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meg·a·church

 (mĕg′ə-chûrch′)
n.
A large, usually nondenominational worship group, especially one formed as an offshoot of a Protestant church.

megachurch

(ˈmɛɡəˌtʃɜːtʃ)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) US a church, usually Protestant, with a very large congregation, typically housed in a complex offering sophisticated multimedia presentations and a range of secular facilities and services
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3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hispanic Mega Church Association (HMCA), a division of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC)/Conela, today announced the appointment of Pastor Sergio De La Mora as its new president.
In its bankruptcy petition, the mega church said it had an estimated $10 million to $50 million in liabilities and assets.
The videos include commentaries from well known African figures such as the late Ghanaian theologian Kwame Bediako, Zimbabwean theologian and Methodist bishop Eben Nhiwatiwa, Ghanaian Catholic archbishop Peter Kwesi Sarpong, and Ghanaian charismatic mega church leader Mensa Otabil, as well as other church leaders, including from Pentecostal, independent, and mainline churches.
Cleaveland in the pulpit of their mega church after learning of his homosexual affair.
Mega church pastor Joel Osteen, country superstar Martina McBride, multimillionaire entrepreneur Chris Gardner, comedienne Whoopi Goldberg, NBA superstar Dikembe Mutombo, and world-renowned flutist Sir James Galway are some of the celebrities who strongly believe that true success has nothing to do with luck.
Maybe it's all a part of a political conspiracy to keep us away from the polling stations because, should we become engaged, it'd take more than a trip down mega church row on a Sunday to get our vote.
Jakes, pastor of The Potter's House, a mega church in Houston, takes the same view.
Five people, including a gunman, died in the attacks on Sunday at a mega church in Colorado Springs and at the Youth With a Mission missionary centre in the Denver suburb of Arvada.
Since buying the current church site for $313,000 in 1981, the congregation has blossomed into a mega church with a membership numbering several thousand.
This isn't a watered-down mega church," observes Joseph Loconte, a Heritage Foundation fellow who has attended the church.
Over the past 25 years or so, wireless microphones have become a critical component of professional sound production, whether it's a Sunday service in a mega church or a nationally televised sporting event," added LaMantia.