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Muslims Hide Christians From ISIS-Affiliated-Militants in the Philippines

“We heard them shouting ‘Allahu akbar’ and asking neighbors about religion… If they could not answer questions about Quran verses, gunfire immediately followed.”
Lysa TerKeurst

President of Proverbs 31, Lysa TerKeurst, Ends Her Marriage of 25 Years Due to...

"I’ve always encouraged women to fight for their marriages and to do everything possible to save them when they come under threat.”
Martyr children

Families of Egyptians Martyred on Shores of Libya Still Strong in the Faith After...

Seeing the faithfulness of our Christian family in Egypt reminds us that the God we serve is powerful, loving and on the move…and He’s calling us to join Him in His work.
SBC White Supremacy

SBC Resolutions Committee Prodded to Bring Resolution Condemning Alt-Right, White Supremacy to a Vote—Passes...

“This resolution has a number on it,” Russell Moore said. "It’s resolution number 10. The white supremacy it opposes also has a number on it: It’s 666.”
harvest

Over 3,000 Decisions to Follow Jesus Made at Harvest America

In response to the message 2,904 attendees of the event indicated a decision to give their lives to Jesus, with 494 making commitments online.
SBC

Southern Baptist Convention Loses Nearly 78K Members in 2016

The Southern Baptist Convention is experiencing its "lowest number of baptisms since 1946, the lowest membership since 1990 and the lowest worship attendance since 1996."
China

Church in China Razed, Members Beaten and Imprisoned by Chinese Officials Over Arbitrary Fee

One witness likened the violence displayed by Chinese officials to the notoriously brutal Japanese invaders during WWII.
Indonesia

Three Indonesian Soccer Players Show Us All How to Practice Religious Harmony

Speaking to Indonesia’s Kompas newspaper, Christian player Yabes Roni said, “Even though we all come from different religions and ethnicities, we’re all one.”
Genocide

If There’s One Thing Republicans and Democrats Can Agree on, It’s the Dire Need...

"Religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq and Syria are persecuted groups, and...the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), [is] responsible for genocide, crimes against humanity and other atrocity crimes against several of these groups, including Christians and Yezidis.”
U2

U2 Performs ‘Gospel Song With a Restless Spirit’ on Prime Time TV With Choir

U2 delivers a beautiful performance that feels more like a church offertory than pop music.
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Former ‘Terrible Racist’ Finds Jesus and Apologizes to Black Church

“It is thanks to Jesus and the Holy Spirit alone that I have been cleansed of my former racism.”
Coptic Christians Egypt

Emerging Details of Bus Attack That Claimed 29 Lives Point to Martyr-Like Faith of...

"If Egypt falls, so will the rest of the world,” Egyptian President Sisi says.
Egypt Coptic Christians

26 Christians in Egypt Killed by Gunman on their Way to Worship

On Friday, May 26, 2017, a bus carrying Coptic Christians to St. Samuel the Confessor Monastery came under fire.
Millennials Barna

According to Barna Research, Millennials Aren’t to Blame for New Age Philosophies Creeping Into...

“What stood out most to us was how stark the shift was between the Boomer and Gen-Xer generations."
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Anti-Porn’s Latest (Unlikely) Spokesperson: Comedian Chris Rock

Explaining what went wrong with his marriage, Chris Rock references his three affairs, an inability to communicate and…an addiction to pornography.
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The Way This Pregnant Teen Was Treated at Christian School Points to a Problem...

“Honestly, that makes me feel like maybe the abortion would have been better. Then they would have just forgiven me, rather than deal with this visible consequence.”
Lecrae Rap

Lecrae on Rap: Is It a Cancer or a Cure?

Perhaps rap music, for those of us who are Church Leaders, can serve as a window into a marginalized culture the evangelical church has traditionally seen as a villain.
Parents on Mission prison

‘Parents on Mission’ Program Seeks to Break Cycle of Sin and ‘Criminality’ in Families...

“I love her with a full heart. I don’t want my daughter to be in here,” inmate Charles Sachaeffer says.
Church Signs

These Church Signs Will Slay You (in the Spirit)

"It's lent. Get your ash in church."
HB_Charles

SBC Takes Another Step Toward Shaking Its Racist Legacy with Nomination of H.B. Charles...

"We really are brothers in a fraternity. Our convention is very diverse. This will help show how diverse we really are."
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LifeWay Poll: Do You Identify as a Sinner? Results May Surprise...

38% of those who identify as evangelical Christian chose “I am a sinner and I work on being less of one” over “and I depend on Jesus Christ to overcome that.”

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