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Ukraine (Mission Network News) - Evangelical churches in Eastern Ukraine are facing a closure threat. Recently, the local government in the Luhansk region, which is controlled by separatists, passed a law, which restricts how churches in the area can operate. "Basically [it] forbids the churches to ...

South Carolina Republicans and evangelical Christians continue to give Donald Trump a strong endorsement in the latest poll from Winthrop University. "Christian," "godly," "moral" and "strong" are words a majority of self-identified Republicans used to describe the president, as did many who ...
John MacArthur: Evangelical Christians Today 'Tolerate False Gospel,' Avoid Sanctification for 'Relevance' ... Defining sanctification as "the work of the Holy Spirit separating sinners from sin," MacArthur said the apostle wrote to Christians who were in "danger" of ... It's definitional for Christian discipleship.
I hope Almasi and these "values voters" and evangelical Christians realize the message they are sending their children is that it is OK for them to be dishonest or do immoral things in order to get what they want. What a sad, frightening and un-Christian lesson to teach. Kay Hagadone, ...
The Washington Post's Sarah Pulliam Bailey reports that a group of about 50 prominent evangelical leaders — but not the ones associated with Donald Trump — are planning to meet next week at Wheaton College in Illinois to talk about the future and “soul” of their faith.

Evangelicals have traditionally been the bedrock of conservative politics in the US, including on climate change. But a heated debate is taking place across the country, with some Christians protesting in the name of protecting the Earth. One group has built a chapel in the way of a pipeline, and a radical ...
A senior ABC producer told the Associated Press she was troubled that Jennings had hired a Southern "born-again Christian," which told me she was worried that one of ... Fox Evangelicals -- a new term -- refers to politically conservative Christians who sip a cocktail that is part Sean Hannity, part Jesus.
On one side of the conflict was Liberty University, the evangelical Christian college founded by Moral Majority leader Jerry Falwell (who died in 2007) and now .... The Red Letter Christians aren't alone among evangelicals uncomfortable with the way GOP politics and Christianity have become intertwined.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office arrested Suzanne Owen, 35, who taught at Evangelical Christian in south Fort Myers, on Wednesday, charging her with custodial sexual battery, a first-degree felony. The Sheriff's Office said Owen and the student had one sexual encounter and exchanged text messages for ...
John M. Perkins, a leading evangelical voice on racial reconciliation, thinks that 50 years after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., the church is not ... He gave a Friday night talk at Christ Presbyterian Academy, a private Christian school in Nashville that is a ministry of Christ Presbyterian Church.
Evangelical Christian leaders are hoping to meet with Donald Trump to raise mounting concerns about the drama surrounding his alleged affair with Stormy Daniels and claims levelled at the president by other women. The billionaire businessman secured huge support from white Christians in the 2016 ...
The Rev. Jose Rodriguez, of the Waltham Worship Christian Center, speaks Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at the start a 40-day period of fasting in Boston where some Evangelical Christian leaders and advocates are fasting to bring attention to immigration issues affecting members of their congregations.
And Jeffress himself, an outspoken supporter of the idea that America is a Christian nation, argued in his 2016 Twilight's Last Gleaming that Christian leaders are preferable to non-Christians because their “core beliefs” work to restrain them from “immorality” and “corruption.” But that was before Trump's ...
A recent Pew study finds that 78 percent of white evangelical Christians still support Presdent Trump, although the survey was taken before Stromy Daniels' "60 Minutes" inteview. CBSN political contributor and Boston Herald columnist Michael Graham joined "Red and Blue" to discuss his latest piece for ...
To ignore or excuse the Daniels saga, some evangelical Christians are even using a biblical comparison to explain their continued support for Donald ... The David of the Christian Bible and the Jewish Tanakh is perhaps best known for the story of David and Goliath, in which David, a young shepherd, ...
They referred to this phenomenon “hurting your witness,” and if you're an evangelical Christian for whom winning other souls for Christ is one of the most ... And it is something that has come back to me when I see a significant number of people who refer to themselves as evangelical Christians giving ...

