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The Most Important Sub-Ministry In Your Church

In a recent interview surrounding my new book, The Rise of the Nones: Understanding and Reaching the Religiously Unaffiliated (Baker), I made the statement that the most important sub-ministry of any church is its children’s ministry. Period.

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • May 29, 2014 |
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Teen Mania President Says Property Foreclosure was Requested

Teen Mania’s co-founder and president, Ron Luce, is rebutting World Magazine after the magazine published an investigation into the foreclosure of Teen Mania’s headquarters.

Wisconsin School District Apologizes for Showing Pro Same-Sex Marriage Video

A controversial video promoting same-sex marriage has angered parents with students attending a Wisconsin high school.

Maya Angelou Dies at 86

Maya Angelou died around 8:00 a.m. on May 28, according to a statement from her family. Angelou was an acclaimed author and poet, receiving numerous awards throughout five decades of writing.

Charisma House Introduces Modern English Version of Bible

A new translation of the Bible, called the Modern English Version (MEV), seeks to help readers interpret meaning of the scriptures while using contemporary language.

Meriam Ibrahim's Death Sentence Sparks #SaveMeriam Campaign

Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese woman sentenced to death for refusing to renounce her Christian faith, gave birth to a healthy baby girl named Maya on May 27; the child was born in a Khartoum prison.

Adolescent Learning Saves Brain Cells

Researchers believe learning in adolescence may play a role in keeping brain cells alive.

Pregnant Pakistani Woman Stoned to Death by Family for Choosing Own Husband

A pregnant Pakistani woman was stoned and killed for refusing an arranged marriage, and marrying a man she loved instead.

United Methodist Church May Split Over Homosexuality Differences

A divide may be imminent for the United Methodist Church, as the denomination cannot reconcile differences over homosexuality.

Mega-Church Pastor Issues “Statement” on Child Abuse Case

After a two-year silence, author and mega-church pastor C.J. Mahaney has finally commented publicly on child abuse charges against a youth minister formerly on his staff.

Elliot Rodger’s Manifesto Warns of Killing Rampage

Santa Barbara City College student Elliot Rodger went on a killing rampage murdering six people and injured 13 more Friday, May 23. Authorities say the 22-year-old son of a Hollywood director also killed himself.

California Bill Modernizes Birth Certificates for Gay Parents

A California bill that allows gay parents to identify as “parent” instead of “mother” or “father” on birth certificates was passed by the state assembly.

Jennifer Knapp Makes a Case for Being Gay and Christian in Upcoming Book

Four years ago, when musician Jennifer Knapp declared to the world that she was a lesbian, some of the conservative Christians who had purchased 1 million of her albums expressed outrage and disappointment.

Strange Bedfellows: Liberty University Alliance with Controversial Benny Hinn and Mormon Glenn Beck Raises Questions

Liberty University in April stirred controversy with seemingly endorsed appearances by Mormon talk show host Glenn Beck and the world’s most famous “faith healer” Benny Hinn.

Nigerian Government Knows Location of Kidnapped Girls

The Nigerian military has located the almost 300 girls kidnapped from a school in Chibok over a month ago, but officials say it is too dangerous to rescue them now.

High School Students With Higher GPAs Earn More As Adults

A new study has revealed that students who do better academically in high school will go on to earn more money later in life.

Asia Bibi's Death Sentence Appeal Postponed Fifth Time

Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi has had her death sentence appeal postponed by authorities for a fifth time.

Condemned Sudanese Woman Gives Birth in Prison

Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese woman condemned to die for refusing to renounce her Christian faith, has given birth to her daughter in prison.

Pope Francis to Meet with Sexual Abuse Victims

Pope Francis spoke out against sexual abuse by Catholic clergy Monday, calling for “zero tolerance” and saying he plans to meet with victims in early June.

Pope’s Visit to Holy Land Spurs Various Reactions

Saturday, May 24 marked the beginning of a busy three-day pilgrimage to the Holy Land, for Pope Francis.

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