Charles Stanley revealed to pastors last week some of the secrets and practices that have helped him become one of the most influential and widely heard preachers in the world.
How do preachers, particularly megachurch pastors, prepare for sermons every week? Where do they get their ideas? Do they ever get nervous? And how do they deal with both criticism and praise? Those are some of the questions that a group of well-known pastors responded to during a webcast Thursday.
After numerous failed doomsday predictions, Family Radio founder Harold Camping announced this month that he has no plans to predict ever again the day of God's Judgment. He also issued an apology to listeners, admitting that he was wrong.
Stop believing the lie that you can earn salvation or your way to heaven, said the pastor of a Dallas, Ga., megachurch on Sunday. Speaking to thousands at West Ridge Church, Brian Bloye stressed in his sermon that "nothing outside of Jesus will work"
Deadly storms that ripped through the Midwest and South on Friday left at least 34 people dead in four states. Kentucky reported 17 fatalities as of Saturday.
It was the one sermon Mark Driscoll never wanted to preach. But on Sunday, the Seattle pastor stood in front of thousands and delivered an emotional sermon on sexual assault, which his wife is a victim of.
Churches in New York City will be allowed to return to public schools starting this weekend after winning a court order Friday.
President Obama announced a compromise on Friday to the controversial contraception mandate in an attempt to appease religious groups that oppose the rule. Obama said at a White House press briefing that this new rule would both protect religious liberty and ensure every woman has access to the care she needs.
Renowned Pastor Tim Keller is speaking out for the first time against New York City's ban on church use of public school buildings. "Grieved" that more than 60 churches will be forced out of public schools this month, Keller called the city's ban "unwise" and is hoping for a reversal.
Presbyterians discontent with what they view as an abandonment of Scripture in the PC(USA) announced Thursday that they are launching their own Reformed body.
Key evangelical and conservative Christian leaders made the surprising decision on Saturday to endorse Rick Santorum for the Republican presidential nomination.
In an interview with evangelical leader Dr. James Dobson, Michele Bachmann touched on aspects of her life that the Republican presidential candidate has rarely addressed on the campaign trail, including her transformation into a "hyper disciple" of Christ, her parents' divorce, and her start in politics.
Herman Cain suspended his campaign Saturday, saying the accusations of harassment and infidelity have become a distraction. "I am disappointed that it came to this point that we had to make this decision," the Republican presidential candidate said
If megachurches were a denomination, they'd be the second largest Protestant group in the country, researchers say. With that, researchers took a closer look at the large churches that remain "one of the most robust religious organizational expressions within North America"
Evangelical theologian John Piper admits it: he was "racist to the core" and a born-again Christian at the same time. But thankfully, he says, "God had mercy on this teenage racist who little by little was awakened to something beautiful – namely racial diversity – and to something horrible – namely my own sin
Muammar Gaddafi's death should send a signal to other tyrants that they are likely to lose their power the way they obtained it – by force, says one evangelical leader.
Outspoken atheist Christopher Hitchens is weighing in on the debate over presidential candidate Mitt Romney and Mormonism, rejecting claims that questioning his faith amounts to prejudice.
A Sacramento, Calif., congregation voted Sunday to leave the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), months after the denomination removed its ban on openly gay clergy.
Mitt Romney and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday denounced recent remarks made by an evangelical pastor that have been deemed as anti-Mormon. Romney went as far as calling on GOP rival Rick Perry, who was endorsed by that pastor, to "repudiate" the remarks.
A former homosexual who had denounced the "It Gets Better" campaign, which is aimed at providing a support system for LGBT youth, is taking back his criticism.
Texas Governor Rick Perry has joined a growing list of U.S. officials in condemning the impending execution of Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani in Iran. "There is no shade of gray or room for equivocation here: Freedom to worship is a basic human right."
A Las Vegas pastor has come out in defense of Rob Bell's decision to leave the church he founded in order to focus on other works such as books and speaking engagements.
A missions ministry that has been closely following the case of an Iranian Christian pastor facing execution says the Iranian government is trying to confuse and deceive the Western media with conflicting reports.
American Christians and U.S. officials are rallying behind a pastor in Iran who faces execution for refusing to recant his Christian faith. Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani's attorney said they are awaiting the final written verdict.
The role of single women in the mission field was debated this past weekend as Pastor John Piper sought to provide a biblical response to the somewhat contentious issue.