As Denominations Decline, Faith Looks Different in Nashville

As Denominations Decline, Faith Looks Different in Nashville

When Mike Glenn began pastoring Brentwood Baptist Church in suburban Nashville 30 years ago, the region was known as a Southern Baptist Convention (SBC)...
How Christians Are Rebuilding a Relationship with Colorado Springs

How Christians Are Rebuilding a Relationship with Colorado Springs

Six weeks after Stu Davis left his job as pastor at one of Colorado Springs’s largest churches in 2013, most of his kitchen appliances...
Former Mars Hill Elders Say Mark Driscoll Is Still ‘Unrepentant’ and Unfit to Pastor

Former Mars Hill Elders Say Mark Driscoll Is Still ‘Unrepentant’ and Unfit to Pastor

Nearly 40 elders who served with Mark Driscoll during the final years of Mars Hill Church are publicly calling for him to step down...
28 Abducted Baptist School Students Freed in Nigeria

28 Abducted Baptist School Students Freed in Nigeria

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Armed kidnappers in Nigeria have released 28 of the more than 120 students who were abducted at the beginning of...
Kanye West Previews His New Album, Donda, at Las Vegas Church

Kanye West Previews His New Album, Donda, at Las Vegas Church

Over the weekend, singer and rapper Kanye West previewed his upcoming album, Donda, at a Las Vegas church. According to The Christian Post, the exclusive...
3,462 Christians Murdered in Nigeria in 2021: It’s the ‘Biggest Killing Ground of Christians’ in the World

3,462 Christians Murdered in Nigeria in 2021: It’s the ‘Biggest Killing Ground of Christians’...

More than 3,000 Christians have been killed in Nigeria this year by Muslim militants amidst a massive wave of persecution that also has resulted...
Church Friends Watch Wally Funk Rocket Into Space With Jeff Bezos

Church Friends Watch Wally Funk Rocket Into Space With Jeff Bezos

While all eyes were on Amazon founder Jeff Bezos Tuesday morning, sitting alongside him was a woman named Wally Funk, an 82-year-old aviator who,...
Wally Funk, 82, announces she wants to return to space as soon as possible after becoming the oldest person to make the voyage

Wally Funk, 82, announces she wants to return to space as soon as possible...

Mary Wallace 'Wally' Funk, 82, finally achieved her dream on Tuesday when she launched aboard Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket to just beyond the...
Snakes look like monsters as fungal disease spreads in eastern U.S.

Snakes look like monsters as fungal disease spreads in eastern U.S.

A growing number of snakes are taking on horrific facial deformities, due to a skin disease wildlife experts don’t fully understand. It’s called snake fungal...
New Erwin Brothers Film Will Tell the Story of Contemporary Christian Music

New Erwin Brothers Film Will Tell the Story of Contemporary Christian Music

A new documentary will explore the history and impact of the Contemporary Christian Music industry. Lionsgate released the trailer for The Jesus Music, directed by Jon and...
John Piper’s Successor Jason Meyer Resigns from Bethlehem Baptist Church Amid Allegations of Abusive Leadership

John Piper’s Successor Jason Meyer Resigns from Bethlehem Baptist Church Amid Allegations of Abusive...

Jason Meyer, the successor to pastor and Desiring God founder John Piper, has resigned from his role as pastor for preaching & vision at...
Black Female WWII Unit Hoping to get Congressional Honor

Black Female WWII Unit Hoping to get Congressional Honor

BOSTON (AP) — Maj. Fannie Griffin McClendon and her Army colleagues never dwelled on being the only Black battalion of women to serve in...
Pope Tells Listeners to Learn to Switch Off in First Appearance at the Vatican After Hospital Stay

Pope Tells Listeners to Learn to Switch Off in First Appearance at the Vatican...

VATICAN CITY, July 18 (Reuters) - Pope Francis made his first public appearance since returning to the Vatican mid-week after an 11-day hospital stay,...
Pope Francis Renews Restrictions on Old Latin Mass, Reversing Benedict XVI’s Decision

Pope Francis Renews Restrictions on Old Latin Mass, Reversing Benedict XVI’s Decision

Pope Francis on Friday directly reversed a signature liturgical decision of Pope Benedict XVI, moving to strongly limit use of the old Latin Mass...
Federal Agencies Can’t Resist Using and Abusing Facial Recognition

Federal Agencies Can’t Resist Using and Abusing Facial Recognition

Already used to identify international travelers as they enter and exit the United States, facial recognition technology is becoming increasingly reliable and may soon...
Jeff Iorg on Embarrassment About Being a Christian

Jeff Iorg on Embarrassment About Being a Christian

Editor’s Note: Jeff Iorg is president of Gateway Seminary of the Southern Baptist Convention. ONTARIO, Calif. (BP) – Southern Baptist churches, based on our baptism...
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Daniel Johnson on Worship Music Is Important, but God Cares More About the Heart

My eldest sons, aged 8 and 6, stayed up to watch England beat Denmark 2–1 in the Euro 2020 semifinal last week. It was...
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Study Shows That Scripture Strengthened and Encouraged Bible Readers Through the Stresses of 2020

Ainslee Moss felt the full weight of 2020. For her, the year included juggling the responsibilities of running several nonprofit thrift stores in York County,...
Luke Burgis on Why We Love ‘The Chosen’ So Much

Luke Burgis on Why We Love ‘The Chosen’ So Much

The Chosen, a multiseason look at the life of Christ through the eyes of his disciples, has garnered more than 50 million fans in 180...
Liuan Huska and Ben Lowe on What Does Hope in Christ’s Kingdom Have to Do With Climate Change?

Liuan Huska and Ben Lowe on What Does Hope in Christ’s Kingdom Have to...

Rev. Ben Lowe is the author of multiple books and has over a decade of experience engaging faith communities around social and environmental concerns....