Christian Cultural Center

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Christian Cultural Center
Christian Cultural Center Brooklyn - west side.jpg
The west side of the Christian Cultural Center.
40°39′03″N 73°53′18″W / 40.650820°N 73.888337°W / 40.650820; -73.888337Coordinates: 40°39′03″N 73°53′18″W / 40.650820°N 73.888337°W / 40.650820; -73.888337
Location12020 Flatlands Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11207
CountryUnited States
DenominationNon-denominational Christianity
Membership40,000
WebsiteCCCinfo.org
History
Former name(s)Christian Life Center
Founded1978
Founder(s)Dr. A. R. Bernard
Clergy
Senior pastor(s)Dr. A.R. Bernard
Pastor(s)Pastor Karen Bernard

The Christian Cultural Center (CCC) is a non-denominational Christian megachurch located in the East New York section of Brooklyn, New York City, with a satellite campus in Smithtown on Long Island.

History[edit]

The Christian Cultural Center was founded in 1978 by Dr. A. R. Bernard.[1] In 2000, it opened its main building, with a 5,000-seat auditorium. [2] In 2016, the church claims over 40,000 members. [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Luis Ferré-Sadurní, To Fight Gentrification, a Brooklyn Pastor Plans to Build 2,100 Apartments, nytimes.com, USA, December 10, 2018
  2. ^ Peter K. Johnson, Community by Design, ministrytodaymag.com, USA, May 1, 2004
  3. ^ Penelope Green, The Power Pastor: How A.R. Bernard Built a New York Megachurch, nytimes.com, USA, October 16, 2016

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