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Nigerian Govt. Finally Admits Boko Haram Is Targeting Christians

The Nigerian government believes Boko Haram had to resort to “soft targets” such as churches and schools, and they’re bent on a “satanic strategy” of triggering a “religious war” and throwing the nation “into chaos.”

Her Husband Was Abducted, Now This Pastor’s Wife Is Being Recognized for Courage

Pastor Raymond Koh was walking to his car outside his house in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia on February 13, 2017 when he was abducted by...

13 People from AL Church Stuck in Bethlehem Coronavirus Lockdown

A group from a church in Alabama is quarantined in a Bethlehem hotel after Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas declared a state of emergency Thursday.

Craig Groeschel Is Quarantined, But Healthy

Craig Groeschel and Bobby Gruenewald, pastors at Life.Church, have been quarantined due to being exposed to the coronavirus while attending a leadership conference in Germany.

Family Credits East End Nashville Church With Saving Their Lives in Tornado

"The church has always been in the business of saving people, and I’m so glad we did,” Rev. Hoffman of East End Nashville told reporters. The church lost its bell tower and recently-renovated stained glass window.

Ravi Zacharias in ‘severe’ Pain Following Emergency Surgery

Margie Zacharias says her husband, apologist Ravi Zacharias, is recovering at at a “much slower pace” than he had anticipated. Zacharias underwent emergency surgery almost two weeks ago.

The Church Being the Church in Wake of Tennessee Tornadoes

“God is not only a master builder; he really is a master of rebuilding,” says Pastor Phillip Dunn, whose church was significantly damaged in the recent Tennessee tornadoes.

First Major Abortion Case Comes to the New Supreme Court

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court heard the first significant abortion case the court has considered since the appointments of Justices Brett Kavanaugh and Neil Gorsuch.

Asia Bibi Was Chained by Her Neck and Hands in Prison

Despite the torture she endured in her native Pakistan, Asia Bibi says she has “forgiven all those who have trespassed against me.”

OK City to Megachurch: Please Turn Down the Volume

Transformation Church in Bixby, Oklahoma, is facing action from the city if church leaders do not take sufficient measures to tone down the noise created by the church’s worship services.

When the Coronavirus Comes to Church: Are You Prepared?

As the coronavirus continues to spread outside of the epicenter in China, churches in the United States would be wise to prepare for a potential outbreak by educating themselves about coronavirus prevention.

Bill Will Not Stop Church at Planned Parenthood, Says Pastor

Tonight the city council of Spokane, Washington, will vote on a proposed bill that, if passed, would impose limits on the monthly meetings of the church that meets outside the Spokane Planned Parenthood.

Lee Man-hee Accused of Willful Negligence in Coronavirus Spread

Lee Man-hee continues to deny responsibility for the outbreak and says his church is cooperating with the government. If convicted, the 88-year-old self-proclaimed messiah could face up to two years in prison.

Church Leaders Help Restore Iraqi Town Devastated by ISIS

The town of Batnaya, Iraq, has been home to Assyrian Christians for several centuries. But in 2014, ISIS razed the town to the ground in its deranged mission to rid Iraq of Christians.

Israel Could Be ‘Weeks’ from Coronavirus Vaccine

Although the World Health Organization (WHO) has said a coronavirus vaccine could be up to 18 months away, researchers in Israel say they’re “a few weeks” from having a vaccine ready for testing.

Trump’s India Visit Unintentionally Placed Spotlight on Religious Persecution

Although it wasn’t intentional, Trump’s visit has placed a spotlight on the growing violence religious minorities, including Indian Christians, experience in that country.

Barna Study: This Is How Americans Feel About Going to Church

A new Barna study highlights the current attitudes Americans have toward attending church services. The results show, says the group, that "the reputation of the Church (locally and universally) is in question."

10 Creative Ways to Fast for Lent 2020

Today is Ash Wednesday, which means that Christians all over the world are beginning the observance of Lent 2020. If you haven't yet decided what you're going to fast from this year, here are some ideas!

Pastor and Father of 8 Thrills the Voice Judges

A pastor from Mississippi received a four-chair turn from the Voice judges after a soulful performance. The judges opened up about their own experiences growing up and singing in church.

At Challenge from Pastor, Church Pays Off $46.5 Million in Medical Debt

Crossroads Church in Ohio has risen to a challenge from Pastor Brian Tome and paid off $46.5 million in medical debt for 45,000 families.

Company Sued for Firing Atheist, Agnostic Who Refused To Participate in...

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing Aurora Pro Services, a home service and repair company in Greensboro, North Carolina, for firing two employees who refused to participate in Christian prayer meetings.

Adam Wyatt: How To Be a Biblical Patriot, Not a Christian...

Dr. Adam Wyatt joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to talk about how the Bible supports the idea of loving one’s country–but not nationalism–and how pastors can navigate this volatile topic.

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