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Joni Eareckson Tada Defends Brittany Maynard: Christians Should Target 'Death With Dignity' Organizations, Not Individuals

36 min 2 sec ago
Joni Eareckson Tada, an international advocate for people with disabilities, had unsuccessfully pleaded with Brittany Maynard to reconsider ending her life under Oregon's Death With Dignity Act. Maynard's decision to end her suffering from terminal, inoperable brain cancer on her own terms prompted critics to lash out at her decision. But Tada, a quadriplegic and breast cancer survivor, says the focus should not be on Maynard or her family, but on the organization that used the 29-year-old as "a poster child" for its right-to-die cause.
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Ready and Willing

1 hour 15 min ago
Philip ran to him, and heard him reading the prophet Isaiah, and said, "Do you understand what you are reading?" — Acts 8:30 Tell me, was the prophet talking about himself or someone else?
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ISIS Militant Who Sold Yazidi Girls as Sex Slaves Reportedly Killed in US Airstrike; Families Buying Back Girls

2 hours 7 min ago
A militant of the Islamic State terror group who sold kidnapped Yazidi girls in a slave market in Syria has reportedly been killed along with 34 other ISIS fighters in a U.S.-led airstrike in Mosul in northern Iraq.
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Different Is Better: The Ancient Church and Its Pagan Neighbors

2 hours 9 min ago
For the first seventy or so years of Christianity's existence, the Greco-Roman world paid it relatively little attention. There were persecutions here and there (like the one that claimed the lives of Peter and Paul). But, for the most part, it wasn't until the second century that their pagan neighbors began to focus their attention on just how different Christians were.
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Green Bay Packers vs Minnesota Vikings Live Stream: Watch NFL 2014 Football Online (Fox TV Start Time, Preview)

7 hours 56 min ago
The Green Bay Packers will go on the road on Sunday to face the Minnesota Vikings in a huge game which could have serious Playoff implications for the Packers. The game will start at 1 p.m. ET and takes place from the TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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Detroit Lions vs New England Patriots Live Stream: Watch NFL 2014 Football Online (Fox TV Start Time, Preview)

8 hours 10 min ago
The Detroit Lions will play the New England Patriots in a massive game in Week 12 of the NFL 2014 regular season. These are two of the best teams in the league so far this season, and both will want to consolidate their good work until now to try and claim home field advantage through the postseason.
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Houston Texans vs Cincinnati Bengals Live Stream: Watch NFL 2014 Football Online (CBS TV Start Time, Preview)

8 hours 32 min ago
The Houston Texans will take on the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday in what should be an enthralling game between two teams fighting for a postseason berth. The game is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. ET and takes place at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas.
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Chicago Bears vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers Live Stream: Watch NFL 2014 Football Online (Fox TV Start Time, Preview)

8 hours 56 min ago
The Chicago Bears will host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday in a Week 12 game in the NFL 2014 regular season. The game is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. ET and takes place from Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois.
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Pacquiao vs Mayweather Fight Rumors 2014: Boxer Reiterates Intent to Fight

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:54pm
The Philippine eight-weight champion Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao has expressed his interest to fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. once more. Before his fight Saturday against Chris Algieri in Macau, an advertisement for Foot Locker was released which celebrates a likely scenario where the Filipino boxer would fight the American Mayweather.
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F1 Abu Dhabi 2014 Grand Prix Live Stream, NBC Sports TV Preview: Lewis Hamilton vs Nico Rosberg 'Showdown' (See Results Live Here)

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:38pm
The 2014 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the Yas Marina circuit will be held this Sunday, Nov. 23 at 7:30 a.m. ET and it is set for a "showdown like no other."
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Cleveland Browns vs Atlanta Falcons Live Stream: Watch NFL 2014 Football Online (CBS TV Start Time, Preview)

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:29pm
The Cleveland Browns will play the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in a big Week 12 match up in the NFL. The Browns have the better record this season until now, but they lost last week where as the Falcons were victorious. Today's game starts at 1 p.m. ET and takes place at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Is It a Need or a Desire?

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:17pm
In the fourth chapter of Philippians, Paul declares that God will "supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus" (v. 19). When we read that passage and apply it to our daily lives, we must be careful to interpret it correctly.
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Is It a Need or a Desire?

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:17pm
In the fourth chapter of Philippians, Paul declares that God will "supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus" (v. 19). When we read that passage and apply it to our daily lives, we must be careful to interpret it correctly.
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16 North Carolina Judges Quit Following State's Legalization of Gay Marriage

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:00am
Sixteen North Carolina judges have either resigned or retired after gay marriage became legal in the state last month when a judge ruled that an amendment banning same-sex marriage was unconstitutional.
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Thousands of Children Find Forever Families as Nation Celebrates 15th Annual Adoption Day

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 10:37am
Thousands of children in foster care waiting for permanent and loving families are hoping their dreams will come true as communities and churches across the country celebrate the annual National Adoption Day on Saturday.
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Next Step of Faith for 'Touched by an Angel' Producer: Hallmark Movie 'Signed, Sealed, Delivered for Christmas' (Interview)

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 9:47am
It's not too hard to imagine that Hallmark's TV movie "Signed, Sealed, Delivered for Christmas" — produced and written by Martha Williamson, the creative visionary behind the ground-breaking TV show "Touched by an Angel" — premiering on Sunday will become a Christmas classic, early reviews say as much.
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Why Are the Social Sciences So Secular?

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 9:10am
For multiple and complex reasons, professors in American college and university social science departments are much less religious than the population, sociologist Christian Smith explained Monday.
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Christian Neurosurgeon Ben Carson Says 'I Feel Fingers' of God Prodding for Presidential Run

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 9:07am
Dr. Ben Carson, accomplished neurosurgeon and conservative Christian, tells David Brody of the Christian Broadcasting Network that there's a "good chance" he'll run for president as he can feel "God's fingers" touching him gently for the 2016 race.
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Republicans Will Suffer in 2016 If They Fail to Pass a Bill on Immigration Reform, Says Samuel Rodriguez

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 7:43am
Samuel Rodriguez, president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference and one of the leaders of the Evangelical Immigration Table, warned Friday that if Republicans fail to pass a bill on immigration reform, keeping millions of undocumented immigrants in limbo, they can expect to suffer at the polls in 2016.
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50 Things the Holy Spirit Does

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 5:51am
In some denominations and movements, the Holy Spirit is overemphasized, leading to a Christless Pentecost — putting the Spirit exclusively on the throne and losing Jesus in the temple. In other denominations and movements, the Spirit is but a footnote, an afterthought, even a stranger. What follows are 50 things the Holy Spirit does according to the New Testament. If you find this list helpful, share it on Facebook, Twitter, etc.
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