It's given us so much," he said. (Jubilee Christian Center/Facebook) Megachurch Pastor Ron Carpenter is stepping down from Redemption of Greenville and moving his ministry to California. Gross, Nathaniel Cary. Houston we STILL have a promise. In a letter delivered to Relentless on Nov. 27, Redemption terminated its lease agreement with Relentless and instructed Relentless leaders to vacate the property, Gray’s spokeswoman, Holly Baird, confirmed to The Greenville News in an email. WATCH: Ron Carpenter Hands His Church Mantle Over to John Gray ... California. After delivering a timely message about change and growth, Pastor Dick made his official announcement about his retirement and most importantly who will be replacing him!

Carpenter couldn't leave, he said, until he found the right person to replace him. "You can always tell how much you love someone by whose hands you leave them in," Carpenter says in a video message. Please open it and confirm your subscription. The Larry Reid Live show reported the letter from Redemption to Relentless Wednesday night. "I have spilled my guts in Greenville, South Carolina," Carpenter said Sunday. "He has a following I don't have, a platform I don't have, a skillset I don't have and I have the ability to sit on the sidelines and clap while he's done something greater than I could ever do in Greenville.". Topics include Fear, Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Supernatural, and How to Hear God. Not saying it hasn't been done, just saying I haven't seen it," he explained. And to Pastors Joel and Victoria Osteen and our entire Lakewood Church family, we say we love you and are eternally grateful for all we've been able to watch God do over these last five years. ► Carpenter opened a 300-seat sanctuary in 1994 near the Greenville Downtown Airport, and the church was renamed Redemption World Outreach Center. Christian NFL Players Who Support Colin Kaepernick Ask Critics What Would Jesus Do? (FOX Carolina/ Dec. 12, 2017) In a response to the Carpenter’s eviction notice, the Grays disclosed Facebook messages to church members that included negative comments about John Gray. Please pray for us as we embark upon the next place God has called us to. Join over 250,000 others to get the top stories curated daily, plus special offers! You can’t do anything with Relentless Church. Prophetic messages from respected leaders & news of how God is moving throughout the world. Ron Carpenter later made a public apology for the comments, Hope Carpenter criticized The Greenville News for coverage, Redemption Church's Ron Carpenter and Relentless' John Gray Church, 100 pages of evidence to support his claim, Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. John Gray has refuted those claims.

The latest breaking Christian news you need to know about as soon as it happens. "We had an epic day at Jubilee! Here are 10 reasons to reconsider, 5 truths to hold on to no matter what happens in election, 10 reasons why more black men (and women) are voting for Trump. The Carpenters and Redemption still own the 17-acre property in Greenville. Redemption Church currently has several campuses as well an online campus known as i.Church with Ron Carpenter.

And he began to tell me about how Northern California had never been unlocked.". After a slew of controversies, including Relentless Church's purchase of a $1.8 million home for the Grays and conflict over the transition agreement that involved debt on church facilities, the Carpenters filed a contentious eviction lawsuit against Gray in January that produced several claims and counterclaims. The latest breaking Christian news you need to know about as soon as it happens.

Charisma News - Informing believers with news from a Spirit-filled perspective, Megachurch Pastor Ron Carpenter Steps Down From Redemption Greenville Campus, Click here to subscribe to the Charisma News newsletter. A post shared by John Gray (@realjohngray) on Dec 3, 2019 at 6:11pm PST. Greenville attorney John Devlin, who sent the initial letter representing Redemption, declined to comment. The peace deal between the megachurch pastors comes in the wake of an announcement by Carpenter earlier this … John Gray’s Relentless Church, has threatened to evict Relentless by the end of the year. Click here to subscribe to the Charisma News newsletter. Dick Bernal founded the Jubilee Center more than 30 years ago and is now retiring.

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He took over the Jubilee Christian Center previously led by Pastor Dick Bernal. It was about that same time that we began to ask ourselves these questions that an opportunity by a wonderful man, 73 years  old, who has a church in Northern California began to say, 'I really want you to pray about being my successor at this church.' The internet-only show — which describes itself as a live entertainment talk show — reported that Relentless has failed to pay $26,000 per month for roughly the past 17 months. We were treated with some early Christmas music as well as a performance by the Jubilee Kids Choir! Ron Carpenter will be relocating his ministries to the Jubilee Christian Center in San Jose. He was born on January 20, 1970. ", From cordial handoff to division: Redemption Church's Ron Carpenter and Relentless' John Gray Church. In a sermon at Relentless on Sunday, Aventer Gray, John Gray’s wife, made a reference to emails and direct messages and threats against the church. The Greenville News then reported that Relentless Church bought Gray a $1.8 million home in Simpsonville to be used as the church parsonage. ► Carpenter formed Redemption Outreach Center in 1991.

Ron went to Belton-Honea Path High School in Anderson County. He believes that Gray already has a national platform that could take the church places he can't. Please click here to learn how.

He and his wife, Hope Carpenter, ran the church out of a local warehouse with three people.

Fall Subscription Offer: Subscribe to Charisma for Only $18 and get Steve Strang's newest book as a free gift, God, Trump, and COVID-19. To enjoy our website, you'll need to enable JavaScript in your web browser. Please click here to view some of those sites. ► By 2008, Redemption touted its efforts to be a multicultural congregation, with 42 nationalities represented. This will have us now where we're down to three churches that we have total. EVERYTHING! It was about that same time that we began to ask ourselves these questions that an opportunity by a wonderful man, 73-years-old, who has a church in Northern California began to say, 'I really want you to pray about being my successor at this church.'