Rickey Smiley dedicates this Praise Break to those mourning the death of Bishop Eddie Long.


After a long battle with cancer, Bishop Eddie Long of Dekalb County's New Birth Missionary Baptist Church passed away at the age of 63 on Sunday.

After months of reports of ailing health, Bishop Eddie Long has passed away. The leader of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church unexpectedly became embroiled in controversy, after Kim Burrell commented about his health during a polarizing sermon, and many came to his defense. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The cause of Bishop Long’s death has […]


Embattled Bishop Eddie Long, the senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church – a megachurch in unincorporated DeKalb County, Georgia – touched off a social media storm recently when he posted a video showcasing his dramatic weight loss, according to The Huffington Post: The Georgia-based pastor unveiled his new physique via a video clip posted on his […]

In a heartfelt sermon Bishop Eddie Long revealed to his congregation at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church that he actually considered ending his own life after…

Special K reports Bishop Eddie Long is a launching a summer camp program called Boys To Men. Listen to this edition of News You Can’t Use in the audio player to hear more about the program that allegedly incorporates a lot of hands on activities!  Click here for more New You Can’t Use and listen to “The Rickey Smiley […]

Via: MyPraiseATL.com There was a shooting today (February 5) in the parking lot of Bishop Eddie Long‘s New Birth Missionary Baptist Church outside of Atlanta in Lithonia, GA. The shooting involved a deputy who is reportedly okay. A spokesperson for the church told WSB-TV that the shooting is unrelated to the church. Deputies reportedly chased a […]