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Francis Chan Says He Was ‘Too Quick to Label People as False Teachers’ in the Past, Calls Christians to Unity

The last two years have been marked by deep division on a number of fronts, both inside and outside the church. It is at this cultural moment that Francis Chan has an important message for Christians: church unity is not optional.

Romanian Man Visits American Pastor Who Led Him to Faith 30 Years Earlier

Paul Brown went on a mission trip to Romania almost 30 years ago. Last month, a Romanian man whom Brown led to faith in Christ on that trip paid him and his family a surprise visit.

Religious Liberty, Life Top ERLC’s 2022 Public Policy Agenda

Religious freedom and human dignity again lead the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission’s public policy priorities in 2022, the Southern Baptist entity announced Thursday (Jan. 13).

Martin Luther King’s Last Full Year of Life: Protest, Praise, Ire, Incarceration

While Martin Luther King Jr. Day is mostly commemorated with quotes and clips of King’s 1963 “I Have a Dream” speech, some of the most important moments of King’s work came later, as he turned his attention from civil rights to poverty and the Vietnam War.

Faith-Healer Todd White has a Serious Heart Condition Resulting From a Virus

Last week, prosperity preacher and faith healer Todd White shared that he is suffering from a heart condition, which caused the left side of his heart to only pump at 20 percent capacity.

Judge Dismisses Challenge to Connecticut Law Ending Religious Vaccine Exemption

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging a law passed last year that eliminated Connecticut's long-standing religious exemption from childhood immunization requirements for schools, colleges and day care facilities.

Pastor Discovers After 15 Years That His Long-Lost Bible Helped Someone Find Jesus

About 15 years ago, Pastor Paul Daugherty lost the “old messy scribbled-in Bible” he’d used throughout middle and high school. Last weekend, a man named Clayton returned it and told Daugherty that God had used that Bible to change his life.

Influential Assemblies of God Leader George O. Wood Passes Away

Wood will be remembered for his service in the Assemblies of God denomination, which experienced tremendous growth both in numbers and in diversity under his leadership.

Sean Feucht Says HarperCollins Cancelled New Book Because of His Political Views

Worship leader Sean Feucht announced this week that HarperCollins cancelled his upcoming book deal. Feucht alleged that the cancellation was because of his Christian beliefs and political views.

Court Dismisses Louisiana Pastor’s Virus Restrictions Suit

Pastor Tony Spell's lawsuit over Gov. John Bel Edwards’ past COVID-19 restrictions on public gatherings was rejected for a second time Wednesday by a federal judge.

New Mexico Church Official Urges Nuclear Disarmament Talks

Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester says now is the time to rejuvenate and sustain a global conversation about the need for nuclear disarmament and how to develop ways to avoid a new nuclear arms race.

Scholar: America Is Still Reacting to the Religious Right, in More Ways Than One

A religion scholar believes major trends in religion and politics can be traced back to the rise of the religious right in the 1990s, a sea change moment that set in motion an array of phenomena ranging from an uptick in religious disaffiliation to the radicalization of some Christian conservatives.

Are Some Evangelicals Taking John MacArthur’s Religious Liberty Comments out of Context?

John MacArthur recently came under criticism for comments he made about religious liberty, which he referred to as “nonsense.” The Daily Wire wrote that the clip was edited and the remarks were then taken out of context. Do they have a point?

‘Sinful,’ ‘Shameful’—Voddie Baucham Critiques SBC ‘Awokening,’ Says He Never Left Denomination

Voddie Baucham revealed that he is still part of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) in an interview where he called recent developments within the SBC “sinful,” “shameful,” and “scandalous.” 

Anne Graham Lotz Asking Christians to ‘Please Pray’ After Her Daughter Suffers Two Heart Attacks

Ann Graham Lotz, Christian author and daughter of the late Billy and Ruth Graham, asked her followers on social media to pray for her daughter, Rachel-Ruth, earlier this week.

Moody Publishers Launches New Online Resource ‘BibleToLife’

Moody Publishers has launched a new digital resource designed to support and expand on their print publishing resources called Bibletolife.com.

Noem to Push Abortion Ban After 6 Weeks, Conservative Vision

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Tuesday said she would push legislation to ban abortions after six weeks of pregnancy, as she laid out a sharply conservative list of priorities to start the state's legislative session.

Hundreds Sign Petition Asking ACNA for ‘Survivor-Centric’ Abuse Investigation

More than 350 people have signed a petition calling the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA) to honor abuse survivors’ wishes regarding an investigation into the handling of abuse allegations.

Judge Allows Lawsuit Against David Platt, McLean Bible Church to Move Forward

In December, a judge rejected a motion by McLean Bible Church to dismiss the lawsuit, “arguing that the First Amendment bars courts from considering church disputes.”

‘Please Don’t Give Up’—Rick and Kay Warren Share Encouragement for Pastors Who Want to Resign

Rick and Kay Warren share words of encouragement and practical advice they believe is important in order for ministry leaders to continue persevering through the many challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

‘Redeeming Love’ Movie Releases—But Should Christians Go See It?

The film, “Redeeming Love,” based on the Christian novel of the same name, released today in theaters. Author Francine Rivers says her story demonstrates “the pursuing love that God shows to His people,” but Christian author Phylicia Masonheimer believes it could be "enormous stumbling block" for some.

Jackie Hill Perry: Why We Have the Wrong Idea About God’s...

Jackie Hill Perry joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share why the holiness of God is far more beautiful than we often think it is.

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