Pastor dies immediately after sermon

The pastor collapsed after pouring his heart out in church.

Eddie Crain and his family

A pastor in California collapsed and died after pouring his hear out in a sermon on Sunday, 22nd of Novermber.

39-year-old Eddie Crain, father of five and pastor of Northpointe Community Church, died from a "cardiac event," according to reports.

"We are saddened to announce that Pastor Eddie Crain died this morning after a cardiac event at the conclusion of our 8 a.m. service. He literally had just poured his heart out in his passion to make a difference for kids. Please pray for his family and for all who will be so deeply impacted by this loss to us all," Northpointe's Senior Pastor Steve Williams wrote in a note on the church's Facebook Page.

A few members from Crain's congregation who witnessed his death, flocked the Facebook Page to express their condolences.

"Bernard and I were so blessed to have been at the 8 a.m. service to see Pastor Eddie speak for the last time. It was a passionate and beautiful message, and I know there will be many lives changed because of it. It won't be the same without him at the office or church. Our hearts are broken for Kari and the boys. Continuous prayers are being lifted for all who love him!" One of them expressed.

"Just in shock, we were just there this morning at the 8 o'clock service and heard Pastor Eddie give an amazing sermon. He poured out his heart and passion. We are praying for his family and Northpointe church," another added.


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