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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...
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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...
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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.
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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...
Russell Moore

Russell Moore: Evangelicals Honor MLK Because He’s Dead

Russell Moore says it is easy to honor prophets when they are no longer alive to challenge your social order.
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2018 Easter in Mosul: ISIL Is Gone, Christians Are Back

For the first time since 2014, Christians in Northern Iraq were able to celebrate Easter in Mosul without a significant fear that they would be killed.  
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Miracle Michigan Basketball Player Is Happy to Sit on the Sidelines

Austin Hatch survived two plane crashes as a teenager. The odds of him being alive to watch his team in the Final Four is 1 in 11 quadrillion and 560 trillion.
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Ever Heard of the ‘Great Commission’? 51% of Churchgoers Say No

More than half of churchgoers don't know what the "Great Commission" is. Only 17 percent say they know it means spreading the Gospel.
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Churches’ Easter Outreach Idea Inspired by Jesus’ Miracle

A network of churches are using the story of Jesus feeding the 5,000 people with just two fish and five loaves of bread as inspiration to feed the hungry near them.
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Salvation Army Opens Nonprofit Supermarket in Baltimore

The Salvation Army has opened its first-ever supermarket in Baltimore, Maryland. The 7,000-square-foot space provides everything you would expect at a supermarket—with substantial savings...
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Turkey Declares American Pastor a Terrorist

Religious persecution in Turkey is growing as court case against American pastor Andrew Brunson equates evangelism with terrorism.
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Mayor Calls for Crackdown on Sanctuary Church

Springfield Massachusetts Mayor Domenic J. Sarno threatens church and is seeking to strip its tax-exempt status for housing undocumented immigrant.
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WATCH: Actor Mario Lopez Is Baptized in the Jordan River, Professes Faith in Jesus

"This is awesome! Wow! Just got baptized in the Jordan River. Hallelujah!”
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Christian Colleges and LGBT Issues: Financial Trouble on the Horizon?

Could Title IX kill many of America’s Christian colleges?  It is a question that has the attention of many Christian educators.
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SBC’s CEO of Executive Committee Resigns Over Moral Failure

Frank Page, the Southern Baptist Convention's CEO of the Executive Committee, resigned from his position on March 27, 2018 over "a morally inappropriate relationship...

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Dr. Tony Evans: Critical Race Theory? God Is Calling Us to...

In a recent sermon to his Dallas congregation, Dr. Tony Evans proposed a biblical alternative to critical race theory, saying Christ has set new rules and made us new people.

New Podcasts

Doug Logan: Why True Racial Reconciliation Has to Start With Jesus

“I like to frame up the conversation about racial reconciliation with just reconciliation," says Dr. Doug Logan, Jr., "because that's what we've been given.”