News Blog Posts

"Radical" Pastor David Platt Elected International Mission Board President

David Platt, pastor of The Church at Brook Hills, has been elected president of the Southern Baptist International Mission Board.

Florida School District Replaces Football Chaplains with Life Coaches

Orange County Public Schools in Florida have changed a longstanding tradition of allowing local pastors to volunteer their time as high school football chaplains.

Teens Love E-Cigs

According to the CDC, teens love e-cigarettes and are trying them at a rapidly increasingly rate.

West Africans Copy ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to Spread Ebola Awareness

A campaign to educate people about how to avoid getting Ebola is following the example of the viral ice bucket challenge currently sweeping the nation.

Iraqi American Leader Calls for Rescue of Christians

An Iraqi community leader in San Diego County is trying to rescue Iraqi Christians and others who are caught in the violence of the Islamic State.

Chinese Pastor Faces 10 Years in Prison for Protesting Cross Removal

A Chinese pastor could receive a 10-year prison sentence for protesting China’s cross removal campaign.

Islamic State Demands $6.6 Million for Captured American Woman

Islamic State militants have revealed that an American woman is in their captivity and have demanded $6.6 million for her release.

Israel and Hamas Agree to Indefinite Ceasefire

Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and Hamas have agreed to an indefinite ceasefire, ending seven weeks of rocketfire and violence.

Islamic State's "Convert or Die" Demands Unchallenged by Global Society

As the Islamic State terrorists wreak havoc on a formerly largely Christian region, many believe that it is the responsibility of Christians around the globe to unite and defeat the militants.

English Democrats Suggest Sex Education for Seven-Year-Olds

Liberals in England are pushing for sex education classes to be taught starting at the age of seven.

Beloit College Mindset List for the Class of 2018

Born in 1996, the college class of 2018 have always had The Daily Show to set them straight, and have always been able to secure immediate approval and endorsement for the ideas through likes on their Facebook page.

Michael Brown’s Funeral Echoes with Cries for Justice

Justice was a recurring theme as thousands of mourners packed the Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church on Monday for the funeral of Michael Brown.

  • John Bacon, Yamiche Alcindor, Rick Jervis |
  • August 26, 2014 |
  • comments
Croatia Church Denies Filming of "Game of Thrones" Nude Scene

A church in Croatia has denied “Game of Thrones” permission to film a nude scene inside the sanctuary.

Pastor of Charlotte's Largest Church Put on Leave for Inappropriate Conduct

Dr. John Munro, senior pastor of the largest church in Charlotte and radio personality for “Back to the Bible,” has been fired from his radio ministry position and put on leave from Calvary Church.

Boko Haram Seizes Another Nigerian Town, Executes Two for Smoking

Boko Haram militants have taken over another Nigeria village in Yobe State; this time the Muslim extremist group has seized the Buni Yadi Town.

Israeli Airstrike Hits Residential Tower, 20 Injured

Israel struck a residential Gaza tower with rocketfire Monday night, injuring 20 Palestinian civilians.

Obama Administration Pushes High Fines for HHS Mandate Violators

The Obama administration has revised the HHS mandate rules after losing the Hobby Lobby case.

Islamic State Captures Major Syrian Air Base

Islamic fighters captured a major military base in Syria Sunday. Tabqa airfield is the third military base to be captured by extremists within a month.

Strongest California Earthquake in 25 Years Injures 160 People

About 160 people were injured Sunday after a 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit northern California.

Mark Driscoll to Step Down while Mars Hill Reviews Charges

Controversial Seattle megachurch founder Mark Driscoll will step down for at least six weeks while church leaders review formal charges lodged by a group of pastors that he abused his power.

  • Sarah Pulliam Bailey |
  • August 25, 2014 |
  • comments
Example: "Gen 1:1" "John 3" "Moses" "trust"
advertise with us



Add Crosswalk.com content to your site

Browse available content