Release International, a ministry that supports Christians who are persecuted for their faith, is set to present a petition for religious freedom to the North Korean embassy in London on Jan. 20.
Author and minister R.T. Kendall addresses the stigma of being a Christian in his new book, Unashamed to Bear His Name. The book is meant to help readers "accept the scandal that arises from following Jesus Christ,”
A megachurch in Charlotte, N.C., is kicking off a 12-day “Holy Ghost, old-school revival” on Wednesday in hopes of seeing God move in a big way this new year. Calling it the Code Orange Revival, Elevation Church will be streaming the event live online.
The Military Association of Atheists & Freethinkers started a petition at WhiteHouse.gov to eliminate the “What is your religion?” question from enlistment forms, leaving recruits the option to add their religion on the form at a later date. They also are petitioning to add a “Humanist” option on military entrance processing forms.
A new wave of Christian ministries are answering the call to good stewardship and breaking down stereotypes with renewable energy initiatives.
Former fashion model Nicole Weider is leading a Change.org campaign demanding that Cosmopolitan Magazine be sold in a non-transparent wrapper to adults, in order to prevent children from buying and reading “filthy” material.
A new feature length documentary is in the works that tells the story of Christian Rock through those who shaped the genre.14 comments
A new program called Scientists in Congregations, created by an Evangelical Lutheran pastor, is in full swing this year to help other pastors start conversations about science and religion.
Author and nutrition expert Kristen Feola is launching a three-week fast this Sunday. Hundreds will be joining her in giving up meat, dairy and sugar, among other foods.2 comments
Theology is coming back into fashion in youth ministry, says the head of Dare 2 Share Ministries. “We tend to underestimate the brain power of teens,” Greg Stier told The Christian Post.
Dr. Alex McFarland, apologetics author and religion and culture expert, is launching a new initiative called Project 2026 to restore Christian principles to America.
Political turmoil in Nepal isn’t stopping Bibles for the World from launching their new Bibles for Nepal project this year. As the tiny country transitions to a democracy, Christianity is the fastest growing religion in a country that is 75 percent Hindu.
DefendChristians.Org released a list of its top 10 anti-Christian acts in the U.S. for 2011 and the majority relate to gay rights, abortion and religious liberty. Voters listed the Calif. bill forcing public school curriculum and textbooks to "celebrate" homosexuals, transgenders, and bisexuals as the number one anti-Christian act of 2011.
With changing social trends and approaches to tying the knot, the church’s message on marriage is going to have to be repackaged for 2012.
Being pro-life in Hollywood can often be the kiss of death for actors. But a new list of five pro-life male celebrities was recently compiled by LifeNews.com.