Bethel Church Announces Resignation Of Senior Leadership Positions

Two important figures in a local mega-church have announced their resignations. Eric and Candace Johnson are one of four senior pastor couples that make up the leadership of Bethel Church. Eric is the son of senior leader Bill Johnson, and a 6th generation preacher. Bethel Church has a congregation in the 5 figures and annual revenue of $60 Million as of 2018. The church also runs the School of Supernatural Ministries with classes held weekdays at the Redding Civic Auditorium. The Bethel statement says Eric and Candace were not asked or pressured to resign, but that they have “An inner sense that this role is no longer the right fit for them.”