In quaint Old Town Spring, a new church is truly the first of its kind. The church that will soon be opening doors isn’t any old church — it’s the Greater Church of Lucifer.” In about 3 1/2 weeks the Houston area will see the doors open on the first known home of the GCOL right down the street from Christian churches, antique stores and flower shops. But church leaders said it’s not that Lucifer.

“A Luciferian would find it insulting to bow before any perceived deity,” co-founder and Luciferianism expert Michael Ford said. “We don’t believe as a basis in the existence of a deity that wants us to worship it.” Luciferianism has been around in some form for centuries, but this is the first time members have erected a building to conduct services. One of the co-founders, who goes by the pen name Jacob No, said for people who visit, they’ll get a different kind of church experience. CONTINUE