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What's Hot? 7/6/12

A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.

North Carolina Legislature De-Funds Planned Parenthood

North Carolina will no longer fund Planned Parenthood, America's largest abortion provider.

India: Evangelist Attacked, Seriously Wounded by Hindu Extremists

Armed Hindu extremists attacked an evangelist who goes by the single name of Baidhar on June 15 in Orissa, India, seriously wounding him.

Reflection: The Cost of Independence

When it comes to America's sovereignty, freedom has never been free.

Iran: Pastor Nadarkhani May Face New Charges in September

Christian Solidarity Worldwide has received reports that imprisoned Iranian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani may face fresh charges in September, pertaining to crimes against national security and possibly blasphemy.

Dachau and Doubt

How ironic that space drenched with such a sense of the sacred is the seed of so much spiritual doubt. While many found faith of its deepest and most vibrant nature on the grounds of Dachau, others lost it forevermore.

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • July 05, 2012 |
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Committee Advances Proposal to Change Marriage Definition in PCUSA

The Civil Union and Marriage Issues Committee at the 220th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) has agreed upon two items to be considered by the assembly, one of which would amend the church's definition of marriage.

Focus on the Family Joins Community Groups to Host Wildfires Benefit

Focus on the Family joined with other community organizations in Colorado Springs to put on a benefit concert to help the thousands of people affected by the wildfires.

Television Icon Andy Griffith Dies at 86

Andy Griffith, the television icon Americans adored for his role as the town sheriff in the 1960s sitcom "The Andy Griffith Show" and later as a stern defense attorney in the drama "Matlock," died July 3, 2012. He was 86.

Tebow, Kardashian and Our Worship of Idols

All it takes is a 30-second perusal of the supermarket tabloids to confirm what you already know: There is an excessive, if not obsessive, draw to celebrity in the culture.

South Carolina Judge Sentences Drunk Driver to Bible Study

A judge in South Carolina decided to sentence a drunk driver to more than just eight years in prison, adding that the convicted person must also do a Bible study.

More Than One in Four Teens Have 'Sexted'

More than one-quarter of Texas teens have sent naked photos of themselves through text or email, according to the latest study on "sexting."

GSN Announces 'The American Bible Challenge'

The Game Show Network (GSN) announced the premiere date for the original series The American Bible Challenge, an original one-hour game show hosted by comedian Jeff Foxworthy.

Wycliffe Associates Support Bible Translation in Nigeria Amid Sectarian Violence

Wycliffe Associates, an international organization that involves people in the acceleration of Bible translation efforts, is working in Nigeria to provide new technologies that will enable safer communication for translation workers.

Nine Ways To Growing Old More Happily

The wise person, as he grows older, must turn to the perfecting of his creative and appreciative abilities, which mellow and improve with age. He must take inventory of his personality, realizing that whatever it is now, so it will tend to be in later years, multiplied many times.

Thomas Jefferson: American Enigma

Thomas Jefferson was a slave owner who declared all men equal. How can Christians respond to this contradiction?

  • Dr. Warren Throckmorton |
  • July 03, 2012 |
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Multitaskers Feel Good But Results Lag Behind Single-Taskers

Recent research shows multitaskers feel emotionally satisfied, but their results lag behind single-taskers.

Bethlehem's Nativity Church Gets 'World Heritage' Status

The ancient Church of the Nativity in the Palestinian town of Bethlehem has been placed on the list of World Heritage sites by the United Nations' cultural arm.

Eighteen Confirmed Dead in Twin Church Attacks in Kenya

At least 18 people have died and 66 have been wounded in Kenya’s northeastern town of Garissa on Sunday when assailants burst into the Africa Inland Church (AIC) and Catholic church, shooting at worshippers with firearms and detonating grenades.

Are You Ready for the Greatest Surprise of Your Life?

Possibly one of the most devastating things that can happen to us as Christians is that we cease to expect anything to happen. This may be one of our greatest troubles today.

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