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Jim Caviezel to Students: ‘Be saints. You weren’t made to fit in.’

Jim Caviezel gives a rousing speech to students in Chicago, encouraging them to be bold in their faith.
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These Christian Movies Did the Best at the Box Office in 2017

A rundown of the top 10 Christian films of 2017.
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Mennonite Church Schism: What You Need to Know

The largest conference of churches in the Mennonite Church USA have left the denomination over loosening views on homosexuality.
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10 Christians Dead in Egypt After Yet Another Church Attack

At least 10 are dead after yet another attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt.
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The 12 Most Read Articles for ChurchLeaders in 2017

2017 has come and gone, but not without leaving a mark. Here's a look back at the 12 most viewed articles on ChurchLeaders.com.
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Tim Keller on What It Means to Be an Evangelical

Could the latest friction within the Evangelical movement that Tim Keller writes about not be a harbinger of death for evangelicalism but the lifeblood on which it thrives?
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Ben Carson’s Powerful Prayer Before the Passing of the Tax Bill

Ben Carson prays to begin President Trump's weekly cabinet meeting in a call for unity.
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Google’s ‘Year in Search 2017’: the World Searches for Solutions

Hopefully this short video will compel you even more to proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ to a world so desperately searching for fulfillment.
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R.C. Sproul: Defender of the Evangelical Faith

Many pay tribute to R.C. Sproul and remember his influence on evangelicalism.
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Christmas: Not a Time of Peace in the Middle East

For Middle East Christians, Christmas is an even more dangerous time of year.
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New Christmas Video Has Over 16 Million Views…Already!

What makes this Christmas video so special? We think it's the message of the lyrics.
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This Church Took ‘enlarge the place of your tent’ Literally

This church wants to reach the community by building it themselves.
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Johnson Amendment Remains—Will Your Preaching Be Affected?

The parliamentarian determined the inclusion of the Johnson Amendment repeal did not meet Senate rules that require elements of the tax bill to have something to do with the budget.
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This Verse Is the Most Popular Bible Verse the World Over

YouVersion has announced the most popular Bible verse for 2017.
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Conservatives Call Out Facebook, YouTube for Censoring

Religious groups say Facebook and YouTube are censoring religious speech. They want Congress to investigate.
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Al Mohler: This Is the Lord’s—Not the Pope’s—Prayer

Pope Francis says the Lord's Prayer is misleading, but evangelicals say his solution creates more problems.
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Three Dallas Cowboys Are Baptized—Their Video and Faith Goes Viral

Three Dallas Cowboys players were baptized by the team's chaplain December 6 and the video has gone viral with 5.1 million views (so far) and 71,417 shares after Jonathan Evans posted the video on Facebook.
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Grandson Will on Playing Billy Graham in Upcoming Film

Will Graham, grandson of Billy Graham, called it a privilege to portray his grandfather on the silver screen.
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Breaking News: How Church Leaders Are Protecting Against an Active Shooter

Church leaders have been active protecting their flocks against an active shooter in the last month since the Nov. 5 shooting at First Baptist Church...
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Director of INCM Resigns over Satirical Site Scandal

A satirical site scandal reveals a long-standing feud between two groups that work in children's ministry.
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Dr. Kent Brantly was treating patients in 2014 in Liberia when he contracted ebola. After a harrowing journey to healing, Brantly and his family are heading back to Africa as a new outbreak threatens the continent.

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“I think Christians sit on the sidelines of a lot of conversations," says Craig Gross. Craig's latest venture is a Christian cannabis website, and this week on our podcast, he talks about his personal journey with using marijuana and why it's important for Christians not to be afraid of this topic.