A Coptic Christian man was shot in the head while his son was burned alive in El-Arish, North Sinai, just days after Islamic State-affiliates called believers their "favorite prey."
A U.S. judge in Austin issued a preliminary injunction on Tuesday, halting Texas' plan to cut Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood, saying the state did not present evidence of a program violation that would warrant termination.
Conservatives and liberals alike are blasting the title of an upcoming panel on immigration at a conservative political conference, a breakout session titled "If Heaven Has a Gate, A Wall, and Extreme Vetting, Why Can't America?"
The Donald Trump administration is expected to issue new guidance pertaining to transgender student bathroom protections in public schools, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said on Tuesday.
President Donald Trump has named a new national security advisor to replace Gen. Michael Flynn, who was forced to resign last week for misleading Vice President Mike Pence about the nature of his conversations with the Russian ambassador.
A Christian mother is accusing the social media giant Facebook of censorship after her account was suspended over posts on what the Bible says about homosexuality and sin.
Omarosa Manigault delivered her final sermon as an assistant pastor for Weller Street Missionary Baptist Church Sunday, before she heads across the country to work for President Donald Trump.
Creationist Ken Ham says there's a civil war happening in America against young earth creationism and that an atheistic view of evolution is permeating the world.
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has vetoed two bills, one that would've removed state funds to Planned Parenthood and another that would've allowed homeschooled students to take part in public school sports leagues.
The influence of the "cultural Left" on the Democratic Party has become a real problem for American political discourse, prominent progressive Christian leader and social justice advocate the Rev. Jim Wallis has warned.
Kay Warren, co-founder of Saddleback Church and wife of Rick Warren, recently shared a prophetic vision she had of churchgoers not long after her son's 2013 suicide.
Southern Baptist churches will decide this week whether they will reduce funds for the ERLC in part because of Russell Moore's anti-Trump rhetoric and characterization of fellow Southern Baptists who supported the president during the elections.
Former All-American soccer standout Mo Isom lamented that part of the racial struggles in the United States is caused by the fact that the American Church has effectively "whitewashed the Gospel."
Tolerance is misunderstood in America today, says a former atheist who is now a Christian apologist. Tolerance is set up by Jesus Himself in the Sermon on the Mount where Jesus talks about doing good to those who don't necessarily do good to you.
Ninety-six percent of pastors who are married are satisfied with their spousal relationship, according to a study by the Barna Group, which looked at how hard ministry is on pastors' families, among other things.
Tony Dungy, the first African-American head coach to win a Super Bowl, detailed at a race and faith forum on Thursday how he almost let racism end his football career before it even got started.
Retired WNBA star Candice Wiggins said she was harassed and bullied by lesbian teammates throughout her career and that a "toxic" environment in the league led her to cut her professional basketball career short.
Even though gospel singer Jonathan McReynolds turned down the opportunity to sing at one of President Donald Trump's inaugural events, he's now advising Christians to take advantage of the stock market which has hit record highs since his election in November.
In a frank discussion at a megachurch on how Christians can bridge the racial divide in their communities, ESPN anchor Sage Steele asserted that African-Americans must look in the mirror before they can point fingers at other races.
Mainstream rapper DMX has never shied away from sharing his Christian faith. In a recent social media clip he is heard advising reality star Audra The Rapper to give generously to others and God will give back.
If you scroll through the social media accounts of rapper Lecrae, the father of three doesn't feature images of his children often. Now, he is revealing why.
In DeVon Franklin's next book, the minister and film producer is sharing spiritual insight that he didn't learn in church — but in Hollywood.
Masses of Arab women are being raped and tortured by Islamic State militants, alongside Christians and Yazidis, with one mother revealing that she had tried to kill herself to end her suffering because she was being raped daily in front of her children.
A number of the women and children who have been converted and brainwashed into joining the Boko Haram terror group in Nigeria are reportedly being placed in "deradicalization" programs aimed at countering radical Islamist teachings.
As many as 78 members of Congress have signed a letter to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urging him to release a Christian pastor from North Carolina, who was imprisoned in Turkey on a false terrorism charge because of his Christian faith.
