6 Christian Reactions to Trump-Putin Summit: ‘Abased Before a Tyrant’ or ‘Pursuing Peace’?

U.S. President Donald Trump has been facing a torrent of criticism for his meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday in Helsinki, Finland,...

What’s Behind the Genocide That’s Left 6,000 Nigerian Christians Dead

New attacks against Christians in Nigeria are leading to demands that a special envoy investigate the gruesome outbreak of violence in the African country. One...

Charlottesville City Council Decides Parks Won’t Be Renamed Emancipation and Justice

Charlottesville’s leaders have decided their city’s parks aren’t ready for Emancipation and Justice. Still struggling over how to handle Confederate symbols, the Charlottesville City Council...

ISIS Suicide Bomber Kills 20 People in Northern Afghanistan

An Islamic State suicide bomber killed 20 people in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, including a Taliban commander, while in southern Helmand province a government...

Trump Sinks in Hel Against Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin told a room full of U.S. and Russian reporters that he wanted Donald Trump to win the presidency in 2016...

WATCH: Full Video from Trump-Putin Press Conference

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President Trump’s Own Team Says he Looked ‘Incredibly Weak’ in Meeting With Putin; Russian...

Donald Trump's first summit with Vladimir Putin left him looking 'incredibly weak' in comparison to his Russian counterpart, according to one of the US...

Here We Go: Episcopal Church Expands Same-Sex Marriage to All Dioceses Where Bishops Object

The Episcopal Church's General Convention passed a resolution last Friday that expanded the right for gay couples to marry in all dioceses even where local bishops...

Progressive National Baptist Convention Seeks Return of Moral Values and Civil Rights During the...

The Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc. (PNBC), led by President Dr. James C. Perkins, will hold its 57th Annual Session on August 6-10, 2018...

Civil Rights Pioneer James Meredith Says He Has One Last Mission From God

James Meredith says he has one last mission from God. “It’s what I’ve believed for a long time but have been too scared to say,”...
A design rendering showing a crowd gathered at Memorial Court, directly to the left of Mother Emanuel on Calhoun Street. (Courtesy Dbox for The Mother Emanuel Nine Memorial / Handel Architects)

SEE IT: ‘Wings of Angels, Arms of God…’: Design of Memorial for Emanuel AME...

The 200th anniversary service at Mother Emanuel ended with more than the usual parade of Sunday best and children scrummaging past pews. More than three...

France Beats Croatia, 4-2, to Win 2018 World Cup Final

Golden confetti mixed with a hard rain Sunday night, drenching the French national soccer team in unfettered joy and a refreshing shower after a...

A Few Words of Caution Before Appointing Young Black Men to Christian Leadership Positions

by Jemar Tisby When I enrolled in the Masters of Divinity program at a conservative evangelical seminary, I had no other aspirations than to earn...
Dr. Kimberly Hardy

Fayetteville State University Professor Kimberly Hardy Works to Strengthen the Link Between Faith and...

When Kimberly Hardy was working on her doctor of philosophy degree, she was selected to speak at a Society for Spirituality and Social Work...
Civil Rights icon and Mississippian James Meredith as photographed during an interview with Jerry Mitchell of the Clarion Ledger. Meredith, a civil rights activist, became the first known African American to attend the University of Mississippi in 1962. (Photo: Sarah Warnock/Clarion Ledger)

James Meredith’s Last Mission from God: Challenging the Black Church to Instill ‘Moral Character’...

James Meredith says he has one last mission from God. “It’s what I’ve believed for a long time but have been too scared to say,”...
Student protesters in Managua after being evacuated from a church on Saturday. (Credit: Marvin Recinos/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images)

Two Student Protesters Killed in Nicaragua Church Siege

Paramilitary forces backed by Nicaragua’s government killed two people early Saturday during a 12-hour siege on a Managua church where student protesters had sought...
Worship Pastor Brian Johnson / Senior Pastor Bill Johnson

Bethel Church Worship Pastor Brian Johnson Takes Heat After Comparing Planned Parenthood to KKK;...

Brian Johnson, worship pastor at Bethel Church in Redding, CA, is taking heat for an Instagram post in which he said Planned Parenthood is...
Rev. Ernest Blue holding up the umbrella and cap he received from Richmond's Morning Star Baptist Church instead of a $100 honorarium.

Richmond Preacher, Rev. Ernest Blue, Calls Out Morning Star Baptist Church for Not Paying...

The Rev. Ernest Blue Jr. of Richmond, VA, is often called to be a guest preacher. A retired city schoolteacher and associate minister at Triumphant...

Black, White Churches in Florida Hold Joint Kids’ Summer Camp to Highlight Commonality Between...

Four days into their week-long camp, the youngsters had nailed their unofficial theme song. "All God's critters," they sang in unison, "got a place in...

Students & Civilians Trapped in Church Amid Gunfire by Militias in Nicaraguan Unrest

The first student I met outside the Church of the Divine Mercy had a fresh bullet hole in his lower back. "It's ugly in there,"...