Of greatest interest, UBS notes how six of its top countries for distribution gains also top the World Watch List (WWL), which ranks countries where Christians face persecution.
1) Sexual abuse of minors (13.6% of cases). CT unfortunately regularly covers such cases, which Hammar says have topped his list for seven of the past eight years.
terrorists. Now the US State Department, which recently ranked the group No. 2 on its list of worldwide perpetrators of attacks, finally agrees. Yesterday's
New Top 10 list from Pew Research offers guidance for Sunday's International Day of Prayer. Here's the list (ranked by percentage of Christians, not by total number of Christians):
It grew to 14,000 attendees within eight years and has been on Outreach Magazine's list of the Fastest Growing Churches in America for the past six years.
catalyze cultural change? Is the list of signatories below enough? Take a moment catalyze cultural change? Is the list of signatories below enough? Take a moment
"I look at the list of the survivors and 90 per cent is Christian. They are coming from Eritrea and Ethiopia. 10 on the World Watch List of Christian persecution, while Somalia ranks No.
WHOLE. WE PRAY IN YOUR MERCIFUL NAME. AMEN. ----. Among interesting pastoral rebukes from the pulpit of late, add the US Senate to the list. The
Kate Tracy. [ posted 9/25/2013 10:40AM ]. Courtesy of Dick Slikker/ARDA. Should a country's Christians-to-debt ratio be added to the list of economic indicators worth watching?
Ackley said that he accepted his transgender identity earlier this year after the American Psychiatric Association removed "gender identity disorder" from its list of mental illnesses.
navigators.org. The Tyndale sales and marketing team will begin pre-selling the NavPress 2014 summer list to the trade in November 2013. Sales-related
details: "The ordinance adds sexual orientation and gender identity to the list of classes protected from bias, including race, religion, age and disability.
Stetzer offers a long list of in-depth results on his CT blog, as well as an explanation from study advisor Carl Ellis on the "increased efforts at church planting" by African American pastors
(RNS) Christian conservatives who think Satan is using communism and Islam to bring down America can add a new "adversary" to the list: the Emergent Church movement.
Update (May 13, 2013): Reuters reports that the newly released list of most commonly used baby names includes some unlikely contenders–"less traditional, but more attention
Top Baby Names Reflect Old–Not New–Testament Update: Rising on the list of most popular baby names of 2012? "Messiah." But not without controversy.
Boundaries of Science'"]. One science course at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, is under scrutiny for its syllabus and reading list. According to
So the committee voted six to nine to bar the hymn. "The song has been removed from our contents list, with deep regret over losing its otherwise poignant and powerful witness
Eritrea has made headlines for being one of the world's top 10 worst violators of religious freedom, recognized by the US State Department, World Watch List, and US Commission on
one for every seven. This includes Samoa, at the top of the list, received more than one missionary for every three non-Christians. None of these countries