God spoke to this pastor and told him what to do. What a testimony!
"Even in a dark place, the gospel is shining with grace and power."
But not all pastors are equally eager to reopen.
This happened the day after President Trump told governors to let churches reopen.
He says if you've got anything extra, you might want to consider realigning your church.
Michael Todd shares his unconventional path to leading one of the fastest-growing churches in America.
"I'm seeing people utilizing resources that they've never had before, technology they've never had before, to really reach more people."
The judge ruled that the stay-at-home order did not set the same standard for churches as other entities such as businesses.
"We lost a real treasure and champion of the faith today," said Greg Laurie.
Ravi refused to demean or embarrass people when debating them. Why?
They found graffiti in the church parking lot that read: "Bet you stay home now you hypokrits [sic]."
"[Ravi] saw the objections and questions of others not as something to be rebuffed, but as a cry of the heart that had to be answered."
"His influence and impact cannot be measured."
His family is returning home to savor "whatever time the Lord gives us."
They're encouraging people to share their stories of how Zacharias has impacted them with #ThankYouRavi.
The Court of Appeals wrote: "Keep in mind that the church and its congregants just want to be treated equally."
His wife, Lori, says the stroke came after "the most vicious attack that he has ever experienced."
In the end, he received much more than the gift basket the church brought.
Six Romanian pastors signed the letter, calling the governor's orders unconstitutional.