Christian Music Artist Carman, Church Leaders Need to Stop ‘Terrorizing’ Joel Osteen: Who Is Carman Worshiping???

 

A lot of people are in hell today for idolizing people not only in the world, but in the church.  

Carman, Christian music artist seems to be enforcing his opinions on other people who are holy and righteous.  The singer allegedly says…Read full article, here.
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Pastor Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago Debut New Single, “War”

We must say, regardless of Pastor Charles Jenkins personal issues, we love this gospel song, ‘War’. 

Pastor Jenkins and The Fellowship Chicago Mass Choir are really doing it.  We haven’t heard a good gospel song like this…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Repent Gospel Artists

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Bishop T. D. Jakes Expands Into Secular TV With Two New Shows

Wow, after becoming Oprah Winfrey’s friend Bishop T.D. Jakes really has stepped up into showbiz. 

We recall him occasionally being a guest when Oprah had her daytime talk show, then has been featured on her Life Class.  Now, he has expanded intoRead full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

Photo: Black Christian News

Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Accused of Sexual Assault

Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Accused of Sexual Assault

A former exotic dancer sued Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones on Monday, accusing him of sexual assault during a June 2009 incident in a local hotel.

Jana Weckerly, 27, from Ardmore, Okla., said Jones fondled her genitals, forced her to touch or rub his penis, and required her to watch as the then 66-year-old received oral sex from another woman. Weckerly is seeking more than $1 million in punitive damages.

Levi McCathern II, an attorney for Jones, said the court sealed the case late Tuesday. He released this statement:

Study Reveals Pastors in the South Are the Highest Paid

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Study Reveals Pastors in the South Are the Highest Paid

The highest paid pastors in the country are those how head large churches in the South, according to a new study. Senior pastors of the largest churches with membership of 10,000 or more make upwards of $300,000.

Senior pastors of Southern churches with 1,000 members or more outrank those in second-place Northeast, according to the study conducted by Leadership Network and the Vanderbloemen Search Group.

The study also found:

*32-52 percent of a large church’s budget goes to salaries

Black Churches Embracing Inclusiveness More than Ever [VIDEO]

Black Churches Embracing Inclusiveness More than Ever [VIDEO]

Duke University released a new study which has found has that acceptance of homosexual members in Black protestant churches has recently been on the surge.

According to the report, the percentage of churches accepting of gay and lesbian members has risen from 44% in 2006 to 62% in 2012. 22% of Black churches reported being accepting of gays in volunteer leadership roles, up from 6.5% six years prior.

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Celebrity News: Gladys Knight Wants Kelly Rowland to Play Her in a Biopic

Finally, we agree with a celebrity when it comes to a celebrity playing a main character in a biopic film. 

Not only do we think Kelly Rowland would be a perfect match when it comes to her voice, but she favors Gladys Knight.   For too many…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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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:

Detroit Pastor says Christians Must Create a ‘Culture of Accountability’ for Their Church Leaders

Pastor Christopher Brooks speaks the truth when it comes to what Christians must do when it comes to their church leaders. 

We agree with him, in order for things to change, it’s up to the followers of  the church leaders to see that they…Read full article, here.
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Former Mayor Ray Nagin’s Contractor Who Bribed Him Sentenced to 1 Year [UPDATE]

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Found Guilty On Corruption Charges

 

UPDATE on Sept. 13, 2014:

Engineering contractor Rodney Williams, the first witness to testify in Ray Nagin’s bribery trial, was sentenced on Wednesday to serve one year and a day in federal prison.   

Williams paused several times as he told U.S. District Judge Susie Morgan, his voice cracking, that he let down his children when he began a series of payouts to Nagin and his sons in exchange for lucrative city contracts.