Church

  • Man fatally electrocuted while cleaning windows at local church

    – A 53-year-old man died after suffering an electrical shock while cleaning the exterior windows of the First Baptist Church in New Braunfels Thursday. The New Braunfels Police Department identified the man as William Robert Alston, of Bandera, Texas.   ic’ killed after being Officials said Alston was part of...
  • Parents horrified at video of pastor encourages kids to punch, spit on and even stab him

    Ohio parents were appalled to learn that a Pataskala, Ohio church leader allowed kids in an after-school program to spit on him and cut him with a knife, reports WBNS. In the video, which was posted to social media, the students spit, hit and use a knife to cut associate pastor...
  • Police fatally shoots man at Catholic church during Palm Sunday Mass

    Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy fatally shot a man just inside the doors of a church during Palm Sunday services in northwest Nebraska. No other injuries were reported Sunday morning at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Rushville. The city of around 870 people sits 344 miles west-northwest of Omaha....
  • Youth pastor pleads guilty to sexually abusing child on church trip!

    A Louisiana youth pastor is pleading guilty to sexually abusing a child during a church trip to the Mississippi Gulf Coast. WLOX-TV reports 37-year-old Jonathan Michael Bailey of New Orleans on Friday pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual battery of a child younger than 14. Members of Bailey’s youth...
  • NFL player urges support for destroyed black churches in Louisiana!

    Days after authorities arrested suspect Holden Matthews, who has ties to Satanism, for the burning of three historically black churches in Louisiana, state Gov. John Bel Edwards along with a local pastor called on congregants of the affected churches to forgive. Speaking at a unity service at Little Zion Baptist Church...
  • Church offers pregnant women a home to combat abortions!

    The Solid Rock Church in Monroe, Ohio — also at the Ohio Statehouse Wednesday during lawmakers’ discussion over the heartbeat bill — is working on its own ways to give alternatives to women considering abortion. In 2003, the church started a home for pregnant teens. It’s grown to help...
  • Church members rally together and beat up the bishop!

    The leadership of the Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) Church in Uganda has condemned the attack and assault of the Western Field Bishop Samuel Mwebaze by a group of Christians. Bishop Mwebaze who is nursing injuries, was assaulted in his office on Moldina Street in Fort Portal on Tuesday, by a...
  • millennials dropping out of church, but say it isn’t because of religion

    More Black young adults than their white counterparts are dropping out of Protestant churches, according to a new study by a Nashville-based research company. Almost 75 percent of young Black adults told LifeWay Research that they took a break from attending church regularly for at least a year between...
  • A lawsuit has been filed against a retired top bishop!

    The West Virginia attorney general filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against a retired top bishop and the state’s only Roman Catholic diocese, saying that they “knowingly employed pedophiles,” the latest in a string of attempts by law enforcement to hold officials accountable for sexual abuse in the church. The...