"We call this the tension relief campaign," said Rev. Ishmael Burch of St. Andrew Missionary Baptist Church. Sparked by the recent shooting of Kenneth Harding, Jr., a parolee who police said they stopped for possible fare evasion on the T-line,...
By now you're probably seen the video of a recent service at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, in which a congregant walks up to the pulpit and hands Bishop Eddie Long an outrageous stack of cash. If not, here it is. In street parlance, we'd refer to this pile of cash as "racks on racks on racks". Show More Summary
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 [...]
Museum Bar to open in 15,000 square foot historic church Will God turn water to wine at “Indulge,” their Sunday brunch? Museum Bar is opening on Jan. 21, Downtown. Located at 181 Ralph David Abernathy boulevard in the historic St. Stephen’s Missionary Baptist Church, the venue will operate as a full service restaurant, bakery, and [...]
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.
By: Embattled New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, which has been under media scrutiny since four young men accused pastor Bishop Eddie Long of seducing them, is facing more heat this week, this time from a female employee who says that she was sexually harrassed by another employee in Long's inner circle. Show More Summary