By Stoyan Zaimov
Joel Osteen, pastor of Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, held a grand service for the first time in Hawaii, at the “Night of Hope” worship event on Friday, Feb. 3. During his visit to the state, Osteen was asked by local media to address accusations that he preaches a “watered-down” Gospel.
The Texas megachurch pastor had been spotted earlier in the week at the Pacific state wearing only his swim trunks, a hat and sunglasses, gathering a lot of media attention for his in-shape physique. An image of Osteen’s abs was released by TMZ.com that made headlines and put the spotlight on the 48-year-old pastor’s advocacy for healthy living and dieting