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Activist Who Prayed Over Trump Says White House Has Evangelical Christians ‘on Speed Dial’

Evangelical Christians have unprecedented access to President Donald Trump’s White House and are “on speed dial” with the administration, according to an activist who prayed over the president in the Oval Office. (more…)

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President Trump is greeted by the Rev. Robert Jeffress during a Celebrate Freedom Rally at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington on July 1. (Olivier Douliery/European Pressphoto Agency)

Washington Post Suggests Trump is Changing Evangelicals and Evangelicals Are Not Changing Trump. Is That True?

by John Fea If you want to understand white evangelicalism in the age of Trump, you need to know Robert Jeffress, the pastor of First Baptist Church in Dallas. (more…)

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Rob Bell says, ‘I’m as Traditional as It Gets…Billy Graham Shaped Me’ – But If Billy Graham Shaped him, Bell Would Believe There Is a Hell for People Who Don’t Trust Christ as Savior, Like Billy Graham Preached

Controversial author and spiritual teacher Rob Bell insisted that he is "as traditional as it gets" despite evangelicals finding fault in his views on Hell, and said that famous evangelist Billy Graham helped shape his beliefs. (more…)

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LISTEN: Evangelical Leaders Pray Over President Trump (UCNN 07/13/17)

https://soundcloud.com/danielwhyteiii/evangelical-leaders-pray-over-president-trump-ucnn-071317 1. CP - A group of evangelical leaders prayed over President Donald Trump in the Oval Office, with Vice President Mike Pence in attendance as well. Following a meeting hosted by the Office of Public Liaison on Monday, the evangelical leaders met with President Trump and administration officials in the

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Robert Jeffress Says First Baptist Dallas Choir’s Singing of ‘Make America Great Again’ is No Different Than Singing the National Anthem

Megachurch Pastor Robert Jeffress has responded to criticism over First Baptist Dallas choir's performance of the "Make America Great Again" song at the Kennedy Center in Washington last Saturday, telling The Christian Post that singing the song is no less patriotic than singing the national anthem. (more…)

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WATCH: President Trump Honors Military Veterans, Slams Media at ‘Celebrate Freedom Rally’ Event Hosted by Robert Jeffress’ Church

U.S. President Donald Trump honored military veterans in Washington on Saturday at a Kennedy Center event that resembled both a political rally and an evangelical Christian religious service ahead of the July 4 Independence Day holiday. (more…)

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Dr. Michael Brown Tells Christians: Don’t Sell Your Soul In Defense of President Trump….To Do So Is To Lose All Credibility Before a Watching World

I'm all for defending our president when he's the subject of unjust attacks. And as a follower of Jesus, I voted for him, despite my misgivings. I'm also very happy to point out the many good things he has already done as president. But I will not sacrifice my ethics

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A Story You Never Heard Before About Former President George H.W. Bush’s Faith

George H. W. Bush recently celebrated his 93rd birthday. In 4 1/2 months, he is on course to surpass Ronald Reagan and Gerald Ford as the former president who lived the longest. His son George W. is much better known for his religious convictions, but the senior Bush has a very

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Why Are Evangelical Christian Women at Planned Parenthood?

She was a regular churchgoer who had grown up in a Christian family. But when Jackie* became pregnant after a divorce and a season of uncharacteristic promiscuity, she panicked and got an abortion. “I just got into this very devastated, dark place,” she told me. “I can hardly even believe

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How to Make a Point With Your Mouth Shut

When Tim Keller announced he would be stepping down from his New York City congregation —known for its outreach to the religiously unaffiliated—he shared his thoughts on how evangelicals could better connect with skeptics. (more…)

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Leaders of evangelical organizations sign the “Justice Declaration,” a statement by Christian leaders on criminal justice reform, in Washington, D.C., on June 20, 2017. Left to right, Prison Fellowship Ministries President James Ackerman, Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore, National Association of Evangelicals President Leith Anderson, and John Stonestreet, president of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview. RNS photo by Adelle M. Banks

Christian Leaders Sign “Justice Declaration,” Calling for More Equitable Approach to Incarceration, Crime, and Punishment

Evangelical Christian leaders are spearheading a campaign for criminal justice reform, calling for equitable punishment, alternatives to incarceration and a different take on the “tough on crime” language of the Trump administration. (more…)

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Christians Are Fair Game When It Comes to Media Assaults

On May 12, Vice President Mike Pence spoke on the global persecution of Christians at a conference sponsored by the Billy Graham Association. The genocide, murder, rape, kidnapping, church burning and torture playing out around the world against followers of Jesus was supported with dramatic statistics and anecdotes. The reality

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