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Government Attacking Religious Freedom in 'Nearly Half the World's Countries'

Attacks on Christians are rising in Arab Spring countries, anti-Semitism is growing around the globe, and people worldwide are paying with their lives for their religious beliefs, according to the 2011 International Religious Freedom Report, released this week at the State Department.

What's Hot? 8/3/12

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

Netanyahu: Time Running Out to Stop Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told U.S. defense secretary Leon Panetta on Wednesday that time was running out for the international community to halt Iran's nuclear program by peaceful means.

Official Beats Christian Pastor in Buddhist Bhutan

A government official on Tuesday beat and threatened to kill a Christian pastor in the tiny Buddhist kingdom of Bhutan, located between India and China.

What You Might Not Know About Olympian Missy Franklin

Missy Franklin has good timing -- no pun intended.

Chick-fil-A Supporters Line Up for Appreciation Day

People across the country flocked to Chick-fil-A Wednesday in support of remarks by the restaurant's CEO backing traditional marriage.

Always On, Never With

There are several fallouts from a culture that is “always on.” For one thing, it's made us impatient.

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • August 02, 2012 |
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India: Christians Tormented with Music, Then Attacked

For months, a group of Hindu extremists in southern India had been blasting high-volume movie music at the prayer meetings of a local Christian ministry -- but in early July, the harassment crossed the line to assault.

Pakistan: Eight Christian Nurses 'Poisoned'

Eight Christian trainee nurses were admitted to Pakistan’s Civil Hospital after they allegedly drank poisoned tea.

The 'Not-So-Empty Nest': Adult Kids Find There's No Place Like Home

According to a new detailed analysis, the number of young adults ages 20 to 34 who live with their parents has jumped from 17 percent in 1980 to 24 percent in 2007-09.

Olympics Art Show Features Faith-Inspired Painting

Leighton Autrey's faith-inspired painting is on display at the Olympics Art Show in London.

August 1 - Robert Carter Appreciation Day

On August 1, 1791 Virginia slave owner Robert Carter started the process of freeing 452 of his slaves. Why aren't we celebrating that?

  • Dr. Warren Throckmorton |
  • August 01, 2012 |
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Will China Stop Forcing Abortions?

An article in last Wednesday’s USA Today chronicled in horrifying terms the forced abortion of 31-year-old Pan Chunyan’s baby. The only reason we know about the tragic ordeal, similar instances of which happen frequently in China, is because of the Internet and the explosion of social media users in that Communist-controlled country.

South Korean Christians Release Gospel Balloons into North Korea

On July 4, four North Korean defectors now living in South Korea joined a Voice of the Martyrs worker to release 10 balloons into North Korea carrying 45,000 gospel flyers plus their personal written testimonies.

Kids Most Likely to Try Drugs, Alcohol During Summer Months

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, for teens, the first-time use of most substances peaks during the summer months of June and July.

Thousands Flee Syria's Largest City

More than 200,000 people have evacuated Syria's largest city, Aleppo, as fighting between rebel forces and president Bashar Assad's regime continues to intensify.

Two Iranian Christians Released From Prison

After months in prison and solitary confinement, two Iranian Christians have recently been released.

A Son's Reaction: 'That is Really Weird!'

I promised to share an update with you regarding "the talk" I had with my son Trent over the weekend. Thanks to all of you who offered counsel and prayed for us. It was greatly appreciated!

Christian Leaders Urge Boycott of Thomas Nelson Publishers Over David Barton’s Book, The Jefferson Lies

A coalition of pastors and Christian leaders from southwest Ohio are calling for accountability from the publisher of The Jefferson Lies

  • Dr. Warren Throckmorton |
  • July 31, 2012 |
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'Chick-fil-A Day' Sign-Ups Surge Past 500,000

A growing number of Chick-fil-A supporters are pledging to take part in Wednesday's Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day, while political leaders in Boston and Chicago are backing off statements they made opposing the opening of new Chick-fil-A restaurants in their cities.

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