Dozens of Christian civilians were killed while others in the community bore the brunt of the six-month conflict on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao between the country's military and militants allied to the Islamic State group, which ended last month, according to a detailed report by Amnesty International.
"Fuller House" star and beloved Christian entertainer, Candace Cameron Bure, has starred in several Hallmark Christmas movies and now she's teaming up with her teenage daughter, Natasha, on the small screen.
A court in France has ruled that Christmas nativity scenes cannot be displayed in public buildings unless they are installed for cultural, artistic or festive purposes alone.
Baptist pastors and other ministers in Alabama have denounced and condemned sexual abuse, assault, harassment and exploitation of women, especially by men in power, in the wake of sexual misconduct accusations against Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Roy Moore.
Officials at Queens College in New York City say they will change policies that discriminated against pro-life student groups by not giving them official recognition, after a settlement was reached in a lawsuit against the school.
Bruce Jacobson Jr., vice president of televangelist James Robison's Life Outreach International and executive producer of the preacher's syndicated television series "Life Today" formally announced Thursday that he will challenge incumbent Republican Sen. Ted Cruz for his seat in the U.S. Senate in the 2018 GOP primary.
A Christian business executive believes workers should not place their faith life and employment in separate "silos," but rather should think of them as "one circle."
The National Geographic Museum in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday opened a 3-D virtual tour into one of Christianity's holiest sites, the "tomb of Christ" located at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.
A progressive evangelical pastor whose 2015 pro-gay marriage announcement led to a steep decline in his church's membership now says that he believes he should have given his church more input on the announcement than he did.
Former NewSpring Church pastor Perry Noble responded to those who say he is "unqualified" to start a new church, by stating that they are "absolutely correct." But at the same time, he said he trusts that God still wants to use him to preach the Gospel.
An evangelical church in Tennessee that garnered national headlines a couple of years ago for coming out as pro-gay marriage is selling its property to a growing theologically conservative church.
Kevin DeYoung, senior pastor of Christ Covenant Church in Matthews, North Carolina, has warned that in the midst of the sexual abuse scandals shaking society today, Christians should never make excuses for "disgusting advances" on women.
Generations have seen numerous adaptations of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" in books, stage plays, movies and cartoons. And starting next week fans of the age-old classic can experience the story like never before — through the eyes of Dickens himself.
Tim Tebow is known for using his platforms as an athlete, author, and philanthropist to share his Christian faith, but there was recent moment where he hesitated to do so.
The Dove Channel's original series "Frankly Faraci" is back for a second season and in the most recent episode Cedric the Entertainer talks about how his faith inspires his approach to comedy.
A new faith-based series is examining what a post-apocalyptic world void of technology would look like in the wake of a natural disaster.
Well-loved Christian Artist Lauren Daigle continues charting. At the same time that her holiday album, Behold: A Christmas Collection, is No. 1 album on the Billboard Contemporary Christian Chart, the songstress was honored on Forbes' "30 Under 30" in two different categories.
Former Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, called on Christian leaders to intervene for the release of a British mother being held in an Iranian prison, condemning London and Tehran for putting diplomacy before the life of the woman.
Hillsong Church Senior Pastor Brian Houston has assured that his beliefs in support of the traditional Christian definition of marriage "will not change" even though voters in Australia have voted to legalize same-sex marriage.
A custom approximately $200,000 Lamborghini Huracán RWD donated to Pope Francis Wednesday by the luxury car maker Automobili Lamborghini is expected to fetch an even higher price at an auction to help the pontiff's four favorite charities next year after he blessed the vehicle and sealed it with his autograph.
Christian leaders are speaking out amidst the growing uncertainty in Zimbabwe following the alleged coup against President Robert Mugabe, with some saying they are "disturbed" at what is unfolding.
Certainly, Franken's actions are inexcusable, and he will face the heat for those actions in the Senate and beyond. But this happened more than 10 years ago, similar to your infamous conversation with Billy Bush about what you, as a star, could do to women.
