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Coptic Church Christians Egypt

Emerging Details of Bus Attack That Claimed 29 Lives Point to Martyr-Like Faith of...

"If Egypt falls, so will the rest of the world,” Egyptian President Sisi says.
Egypt Coptic Christians

29 Christians in Egypt Killed by Gunmen on their Way to Worship

On Friday, May 26, 2017, a bus carrying Coptic Christians to St. Samuel the Confessor Monastery came under fire.
Millennials Barna

According to Barna Research, Millennials Aren’t to Blame for New Age Philosophies Creeping Into...

“What stood out most to us was how stark the shift was between the Boomer and Gen-Xer generations."
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Anti-Porn’s Latest (Unlikely) Spokesperson: Comedian Chris Rock

Explaining what went wrong with his marriage, Chris Rock references his three affairs, an inability to communicate and…an addiction to pornography.
pro-life

The Way This Pregnant Teen Was Treated at Christian School Points to a Problem...

“Honestly, that makes me feel like maybe the abortion would have been better. Then they would have just forgiven me, rather than deal with this visible consequence.”
Lecrae Rap

Lecrae on Rap: Is It a Cancer or a Cure?

Perhaps rap music, for those of us who are Church Leaders, can serve as a window into a marginalized culture the evangelical church has traditionally seen as a villain.
Parents on Mission prison

‘Parents on Mission’ Program Seeks to Break Cycle of Sin and ‘Criminality’ in Families...

“I love her with a full heart. I don’t want my daughter to be in here,” inmate Charles Sachaeffer says.
Church Signs

These Church Signs Will Slay You (in the Spirit)

"It's lent. Get your ash in church."
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SBC Takes Another Step Toward Shaking Its Racist Legacy with Nomination of H.B. Charles...

"We really are brothers in a fraternity. Our convention is very diverse. This will help show how diverse we really are."
Ravi Zacharias Millennials

Ravi Zacharias: Millennials Have Abandoned the Church and Christian Sexual Ethics to Seek Answers...

Millennials "have come to the conclusion that there are no answers anywhere.”
Trump Liberty Convocation

Trump at Liberty: ‘In America we don’t worship government; we worship God’—Credits God and...

“I want to thank you because boy did you come out and vote... Boy oh boy—you voted!"
Faith-Based Film

‘Generational Sins’ Pushes the Envelope With Profanity and Grit

"We live in an R-rated world, and covering up the darkness won't bring it into the light."
Religious Liberties

Faith-Healing Related Deaths of Children Begs the Question: Where Do We Draw the Line...

"All I see is an aggressive campaign against Christianity in general, it's amazing to me in this day and age where Muslims get soft pedaled and Christians are under attack. It just blows my mind.”
Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar: The Conflicted Sometimes-Prophet

"Our God is a loving God. Yes. He's a merciful God. Yes. But he's even more so a God of DISCIPLE. OBEDIENCE. A JEALOUS God."
Hate Crimes

Religious Hate Crimes on the Rise: Justice Department Testimonies Cite Inflammatory Election Campaign Rhetoric...

There has been a 23 percent rise in hate crimes against people based on their religion, "including a 67 percent rise in anti-Muslim hate crimes and a 9 percent rise in anti-Jewish hate crimes” from 2014 to 2015.
North Korea

Kim Jong-un’s Hostile Regime Arrests Fourth U.S. Citizen—and Christian—as Tensions Mount

It is highly possible the two professors were arrested for any work they were doing outside of the university that could have been perceived as having an agenda to proselytize North Korean citizens.
Teen suicide

Number of Teens and Children Admitted to Hospital Due to Suicide Attempts Doubled in...

New research indicates the rates of children discharged from the hospital with a diagnosis of suicidality or serious self-harm rose from 0.67 percent in 2008 to 1.79 percent in 2015.
Bible reading

Americans Like the Bible—They Just Don’t Read It

"Those with evangelical beliefs are more likely (49 percent) to read a little bit each day than those without evangelical beliefs (16 percent). Protestants (36 percent) are more likely to read every day than Catholics (17 percent)."
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Trump Uses National Day of Prayer to Launch Religious Freedom Executive Order

Trump held a special ceremony in the Rose Garden at the White House to sign an executive order on religious freedom and “reaffirm the vital role that people of faith and institutions play in our nation.”
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‘Peeing Pastor’ Hunt Comes to an End

The Rev. Danny Chalmers of Catch the Fire Church in Durham, North Carolina has been identified as the “well-known pastor” charged with disorderly conduct for allegedly urinating on a fellow passenger on a flight to Detroit.

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Ed Stetzer: How to Pastor People in an Age of Outrage

It's hard to pastor Christians in the age of outrage. In a time of bitter arguments and divisiveness, Ed Stetzer offers leaders a thoughtful way to approach the hot-button issues of the day.