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Laos Frees Christian Leaders, But Confiscates Churches

Seven Christian leaders who were detained and tortured for nearly a month have been released, but concerns remain about the confiscation of church buildings in the area.

NYC's 40 Percent Abortion Rate Highest in the U.S.

According to a recent report released by the local health department, the abortion rate in New York City is more than double the national average.

Teens Who Sleep Late Gain Most Weight

A new study shows that kids who go to bed late and rise late are most likely to gain weight.

Teenagers Sharing Paswords as Show of Affection

A New York Times article reveals a new trend in youth culture. Young couples are sharing passwords to email and social media accounts as a display of affection.

A Deathbed Blessing

Many of us have sat by the side of a dying loved one, trying to bring comfort, trying to help prepare them for their final journey home.

Pro-Life Activists Call for Support of 'Sanctity of Human Life Sunday'

This Sunday, January 22, churches and pro-life organizations around the nation will recognize Sanctity of Human Life Sunday.

An Open Letter to (My Fellow) Megachurch Pastors

Ours is not an easy role to fill. We are not in a fish bowl; we are in a petri dish.

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • January 19, 2012 |
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Nearly 60 Percent of Young Adults Leaving the Church

A recent study by the Barna Group found that almost 60 percent of Christian young people ages 15 to 29 have distanced themselves from active involvement in church.

Rick and Kay Warren condemn the denial of link between HIV and AIDS as promoted by the AFA's Bryan Fischer

Rick and Kay Warren strongly condemn the AIDS denial of the American Family Association's issues analyst Bryan Fischer

  • Dr. Warren Throckmorton |
  • January 18, 2012 |
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More Headphone-Wearing Pedestrians Hit by Cars

Serious injuries to pedestrians listening to headphones have more than tripled in six years, according to new research.

Florida Pro-Life Advocate Wins Battle to Counsel Outside Abortion Clinic

Attorney General Eric Holder sought repeatedly to fine a pro-life educator and ban her from counseling women on the public sidewalk outside an abortion clinic.

Supreme Court Upholds Restrictions on 'Jesus' Prayers at Public Meetings

The Supreme Court left in place a federal appeals court ruling that Christian prayers before North Carolina county commission meetings violated the First Amendment.

Use of Sharia Law Rising in UK

The use of sharia -- Islamic law -- is growing in Britain, with thousands of Muslims using it to settle family, financial and commercial disputes each year.

Overweight Teen Girls May Have Higher Acne Risk

Teenage girls who are overweight or obese are significantly more likely to develop acne than their normal-weight peers, a new Norwegian survey suggests.

Muslim Brotherhood Gets Leadership Role in Egypt's Parliament

Newly elected members of Egypt's parliament announced this week a power-sharing plan to install a Muslim Brotherhood leader as speaker.

Some Numbers Are More Important Than a Score

There wasn't a lot of celebrating Saturday night in our home state of Colorado, but there was definitely – as Luke 15:7 promises – "rejoicing in heaven." Our beloved Denver Broncos lost a heartbreaker to the New England Patriots, but that result is really inconsequential when souls are won for Christ.

Religious Liberty Victory at the Supreme Court

Here are the general details of the case, Hosanna-Tabor Church v. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Iranian Pastor Nadarkhani Refuses to Deny Christ in Exchange for Freedom

Iran has once again asked imprisoned Christian pastor Yousef Nadarkhani to renounce his faith in exchange for his release.

Iranian Cleric: 'Christianity Most Horrifying Intelligence Organization in the World'

Islamic cleric Akhond Mohsen Alizadeh stated that evangelical Christianity was "the most horrifying intelligence and security organization in the world."

John 3:16 Ad Runs During Tebow Game

During Saturday's NFL playoff game between Tim Tebow's Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots, Focus on the Family ran an ad about John 3:16.

Example: "Gen 1:1" "John 3" "Moses" "trust"
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