megachurch_featuredFrom Tiffany Stanley for Washingtonian Magazine, an investigation into child sexual abuse within a 40-year-old, global evangelical ministry. A scandal ensued after former church members accused pastors of mishandling abuse reports involving congregation members, for decades.

[Reporting sponsored by The Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation.]

Photo of former Covenant Life Church member Pam Palmer and daughter Renee, by Kate Warren