Don Wilkerson, 71, the youngest brother of David, spoke to The Christian Post on Thursday morning about the back story of his brother’s work with gang members and drug addicts in New York City, and the qualities that endeared him to the youths that roamed the dangerous streets of “the city that never sleeps.”
The Rev. David Wilkerson, the founding pastor of Times Square Church in Manhattan, N.Y., died in a severe car crash in East Texas Wednesday afternoon. His wife, Gwendolyn Wilkerson, was injured and airlifted to a local hospital.
Franklin Graham denied on Tuesday that he raised doubts about President Obama’s U.S. citizenship or his religious faith, saying that he personally believes Obama is qualified to be president and that he is a Christian.
Jesus told people to pray to him, to trust him, to follow him, to give money to his churches. He would have been the biggest liar ever if he died and never resurrected, said Pastor Mark Driscoll on Easter Sunday.
Thousands of churches nationwide will be showing the "very graphic" film "Good Friday," made by Seattle-based Mars Hill Church, today in hopes that viewers will truly understand the sacrifice Jesus made in paying the price for the sins of humanity.
People told him to use the word “stink” instead of “suck,” but author Ramon Presson went ahead anyways and titled his latest book When Will My Life Not Suck? He said he felt compelled to use the word to remain authentic to the question being asked by so many Americans.
The recent debate over the existence of hell and who goes there is hotter than expected. It is such an incendiary argument, in fact, that it has landed the man who sparked the fire – Rob Bell – on Time magazine’s 2011 top 100 most influential people list.
A giant 19-foot tall wooden cross along with a 10-foot tall image of Jesus was erected Thursday in busy downtown Chicago for Easter.
When will my life not suck? For a Christian therapist who has battled his own demons like depression, the answer is: learn to reframe suffering.
When Christians think of falling from grace, the names Tiger Woods, Ted Haggard, and more recently Charlie Sheen come to mind. But a megachurch pastor says the celebrities’ way of falling from grace is not the definition found in the Bible.
Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy wasn’t shy about his faith Friday when he attributed the huge increase in sales at the fast food chain to the wisdom found in the teachings of Jesus.
Philadelphia has a disturbing problem on its hands – the highest rate of sexually active teens in the country and the fifth highest HIV/AIDS rate for the age group. But the city’s new campaign – offer free condoms to teens as young as 11 – to combat the problem is raising eyebrows.
A federal appeals court overturned on Thursday a ruling that found the National Day of Prayer unconstitutional. NDOP spokesman Michael Calhoun said he was not surprised by the court’s decision
For too many evangelical pastors, the Old Testament is a “foreign book” that is better left alone or used only as background knowledge, lamented prominent theologian Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr. on Tuesday. But preachers who neglect the Old Testament do so at the risk of “robbing” their congregation of fully understanding Jesus Christ.
The Christian Post spoke with Dixon, who is a respected scholar in addition to pastoring a 10,000-member church, this week about what the Bible is clear on regarding the end times and what is left up to debate.
A respected megachurch pastor addressed the confusion over end times prophecies in his new book by differentiating what the Bible clearly says about topics such as the rapture, the Antichrist, and the millennium rule of Jesus, and what is left to speculation.
A majority of evangelical leaders believe that the Bible does not require Christians to tithe, according to a survey released by the National Association of Evangelicals on Wednesday.
Highly respected evangelical pastor John Piper made a startling yet insightful comment Tuesday when he compared the burning of the Islamic holy book to crucifying Christ.
President Obama's nominee for the top religious freedom post paid tribute to Pakistan's murdered minorities minister, Shahbaz Bhatti, and acknowledged the challenges and opportunities presented by the current uprisings in the Middle East during a religious liberty function Tuesday evening.
A psychologist, former NFL player, Harvard Business School graduate, and a former policy advisor to President Ronald Reagan are part of a tight-knit group of Christian Right leaders strategizing for an expected final showdown over the definition of marriage in the court.
College students attending the Passion Conference in Fort Worth, Texas, this past weekend exceeded the set goal and gave over $227,000 to fund a Bible translation project in the Western African nation of Mali.
Nearly 10,000 university students were told Friday night at the Passion conference in Texas that they have the verse Philippians 1:21, about life and death in Christ, backwards.
As gay marriage proponents in Congress push to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act, opponents are exposing holes in their argument that marriage between people of the same sex is a human right.
Megachurch pastors Rick Warren, Ed Young, John Piper and many more took to Twitter to send out prayers and reflection on life after a 8.9-magnitude earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan and left likely more than 10,000 people dead.
Giving up chocolate, TV, coffee, and now, for some, Facebook, is normal for Lent. But a faith community is asking two Christian radio stations to give up something unusual this year – Glenn Beck.