August 11, 2017: A mom who claimed she was asked to leave a service at Elevation Church in North Carolina for breastfeeding her baby in public is now organizing a "Nurse-In" during the 11 a.m.
June 30, 2017: A Christian pastor who was shunned by her community after she was abducted and gang-raped on her wedding day has shared how her faith has allowed her to forgive her persecutors.
Robot Priest, Uttering Blessings in Five Languages, Meant to Provoke Debate If Humans Are Needed to Give Blessing
A robot priest that raises its hands and declares God’s blessings was recently unveiled in Germany, sparking curiosity from nonchurchgoers and earning criticism from “church-oriented” groups.
Same-sex couples will likely be able to wed in the The Scottish Episcopal Church (SEC) by this fall, less than a year after church leaders voted to remove a clause in its law stating that marriage is
After a Saddleback Church youth mentor was hit nearly a half-dozen felony charges of child molestation, church pastors have asked believers to pray for these two things.
The Church of England has stirred up controversy after announcing it plans to vote on creating an official "baptism-style" service to celebrate when transgender "Christians" change their
Christian apologist, author and evangelist Josh McDowell said the doctrine of being “saved by faith” that is being taught in many churches today is utter heresy.
Summer had just finished high school with the intention of entering college. At the time, she was balancing attention to a job, rodeo competitions---and a recent boyfriend, Jason. Shortly after high
"What America ultimately needs is spiritual change—a transformation that starts in individual hearts."
This year marks the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther's famous 95 Theses, which helped spark the founding of the Reformation and the division of Christianity into Protestantism and Catholicism.
A 65-year-long split between China and the Vatican may finally be getting repaired. Hong Kong Cardinal John Tong recently indicated that there might be an agreement over the thorniest issue between
This past Saturday, May 13, marked a special day for Portuguese Roman Catholics and global onlookers as Pope Francis visited the Shrine of Fatima to canonize two of the three children recognized as
Anglicanism is now slightly growing after years of being in decline, a new report said.
Many Pastors Overworked, Feel Inadequate, Says Survey—Find Out How You Can Help Prevent Pastor Burnout
An online survey conducted among pastors revealed that many of them are working more hours than they should and that, at times, they feel unable to meet what their role demands.
“You can choose to look the other way but never again can you say that you never knew.”
Many people who went to the gathering came to Christ in repentance, were set free from patterns of sin in their lives and found hope for a better future.
Christian apologist Josh McDowell recounted how he was able to overcome his childhood trauma from seven years of constant sexual abuse with the help of a man who ministered the Word of God to him.
While the United Methodist Church waits for an official decision on the denomination’s stance on LGBT issues, some members say the church could be heading for a split because of differences in the
A Methodist church in Hungary that was stripped of its status by the government was awarded 3 million euros in damages by the court.
Members of City Harvest Church expressed their full support for the wife of senior pastor Kong Hee, Ho Yeow Sun, as Kong serves his jail term at Changi Prison for three years and six months.
City Harvest Church leaders have asked the international community to pray for the "safety and protection" of church founder Kong Hee as begins his 3.5 year jail term.
Kong Hee, the senior pastor of Singapore-based City Harvest Church, will start his jail term on Friday, April 21. He said he is ready to face it with peace in his heart.
Rev. Serene Jones, president of New York's Union Theological Seminary, said monthly lectures on social justice are drawing crowds three times the size they did prior to the election of Donald Trump
Two Southern Baptist leaders, one who is an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump, met this week and ended up planning how to create stronger bonds within the Protestant church network amidst
Where Is Raymond Koh? Latest News Updates On Abducted Malaysian Pastor, Suspected Man Nabbed In Connection
It is coming to a month now that Malaysian pastor Raymond Koh has been abducted in broad daylight off the streets of Malaysia. Police arrested a suspect yesterday, but the public were skeptical of the
When Rev. Joe Martin was an atheist, he said he saw most Christians as hypocrites. Then he found God as he aged into his late 50s, and something happened that he describes as "pretty amazing."
Evangelical leaders, including at least one from each state, reportedly purchased a full-page newspaper advertisement to denounce President Donald Trump's temporary ban on refugees, urging him to
Pope Francis 'Loves China', Hopes to Heal Strained Relationship Between Vatican and Communist CountryAugust 4, 2017: Pope Francis has said he "loves China" and hopes the Vatican and the Communist country can heal their strained relationship, Chinese media has quoted a Vatican official as saying.
July 18, 2017: Jehovah's Witnesses are fighting back after Russia banned the religious organization from freely practicing their faith and declared them to be an "extremist group", placing them in the same category as ISIS.
29 June 2017: The Hallelujah Challenge is about to come to an end, so what comes after that? Mass worship and praise sessions might be just the thing needed to spark a revival in this great nation.
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) Receives Serious Internet Threats, Police Are Now Involved22 June 2017: The world is getting crazier by the day, and Christians continue to be persecuted around the world on a daily basis. Even the Internet is not spared, as the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) has received potential threats over the Internet, prompting police intervention and help.
15 June 2017: A couple in Oregon from the Followers of Christ Church were slapped with a murder charge of their prematurely born daughter. The couple decided to lean on faith healing when health complications arose as opposed to receiving proper medical treatment, leading to Gennifer Mitchell’s untimely demise.
The Northern Illinois Conference of the United Methodist Church ordained an openly non-binary transgender as a provisional deacon.
June 9 , 2017: The disappearance of three Christian leaders in Malaysia has raised fears that they may have been victims of a targeted attack against the country’s religious minorities.
June 8, 2017: How did celibacy become mandatory for priests?
6 June 2017: Muslims in Malaysia once again dictate the way other religions should worship, using the “veto” card of “insulting Islam” yet again in latest debacle concerning a closed door ‘Jerusalem Jubilee’ prayer meeting by Christians for the healing of the country. This has led to the event being canceled, but the threats and insults against the minority Christians continue in the month of Ramadan where self-control is supposed to be an objective of fasting.
5 June 2017: It is that time of the year again, where more than 1.6 billion Muslims observe fasting during the month of Ramadan. However, there are some Muslims who take advantage of Ramadan by thinking that they can earn a ticket to heaven as a martyr, resulting in a rise of Muslim-backed terrorist attacks on the free world in the first 10 days of Ramadan. With three more weeks left to go, the world shudders at the final kill count this Ramadan by Muslims.
We can learn much from this beautiful revelation, and it is my hope that such display becomes, without compromise, a commonality.
A church with predominantly African American members received a large donation from an anonymous donor who confessed to being a "terrible racist" in the past, but had been "cleansed" of their sin by Jesus Christ.
If you think that you are too old to be used by God, learn from the story of Allie Candler who has been called by God for missions. At age 107, she continues ‘to serve the people’ despite her retirement.
ISIS has proven itself to be a bane to many worldwide over the past few years, where the idea of establishing an Islamic Caliphate continues, with one of the many battles raging in the city of Marawi in the Philippines.
Does an all-star NBA player like Jeremy Lin have prayer requests? Sure he does! Check out his exclusive prayer request e-mail and let us stand in the gap with him.
Church of Scotland to Allow Gay Marriage, Upholds Report Saying Jesus Calls Church to ‘New Understanding’ of Same-Sex UnionThe Church of Scotland is now moving toward allowing same-sex marriage, dismissing arguments about the Bible’s reference to homosexual acts as sin as being “framed in cultural contexts.”