Black Christian News Network | Wordpress Edition


June 12, 2017

Virginia Erects Historical Marker in Honor of Couple Who Challenged Interracial Marriage Ban

When Richard and Mildred Loving had the audacity to marry, Virginia law officers jailed them. The state’s highest court later agreed it was right to outlaw their marriage because he was white and she was black. Now, a half century... Continue Reading →


Why is the U.S. Government Preparing to Deport Hundreds of Iraqi Christians?

American veteran faces forced return to dangerous homeland that two-thirds of his fellow believers have fled. Nahidh Shaou could be deported any day now. As a Christian and a veteran of the US military, being forcibly returned to Iraq—a homeland... Continue Reading →

John Legend Wins Tony Award for ‘Jitney’; Wife Chrissy Teigen Reminds Us he’s One Emmy Away from Reaching EGOT Status

John Legend won a Tony Award on Sunday night (June 11) as co-producer of Jitney, which won the award for best play revival, per After winning multiple Grammys and a 2015 Oscar for best original song for Selma's "Glory," scoring a Tony means Legend... Continue Reading →

Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Strikes Greece, Western Turkey

An earthquake with a magnitude of at least 6.0, at a depth of approximately 10km, has struck off the coast of western Turkey. Effects of the quake have been felt in the cities of Izmir and as far away as... Continue Reading →

WATCH: Pat Robertson Raises Eyebrows with Answer To ‘Polygamy In the Bible’ Question on “The 700 Club” Popular televangelist Pat Robertson, who serves as chancellor of Regent University and chairman of the Christian Broadcasting Network, has said he doesn’t know of anything in the Bible that condemns polygamy — the practice of having more than one wife... Continue Reading →

WATCH: Jerome Love’s Vision Behind Houston’s Texas Black Expo Jerome Love talks about the vision behind Houston’s Texas Black Expo and how it all started. SOURCE: Rolling Out - Tigner

Latest LifeWay Christian Resources Annual Church Profile Shows Southern Baptists Have Lost a Million Members In 10 Years

Membership in the Southern Baptist Convention declined for the 10th straight year, although at a slower pace than last year, while baptisms dropped to the lowest level in 70 years, according to statistics released in advance of the 2017 SBC... Continue Reading →

T.D. Jakes: 7 Things Every Single Person Ought To Know In this video, T.D. Jakes covers 7 things single people ought to know before getting into relationships and marriage. Thomas "T.D." Jakes, Sr. is an African-American pastor, author and filmmaker. He is bishop of The Potter's House, a Nondenominational American... Continue Reading →

Mystery as 45-Year-Old Mother and her Two College Student Daughters, Aged 18 and 21, are Found Murdered In Their Ohio Home

Police in Ohio are investigating a triple homicide after a mother and her two adult daughters were found murdered in their home. The boyfriend of the older of the two daughters came by the family's residence in North Royalton at... Continue Reading →

Blog at

Up ↑