There is a sense where the church used to be the patron of the arts. But somewhere along the line we kind of got screwed up and we began to give the arts back to the world.
- July 21, 2014 |
He’s tall, dark and handsome. Witty. Intellectual. Smart. Well-read. Spontaneous. Motivated. Masculine. Good hair, good dresser. Musically talented. Organized. Creative. Responsible. Strong handshake. He also hates cats, but loves chocolate and talking about feelings. He spends most Saturdays volunteering at the homeless shelter or rescuing stray kittens. He’s working toward his MBA.
- July 21, 2014 |
Systematic assassination of religious leaders, rape as a strategy and forcing children to fight are among the offenses of the Islamic extremists who have swarmed over large chunks of Iraq and Syria, says the United Nations.
A Malaysian passenger airline with 283 passengers and 15 crew members aboard was shot down and crashed in rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine.
If you really hate your job, you should get serious about a church that teaches you can change the world, advises a Baylor University study.
Israel launched a ground invasion into Gaza Thursday night, killing 200 Palestinians and one Israeli, according to reports.
Duck Dynasty’s Missy Robertson came to father-in-law Phil’s defense regarding the recent attack of the family patriarch’s views on homosexuality. Robertson said that the family has been attacked in spiritual warfare.
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The hashtag #BoycottExodusMovie exploded on Twitter this week, as people expressed their anger and disappointment with the “whitewashed” cast of Ridley Scott’s “Exodus: Gods and Kings.”
On June 30, the Sudanese government demolished a church in Khartoum without reason given, with only one day’s notice; now authorities have announced that the construction of new churches in the country is banned.
Are you busy? Silly question, right? Who isn’t? Everybody seems to be racing from one place to another and scrambling to get the next thing on their to-do list checked off.
Family members of imprisoned Chinese pastor Shaojie Zhang have escaped China to the U.S.
A transgender Hobby Lobby employee has filed suit against the company for discrimination by the gender-specific restrooms.
A film about the friendship of J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis is in the works reports Bedlam Magazine.
The Green family, owners of the Hobby Lobby craft chain, appear to have hit a stumbling block in one of their other projects — a potentially controversial public school elective on the Bible.
A growing number of churches and other faith groups are divesting their holdings in fossil fuel companies, which release large amounts of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
A new Pew Research survey finds U.S. adults feel most warmly about people who share their religion or those they know as family, friends or co-workers.
The Governor’s Highway Safety Association revealed in a new study that majority of teen drivers killed on the road weren’t wearing their seat belts in 2012.
Boko Haram is behind another Nigerian church attack, this time setting three churches on fire and killing 27 people.
A five-hour ceasefire between Israel and Gaza ended today when the Hamas launched rockets over the Israeli border. Both sides had agreed to the lull in fighting in order for Palestinian civilians to gather supplies.