Supporters of Paul Washer, 55, founder, director and missions coordinator of HeartCry Missionary Society, are now asking for prayers after he suffered a heart attack Monday night and was forced to undergo emergency surgery....More»
The season 11 "American Idol" alum is currently touring arenas across the country for the Winter Jam tour, as his new single "All That Matters" is quickly climbing radio charts.
For his third studio album Identity, Dixon said he wanted to put where he currently is in life to his music. The 25-year-old newlywed married his longtime girlfriend Annie Coggeshall in January 2016 and his new journey can certainly be heard throughout the 17 tracks of the Sparrow Records recording....More»
March 23, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) - Planned Parenthood closed two more abortion clinics in Pennsylvania after shutting three at the end of last year, an branch of the national abortion business announced March 13th....More»
NEW YORK, New York, March 23, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – Vandals sprayed paint, used a hammer to smash, and broke the window of a "Free Speech Bus" on a tour fighting gender ideology this afternoon....More»
The supplies sustaining displaced Christians in northern Iraq will run out "within weeks" but UN agencies, accused of ignoring them, have pledged to do better since the advent of US President Donald Trump, the aid co-ordinator for the Catholic archdiocese of Erbil said.
Without significant financial aid and sufficient care, Iraq's remaining Christians, whose numbers have fallen from 1.5 million in 2003 to around 200,000, "could disappear within the next six to 12 months," warned US-born Stephen Rasche....More»
Hunger and thirst often prevent members of Kamakowa Baptist Church in Kimusu, Kenya from attending worship, pastor Tom Ogalo Ngoya told Baptist Press in an appeal for aid to the country where drought is a national disaster, Christian Telegraph reports.
"It's [disheartening] to watch your children beg for water and food," Ngoya emailed BP after Kenya's government declared the drought a national disaster in February. Members of the congregation "are often not in the church due to lack of food and water for them to drink and for the animals. Children are malnourished due to lack of food to eat. Adults are helpless because they cannot feed their family."...More»
On March 22, the official opening of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation in Russia took place in the President Hotel in Moscow. The celebration of the anniversary served as an impetus for the mutual cooperation of Protestant churches with other religious denominations and public institutions, Christian Telegraph reports according to the Christian Megaportal invictory.com....More»
LONDON, UK (ANS - March 24, 2017) -- Following the tragic terror attacks in London this week, Leading The Way's founder and president Dr. Michael Youssef says it's vital more than ever that Christians stand firm in their faith and wake up to these radical Islamist threats.
"I grieve deeply for the victims and the people of the UK, especially as I have so many friends there," he said. "This is the time when we must uphold the faith without compromise. We need to stand up for the truth of the Gospel as we reach out even to militants, telling them in love that the truth can only be found in Jesus Christ....More»
RIVERSIDE, CA (ANS, March 23, 2017) - Preparations are well underway for Harvest America 2017, which will feature a message from Southern California pastor and evangelist Greg Laurie, and top name music from artists including NEEDTOBREATHE, Trip Lee, Phil Wickham, and Phoenix native Jordin Sparks.
More than 10,000 volunteers are expected to participate in street evangelism the day prior to Harvest America, and will pass out as many as 870,000 invitations throughout the region....More»
One way in which the freedom of religion or belief in a country can be measured is whether minorities are permitted to carry out their own rituals during key 'rites of passage' such as birth, marriage and death.
One of the world's fastest-growing Christian communities is that in Nepal. Between the censuses of 2001 and 2011 its Christian population more than doubled from 180,000 to 375,699....More»
While the Iraqi military forces are pushing fighters of self-proclaimed Islamic State out of Mosul, their last stronghold, Foreign Ministers from 68 countries met yesterday in Washington to discuss next steps in defeating the militant group. They also discussed 'post ISIS' scenarios such as how to rebuild Mosul, as refugees start trickling back to their home villages....More»
The Russian Orthodox Church is convinced of the need to bury Vladimir Lenin's body, when there will be enough prerequisites, Christian Telegraph reports according to the Christian Megaportal invictory.com....More»
Paris, Brussels, Nice, Berlin-and now London.
Wednesday's deadly attack at the Houses of Parliament marks the fifth time in 16 months that the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team has sent chaplains to a European city following an act of terrorism.
"Please pray for those wounded and for the families of those killed in the attack outside the UK Parliament today," Franklin Graham tweeted Wednesday afternoon before announcing that chaplains would be ministering in London....More»
This story was originally published on Dec. 6, 2013-the day following Nelson Mandela's death.
Editor's Note: On this date in 1973, Billy Graham called for an end to apartheid at the first series of integrated meetings in South Africa. This posture toward racial reconciliation was consistent with Mr. Graham's ministry, as two decades prior-in segregated Chattanooga, Tenn.-he personally removed the ropes of segregation before he would preach....More»
Indonesian authorities in Bogor, West Java, have banned three churches from holding religious activities. According to UCANews the Methodist Church Indonesia, Huria Batak Protestant Church and a house used by Catholics for catechism classes were ordered to close their doors. Local authorities said they could not guarantee the safety of the communities....More»
India's Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to have consolidated its political position across India after the party won several state elections. These were held in February and March; after results were counted in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa and Manipur, it had secured a comfortable majority in India's most populous state, Uttar Pradesh, while achieving more dominance in other states, despite fears that the recent ban on currency would affect the ruling party's fortunes.