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Church Shoppers Look for Quality Sermons Above All * Anti-ISIS Billboards * A New Earth-Like Planet

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“Orlando Health has not sent any hospital or medical bills directly to Pulse patients and we don’t intend to pursue reimbursement of medical costs from them.”

Sabrina Childress, a spokeswoman for Orlando Health, on the announcement that victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting will not be charged for medical treatment.


What Smart Leaders Need to Know Today

 


What’s at the top of the list for 83 percent of church shoppers?

Quality preaching.

What comes next? Preaching was followed by clergy and lay leaders who make them feel welcome (79 percent) and an appealing style of service (74 percent), according to a new Pew Research Study.


Cop gets kicked out of Red Cross tent in Louisiana for praying.

Clay Higgins, a law enforcement officer, stopped by a Red Cross shelter in Lafayette, Louisiana to pray with flood victims, but shortly after he arrived he was asked to leave.

Higgins says a volunteer pulled him aside and said the Red Cross had an issue with him. When Higgins asked what the problem was, the volunteer looked down at his Bible and said, “They have a problem with that.”


New anti-ISIS billboards…made by Muslims.

If you drive through Chicago or Phoenix, you might see a simple black billboard that reads “Hey ISIS, You suck!!! From: #ActualMuslims.”

“Our neighbors don’t realize that Muslims are absolutely opposed to ISIS. ISIS actually kills more Muslims than anybody else,” says Imam Malik Mujahid, the creative leader behind the billboards. Mujahid adds, “KKK was defeated by good Christians. ISIS needs to be defeated by good Muslims.


Hello? Anyone out there?

In a recent discovery, scientists found an earth-like planet that appears to be circling the star closest to the sun. Some media outlets are highlighting this find as a chance to, potentially, find out if life exists in other parts of the universe.

“The key question of our initiative was whether there were potentially life-bearing planets orbiting these stars. We know now there is at least one planet with some characteristics similar to the Earth,” said Pete Worden, a former top NASA manager.


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Megan Briggs is a writer and editor for churchleaders.com. Her experience in ministry, an extensive amount of which was garnered overseas, gives her a unique perspective on the global church. She has the longsuffering and altruistic nature of foreign friends and missionaries to humbly thank for this experience. Megan is passionate about seeking and proclaiming the truth. When she’s not writing, Megan likes to explore God’s magnificent creation.