As a pastor himself, Smith - who leads the multi-site City Church - is no stranger to burnout. In fact, his own experience with spiritual fatigue prompted him to write his latest book, HOW'S YOUR SOUL? Why Everything That Matters Starts With The
Great suffering is occurring in Iraq and Syria. The region is ravaged by terror. Millions have been forced from their homes. Christians and other ethno-religious minorities have suffered genocide at the hands of the Islamic State (ISIS).
In an effort to prevent radical Islam from advancing across France, National Front leader Marine Le Pen has proposed that all religious garb - including Christian crucifixes and prayer beads to the Jewish kippah - be banned from the country.
A Facebook post from a Georgia police officer captured a lot of attention this week after he described how frightened a Black teen male was when he pulled him over for texting while driving. Some better news is that more community residents are
Roma Downey's remake of the iconic movie "Ben-Hur" was altered after a controversy in Malaysia, resulting in all the scenes depicting Jesus Christ being cut from the version shown in that country to avoid breaking Islamic laws.
Amid a volatile election season, prominent Christian actor and former child television star Kirk Cameron is encouraging believers to refrain from disengaging from the political process, arguing that unity is important now more than ever.
In October 2012, the South China Morning Post ran a series of articles on China's looming leadership transition. One line might prove prophetic, although not in the way intended: "For clues about how China's leader-in-waiting Xi Jinping might
Dr. Ben Carson appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe on Friday, during which he defended Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in the wake of the most recent sexual assault allegations against him and accused the media of unfairly favoring Hillary
Evangelist Billy Graham has shared some Biblical advice for women struggling with the pain and regret of having an abortion. In a recently published advice column, the 97-year-old Baptist minister explained to a post-abortive woman that one
"Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson has shared some strong words regarding the current presidential election, stating that Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton is "living proof" that the devil is the "Father of Lies."
Indiana governor and Republican vice presidential candidate, Mike Pence, asked evangelical Christians at Liberty University's Convocation on Wednesday to forgive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump after Friday's release of a 2005
Popular evangelist and teacher Beth Moore has criticized Christian leaders who dismiss talk of sexual abuse and the objectification women following the release of an 11-year-old hot-mic tape of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump saying
Leaders of religious conservative groups largely stood behind Donald Trump on Saturday, the day after vulgar sexual comments he made about women surfaced online, but some expressed concern that the U.S. Republican presidential nominee's remarks
Former 2016 presidential candidate Ben Carson said he is firmly standing by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump after a leaked recording revealed this year's GOP nominee making vulgar comments about women in a 2005 recording. Trump, who
Tim Tebow continues to live out his Christian faith in a very public way: While signing autographs after an Arizona Fall League game, the athlete saw a fan having what appeared to be a seizure and prayed over him until the paramedics arrived.
When a U.S. District Court judge Tuesday afternoon lifted a temporary restraining order issued against a small Orthodox Jewish synagogue in California, Chabad of Irvine, regarding a specific Yom Kippur ritual that involves kosher killings of
"God's Not Dead" actress Melissa Joan Hart has said that while Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump may have the backing of many evangelical leaders, she doesn't believe he is the "Christian" choice.
Evangelist Billy Graham has offered up a reminder that God can sometimes uses natural disasters, such as Hurricane Matthew, to speak to us "just as He can use other difficulties and tragedies to turn our hearts toward Him."
Hillsong Church founder Brian Houston has revealed that his multi-site megachurch based in Sydney, Australia, rarely sings the CCM hits "Shout to the Lord" and "Oceans" anymore in an effort to bring "life and freshness" to its services.
"I'm Not Ashamed", a film from Pure Flix featuring the true story of Rachel Joy Scott at Columbine High School, hits theaters later this month and promises to challenge, inspire and uplift audiences of all ages
Beth Nimmo, the mother of Rachel Joy Scott, the first student killed in the Columbine High School massacre in 1999, has shared how her Christian faith allowed her to forgive her daughter's murderers and use her story to inspire others.
Mr. Donald Trump is raising the bar of America's conscience. Apology is often the first step in correcting a wrong. Having moved for a position of saying "I don't need forgiveness," Mr. Trump is now taking a second look at past behaviors; things
Evangelist Franklin Graham has warned that God "cannot bless" a nation that embraces the murder of innocent children and expressed the importance of electing political leaders who will "stand up for the most vulnerable and voiceless among us."
Speaking at the Transforming the Bay with Christ (TBC) Large Group Gathering held at Westgate Church in San Jose, TBC's CEO Nancy Ortberg shared her hope for the organization and emphasized the need for churches to unite and reach out to the local