A new study has found the risk of heart disease is greater among teen girls who smoke compared to teen boys who smoke.
Fourteen people have died in a Ukrainian attack; Pro-Russian insurgents shot down a Ukrainian military helicopter in the newest outbreak of violence in the country.
Virginia megachurch Richmond Outreach Center has fired its pastor of seven weeks. Pastor Joe Donahue had taken over for the church founder Geronimo Aguilar after the former pastor was arrested for sexual abuse charges.
Even after 21 years of independence, Christians in the small nation of Eritrea face tremendous suffering and persecution.
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has called the stoning of a pregnant woman for marrying a man of her own choosing “totally unacceptable.”
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan announced that he is going on the offensive against the Boko Haram in an effort to return over 200 kidnapped girls to their families.
While claiming to order their lives according to fact , not faith...what the agnostic doesn't realize, however, or willfully ignores, is that he is just as much a person of faith as those he tries to distance himself from. It begins with what he really knows...
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.
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.