Because churches are important connection points between faith-based institutions of higher learning and prospective students, Christian and Bible colleges must work to deepen their relationships with pastors, a study has suggested.
The vast majority of evangelical Christians believe a university degree is primarily about training for a specific job and increased financial opportunities — not spiritual formation, a recent study shows.
Does attending a Christian college or university hurt your chances of employment? The answer is "no," according to a study highlighting attitudes about faith-based higher education.
What is America's perception of faith-based colleges and universities? According to a recent study, most Americans — Christian and non-Christian alike — hold a positive view of such institutions, meaning Christian higher education does not really have an "image problem," as some have feared.
While today's students don't see spiritual development as a goal of college, they are still open to some biblical and theological training, a major survey has found.
"American Idol" winner Jordin Sparks has revealed the powerful prayer she prays over her 4-month-old son, DJ, and shared how his birth deepened her faith in Jesus Christ.
Reformed theologian John Piper has shared practical tips for fighting the "demonic temptations to discouragement" and preserving joy in God throughout the day.
An Egyptian teen embraced Christianity after witnessing the faith of his his father, who was brutally murdered by Muslim extremists for refusing to convert to Islam.
Christian families in India who were forced to stop attending church after Hindu radicals threatened to beat and kill them have vowed to continue worshiping Christ in secret.
Pastor and best-selling author Max Lucado has said that the dramatic increase in suicide over the last two decades is partially due to the lack of hope stemming from the rise of secularism across the U.S.
"Wraith," the recently-released supernatural thriller, seeks to drive home that all life is God-breathed and sacred at every stage, according to writer-director Michael O. Sajbel.
To effectively combat the "spirit of fear" pushed by Satan in today's chaotic world, Christians must build their "faith muscle" and remember that God is unchanging in both the good and bad times, according to evangelist Christine Caine.
Nat'l Day of Prayer: Something Needs to Happen Spiritually for Americans to Unite, Says Ronnie Floyd
In a society riddled with division and unrest, this year's National Day of Prayer will focus on praying for unity within the Church, in the family, and across racial and political lines, according to Pastor Ronnie Floyd.
Billy Graham's Grandson Vows to Continue Ministry, Preach 'as If Christ Is Coming Back in Our Lifetime'
Following the death of his grandfather Billy Graham, Will Graham hopes to carry on the famed evangelist's ministry by sharing the Gospel with millions "as if Christ is coming back in our lifetime."
Matt Chandler Says Pastors Who Address Racism Outside of Biblical Framework 'Sabotage' Chance of Change
Matt Chandler, pastor of The Village Church in Highland Village, Texas, said that pastors who fail to address the issue of racial injustice within the framework of the Gospel ultimately "sabotage" any chance for true change.
Churches must make every effort to become "safe spaces" for teens and young adults to open up about issues, pastors say, to counter the raft of increased violence in the nation's schools and elsewhere.
April is National Sexual Assault Awareness month, as well as National Child Abuse Prevention month — and Shannon Deitz, abuse survivor and founder of Hopeful Hearts Ministry, is using the opportunity to raise awareness and offer a voice for survivors.
Pastor Greg Laurie of Harvest Christian Fellowship in California offered tips for a healthy, biblical marriage in a recent message titled "Marriage 101," the third session in his "#RelationshipGoals" series.
While the Islamic State has largely been driven out of Iraq and Syria, various Islamic extremist groups remain the largest persecutors of Christians around the world, according to a new report from Open Doors USA.
Ira Glass' Netflix Film 'Come Sunday' Tells Story of Evangelical Bishop Who Stopped Believing in Hell
Ira Glass, the host of the popular public radio program "This American Life," said his interest in producing the Netflix movie "Come Sunday" was driven by a belief that evangelical Christians are one of the most misrepresented groups in America today.
A North Korean Christian tortured for sharing her faith while imprisoned in one of the country's notorious labor camps revealed how the Lord spoke to her during a particularly brutal beating, giving her the strength to survive.
Coming off the success of the hit film "I Can Only Imagine," multi-platinum-selling contemporary Christian band MercyMe garnered three nominations for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards.
'Hero' Southwest Airlines Pilot Tammie Jo Shults a 'Strong Christian' Whose Faith Guided Safe Landing
Tammie Jo Shults, the pilot hailed as a hero for safely landing a Southwest Airlines plane after one of the jet's engines failed, is a "strong Christian lady" whose faith contributed to her calm state amid the emergency landing, according to friends and family.
Reformed theologian John Piper offered four suggestions for those struggling to forgive others, warning that the "physical and emotional pain" stemming from hurt can easily morph into "selfishness, bitterness and resentment."
Jeremy Lin Hopes to Leave Legacy of Living for God, Being 'Faithful' as End to NBA Comes 'Faster and Faster'
Christian athlete Jeremy Lin said he would like his legacy to be someone who "lived for God" and was "faithful" despite facing a series of challenges throughout his life and basketball career.