More Americans prefer having a boy rather than a girl if they were to have only one child, a new poll reveals. Forty percent of Americans surveyed by Gallup said they'd want a boy
A prominent conservative evangelical who was recently criticized for saying evangelicals need to repent of homophobia was extended an empathy card from an unlikely source this week. Brian McLaren, who is considered an emergent pastor and whose teachings are rejected by evangelicals, released an open letter to Dr. Albert Mohler
John Piper opened up about his eight-month leave from ministry last year as he spoke to hundreds of pastors Monday in Phoenix, Ariz. He revealed a revelation he had during that period when he was re-examining his soul
Southern Baptists got a late Pentecost lesson on Monday from a preacher who's best known for founding the Passion Movement. Louie Giglio knew he was speaking to a crowd that wasn't exactly keen on embracing the Holy Spirit
Southern Baptist pastors were given a simple yet poignant message Sunday to preach Christ and not themselves. Pitman reminded them that preaching of one's self was "surely as poor and disgusting a topic as a preacher can find."
In the first reported court case related to Harold Camping's May 21 Judgment Day campaign, a man from Malawi was convicted for distributing false leaflets.
Harold Camping, who said Judgment Day would begin on May 21, was hospitalized this week after suffering a stroke. According to the Oakland Tribune, the Family Radio president was taken to the hospital Thursday night.
Evangelicals have come out in opposition to a proposed ban on circumcision in northern California. "While evangelical denominations traditionally neither require nor forbid circumcision, we join Jews and Muslims in opposing this ban"
Creflo Dollar recently came out in support of his fellow preacher friend Eddie Long and rebuked those who left Long's church, calling them hypocrites.
Joplin, Mo., officials reported a higher death toll of 141 on Sunday. Three additional people passed away recently due to injuries sustained during last month's tornado.
More than 9 in 10 Americans still say they believe in God, a new poll shows. While belief in God remains strong in the U.S., the Gallup poll also found that nonbelief has risen from one percent in 1944 to seven percent today.
Another humanist group has joined the call to demand an investigation into Harold Camping and how he deceived many people with his May 21 Judgment Day forecast.
Haiti's death toll from last year's earthquake may not be as high as the government reported, a new report suggests. Rather than 316,000, the death count is estimated to be between 46,000 and 85,000.
While there has been no shortage of jokes surrounding Harold Camping's rapture prediction, at least one group is calling for a serious investigation for fraud. "I’m taking about the aftermath of Harold Camping's shenanigans, people who are now destitute; we're simply asking for accountability."
Harold Camping is tossing the witnessing tracts and no longer focusing on bringing people to Jesus Christ. His main task now, he said, is to nurture those already saved.
Joplin, Mo., officials have updated the death toll from Sunday's tornado to 142. With that, 2011 has become the deadliest year for tornadoes since 1953, when 519 people died.
A recent theologically heavy interview between John Piper and Rick Warren provided some insight into Warren's beliefs about salvation and eternity. Firstly, Warren affirmed that Jesus is the only way to eternity with Christ
Jeff Conaway died Friday morning, a day after being taken off life support. Conaway was 60. He suffered from pneumonia and sepsis
Joplin, Mo., officials reported that 232 people remain missing since Sunday's tornado. Four days after the southwestern Missouri city was pulverized by the deadliest twister in more than six decades, emergency workers and relief groups continue to search
Scotty McCreery, whose faith was prominently displayed in the form of a cross necklace, was crowned winner of season 10 of "American Idol."
Powerful storms moved through three states in the central U.S. Tuesday night and early Wednesday, leaving at least 13 dead. Lives were claimed in Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Joplin, Mo., was also hit Tuesday, just days after the eighth deadliest tornado in U.S. history left the city in rubble.
Actress Patricia Heaton has garnered high interest from the public not just for her new comedy Web series "Versailles" but for her frank talk on her Christian faith. She went on The Adam Carolla Show Monday where she even tried to open the atheist host up to Christianity.
Harold Camping offered this argument for why Judgment Day didn't occur as predicted: "The great earthquake didn't happen on May 21 because no one will be able to survive it for more than a few days or let alone five months to suffer God's wrath."
As the May 21 Judgment Day prediction fizzled, pastors were left with having to address the resulting mockery from the public and the lingering questions with their congregations the day after. "Well, the end of the world didn't come, did it?" Pastor Greg Laurie said
Now that Harold Camping has been proven false again with the coming and going of May 21 and no signs of any judgment or rapture, the world is left to wonder what Christians really do believe about the end times.