A Cairo criminal court accepted the appeal and release of 27 Coptic Christians arrested in connection with the massacre of Christian protesters in October.
- December 23, 2011 |
Giving gifts, charity, parties, feasts -- these are not against real Christmas, they are the outgrowth of gospel joy.
Yes, a podcast can't be your pastor, but your pastor shouldn't be your podcast, either.
If you're struggling with unexpected stops on the journey of faith at Christmas, God has a special message of hope for us.
Teens who express their own views in discussions with mom — even if they disagree — are more likely to resist peer pressure to use drugs or alcohol, according to a new study.
As Christmas approaches, religious freedom advocates remain concerned about the plight of three pastors imprisoned in Iran.
Isaac Watts published the words for this hymn in 1719.
A filmmaker who spent the last three years in Iraq says Christians and other religious minorities there live in constant fear.
In this third entry in the series on Church Members Extraordinary, we learn that most people read the "ugly" countenance of others wrongly.
It’s one of those ages you never think you’ll hit, and when you were young, always sounded so old.
Any organization that has great staff wants to hold on to them. We are no different. However, at some point, many of our staff sense God calling them to a new place. What then, are we to do?
Suspected Muslim gunmen shot her, her husband and his cousin after staking out their house with the help of a local schoolteacher.
Let’s be honest…giving the King of Kings and Lord of Lords a unique gift is really tough. I had hoped that examining what the Magi brought to the Christ child might jump start our gift giving ideas.
Thousands of residents of Athens, Texas, gathered at the courthouse to protest an effort to remove a Nativity scene from the town square.
The U.N. adopted a resolution against religious intolerance, which religious freedom activists say could backfire in Islamic-majority countries.
His only role, it seems, is an usher—to get Mary to the stable in Bethlehem. But there’s much more to Joseph
The whole publishing industry is changing and the little family-owned Christian bookstore seems to be increasingly obsolete. And at least as it pertains to me, I don’t think I will lose anything when the last local Christian bookstore has closed its doors.
It is considered both a Christmas and Epiphany carol.
Nearly 1,000 people are dead and tens of thousands have been affected after flash flooding in the Philippines during the weekend.