• Rick Warren to step down from his Saddleback Californian megachurch

    Rick Warren, the senior pastor at California’s Saddleback megachurch, has announced that he is stepping down. Warren, who has headed up the church for 42 years, announced in 2021 that he was beginning the search for a successor. Last year, in a video to church members, Warren announced in a video to the church: “For […]

  • Southern Baptist Convention President speaks out on Saddleback’s decision to ordain women pastors

    A leading pastor and President of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) has spoken out on Saddleback Church’s decision to ordain three women as pastors. Pastor J.D. Greear, pictured above, the Pastor of The Summit Church in Durham, North Carolina and the 62nd President of the Southern Baptist Convention, has expressed his views on the California […]