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Reformed African American Network’s Jemar Tisby on Why a Racially Insensitive Photo of Southern Baptist Seminary Professors Matters

A Southern Baptist seminary professor on Tuesday posted a jaw-dropping photo on Twitter that has resurfaced questions for white evangelicals and their attitudes about race. The picture, posted by Barry McCarty, a professor of preaching and rhetoric at Southwestern Baptist... Continue Reading →

Bishop T.D. Jakes Steals the Show as Thousands of Faith Leaders Converge In Dallas For 2017 International Pastors and Leadership Conference; Says ‘Politics Often Goes Down a Road That Cannot Be Endorsed By Scripture, and When The Church Moves In An Ungodly Way, We Lose All Credibility as Christians’

Churches must bridge political divides and find not just a common voice but an independent one in the fight for economic and social justice, faith leaders said at an international gathering of their colleagues in Dallas on Thursday. "The church... Continue Reading →

Sudanese Christian Convert Cast Out by Muslim Family for Turning to Christ

A Sudanese woman who became a Christian while working in Indonesia was forced out of her Muslim family's home and told to never return after they learned about her conversion. Persecution watchdog group International Christian Concern shared Risma's story on Wednesday,... Continue Reading →

James Dobson Marks 40th Year In Broadcasting: I Will Never Apologize for Defending Unborn, Marriage

James C. Dobson, one of the most respected and influential American evangelical leaders, is marking his 40th year in broadcasting, having reached hundreds of millions of people over the decades ministering to marriages and families. In 1977, Dobson opened a... Continue Reading →

Saeed Abedini Denies Demanding That $200,000 at Center of Church Lawsuit Be Given to Him

Embattled persecuted pastor Saeed Abedini shot down claims by a California church that he demanded nearly $200,000 in donations the organization raised to purchase his family a home while he was imprisoned in Iran, arguing that his family already had... Continue Reading →

After IRS Raid, Benny Hinn Ministries Claims Full Cooperation With Governmental Entities

Via the organization’s Facebook page earlier this evening, Benny Hinn Ministries issued a statement about the IRS/Postal Service raid on their headquarters: As has been widely reported, Benny Hinn Ministries is cooperating fully with the governmental entities that are reviewing certain... Continue Reading →

Christians, Wealth, and Business: An Interview With Hobby Lobby CEO David Green

About a decade ago I did a short stint as an afternoon drive host on a large Christian radio station. Entrepreneurs are perhaps the most underserved people group in Christendom and so we made a point of trying to talk... Continue Reading →

Julia Jeffress Sadler Lends Biblical Truth to the ‘Things Only Christian Women Hear’ Twitter Trend

The hashtag #ThingsOnlyChristianWomenHear has been trending on Twitter after being coined by female pastor and author of Jesus Feminist, Sarah Bessey. Sarah tweeted, "'ThingsOnlyChristianWomenHear' gave women who are routinely silenced, dismissed, oppressed, minimized, etc., a place to voice that experience."... Continue Reading →

Does God Support the Death Penalty? Texas Pastor David Ruzicka Says Yes

Arkansas is big in the news right now because the state is trying to get through some executions before their execution drugs expire. And some Christians are upset about it and arguing that God is against it (for the record,... Continue Reading →

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