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Mars Hill Church's Board 'Can Never Work Well,' Not Designed to Help Pastor With Spiritual Direction Says Paul Tripp
After resigning from the Board of Advisors and Accountability (BOAA) of the Seattle-based Mars Hill Church led by embattled Pastor Mark Driscoll in June, former board member Pastor Paul Tripp said Tuesday that the church's governing authority "can ne..
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Christian Group Demands Release of Secret Deal IRS Made With Atheists That Threatens to Censor Houses of Worship
The Faith & Freedom Coalition demanded Monday the release of a secret legal agreement between the Internal Revenue Service, the Department of Justice and atheist organization, the Freedom From Religion Foundation charging that it is likely to censor ..
It's a load of "horsesh*t." That's how President Barack Obama feels about the advice of Hillary Clinton and a bipartisan school of lawmakers who believe that he should have armed Syrian rebels to prevent the rise of ISIS and the ongoing humanitarian ..
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'Christian Mingle The Movie' Coming in October; Story of a Woman Who Fakes Faith to Find a Man and Ends Up Finding God
The first thing Corbin Bernsen, writer and director of "Christian Mingle The Movie" which hits theaters in October, wants you to know is that it is not an advertisement or endorsement of christianmingle.com, the dating website.
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ISIS Selling Christian Women as Sex Slaves as Militants Overrun Qaraqosh; Iraqi PM Blamed for Crisis Refuses to Resign
At least 500 Christian women were reportedly abducted from Mosul and marked to be sold as sex slaves by ISIS militants who stretched their dominance over Christians in Iraq further last week when they overran Qaraqosh, the nation's largest Christian ..
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- Tag: Persecution
ISIS 'Systematically Beheading Children' in Iraq; They Are 'Killing Every Christian They See,' Says Chaldean Leader
National spokesman for Iraqi Christians and Chaldean-American businessman Mark Arabo said the "evil" being carried out by ISIS militants in Iraq now includes shocking beheadings of children, and he praised President Barack Obama for authorizing an in..
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US 'Will Not Be Dragged Into Fighting Another Iraq War'; Airstrikes to Protect Americans and Prevent Genocide, Says Obama
President Barack Obama said Saturday that the military air strikes he authorized in Iraq this week are intended to protect American interests and prevent the genocide of religious minorities. He also pledged that the U.S. will not be dragged "into fi..
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Baptist Preacher JD Hall Calls Connection Between Braxton Caner's Suicide and Twitter Clash 'Unfair;' But Will Back Off on Ergun Caner
A Baptist preacher under fire for engaging in a Twitter clash with Braxton Caner, the teenage son of pastor and Brewton-Parker College President Ergun Caner, weeks before he reportedly committed suicide, expressed deep condolences to Braxton's family..
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Is oral sex OK for Christians? A quick Google search on this question online is likely to yield a plethora of responses but for popular theologian and Baptist preacher John Piper, the answer to that question should depend on a number of factors.
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'Why Would We Bring That Into Our Country?' Dr. Ben Carson Says He Wouldn't Have Brought Ebola Infected Missionaries to US
Renowned neurosurgeon and possible 2016 presidential hopeful, Dr. Benjamin Carson criticized the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Monday for bringing two Ebola infected missionaries to the U.S. for treatment, citing the highly contagious an..
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A federal judge argued that a woman's right to have an abortion deserves the same protection as her right to bear arms in a ruling Monday that a 2013 Alabama law requiring doctors at abortion clinics to have admitting privileges at local hospitals is..
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A Baptist preacher with an extensive history of attacking Brewton-Parker College President Ergun Caner, expressed regret for engaging Caner's 15-year-old son, Braxton, in a heated and viral Twitter conflict over Braxton's character and its reflection..
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Dove-Award Winning Gungor Rattles Christian World With Revelation That They Don't Believe the Bible Literally
The Christian music world has been abuzz in recent days about the unorthodox theology of celebrated Dove-award winning musical artists Michael and Lisa Gungor, known for popular worship songs like "Dry Bones" and "Beautiful Things."
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Russell Moore Calls 'Abortion Ministry' of Doctor Who Was Once Medical Director for Planned Parenthood 'Disturbing'
Dr. Willie Parker is a Harvard educated ex-medical director for Planned Parenthood who insists that he does abortions because he is a Christian. Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, however, finds hi..