The New York Times ran an interesting opinion piece this weekend: “Raising a Moral Child.”
- April 16, 2014 |
A 75-year-old priest was murdered in Syria Monday. Masked assassins shot Dutch Jesuit Father Frans van der Lugt in the head as he entered his garden in Homs.
According to a new study among teen girls who were sexually experienced, 83% told interviewers that they didn’t get formal sex education until after they’d lost their virginity.
South Baptist church leaders are coming together to organize a revitalization movement in response to the large numbers of Baptist congregations that are closing their doors.
A Russian jet repeatedly flew over a United States Navy warship at extremely low altitudes on Monday, in a seemingly provoking gesture.
A U.S. District Judge ruled that Ohio must recognize same-sex marriages performed outside of state limits, despite a 2004 citizen vote defining marriage as between one man and one woman.
In his newly released book, Dr. Amir Aczel argues that science does not disprove the existence of God and that atheists’ anti-God arguments are fundamentally flawed.
A couple of months ago I blogged about marriage and joy. In that post, I encouraged Christian couples to live out a marriage that exemplified the goodness of God’s design by enjoying each other and having fun together.
In 2013 the Republic of Cameroon's President Paul Biya ordered the closure of nearly 100 Christian churches throughout the African nation. Churches that oppose the government continue to face closure.
Religious leaders are urging reinforcements for an existing peace mission, even as the United Nations prepares to roll out a bigger one in September.
Pope Francis on Friday asked forgiveness “for the damage” that abusive priests have inflicted on children and pledged that the Catholic Church “will not take one step backward” in efforts to address the crisis.
A new study says that more than half of 18 to 34-year-olds “look to religion,” and about 60 percent say they “talk to God.”
Visa's annual prom survey shows that the cost families expect to pay this year is down from 2013. But the costs are still shockingly high, averaging just under $1,000.
John Kerry alluded that Israel should negotiate a deal with Iran which would keep Iran from seeking nuclear weapons for six to 12 months; Israeli authorities are calling this suggestion “unacceptable.”
Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi has now had her court appeal postponed for the third time.
A bomb exploded and killed at least 71 people near the capital city of Nigeria Monday morning. 124 more were injured.
A recent story in the news brings into question the school system's ability to exercise authority when they are unable to deliver appropriate consequences for willful defiance.
I’ve been blogging a lot about “Irreplaceable,” Focus on the Family’s first movie debuting in a one-night theater event on May 6. In these posts, I mention how Tim Sisarich, the former executive director of Focus on the Family New Zealand, serves as the host to the documentary on family. On today’s broadcast, you’ll get to meet Tim.
The warning light went on in America years ago, but we weren't paying attention.
- April 12, 2014 |
Last week, crowds of Christians formed a human shield to protect the Sanjiang church from threatened demolition, but Communist authorities in China say that they are not campaigning to destroy churches.
- April 11, 2014 |