Twenty-seven-year-old George Nathaniel Stang of Bloomington is facing a misdemeanor charge of institutional criminal mischief.
Investigators believe three church break-ins in Brown County are connected to three in Bartholomew County.
Bartholomew County Sheriff Matthew Myers says he believes the acts of vandalism are connected and is urging other churches to take precautions.
Police say the church organist admitted to spray painting the messages "Heil Trump," an anti-gay slur and a swastika on the church building in November.
The $20 gold piece is one of only 10 known surviving 1866 Liberty Head double eagles stamped with "In God we trust."
The head of the Jesus sculpture, which has stood outside Cottage Avenue Pentecostal Fellowship for four years, has been removed twice this month.
Many people who took part in the cleanup were neither members of the church nor residents from the area.
Victims say one man stayed at the church door and pointed a gun at those in the church, while the other two men took congregants' money and personal items.
Bill Levin capitalized on RFRA when he opened the First Church of Cannabis. Now, he's suing the state for the right to smoke cannabis as a sacrament.
At near capacity, a crowd gathered at Epworth United Methodist Church in Indianapolis to visit with families that have resettled in Indianapolis from Syria.