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Francis Chan on the Two Scariest Lies in Our World

Bible teacher, author and missionary Francis Chan has posted a teaching video for Biblical Restoration…

4 Bible Verses That Are Constantly Used Out of Context

We have all seen those black and white Dust Bowl photographs. When we see snapshots…

Francis Chan and the Extraordinary Mundane

Francis Chan has been a towering figure in evangelical Christianity for more than a decade…

Poll: Most Pastors Don’t Actually Think Global Events Speed Up Jesus’ Return

Popular fiction and certain biblical interpretations often link the return of Jesus to unrest in…

United Methodist Church Proposes Split Over LGBTQ Views

The United Methodist Church—a denomination with more than 13 million members—may soon split.   This…

Former Nickelodeon Star Kel Mitchell Has Become a Youth Pastor

If you watched TV in the ‘90s, you probably remember Kel Mitchell well. Alongside Kenan…

Report: Joel Osteen and Kanye West Will Do a Massive Event at Yankee Stadium

Joel Osteen and Kanye West may be teaming up again. According to TMZ, the duo…

Study: More Pastors Believe the Economy Is Harming Their Churches

A study from LifeWay has found that a growing number of pastors believe the economy…

It’s Time for More Christians to Address Gun Violence

Editor’s note: The following originally appeared last June as well as following the tragic events…

What the Idea of ‘Walking with Jesus’ Can Teach Us About Community

“Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in…

4 Ways the Modern Church Looks Nothing Like the Early Church

I often hear Christians say that we should be more like the early church. And…

Yes, Kanye West Will Appear at Joel Osteen’s Church

In a move that feels somehow inevitable in retrospect, Kanye West is taking his Sunday…

Judah Smith on the Power of Guided Prayer

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

Josh Harris Opened Up About Leaving Christianity

Author and former pastor Josh Harris is opening up about his decision to leave Christianity.…

Why We Can’t Divorce Jesus and the Church

We sat around a table at a local restaurant as a woman approached to hand…

Ann Voskamp: Whoever Tells the Church Mothers to Go Home Are Homewreckers in Our Father’s Church

As you may have seen earlier this week, theologian John MacArthur caused a stir for…

What We Get Wrong About ‘Giving Our Testimony’

Often, testimonies within the church go something like this: 1. I thought I was a…

7 Sins the Church Ignores

I was in an engineering class the first time I watched the tragic explosion of…

Um, Is This Church Drummer OK After This Crazy Worship Mishap?

The following video comes to us from Twitter, but sadly, contains very little context. It…

Faith Involves Your Brain, Too

I don’t like devotional books. I rarely get swept up in emotional worship experiences. And…

Police Had to Shut Down This Church’s Free Gas Giveaway

A church in Detroit wanted to figure out a way to give back to people…

Op-Ed: A Christian Case for Prison Abolition

Editor’s Note: The following is an op-ed from Catharine Grainge, a graduate from Drexel University’s Thomas…

Whoa, Benny Hinn Is Rejecting the Prosperity Gospel: ‘I’m Correcting My Theology’

Benny Hinn is one of the more controversial names in modern televangelism. Known for his…

A ‘Sabbatical’ From Church?

Up until this past Sunday and with the exception of Easter, I haven’t been to…

Pumpkin Spice Has Now Infiltrated Church Signs

Cold weather. Having to go back to school. Shorter days and longer nights. Let’s face…

Why Your Church Should Sing More ‘Old’ Worship Songs

You may have seen a recent YouTube video entitled “Evolution of Worship Music”. In this…

Pastor Tells Critics to ‘Grow Up’ While Defending Hosting Todd Bentley, Who Is Accused of Sexual Misconduct

This week, The Salvation of God Church in East Rochester, New York, is scheduled to…

Fresh Fire Leader Todd Bentley Has Been Accused of ‘Preying on Interns’

Some very disturbing allegations are being made about evangelist and Fresh Fire leader Todd Bentley.…

Why the Church Needs More Practitioners and Fewer Preachers

There is a rising debate taking place in church in the West. It goes something…

Following Sex Scandal, Tullian Tchividjian Is Starting Another Church

In 2015, Tullian Tchividjian resigned as senior pastor of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in northern…

Andy Stanley Showed Off His $39 Preacher Sneakers on Instagram
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North Point Community Church pastor and best-selling author Andy Stanley has taken to Instagram to…

How Long Can You Make It Through The Awkward Crowd Response to This John Piper Sermon?

The Office. Curb Your Enthusiasm. Nathan For You. Pop culture has no shortage of cringe-soaked…

The Lutheran Church Has Declared Itself a ‘Sanctuary Church Body’ for Undocumented Immigrants

On Wednesday, the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America declared itself a “sanctuary church body” in…

Founders’ Board Members Resign Over Controversial Trailer Footage

On Thursday, Christian teaching organization Founders Ministries announced that three members of its board had…

This Pastor Wants a Mere $100 Million to Build an End Times Media Empire

Dietrich Bonhoeffer once said that “When Christ calls a man, he bids him come and die.”…

‘I Kissed Dating Goodbye’ Author Josh Harris: ‘I Am Not a Christian’

Author and former pastor Josh Harris took to Instagram this weekend to inform followers of…

This Controversial Church Sign Caused a Congregation Walkout

The sign in front of (the ironically-named) Friendship Baptist Church in Appomattox, Virginia, led members…

Willow Creek Church Apologizes to Victims and Holds Reconciliation Service

This week, Willow Creek church held a “reconciliation service” led by its team of elders.…

Reformed Baptist Group Under Fire for Fearmongering Images of Nadia Bolz-Weber and Rachel Denhollander

Founder Ministries is a Reformed Baptist group that, according to their website, is “committed to…

Can the Church Overcome Polarization?

A few years back, during the heat of the Romney/Obama election, which now seems like…