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    “The Resurrection of Gavin Stone” Examines Welcoming and Judgement

    Does your church welcome newcomers openly and without judgement? Do you? Have you ever felt like a fish out of water trying to find your way when you go to a new church? Those are some of the questions raised by “The Resurrection of Gavin Stone” opening in theaters this Friday, January 20th. This new […]

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    Who Will Be Preaching at Trump’s Inauguration Ceremony?

    Donald Trump has recruited the biggest, most diverse lineup of clergy to pray him into office since Ronald Reagan. The upcoming inauguration ceremony, Jan. 20, 2017, will feature both religious leaders who are friends and supporters of Trump as well as some religious leaders who have been less enthusiastic, even critical of the president-elect. Here’s […]

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    2016: One Christian Martyred Every 6 Minutes

    In 2016 one Christian was martyred every six minutes. That’s almost 90,000 Christians who died for their faith last year. That’s the recent findings of the Italian research group, CESNUR, the Centre for Studies on New Religions. CESNUR is set to publish the full report next month, but that was the sobering report given by […]

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    No Malice Documentary Comes To Netflix

    Check out Netflix lately? “The End of Malice”, the 2016 documentary charting the course of Gene Elliott Thornton Jr.’s transition from rapper Malice to born-again Christian, No Malice has just become available. Thornton and brother/hip-hop mogul Pusha T made up the rap duo Clipse and were proteges of producer Pharell. They became known for lyrics […]

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    10 Times Church Signs Made You Do A Double-take

    1. When you need a Plan B   2. When it sounds like a plan   3. When you need to read it a couple times   4. When you’re allergic to nuts   5. When you’re texting and driving   6. When it makes perfect sense   7. When you know you’ve found your […]

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    Pastor David Grisham REALLY wants to talk to your kids about Santa

    Merry Christmas. There’s no debate that Jesus is the reason for this season. The debate comes when you start talking about the role Santa Claus plays in our Chiristmas holiday and how that impacts Christian families. How do you keep the focus on Jesus while dealing with the presence of Santa? Do you tell your […]

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    5 Pastors In America With Insane Net Worths

    The amount of megachurches in the United States has increased as well as the attendance in these churches. The heads of these churches and ministries are expected to be paid an income, however many receive far more than your traditional pastor’s salary. The net worth of certain pastors is well above $5 million. Many of […]

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    Compassion International Is Being Forced Out Of India

    The persecution of Christians has never been more prevalent around the world than it is now. Compassion International, a Christian charity that allows people to sponsor children around the world says they are facing pulling out of India. The cause for this is that the Indian government is no longer allowing them to transfer money […]

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    Will this town be the first porn-free city in the world?

    Welcome to Toowoomba. If city leaders have their way, this town of almost 111,000 in Queensland, Australia could just become the first porn-free city in the world. City leaders, local Christian ministries, a church group, City Women Toowoomba, and a local organization called Toowoomba Together that raises awareness about domestic violence issues are leading the […]

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    Ben Carson accepts post as Housing Secretary

    President-elect Donald Trump nominated retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and Carson has accepted. Carson was, at one point in the campaign, a top Trump rival for the presidency. Trump sought to discredit his credentials and personal history, but the two men have since mended fences are […]

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    What’s it like to play Jesus? Jim Caviezel shares his testimony

    Actor Jim Caviezel is probably best known for his portrayal of Jesus in the controversial Mel Gibson film, The Passion of the Christ. The Passion was the highest grossing R-rated film in history and one of the most successful religious-themed movies in history. He has also appeared in such films as The Thin Red Line […]

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    Jerry Falwell Jr. turns down Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education offer

    Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr. says he was offered the position of Secretary of Education by president elect Donald Trump, but has turned it down. Citing personal and family reasons, Falwell told The Associated Press on Saturday, that Trump offered him the job last week and asked for a six to eight year commitment. […]