The Rev. Bernice King, daughter of the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., has made her first public comments since announcing her departure from Bishop Eddie Long's New Birth Missionary Baptist Church on Tuesday, just days after LongShow More Summary
The King Center For Non-Violent Social Change The Southern Christian Leadership Conference New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Bernice King has held a leadership position in all three of these institutions that hold a powerful role in...Show More Summary
TweetBishop Lee Eddie Long financially settles sexual coercion lawsuit against four boys. Bishop Eddie Long of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church located in Lithonia, Georgia is not guilty nor has he been charged with any wrong doing. However, I am reminder of the idiom - Where there's smoke, there's fire! Maybe it is coincidence; but [...]Show More Summary
By: A. Scott Walton Bernice King, the youngest daughter of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., is expected to resign her post as an elder minister at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church on Tuesday in the wake of a sexual coercion scandal involving Bishop Eddie Long, according to news reports. Show More Summary
I hate to say I told you so, but... I told you so.Some current and former members of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church expressed relief Thursday that sexual misconduct lawsuits against the church and its prominent leader, Bishop Eddie...Show More Summary
Georgia megachurch preacher Bishop Eddie Long has settled out of court with four young men who accused him of sexual misconduct, Long’s spokesman said Thursday. In a statement posted on the Web site of Long’s New Birth Missionary Baptist...Show More Summary
A few months ago when we found that flamboyant, flashy-suit-and-toupee wearing pastor Bishop Eddie Long liked to take long trips with young “Longfellows” who called him Daddy, the congregation at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church – where Long gets
By: A. Scott Walton Atlanta’s Cox News Service is reporting that the sexual coercion lawsuits against Bishop Eddie Long of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church are more likely now to be tried publicly, rather than settled out of court. Both...Show More Summary
While the media has moved on to to other matters and most of the cameras have been put away, Bishop Eddie Long has returned to a relatively routine life as the pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. Bishop Long delivered a rousing sermon on Easter Sunday, even targeting the four men who alleged that he sexually abused them. Show More Summary
Eddie Long's New Birth Missionary Baptist Church is laying off two employees and cutting staff salaries by 10 percent, as well as playing with the idea of reducing the work week from five days to four. And while I expected so much more from a financial guru pastor, somebody had to pay for all the [...]
Never mind Bishop Eddie Long and his ill-timed manfests. Atlanta’s favorite anti-gay megadaddy preacher knows how to spin some positive PR from his pulpit at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church.
Not so fast “good” brotha, you’re not off the hook by a “long” shot. The first mediation session in the sexual misconduct lawsuits against Bishop Eddie Long and New Birth Missionary Baptist Church has ended, a church lawyer said. Barbara Marschalk, who represents the Lithonia-based church and its LongFellows Youth Academy mentoring program, said additional [...]
From The Christian Post: New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, led by Bishop Eddie Long, announced on Wednesday that it will cut staff and reduce employee salaries. Related The Lithonia, Ga., megachurch said the cuts are in response to...Show More Summary
Dr. Boyce Watkins recently outlined the latest controversy rocking Bishop Eddie Long's New Birth Missionary Church: Long accused finacier Ephren Taylor of defrauding his members of $1 million in investments, which Taylor then denied via a public statement. Show More Summary
What in the world is going on at Long Strokey-Doke’s church: Authorities say a man is in critical condition after he was shot in the parking lot of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia. Authorities have not identified the victim, who was shot Saturday evening. Authorities say the shooting is not connected to the [...]
There are usually at least two sides to every story, most of us know that. In this particular story, there is the side of Bishop Eddie Long, pastor of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. In a recent video release, Long made a public...Show More Summary
Bishop Eddie Long, senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, has made an unusual appeal on YouTube to an investment company on behalf of several members who are facing financial hardships because of investments that went "sour."
By: Nsenga Burton Eurweb.com is reporting that Bishop Eddie Long is being accused of using his New Birth Missionary Baptist Church to assist in a corrupt mortgage scheme. Long, who is currently battling sexual coercion charges by four...Show More Summary
Woman sues DeKalb County, New Birth for $78 million. Things at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church may have faced adversity, but one woman claims that the church made her life hell for over 78 days. That’s 1 million a day for 78 days? Read more at Hip Hop Wired.
Uh-oh! Looks like New Birth is starting to distance itself legally from Bishop “Dick Tracey” Long! This week was the church’s turn to answer to those sexual abuse allegations. And they pretty much threw Bishop Daddy under the bus. Responding on Monday to four lawsuits alleging that Bishop Eddie Long coerced young men into sexual [...]