Founder of megachurch quits following misconduct allegations

SOUTH BARRINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago-area founder of one of the nation’s largest evangelical churches is stepping down following allegations he behaved inappropriately with female congregants.

Rev. Bill Hybels announced his retirement at a meeting Tuesday with members of the Willow Creek Community Church.

The 66-year-old Hybels told congregants that the allegations against him are “hindering our elders and church staff,” and insisted he had been accused of things he “simply...

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