Ethan Cole

Christian Post Reporter

Iran Arrests 12 Christian Converts

Police in a southern city in Iran reportedly arrested 12 Christian converts from Islam in what appears to be part of a crackdown on the country’s growing house church movement.

Zimbabwe Military Accused of Assassination Plot

Zimbabwe’s leading opposition party accused the country’s military, which is loyal to President Robert Mugabe, of plotting an assassination attempt on dozens of its top leaders, including its founder Morgan Tsvangirai.

GodTube Gains $30 Million Investment

GodTube.com, the Christian version of YouTube.com, recently won a $30 million investment from a big London hedge fund. The investment came from GLG Partners, which has no known religious affiliation, and will be used to sustain the online Bible and prayer wall where users can post requests, according to The New York Times.

A Look Back at China's Growing Faith

Much attention has been paid to China’s human rights violations, including its suppression of religious freedom, ahead of the Beijing Olympics in August. But a look back at the past decade shows how far the strictly secular and formerly atheistic nation has come along in terms of religion.

Best U.S. Christian Workplaces Named for 2008

The Best Christian Workplaces Institute (BCWI) recently announced its annual list of best Christian places to work in the United States for 2008. BCWI surveyed more than 7,834 employees in 67 organizations across the nation to identify the best workplaces with a Christian mission and/or values.

Rebecca St. James Joins Fight Against Malaria

Grammy-award winning artist Rebecca St. James joined the fight against one of the deadliest killers in Africa by hosting a special Christian radio program that was released on Friday, World Malaria Day, to raise awareness on the disease.