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Megachurch In Kansas, Light of the World Christian Center, Remembers Pastor Greg Varney’s ‘Commitment to God’ After his Passing

Members of Light of the World Christian Center, a megachurch in Topeka, Kansas, say they'll remember Pastor Greg Varney for his "unwavering commitment" to God after it was announced that he died on Monday. (more…)

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U.S. Congressman Apologizes After Criticism Over Video Taken Inside Auschwitz Memorial

As President Trump visited Poland on Wednesday, a U.S. congressman stirred up controversy with a video recorded at the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. The five-minute video was originally posted Saturday to the YouTube channel for Lee Johnson Media, described as a "conservative podcast looking at America of today." (more…)

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Theon Hill of ‘Christianity Today’ Interviews Melvin Banks

His name may not be familiar to those outside Christian publishing, but few have impacted the church as much as Melvin E. Banks Sr., the founder and chairman of Urban Ministries Inc. (UMI). On May 2 in Colorado Springs at its annual Leadership Summit, the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA)

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British Prime Minister Theresa May, Who Supports Homosexuality, Says Anglicans Should Not Be Forced to Perform Homosexual Marriages

British Prime Minister Theresa May, a Christian and a vicar's daughter, said that the Church of England should not be forced to perform gay marriages if it does not want to, despite her personal acceptance of homosexuality. (more…)

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EU Leaders Proclaim a ‘Common Future’ on 60th Anniversary of Treaty of Rome as Britain Prepares to Leave Union

Proclaiming “Europe is our common future,” 27 leaders of the European Union signed a statement on Saturday in Rome declaring their commitment to integrating the Continent even as a series of crises has badly weakened the efforts and Britain prepares to leave the bloc. (more…)

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Study Finds That Trust Between Married Couples is Stronger Than Between Unmarried Couples Who Live Together

Trust between married couples is typically stronger than between those who cohabit, new research commissioned by Christian relationship counsellors has found. (more…)

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WATCH: In Military’s Farewell Tribute to President Obama, Auditorium is Half Empty and Obama Looks Dejected

With ruffles and flourishes and a few tears in the audience, the U.S. military paid a "Farewell Tribute" Wednesday to President Barack Obama, who called his time as the civilian chief of the armed forces the "greatest privilege" of his life. (more…)

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Why Our Priorities Are Off When Our Biological Family Is More Important Than Church

Jesus' focus was on the family of God, not the biological family. For several years, I served in a church that was known for its commitment to world missions. Many of our college kids were called into full-time cross-cultural ministry, including a bright young man named Bill. The reaction of his

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Couples Who’ve Been Married Since Forever Share Advice For a Happy Marriage

How do two people make love last? A Cornell University survey gathered information and insights from hundreds of Americans over the age of 65 who share one common trait: they've all created sustainable marriages. Some of their tips, such as “learn to communicate,” may be unsurprising, while other points, such

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Army Morale Low Despite 6-Year, $287M Campaign to Make Troops More Optimistic and Resilient

More than half of some 770,000 soldiers are pessimistic about their future in the military and nearly as many are unhappy in their jobs, despite a six-year, $287 million campaign to make troops more optimistic and resilient, findings obtained by USA TODAY show. (more…)

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