(HOUSTON) -- Officers are responding to reports of a shooting at pastor Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church in Houston, according to Houston police.It appears "a possible shooter is down," shot by one of the deputies at the scene, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said.Gonzalez said some... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A pastor and his wife have both been charged with fraud for allegedly creating a cryptocurrency, pitching it to Christian communities and using the proceeds to fund their “lavish lifestyle," authorities say.Eli Regalado, a pastor in Denver, Colorado, and his wife,... Read More.
(FLORIDA) -- Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday will hold a "campaign kickoff" outside Des Moines, Iowa, returning to a crucial early nominating state for the first time since announcing he is running for president.DeSantis' swing through Iowa on Tuesday and Wednesday begins Tuesday... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Southern Baptist Church Executive Committee announced it will oust five churches for having female pastors, including one of the largest churches in the convention, California's Saddleback Church, according to the church's news service, Baptist Press.After Saddleback Church's founding pastor, Rick... Read More.
(BUFFALO, N.Y.) -- He frequently preaches forgiveness, yet Darius Pridgen, pastor of one of the largest Black churches in Buffalo, New York, said it's taken him months to consider forgiving the teenager who killed 10 people in a racially motivated attack at his neighborhood... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Black pastor who was arrested in May after a neighbor reported a "suspicious person" in a yard watering flowers, said he is considering filing a racial discrimination lawsuit against his local police department.After returning from his church's Sunday service, Pastor... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- As the Uvalde, Texas, community mourns the unimaginable loss of 19 children and two teachers killed in a mass shooting, one man of faith called it his hardest day as a pastor, but remains strong in the belief that "God's grace"... Read More.
(LAGUNA WOODS, Calif.) -- The pastor being hailed a hero for helping to thwart a gunman from taking additional lives at a California church described how the congregation, consisting mostly of elderly attendees, overtook the shooter.About 50 people had gathered at the Geneva Presbyterian... Read More.