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Christian Charities Step Up to Serve Border Crisis Refugees

While the government decides what to do about the border crisis, thousands of children are being detained. Christian charities and churches have now stepped in to tend to the needs of those unaccompanied children.

Parents Spending More On Kids This Summer

A new survey finds parents have increased per child spending on summer vacation, up 12% from 2013 and up 59% from 2012.

Alabama Megachurch Opens Bowling Alley and Climbing Wall

A megachurch in Alabama added an entertainment complex to its building, including a 12-lane bowling alley, climbing wall, basketball court, fitness center, and arcade.

Afghanistan: Car Bomb Kills at Least 38

A car bomb killed at least 38 people in Afghanistan on Tuesday reports CNN; 30 more sustained injuries.

Israel Resumes Bombing Campaign after Hamas Rejects Ceasefire Proposal

Violence in Israel and Gaza paused briefly yesterday when Israel agreed to Egypt’s proposal for a ceasefire. After Hamas rejected the ceasefire proposal, Israel’s bombing campaign continues today.

Key to Your Success

A lot of people assume it’s their circumstances that determine their attitude. But that’s really not the case. It’s actually quite the opposite.

Sunni Jihadi Group Seizes Syria City

A Sunni extremist group has taken over opposition-held areas of a city, Syrian activists say.

Vote Allows Female Bishops in Church of England

For the first time in history, women will be allowed to serve as bishops in the Church of England. The decision by the General Synod overturns generations of traditional rules discriminating against female clergy members.

Colorado Traditional Marriage Law Overturned Pending Appeal

A state judge in Denver overturned Colorado’s traditional marriage law in early July, but he put same-sex marriages on hold pending an appeal.

Doug Phillips Leaves Church without Following Procedures He Emphasized in Ministry

In a statement regarding former Vision Forum Ministries president Doug Phillips, the leaders of Boerne Christian Assembly announced Phillips had joined another church without receiving a letter of transfer from BCA.

Democrats Unveil Legislation to Overturn Hobby Lobby Ruling

Barely a week after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the federal government cannot force corporations to pay for employees’ abortifacient drugs, Senate Democrats announced legislation to reverse the Hobby Lobby decision.

Gay Marriage Passes First Appeals Court Test

A federal appeals court declared Utah’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional in the first appellate ruling on state marriage laws as the issue makes its way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Student Who Married Same-Sex Partner Expelled from Southwestern Christian University

A lesbian student who married her partner was expelled from an Oklahoma university one semester shy of her sports management degree.

ISIS Militants Claim to Have Destroyed Jonah's Tomb

The Old Testament prophet Jonah went safely to his eternal reward long ago, but Muslim extremists say they’ve destroyed his tomb in the Iraqi province of Ninevah.

California Legislation Allows Same-Sex Couples to Be Pronounced “Spouse and Spouse”

Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation in California last week that allows same-sex couples to be pronounced “spouse and spouse.”

Millennials Say Smartphones More Important Than Deodorant

A survey finds that millennials value their smartphones more than deodorant.

How Should Churches Receive Same-sex Couples?

That’s the question that occurred to me after viewing the trailer for “Seventh-Gay Adventists,” a documentary about homosexuals in the church. The answer I gave on a Facebook page promoting the film was as follows...

Church of England Clergy Permitted to Dress Down under New Rules

Church of England clergy members are now permitted to “dress down” at services reports Christian Today. The former rules regarding robes and vestments were loosened to adhere to shifting culture.

Israel-Gaza Violence Continues as Citizens Flee

The Israel-Gaza conflict has now continued for one week. Thousands of people have fled the region in pursuit of safety as rocket fire comes from both sides.

Ridley Scott Planning 'David' Movie to Follow 'Exodus'

Ridley Scott’s “Exodus: Gods and Kings” will not hit theatres until December, but the director is already planning his next Bible-based movie.

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