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The Subtle Schism Forming in the Southern Baptist Church

Just about everyone involved agrees there is a schism to some degree among Southern Baptist churches, but nailing down what is at the heart of the divide is harder to pin down.

Accusers to Willow Creek: No Reconciliation Without Repentance

Betty Schmidt, who served as an elder at Willow Creek Church for over 30 years, says she will not participate in efforts at reconciliation...

Millennials, Women Driving LGBT Growth in US

The percentage of Americans who identify as LGBT continues to increase and is now at its highest point since Gallup began tracking the group in 2012.   

She Raised the Alarm. Hollywood Actually Listened This Time

A Hollywood movie studio is taking its already released movie “Show Dogs” back to the editing room after For Every Mom writer Jenny Rapson criticized the movie for grooming children for sex abuse.

SBC Splits With D.C. Convention Over Lesbian Pastors

Calvary Baptist Church in Washington, D.C., voted in favor of installing lesbian pastors Maria Swearingen and Sally Sarratt as co-pastors in January 2017, which sparked the controversy.

Paige Patterson Out as Head of SWBTS

Paige Patterson has been under fire over allegations that he once counseled women who suffered marital abuse to pray for their husbands. The Washington Post on Tuesday also reported an incident in which Patterson allegedly told a woman who said she had been raped to forgive her assailant rather than report the incident to police.

UPDATE: Paige Patterson Named President Emeritus After Woman Claims He Silenced Her Disclosure of Rape

UPDATE May 23, 2018 The Baptist Press reported early this morning that a Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary board of trustees meeting that lasted until 3...

More Changes Ahead for the Boy Scouts

Leadership of the Boy Scouts has mandated that condoms be “readily and easily accessible” and alcohol be allowed in designated areas for next year’s Boy Scout Jamboree.

Is a Religious War Looming in Nigeria?

After weeks of negotiations with the government, the terrorists released 107 of the 113 originally abducted. Only Leah Sharibu remains in the hands of the terrorists. She was reportedly kept because she refused to renounce her Christian faith.

Billy Graham’s Will: One Last Sermon

Billy Graham's will has been filed publicly, and in addition to the typical legal jargon for dividing up assets and designating executors, the evangelist used it to point his family and the world to Jesus Christ.

Bishop Michael Curry: Love Could Bring Heaven to Earth

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle invited American Episcopal Bishop Michael Curry to deliver the sermon at their wedding on Saturday, May 19, 2018. With...

10 Nazarene Pastors and Their Wives Killed in Cuban Air Crash

The couples were returning home to the church's Cuba East District from a minister and spouses' retreat when the Cuban air crash took their lives.

Not Every Christians Feels Responsible to Share the Gospel

A new Barna poll finds that over the past 25 years a growing percentage of Christians believe sharing the gospel is optional. And it appears one of the biggest factors in a decision to share the gospel is the cultural belief that telling someone Jesus Christ died for their sins is judgmental.

Episcopal Church Dumps ‘Husband and Wife’ for ‘Two People’

In an effort to become more gay-friendly, the Episcopal Church in the United States has decided to scrub the words "husband" and "wife" from Episcopal wedding ceremonies.

What You Need to Know About Trump’s Plan to Cut Planned Parenthood Funding

The administration's proposal is designed to update regulations to ensure Planned Parenthood's funding doesn't come from taxpayers where the money is used for programs where abortion is part of family planning.

UPDATE: 10 Fatalities at Santa Fe High School in Texas

Update Police have confirmed nine students and one adult have died. The suspect is 17-year-old Dimitrios Patgourtzis, a student at Santa Fe High School. Officials say...

This Church Is Spreading the Gospel With Food

The Vineyard Ministries in Hampton, Virginia has opened a non-profit grocery store. Originally intended to help its members, last year the church opened the...

This Christian Man Built a Mosque for the Most Kind Reason

In a gesture of religious tolerance, Saji Cheriyan built a mosque after watching his workers take taxis to one several miles away.

The Men in the Orange Jumpsuits Finally Return Home for Burial

The bodies of 20 Coptic martyrs who were beheaded by Islamic State terror group militants in February 2015 were finally laid to rest in Egypt's Minya province, more than three years after they were kidnapped.

Are Facebook and Google Meddling in the Irish Abortion Vote?

Google and Facebook have placed severe restrictions on groups giving to Ireland's Save the 8th campaign ahead of this month's abortion referendum.

‘Jesus Christ Is the Only Way’—Disney Star Joshua Bassett Shares His...

Joshua Bassett, one of the stars of Disney’s “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,” has put his trust in Jesus, according to one of his recent tweets and comments he made in his Instagram stories.

Dallas Jenkins on Why ‘The Chosen’ Is Not ‘Adding to Scripture’

Dallas Jenkins joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to explain the principles that guide how “The Chosen” is created and why he believes “God has his hand” on the show.

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