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- August 04, 2014 |
Mark Driscoll, pastor of Mars Hill Church in Seattle, has faced plagiarism allegations since 2013. Here his former protege alleges Driscoll used his material.
A California pastor is being sued by a church member for selling his church parsonage and putting the church up for sale without the consent of the congregation.
Meriam Ibrahim, recently freed from Sudan where she had faced a death sentence for refusing to deny her Christian faith, arrived in the U.S. earlier this week.
A former liberal activist, turned pro-life political consultant has published research that shows the cost of abortions in America. According to Mark Olson’s calculations, abortions have used more than $16 trillion.
At least 25 people were killed and another 257 injured after a gas leak caused explosions late Thursday in a Taiwan city.
A priest, a rabbi, and an imam have sparked a campaign to combine their three unique religions into one house of worship in Berlin.
Dr. Kent Brantly, the American Samaritan’s Purse doctor who has contracted the ebola virus while serving in Liberia, is in serious condition.
Another planned ceasefire between Israel and Gaza ended when Hamas militants violated the agreement with an attack of Israeli soldiers.
A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies.
If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you know I enjoy highlighting the abundance of research that pops up in support of families. The reason is simple: Well-designed studies affirm again and again that God’s blueprint for healthy families can be trusted, regardless of which way the winds of culture may blow.
Go ahead and enjoy the Nicolas Cage movie remake of “Left Behind,” but don’t believe Jesus is going to snatch Christians away so they miss the Tribulation, says theologian William Craig.
Goodbye big brother. Hello big mother. A new app provides parents with the capability to track kids' locations, driving habits, and social media interactions.
A new poll claims that one in 200 churchgoers are involved in a homosexual relationship.
The governor of Massachusetts has signed a bill that would once again prohibit pro-life speech around abortion clinics.
The Chambers Dictionary has released its 13th edition with changes to the previous definition of marriage.
The makers of Guinness beer used a classic Christian hymn as its music bed in a commercial that honors members of the U.S. military, a decision that has some Christians fermenting.
Israel’s four-hour humanitarian ceasefire ended yesterday when Hamas militants fired rockets at Israel and Israel fired back, striking a crowded marketplace.
Many Turkish women were doubled over with laughter Tuesday after a deputy leader said in a speech that women should not laugh in public and should not talk on their mobile phones so much.
American voters’ faith has a lot to do with their politics, according to a new Gallup study. Strong Evangelicals tend to be Republicans. Non-believers swing toward the Democrats.