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ECUSA

Why This Denomination May Soon ‘be on life support’

Based on recent statistics, the Episcopal Church in the United States of America (ECUSA) faces a “dire” and “vastly diminished” future—and may even cease to exist in a few decades.
Nichole Nordeman Christian Recording Artist Calls Out Non-Mask Wearers After Aunt Dies From COVID-19

Christian Recording Artist Calls Out Non-Mask Wearers After Aunt Dies From COVID-19

Nicole Nordeman has had enough of Christians especially who eschew guidelines to wear a mask and limit physical gatherings. The Christian artist wrote an indignant tweet directed at such people after her aunt passed away from COVID-19.
indoor worship gatherings

Pastor John MacArthur: ‘America Is in a Moral Free-Fall’

Since July, Pastor MacArthur has kept Grace Community Church’s doors open for indoor worship gatherings and has not been fined nor put in prison despite a few trips to the nearby courthouse.
As the Deer

Katy Perry Returned to Her Church Roots Performing Hymn ‘As The Deer’ at AMAs

Katy Perry went back to her church roots at the AMAs by performing the hymn "As the Deer." The singer dedicated her performance to her father, who is a Christian minister.
christmas songs 2020

The Best New Christmas Music to Help Get You Through the Rest of 2020

Several Christian artists have decided that the challenges of 2020 make it the ideal year for releasing new Christmas songs that remind us we have a hope that is everlasting.
victor glover

Astronaut Victor Glover Brought His Bible, Communion Cups to Space Station

Thanks to “really good internet connectivity” that reaches into the heavens, NASA astronaut Victor Glover is worshiping virtually during his six-month stay on the International Space Station (ISS).
Luther's words

Martin Luther’s Pandemic Advice Goes Viral—500 Years Later

It has been more than 500 years since German monk Martin Luther’s words went viral, thanks to what was then some cutting-edge technology. Turns out besides his 95 theses, Luther had something to say about plagues, too.
RNA vaccinations

What You Should Know About the COVID-19 RNA Vaccines

RNA vaccines have significant advantages over some other vaccines. They are not infectious and they do not trigger an immune response when injected.
Raphael Warnock

Who Is Raphael Warnock? A Look at the Progressive Pastor From Georgia

Control of the U.S. Senate hinges on the outcome of two runoff races in Georgia, one of which pits Democratic pastor Raphael Warnock against the Republican incumbent Kelly Loeffler. Here's what you need to know about Pastor Warnock.
cmda

Christian Doctors: Please Stop Gathering—Do Not Make Church an Idol

As COVID-19 infections rise in the U.S., the Christian Medical & Dental Associations (CMDA) has issued a statement pleading with churches to stop meeting in person.
Jim Ranger

Pastor Advances to Knockout Rounds on ‘The Voice’

Jim Ranger is the campus pastor and worship leader for New Life Church’s Southwest Campus in Bakersfield, California. The talented musician also received a three-chair-turn from the judges on the popular television talent show "The Voice."
Thabiti Anyabwile

Communities of Color Are the Focus of New Church Planting Network

In an interview with ChurchLeaders, Pastor Thabiti Anyabwile explained how The Crete Collective's focus on Black and Brown neighborhoods is biblical as well as missional. The pastor also addressed some potential criticisms the movement might face.
churches defy shut down

Americans Increasingly Comfortable With Churches Defying Shut Down Orders

Along with the alarming rates of infection we’re witnessing, the number of Americans who think churches should defy shut down orders is on the rise as well.
sex in marriage

Candace Cameron Bure: Sex Needs to Be Celebrated Within Marriage

Candace Cameron Bure is responding to critics of a mildly suggestive photo she posted of herself and her husband. Bure says sex in marriage should be celebrated and says the photo was trying to do just that.
Cornerstone Church in San Antonio

After 15 Days in Hospital, John Hagee Says Jesus is the Vaccine We Need

After spending 15 days in the hospital, Pastor John Hagee returned briefly to address his Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas on Sunday.
amie patrick

Darrin Patrick’s Widow: There Is Peace in the Mystery of Suffering

Six months after the unexpected death of Pastor Darrin Patrick from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, his wife Amie Patrick has shared what she is learning about grief and God's faithfulness. 
evangelical advisers

Trump Evangelical Advisers Back Voting Challenges But Stop Short of Alleging Fraud

WASHINGTON (RNS) — President Donald Trump’s evangelical advisers are backing his challenges to the results of the 2020 election, though most stop short of...
Sun Valley, California

Grace Community Church’s COVID-19 Outbreak Restrictions Lifted

John MacArthur's Sun Valley, California church has been cleared of a COVID-19 outbreak. "After a thorough investigation, Public Health officials have decided to rescind all outbreak related requirements and restrictions on Grace Community Church," a statement from the church reads.
Shane Vaughn

Meet Shane Vaughn, Mississippi Pastor and Star of Viral ‘if Trump does not concede’...

Brother Shane Vaughn, a "small-town Mississippi preacher" turned viral video star, believes President Donald Trump will serve a second term as president, starting in January.
Sally Wagenmaker

James MacDonald Sues Attorney Who Looked Into His Finances

James MacDonald, who founded and served at Harvest Bible Chapel for 31 years before elders disqualified him from public ministry, claims that attorney Sally Wagenmaker intended to harm his reputation as well as his eventual arbitration efforts.
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Franklin Graham Responds to School Canceling Shoebox Campaign

A school in Kansas recently cancelled their Operation Christmas Child shoebox campaign because of complaint filed by The Freedom From Religion Foundation, a group which advocates for atheists, agnostics, and non-theists.

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