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.
- May 29, 2014 |
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.
A controversial video promoting same-sex marriage has angered parents with students attending a Wisconsin high school.
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.
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, 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.
Researchers believe learning in adolescence may play a role in keeping brain cells alive.
A pregnant Pakistani woman was stoned and killed for refusing an arranged marriage, and marrying a man she loved instead.
A divide may be imminent for the United Methodist Church, as the denomination cannot reconcile differences over homosexuality.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A new study has revealed that students who do better academically in high school will go on to earn more money later in life.
Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi has had her death sentence appeal postponed by authorities for a fifth time.
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 spoke out against sexual abuse by Catholic clergy Monday, calling for “zero tolerance” and saying he plans to meet with victims in early June.