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Ravi Zacharias Tributes Continue to Pour In

"Ravi was a man of faith who could "rightly handle the word of truth" like few others in our time and he was my friend." - VP Mike Pence

Pastor Todd Tilghman Is the New Winner of ‘The Voice’

Todd Tilghman, a pastor, husband, and father of eight, has just become the new champion on NBC’s 'The Voice.' "Honestly, I’m just really grateful," says Tilghman. "I don’t know another word to say."

Glenn Packiam: Racial Healing Is Not a Sidebar to the Gospel

How can believers—particularly those of us who are white—move toward racial healing in the aftermath of Ahmaud Arbery's killing? Pastor Glenn Packiam shared his perspective on this question in an interview with ChurchLeaders.

This Is What Costi Hinn Wishes Celebrity Pastors Knew

Costi Hinn is concerned his former peers care too much about gaining and keeping followers than they do about preaching the gospel. “Be a real soldier; a real warrior; a real preacher on the front lines who’s willing to lose if it means gaining Christ."

Pastor Detained 7 Months in India Now Home and Undeterred

Despite being detained in India for over seven months, the pastor tells a Nashville TV station that his efforts to help churches and poor children in Asia “will triple.”

Cautious Churches Close Again After Being Open for Several Weeks

Since the two churches reopened, several people affiliated with Holy Ghost Church in Texas and Catoosa Baptist Tabernacle in Georgia have tested positive for COVID-19, prompting each congregation to take the precaution of closing once more.

Pastor Who Laid Hands on Sick Followers Dies of Virus

Pastor Franklin Ndifor from Douala, Cameroon, died less than a week after being diagnosed with COVID-19. The pastor had been praying for and laying hands on followers who were sick, some with the coronavirus.

Ravi Zacharias Is With His Savior Now

"Today my beautiful father is more alive than he has ever been. We thank God for him," Sarah Davis of RZIM writes of her late father. The apologist passed away this morning after a brief fight with cancer.

Remembering Darrin Patrick: Death Does Not Have the Final Say

Greg Surratt has shared a message in remembrance of Darrin Patrick, during which he told part of Patrick’s story and explored what the Bible says about how to respond when we lose a friend.

180 Churchgoers Exposed to COVID-19 by Asymptomatic Member

“I would never with knowledge put anyone in [harm’s] way,” Pastor Jacobsen writes. “I am fully aware that some people may not understand that it is essential for our church to be together in community.”

Top Military Chaplain Facing Disciplinary Measures Over John Piper’s Book…Piper Responds to Complaints

“The book, pushing the belief that the Coronavirus is God’s judgment,...singles out, among other things, ‘the sin of homosexual intercourse’ as deserving ‘due penalty.’"

Tony Spell: Church Will Comply With Orders When ‘they sell popsicles in hell’

While Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has moved the state into phase one of its reopening strategy, allowing churches to operate at 25% of their capacity, Pastor Tony Spell is digging in his heels.

Mission Aviation Fellowship Mourns Loss of Joyce Lin

Joyce Lin, a pilot with Mission Aviation Fellowship, died on May 12 while transporting school supplies and COVID-19 rapid test kits to a remote village in Indonesia.

Vice President Pence Asks Americans to Pray that God Will ‘Heal This Land’

At the National Prayer Breakfast, Mike Pence prayed for God to "heal this land." Pence said we should pray in faith, knowing that "throughout every challenging hour in the history of this nation" God has been with us.

This Is Why Choirs Might Need to Stay Silent for a While

A CDC study on a chorale group in Washington state where an alarming 87% of members became sick and two died after two rehearsals holds a cautionary tale for churches hoping to restart their choirs.

Faith Influencers Team Up to Give Class of 2020 a Special Send-Off

The class of 2020 will not get to experience a normal high school graduation, but various Christian leaders, speakers, and artists—including TobyMac—are teaming up to give this year's graduating class a proper send-off.

Here’s the Song That’s the Christian Anthem of Today for Millions of People Around the World

When a group from Elevation Church sat down to write "The Blessing", they probably didn't anticipate how important the song would be in a time of isolation and sheltering-in-place.

Not All Christians Believe Bill Gates Is the Anti-Christ (and Other End-Time Theories)

Christians are definitely drawn to doomsday theories because a central teaching in the Bible is that Christ will someday return to Earth in a doomsday setting. However, not all Christians believe Bill Gates is the anti-Christ.

Faith Leaders Ask Congress for Protection from ‘Swarm of Lawsuits’

Three hundred faith leaders backed by legal non-profit First Liberty Institute have sent a letter to Congress. The leaders are requesting protection from lawsuits that could arise simply because they are trying to help people.

Chosen by God? Faithful Who Believe in ‘Trump the Anointed’ on the Rise

A new survey reveals regular church attenders have experienced a dramatic increase in their beliefs that Donald Trump was chosen by God to lead the nation.

Mark Yarhouse: How Pastors Can Address Gender Identity With Compassion, Civility,...

Dr. Mark Yarhouse joins “The Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast” to talk about how pastors can engage people in the area of gender identity with wisdom and compassion while holding to their convictions.

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