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What This Charleston Massacre Documentary Wants to Tell Us About Forgiveness
A close look at the deadly church shooting, “Emanuel” reveals ruthless sin, scandalous mercy, and divides that persist.
Praying for Patients Is Common, But Comes With Legal Risk
Most healthcare workers want to offer spiritual care if the sick are open to it—but doing so cost a Pentecostal nurse in the UK her job.
Pro-Lifers Aren’t Hypocrites
The concerted effort to end abortion is much more diverse and holistic than it gets credit for.
One-on-One with John Johnson on Global Leadership
“Listening to global voices is important. However, listening to the divine voice is the most important factor in developing a healthy approach to leadership.”
Christian Agencies Fight for Migrant Kids’ Right to Play
Bethany Christian Services pledges to keep recreation and education offerings for unaccompanied minors in its care, even if federal funding goes away.
One-on-One with Dan White on Loving Those Who Think Differently Than We Do
“We lose the scandal of the gospel when we hunker down with our political tribes.”
Aid Cuts Threaten Central American Women and Children
IJM: Loving our neighbors abroad means giving them the kind of police we want for our own communities.
This Pastor Criticized Trump When Pence Visited His Church
Lessons from a DC church on how the power of the pulpit engages the power of politicians.
Praying for a President Is Not that Radical: Platt, Prayer, and Polarization
The outrage against David Platt's prayer for President Trump reveals more about us than David.
The Age of Pelagius
An ancient heresy continues to affect our culture in surprising ways.
How David Brooks Meandered Toward God
The New York Times columnist hasn’t become a Christian of the “Protestant evangelical variety,” but his latest book offers a fine example of spiritual autobiography.
David Platt Asks God to Grant Trump ‘All the Grace He Needs to Govern’
The “radical” pastor prayed for the president during an unannounced stop at his suburban DC megachurch.
Some Christians Are Turning Over a New Leaf with CBD Oil
Those using the hemp-based product often find relief amid a lack of understanding and regulation.
Franklin Graham Declared a Day of Prayer for President Trump. Christian Leaders Weigh In.
How is the church meant to heed Paul’s directive to pray for “those in authority”?
ECFA Faces Scrutiny Over Harvest Investigation
The delayed penalties for James MacDonald’s church have some evangelicals challenging the financial watchdog’s role and others defending it.
Understanding our History: How Imperfect Patriots Changed America for the Better
Some reflections on divine providence.
How Can Today’s Pro-Life Christians Build Trust in the Movement?
Four leaders share their vision for what demonstrating pro-life convictions really looks like.
As Violence Escalates in Burkina Faso, Family of Slain Missionary Keeps Serving
Mike Riddering died in the attack that brought about a new era of terrorism in the West African country. Now his relatives are working to bring about revival.
Strangers in the Land of Startups
A US missions agency is changing the way Spain’s tech hub engages its influx of migrants.
Court Rules Against Gang Members-Turned-Evangelists
Ex-members say they’re uniquely equipped to reach gangs. Former Latin Kings continue to fight Illinois restrictions they believe hamper their right to share the gospel.
Top Story July 17, 2019
Proving That God Exists Without Opening a Bible
Proving That God Exists Without Opening a Bible
How human reason alone can lay a pathway from doubt to belief.
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