Experts denounced the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child's recent report in which it suggested the Catholic Church alter its positions on fornication, contraception, homosexuality, and abortion. The report, they said, is an attack on the Catholic Church and an overreach of U.N. power.
Louie Giglio Defines True Leadership, Addresses Dropping Obama Inauguration and Shares Excitement for First-Ever Passion Visit to an Arab Country (Part 2)
Louie Giglio, who has ministered to over a million U.S. college students at his annual Passion Conference in the past 17 years, recently shared with The Christian Post his definition of leadership, saying that he believes the best "leaders are followers." The Atlanta, Ga., pastor also commented on the 2013 Obama inauguration controversy and taking the global Passion tour to the Middle East for the very first time.
Fed up with the spirituality of traditional Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meetings, a group called We Agnostics and Freethinkersis creating non-religious AA groups around the globe. This November it will host its first international convention in Santa Monica, Calif. Ironically, atheists aren’t the only ones who have a problem with AA’s amorphous religiosity. So do many Christians. Atheists are offended by AA’s claim that recovery requires belief in a higher power and the use of
Speaking at S1NGLE, a conference organized by Redeemer Presbyterian Church's Family Ministries on Saturday, Tim Keller sought to clarify Paul's "enigmatic" instructions about whether believers ought to marry or not.
Contact: Kristina Garza, Survivors, 951-750-1114, email@example.com SANTA BARBARA, Calif., March 6, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- On March 3, 2014, a UC Santa Barbara professor attacked a young pro-life activist, stole and destroyed her sign, and encouraged a group of students to violence, inciting an angry mob.Thrin and Joan Short, experienced Survivors activists, led the peaceful pro-life outreach event with 11 friends, most of whom were students from Thomas Aquinas College. The Source: Survivors
Hospital Nurse Soothes Pain and Brings Patients to Tears by Singing to Them, Sings 'Amazing Grace' (VIDEO)
When patients asked Jared Axen to sing for them, the nurse and veteran choir singer was happy to. But even he didn't expect what started happening to his patients.
If there's a problem you just can't give to God, let it go. He can handle it, and this moving message says how.
Oklahoma City pastor Michael Elder who is on trail for the fatal shooting of his son-in-law last February will testify in his defense this week. Elder, the former pastor of Cross Baptist Church, allegedly shot Gary Davidson, 27, multiple times while Davidson and his wife, April, struggled for control of a truck that she was driving.
Drill Instructor Tries to Scare Boy Straight, Boy Leaves Him Speechless With Heartbreaking Revelation
This tough, loud drill instructor was the one asking the questions. But a simple answer from this 10-year-old boy left him stunned and shaken. Find out what happened.
This Chevrolet ad is so moving, even Ford owners might shed a tear.
Special treatment. A second baby born with HIV has possibly been cured after receiving treatment four hours after her birth. Doctors revealed the case Wednesday at an AIDS conference in Boston. The girl was born in suburban Los Angeles last April, a month after researchers announced the first case from Mississippi. That baby is now 3 1/2 and seems HIV-free despite receiving no treatment for about two years. A just-started, federally funded study will evaluate whether very early treatment
Tensions Flare as Ex-IRS Official Lois Lerner Pleas the Fifth to Questions About Agency's Targeting of Conservatives
Ex-Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner stumped House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), Wednesday when she refused to answer questions at a hearing seeking to determine whether the agency had targeted conservatives in a scandal exposed in 2013.
The Obama administration is showing it can be tough on foreign policy. Unfortunately, that toughness is not directed at Russia and its incursion into Crimea, but at Israel, America’s ally. In an interview with President Obama, prior to the Washington arrival of Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, Jeffrey Goldberg of Bloomberg.com writes that the president planned to tell Netanyahu “that his country could face a bleak future—one of international isolation and demographic disaster—if
Contact: Nils Smith, 210-477-5177 SAN ANTONIO, March 6, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Community Bible Church (CBC), an interdenominational church that has developed a massive worldwide following thanks to online outreach, is now connecting with followers in two innovative ways: a new video channel accessible using Roku streaming media players, and a free mobile app with a host of updated features, now available for download in iTunes and Google Play. More information is available at www.commu Source: Octagon Communications and Consulting
As I travel the nation I meet a lot of young people (high school/college age) who are thinking about going into youth ministry as a vocation. I also meet a lot of youth leaders who wonder if they should have chosen a different ministry career path because of hassles and heartbreaks they have endured in their current season of ministering to teenagers.
I'm afraid that there's a big separation between many believers' worlds of spirituality and reality. Outside of the spiritual world (worship services, small group, ministry activities, personal devotion, etc), their reality is untouched by the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
I received a lovely greeting card that had no preprinted text inside, but the front had drawings of four bird feathers drifting in the air and these words: “I am a feather for each wind that blows.” I wondered what the friend who sent it meant by the cryptic message, but she replied sheepishly that the card happened to be the only blank one in the store. The author is William Shakespeare, and the play is The Winter’s Tale. There is a king of Sicily named Leontes whose friend Polixenes,
Dr. Alveda King: Where is the Love? Rolling Stone, Planned Parenthood and Overzealous Pro-Life Camp Controversy Pours Salt on Old Wounds
Contact: Leslie Palma, 347-286-7277 ATLANTA, March 6, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Dr. Alveda King: When Rolling Stone magazine published Lauren Rankin's "The Seven Most Common Lies About Abortion," what we discovered was a misstatement of the position of the reasonable voices of proponents of life and natural women's health. Among the so called "lies" the article lists are "Abortion causes breast cancer," "Most women regret having an abortion," and Source: Alveda King Ministries
"Our founders put the first amendment first for a reason. It protects all Americans' right to free speech, regardless of political affiliation or views." This statement was made by former Sen. Norm Coleman (R-MN) in 2007, but it expresses a commonly cited view among lawyers, judges, politicians and pundits.