During a jog on our annual study break, I was praying to God for self-evaluation; how I could improve, do better, go to another level in my life and ministry. As I continued down the trail, four questions formed in my mind that penetrated to the heart of not just improvement, but the kind of ruthless self-assessment that leads to substantive life change.
- September 10, 2012 |
Led by President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic National Convention saw 25 speakers reference the party's support for legal abortion, an average of eight speakers per night in what several media outlets called the most "abortion-centric" Democratic convention since at least 1992.
- September 10, 2012 |
A Kansas prosecutor last week dropped all remaining criminal charges against a Kansas City-area Planned Parenthood facility accused of performing illegal late-term abortions.
- September 09, 2012 |
Human rights defenders and church members have expressed shock and outrage at the sudden destruction of a Pentecostal church in Moscow's eastern suburbs, which was apparently court-ordered.
- September 08, 2012 |
A Boston group supporting special rights for homosexuals appealed another case to the U.S. Supreme Court on Aug. 22 -- the sixth so far to challenge the constitutionality of the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
A recent study commissioned by the Chronicle of Philanthropy revealed something that won’t surprise many people of faith: the more “religious” a state or region of the country, the more likely its people are to give generously to charity.
While the majority of churchgoers desire to honor Christ with their lives and even profess to think on biblical truths, a recent study found few actually engage in personal reading and study of the Bible.
Christians in Iraq have not only been injured in recent incidents between Muslim factions, but have been specifically victimized for their faith.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
Peer pressure continues to prompt high school students to light up, new research suggests, because popular teens tend to smoke and they induce others to take up the habit in an effort to fit in and be liked.
Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan said Wednesday he supported states having the right to allow prayer in schools.
Mark Regnerus’ life was turned upside down this past June when he published a study in the journal Social Science Research with findings that contradicted popular homosexual activist talking points.
Infographic looks at the 19.7 million U.S. college students in 2012.
According to the Gallup tracking poll of the presidential race, President Barack Obama enjoys a massive lead over Mitt Romney among registered voters who say they have no religion.
The number of Muslim delegates attending the Democratic National Convention has quadrupled since 2004.
Let’s talk instead about what any single individual person, in any particular church, can do to help their church reach its full redemptive potential. In other words, let’s go after the lowest-hanging solution-oriented fruit.
In China's Shaanxi province, police raided and broke up a summer camp organized by a house church, confiscating church property and taking the organizer to a police station for questioning.
Democratic officials reinserted language into their official platform Wednesday evening that invokes God and affirms Jerusalem as the capital of Israel -- though some delegates who objected to the changes were infuriated.
A new study shows there is little evidence that chemotherapy treatments on a pregnant woman will negatively impact her unborn child's health.
According to a new study, health problems linked to obesity can impair teen brains, lowering test scores and hindering efforts to learn.