Fort Worth Pastor Takes New Job After Gay Debate

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The Rev. Brett Younger, the embattled pastor of the Fort Worth, Texas, church that debated how to picture gay members in its photo directory, has accepted a new job. Younger, pastor of Broadway Baptist Church, will join the faculty of Mercer University’s McAfee School of Theology in Atlanta as an associate professor of preaching. While […]

  • Anonymous

    There was no way he could continue, even after winning the vote to vacate the pulpit. People are leaving in large numbers, pledges for the new budget are only at 54%, and last week the offering was less than half of what is needed just to keep the doors open.

    The controversy was primarily over Brett Younger’s passive/aggressive leadership and his asking several prominent members to leave when they opposed anything he proposed.

    The congregation has lost almost half its membership during his 7 years as pastor.