Do you want to mature ... are you ready to grow and change? Then you must assess your spiritual health often.
The U.S. Department of State is warning Americans about the risk of terrorism when going to Europe at Christmas. While all travelers should exercise caution no matter where they go the reality is that Europe remains perfectly safe.
It is with a heavy heart that I feel compelled to communicate with you concerning the controversy that has engulfed your candidacy for the United States Senate from Alabama.
I think what we are seeing in some ways is this: Playboy ethics, but Puritan consequences.
Unfortunately, I've seen it again and again. Church leaders and members sacrifice the health and good of the church for fear of hurting one or a few persons. The body is sacrificed for the sake of a few members. We think we are being nice, but we are hurting the church.
You're in the spotlight and you've just been asked about a controversial issue. What do you do?
The Bible is the greatest book ever written—and now, there's a museum fit to tell its story!
We have always known that pro-abortion rhetoric is built on misleading slogans and deceptive terms. But I was reminded today of just how deceptive much of the terminology is when I read a 2016 interview with actor Kelsey Grammer.
I want to take advantage of all the good sales happening for Black Friday but I can't afford to pay for it all in cash right now. Is it ok to put it on the credit card and pay it off when I get my Christmas bonus? It seems like a waste to not get a good deal!
At First Choice, not a day goes by where the staff — which includes eight medical professionals serving under a volunteer medical director — doesn't serve at least one woman who is on the fence about abortion and only a stone's throw away from going through with the deadly procedure.
When it comes to Judge Roy Moore, we are being asked how any of us could not immediately recognize his guilt, since the mounting evidence against him seems overwhelming.
Last month, two analysts from the think tank Third Way published an opinion piece in U.S. News and World Report claiming that new Trump-administration policies would cause a surge in the abortion rate.
Late night comedy shows are no longer funny. They've turned into crude, Trump-bashing political attacks.
We play a lot of defense in youth ministry. We fight against tough opponents like teen suicide, marijuana and opioid addiction, cyber-bullying, sexting and on and on and on the list goes. Teenagers today are up against a long list of enemies and we want to help them win. But it is almost impossible to win the battle for the hearts, minds and souls of the next generation by just playing defense.
What would you do to enhance your baby's mental and emotional well-being? A New York psychoanalyst noticed a disturbing trend: A huge increase in the number of kids being diagnosed at an earlier age with mental disorders and emotional problems.
If you think Christians should avoid politics, then it's time to learn a lesson from the saga of the Adoption Tax Credit.
It seems like every month a new Christian leader embraces the LGBT movement — from pastor Brandan Robertson to Tony Campolo and Jen Hatmaker — the list never ends.
If Bruce Jenner is a woman and Rachel Dolezal is black (remember that she, too, has her supporters), why can't a Caucasian American be a Filipino?
Many people engage in life-saving rescue efforts, whether it involves saving things, saving animals, or saving people. While some folks strive to save the whales, others work hard to save unborn babies; still others are busy trying to save the planet.
Diversity can be good. Or bad. It's so simple even a monkey gets it! Don't believe me?
In 2015, the state of California passed a law forcing privately funded pro-life pregnancy centers to promote taxpayer-funded abortions, threatening crippling fines for noncompliance. As of Monday morning, that edict is under review by the Supreme Court.
As education-technology lobbyists persuade policy-makers that "personalized learning" is the golden ticket to academic achievement, parents must understand exactly what this concept is and what it means for children. What they discover should trigger a rebellion.
A deathlike slumber has overtaken the church: "I know your works, that you have a name that you are alive, but you are dead." God help us. It's time to reignite passion for prayer — to go full throttle.
A once-large Nashville-area Evangelical congregation that made headlines after its pastor announced that the church would conduct same-sex marriages is selling its campus and relocating to rented space.
I've been speaking to teenagers for almost three decades now, during a third of that time I was a preaching pastor as well. I'm terrible at sports (uncoordinated) and horrific at hobbies (easily distracted) so I've poured everything I have into becoming a better, more impacting communicator.