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Willow Creek Chooses Co-Ed Pastors to Succeed Bill Hybels
Megachurch becomes biggest in America to appoint a female lead pastor.
Matt Chandler’s Village Church Ends Multisite Era
Why the Dallas megachurch has decided to go from one church to six.
Too Soon for Perry Noble's Second Chance at Church?
NewSpring says its founder, who was fired last year, still isn't qualified to pastor.
Joel Hunter Is Done Pastoring His Orlando Megachurch
(UPDATED) Obama’s spiritual adviser explains why his gifts are at 'their highest potential' but his call to local churches like Northland is ‘fulfilled.’
How Perry Noble's Alcohol Firing by NewSpring Compares to Other Churches
Stats suggest a substantial number of pastors struggle with addiction, but are split on what to do about it.
North Korea Sentences Canadian Megachurch Pastor to Life in Prison
(UPDATED) Toronto pastor who made hundreds of humanitarian trips dodges death penalty.
Surprise Change in How Multiethnic Churches Affect Race Views
They’re now altering black attitudes more than white ones. But is that bad?
Researchers Reveal Recent Shifts Among American Megachurches
Fewer seats, more Communion among findings by Leadership Network and Hartford Institute.
No One Is Happy with Singapore Megachurch Pastor's Prison Sentence
Both City Harvest Church's Kong Hee and his prosecution appeal, but ask for opposite outcomes.
Singapore Convicts Megachurch Leaders of Fraudulently Funding Evangelism
During Sunday service, pastor apologizes after court rejects how building funds were diverted to wife's pop music career.
Died: Menes Abdul Noor, 85, Former Pastor of Middle East’s Largest Evangelical Church
Author/translator of 100 books, Abdul Noor used literacy campaigns and Bible-based preaching to spread the gospel.
Morning Roundup 8/25/15
Influential Churches; Christians and Fake News; Creating Margin
After Mars Hill, Will the Multisite Church Movement Grow Up? Subscriber access only
More small churches are joining big ones in order to keep their doors open. Can multisite congregations grow without treating congregations as little more than real estate?
Indonesia Executes Drug Smuggler Whose Faith Inspired Hillsong’s Brian Houston Subscriber access only
(UPDATED) Funeral for Andrew Chan, whom Sydney pastor communicated with 'almost every day,' involves his own eulogy.
Morning Roundup 3/30/15
Silent Cries; Apologizing to Victims of Sexual Abuse; Megachurch Demolition
Morning Roundup 2/24/15
Quoting Scripture; Church Attendance by State; TN Megachurches
Morning Roundup 2/10/15
Deprogramming; How Many Megachurches?; Not Designed for Busy
Why Joshua Harris Kissed His Megachurch Goodbye Subscriber access only
Pastor and author compares his life to Benjamin Button: 'I have lived a sort of backwards life.'
The 10 Most Influential Churches of the Last Century
There is much to learn from some key trends in the last 100 years of church history.
How Pastors Are Passing the Leadership Baton Subscriber access only
Succession plans can destroy a church. Or help it thrive for years to come. What are the keys to success?