In a country where less than half a percent of the population are Christians, devotion to Christianity remains dangerous — and in cases of male converts from Islam, punishable by death.
One of the biggest questions I get from pastors is what we did in the early years that now, looking back with hindsight, we feel made the most difference. It’s a good question.
One of the first things Eric Foley, the co-founder of Seoul USA, learned about the North Korean underground church is that it is not a group to be pitied.
November is National Adoption Month, so I want to do something special in this space to observe the occasion. Throughout the month, I’ll be highlighting adoption stories – the experiences of real-life families who have taken that leap of faith of welcoming someone new as their own.
Here is my life story, sort of, as told to Pastor H. B. Charles Jr. during an interview last month in Jacksonville, Florida.
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A Christian woman perished from pneumonia in an Eritrean prison after facing harsh conditions and denial of medical treatment -- all because she would not renounce her faith.
There's something better than perfection: authenticity. I need it, my daughter needs it, my husband needs it, my community needs it.
Smartphone saturation among teens and young adults in the US is nearly complete.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
An ingredient to a flourishing marriage that is so simple, it's easily overlooked...
A federal appeals court has reinstated most of Texas' new abortion standards.
Are Christians missing 12 important cultural trends that could make us more effective?
An Iranian Christian was flogged on Wednesday after a court in Rasht, Iran, sentenced him and three other Christians to 80 lashes for drinking wine as part of a Holy Communion service.
Parents who say yoga is inherently religious have appealed a judge's ruling that allowed yoga in a public school system near San Diego, saying it violates the constitutional separation of church and state.
In a case that could determine restrictions on expressions of faith in the public square, the Supreme Court on Wednesday will consider religious prayers that convene government meetings.
God is sometimes more glorified when He walks us through something rather than when He delivers us from something.
Students won't be allowed to sing religious holiday songs at winter concerts in a south-central New Jersey school district.
Police in Astana, Kazakhstan, have been aggressively intimidating and harassing members of the beleaguered Grace Protestant Church.
It’s easy to start a fight between Christians; just talk about Halloween.