Edith Schaeffer, the wife of the late Christian apologis Francis Schaeffer, died a little over a week ago. She was 98.
The Rev. John Dakwat and his wife were at work in a back corner of their church building when they heard gunshots. Dakwat, who identified the assailants as Muslim, ethnic Fulani herdsmen, managed to hide behind the church building with his wife. From there they were able to escape, he believes, because God kept the gunmen from seeing them.
Jesus is ready to touch our lives, no matter how insignificant we feel.
Coptic Christians attending a funeral service in Cairo for four Copts killed two days earlier in an anti-Christian rampage were in turn attacked themselves by at least 200 Muslim rioters.
We have the daily, even minute by minute decision to make: to choose what is BETTER.
Were English settlers descendants of the lost tribe of Ephraim? A 2012 book endorsed by David Barton says yes.
There is a growing phenomenon in many churches – particularly large, fast-growing evangelical churches - that can only be called “heresy creep.”
The 27-year-old son of Saddleback Church pastor Rick Warren has taken his own life after a lifelong struggle with mental illness.
- April 07, 2013 |
In a small, former mining town turned artist colony, the city council approved on Apr. 2 an ordinance recognizing civil unions for same-sex couples. The measure — adopted with a vote of 5-2 following an emotional three-hour hearing — makes Bisbee the first Arizona city to validate civil unions.
- April 06, 2013 |
Americans are increasingly living together before marriage, and more women who cohabit are having children than in years past, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
Here’s the secret: moms and dads aren’t perfect.
Kidnappers are targeting Christians in Egypt's southern Minya province, and church leaders say the rise of the Muslim Brotherhood is partly to blame.
A federal judge has ruled that the government must make the most common morning-after pill available over the counter for all ages, instead of requiring a prescription for girls 16 and younger.
He has been Pope Francis for less than a month, but the former archbishop of Buenos Aires is a hit with American Catholics -- at least for now.
"I don’t know any other way to say this: it seems like a lot of the people who care about orthdoxy are jerks.” ~ Josh Harris
Edith Schaeffer, co-founder of L'Abri Fellowship, author of 17 books and widow of pastor/author Francis Schaeffer, died Mar. 30 at age 98.
A Pakistan court this week threw out the 2007 conviction of a Christian man sentenced to death for offending Islam.
There is nothing that is harder for us to wrap our minds around than the unconditional, non-contingent grace of God. In fact, it “defies our reason and logic,” upending our sense of fairness and offending our deepest intuitions, especially when it comes to those who have done us harm.
- April 04, 2013 |