Archive for the ‘Church Sex Scandals’ Category

COGIC Pastor & Convicted Rapist Terry Hornbuckle’s Wife Speaks Out for the First Time

COGIC Pastor & Convicted Rapist Terry Hornbuckle’s Wife Speaks Out for the First Time

Convicted rapist and COGIC pastor Terry Hornbuckle made serious headlines years ago when he was exposed for his dirty deeds. It may have been all over the church news circuit but his wife never did speak out about the ordeal, until now.

Wife Renee Hornbuckle said this about it:

“When something like this hits you, you’re like there’s no way possible,” Hornbuckle said of the moment her husband made a horrific confession. “There’s no way this is happening.”

Wife of Convicted Rapist, Bishop Terry Hornbuckle, Speaks Out

Two important things we are so grateful Pastor Renee Hornbuckle said; she said she was sorry to the women her husband hurt and also not to give up on God. 

This is a sign, she may not have really known her ex-husband, Bishop Terry Hornbuckle was taking advantage of…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

Photo: WFAA.com

Another Pastor Scandal: Pastor Facing Rape and Sexual Battery Charges

Another Church Pastor Scandal: Pastor Facing Rape and Sexual Battery Charges

OLIVE BRANCH, MS - A minister of a church in Olive Branch, Mississippi was arrested Monday evening.

Patrick Woods is charged with sexual battery and statutory rape by an authority figure.

The 17 year old victim told investigators, she was sitting on a couch watching a movie in Woods’ Southeast Shelby County home, when he reached under a blanket and molested her.

She said Woods children were in the room watching the same movie when it happened in May of this year.

Memphis COGIC Pastor Accused of Misappropriating Church Money and Sexual Allegations

Memphis Pastor Accused of Misappropriating Church Money and Sexual Allegations

We believe this scandal is brought before us through Thaddeus Matthews who received a letter from a church member revealing some unsavory news about the pastor at her church.

The members of New Life Holiness Church have been under the impression that they were members of The Churches Of God In Christ, but documents including loan documents and bankruptcy documents show that the church is a part of The Church of The Nazarene, a organization that does not believe in many of the practices of COGIC including speaking in tongues.

7 Lusts Traps Pastors Need to Avoid

7 Lusts Traps Pastors Need to Avoid

Below is from an article we just read that will be beneficial for any pastor who wants to stay our of the eye of looking like a predator; a sexual predator, that is. We found this to be very helpful and we think everyone in this position should take heed to this advice.

Read below:

Ex-pastor arrested after woman accidentally uncovers boyfriend’s 10-year history of abuse

Of course, we are aware about many stories of pastors who molest their young victims, but there are some we question. 

In this particular story, a woman informed her mother about a text message…Read full article, here.

 

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

Photo: Rawstory.com

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

Photo: NYDailyNews.com

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”.

Rodney Perry Interviews “Preacher’s Exes” Cast with a Comedic Curve

Rodney Perry Interviews “Preacher’s Exes” Cast with a Comedic Curve

Rodney Perry interviews live, the cast of a new reality show, Preachers’ Exes. On Monday, August 18, 2014 at 2 PM EST, the interview was in full effect.

Rodney covers the subject of preachers and infidelity with a comedic slant. Listen below:

Pastors and Preachers Who Were Arrested for Sex Crimes

Pastors and Preachers Who Were Arrested for Sex Crimes

Below, are a few stories and reports about the latest sex crimes by pastors. What a shame but it must be reported. It could have been our family member or our pastor doing this. As disturbing as it is, we must be informed.

Youth Pastor Leonard Layman Facing Child Sex Charges

A Bridgewater youth pastor is facing child sex charges.

Sixty-nine-year old Leonard Leroy Layman of Bridgewater is charged with three felony counts of aggravated sexual battery and four felony counts of indecent liberties with a child.  Layman was arrested on Friday August 8.