• U.S. Megachurch Closes for 2020, Moves to House Churches

    Pastor J.D. Greear, of Summit Church in Durham, North Carolina, told his 12,000 congregants this week that church facilities will not reopen in 2020 and plans include launching a couple thousand house churches. “Instead of The Summit Church being 12,000 people meeting in 12 different locations on the weekend, now we are going to be […]

  • Ministry Leaders Say ‘Church Has Left the Building’ as Church Hits Beach in California

    Prompted by California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s order to ban indoor singing and chanting in places of worship, a Bethel Music worship leader and an Orange County outreach ministry leader have proclaimed that “the Church has left the building.” “In the face of the virus and racial unrest, God has an answer of his people moving […]