The humanitarian crisis in Zimbabwe is set to worsen over the next few months, warned the Methodist Church in Britain Thursday.
A British Christian aid worker murdered in the Afghanistan capital of Kabul last week has been laid to rest. The Taliban claimed responsibility for her death, saying it had killed her because she was spreading Christianity.Tags Nonprofit
More than 100,000 Christians from South Africa and beyond gathered in Johannesburg this weekend to hear Charismatic American preacher Bishop TD Jakes deliver the Word of God and join together in what he promised to be an “explosive and powerful encounter” with God.
Churches across the United Kingdom welcomed thousands of lapsed Christians back to church on Sunday. Back to Church Sunday, now in its fourth year, saw churches hand out thousands of no strings attached invites people in their local communities over the last few weeks.
Christian relief and development agency World Vision has warned that there will be no long-term fix to the impending food crisis in southern Africa unless the international community unites to combat its root causes.Tags Nonprofit
Churches across the United Kingdom are pulling out all the stops to welcome lapsed Christians back to church this Sunday. Bishops and members of 38 churches have come up with novel new ways of making the welcome back for this year’s newcomers and ‘returners’ extra special.
Christian ministries are uniting for a key event in Birmingham next month to raise awareness among churchgoers about human trafficking and other forms of modern day slavery.Tags Human trafficking
The Bishop of London launched a new ten-day prayer and fasting initiative on Sunday to bring more attention to the Millennium Development Goals and efforts to halve extreme global poverty.Tags Poverty
Church leaders must set aside sentimental attachment to buildings and concentrate on delivering the Gospel message, says one of the Presbyterian Church of Wales’s leading figures.Tags Church Bodies
The international community must demonstrate the same commitment to wiping out growing "Christianophobia" as to tackling anti-Semitism or Islamophobia, the Vatican’s foreign minister said on Friday.Tags Persecution
Hundreds of Australian Christians are stretching their legs to help bring God's Word to persecuted believers around the world. More than 700 Christians have taken part in a Walk4Bibles event this year.
As Hindu radicals go on the rampage in India's Orissa state, Christians are "running for their lives," says one missionary. One woman was killed and a priest seriously injured when a mob burned down a Christian orphanage Monday.Tags Persecution
The evangelist at the center of contentious revival meetings in Lakeland, Fla., has filed for separation from his wife. Todd Bentley has also taken the decision to step down from the leadership of his organization, Fresh Fire Ministries.
The future for Pakistan's minority Christian community is uncertain after the resignation of Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf this week, says Glenn Penner of Voice of the Martyrs Canada.
The evangelical Christian parents of U.S. chart topper Katy Perry have lashed out against the lyrics of their daughter’s No. 1 hit single "I Kissed A Girl."