The Joplin memorial service Sunday served as a battle cry for residents who are determined to rebuild their city and believe that God loves Joplin.
President Obama told Joplin, Mo. residents Sunday at a memorial service for tornado victims that after the news cameras leave and the media turn their attention to other topics, the country will still be with Joplin in its effort to rebuild.
John Piper, a Reformed theologian, admitted that many people in his camp have criticized Rick Warren about his theology as expressed in his bestsellerThe Purpose Driven Life. The influential pastor, however, said he doesn't get what all the fuss is about and thinks Warren is theologically sound after reading the book.
Tim Pawlenty, the little-known former Minnesota governor who likes to refer to himself as T-Paw, may not be scoring big numbers in national polls, but behind the scenes he has won over some of the most coveted GOP donors and fundraisers.
A recent brain image study found a curious link between the shrinking of the part of the brain responsible for memory and being a born-again Christian.
Will American Idol finalist Lauren Alaina win over America’s heart with her piercing song “Like My Mother Does”? Alaina’s ode left her mom in tears – with her head buried in her husband’s shoulder – and garnered the night’s only standing ovation from judge Randy Jackson.
Family Radio’s international projects manager Matt Tuter told The Christian Post on Monday that he wants to get Harold Camping to respond on TV and radio about his failed Judgment Day prediction later that day.
Mitch Daniels, governor of Indiana and a former top aide to President George W. Bush, is the latest big name in the Republican Party to suddenly announce that he won’t run for president in 2012.
Mr. Harold Camping, it's now 6:01 p.m. on the East Coast of the United States and there's no sign of the predicted time zone-sensitive rapture. Now what?
Harold Camping needs to publicly apologize for being wrong about his doomsday prediction and leading people astray, said a Southern Baptist leader. The California radio broadcaster’s wrong prediction about the rapture and the end of the world reflected poorly on Christians
Francis Chan, the bestselling author of Crazy Love, will address the topics of hell and eternity in a new book to be released this summer.
While Harold Camping caused atheists to mock his May 21 rapture calculation as “nonsense,” he also provoked others to think more deeply about the symbolic numbers in the Bible and what they could mean.
The end of the world for "true Christians" is less than 48 hours away – that is according to Harold Camping and his followers. And for non-believers, Camping says the world will be completely destroyed on Oct. 21. But the vast majority of Christians believe that Camping is misleading people with false prophecy.
President Obama offered a “waterless cloud” to the Middle East Thursday when he laid out plans of how the United States would approach diplomacy with Arab nations undergoing political change, said a Christian scholar.
The officially atheist Chinese government is surprisingly open to Christianity, at least partially, because it sees a link between the faith and economic success, said a sought after scholar who has relations with governments in Asia.
Mike Huckabee, a frontrunner in many GOP presidential candidate polls, won’t be among the GOP names vying to challenge President Barack Obama for the White House next year.
Six in 10 Americans agree that based on the Bible, U.S. citizens should not celebrate the death of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, a new survey found.
Carl Moeller, CEO of Open Doors USA, talks about the biggest misconception Americans have about the persecuted, how persecuted Christians can overcome the question of why a loving God would allow suffering, among other topics.
With a sharp sense of humor and storytelling skills befitting the creator of the beloved VeggieTales films, Phil Vischer told a crowd of Christian journalists Wednesday that bankruptcy humbled him and helped him to pursue God instead of a dream.
Is God glad that Osama bin Laden is dead? Prominent evangelical pastor John Piper says yes and no. God’s emotions, like humans, are complex and not always black and white as some portray them to be
Trevin Wax, author of the new book Counterfeit Gospels, spoke to The Christian Post last week about the counterfeit gospels he sees in churches, Rob Bell’s controversial book Love Wins, and what to do if people suspect their church is teaching a counterfeit gospel.
America could produce the antichrist in the 21st century through the mixing of greed, power, and economic problems if the church fails to step in to guide people, said a leading international Christian scholar on Monday.
In heaven, people will have a similar body, voice and vocation as they did on earth, but everything will be much better, said a respected biblical scholar.
The concept of successful businessmen mentoring selected high-potential social entrepreneurs is not new. But the idea of Christians applying that model to social entrepreneurs motivated by their faith to advance the common good has never been put into practice before – until now.
Rob Bell wasn't misquoted or attacked as he claims, but the Michigan megachurch pastor was the one who threw the “grenade” at evangelicals, said the author of the new book Counterfeit Gospels.