A captured Islamic State terror group soldier, who claims to have raped over 200 women and killed as many as 500 people in total, tried to explain that the reason IS carries out mass rape of women and children is because "young men need this."
The communist government of China has arrested four South Korean Christian missionaries and expelled at least 32 more after carrying out a series of police raids on churches, according to reports.
Passion is high in America on issues relating to refugees. The pundits, politicians, and even preachers are weighing in. How do we find our way through these complex issues?
Do you ever worry your faith might fail before you finish the race (2 Timothy 4:7)?
Republicans agree that Obamacare has failed and must be repealed. But they can't agree on the replacement "plan."
Almost nobody knows what's happening to the Christians of Nigeria—but even fewer care. Here's why we should.
Have you ever watched a movie where the good guy got framed for what the bad guy did and you felt morally indignant, desperate to see justice done and the horrible wrongs made right?
If there is one thing that I am grateful to see coming from the Trump presidency, it has been the sudden renewed interest in applying Biblical principles to our country's moral and ethical dilemmas amongst so many on the progressive left.
Here are the most frequent comments we heard from church staff. These are ten ways pastors can be great bosses.
The more you see something shocking, the less shocking it appears, and the more something outrageous happens, the less outrageous it seems to be.
I had read the book of Romans countless times, but on one particular day a theological truth in chapter five startled the mess out of me.
Conservative gay activist Milo Yiannopoulos is surrounded by controversy yet again, first because he was invited by the conservative giant CPAC to keynote their next conference
I'm gonna get a lot of email about this commentary, so let me say this up front: I like animals. And pets are wonderful things. But. . . .
"You couldn't turn away." So said Fox News analyst Howard Kurtz about President Trump's one hour, 16-minute news conference at the White House on Thursday.
Jane Roe of Roe v. Wade is now singing with the angels.
In the course of three decades, I have seen some pastors thrive and some pastors fail. And I have seen two common reasons for pastors failing.
Even before Wednesday's Trump-Netanyahu White House meeting, there had been much conjecture that the 'Two State Solution' is dead.
Tens of millions of Americans were shocked to their core by the unforeseen, unprecedented, and turbulent presidential election of 2016. Even more shocking for many have been the divisive rhetoric, demonstrations (sometimes violent) and vows of complete resistance to President Trump and his new administration commencing before his inauguration.
Is Genesis history? That is the title of an intriguing new film, hosted by Del Tackett, who created and hosted "The Truth Project" (for Focus on the Family), which was seen by some 12 million people worldwide.
Over the past 15 years of ministry, there have been multiple times when I've counseled with a husband, or my wife has counseled with another wife, who wanted to leave their spouse.
How did these few churches go from near death to vibrant life? Here are their stories.
There is only one thing more appalling than the Washington Supreme Court's 9-0 ruling against religious liberty today.
Jesus doesn't hand out Get Out Of Hell Free passes — he hands out crosses. He warned it would not be those who merely profess his lordship over their lives that inherit the Kingdom of heaven.
Hollywood certainly knew what it was doing when it combined two of the favorite things of most U.S. kids — Legos and Batman — into an animated film.
Objective realities aren't subject to feelings, but increasingly, that's the verdict of our celebrity-driven culture. Just ask Beyoncé's twins.
The Washington State Supreme Court has punished a florist for running her business according to her faith.
What does the Bible have to say about how to have an uncomfortable conversation about compensation? Is it more "Christian" to take a lower salary and give up worldly riches?
It must be nice to be untouchable by mainstream media. You can lie through those shiny white teeth and mainstream media will treat every rehearsed and distorted word like truth.
I should have mentioned something. I was in a position to, but I didn't!
A Christian worldview impacts every area of life. Including making your house a home.
What can we gather from the life of the famous preacher George Whitefield for our edification and encouragement today?
Last month the Guttmacher Institute released updated abortion statistics for the United States. Their latest survey of abortion facilities indicate that the number of abortions fell by approximately five percent between 2011 and 2014.
Singer and actor Harry Connick Jr. had a unique idea for a talk show. He just didn't know if anyone else would go along with it.
It turns out that Planned Parenthood is not interested in seeing you if you're planning to become a parent. So why do they keep insisting otherwise? Money.