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#HoustonWeHaveAProblem Petition Demands City of Houston Cease Bullying Actions Against Pastors

#HoustonWeHaveAProblem Petition Demands City of Houston Cease Bullying Actions Against Pastors

Raleigh, NC |Christian News Service| — Faith Driven Consumer™, the group that emerged on the national stage last year with its #IStandWithPhil campaig...

Calif Churches File Complaint Against Imposed Abortion Coverage

Calif Churches File Complaint Against Imposed Abortion Coverage

WASHINGTON – Life Legal Defense Foundation and Alliance Defending Freedom filed a formal complaintThursday with the U.S. Department of Health and Huma...

Unearthing Magdala: Where History, Archaeology and Religious Traditions Meet

Unearthing Magdala: Where History, Archaeology and Religious Traditions Meet

Inaugural U.S. Interfaith Conference

New York, NY --- On October 20, 2014, Nyack College, in partnership with the Center for the Study of Ancient Juda...

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'Left Behind': Will There Be a Rapture?

'Left Behind': Will There Be a Rapture?

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

 

The Left Behind series is a publishing phenomenon, with 16 books and $65...

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Messianic Jewish Leaders Oppose Presbyterian Divestment from Israel

PHILADELPHIAJune 12, 2014 /Christian News Service/ -- As the Presbyterian Church (USA) prepares to discuss divestment proposals designed to influence Israeli policy at its General Assembly in DetroitJune 14-21, leaders of the international organizations speaking for the Messianic Jewish community respond with a strong statement of support for Israel.

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Prep2Bless Seeks to Train Families for Emergency Preparedness

PLANO, Texas -- |Christian News Service| When tornadoes come to town, does your family know what to do? To help North Texans prepare for prep2blesslogosevere weather and other emergencies, World Vision is sponsoring a Prep2Bless Emergency Preparedness Prep2BlessTraining/Expo, Saturday June 21st 8:30-1:00pm in Plano. “Prep2Bless is a free event with hands-on-training for the whole family,” says Lynn Scarborough, Director of Prep2Bless. “Prepping doesn’t have to be complicated, expensive or time consuming; we want everyone to have a 72- hour Emergency Kit and Family Plan.”

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Survey Finds Christians Won’t Be Duped In Regards to ‘God Movies’

Christian News Service/NICAEA poll finds 79% say biblical accuracy is important


OXFORD, Miss, June 10, 2014 |Christian News Service| –The so-called “Year of the Bible” has Christian moviegoers packing movie theaters across the country. Films like the SON OF GOD, MOMS NIGHT OUT CNSNICAEAPOLLand GOD’S NOT DEAD racked up a combined 218 million dollars in ticket sales in 2014.

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SBC Leaders Lament Lack of Evangelistic Passion Evidenced By Annual Report

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Southern Baptists experienced growth in the number of churches affiliated with the convention in 2013, while other key measures declined, according to the Annual Church Profile (ACP) compiled by LifeWay Christian Resources in cooperation with Baptist state conventions.

The number of churches in the Southern Baptist Convention grew by 91 to 46,125, a 0.2 percent increase over 2012. SBC churches also reported 4,789 church-type missions last year, a decline of 203 from 2012. However, some state conventions no longer use the designation of church-type mission, which may have impacted the total.

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Black Pastors Say Gay Rights Not the Same as Civil Rights

DetroitPastorsDetroit, Michigan |Christian News Service| — On March 21, 2014, Judge Bernard Friedman of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan overturned and ruled Black Detroit Pastors“unconstitutional” the 2004 voter approved amendment to the Michigan Constitution that defines marriage as between one man and one woman.

Judge Friedman concluded that upholding the voting rights of 2.7 million voters who voted in favor of marriage protection is not “rational.”

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