BREAKING NEWS: Atlanta-based Pastor Charles Stanley Passes Away at 90

KE Igniter English News Desk

ATLANTA, April 18, 2023 – Charles Stanley, a prominent Atlanta-based pastor and founder of In Touch Ministries, has passed away on Tuesday at the age of 90. The news of his passing was confirmed by his family.

Dr. Stanley began his ministry as a pastor at Baptist churches in North Carolina, Ohio, and Florida before he joined the First Baptist Church in Atlanta in 1969. There, he served as senior pastor for around 50 years, becoming pastor emeritus in 2020.

During his tenure at First Baptist Church, Dr. Stanley’s teachings and leadership helped the church grow into one of the largest congregations in the United States, with over 15,000 members.

In addition to his pastoral work, Dr. Stanley was also the founder of In Touch Ministries, which aimed to spread the gospel message through television, radio, and other media platforms. His teachings reached millions of people around the world, making him one of the most well-known pastors in the evangelical community.

Dr. Stanley’s passing marks the end of an era in the world of evangelical Christianity. His legacy will live on through his many books, sermons, and other materials, which continue to inspire and educate people of all ages and backgrounds.

The funeral arrangements have not yet been announced, but many in the community are expected to attend to pay their respects to one of the most influential pastors of our time.

This is a developing story. More updates will be provided as they become available.



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