A global aid agency has called upon the international community to help broker an immediate ceasefire and protect civilians caught up in the conflict over Georgia’s breakaway South Ossetia region.
Christian Solidarity Worldwide is calling for “urgent, specific and meaningful action” from the United Nations to address Burma’s ongoing political and humanitarian crisis.Tags Human Rights
An atheist, lesbian and playboy are just some of the non-Christians who agreed to participate in Bible studies and Christian mentoring as part of a new television series airing in the United Kingdom this month.Tags Television
“If we are to present Christ as good news, we need to take advantage of every tool at our disposal,” says Joel Edwards, General Director of the Evangelical Alliance UK.Tags Technology
The Chinese Christian Herald Crusade (CCHC)’s Restaurant Gospel Ministry is taking the Gospel to hundreds of Chinese restaurant workers across Europe this summer.Tags Evangelism
A new book hitting shelves this week flies in the face of gloomy predictions of church decline by setting out exactly why so many people still head to their local churches each Sunday.Tags Church Bodies
The Catholic Bishops Conference of Zimbabwe has condemned the widespread violence that followed the countrys March 29 presidential election and appealed to political parties to exercise restraint.
Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama launched a new Web site this week in a bid to quash a number of rumors that question his faith and the extent of his patriotism, as well as his wifes views on race.
Hope08, a yearlong grassroots initiative, is challenging Christians across the United Kingdom to give a million hours of kindness during the countrys public holiday on the first Monday in May.
Cities and communities around the world are getting ready to switch off their lights in a powerful and united statement to world leaders that they need to take immediate action on climate change.
The Poverty and Justice Bible, the latest release from Bible Society, has broken new ground as the first ever to literally highlight the more than 2,000 passages that reveal Gods sorrow over poverty and injustice, and His command to believers to act to eradicate them.
World Vision staff in Chad fear that the violence and chaos surrounding attempts to overthrow the countrys president could spiral into a humanitarian disaster if the fighting is not brought to a halt soon.
A British Airways check-in worker who refused to hide her cross necklace at work lost her case for religious discrimination.
Turkish police have uncovered a plot to murder a priest, throwing the spotlight once again on religious freedom and security for Christians in the predominantly-Muslim yet secular country.Tags Persecution
Global warming could undo decades of social and economic progress across Asia unless immediate action is taken by the international community, a new environmental report alleges.