Country music star Blake Shelton has offered an aggressive response to Westboro Baptist Church (not related to any mainstream Baptist denominations) after the controversial group threatened to protest one of his concerts.
When the extremist group, notorious for their "God Hates Fags" signs, tweeted its plans to protest Shelton's upcoming concert at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, Shelton responded with a tweet of his own, "Great!!!! Lots of my crew guys will be happy to see your wives [...] Again."
This isn't the first time the country music star has engaged in social media exchanges with Westboro, which has been criticized in the past for its controversial protest methods that include picketing the funerals of American soldiers. more >>
First-time mother Kari Jobe is sharing pictures of her new bundle of joy and he's quite a big fella.
Jobe, the 34-year-old contemporary Christian singer, gave birth to her son with singer-songwriter husband Cody Carnes on Feb. 18. Less than one week later, she introduced her new bundle of joy to the world. "Introducing our sweet angel: Canyon Morrison Caine Carnes. Born 2/18/16 9 pounds 13 ounces & 22.5" tall! #babycarnes," Jobe revealed on Instagram.
Madonna's "Rebel Heart Tour" is passing through Singapore Sunday and Catholic Church officials there are urging their parishioners not to attend.
Archbishop William Goh is speaking out against the 57-year-old singer's show that will take place at the Singapore Sports Hub Feb. 28. In a statement released by his office, Goh insists that Catholics in Singapore should make their faith a priority over Madonna's show, which has anti-Christian values.
"There is no neutrality in faith; one is either for or against. Being present (at these events) in itself is a counter witness," he said according to The Strait Times. "Obedience to God and His commandments must come before the arts." more >>
Christians in Singapore have become upset over Madonna's upcoming Rebel Heart concert in the country, and leaders of the Christian communities have already aired out their concerns to the minister of home affairs and law.
During a meeting with Minister K Shanmugam, eight Christian pastors from different Protestant groups in Singapore have expressed their concern over Madonna's upcoming Rebel Heart concert. They are worried that the pop singer might use lyrics or props that would offend the Christian communities in the country, Yahoo! News reports.
The Protestant leaders are not the only ones upset by Madonna's concert as the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore had also expressed their stand on the issue. Archbishop William Goh had also relayed the church's concerns to government officials, according to Sky News. more >>
Before the world was speaking about singer Ciara Harris and her NFL quarterback boyfriend Russell Wilson abstaining from sex while dating, the pair had a private conversation about the important decision.
Ciara, the 30-year-old who has a son with previous fiance and rapper Future, insisted the initial conversation about abstinence was not a hard one to have.
Donnie McClurkin arrived at the Stellar Awards Saturday with fellow Christian singer Nicole C. Mullen on his arm, months after being transparent about wanting love.
The 56-year-old "We Fall Down" singer and Perfecting Faith Church pastor took to Twitter to let the world know about his wonderful date.