President Obama will travel to Arkansas Wednesday to visit communities devastated by the recent deadly tornadoes, Arkansas Sen. Mark Pryor announced Saturday. Continue reading “President Obama to Visit Tornado-Ravaged Arkansas Towns on Wednesday”
Long before Doc Rivers found himself defending his Los Angeles Clippers players who were the unwelcome participants in team owner Donald Sterling’s racist comments all week, he was concerned about another sensitive subject.
An investigation is underway after Harris County deputies say a pastor was found dead in the garage of a North Houston apartment complex on Ella Boulevard.
Todd Burpo has dismissed Christian critics of Heaven is for Real, the film about his son’s near death experience.
Church planting has become the “coolest” trend in church work in recent decades, according to Bill Hybels, pastor of Willow Creek Community Church, who says that alone should not be a reason to plant a church.
At long last, Joseph Lewis Miller’s double life, carefully constructed over decades here, was beginning to unravel. Just not in the manner one might expect. Continue reading “How Did Pennsylvania Killer, Joseph Lewis Miller, Evade Police for 33 Years and Fool a Texas Church Into Letting him Serve as a Deacon?”
In September 2012, Harvard Divinity School professor Karen King announced the discovery of a Coptic (ancient Egyptian) gospel text on a papyrus fragment that contained the phrase “Jesus said to them, ‘My wife . . .’ ” The world took notice. The possibility that Jesus was married would prompt a radical reconsideration of the New Testament and biblical scholarship.
Kenwood Academy senior Kyndal Buchanan, recipient of this year’s DuSable Museum “Rising Star” award, has a quiet demeanor belying the passion that spills from her pen over animal cruelty. Continue reading “Outstanding Chicago Student Kyndal Buchanan Awarded DuSable ‘Rising Star’ Award”
Little was sacred when President Barack Obama tossed out playful but pointed jokes Saturday night – not even his own health care plan. Continue reading “WATCH: Obama Cracks Jokes at Obamacare, the Media, and Republicans at White House Correspondents’ Dinner”