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Elevation Church – QNotes

The problem of privilege at Elevation Church

Guest Commentary

Steven Furtick is the pastor of Elevation Church in Charlotte, N.C. Elevation is a church that exists “so that people far from God are raised to life in Christ.” They are easily the most well-known church in the Charlotte area with an average weekly attendance of 14,000.

Concerns raised as anti-gay Elevation Church makes inroads at local schools

Special Report: Where does popular Elevation Church stand on LGBT equality? Baptist megachurch refuses to answer publicly whether they believe homosexuality is a sin.

Efforts by a local anti-gay mega-church to commit 1,000 volunteers for school mentoring has raised eyebrows among some concerned with the well-being and safety of LGBT young people.

Disgraced pastor Ted Haggard and wife speak at popular Charlotte church

Elevation pastor says homosexuality is sin

Originally published: April 22, 2009, 8:45 a.m. Updated: May 2, 2009, 1:18 p.m. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Once revered as the leader of the national evangelical movement, former Colorado Springs, Colo. pastor Ted Haggard and wife Gayle appeared on stage with Elevation Church pastor Steven Furtick on April 26. The appearance on the campus of the …