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Stories with subject: Religious communities
  • Georgia pastor charged with stealing $250,000 from church 
    Updated: May-05-16 4:21 pm

    SAVANNAH, Georgia - The former pastor of a historic Savannah church stole more than $250,000 in tithes and offerings from church members over the course of a decade, funneling parishioners' money into his personal bank account and spending it at retailers including Victoria's Secret, according to a federal indictment.

  • Firefighters battling church blaze in southern Lincoln 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 2:02 pm

    LINCOLN, Nebraska - The congregation at Zion Presbyterian Church in southern Lincoln is reeling from its second fire in less than 10 years.