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A Top Reason for Church Shootings: Domestic Abuse
There were actually two attacks on Sunday, showing how violence at home often enters God’s house.
There were actually two attacks on Sunday, showing how violence at home often enters God's house. A Top Reason for Church Shootings: Domestic Abuse. Research.
No, Christians Don't Use Joseph and Mary to Explain Child Molesting Accusations
Doing so is ridiculous and blasphemous.
myself calling out to God in this respect in the wake of the Texas church shooting, as I read more and more stories of faithful loved ones who lost their lives in a senseless act of violence.
Church Security: How Do We Keep Our Churches Safe in a World Where Evil Is Present?
As we think through how to keep our people safe, we remember that our hope is secure in God.
As stories of the victims begin to filter out into the news, our heartbreak is compounded by the contrast between their faith and the violence, hate, and cowardice of the act.
After Texas Shooting, Christians Unite to Pray Against Persecution
International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church renews its call for solidarity.
year's prayer observances on November 5 and November 12, the massacre in Sutherland Springs further draws Christians to unite as one body and grieve the violence that plagues
After Mass Shootings, Americans Turn to Four Bible Verses Most
President Trump, Louie Giglio, Christine Caine, and David Platt all cite top psalm after Las Vegas attack.
Bible Gateway analyzed search patterns surrounding Sunday night's concert shooting as well as 18 other major incidents of violence over the past decade, including Virginia Tech in
Texas Shooting Kills 26 at Southern Baptist Church
Tragedy at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs is deadliest attack on a house of worship in US history.
Violence and evil once again have made an impact at one of our churches,” stated Frank Page, president and CEO of the SBC Executive Committee.
Uniting a Violence-Plagued City in PrayerSubscriber Access Only
Neither death threats nor tepid response discouraged two pastors from praying over every murder site in their city for years.
warfare. This ministerial odd couple became loyal friends and prayer partners, meeting regularly to fast, pray, and study what the Bible said about violence.
Of Old Testament Haircuts and New Testament Head CoveringsSubscriber Access Only
How Scripture records God consistently defending the humanity and dignity of women against sexual violence and exploitation.
How Scripture records God consistently defending the humanity and dignity of women against sexual violence and exploitation. Of Old Testament Haircuts
Love Thy Neighbor: South Asia Christians Advocate for Rohingya Muslims
Believers in Bangladesh and Pakistan aid fellow persecuted minority fleeing Myanmar (Burma).
Believers in Bangladesh and Pakistan aid fellow persecuted minority fleeing Myanmar (Burma).
Evangelical Advisers Condemn Charlottesville Rally More Than Trump
Christian leaders name the evil behind this weekend's violence.
Christian leaders name the evil behind this weekend's violence. Evangelist Jay Stack tweeted, “Racial hatred, violence, white supremacy & Nazism are Satanic.
How Pastors Perceive Domestic Violence Differently
Most pastors want their churches to be a safe haven, but don’t have a plan to get there.
Research. How Pastors Perceive Domestic Violence Differently. When it comes to domestic violence, Protestant pastors want to be helpful but often don't know where to start.
Packing in the Pews: The Connection Between God and Guns
Ministry leaders more likely than evangelicals overall to favor more gun control.
Evangelical leaders have stronger feelings about addressing gun violence through legislation, according to a survey released by the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) in
20 Truths from "God's Country"
Reclaiming God’s kingdom vision for the rural church
beware the country music stereotype of rural, so we who live in rural places cannot succumb to the temptation to write off cities as dumpster fires of hedonism and violence, rap albums
Do We Need Another Denzel Washington Christ Figure?
CT asks the actor about his latest movie and Hollywood’s ongoing quest to score the faith audience.
But those characters can fall across the good guy–bad guy spectrum—and demonstrate high levels of violence, revenge, and fatalities in his action hits.
‘Mindhunter’ Offers a Stark Warning About the Limits of Empathy
Our reviewer says Netflix’s new crime drama is the service’s best show yet.
The first episode opens with a scene involving nudity and gruesome violence, and other episodes contain several instances of overt sexuality and off-camera bloodshed.
A Small Rural Church Is Hard to Kill
A Texas Baptist pastor on the risk and resilience of America’s smallest congregations.
changing. Violence in television, movies, gaming, and pornography reaches more and more homes, in rural America just as much as urban contexts.
Q&A: Ministering to Gang Members Is God’s Work
Why a juvenile justice advocate builds relationships with Chicago’s most vulnerable young men.
If you think about how we feel overwhelmed by the violence, imagine how these families feel; they have no resources, no connections, and no God in their lives.
Whom Should We Blame for the Violence?
Maybe someone we hadn't even considered.
Whom Should We Blame for the Violence? Maybe someone we hadn't even considered. Mark Galli| July 19, 2016. Whom Should We Blame for the Violence?
The Moral Truths of ‘Suburbicon’
The Coen brothers’ flawed film is effective at exposing the sins of contemporary racism.
They move from singing protest songs to wielding fiery torches. The violence that finally devours the Mayer's property is also, however, devouring its perpetrators.
Engaging Churches in Caring for Incarcerated Persons and Their Families
Correctional ministry leader calls churches to care for the incarcerated as they do the sick.
would be to stigmatize biblical characters like Joseph, Jeremiah, Paul, and others who were imprisoned, and people like Moses, David, and Peter, whose acts of violence would have
Today’s Church Needs the ‘Timeless Spirit’ of Pietism
Today’s Church Needs the ‘Timeless Spirit’ of Pietism
Why a centuries-old reform movement might hold the key to transforming our world, one renewed heart at a time.
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