What religion is Hillsong Church?
Hillsong Church, commonly known as Hillsong, is a charismatic Christian megachurch based in Australia. The church, originally called Hills Christian Life Centre, was established in 1983 in Baulkham Hills, New South Wales, by Brian Houston and his wife Bobbie.
How many locations does Hillsong Church have?
Founded as a single church in the suburbs of Sydney over 30 years ago, Hillsong now has 80 branches in 21 countries. Over 112,000 people attend its services every week globally.
Why did Matthews leave Bethel?
In 2014, Matthews left Bethel Church after six years, citing creative exploration and a desire to move in a new direction. Matthews remained on the Bethel Music label post-departure contributing to the Bethel Music compilation album Have it All (Live).
What does the word Bethel mean?
(Entry 1 of 2) 1 : a hallowed spot. 2a : a chapel for Nonconformists. b : a place of worship for seamen.