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New Birth Issues A Statement: Bishop Eddie Long Strokey Poke’s Wife Is Still Down For The Okey Doke

New Birth Missionary Baptist Church thinks the rumors about Bishop Eddie Long’s wife Vanessa leaving him are so ridiculous, that it’s spokesperson felt the need to issue a statement and announced a staged “family event.” The statement, from spokesman

Bishop Eddie Long: My Wife Didn't Leave Me

By: A. Scott Walton The scandalized New Birth Missionary Baptist Church has just issued a press release stating that the marriage between Bishop Eddie Long and his wife, Vanessa, remains intact. All of Atlanta’s major news outlets are now broadcasting an official denial from the church about marital strife between the couple, who married in 1990. Show More Summary

When A Woman’s Fed Up: Bishop Long Stroke’s Wife Has Reportedly Moved Out Of Their Humble Abo

Oh boy… Word around Atlanta is that all these months of standing by her trifling, scandalous husband, the first lady of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church has quietly taken herself out of the picture. Well-placed spies for The Mo’K...

Eddie Long, Creflo Dollar, and the Black Church’s Sanctioning of Sexual Violence

Eddie Long, Creflo Dollar, and the Black Church’s Sanctioning of Sexual Violence by Tamura A. Lomax | The Feminist Wire In September 2010 Bishop Eddie Long, prominent Atlanta pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, was accused of sexual improprieties with four young men—Anthony Flagg, Spencer LeGrande, Jamal Parris and Maurice Robinson. Show More Summary

Making It Rain On Them Teenage Boys! Bishop Eddie Long Stroke Paid $25 Million To Settle His Case!

Looks like Eddie Long would rather drop some major bread than have to deal with the allegations of touching little kids. The New Birth Missionary Baptist Church preacher was accused of having inappropriate sexual relationships with four male parishioners and

Is Eddie Long's Church Collapsing?

By: Jenée Desmond-Harris According to a report from NewsOne and Elev8, a source within New Birth Missionary Baptist Church says events in the wake of Bishop Eddie Long's sex scandal have amounted to a veritable “three strikes” against him and, possibly, the future of the institution. Show More Summary

MLK's Daughter Steps Away From Troubled Bishop's Church

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

Bernice King Needs To "Speak Truth About The Power" Of The Three Problem Plagued Organizations That She Is Associated With

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

Bishop Eddie Long of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Must Come Clean

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

Bernice King to Quit Bishop Long's Church

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

Eddie Long Settles Out Of Court.

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

For Discussion: Should Bishop Eddie Long’s Flock Still Have His Back After His Multi-Million Dollar Settlement??

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

Ophthalmologists From Rush Provide Vision Screening To At-Risk Populations In Chicago's West Side

West Side residents will receive important and free eye screenings on June 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the New Mount Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church at 4301 W. Washington Blvd. Dr. Tamara R. Fountain, an ophthalmologist at Rush University...Show More Summary

Bishop Eddie Long: Judge Says Settlement Unlikely

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

Bishop Long Delivers Ballsy Speech Targeting Accusers

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

My Sympathies To The Providence Missionary Baptist Church On The Loss Of Their Assistant Pastor

Another positive leader in the Black community snatched away from us due to material greed and senseless violence & murder.I have never heard of Rev Derek Moses before. I only know Providence Missionary Baptist Church because of itsShow More Summary

Is Eddie Long Cutting Staff Salaries To Fund A Settlement With His Four Male Abuse Accusers?

4 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

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 [...]

Eddie Long cuts pay, whines on being ‘attacked’

4 years agoLGBT / Gay : Project Q Atlanta

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.

Bishop Eddie “Long-Stroke” Begins Mediation Sessions To Settle His Lawsuit With Accusers

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 [...]

Famed Morehouse College Glee Club to perform

Atlanta’s renowned Morehouse College Glee Club will perform a free concert at 5 p.m. tonight Saturday at the Greater New Hope Missionary Baptist church in Avondale. The 65-voice choir is led by David Morrow, a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. Morrow, who also holds degrees from Morehouse and the University of [...]

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