Kentucky Church Reaches the Nations Nearby by Ministering to Hispanic and Burmese Americans

Bellevue Baptist Church in Owensboro, Ky., takes literally the command to make disciples of all nations. Many times, the nations are in the neighborhood. "For...

Documentary Celebrates Impact of the Free Burma Rangers Humanitarian Group

From the bright lights of a New York City film festival to a river running through the jungles of Burma in Southeast Asia, Kevin...

Survey Finds That Majority of British People Never Pray

The Bible repeatedly teaches the value of regular prayer. “Pray continually,” Paul tells the church in Thessalonica. Pray “in every situation,” he advises the...

Andrew Wilson on Why Humility is One of the Most Effective Tools for Resisting...

Andrew Wilson is teaching pastor at King’s Church London and author of Spirit and Sacrament (Zondervan). Follow him on Twitter @AJWTheology. The views expressed in this...

Kelly Edmiston on Running to Trust God

Kelly Edmiston is a student minister at First Colony Church of Christ in Sugar Land, Texas. The views expressed in this commentary do not...

Mike Glenn on How Cycles of Poverty and Addictions Can Be Broken by the...

Mike Glenn is the pastor of Brentwood Baptist Church in Tennessee. The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily represent those of BCNN1. When...

United Methodists Say Funding for Racial Minorities and Ministries in Africa Were Critical to...

$39 million. That’s the amount set aside to go to minority ministries in the proposed protocol to settle differences about LGBTQ inclusion in The United Methodist Church....

New Orleans Saints Going to Court to Protect Emails Allegedly Helping Catholic Diocese Contain...

The New Orleans Saints are going to court to keep the public from seeing hundreds of emails that allegedly show team executives doing public...

United Methodist Clergywomen Ask Church to Reopen Sexual Misconduct Case Against Elder Donald Heckman

More than five dozen young United Methodist clergywomen are circulating an open letter claiming there was no justice in the denomination’s “just resolution” process for the...

Lutheran Pastor Running for Iowa State Senate as Democrat Says Campaign is a Test...

Loving your enemies isn't an easy thing to do on the campaign trail. Even if the candidate is a pastor. "(Faith) pushes us in ways that...

Seattle-Area Voters to Vote by Smartphone for First Time for U.S. Elections

A district encompassing Greater Seattle is set to become the first in which every voter can cast a ballot using a smartphone — a...

ISIS Child Soldier Executes Christian Nigerian Student in Video Released by Boko Haram

The Nigerian man who was executed by a child militant in a video released by a Boko Haram offshoot group aligned with the Islamic...

Carrie Underwood Thanks God for Her ‘Miracle Baby’ on His First Birthday

Country singer Carrie Underwood thanked God for her miracle child on his first birthday. “Happy birthday, Jacob!” the Grammy winner wrote on Instagram along with...

Jeremy Camp Says Movie ‘I Still Believe’ About His Romance With Wife is Ultimately...

Jeremy Camp was driving down California's Big Bear Mountain, fasting and praying for a breakthrough from pain and grief. Melissa had died only three...

Ronnie Floyd on a a Better Way for Christians to Conduct Themselves on Social...

Ronnie Floyd is president and CEO of the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee. The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily represent those...

What’s Behind the Trend of Weird Bible Names for Children?

You probably know someone who’s given their child, and especially their baby boy, an obscure biblical name. Sunday schools are increasingly filled with baby...

Scot McKnight on the Old Testament and Holy War Texts

Scot McKnight is an American New Testament scholar, historian of early Christianity, theologian, and author who has written widely on the historical Jesus, early...

How Richard Allen Went From Slavery to Creating the AME Church and Standing Among...

From his young years, Richard Allen knew the humiliating and dehumanizing pain of being a slave. Born in 1760, his entire family was sold...

San Diego Southern Baptist Association and North American Mission Board Stand Behind British Church...

The San Diego Southern Baptist Association (SDSBA) and the North American Mission Board (NAMB) are standing behind a British church planter and his family...

Rev. Alvin Herring and Faith in Action Gear Up for 2020 Election Season, With...

For the Rev. Alvin Herring, executive director of the congregation-based organizing network Faith in Action, wearing a clerical collar is about more than appearances....