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Hope for CA Churches: Justices Order Review of Virus Rules

The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered a lower federal court to reexamine California restrictions on indoor religious services in areas hard hit by the coronavirus in light of the justices' recent ruling in favor of churches and synagogues in New York.
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Southern Baptist Seminary Presidents Nix Critical Race Theory

Southern Baptist seminary presidents have taken up a hot culture war issue in a recent statement, saying “critical race theory” is incompatible with the denomination’s central statement of faith.
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OK Governor Calls for Day of Prayer Thursday as Virus Surges

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As the coronavirus surges in Oklahoma, nearing 200,000 total cases on Tuesday, Gov. Kevin Stitt declared Thursday a day of...
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Members of Bethel Church Taken in $35 Million ‘Ponzi Scheme’

An attendee of Bethel Church in Redding, California has been arrested for concocting a “ponzi scheme” which swindled investors out of $35 million. Some of the investors were also members of Bethel Church. 
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Francis Chan: If You Find Giving to the Needy Difficult, Consider This

If it is not easy for you to be generous with your money, says Francis Chan, the answer is not to make yourself give more.
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2020’s Live Nativity at the Capital Featured Scripture and Face Masks

Though the event looked a bit different this year, Faith & Liberty D.C. continued its annual pre-Christmas celebration of hosting a live nativity in America’s capital.
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An Astonishing 99% of Conservative Christians Showed Up to Vote This Year (for Trump)

A new survey has found that conservative Christians not only showed up to vote at a greater rate than any other demographic in the U.S., they also supported President Trump nearly unanimously.
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There Is Now an Audio Version of the Bible Read Exclusively by Women

The audio version of the Bible read entirely by women is the brainchild of Ann White, founder and executive director of Courage For Life, and came about because of her work with female inmates. 
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Archaeologist Believes He Has Found Jesus’ Boyhood Home

A British archaeologists believes he has uncovered the home Jesus lived in with his parents, Mary and Joseph, in Nazareth, Israel.
Skid Row

Sean Feucht Aims for Azusa Street Revival Reboot; Homeless Advocates Worry

Christian musician Sean Feucht has plans to bring his outdoor “worship protest” tour to downtown Los Angeles on New Year’s Eve at a site near the local homeless community of Skid Row.
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Voice of the Martyrs Korea Leader Is Facing Charges for Bible Smuggling

Rev. Eric Foley, the CEO of Voice of the Martyrs Korea, is facing criminal charges from authorities in South Korea for smuggling the Bible into North Korea through “balloon launches."
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Police Block Churches in CA Province With 40% COVID Positivity Rate From Meeting

Although even drive-in services are now outlawed in Manitoba Province, Church of God Restoration met again yesterday, in a parking lot.
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Christian Starbucks Employee Fired for Refusing to Wear Company ‘Pride’ Shirt

A Christian Starbucks employee from New Jersey claims having to wear the company's Pride shirt would be “tantamount to forced speech” because her definition of marriage is defined by the Bible.
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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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Supreme Court Sides With Churches in NY; Blocks COVID Restrictions

On Wednesday November 25, 2020 the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 in favor of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn and two Orthodox Jewish congregations, thereby blocking Governor Andrew Cuomo’s coronavirus restrictions that only allowed a maximum of 10 people for worship services.
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Explainer: What You Need to Know About the COVID Vaccine and Fetal Tissue

What role does fetal tissue play in the development of new vaccines such as the ones developed to protect against COVID-19?
worship in person

Biden Indicates He Is For In-Person Worship, If Done ‘Safely’

President-elect Joe Biden says Americans should be allowed to worship in person “safely” during the ongoing pandemic.
state of the bible

Study Shows How ‘COVID-19 World’ Impacts Bible Engagement…and It’s Not Good

Research from Barna and the American Bible Society for the "State of the Bible 2020” has found that Americans’ engagement with Scripture has suffered significantly over the course of the pandemic.
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.
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CA Churches May Not Have to Convert to ‘Family Friendly’ Strip...

After a California judge ruled strip clubs could remain open during the pandemic, some church leaders defying lockdown orders jokingly said they would convert their churches to family friendly strip clubs. Now, however, they may not have to be so witty after a big SCOTUS win.

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Darryl Strawberry: The Enemy Is After Pastors…So Are You Being Discipled?

"Standing in the pulpit is nothing to play with," says former Major League Baseball player Darryl Strawberry. "The devil will put a choke hold on you. He will strangle you if you're not equipped. I learned that early when I got into ministry."