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Celebrities Join Evangelicals in END IT Movement to Fight Human Trafficking

“I’m here today to defend the right to pursue happiness...I believe it is incumbent on us as citizens of this nation—as Americans—to bestow that right upon others—upon each other and upon the rest of the world." —Ashton Kutcher

Brave Teen Tackles Harmful Messages Behind Teen Vogue’s ‘Post-Abortion Gift Guide’

Teen Vogue assures readers "The worst part of [an abortion] isn’t the procedure itself (which by the way is completely safe as long as you have access to a good clinic). The worst part is how you’re treated afterwards.”

Megachurch Suspends $1 Million in Contributions to SBC Over Mosque Support, Anti-Trump Comments

Jack Graham, senior pastor of Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano, Texas, and former president of the SBC, says he and his congregation are “concerned about the direction of the Southern Baptist Convention, and feel the need to make some changes in the way we give.”

Barna Report: Pastors Experience Greater Satisfaction in Personal Relationships

96% of married pastors are satisfied with their marriage.

Norma McCorvey: Former Roe v. Wade Poster Woman Turned Pro-Life Advocate Dies at 69

"I'll be serving the Lord and helping women save their babies. I will hold a pro-life position for the rest of my life.” —Norma McCorvey

Muslims at Christian University Granted Space for Prayer Room on Campus

“I think what people hear about Islam is different then what Islam is,” McMurry student Sultan Albogami says.

Virginia and South Dakota Legislatures Acknowledge Porn As ‘Public Health Crisis’

The resolution that passed in South Dakota lists a host of problems (such as sex trafficking) porn creates for individuals and societies.

Hillsong Announces Plans to Launch Church in Israel

"From Jerusalem to the ends of the earth and from the ends of the earth back to Israel." - Brian Houston

World Relief Forced to Lay Off 140+ Employees Due to Trump’s Refugee Ban

Scott Arbeiter, President of World Relief, says not only is the loss of over 140 jobs “deeply troubling”, but additionally the people they are forced to let go "have served diligently and sacrificially—some of them for many years.”

Poll: Evangelicals Most in Favor of Repealing Johnson Amendment

47 percent of evangelicals feel churches should be allowed to “engage in political activity,” while only 34 percent do not agree.

State of the Union: Marriage on the Decline, but Love and Commitment Are Still Valued

Eighty-eight percent of Americans cited love as a “very important reason to get married.” Coming in at a close second at 81 percent was "making a lifelong commitment", while companionship came in at 76 percent.

Sho Baraka Responds to LifeWay Pulling His Album and Explains the Dilemma of the ‘Christian Artist’

“God bless them,” Sho Baraka says of LifeWay retailers after they pulled his album from their shelves.

Chance the Rapper Wows Grammy Audience With Rap Rendition of ‘How Great Is Our God’

The overtly Christian rapper went home with Bast Rap Performance for “No Problem,” Best New Artist and Best Rap Album.

Liberty University Staff and Students Help Discover 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave

"We know of some 300 caves in the area. Our team is planning to return to excavate other caves in the near future,” Dr. Price of Liberty University says.

100+ Evangelical Leaders Appeal to Trump and Pence in Washington Post Ad Over Refugee Ban

"This executive order dramatically reduces the overall number of refugees allowed this year, robbing families of hope and a future. And it could well cost them their lives."

LifeWay Pulls Sho Baraka’s Album Over Controversial Lyrics

“Everyone on both sides wants to censor the person that doesn’t fit their narrative,” Sho Baraka says of LifeWay's decision to pull his album.

Perry Noble Returns to Pulpit 7 Months after Being Fired for Alcohol Abuse

“I don’t want to live the next 1,263 days of my life trying to win the approval of people who never believed in me in the first place.”

Ann Voskamp Among Protestors Outside the National Prayer Breakfast

“I don’t think security negates compassion… We have to be motivated by compassion, not by fear.” —Ann Voskamp

Trump Promises to ‘Totally Destroy’ the Johnson Amendment in National Prayer Breakfast Speech

"I will...allow our representatives of faith to speak freely and without fear of retribution."

Super Bowl Championship Ring Provides ‘New Life’ for 24 Orphans in Thailand

"If I'm going to give anything that's sacrificial and supposed to represent my faith in God, I'd better give my best and what I care about the most.”

Christian Writer Danté Stewart on Expanding ‘Theological Imagination’ to Include the...

In an interview with Religion News Service, Christian writer Danté Stewart discusses his experiences with white evangelicalism, learning to embrace the Black church tradition of his upbringing, and expanding his "theological imagination" to include the Black experience.

Brian Tome: What It Was Like to Pastor Through the ‘Worst...

“You can go through a desert," says Brian Tome, "and not lose your faith and still be used by God, even though you don't feel like you're being used by God.”

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