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Megachurch Pastor Fired for Viewing Porn Talks About Overcoming His Addiction, New Pastor Job
Crenshaw still says he's an interim pastor of Lake Country Church. However, he and a division of church members are now worshiping at another location under the same church name while Thomas continues to pastor at the Lake County Church building in Fort Worth. Pastor Scott Crenshaw said he felt like a rock star when he was senior pastor of the multicampus New River Fellowship Church based in Weatherford, Texas. After helping Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church in Houston grow its young adults worship ministry, Crenshaw went onto become New River's senior pastor and helped expand the congregation from one campus to three and from about members to over 2,
We respect your email privacy. The truth of the matter is that porn addiction is a very real and very devastating problem that affects millions of people of every race, gender, and religious denomination. Porn addictions are just as real and as hard to get rid of as any other type of addiction that exists today. For those who struggle with this addiction it is no secret that trying to stop is not easy but I want to tell you today that there is hope for you today. Today you can begin to make changes that will take that addiction to pornography right out of your life forever, giving you freedom from that hold it has on you.
Pastor Scott Crenshaw said he felt like a rock star when he was senior pastor of the multicampus New River Fellowship Church based in Weatherford, Texas. After helping Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church in Houston grow its young adults worship ministry, Crenshaw went onto become New River's senior pastor and helped expand the congregation from one campus to three and from about members to over 2, But that all came to a crashing halt in when his departure from the church for "viewing inappropriate images" on his church computer made national headlines. A little over two years removed from his fall from grace, Crenshaw is now serving full-time as an interim pastor at Lake Country Church in Fort Worth, Texas, a role he began about six weeks ago. Crenshaw's return to full-time ministry follows the nearly two-year journey that he and his wife, Renee, have been on in their quest to liberate Crenshaw from the grips of sexual addiction and heal the emotional harm that Crenshaw's addiction has caused to his wife of 31 years. These were the men that were there for me in case of emergency," Crenshaw explained. Ted Roberts. The Crenshaws flew out to Portland, Oregon, to meet with Roberts, a former megachurch pastor who founded Pure Desire Ministries along with his wife to provide "hope and freedom from sexual addiction" with a biblically-based and clinically informed approach to recovery. I betrayed her.