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SIM Missionary Doctor Rick Sacra on Way to The Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha

SIM Missionary Doctor Rick Sacra on Way to The Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha

CHARLOTTE, N.C, /Christian News Service/ – International Christian mission Rick Sacraorganization SIM (www.simusa.org) announced today that missionary...

Nancy Writebol, SIM Missionary Stricken with Ebola Virus,  Declared Virus-Free and Discharged from Hospital Tuesday

Nancy Writebol, SIM Missionary Stricken with Ebola Virus, Declared Virus-Free and Discharged from Hospital Tuesday

 

She and Husband, David, Resting at Undisclosed Location 


CHARLOTTE, N.C. /Christian News Service/ – Nancy Writebol, the SIM missionary s...

Samaritan Ministries Offers Biblical Alternative to Health Care Insurance

Samaritan Ministries Offers Biblical Alternative to Health Care Insurance


Cody DeWitt sold his family home and was packing up his household for a move to Illinois where he was about to start a new job with Samaritan Ministri...

Dr. Jim Denison

What Truett Cathy Taught Me

What Truett Cathy Taught Me

9 DAYS AGO  |  Dr. Jim Denison, Christian Press Columnist

I remember the first time I drove up to a Chick-fil-A on a Sunday. The lines wer...

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Christian Sudanese Mother Freed From Islamists

Meriam Yahya IbrahimWASHINGTON -- A Christian woman sentenced to death by a Sudanese court after refusing to recant her faith has at last been permitted to depart Sudan. According to the BCC, Meriam Yahya Ibrahim has flown to Italy with her family and the Italian vice-minister of foreign affairs, where she met with Pope Francis earlier today. The family will travel to the United States, where Ibrahim's husband, Daniel Wani, is a citizen.

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Missile Hits Malaysian Passenger Plane

A Malaysian passenger airline with 283 passengers and 15 crew members aboard was shot down and crashed in rebel-controled eastern Ukraine.

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American Pastors Network: New Reality Show Makes a Mockery of Marriage


PHILADELPHIA—A new reality show called “Married at First Sight” is legally marrying two complete strangers as part of a “social experiment”—all in the name of entertainment.

The show debuted last week on the FYI channel and follows three couples who are thrown into a legal marriage the moment they meet. A sexologist, psychologist, sociologist and spiritual adviser use “scientific matchmaking” to pair up the couples, then watch to see what happens. According to the show’s publicist, the marriages are indeed binding but the couples can have their divorces paid for by the show within six months, if they so choose.

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Prayer and Unity: The Quintessentially Jewish Response to a Kidnapping

JERUSALEM—With their pictures posted on countless Facebook pages and widely published in newspapers and on prayer1websites, the faces of the three missing Israeli teens have been etched deep into the global Jewish consciousness and individual Jewish hearts. But is there something quintessentially Jewish about the response to the crime of kidnapping?

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U.S. Works for Meriam Ibrahim Exit in Sudan Death Row Case

KHARTOUM, SUDAN (ANS) -- The U.S. says it is working with Sudan to ensure a woman freed from death row can leave Meriam Ibrahimthe country, after she was detained at Khartoum airport.

According to a story by the BBC, Meriam Ibrahim's lawyer says she and her husband are being questioned over their travel documents. It is thought they were trying to fly to the U.S.

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