Another Former Employee of The Chapel Speaks of the Toxic Culture of The Chapel Under Former Senior Pastor Tim Armstrong

Editors Note: The story below is reproduced precisely as I received it with the one exception that I deleted the individuals name from the end of the story. This person was happy to have his name published, but I thought I would let him share it with you all in the comment section if he so chooses. What follows is … Continue reading

A Light-Hearted Member’s Meeting That Answers Your Questions!

On Monday, The Chapel re-opened their Slido app for members to ask questions they would like to have answered at their upcoming member’s meeting. The only problem is – if past performance is any predictor of future actions – most of the questions submitted will not be answered. In fact, in my opinion, the questions The Chapel leadership will answer … Continue reading

Why is Chapel Leadership Not Being Transparent With Members?

So many people I’ve talked to in some of these churches have said “I saw the pastor do that and I should have said something.” …Church cultures don’t form overnight and they don’t reform overnight. -Scott McKnight, Toxic Church Cultures | GRACE Live Conversation | Scot McKnight & Boz Tchividjian On October 1, 2021 The Chapel leadership published two documents, … Continue reading

The Chapel, Akron – Just One More Question!

“Church leaders should not try to silence those who have been hurt, especially if they have been hurt by leaders in the church. Silencing victims will always result in more pain being expressed. Also, those victims will seek solace from friends. These friends may become angry or concerned for their friends and speak to others. This is normal life. The … Continue reading