Girls as young as 7-9 are being forced to have sex as much as 50 times a day (every 15 minutes for 12 hours). This trade brings in over $32,000,000,000 a year (2nd in the world, only to drugs)
The bill would allow ministries to teach a religion class to public school students off campus if parents and schools gave permission.
I carry the reminders and the fruits of that experience with me today, for the times when those pesky questions persist: Can I really trust Him to deliver me this time? How is this going to work? In those inevitable moments, I look back on this milestone and remember to trust that God is at work, prepping the landscape of my future and waiting for me to step forward in faith and sow. I remember the unwavering loyalty He has shown me, firsthand.
Sometimes our hearts need a little encouragement. Just to make sure we're normal.
Sometimes I forget life is the sum of each moment added together day by day, minute by minute.. As I race past those moments, I'm wasting them.
Canada's highest court has ruled that children in Quebec schools cannot opt out of a course on ethics and world religions.
God often sends us to Egypt to protect us and to prepare us for what is to come.
According to a Christian leader who had to flee the country for his life, the miseries of Christians in Pakistan are enormous and visible in every realm of society.
Christ never turns away from any heart that is open to him.
Just hours after a Virginia Senate committee narrowly approved a bill that would give unborn children the legal rights of citizens, the bill was defeated in the full Senate.
Police discovered the body of a 79-year-old Christian woman killed in northeast Nigeria, with a note left on her chest reading, "We will get you soon."
A dozen armed Muslims stormed a church in Faisalabad, seriously wounding two Christians. The church has been charged with "proselytizing."
An Americans United for the Separation of Church and State official told Vanderbilt Christian groups to "stop whining" about the school's nondiscrimination policy.
Brother Lawrence, a lay minister at a Carmelite Paris monastery in the mid 1600s, frequently extolled the power and benefits of prayer.
The White House and the U.S. State Department have released statements calling for the release of imprisoned Iranian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani.
What the shepherds did, we all can do.
The sudden rise to fame of Taiwanese Christian NBA player Jeremy Lin has received the attention of many Chinese Christians.
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This isn't a story I wanted to tell. It took me a while to even write it down because then it would make it real. I don't want it to be real. But I know there is someone out there that needs to hear it. And since I am a big believer in people telling their stories for the encouragement of others, I will tell mine.
“People say I’m ugly, so tell me, am I?” is a daring question to ask online, but dozens of teenagers, mostly girls, are unhesitatingly putting out the question on YouTube.