What started as just another church assembly turned into a historic one for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, as members elected the Rev. Elizabeth Eaton the denomination's first female presiding bishop.
- August 16, 2013 |
The 12 million viewers who tuned into this week’s Duck Dynasty season premiere, got more than laughs – they got a lesson in true love and commitment.
- August 16, 2013 |
A judge on Tuesday acquitted two men charged with unlawful protest for reading the Bible outside a Department of Motor Vehicles office in Hemet, Calif.
Two Christian brothers were sentenced to three years in prison on Aug. 2, 2013, after being convicted of "evangelizing Muslims."
The following analysis about the horrific violence across Egypt was written by a Christian leader in Egypt. He is unnamed due to security concerns.
Two articles recently caught my attention. Both charted different, seemingly benign, ways that the nature of childhood is changing.
Positive affirmation is generally considered a good thing, but would it surprise you if I told you that letting your child know that he or she is smart may be detrimental to their future success? According to recent studies, it’s true.
In the violence that exploded across Egypt on August 14, supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi attacked scores of church buildings and Christian-owned homes and businesses in response to national security forces breaking up two protest camps in downtown Cairo.
The Iranian family of American pastor Saeed Abedini was once again able to visit him in Evin Prison in Iran. Unfortunately, Pastor Saeed's internal injuries are causing him increased pain.
Whether teen marijuana users end up quitting the drug depends largely on who their friends are, a new study suggests.
Transgender students at California K-12 public schools now can choose which gender's restrooms and locker rooms they want to use.
The Obama administration has filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of prayer at public meetings.
A Tennessee judge should not have barred a couple from naming their child "Messiah," said the executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee.
When was the last time God prompted you to go out of your way to help someone? That’s what happened to Ryan Willard and Duane Fields, two West Virginia law enforcement officers whose response to a typical shoplifting call will inspire you.
Teens who have half-siblings -- brothers or sisters with a different father -- are more likely to use drugs and have sex by age 15 than teens with only full siblings, according to a new study.
Children with chronic stomach pains are at high risk for anxiety disorders in adolescence and young adulthood, a new study has found, suggesting that parents may wish to have their children evaluated at some point for anxiety.
Smartphones and tablets are becoming more and more ubiquitous. Increasingly they’re our constant source of news and entertainment. Sometimes it seems like these devices are surgically attached to our hands – but this reliance on smart technology is also demanding us to make decisions about what we prioritize and how we will steward our time.
Some adolescents who suffer with symptoms of depression also may be at risk for developing anxiety, according to a new study of children's mental health.
For most of us, we see or hear “propaganda” and instantly think of it in negative terms. In truth, it simply means attempting to “propagate” an idea, hence the term. As a result, it can be used to incite war or fight disease, foster unity or stir discrimination.