Pastor Joel Osteen

  An important key to letting go of the past and reaching your full potential is putting yourself in an environment where the seed of your dreams can grow. I know people who are extremely talented. They have incredible potential. But they insist on hanging around the wrong sorts of people. If you are close […]

Pastor Joel Osteen of Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, has spoken out about the racial and religious tensions in America following the election of President Donald Trump in January, and said that the way forward is for people to become peacemakers. “We would respect each other even when we don’t agree,” Osteen urged in an […]

What would it be like to become the first black pastor at the largest church in the country? Pastor John Gray opened up about the experience on media tycoon Oprah Winfrey’s program “Super Soul Sunday.” Gray is the associate pastor at famed televangelist Pastor Joel Osteen’s Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, which happens to have the […]

Most book signings at Barnes & Noble are filled with star-struck fans, but on Wednesday, Pastor Joel Osteen had his emotional fans faithstruck. Osteen’s new book, “Think Better, Live Better,” hit the New York Times’ best-seller list and the faithful heard the call when the popular TV evangelist made a stop at the book store in New Springville […]

A woman in Clear Lake wants Houstonians to be aware of a Facebook scam after she said she was targeted by someone claiming to be Lakewood Church Pastor Joel Osteen. Paula Dupre said she received a message on Facebook Sunday night from a Facebook account called “Pastor – Joel Osteen.”Asking me if I was a […]

On this Sunday’s third episode of “The Story of God” with Morgan Freeman, the actor takes on the topic, “Who Is God?” and visits Pastor Joel Osteen and Lakewood Church to get some answers. “I believe God is our Father, the Creator, Somebody that gives us purpose and destiny,” Osteen, who pastors one of the […]

Joel Osteen, who is known for his effervescent personality and sunny disposition in nearly all matters, says he is not cheating people by not preaching about hell. “You know, it’s not hellfire and brimstone. But I say most people are beaten down enough by life,” Osteen said in a special Easter edition of CBS Sunday Morning. “They […]

Article By Rebecca Johnson // EEW Magazine Reporter After a report surfaced that Israel Houghton, senior worship leader at Lakewood Church, was fired from his post, the ministry has released a clarifying statement. “We can confirm that Israel is on indefinite leave,” said  a representative, “but it is important to clarify that we still consider […]

*Despite going public and explaining his relationship with Adrienne Bailon, Israel Houghton is professionally feeling the sting of cheating rumors. According to RadarOnline, Houghton has been put on indefinite leave as a minister at Joel Osteen‘s Texas-based Lakewood Church, a position he held for five years. The action comes amid talk that surfaced about Houghton […]

Article By Y’vette Wilson // EEW Magazine Reporter One of America’s largest churches welcomed one half of the Grammy Award-winning duo Mary Mary and she offered up powerful worship. tellar Award-nominated solo artist, Tina Campbell, stopped by Houston megachurch Lakewood Wednesday and blessed thousands with music from her debut solo album, It’s Personal. After ministering […]