The clash between Christians and atheists for the soul of Christmas rages on. The American Humanist Association fired the most recent salvo by unveiling its third annual holiday public awareness campaign Monday. Titled "Bias Against Atheists Is Naughty, Not Nice"
The bestselling author of Tuesdays With Morrie and The Five People You Meet in Heaven said that when he penned 2009's Have a Little Faith, his own capacity for belief was bottoming out. His story is being told Sunday as an ABC TV movie.
Can worship songs like "Amazing Grace" analyze God's fundamental attributes? The God Anthology Live was launched by the success of NCC's summer 2011 sermon series "The God Anthology." The anthology spent nine weeks navigating God's characteristics, he said, using Scripture as a map for people to come closer to Christ.
Could Tim Tebow eventually work his way into gridiron greatness? It's a question more football fans are asking as the Denver Broncos quarterback racks up wins during the 2011 season's closing stretch. After a rocky start, Colorado's football franchise is now 5-5 and second place in their AFC West division. Given Tebow has taken his team to 4-1, many players old and new have started singing the young athlete's praises.
In the staring contest between the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations and the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), the Senate blinked first.
What happens when Santa Claus doesn't get along with his own clan?
A visit to Philadelphia by actor Bradley Cooper is helping the city's homeless population stay warm this winter.
The occult is an object of fascination for Christians as it brings home the fact that God – and the dark forces against Him – are not of this world. In its broadest sense, the word "occult" contains the entire supernatural realm. Modern science has made man quick to scoff at magic and monsters, demons and the divine. All the same, many Christians can't shake the feeling that good and evil are battling on Earth for their hearts and minds.
Before evangelical sports icon Tim Tebow wowed on American football fields, he called the Philippines home. The Denver Broncos quarterback now hopes his celebrity status will help build a children's hospital in his birth country. His Tim Tebow Foundation announced yesterday that it would team with CURE International and develop a surgical facility in the island nation's Davao City.
In an interview with The Christian Post, the group's guitarist/backing vocalist Jonathan Taylor Martin reveals that Mosaic began as a temporary musical ministry. The five membered band came together in 2009 at Nashville's Belmont University.
The landmark book that made "intelligent design" into an anti-evolution battle cry turns 20-years-old next week.
A global movie distribution company is making sure Tinsel Town takes stock of Christian moviegoers and their families.
The Israeli government has given the green light to building a Bible museum in the country of Jesus' birth.
Sixpence None the Richer lead singer Leigh Nash feels less-is-more for getting near God's love. Her upcoming album, "Hymns and Sacred Songs," finds the platinum-selling singer peeling back the layers of Sixpence's pop sound for simplistic, vulnerable praise music. The end result is earnest but bare-bones, a worship album in awe of God's majesty and grace.
A battalion of 70 Massachusetts businesses challenged the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act earlier this month. The group is fed up with the federal law, they say, as it hinders their hiring processes among homosexuals.
A young gift-giver in Canton, Ga., is providing a family with an early Christmas present this year – hope.
Time is running out for the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations to take action on saving the American government's signature religious freedom agency.
Peter Rollins hopes his writings inspire a revolution in religion. The uprising he advocates in Insurrection: To Believe Is Human – To Doubt, Divine, however, is spiritual rather than physical. Believers have commodified Christ, he argues, and it must stop.
Sammi Hanratty has seen and done more than most 16-year-olds.
San Antonio's Abandon joined the Christian rock community in 2002 and have risen meteorically ever since. Begun as a church worship band, they're now ministering to the mainstream with catchy, openly spiritual rock singles.
A new documentary explores what it's like to be a pro wrestler pinned down for the count only for Jesus to tag in and make the save. "Wrestling for Jesus" is a film sharing the trials and tribulations of Timothy "T-Money" Blackmon, a pro wrestler who forms an evangelical wrestling league
“The Greening of Whitney Brown” is a film that could have followed predictable pre-teen formulas already done by the Disney Channel. It instead veers slightly off-course, placing enough focus on the title character's family that viewers are left with another experience entirely.
San Diego's As I Lay Dying has weathered over a decade in the heavy metal underground. Through it all, they've remained dedicated defenders of Christianity and written music that slams as hard as their secular peers. Their latest release, Decas, drives this point home with a mosh pit ministry that should appeal to sinners and saints alike.
Carl Medearis maintains that peace between Christians and Muslims remains vital. In America, he says, things are tenser than they used to be. We already think Muslims are scary, suspicious, and terrorists lurking around the corner. The media didn't create that. The real issue is that we already think that.
The Pew Research Center released a new poll Thursday that shows the culture war over same-sex marriage won't be cooling down anytime soon.