The three newly ordained pastors include Liz Puffer, Cynthia Petty and Katie Edwards, longtime members of the church who had been involved in other ministerial aspects during their time with Saddleback.
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Jeff Jansen, who prophesied that former President Donald Trump will be reinstated, "made an intentional decision to leave his wife and family to pursue his own desires."
It is not God's intention for pastors to equip and build up the body alone.
We are on mission for the Lord and need each other to help accomplish kingdom purposes.
Hint: The pastors used one of the most important evangelism tools.
This was only the beginning.
"I'm setting up a spiritual trainer for them, so they can be accountable for their spiritual growth."
UK Pastor Calls for 'Ministry of Reconciliation,' Responds to Backlash for Church's Traditional Views on Sexuality
"We believe that God is working out His own plans and purposes and ultimately His name will be glorified."
As all of us wrestle with the recent scandals, knowing more will inevitably come, I urge you, my brothers and sisters, to face sin and call it what it is.
Whether cover-ups happen in U.S. women's gymnastics, the Catholic Church, Wall Street or evangelical Christianity, the best course of action is to bring things into the light.
The need for it is great.
If you are being a worker before His lover, you may be missing the true focus.
This is a process that requires much prayer, wisdom, grace and sacrifice.
God is sovereign, but man has a responsibility to repent and return.
I pray your finances will be blessed and that you will prosper in all things.
Although no GraceLife congregants were in attendance, the church said in a press release, "It is time to end these unscientific, unjustified and arbitrary lockdown measures."
This story may come as a shock.
"The meaning of Easter is more transcendent than the resurrection of Jesus Christ," he said in the tweet. But wait, there's more.
Some captured this shocking statement before it was deleted.
Her shift in tone Wednesday drew predictable denunciations.