Pastor Derwin Gray on How the Situation In Ferguson Shows Why We Need More...

Mike Brown, an unarmed 18 year-old, black teenager was recently shot and killed by police in Ferguson, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis. This is...

Mars Hill Church Cancels Annual Resurgence Conference, Mark Driscoll Dropped from Upcoming “Act Like...

The embattled Mars Hill Church canceled its annual Resurgence conference late on Thursday, scuttling an event that brings big name preachers to the Seattle...

The House of the Lord 40th Anniversary Celebration – “Remember, Refocus, Re-dream”

2014 will be a year of continued celebration for Bishop F. Josephus Johnson II and The House of the Lord church family as we...

Progressive National Baptist Convention Elects Rev. Dr. James C. Perkins as 20th President

Rev. Dr. James C. Perkins, Senior Pastor of Greater Christ Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan, was elected as the 20th President of the Progressive...

Highlights from Tyler Perry’s Session at Global Leadership Summit: On Creativity, Dealing with Critics,...

The following read-out was posted by Paul Steinbrueck on LiveIntentionally.org. Read the full post here. Find out more about the Global Leadership Summit here.   Which skill set...

National Black Church Initiative Calls On All Religious Leaders to Come Together as Mediators...

Leaders Must Convene in Jerusalem to Bring Peace The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and...

Michigan Pastor Who Once Attacked Other Black Pastors for Standing Against Homosexual Marriage, Now...

One of Lansing, Michigan's most prominent black pastors, Bishop David Maxwell, had been quoted in the news media in May 2012 as saying that...

Church Members Come Together to Clean Up After Ferguson Protests

On the fourth morning after Michael Brown’s death, residents from different parts of the region came together to pick up the pieces. Some were young,...

Missouri Baptists Gather to Pray as Protests Continue Over Shooting of Michael Brown

Missouri Baptists gathered for prayer Aug. 13 before a fifth night of turbulent protests erupted over the shooting death of an African American teenager...

WATCH: Bishop Charles H. Ellis III Welcomes Bishop T. D. Jakes for “A Night...

You don't want to miss "A Night of Destiny" with Bishop T.D. Jakes at Greater Grace Temple. It's for people who want more, who...

Bishop Eddie L. Long and Vanessa Long Celebrate 27th Pastoral Anniversary

from Facebook - New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Join us for a week long celebration of Apostle Eddie L. Long and Elder Vanessa Long's 27th...

Guest Preachers Must Balance Biblical Authority and Pastoral Wisdom

In my book, On Preaching, I recommended several best practices for guest preachers. I can summarize that chapter in one sentence: As a guest preacher,...

Holy Land Church Leader Says ‘Shedding of Christian Blood Is Beyond Human Imagination’

The Salvation Army has joined the World Evangelical Alliance in calling on Americans to pray for the Middle East. Both groups say Christians are suffering...

NRB President Jerry Johnson Predicts Churches Would Win Against IRS Over “Pulpit Freedom”

Churches would win a case against the Internal Revenue Service if the government agency revokes their tax-exempt statuses for political speech, National Religious Broadcasters...

Former Swedish Megachurch Pastor Ulf Ekman Says His Conversion to Catholicism Caused a “Real...

It caused uproar in Sweden when I left my Protestant ministry and became a Catholic It caused more than just a stir when I told...

.church Domain Names Will Be Coming Soon; 5 Reasons Your Church Should Consider Registering...

Did you know that the Internet name space is quickly expanding far beyond the commonly used domains ending with .com, .net, or .org? And...

Pastor Brian Houston Talks About Hillsong – the Movie

Hillsong's Pastor Brian Houston was unsure why Hollywood producers were interested in making a movie about their "little church" when they approached him with...

Russell D. Moore Says Michael Brown Shooting, Violence In Ferguson Should Remind Body of...

The violent scenes from Ferguson, Missouri, are not what most Americans expected to see in 2014 America. The simmering tensions in this town, following...

Amid Suicide Death of Robin Williams and Others, Black Churches Address Mental Illness as...

The death of beloved comedian Robin Williams has heightened awareness of suicide and its relationship to mental health problems. But many African-American churches quietly...

Death of Mike Brown: The Importance of Mourning In the Church Instead of Conducting...

With the almost weekly murder of young black men, it is more important than ever to lean into lament over jumping and shouting in...