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24th Annual ‘Just Pray NO!’ Weekend for the Addicted April 26 – 27

24th Annual ‘Just Pray NO!’ Weekend for the Addicted April 26 – 27

CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE — The 24th Annual “Just Pray NO!” weekend for the addicted is scheduled for April 26 – 27, 2014. The event is designated as the...

Gospel Message Pierces Hearts, Unites Churches at the Central Mississippi Will Graham Celebration

Gospel Message Pierces Hearts, Unites Churches at the Central Mississippi Will Graham Celebration

CLINTON, Miss. |Christian News Service| -- Following in the footsteps of his famous grandfather Billy Graham, who preached in nearby Jackson in 1952 a...

Outreach to LGBT Community Presents Strong, But Compassionate Message

Outreach to LGBT Community Presents Strong, But Compassionate Message

For many Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-Transsexual (LGBT) advocates, people are either "allies" who support the LGBT agenda, or they are enemies who oppose the...

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Lawsuit Seeks to Ban Pledge of Allegiance

Lawsuit Seeks to Ban Pledge of Allegiance

1 DAY AGO  |  Dr. Jim Denison, Christian Press Columnist

The Pledge of Allegiance was written in August 1892 by a minister named Francis ...

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Arvella Schuller dies at 84, Wife of Crystal Cathedral Founder Robert Schuller

schullerGARDEN GROVE, CA (ANS) -- Arvella Schuller, who served as a producer of the "Hour of Power" television show and was one of the main creative forces of the Crystal Cathedral, in Garden Grove, California, died on Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange, California, after a brief illness. She was 84.

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New Crowdfunding Platform Supports Non-Profits

Investors 4 CharityTallahassee, FLA,  — A former Wall Street investor has launched a new crowdfunding platform. Charles Parlato, founder of C&C Shorelands, Inc. and former hedge fund manager has launched Investors 4 Charity (I4C).
 

“With the rise of crowdfunding as an alternative to traditional institutional funding, I thought that perhaps a variation on the present crowdfunding model might present a different path forward for the production of this movie,” Parlato said.

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Advocacy Group Says Comcast Merger is Bad for Families

comcastComcast Corporation and Time Warner Cable announced Thursday that their Boards of Directors have approved a definitive agreement for Time Warner Cable to merge with Comcast. The agreement is a stock-for-stock transaction in which Comcast will acquire 100 percent of Time Warner Cable’s 284.9 million shares outstanding for shares of CMCSA amounting to approximately $45.2 billion in equity value.

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Advocacy Group Says Comcast Time Warner Merger Bad for Families

comcastComcast Corporation (Nasdaq:CMCSA)(Nasdaq:CMCSK) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) announced Thursday that their Boards of Directors have approved a definitive agreement for Time Warner Cable to merge with Comcast. The agreement is a stock-for-stock transaction in which Comcast will acquire 100 percent of Time Warner Cable’s 284.9 million shares outstanding for shares of CMCSA amounting to approximately $45.2 billion in equity value. Each Time Warner Cable share will be exchanged for 2.875 shares of CMCSA, equal to Time Warner Cable shareholders owning approximately 23 percent of Comcast’s common stock, with a value to Time Warner Cable shareholders of approximately $158.82 per share based on the last closing price of Comcast shares.

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Ethics Group Files Amicus Brief in Support of States’ Traditional Marriage Laws

supremecourtWASHINGTON D.C.  —The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention filed an amicus brief with a coalition of religious groups in support of the people of Utah and Oklahoma as the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals considers whether the U.S. Constitution prohibits them from preserving the husband-wife definition of marriage.

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