Tag Archives: megachurch

  • How to Become a Megachurch Preacher

    Mar 20, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *How do preachers, particularly megachurch pastors, prepare for sermons every week? Where do they get their ideas? Do they ever get nervous? And how do they deal with both criticism and praise? (Are you a fan of EURweb? Like us on Facebook or Follow us on Twitter.) According to The Christian Post, those are some of the […]

  • Creflo Dollar Looking at NYC Expansion by Buying Armory

    Jun 22, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 5 Comments

    *Atlanta based mega-church pastor Creflo Dollar is planning to build another mega-church in New York City. According to the NY Post, Dollar made a presentation to purchase Kingsbridge Armory in the Bronx and hopes to turn the facility into an arena sized worship center. Once source said, “He’s got a huge following and needs an […]

  • Eddie Long Launching ‘New Birth’ Churches in Birmingham, Denver

    Jun 6, 11 by EURPublisher01 9 Comments

    *Bishop Eddie Long is launching satellite branches of his Lithonia, GA-based New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, and announced Sunday that the first one is in Birmingham, Ala. The church is called New Birth Birmingham, reports the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. And New Birth Denver is currently in the works. Long also said the Lithonia megachurch recently received […]

  • It Pays to be a Pastor

    Nov 16, 10 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Being a pastor of a church pays, especially a megachurch. While hundreds of churches across the U.S. have experienced some hardship, along with their congregations, others have apparently prospered. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: “In metro Atlanta and elsewhere, the number of megachurches, which have long been defined as having a weekly attendance of 2,000 or […]

  • Lawsuit Accuses Bishop Eddie Long of Sexual Abuse

    Sep 21, 10 by EURPublisher01 31 Comments

    *CNN is reporting that two Georgia men have filed a lawsuit claiming that Atlanta megachurch pastor Eddie Long coerced them into sex. The suits, filed Tuesday in DeKalb County, Georgia, allege that Long used his position as a spiritual authority and bishop to coerce young male members and employees of his New Birth Missionary Baptist […]

  • T.D. Jakes and Joel Osteen Tag Team

    Jul 27, 10 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *For the first time ever, two of the most dynamic mega church preachers came together in a joint effort in Texas at Lakewood Church, and the result were tremendous. Pastor Joel Osteen asked Bishop T.D. Jakes of Dallas to preach. So why is that such a big deal and how did it happen? KTRK-TV talked […]