New Birth Missionary Baptist Church

Bishop Stephen A. Bishop and wife Darlene Bishop Stephen A. Davis of New Birth Birmingham has been named to succeed the late Bishop Eddie Long. Long was senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia. He died Jan. 15 at age 63. Davis was formally introduced as the new senior pastor today during Sunday […]

Lines of mourners — and those simply curious — began arriving at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Tuesday morning for a public viewing for Bishop Eddie L. Long. The influential and controversial megachurch pastor died Jan. 15 of cancer at age 63. Inside, two lines formed as people signed guestbooks before being ushered inside to […]

@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com News & Sports  —   Good day to you on this Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. holiday. The National Weather Service says Indianapolis is under a hazardous weather outlook during the morning hours with freezing rain possible near and north of I-70.  Be careful driving, especially on bridges and overpasses. Numerous Indianapolis local attractions are offering free admission in […]

Lithonia megachurch pastor Bishop Eddie L. Long told his congregation during a service earlier this month that God had healed him. “I’ve been on a journey and just recalibrating myself,” Long said in the video, which was posted on YouTube on Oct. 16 by Miz Justice. “And like I said, I had some health issues and God […]

Embattled Bishop Eddie Long, the senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church – a megachurch in unincorporated DeKalb County, Georgia – touched off a social media storm recently when he posted a video showcasing his dramatic weight loss, according to The Huffington Post: The Georgia-based pastor unveiled his new physique via a video clip posted on his […]