The president of a Virginia Christian college, which will open up a formal "listening period" in January to consider reversing its ban on faculty same-sex relationships, called churches and institutions that believe they have "forever settled" the relationship between homosexuality and the Church "intellectually dishonest."
A wider circle of accusations surrounding author and Seattle-based megachurch pastor Mark Driscoll that originally included plagiarism allegations by a radio talk show host, now includes claims from others tracking the saga about how ghostwriters or researchers were used and not given proper attribution. At the same time, the Mars Hill Church pastor's silence on the matter has raised intrigue and the question: How powerful is the "evangelical celebrity machine?"
When people talk about "good works" in the context of religion, we generally tend to assume that man does these works by his own ability and power. But that is an incorrect understanding of what the Bible means by "good" works. In the Christian life, every "good" work is done by the grace of God. Therefore, the credit goes to God. He produces many good things through His children.
The Duck Dynasty Christmas Special 2013 episode will broadcast on the A&E network Wednesday night and should be an episode fans will not want to miss, as the Robertson family have promised an action-packed and hilarious episode to get America warmed up for Christmas.
Dr. William Lane Craig, philosophy professor and a leading Christian apologist, believes there is an urgent need for the church to equip its members to give good responses to tough questions about their faith, especially in light of a cultural climate that has made it easier for atheists to be more outspoken, sometimes aggressively so, in their attacks on religious beliefs.
Imagine this surprise! Now, if only all holiday travel was a seamless and joyful as this adventure.
A New Haven, Conn., pastor accused of splurging thousands of dollars on personal comforts with his church's money, stripped the church of all its furniture except the pews then walked out on the congregation after they tackled him about the money.
The White House has announced that they will give $100 million to help fund improvements in mental health facilities and access in the United States.
Although the song doesn't really tell you, a video parody by Harvard medical students of the popular "What Does the Fox Say" viral video is asking "What Does the Spleen Do?" and for that, it has gone viral itself.
The ACLU is busy chipping away at religious freedom in our country again. They have successfully brought suit in the Denver area to force a Christian cake-maker to violate his own beliefs or face a fine.
Bette Wilson, 81, was rich, but no one knew this until she died last fall and left just over $2.5 million to the Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley in Birmingham, Ala.
A congregation that was once the largest Presbyterian Church (USA) church in Texas has been encouraged by its new affiliation with a more conservative body.
Kids need dads, according to a neurobiological study published this month in the journal Cerebral Cortex. The absence of fathers during childhood may lead to impaired behavioral and social abilities, and brain defects, researchers at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada, found.
A Texas pastor mobilized his congregation to come to the rescue of the dozens of truck drivers and motorists stranded by an ice storm last Friday.
Arsenal will go on the road to Italy on Wednesday night to face Italian giants Napoli in the final group game before the knock out stages of the Champions League start.
Chelsea will play Steaua Bucharest on Wednesday night in the Champions League still needing a win to guarantee they finish top of Group E.
Barcelona against Celtic takes place in the Champions League on Wednesday night as the group stages of the competition close out. Barcelona still need something to guarantee qualifying top of the Group for the qualifying rounds, and will be sure to be going for the win
The anonymous tipper who has left over $80,000 worth of tips to waiters throughout the country has been identified by a New York City waiter as Jack Selby, the former vice president of PayPal.com.
Pop star and "X Factor" judge Demi Lovato, 21, revealed on Monday that she was once so addicted to cocaine she used to "smuggle" the drug on airplanes to ensure she always had it when she needed it.
Authorities in Oakland County, Mich., are currently investigating whether a church member attempted to burn down his church using Molotov cocktails earlier this week.