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Give Back Friday

Think about what would happen if for every dollar we spent on a gift today, we gave an equal amount to a local soup kitchen.

Thanksgiving 2012

A chronicle of the Pilgrims' arrival at Plymouth, as recorded by Nathaniel Morton.

Nigeria: At Least 30 Dead in Suicide Bombing at Kaduna Church

Suicide bombers attacked a church inside a military barracks in Kaduna state in northern Nigeria, killing at least 30 people and injuring at least 45 others.

24 Mistakes of Misplaced Missional Energy

Who wants to major on the minors? Actually, I know. Most leaders do. It’s the same kind of person who analyzes any number of other people, places or things for mistakes.

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • November 26, 2012 |
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UNC Trustees Approve Gender-Neutral Housing

Male and female students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will be able to live together in on-campus dorms starting next fall.

  • Catherine Rogers |
  • November 25, 2012 |
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First Hindu Elected to U.S. Congress to Take Oath on Bhagavad Gita Instead of Bible

The first Hindu elected to the United States Congress is expected to take oath on the Bhagavad Gita instead of the Bible.

Thousands Protest Egypt Presidential Decree

A day after Egypt's Islamist president Mohammed Morsi decreed himself sweeping new powers, tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in Cairo and across the country.

Hobby Lobby Appeals Obamacare Mandate Ruling

Christian-owned Hobby Lobby is appealing in federal court over its case against the abortion-pill mandate in Obamacare.

Egypt's Morsi Grants Himself Far-Reaching Powers

Egypt's Islamist president Mohammed Morsi decreed extensive new powers for himself Thursday, freeing his decisions from judicial review and ordering retrials for former top officials, including former president Hosni Mubarak.

Thankful for the Fleas (2012)

The barracks where Corrie ten Boom and her sister Betsy were kept in the Nazi concentration camp Ravensbruck were terribly overcrowded and flea-infested. They had been able to miraculously smuggle a Bible into the camp, and in that Bible they had read that in all things they were to give thanks, and that God can use anything for good.

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • November 22, 2012 |
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Nigerian Army Chief Estimates Death Toll by Boko Haram at 3,000

The militant Islamist group Boko Haram, which is waging war against Christians in Nigeria, has been responsible for an estimated 3,000 deaths since 2009, according to an army chief -- the highest number of victims reported by an official source.

VIDEO: Now Thank We All Our God

This classic, soaring hymn was written in the mid-1600s by a German minister named Martin Rinkart.

Ceasefire Deal Between Israel and Hamas Announced

After a deadly eight-day conflict, Israel and Gaza militants agreed to a ceasefire effective Wednesday evening, Egypt's foreign minister announced at a press conference.

Pew Survey: Parents Concerned About Kids Online

Most parents of teenagers are concerned about what their teenage children do online and how their behavior could be monitored by others, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project.

Franklin Graham 'Shocked' to Find Mormonism Listed as 'Cult' on BGEA Site

A month after the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association removed an article describing Mormonism as a "cult" from its website, ministry head Franklin Graham clarified he was unaware of the article's existence.

Iran Speaker Confirms Military Aid to Hamas

Iran has supplied military aid to the Islamist group Hamas in Gaza, Iran's parliament speaker said Wednesday.

Church of England Rejects Women Bishops

In a surprise move that shocked both sides of a years-long debate, the Church of England on Tuesday rejected an expected move to allow women bishops.

Ten Things I'm Thankful For

It was the beloved English writer G.K. Chesterton who once observed that the critical thing is whether or not we take the turns of life for granted or with gratitude.

Syria: Dozens Injured, Killed in Third Attack in New Assyrian Quarter in Aleppo

A bomb exploded near a Syriac Orthodox church in Aleppo at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, injuring dozens and killing many more.

Hamas Kills Suspected Collaborators With Israel

Masked gunmen publicly shot dead six suspected collaborators with Israel in a large Gaza City intersection Tuesday. Hamas' military wing claimed responsibility, saying the six were killed because they gave Israel information about fighters and rocket launching sites.

Example: "Gen 1:1" "John 3" "Moses" "trust"
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