The following stories had the most page views at the MinistryWatch website during the month of May.
The former SBC leader and his family have a network of ventures doing business with the SBC
Well-known Southern Baptist Convention leader and pastor Johnny Hunt has occupied positions within the denomination that provided access for his and his family’s network of nonprofit and for-profit businesses.
Churches, like other organizations, face an onslaught of phishing emails and other attempts at cyberfraud. One mistake can be costly.
Staff at the Florida Baptist Convention thought they were sending mission money to help pay for church planting. Then the money disappeared.
It's one of three churches appealing decisions recently made by the denomination’s Executive Committee to remove eight congregations from official affiliation
Saddleback Church, the California megachurch long known for its former pastor, bestselling author Rick Warren, has appealed the decision by the Southern Baptist Convention to oust it for naming a woman to its pastoral team.
The former seminary professor claims in a complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for Middle Tennessee that he was made a scapegoat for the denomination’s sex abuse crisis.
(RNS) — David Sills, a former seminary professor and missionary who was fired after admitting sexual misconduct, has filed a second lawsuit against a group of Southern Baptist Convention leaders and entities, claiming they conspired ...
The Southern Baptist Convention has lost 3 million members since 2006, about half of that in the last five years
The long, slow decline of the nation’s largest Protestant denomination continues.
Keith Myer raised over $16,000 to help with travel and lodging
A Southern Baptist pastor in Maryland recently organized a fundraiser to help sexual abuse survivors travel to the denomination’s convention in New Orleans this June.
Critics of the Texas pastor questioned his role in the search process as former Executive Committee chair and wondered why interim President Willie McLaurin, who is Black, had been passed over.
The Southern Baptist Convention’s effort to fill the top administrative post on its Executive Committee will start from scratch after members of the committee rejected Texas pastor Jared Wellman on Monday (May 1) by a ...
The Southern Baptist Convention and Paul Pressler are still defendants in the trial set for May
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth and its former president Paige Patterson agreed to settle a case brought by Gerald Rollins for concealment of sexual abuse.
He also led the Southern Baptist Convention and was a best-selling author and ministry founder.
Charles Stanley, the pastor at Atlanta megachurch First Baptist for 51 years and longtime leader of the Southern Baptist Convention, died Tuesday at the age of 90.