It’s the last thing young women selling themselves for sex are expecting: a pastor who prays for them and leaves them with a condom – with an emergency number written on it. The girls can call if they want to get out.
Congregants of the First African Methodist Episcopal Church in Los Angeles will be hearing from a new leader this weekend, KNX 1070 reports.
Officials say the 54-year-old pastor of a Fullerton church has been charged with molesting an 18-year-old female congregant.
A judged ruled Friday that a pastor and two members of a Corona group home should be tried on kidnapping and abuse charges stemming from their “punishment” of a 13-year-old boy they accused of raping his sister.
The pastor of a Laguna Hills church was convicted Wednesday of 26 felonies for molesting five boys in his congregation when they slept over or visited his Lake Forest apartment.
A 50-year-old pastor at a church in Inglewood has been arrested on suspicion of engaging in sexual acts with a 14-year-old girl, Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials said.
Congregants at a church in Van Nuys showed up to worship Sunday — only to find out they’d been evicted.
A reputed gang member pleaded not guilty to murder Tuesday in connection with the slaying of a 23-year-old youth minister who was gunned down in Venice last week.
A suburban Cleveland church where the father of pop star Katy Perry delivered a sermon that drew accusations of anti-Semitism has released an apology in which he says he regrets his “hurtful and ugly language.”
A longtime Christian leader from Orange County has announced he has lung cancer.
A Florida pastor who ignited a national debate over free speech will be on campus at UC Irvine on Thursday.
A planned rally held by a controversial Florida pastor was canceled Thursday after suspicious activity was detected near the event.
Twelve-year-old Jessie Rees is fighting cancer, but she is not thinking about herself. Instead she is spreading happiness and hope to other children with cancer through her JoyJars.
Kim Kardashian arrived at LAX late Sunday night after meeting with her estranged husband, Kris Humphries, over the weekend.
The Crystal Cathedral is under fire again after Pastor Jim Kok sent an e-mail to congregants asking for meals for Rev. Robert Schuller and his wife, who is recovering from a bout with pneumonia.