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Calif. Church That Faced Fines Moves to Outdoor Services: ‘I Do Not Want to See People Lost on My Watch

Calif. Church That Faced Fines Moves to Outdoor Services: 'I Do Not Want to See People Lost on My Watch A California megachurch that defied its countys health restrictions and held indoor services has changed course and is now holding outdoor services in its parking lot.North Valley Baptist Church in Santa Clara, Calif, had tallied more... Read more

‘We Are Not Closing,’ Pastor Declares after County Fines Church $52,750 for Worship Services

'We Are Not Closing,' Pastor Declares after County Fines Church $52,750 for Worship Services The pastor of a large California church said Tuesday his congregation will not stop meeting for indoor worship despite fines from the county that have topped $50,000.Jack Trieber, pastor of North Valley Baptist Church in Santa Clara, Calif., said in a... Read more

L.A. Wants John MacArthur Held in Contempt of Court, Issued Hefty Fines for Meeting

L.A. Wants John MacArthur Held in Contempt of Court, Issued Hefty Fines for Meeting Grace Community Church and its pastor, John MacArthur, could be facing thousands of dollars in fines under a contempt of court request filed this week by Los Angeles County.The congregation met indoors on Sunday, defying a California court of appeals panel... Read more

China Fines Christian Man $2,870 for Holding Online Bible Study, Violating Anti-Religion Law

China Fines Christian Man $2,870 for Holding Online Bible Study, Violating Anti-Religion Law A Chinese government agency last week fined a Christian man $2,870 for holding an online Bible study it says violated a new anti-religion law.The man, Zhang Wenli, lives in Yunnan province and was contacted Aug. 11 by the Ethnic and Religious Affairs... Read more

Trump’s Personal Attorney to Represent John MacArthur amid Threats of Fines, Arrest for Holding Indoor Services

Trump's Personal Attorney to Represent John MacArthur amid Threats of Fines, Arrest for Holding Indoor Services Two well-known attorneys have announced that they will be representing Pastor John MacArthur and Grace Community Church as special counsel.MacArthur, who has led the California-based church for 51 years, recently defied Gov. Gavin Newsoms ban on indoor... Read more

Pastor John MacArthur Could Face Fines, Be Arrested for Holding In-Person Church Services amid COVID-19

Pastor John MacArthur Could Face Fines, Be Arrested for Holding In-Person Church Services amid COVID-19 John MacArthurs California church is facing possible fines from the county if the church keeps hosting in-person services.According to The Christian Post, MacArthurs Grace Community Church is reopening despite lockdown orders from Gov. Gavin Newsom.We will obey God... Read more

‘Stand up for Jesus’ Businessman Will Pay $500 Fines for Chicago Churches that Defied Orders

'Stand up for Jesus' Businessman Will Pay $500 Fines for Chicago Churches that Defied Orders A Chicago businessman and former mayoral candidate says he will pay the $500 fines local authorities handed to three churches that held worship services Sunday in defiance of a statewide ban.Elim Romanian Pentecostal Church, Philadelphia Romanian Church of... Read more

Texas Fines Evangelical Professional-Life Group $1.5 Million for “Contractual Violations” | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] The Heidi Group, an evangelical pro-life group contracted by the state of Texas to construct a community womens well being service suppliers within the state, could possibly be on the hook for one million and a half {dollars} following a preliminary investigation into violations. The Texas Well being & Human Companies Fee... Read more