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Tammie Jo Shults

Southwest’s Tammie Jo Shults: Hero, Pilot and Christian

Tammie Jo Shults is likely to become a household name after she managed to keep her cool and successfully land a Southwest Airlines plane...
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Remembering the Wit and Candor of Barbara Bush

Never one to hide what was on her mind, several Barbara Bush quotes will be remembered for a long time.
Barbara Bush

Former First Lady Barbara Bush—Known for Her Faith—Dies at 92

Barbara Bush, wife of former President George H.W. Bush and mother of former President George W. Bush, has died at the age of 92. A...

A New Fissure in the Evangelical Movement

About 50 prominent evangelical leaders are attending an invitation-only gathering this week at Wheaton College to discuss the future of evangelicalism—more specifically, the condition of the movement and the divide that resulted from the election of President Donald Trump.
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David Platt Asks: Why Is T4G ‘So White’?

David Platt asks a very pertinent question in his message at the T4G conference this year. “I don’t want to presume there are easy answers here,” Platt said gravely.
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Jimmy Carter on the Progress of the Evangelical Church

You could say that former President Jimmy Carter has been on the cutting edge of progress for much of his life. This includes his...
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Christian Metal Has Lost a Band. And the Church a Brother

When Underoath returned following a hiatus, the Christian Metal band announced it no longer identifies as a Christian band, and singer Spencer Chamberlain says he is no longer a Christian.
Christians in the Middle East

Arabs Are Looking to the Heavens to Find the Gospel

Evangelism can be difficult and dangerous for Christians in the Middle East, but Christian ministries are finding a new way to deliver the gospel. And people there are responding.
Sex Trafficking

The Big Win in the War Against Sex Trafficking You Didn’t Hear About

President Trumps signs bipartisan bill into law that lets state law enforcement officials pursue websites that knowingly host sex trafficking content and allow victims to sue such sites for damages.
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Students Protest the Killing of a Fourth of Their Generation

Pro-life students from hundreds of high schools and colleges across America participated in the National Pro-Life Walkout to protest abortion in the U.S. Event organizers also called for the defunding of Planned Parenthood.
Bill Hybels' Accusers

Bill Hybels’ Accusers Are Not Ready to Move On

Following Bill Hybels’ announcement that he would be resigning from his position at Willow Creek months before his previously intended retirement date in October,...
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Baby Gets Second Chance at Life Thanks to Baby Box

For the second time in five months, an infant was left in a baby box at a volunteer fire station near Michigan City, Indiana. Firefighters named her "Baby Grace."
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Bill Hybels Announces Resignation, Cites ‘harmful accusations’

Bill Hybels, founder and leader of Willow Creek Church in South Barrington, Illinois, announced he is accelerating the date of planned retirement from October...
Shane Claiborne

Jerry Falwell Jr, Shane Claiborne, and the State of Our Disunion

It started with a group of students wanting to pray with a well-known Christian author on Liberty’s campus. It turned into a protest/revival featuring...
women and religion

Researchers Answer: Why Are Women More Religious?

When it comes to women and religion, studies show religion is more important to women and they are more certain God exists and that the Bible is the word of God than men.
Robert Morris

Update: Robert Morris Out of Hospital

Gateway Church Pastor Robert Morris is resting comfortably after surgeons were able to stop bleeding following complications from surgery last Monday.
Christianity in Africa

Meet the Man Making Money Off Christianity in Africa

Prosperity teaching is an unwelcome guest that is hurting Christianity in Africa. An example from Ghana shows the harm being done.
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5,000 Families Relieved of Medical Debt Thanks to Texas Church

On Easter Sunday, Covenant Church donated $100,000 to the charity RIP Medical Debt, a debt collector now specializing in debt forgiveness. The donation helped almost 5,000 families eliminate their medical debt.
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This Is Your Brain on Marijuana: What to Tell Teens

Researchers are finding that marijuana effects on the brain are serious. A study from the University of Maryland School of Medicine found teenagers who regularly smoke cannabis suffer long lasting brain damage and are in much greater danger of developing schizophrenia.
Christians in China

You Can’t Buy the Bible Online in China Right Now

Just moments after the Chinese government pledged to protect religious freedom, Christians in China discovered they could no longer purchase Bibles online. Searches on...

Latest News

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dead at 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday September 18, 2020 at the age of 87. Her death came as a result of complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer.

New Podcasts

Kaitlyn Schiess: Do You Believe One of These 4 False Gospels?

"Politics is not just about policies and leaders," says Kaitlyn Schiess. "It's about the direction of our spiritual formation."