Texas agency says megachurch shooting highlights damage done by ‘defund police’ movement

The head of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) pointed to Sunday’s Lakewood church shooting in Houston, highlighting the toll in metropolitan areas affected by the movement to defund police. . At a press conference Monday afternoon, TABC President Kevin Lilly joined Houston’s mayor and law enforcement officials to provide an update on the Joel […]

Police Identify Shooter Who Opened Fire At Joel Osteen’s Megachurch In Houston

Emergency vehicles line a feeder road outside Lakewood Church during a reported active shooter incident in Houston, Sunday, February 11, 2024. (Kirk Side/Houston Chronicle, via AP) OAN’s Elizabeth Bolbelding12:15pm – Monday, February 12, 2024 The gunman who opened fire on Pastor Joel Osteen’s megachurch in Houston, Texas, has been identified by law enforcement as 36-year-old […]

‘Glory to God,’ South Carolina Megachurch Baptizes 141 People in a Single Day

At least 141 people were baptized in one day earlier this month at a megachurch in South Carolina, and dozens more made professions of faith. The mass baptism took place on Sunday, Dec. 3, at an upstate church with 7,000 members and six campuses.according to christian postEighty-six people decided to be baptized in advance, and […]

Son of Alabama Megachurch Pastor Wins over $52, 000 on Wheel of Fortune

The son of a megachurch pastor won more than $50,000 on a recent episode of “Wheel of Fortune” earlier this month. Michael Hodges, the son of Highlands Church founder Pastor Chris Hodges, pocketed $52,650 on the Dec. 7 episode of one of America's longest-running game shows.He solved the problem during the episode bonus round “What […]

Oklahoma megachurch founder Carlton Pearson dead at 70

The former Oklahoma megachurch founder who was branded a heretic and lost one audience but won a new one after rejecting the idea of ​​hell and supporting gay rights has died. , the agent announced on Monday. Bishop Carlton Pearson died of cancer Sunday night in hospice care in Tulsa, his attorney Will Bogle said. […]


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