Jerry Newcombe: Was George Washington Truly a Christian or Just a Deist?

In a San Francisco high school named after the father of our country, George Washington, a large mural of him that has been around...

“Unplanned” Has Great Opening Weekend at Box Office in Canada Despite Strong Opposition

Amid considerable pushback, the pro-life motion picture "Unplanned" had a successful first weekend in Canada, averaging approximately $7,000 per screen. The film's directors say they...

Thom S. Rainer: 5 Reasons Why Smaller Churches Are Making a Comeback

Smaller churches are poised to make a comeback. I'm serious. I see too many signs and indicators to believe otherwise. For certain, I know the bad...

Michael J. New: Americans’ Views on Abortion Are Not Set in Stone

Writing for Mother Jones, Kevin Drum takes issue with my Corner post from earlier this week on the recent Gallup survey showing a short-term increase in Americans...

Ebola Survivor Dr. Kent Brantly Returning to Africa as Medical Missionary

Dr. Kent Brantly sat on his counselor’s couch and wept. The tears came last summer as the Christian physician visited with Dottie Schulz, a missionary...

NORC/AP Poll Says Americans Find Pastors Increasingly Irrelevant

In her 2004 Pulitzer-Prize winning novel Gilead, Marilynne Robinson sketches a portrait of the Rev. John Ames, a small-town pastor in 1950s Iowa who is humble,...

Franklin Graham Warns LGBT Equality Act Would be ‘Catastrophic’ for American Christians and Churches...

The Equality Act, a bill that would add “sexual orientation” and “gender identitygender identity” as protected classes under federal civil rights law, would be “catastrophic”...

Shawn McClendon: Make Contentment a Priority on Your Health Journey

I recently came across an article about Australian fitness blogger Kate Writer who, though initially gaining a following by documenting her weight loss journey on Instagram,...

Liberal Christians Gather at Wild Goose Festival in North Carolina

For years, liberals — even liberal people of faith — have been wary of fusions of faith and politics, careful not to pierce the...

Angels Protected Pioneer Missionaries Russell and Gertrude Morse in Tibet in the 1920s

When Russell Morse and his wife Gertrude first went into “the closed land” of Tibet in the 1920s, they traveled on pack animals and...

U.S. on Track to Resettle More Refugees in 2019 Than Last Year, But Faith-based...

The United States is on pace to resettle slightly more refugees in fiscal year 2019 than it did in the previous year but faith-based...

Sam Brownback Says Violators of Religious Freedom Are Not Invited to Summit

China, Iran and other countries that the U.S. considers the most egregious religious liberty violators aren’t invited to the State Department’s second summit on...

Michael W. Smith & Kevin Jonas to Start Music Center and Record Label at...

Grammy Award-winning artist Michael W. Smith hopes to share the secrets of his success with students at Liberty University this coming fall. He’ll be joined...

Louisiana Christians Say They’re Thankful for Low Impact of Hurricane Barry

The devastation from Hurricane Barry was less than anticipated in Louisiana based on forecasts, but for those who sustained damage it does not lessen...

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary Sends Mission Teams to Europe to Spread the Gospel...

Amid the fading beauty of central Athens, not far from the ancient ruins that draw so many tourists, a monumental refugee crisis persists. Along...

William Henard to Step Down as Executive Director of the West Virginia Convention of...

William D. "Bill" Henard, executive director-treasurer of the West Virginia Convention of Southern Baptists since 2015, has accepted a call to pastor First Baptist...

Vietnamese Baptist Union of North America Holds Largest-Ever Annual Meeting

The Vietnamese Baptist Union of North America celebrated their largest-ever annual meeting -- 1,500 attendees -- when they gathered for four days in Atlanta. In...

Committee Finds That Southwest Baptist University Has Not Implemented Its Statement of Faith Effectively

Southwest Baptist University's (SBU) Statement of Faith has not been implemented effectively across the fabric of the university, according to an external peer assessment...

Pew Research Center Finds That Christians and Muslims Are Persecuted More Than Any Other...

Christians and Muslims are persecuted in more countries than any other religious group, Pew Research Center said in a decade-long study showing high levels...

LISTEN: How to Make the Lord Your Shepherd (Gospel Light Minute X #364)

This is the "chief of sinners," Daniel Whyte III, president of Gospel Light Society International, with the Gospel Light Minute X Podcast #364 titled,...