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UPDATE: Brian Houston Announces Dallas Hillsong Closing After Pastors’ Misuse of Funds

Reed Bogard, pastor of Hillsong Dallas, has announced that he and his wife, Jess, are stepping down as pastors in order to pursue health and to transition into a new season in their lives.
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High Court Halts Calif. Virus Rules Limiting Religious Gatherings in Homes

The Supreme Court is telling California that it can’t enforce coronavirus-related restrictions that have limited home-based religious worship including Bible studies and prayer meetings.

Amy Julia Becker’s Response to the Prayer ‘Please Help Me Hate White People’

Dr. Chanequa Walker-Barnes, a Black Christian woman and professor of theology, recorded in the bestselling book, " A Rhythm of Prayer," goes on, listing all the reasons why it would make sense to hate white people.
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Jackie Hill Perry: Why Does a Good God Allow Suffering and Evil?

Many Christians are uncomfortable with tension when it comes to life's most difficult questions—yet Christianity is full of paradoxes. And the problem of evil is perhaps the most challenging paradox of all.
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Former Desiring God Writer Paul Maxwell Renounces His Christian Faith

Author Paul Maxwell posted on Instagram, "I think it’s important to say that I’m just not a Christian anymore, and it feels really good. I’m really happy...I'm really happy."
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This Is Hate Speech? Church Rally for Biblical Marriage Includes Proud Boys and LGBTQ...

They said it was hate speech. But if this is hate speech, then what can Christians say? Check out what people at the rally sponsored by Rivers of Living Water United Pentecostal Church in Sandy, Oregon, on March 20, 2021, had to say.
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Christian Conference Cuts Antifa Critic From Its Lineup of Speakers

Leaders of the evangelical Christian Q conference have disinvited speaker Andy Ngo, a self-described “independent journalist...who covers antifa and the far-left.” But organizers say it's not for the reasons people think.
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UPDATE: Jonathan Falwell Will Be the New Campus Pastor at Liberty

Liberty University has announced that Jonathan Falwell will replace David Nasser as the campus pastor at the end of the semester.

Texas Faith Leaders Condemn New Election Bills as Jim Crow Dressed Up in a...

Faith leaders in Texas condemned a pair of controversial election bills Wednesday (April 7) working their way through the state Legislature, accusing lawmakers of trying to “dress up Jim and Jane Crow in a tuxedo.”
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OPINION: If a Dr. Seuss Book Offends Us, Why Not Pluck It Out?

Why do many conservative Christians recoil in horror at social-justice-tinged language of “privilege” or systemic racism when our Christian tradition demands that we contend daily with ways we are touched and shaped by evils we did not choose.
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UPDATE: Voddie Baucham’s Quadruple Bypass Surgery Was Successful

Tom Ascol let his followers know on Twitter that Voddie Baucham had a successful quadruple bypass surgery on Tuesday.

Killed by Former NFL Player, Slain South Carolina Doctor Wrote of Faith, Life’s Fragility

Robert Lesslie, the South Carolina physician and author who authorities say was killed, along with four others, by former NFL player Phillip Adams, frequently wrote of the fragility of life and a deep-seated Christian faith.
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‘The Chosen’ Season 2—The Binge-Worthy TV Series Perfect for the Entire Family

Season 2 of The Chosen has finally arrived, and it’s the family-friendly entertainment we’ve all been waiting for.
Tony Perkins Urges Christians to Pray Nation's Capitol Experiences "Chaos, Conflict, and Gridlock"

Tony Perkins Urges Christians to Pray That D.C. Experiences “Chaos, Conflict, and Gridlock”

Tony Perkins prays that President Biden and Vice President Harris would be "confused" and that Washington D.C would experience "conflict" and "gridlock."
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Voddie Baucham: Why Critical Race Theory Is a ‘Looming Catastrophe’

In an interview to discuss his new book, Voddie Baucham explains why he believes critical race theory spells “looming catastrophe” for evangelicalism.
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Released From Prison, Algerian Christian Slimane Bouhafs Persecuted in Tunisia

After Slimane Bouhafs was released from prison in 2018, having served nearly two years for violating Algeria’s blasphemy laws, further persecution drove him to Tunisia.
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Faith in Numbers: Trump Held Steady Among Believers at the Ballot – Why He...

For all the predictions and talk of a slump in support among evangelicals, it appears Donald Trump’s election loss was not at the hands of religious voters.
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Beth Moore Apologizes for Her Role in Elevating Complementarian Theology That Limits Women

Now Beth Moore, arguably the evangelical world’s most famous Bible teacher, has begged forgiveness for supporting the theology of male headship rooted in many evangelical cultures.
John Macarthur Denies Grace Community Church Ever Had a COVID-19 Outbreak

UPDATE: John MacArthur Denies Grace Community Church Ever Had a COVID-19 Outbreak

Pastor John MacArthur defended Grace Community Church from allegations regarding the church of ever having a COVID-19 outbreak that resulted in some congregants dying.
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Alabama Pastor, Wife Await Birth of Rare Conjoined Twins — “We Believe There’s Purpose...

Pastor Dwight Castle and wife, Stephanie, learned not only were they having twins, but indeed they are conjoined. The baby girls, Susannah Jane and Elizabeth Florence, are connected at their chest, down to their belly buttons.
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Study: Multiracial Methodist Churches Draw AND Keep More People Than Their...

Pastor Talbot Davis routinely knocks on doors in the neighborhoods around his Good Shepherd Church. Over time, he realized his congregation did not reflect the growing diversity of the neighborhood.

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LGBTQ and the Church Podcast Series: A Conversation We Need to...

Our latest podcast series, "LGBTQ and the Church," takes on what has already been an important conversation—and it is only growing more urgent that church leaders engage in this discussion with love and wisdom.