In 2019, a six month investigation by reporters from the Houston Chronicle and the San Antonio Express exposed a sex abuse scandal of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), known as the world’s largest Baptist denomination, the largest Protestant denomination, the second largest Christian denomination in the U.S. Church membership is predominantly white. The investigation was […]
A Pew Research Center survey released in December 2021, says that the most religious group in our country are African immigrants. The survey was based on the following: attendance at weekly service the importance of religion read scripture once weekly believe in God as described in the Bible/ scripture believe that scripture should be taken […]
Forty Five Charlotte houses of worship and faith-based organizations are joining together at noon on June 1st for a virtual vigil to lament and mourn the 100,000+ lives that have been lost to COVID-19. The interfaith clergy and faith leaders of Charlotte join clergy across the nation in a day of remembrance and prayer […]
WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A garishly appointed Ohio mansion that heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson once called home and subsequently fell into disrepair is being converted into a house of worship. The Living Word Sanctuary Church has been cleaning up the property in Trumbull County’s Southington Township, roughly 45 miles (72 kilometers) southeast of Cleveland, […]
Two resolutions condemning the 'alt-right' movement failed to pass the Southern Baptist Convention in Arizona this week.
March 28, 2017 – When Bishop Marvin Sapp and his wife, the late Malinda Prince Sapp, started Lighthouse Full Life Center in Grand Rapids, the vision was to ultimately be able to serve the region of Western Michigan. Now almost 14 years later, that vision continues to unfold as Bishop Sapp announces a new Muskegon […]