Religion | Popular megachurch pastor admits he needs ‘deep healing’ after elder board removes him from pulpit
by Bonnie Pritchett
Posted 4/15/16, 03:20 pm
A years-long pattern of sin led to the dismissal this week of Darrin Patrick, lead pastor of The Journey, a St. Louis megachurch. While the reconciliation process is underway, an expert in pastoral crisis management who was called in to work with the church said Patrick’s restoration could take as long as his undoing. He does not expect Patrick to return to ministry anytime soon.