Poor leaders proclaim Christ in word but deny him with their lives. Here’s what we can learn from their failures. For the past several years, we’ve watched over and over as famous pastor-teachers go through very public falls from enormous heights. Bill Hybels, founding pastor of Willow Creek, resigned in April 2018 after allegations of sexual harassment and abuse of power. James MacDonald, founding pastor of Harvest Bible Chapel, was fired in February 2019 for creating a culture of fear and intimidation and for enabling financial mismanagement. Carl Lentz, pastor of Hillsong East Coast, was let go in November 2020…

The first pandemic of the social media era has brought a parallel set of challenges, including the rapid spread of fear and false information.

We are not called to ignore error because it will always distort the truth we may know.