Perry Noble is Back!

Perry Noble is back and ready to help you.He is busy tweeting, recording podcasts, and launching his consulting service - The Growth Co. at www.iwantmychurchtogrow.com. He also has a business consulting wing at www.iwantmybusinesstogrow.com. Looks like he is going all John Maxwell on us.Last we saw Noble (September of 2016), he had "gone dark" on social media and was submitting to his psychologist/pastor/mentor while dealing with personal issues. Just prior to his brief absence from the … [Read more...]

Perry Noble Out at NewSpring Church over Excessive Use of Alcohol (VIDEO) (UPDATED)

UPDATE: A little while ago, NewSpring put up Noble's and the church statement read in church this morning............................In a dramatic announcement this morning during the worship service, a representative from NewSpring told his congregation Perry Noble had disqualified himself from ministry due to excessive use of alcohol. The elders decided he should step down.In a statement from Noble, he denied any sexual or domestic difficulties and indicated that he was receiving … [Read more...]

NewSpring Church Won’t Deny Departure of Perry Noble (UPDATED – Noble Dismissed July 1)

Yesterday, Watchkeep Blog speculated that Anderson, SC megachurch NewSpring Church had fired pastor Perry Noble. Today, I emailed NewSpring Communications Director Suzanne Swift and ask if she could confirm or deny this report. She replied via email and said: I would love to invite you to join us at church this Sunday to learn more from Perry and NewSpring Church. We will have services on Sunday at 9:15am, 11:15am, 4pm or 6pm at our Anderson Campus, located at 2940 Concord Road. When I told … [Read more...]

Former Mars Hill Elder Tells Perry Noble, “You Are in the Dark” about Mark Driscoll

On Tuesday (one day after I posted the news that Mark Driscoll had publicly announced formation of The Trinity Church in Phoenix), Perry Noble, pastor of NewSpring Church, spoke about Mark Driscoll's return to ministry. (I am embedding it because the Facebook feature isn't working currently. The link to watch it on Noble's page is here)On Noble's Facebook page, former Mars Hill Church elder Dave Kraft left the following message: Perry, I appreciate your heart in all of this, but do … [Read more...]

Mark Driscoll to Talk about Leadership at Perry Noble’s Church

You can't make this stuff up.Next year Mark Driscoll will speak at a one day you-can't-live-without-it leadership conference for Perry Noble. Check out the conference description. Pastor Mark will be speaking at the Lead Conference hosted by Perry Noble. This one-day conference will be held at NewSpring Church in Anderson, South Carolina on March 3rd, 2016. This event is uniquely designed for leaders who want their teams and their organizations to succeed beyond their expectations. And the … [Read more...]

Southern Baptists Say Enough to Perry Noble and NewSpring Church

I don't know the issues but I post this because it will probably be of interest to readers who follow megachurch news.Baptists' Message to NewSpring: You're not one of usNoble has admitted to using Resultsource (at least he admitted it) but he did not take profits from the book (different than Mars Hill and according to former Turning Point CFO George C. Hale, David Jeremiah).Perhaps a NewSpringInsida will show up to enlighten us. Or maybe a NewSpring mattc will provide the church … [Read more...]

Perry Noble’s New Spring Church Used ResultSource to Market Unleash

New Spring Church, pastored by Perry Noble, also used ResultSource to market Noble's book Unleash. The church released a statement to Christianity Today explaining their reasoning. Read the whole statement here, below is a segment. Perry Noble used ResultSource to help market and promote one book that he authored—Unleash. The contract for that book was actually a contract between NewSpring Church and the publisher, not between Perry and the publisher—meaning the church would receive all the proc … [Read more...]