January 14, 2014

Top 12 pastor stunts: Living as an atheist is just the latest ministry gimmick

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The Rev. Ed Young of Fellowship Church in Grapevine, Texas with his wife, Lisa. Photo courtesy of Ed Young

The Rev. Ed Young of Fellowship Church in Grapevine, Texas with his wife, Lisa. Photo courtesy of Ed Young

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(RNS) The rise of the entertainment industry, combined with a focus on marketing techniques to preach the faith or build up a church, have sparked a penchant for ministry gimmicks that go well beyond the old dunk tank.