Ed Young

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2014

    In Grapevine, a Record-Setting Chalk Portrait of Jesus' Face

    Two thousand years ago, give or take, the Romans nailed Jesus to a cross and left him to die. Since then, he has become the centerpiece of one of the world's dominant religions, revered by billions, inspiring wars and reconciliations and serving as a muse for innumerable works, both quotidian and pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2013

    Inside the Massive Musical Operation of Fellowship Church

    Dallas is home to one of the richest religious music scenes in the country. Over the summer, we'll be attending services, both big and small, of many denominations, as well talking to musicians, directors and pastors. Inside and outside, Downtown Dallas' Fellowship Church campus is very modern. It ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    Finally, Grapevine Pastor Ed Young Tells Us What Jesus Would Say to Jerry Jones

    Ed Young, the jet-setting, lion-taming, couch-surfing sexpert -- not to mention pastor of Grapevine's Fellowship Church -- ranks as one of Unfair Park's favorite human beings. So we were all ears yesterday when he delivered a sermon answering the question we've all been asking: What would Jesus say ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2012

    For Some Reason Grapevine Pastor and Sexpert Ed Young Won't Let Me Surf His Couch

    Having a wife, an almost-3-year-old and another on the way (child, not wife), I've shackled myself to a life of uneventful domesticity, at least for the next 18 years. It's a comfortable setup, but one that can induce restlessness, so when fate put me in Dallas a full week before starting at Unfair ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2012

    Give Piece a Chance? Fellowship Church's "Sex Preacher" to Take "Bed-In" to Web Friday.

    ​Feels like three years since last we hopped into bed with Fellowship Church's senior pastor and resident sexpert Ed Young, who's been selling his religious sexperience since giving thanks for network morning talk shows in November 2008. But now, via the miracle of the Associated Baptist Press, we ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2009

    Says Colbert, Ed Young's "The Sex Preacher"

    Intended to post this early, but got otherwise distracted -- was too busy answering the age-old question, WWJD? Alas, the delightful Adam McGill has reminded me of something I thought I only hallucinated last night during a midnight-thirty Comedy Central tune-in: Pastor Ed Young, Fellowship Church's ... More >>

  • News

    January 1, 2009

    Buzz Reviews the News of 2008: Yes. It Was All Bad.

    Sex clubs in the 'burbs, teacher layoffs in the district, black holes in the commissioners court—Buzz makes perfect sense of 2008

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2008

    The Man with the Golden ... Um ... Um.

    Fine, so Ed Young's get-to-screwing sermon may be nothing more than a genius PR stunt. But the accompanying artwork on Fellowship Church's Web site is pretty fab. "Like Saul Bass and Paula Scher had a baby," says our art director, the great Alexander Flores. "Doesn't exactly say 'Seven Days of Sex,' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    "Sexpert" Ed Young's "Sexperiment" Goes Nationwide. How Sexellent!

    No doubt you already know all about Fellowship Church Senior Pastor Ed Young's sex challenge, which kicks off Sunday. It was first noted in a Religion Blog brief on Monday, but was everywhere come Wednesday. Well, this morning it made its way onto CBS's Early Show, where Young had a sit-down with Ju ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2007

    God's Favorites

    This Arlington attorney is one of the most powerful Christians in the country. Who, just who is Frank Sommerville? Keep readin'. Five folks with local ties -- well, six, if you count Your President -- have made The Church Report's list of the "The 50 Most Influential Christians in America." (Alas, n ... More >>