You'll remember earlier this month my story about how Kenton Beshore of Mariners Church in Irvine has become an Aztlanista, much to the concern of his super-wealthy flock. With the amnesty talks in Congress currently backed up due to the Boston bombings, it'll be interesting if Beshore and his other ... More >>
Few Christian congregations are more notorious in Orange County for forgetting Matthew 19:24 (you know, the whole camel thing where Jesus essentially says the rich are going to Hell) than Mariners Church in Irvine. That's the church where Reverend Kenton Beshore essentially makes excuses for Jesus' ... More >>
The Year on Navel Gazing and Beyond!
In doing my cover story last week about the schism between Mariners Church pastor Kenton Beshore and his former right-hand man, Bob Gunn, over Gunn's homosexuality, I visited the Irvine congregation's bookstore. Books and books and books about Christianity, along with CDs, Bibles, and a cafe that wa ... More >>
In my cover story this week regarding Mariners Church in Irvine, I make reference to a sermon that Pastor Kenton Beshore (pictured) made before his congregation in 2001 to announce the firing of the church's worship pastor, Bob Gunn, for his homosexuality. The words said that day led to a lawsuit th ... More >>