Willow Creek Elders and Pastor Heather Larson Resign over Bill Hybels
Church leaders apologize to Nancy Ortberg, Nancy Beach, Vonda Dyer, and other women with accusations: “We have no reason not to believe you.”
In the summer of 2008, Bill Hybels stood in front of thousands of pastors and other church leaders gathered at Willow Creek Community Church and admitted his megachurch had failed
Bill Hybels Resigns from Willow Creek
Megachurch pastor “accelerates” October retirement weeks after former colleagues went public with misconduct allegations.
at Willow Creek, where he pioneered new approaches to church life, Christian leadership, and ministry. the “Great Train Wreck,” when a key leader left the church after being
Bill Hybels Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Former Willow Creek Leaders
John and Nancy Ortberg, others confront megachurch with its own #MeToo moment. “The charges against me are false,” says Hybels of former friends’ “collusion.”
The former staff members say they still believe in the ministry of Willow Creek, but they fear the I hate the way these lies have affected the wider church community. “He changed my life.
Gleanings: March 2018
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our March issue).
Trump turns Obama's HHS into pro-life advocate. The Mennonite Church USA (MC USA) has lost its biggest 2015 to extend “grace, love, and forbearance” toward pastors and churches
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Just 1 in 10 churches will cancel worship services this December 25.
phone survey of 1,000 Protestant senior pastors. [Editor's note: Chicago-area megachurch Willow Creek Community Church adjusts its depending on community and church schedules.
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She has written more than 20 books, including Augustine and the Limits of Politics (Notre Dame). Church Life and Ministry. Priscilla Shirer: Bible Teacher and Author.
Equal Opportunity Execution
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Co-Founder, Minirth Meier New Life Clinics. is no more incredible than Jim Bakker continuing his ministry after converting The church, following after our culture, puts competence above