Serita Jakes, wife of popular televangelist Bishop T.D. Jakes, has reignited debate over the practice of yoga among Christians after she shared a series of photos showing members of a women's group at The Potter's House of Dallas enjoying a "taste of yoga" as a part of a healthy living endeavor.
A first generation college student from Georgia who wrote a prayer to God seeking help with school expenses then tied it to three helium-filled balloons and released it into the air last Saturday had her prayer answers when it ended up in the hands of a local Baptist pastor on Monday.
Researchers say church financial fraud has been rising by about 6 percent annually and is expected to reach the $60 billion mark by 2025. Christian tax law expert, John Montague, argues that the scourge can be abated if the IRS starts requiring churches to file Form 990 financial disclosures.
Willow Creek Association President Tom De Vries apologized Thursday at the Global Leadership Summit for the "missteps, mistakes, slip-ups and blunders" made in not condemning sooner the alleged actions of Willow Creek Community Church founder Bill Hybels.
After months of denying they were in an intimate relationship before his recent divorce, Greg Locke, the outspoken internet preacher and lead pastor of Global Vision Bible Church in Tennessee, has married his administrative assistant and ex-wife's best friend, Tai Cowan McGee.
The IRS has reportedly recognized the Pussy Church of Modern Witchcraft based in Maryland and dedicated exclusively to lesbian feminists as a legitimate church. Some critics say however that the designation is making a mockery of religion.
A young Christian farmer and his pregnant wife reacted with shock and tears Monday when they learned they could be imprisoned for life as they were formally charged in a Michigan court with homicide felony murder and child abuse in the first degree for the starvation death of their 10-month-old daughter.
Evangelist Greg Laurie, who leads the multi-campus Harvest Christian Fellowship, was recently forced to remove billboards promoting his annual SoCal Harvest event from two popular malls in Southern California because they featured him holding a nondescript Bible in his hand that some people found offensive.
Christian Hollywood film producer Tyler Perry revealed on Sunday at Lakewood Church that he was once a minister and went to seminary to pursue his passion. God later revealed to him, however, that his ministry would not be behind the pulpit.
Willow Creek Association announced Monday that it will soon release details of a new independent advisory council that will oversee another investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against embattled Willow Creek Community Church founder Bill Hybels.
The Willow Creek Association revealed Friday that their annual Global Leadership Summit set for Aug. 9–10 has suffered a loss of 111 host sites as a direct result of the sexual misconduct allegations that led to the resignation of Willow Creek Community Church founder Bill Hybels earlier this year.
A 68-year-old woman in Worcestershire, England, who tried to end her 40-year-old marriage to her 80-year-old husband because she is unhappy, must now stay married after the U.K.'s highest court rejected her appeal because her husband refuses to split.
A 24-year-old youth pastor in Oklahoma City was arrested and charged with rape Tuesday after police say he was caught hiding in the bedroom of a 14-year-old girl who admitted she previously had sex with him.
Police in Natchitoches, Louisiana, say they've arrested a 25-year-old woman in connection with the death of a 6-month-old boy who was abducted from his mother in a trailer park and burned alive.
Police and private security officers were reportedly summoned to a family meeting at Highpoint Church in Memphis last Tuesday after members erupted in open rebellion against church leaders over the vague explanation provided about the departure of the church's founder, Chris Conlee.
Willie Wilson, a popular Christian philanthropist and mayoral candidate in Chicago, insisted Sunday that he wasn't trying to buy votes when he doled out what his camp says was about $300,000 in cash and checks to churchgoers at New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church.
A 14-year-old girl who survived by swimming to safety after a duck boat she was in capsized and sank in the Table Rock Lake last Thursday near Branson, Missouri, spoke out Monday about losing her church deacon father and 15-year-old brother in the tragedy that claimed the lives of 17 people.
A Christian woman who lost nine family members, including her husband and three children, in a boating accident in Branson, Missouri, last Thursday said she begged God to help her save her kids and even asked Him to let her die when she became overwhelmed during the ordeal.
When Eliora "Ellie" Schneider was born on June 27, 2017, she wasn't expected to live. She weighed less than a pound and was about the size of a soda can.
A newly opened Ohio restaurant that offered a Sunday discount to churchgoers for several weeks was forced to end the offer after owners were warned by an atheist organization that the discount could be discriminatory under the law.
Three weeks ago, Arkansas Pastor Timothy Rogers drew flak after a video of him declaring that Hell is a "fairytale" and no different than Santa Claus became public. In an interview with The Christian Post, Rogers stood by his position and elaborated on his faith journey.
Federal Court to Decide if Church Can Fire Pastor for Not Attracting Members and Spending Too Much Money
A federal appeals court is set to decide this year if a historic black church in Pittsburgh has a First Amendment right to fire its pastor after church expenses doubled and membership plummeted under his leadership.
Lawyers for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit from a woman accusing a former leader of the organization's Missionary Training Center, of sexual assault arguing that it is too late.
An abortion reversal study has been temporarily withdrawn from a medical journal after a complaint from a university where part of the study was conducted.
A Kentucky pastor who purged the rolls of his church of members who he says have been attending church poorly, is now coming under fire for how the now fuming ex-members say they were delisted.