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Nearly 30 Percent of Christians Share Their Faith on Social Media, Reaching Nonbelievers: Barna

Nearly three in 10 Christians have shared their faith with non-believing friends and acquaintances on social media, according to a report by the Barna Group. As part of a new report released with Lutheran Hour Ministries, Barna surveyed American […]

No more sending Bibles across the border to North Korea in balloons, says South Korea

President Trump shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island in Singapore. One consequence of the ongoing peace initiatives between South Korea and the US with North Korean leader Kim Jong […]

The Nigerian imam who saved Christians from Muslim gunmen

Christians say they would have died had it not been for the bravery of the Muslim cleric (centre) When an imam in Nigeria saw hundreds of desperate, frightened families running into his village last Saturday, he decided to risk […]

Pakistan Expels South Korean National Accused of Spreading the Gospel

Pakistan officials say a South Korean national who it accused of using a business visa to preach the Gospel inside the Islamic republic has been expelled from the country. (Photo: Reuters) The news comes after two Chinese nationals believed to

Pastor Says He Doesn’t Care What Bible Says On Homosexuals

BOTHELL, Wa. — A profanity-speaking preacher who has lost hundreds in his congregation over his decision to allow open homosexuals to serve in leadership positions, and who says he “doesn’t care” what the Bible has to say on the issue,

Donald Trump Or The Church Inspiring Rift Among US Evangelical Christians?

Pastor Joshua Nink, right, prays for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, as his wife, Melania, watches after a Sunday service at First Christian Church, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, in January 2016 The 2016 presidential contest highlighted just how deeply divided

Love Jesus without the Church?: A Closer Look at Christians Who Don’t Go to Church

When you ask someone about their faith, expect to hear a qualifier. Of course, there’s “spiritual but not religious,” a category that 11 percent of Americans now fall into, according to Barna Group research . (The figure could […] Read