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  • Chris Rock Talks Helping Black Comics, Preacher Influence and …

    Dec 15, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Chris Rock may be one of the most successful comics ever, but that hasn’t gotten in the way of helping his fellow black comedians get on the same level. In an interview with “CBS Sunday Morning” correspondent Mo Rocca, the “Top Five” star and director opens up about hosting the Oscars again, the shade he […]

  • Joel Osteen Says He’s Not a Prosperity Preacher

    Apr 22, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 4 Comments


    *Joel Osteen, senior pastor of the 40,000-member Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, spoke with The Christian Post on Friday at Marlins Park baseball stadium in Miami, Fla. – one day before his scheduled America’s Night of Hope event – to talk about his life in ministry, how to respond when bad things happen to good […]

  • Joel Osteen Lends a Helping Hand to Youth in D.C.

    May 1, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *More than 400 teens from across the country volunteered this past week to help D.C.’s underserved communities as part of the inaugural effort of Generation Hope Project, an outreach of Joel Osteen Ministries, to leave the host city of America’s Night of Hope in better shape after the event is done, reports the Christian Post. […]

  • Church Volunteer Sues Joel Osteen for $10 Million

    Feb 7, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment


    *Joel Osteen’s Lakewood Church in Houston is under siege after a former volunteer filed a $10 million lawsuit for negligence, claiming molestation accusations stemming from 2010 ruined his reputation. In Feb. 2010, a fellow volunteer accused Daniel Alvaro Guzman, now 26, of sexually molesting an 8-year-old autistic boy during children’s ministry at Lakewood Church, says […]

  • ‘Oprah’s Next Chapter’ with Joel Osteen Sets OWN Record

    Jan 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *The second episode of Oprah Winfrey’s new primetime series “Oprah’s Next Chapter” on Sunday drew 1.6 million total viewers, which puts it as the most-watched telecast on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. The episode featured an interview with Pastor Joel Osteen at his home in Houston. According to Deadline.com, the ratings were up 45% from the […]

  • Joel Osteen Gets Reality TV Show

    Dec 9, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Larger than life preacher, Rev. Joel Osteen recently signed a contract to star in his very own reality television show. You may ask why on earth a preacher would need a reality show, especially with his church services televised. Osteen and his wife, Victoria, will be working with Mark Burnett, executive producer of CBS’s “Survivor,” […]