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Happy Orphans?

It's common to wax nostalgic for the past, to suggest that the "good old days" weren't just good - but great. If only we could turn back the clock, so the logic goes, all would be well.

Kazakhs Feeling Effects of New Laws Restricting Religious Freedom

A month after two new far-reaching laws limiting religious freedom came into effect in Kazakhstan, the religious community is feeling the full effects.

Thanksgiving: A National Tradition

As we approach this national day of thanksgiving, I thought it necessary to reflect upon our nation’s long history of giving thanks to Almighty God.

  • S. Michael Craven |
  • November 21, 2011 |
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Growing Concerns for the Future of Syrian Christians

Amid growing unrest, Syrian Christians -- including thousands of Iraqi refugees -- fear for their future and the future of religious freedom.

The Riddle of Reality , Part 2

It has been said that all politics is local. Not so, in the microcosm of elementary particles...

Pakistan Bans 'Obscene' Words in Text Messages, Including 'Jesus Christ'

Pakistan ordered mobile phone companies to begin blocking text messages containing any of 1,500 designated "offensive" words.

N.J. Nurses Say Lawsuit Hasn't Stopped Abortion Duties

Twelve New Jersey nurses who objected to being forced to assist with abortions say their hospital is still compelling them to do the procedures.

Evangelist Shot Dead in Pakistan

Jameel Saawan, a widely respected evangelist who visited families in Karachi every day to share the Bible, was shot dead by an unidentified gunman.

Our Magnificent Obsession

Fred Barnes is the executive editor of the Weekly Standard and an astute political writer and commentator. I want to call your attention to his most recent column. It was titled “Hidden Persuaders: The unheralded gains of the pro-life movement.”

What's Hot? 11/18/11

A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.

Leading Company Halts Embryonic Stem Cell Research

The company that launched the nation's first FDA-approved embryonic stem cell trial last year is halting research due to funding.

Most Adolescent Self-Harm Stops in Adulthood

One in 12 adolescents intentionally harms themselves, but the behavior persists into young adulthood in only 10% cases, according to a new study.

Egyptian Coptic Christian Marchers Attacked, 10 Hurt

Attackers threw rocks, bricks and broken glass at Coptic Christians marching in Cairo Nov. 17, injuring 10 and seriously injuring two.

Is This Taking a Love of Dogs Too Far?

What would you say if I told you that a Texas Appeals Court has just elevated the value of a person's pet over the value of people in some instances?

Audio Bibles Now Available in 601 Languages

The 11 newest recordings represent an outreach to more than 650,000 people in eight countries.

Vietnam: Church Leaders Injured During Gang Attack

An unregistered house church in Hanoi, Vietnam, was attacked by a gang of men during a Nov. 13 meeting, and twelve were beaten.

Communion Over the Internet?

The pastors at Meck have recently been wrestling with what, exactly, we are able to do online – and more importantly, should we do all that we’re able?

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • November 17, 2011 |
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Today's Teens Will Die Younger of Heart Disease

High blood sugar, obesity, poor diet, smoking, little exercise make adolescents unhealthiest in U.S. history.

Burma: 10 Killed in Grenade Attack on Orphanage

Ten were killed and more than two dozen injured in a grenade attack on an orphanage in a primarily Christian region in northern Burma.

The Government as Family

The late Nobel laureate in economics, Milton Friedman, warned many years ago that the more government does for the family, the less those in the family are likely to do for themselves.

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