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On immigration, some Evangelicals mistake 'America for the Kingdom of God': former-Muslim pastor

A former Muslim turned Texas pastor who came to the U.S. during the Iranian Revolution told those gathered at the Southern Baptist Convention's 2019 Evangelicals for Life conference Thursday that he feels some evangelicals are misguided in their rhetoric on immigration.

What will Jesus' return look like to media saturated, hyper-connected world?

A Baptist pastor studying eschatology explored how the return of Jesus Christ to earth will look in today's "media saturated, hyper connected society."

Alarm bells against discrimination

Fortunately, the media are increasingly reporting about persecution of people on account of their religion. This no longer happens only on particularly news-worthy occasions.

Pro-life movement in 'season of hope' VP Pence says, citing Jeremiah 29:11

Mike Pence appeared at several major pro-life events Thursday and Friday, stressing that the movement to defend unborn life has strong momentum and is in a "season of hope."

History channel to premiere new TV series 'Jesus: His Life'

A new eight-part television series called "Jesus: His Life" will premiere on the History channel in March.

Boys also need to be rescued from the sex industry

The impact poverty and a misogynistic mindset have on girls in these countries is fairly obvious. But what about the boys? How does growing up around the sex trade impact them?

4 brave moms tell VP Mike Pence their incredible pro-life stories

When Brittany, Faith, Brittany, and Elisa walked through the doors of their local pregnancy help centers, they couldn't have known they'd be meeting the Vice President of the United States just a couple of short years later.

Russell Moore highlights dangers of surrogacy, says it 'turns children into a product'

Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore says there are problems that come with surrogacy and suggests that Christians should instead turn to adoption or foster care when faced with infertility.

Churches take part in 'Day of Service' on MLK holiday

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is not just a time in which people take off from work or school; it is also a national day of service in which numerous secular and religious organizations oversee volunteer projects to better their communities.

How to keep college students in church amid high dropout rates? Lifeway director responds

To combat the growing number of young people who leave the church, leaders must invest in student ministry and make an intentional effort to focus on individuals during traditional college years, the director of student ministry at LifeWay has said.

Did John Gray use sermon to debunk rumor he fathered a child in extramarital affair?

Did Pastor John Gray indirectly respond to rumors that he fathered a child outside of his marriage in a sermon illustration last Sunday?

Is God mad at me? 3 biblical truths about God's anger

The tragedy filling our news feeds have led some to wonder, 'Is God mad at us?' It may be easy to believe He is, but here's why He isn't. Read on for truths about God's anger.

Fighting for green justice leads to yellow vest protests

Paris is burning. That is because the new president of France has bought into the message of climate change alarmism.

Candace Cameron Bure tells Liberty U students: Christian's need to 'walk the walk'

Actress Candace Cameron Bure spoke at the Liberty University convocation last week and told the students that Christians need to do more than throw Bible scriptures at people, they must "walk the walk."

This grand hotel showcases the other side of Memphis

Sometimes a hotel is the destination. That was certainly true for my visit to Memphis earlier this month.

Black 'genocide': Christian leaders call on HHS to abolish Office of Population Affairs

Black Christian pastors, doctors and lawyers are calling on the Department of Health and Human Services to abolish its Office of Population Affairs, an entity that they say is responsible for funding contraceptive programs that are partly responsible for a "genocide" in their communities.

Gillette's parent company funds toxic feminism

Toxic masculinity is doing nothing to stop the most defenseless from being bullied and killed by the leading source of toxic feminism--Planned Parenthood.

Jamal Bryant's New Birth gives furloughed workers $300, works with Atlanta supermarkets to do more

New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia, recently came together to provide approximately $300 each to 28 federal workers from their congregation affected by the ongoing partial government shutdown, Pastor Jamal Bryant said.

This week in Christian history: Anabaptists form, Soviet Union, Oxford Movement ends

Here are just a few things that happened this week, Jan. 20-26, in Church history. They include the Soviet Union confiscating church properties, John Henry Newman issuing a controversial opinion tract, and the founding of the Anabaptist movement.

China forcing Christians to replace Jesus with Communist posters; turning pulpits into game rooms

The Communist government of China is continuing forcing Christians to replace posters of Jesus Christ with Communist leaders, and is turning pulpits into entertainment venues.

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Monday, January 21st, 2019
the Second Week after Epiphany
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Today in Christian History
1738
English revivalist George Whitefield wrote in his journal: 'I desire to have no greater portion than the prayers of the poor.'
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Bible-in-a-Year — NIV
Genesis 27:46-28:22; Psalm 21; Luke 16:
Then Rebekah said to Isaac, “I’m disgusted with living because of these Hittite women. If Jacob takes a wife from among the women of this land, from Hittite women like these, my life will not be worth living.”So Isaac called for Jacob and blessed him. Then he commanded him: “Do not marry a Canaanite woman.Go at once to Paddan Aram,to the house of your mother’s father Bethuel. Take a wife for yourself there, from among the daughters of Laban, your…
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