about. Let’s see which ones and if they do concern us:

    Abuse, apostasy and irrelevance are just a few of the words that keep coming up in the search for reasons for the decline. There are a variety of compelling opinions, and I even have a few of my own.

    But I suggest there is another area of decline more significant and perhaps much less obvious—and one that certainly contributes to the church’s decline in numbers.






  • Beware of the Dangers Of Being A Christian And Participating In Yoga

    Beware of the Dangers Of Being A Christian And Participating In Yoga

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    Beware of the Dangers Of Being A Christian And Participating In Yoga

    Listen, if you’re a Christian and you participate in yoga then you need to reevaluate yourself. It’s just like saying you’re a Christian, but you like to read your horoscope. Both are forms of witchcraft. You can’t go mixing satanic things with Godly things! I bet you didn’t know that yoga was never designed to be an exercise. The Bible said, “Be ye HOLY for I AM HOLY”. Yoga is not a form of holiness. Most of all, all Christians should operate in the gift of discernment. So when certain trends take the world by storm we don’t fall suit…


  • Pastor Ronald Mitchell Indicted on 80 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault on Teen Girl [UPDATE]

    Pastor Ronald Mitchell Indicted on 80 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault on Teen Girl [UPDATE]

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    Pastor Ronald Mitchell Indicted on 80 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault on Teen Girl [UPDATE]

    Magnolia pastor Ronald Mitchell was indicted Thursday on four felony child sexual assault charges.

    Mitchell, 57, pastors Body of Christ Church near Magnolia. He was arrested Nov. 1 after SWAT team member with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office raided the church and allegedly found evidence of the sexual assault.

    The pastor is facing four second-degree felony counts of sexual assault of a child – one for every time prosecutors say Mitchell had sex with a 16-year-old congregation member over a four-month period from 2015 into 2016. He is facing up to 80 years in prison for those charges, but Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office detectives believe there could be more victims.