Pastor Steven Furtick http://wfae.org en Elevation Church Pastor Responds To His Critics http://wfae.org/post/elevation-church-pastor-responds-his-critics <p>Elevation Church Pastor Steven Furtick told his congregation Sunday that he was sorry for any uncomfortable conversations they may have been forced to have about his controversial new Waxhaw home.</p><p>But Furtick didn’t apologize for the 16,000-square-foot home, which drew national media attention last week because of its size and cost. Instead, he described it as a gift from God.</p><p>Furtick also emphasized Sunday that he is committed to making worshipers proud of their church. And he added that the media should not be viewed as the enemy.</p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 13:53:54 +0000 Elisabeth Arriero 38096 at http://wfae.org Elevation Church Pastor Responds To His Critics Reporter Discusses Stories On Wealth Of Elevation Church Pastor Steven Furtick http://wfae.org/post/reporter-discusses-stories-wealth-elevation-church-pastor-steven-furtick <p>Charlotte’s Elevation Church has had a dramatic rise from just a handful of families in 2005 to more than 12,000 members spread over eight locations today.</p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 13:59:38 +0000 Kevin Kniestedt 37880 at http://wfae.org Reporter Discusses Stories On Wealth Of Elevation Church Pastor Steven Furtick