Storyglass, a UK-based studio, has produced an 8-part podcast series about Hillsong, the well-known megachurch that originated in Australia. The first episode of False Profits: Hillsong drops on February 2nd, which is better known as Groundhog Day.
In the first episode Noemi Uribe, a former member of Hillsong, describes the charismatic appeal of Hillsong. In the series, Uribe’s personal stories along with expert commentary from journalist Elle Harding will explain the rapid growth of Hillsong and character flaws of church leaders resulting in scandals.
Episode three will feature a conversation with Trinity Foundation investigator Barry Bowen on the topics of church governance, whistleblower accusations and financial reporting of overseas spending.