A Cuban pastor who was imprisoned on false charges has been granted asylum by the United States, but refused permission to leave Cuba.
Throughout the first decade of the new millennium, multiple studies—revealing a crisis among youth in the church—seemed to appear almost every year and now in 2011, the research still shows no improvement. It is astonishing to note that despite the continued evidence demonstrating the American church’s failure to adequately and holistically disciple the faithful into maturity; the leadership in so many of our churches continue to do the same thing
Authorities this week sentenced Shi Enhao, deputy leader of the Chinese House Church Alliance, two years of “re-education through labor” – a sentence that requires no trial or conviction, according to the China Aid Association.
Judge Loretta Giorgi has determined that as "a widely practiced medical procedure," circumcision cannot be banned by the city, since California law forbids municipalities from regulating medical procedures allowed by the state.
Teenage girls who develop post-traumatic stress disorder after being sexually assaulted aren't at increased risk for binge drinking, new research shows.
A new study from American Express reports that while parents say they will not scrimp on what kids need to start the school year, it won't be painless.
Family and close friends gathered with “Uncle John” as they listened to Handel's Messiah.
Conversion: The Life-Changing Power of the Word
So how should Christians engage homosexuality, and the various issues it presents to our culture, going forward?
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The most divisive and contentious issue of our day is no longer abortion; it is gay marriage.
Of all the things the disciples learned from Jesus, none was more mission-critical than what they learned about prayer...
Open Doors USA is offering a prayer calendar to use with Christians in Muslim countries during the month-long Islamic fast called Ramadan that begins Aug. 1.
John MacArthur is in the midst of penning a series of articles that will address (and encourage and scold) the Young, Restless, Reformed movement—this thing they call the New Calvinism. I have one great concern about this...
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
Religion News Service reports that Belgian Christians expressed mixed reactions to the country's new "burqa ban," as Belgium joined France in criminalizing the Islamic veil.
On the Benefits of Continual Conversation With God
Researchers have found that males and teens are most likely to require a trip to the emergency department for a heat illness related to sports or another recreational activity.
Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain apologized to Muslim leaders Wednesday for comments he made about banning mosques and Islamic places of worship.
Scripture is of no use to us if we read it merely as a handbook for daily living without recognizing that its principle purpose is to reveal Jesus Christ and his gospel for the salvation of sinners.