Since 1991, The U.S. Centers for Disease Control has surveyed teens every two years in order to identify trends in risky adolescent behaviors. The results of the 2011 Youth Risk Behavior Survey have recently been released.
A 53-year-old Lao pastor remains behind bars today after Lao police arrested him June 6 for encouraging others to convert to Christianity.
According to research that was recently published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, scientists will soon be able to screen pre-born babies for as many as 3,500 different genetic disorders.
Authorities in Iran ordered the closure of a church in Tehran amid a government campaign to crack down on the few recognized churches offering Farsi-speaking services.
A Coney Island principal's refusal to let students sing "God Bless the USA" at their graduation has sparked controversy at a school filled with proud immigrants.
John Strege is a friend and a talented author and writer for Golf Digest. He recently penned a moving story about a son’s last round of golf with his dying father at Pebble Beach.
A rather obscure but important study conducted by the Swiss government in 1994 revealed some astonishing facts with regard to the generational transmission of faith and religious values.
Megachurch pastor Creflo Dollar denied from his pulpit punching and choking his 15-year-old daughter, telling his congregation the allegations made in a police report were nothing but "exaggeration and sensationalism."
An Islamic extremist ran a car full of explosives at a Pentecostal church in Jos Sunday morning, killing at least two Christians and injuring more than 40 others.
The largest question the movie raises is, to its credit, snappily answered. If we find life on another planet, even life that matches our own, does that do away with God?
The California Assembly has approved a measure that would allow registered nurses, nurse midwives and nurse practitioners to give women birth control pills.
A church in Kazakhstan closed voluntarily to avoid further punishment after the pastor's wife was fined for holding worship meetings in her home -- the church's legal address.
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The Army confirmed in early June that it conducted the military's first-ever homosexual "wedding" at Fort Polk in Louisiana.
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The online coupon company Groupon has decided to discontinue its business association with a California-based torture porn group -- and an anti-porn organization that launched a boycott claimed victory.
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How do you know when you've heard from God? It's an important question. In fact, there is no question more important for Christians.
Megachurch pastor Creflo Dollar was arrested in suburban Atlanta for an alleged assault on his 15-year-old daughter.
Kuwait's ruler has rejected a bill passed by parliament that would approve the death penalty for Muslims who insult Islam, but the decision could be ultimately overridden by the elected assembly.
Whatever the pending Supreme Court case, you can be sure that people on both sides of the issue are praying for a decision in their favor.
According to ChinaAid, a woman five months pregnant is facing an imminent forced abortion in a hospital in Changsha, capital of China's Hunan Province.