One of our focuses here at XXXchurch has always been on those who are in the porn industry. We meet so many of them during outreaches and we've long known that they're regular people, just like you and me: they have dreams for life, they have bills to pay, they have parents and family and (occasionally) children.
"Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he had come from God and was going back to God, rose from supper. He laid aside his outer garments, and taking a towel, tied it around his waist. Then he poured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples' feet and to wipe them with the towel that was wrapped around him."- John 13:3-5.
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest admitted Thursday that the Obama administration's hesitation to label the Islamic State's persecution of Christians and other religious minorities as 'Genocide' is because of the legal ramifications behind such a designation.
Gospel for Asia and its supported missionaries have helped over 4,000 leprosy patients in India on World Leprosy Day as part of its ongoing ministry, and noted that social stigma and fear continue to block sufferers from getting the treatment they need.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., invoked the Islamic prophet Muhammad at Thursday's National Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C., and compared aspects of the Christian and Islamic faiths.
The Rev. Franklin Graham denounced President Barack Obama's recent visit to a mosque in Maryland, declaring that "Islam cannot save anyone."
The high evangelical turnout in the Iowa caucuses Monday is proof that Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is "awakening" and "energizing" Christian conservative voters who did not turn out in the 2012 election, says leading conservative activist Tony Perkins.
A small county in Mississippi has been forced to remove its Ten Commandments display from the local courthouse after receiving legal threats from the Freedom From Religion Foundation.
A faculty diversity committee at Wheaton College has concluded that embattled political science professor Larycia Hawkins has suffered discrimination "on the basis of race, gender, and to a lesser extent, marital status."
The NFL has received a low score of compatibility with American Christians despite the abundance of Christian athletes in its organization, Faith Driven Consumer reported this week.
Tullian Tchividjian, the grandson of Billy Graham who resigned as pastor of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Florida in June, says God has met him in his darkest moments and has helped him heal.
At least 10 new Bible translation projects will be launched in countries where Christians are highly persecuted, one of the world's leading Bible translation organizations has announced.
A new book by Pastor Joel Osteen aims to help people get into the habit of speaking positively about their lives.
A Texas megachurch that voted to leave Presbyterian Church (USA) over theological differences agreed to pay its former regional body approximately $1.5 million to maintain control of its church property.
"The Late Show" host Stephen Colbert praised Pastor Joel Osteen as a "Texan Pope Francis" for his message of inclusion during a recent appearance, though Osteen said he has no desire to become a denomination or have people follow him.
The Transforming the Bay with Christ initiative hopes to usher a gospel movement into the San Francisco Bay Area to improve the quality of life for area residents.
Hollywood producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey spoke at the National Prayer Breakfast Thursday, recalling how their faith in Jesus led them to build their careers on "family-friendly franchises," and how their friends "warned" them against making "The Bible" miniseries.
"Preachers of Atlanta" premiered Wednesday night and pastor/gospel singer Le'Andria Johnson is bringing a whole new method to street evangelism.
Kirk Franklin is not interested in spending all of his time with Christians who believe they are perfect, the gospel music songwriter and producer wants to be in the company of sinners.
The upcoming film "Miracles From Heaven" reveals the powerful testimony of one young girl's miraculous healing and her experiences in Heaven after a tragic fall led to an all-night emergency rescue attempt that left her parents holding onto hope and crying out to God in prayer.
If people waited until marriage to have sex, actress and The Wait author Meagan Good believes there would be an increase in two-parent households.
The European Parliament has designated the ongoing mass slaughter in the Middle East being carried out by the Islamic State terror group on minorities as "genocide," something which religious freedom advocacy groups said could save lives.
A Pakistani Christian man, a father of five, was reportedly threatened, discriminated and psychologically tortured by Muslim coworkers who wanted him to convert to Islam, and even though he considered suicide, he refused to convert.
As the removal of five Romanian Pentecostal kids from their parents' custody over spanking allegations has enraged thousands of global supporters, some Christian leaders in Norway are combating the notion that parental and religious freedoms are being violated by the Norwegian government.
An extremist Hindu group recently humiliated a Christian man in Uttar Pradesh, India, after accusing him of converting Hindus to Christianity.
Hangzhou's Chongyi Church, the largest government-sanctioned church in China, has asked Christians to pray for Rev. Gu Yuese to keep his faith in jail as he faces government persecution for protesting against the removal of church crosses.
Soon to be a free agent Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford knows that his help doesn't come from those out on the field or in the front office but from one who stands tall within his heart.
It's a little bit of show and tell if you ask him about his strategy to change the minds of pro-choice Christians, but it also involves asking philosophical questions like, "What does it mean to be human?"
The father of Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz is calling upon Christians to vote for biblical principles this election season.
Lauren Chandler, wife of influential pastor Matt Chandler, knows a thing or two about how to stay strong and endure through times of almost unbearable pain.