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The Breach on the U.S. Capitol Is a Wake Up Call to the Church

The breach of the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021 is being called a wake-up…

Trump, the Capitol and Religious Endorsement

Watching a mob breach the U.S. Capitol in a violent show of opposition to the…

Al Mohler Is Standing by His Vote for Trump

In the lead up to the 2020 election, white evangelical leaders were at a crossroads.…

Christian Leaders React to the Insurrection at the Capitol Building

It’s hard to put into words exactly what went down during Wednesday’s mass chaos in…

The Pastors of Hillsong Dallas Have Resigned

Reed and Jess Bogard, the lead pastors of the Dallas branch the Hillsong Church, have…

Is Justin Bieber Trying to Become the Next Hillsong Pastor?

Nature abhors a vacuum and with Carl Lentz out at New York City’s Hillsong NYC,…

Christmas in 2020 Is Not For the Faint of Heart

You know that you’ve endured a wild year when just saying “2020” becomes a suitable…

Rick Warren on the Year We Had

2020 was different for all of us for the same reason. Political unrest, the COVID-19…

No, Joel Osteen Didn’t Lie About Taking COVID-19 PPP Loans

On Tuesday, the Houston Chronicle published a pretty unflattering report on Lakewood Church and its…

John Piper Says Churches Should Kick Out Members Who Marry Non-Christians

John Piper’s Desiring God site is well-known for being an unending fount of some of…

Beth Moore’s Condemnation of ‘Trumpism’ Is a Watershed Moment

Over the weekend, thousands of aggrieved individuals took to Washington D.C. for a “Stop the…

A New Report Says Slowly but Surely, U.S. Megachurches Are Getting More Racially Diverse

A new survey from ECFA says that slowly but surely, megachurch congregations are starting to…

Here Are the Current Events America Searched the Bible For in 2020

In a year when the world frequently felt like it was ending, maybe it’s no…

All Six Southern Baptist Seminary Presidents Have Released a Joint Statement Condemning Critical Race Theory

Few issues have dominated the 2020 Southern Baptist Convention landscape like Critical Race Theory, which…

The Georgia Run-Off Election Has Become a Debate About Faith

The stakes for an upcoming pair of runoff elections in Georgia couldn’t be higher, with…

The First Audio Bible Voiced Entirely by Women Is Here

Courage for Life is an organization out to “strengthen, equip and empower the world for…

Judah Smith on the Power of Guided Prayer

When the team at Churchome released a new feature for its Churchome Global App, which…

Inside TikTok’s Wild COVID-19 Vaccine as Christian Persecution Meme

TikTok memes run the gamut from bizarre to hilarious to even genuinely thoughtful or daringly…

Generosity Is the Mark of True Gratitude

It’s easy to be selfish about Thanksgiving. You see it a lot, this year especially.…

Gen Z Is Most Likely to Say Faith Has Been ‘Important’ During the Pandemic

Becket is a law firm that has only recently started issuing a Religious Freedom Index…

Four Lies The Church Taught Us About Sex

There’s a common misconception that Christians never talk about sex. But that wasn’t the experience…

A Bethel Pastor Posted, Then Deleted, an Apology for Prophesying Trump Would Win

Kris Vallotton is a senior associate leader at Bethel Church in Redding, California who made…

Exit Polls Suggest President Trump’s White Evangelical Support Has (Mostly) Stuck Around

Early exit polls from the New York Times suggest that the white evangelicals who make…

Hillsong East Coast Pastor Carl Lentz Has Been Fired for ‘Moral Failures’ [Updated]

Update 2:30 CST] Carl Lentz has released a statement on Instagram about his termination from…

You’re a Christian. Start Acting Like it Online.

Raise your hand if you’ve argued with someone about politics online in the last year.…

Hillsong Church Is Bringing on Its First Ever African American Lead Pastor

Sam Collier is planting a new Hillsong Church in his hometown of Atlanta. He joins…

President Trump Says He’s No Longer Presbyterian and Is Now a ‘Non-Denominational Christian’

In an email interview with Religion News Service, President Donald Trump revealed that he’s not…

A Coronavirus Outbreak Has Hit John MacArthur’s Church, Which Refused to Socially Distance

Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California defied L.A. County orders to abide by social…

Pope Francis Is Calling for Civil Union Laws for Same-Sex Couples

In comments that aired in a new documentary that released on Wednesday, Pope Francis gave…

An Investigation Has Been Launched to Allegations Against CCM Artist Chris Rice

Tates Creek Presbyterian Church in Lexington, Kentucky has released a statement announcing that they will…

Can We Know God?

I grew up in churches where we never, ever ended the worship service without having…

Bethel Is Weathering a COVID Outbreak as Churches Cope With the Pandemic

In light of the recent coronavirus outbreak at Redding, California, megachurch Bethel, we look at…

Why You Should Be Going to Church — Even If That Looks a Little Different Right Now

“Do I have to go to church?” “Yes.” It is a rare occasion when I…

Did People Really Get Arrested for Holding a Church Service in Idaho?

Today on President Donald Trump’s Twitter feed (yep, this is one of those stories. You’ve…

Judah Smith: Is Jesus Really Enough?

I found myself leading an impromptu Bible study with some unchurched people. They were in their…

Can the Church Accept the Story God Gave Us?

Here we sit at a large wooden table decorated for an occasion we all interpret…

J.D. Greear: ‘When Asked to Condemn White Supremacy, Every Single One of Us Should Be Ready to Do So’

This week, President Donald Trump’s old skittishness about condemning white supremacy and white supremacist groups…

Is Your Church a Racist Monument?

During the Great Migration, millions of Black Americans fled the violence of the Jim Crow…

Wayne Grudem on Trump: ‘a Good President With Some Flaws’

Even if you don’t know Dr. Wayne Grudem’s name, you’ve almost certainly encountered his influence.…

A Washington D.C. Church Is Suing the Mayor Over COVID-19 Restrictions

Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington D.C. will be the first religious organization in the…