Men who lack an affectionate father-son relationship tend to spiral emotionally, spiritually, and financially for years, says Mars Hill teaching pastor Dave Bruskas.
A North Carolina pastor is facing deportation for the second time over allegations that he lied by omission to authorities regarding a previous drug conviction, and now his church is rallying behind him in an effort save him.
Hillsong Church's global success and notoriety is due to lead pastors Brian and Bobby Houston maintaining their focus on God as their shepherd throughout their nearly 30 years in ministry, says Hillsong New York City pastor Carl Lentz.
Senior citizens in Madison, Tennessee, will have the opportunity to spend their retirement years at a church campus now that a local megachurch is in the process of building a $15 million retirement home.
Young, modern churches are much like independent coffee shops in that they tend to forget who they are serving and lack the humility of traditional establishments that came before them, says Christian author and spoken-word artist Jefferson Bethke.
"Duck Dynasty" matriarch Kay Robertson opened up about her Christian family's history, revealing that her first son, Alan, who is a pastor, was born out of wedlock.
Megachurch Pastor Confesses: I Almost Walked Away From Ministry Because of Porn, Doubted My Salvation
Pastor Perry Noble doubted his salvation after getting addicted to porn, which began at the age of 14. However, he found ways to get over his lustful obsession after realizing that he was doomed to ruin his marriage and ministry if he continued to feed his flesh's desire.
Christian Apologetics, Theology Seeing Revival of Interest Among Younger Generation, Says Pastor Dan Kimball
Young adults are currently experiencing a revival of interest in apologetics in order to defend their faith, especially since society questions the biblical narrative on hot button issues now more than ever, says Dan Kimball, leader of the teaching and mission ministries at California's Vintage Faith Church.
Ex Stripper: Why I Left Dancing After Meeting a Pastor's Wife in the Club, Visiting a So. Baptist Church
Imagine being a 23-year-old mother of two, recently divorced and finding yourself holding a resume that is blank under educational background. It was a desperate situation. There was no family or friends to lean on for financial support; she needed to make money fast to feed her two young daughters. So Katie reluctantly resorted to the only asset she felt she had – her body – to make ends meet.
Evangelical Soccer Star Keylor Navas Helps Costa Rica Advance to World Cup Quarterfinals; Gives God the Glory
While the goalkeeper for Costa Rica's national soccer team is being revered for leading his team's victory against Greece on Sunday, Keylor Navas is giving glory to God and credits his efforts to his strong Christian faith.
An Apostolic church in Brazil has caused controversy online after a photo was posted on their Facebook account in which the pastor is seen praying and kneeling on the floor over 110 lbs. of anointed salt.
Beyonce's Pastor Praises Singer as 'Extremely' Helpful in His Ministry; Embodying Unconditional Love
Beyonce Knowles' pastor Rudy Rasmus praised the singer's charitable work during a recent interview, saying she has made an impact within his ministry because of her "incredible heart."
Baylor's Isaiah Austin Gets NBA Draft Moment Despite Career-Ending Genetic Disorder; Says God Will Open Another Door
Baylor University's Isaiah Austin was recognized by the NBA as the league's best pick during the 2014 NBA Draft Thursday night, despite having a rare genetic disorder that ended his dreams of playing professionally.
United Church of Christ to Be First Mainline Denomination to Financially Support Olympic-Style 'Gay Games'
The left-leaning protestant denomination United Church of Christ announced that it will sponsor the sporting event "Gay Games 9" in August as the first mainline denomination to provide major financial support.
Country music artist Lee Brice is planning to step outside his genre to record a Gospel album with his mother as a way to pay homage to his original musical influences.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee is inviting pastors from early Republican primary states to join him on a 10-day tour through Europe to explore the places where former political and historical leaders thrived.
A Georgia tattoo artist whose business is significantly comprised of creating faith-inspired tattoos says most of his Christian clients get body art as an extension of their faith.
Lucifer and young musicians share a similar problem when it comes to worshipping God through music, said Jentezen Franklin at The Vous Conference in Miami this past weekend.
Washington D.C. Mayor Vince Gray rallied the support of churches to launch a faith-based approach initiative to end homelessness and housing instability in the District of Columbia, which has one of the largest homeless population in the nation.
Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi revealed that she prays for Republicans at least once a week and admits to having sympathy for Rep. Eric Cantor, who resigned as majority leader after a primary loss last week.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who is an outspoken evangelical Christian, said he doesn't "condemn" the gay lifestyle and said "we're all children of God" in a recent interview where he tried to clarify a statement he made in which he compared homosexual temptation to alcoholism.
The desire of a Tennessee pastor's wife to feed the needy, including strippers throughout Nashville nightclubs, has grown into a full blown ministry that's also about spreading the Gospel as well.
NFL Hall of Famer and former New York Jets running back Curtis Martin has his pastor to thank for donning jersey No. 28 during his time with the Jets, which the team retired for him in 2012.
The Brazilian Bible Society will distribute four million Bibles in an effort to reach the multitude of soccer fans that will trek to Brazil to attend the FIFA World Cup.
Christian bookstores need to adapt to new cultural and technological changes in the same way some churches are doing in order to stay relevant, says Curtis Riskey, president of The Association for Christian Retail.