An evangelical himself, Gerson excoriates those leaders who make outlandish excuses for Trump's behavior (my personal favorite: James Dobson's explanation that the president is a “baby Christian”). Evangelicals, he says, have been driven to a kind of paranoia by their loss of cultural hegemony: They fall ...
United States (MNN) – Did you know there's an entire people group in the United States who are relatively unengaged? “Only 10 percent of the Latino population in the U.S. are born-again Christians. And after reading the data, perhaps by 2050, this country could be a *majority Latino country,” shares ...
White evangelical Christians really only care about one thing — and everything else is a sham .... First, you get to deny the messy stakes of loving the born and bodied—those with melanin in their skin, different kinds of hair, genderqueer expressions, immigrant parents, and non-Christian faiths. Second, you ...
We know from Scripture (and experience) that evangelical Christians are guilty of sin, and we know from Scripture that we must love sinners — including hypocrites and adulterers — within the body of Christ and without. Hypocrisy is not the one sin that removes humans from the category of sinners whom ...
That Pompeo is an evangelical Christian is, on its face, not particularly notable; 25 percent of Americans are. But Pompeo's specific ... is particularly noteworthy. The rapture is a distinctively American fringe theology that says Christians will be taken up, or “raptured,” into heaven at the onset of the end times.
Naturally, Maher takes far too much credit for being a voice of reason, as if he's the only one doing it, but that doesn't take away from his main point that Trump has exposed the moral bankruptcy of white evangelical Christians. There is no moral high ground for them anymore. We know they'll let anything ...
Large Christian ministries were dedicated to the aim of integration, and many black Christians decided to join white-majority congregations. Some went as ... This was more likely to be the case in evangelical churches than in mainline Protestant churches, and more likely in larger ones than in smaller ones.
Katharine Hayhoe, a climate scientist and evangelical Christian, says she gets slammed every day on social media for her contributions to establishing that climate change is human-made. But on Monday (05/03), she was welcomed with applause at a United Nations-backed climate summit in the capital of Canada's ...
Why evangelical Christians fool themselves about Trump's religiosity ... Evangelicals who back President Trump because they want a right-wing Supreme Court find an equally specious excuse for supporting a clearly corrupt person by congratulating themselves on their belief in repentance and redemption ...
For example, Trump took a car ride with Mike Pence along with Billy Graham's son Franklin and Tony Perkins, a leading figure on the Christian right, during the Louisiana floods of 2016. Impressed by what Graham's Christian ministry had done for flood victims, Trump told him that he was writing it a ...
The Jewish holiday of Purim, known as the Feast of Lots among the Christian community, commemorates God's victory and deliverance for His people. Jews rejoice in the bravery of Queen Esther who recognized that she was given the position to defend and stand with the nation of Israel “for such a time as ...
In a recent New York Times op-ed, David Brody of the Christian Broadcasting Network cast Trump as God's gift to evangelical Christians, arguing, “The Bible is replete with examples of flawed individuals being used to accomplish God's will.” Congressional Republicans often defend the president, but few ...
A small group of evangelical Christian leaders is hoping to promote stricter gun legislation by injecting a key element of conservative Christian theology ... dead, the group has put forward a petition that uses the language of the anti-abortion movement to encourage fellow Christians to fight for gun reform.
The death of Billy Graham occurred at a moment when white American evangelicals – a group that he, more than any other figure of the twentieth century, helped to galvanize and lead into the corridors of power – were stronger Republican partisans than ever, with 82 percent of white evangelical voters ...
Here's one thing all Evangelicals — and Christians of every stripe, actually — hold to be true: humans are sinful. They cannot stop being sinful. They will always be sinful. This is why, according to the Christian gospel, the Father deployed his Son and that Son died; to take the rap for sin. If any human could ...
But evangelical Christians in particular also face a time of reckoning as they populate the pews. How much longer can they support Donald Trump and face themselves in the mirror? So far the religious revolt has not come. Asked recently how he reconciles his political support for Trump with his faith, ...
A teacher at Evangelical Christian School is facing charges for having an inappropriate sexual relationship with one of her students. A Lee County Sheriff's Office release said detectives on Wednesday began investigating the alleged sexual relationship between Suzanne Lea Owen, 35, a high school ...
GRAPEVINE, Tex. — Carol Rains, a white evangelical Christian, has no regrets over her vote for President Trump. She likes most of his policies and would still support him over any Democrat. But she is open to another Republican. “I would like for someone to challenge him,” Ms. Rains said, as she sipped ...
Non-Christians weren't the only people who were shocked. “Most evangelical Christians like me exclaimed, 'Who are these people?'” wrote Mark Galli, the editor in chief of Christianity Today, in his essay. “'I know hardly anyone, let alone any evangelical Christian[s], who voted for Trump.'” In trying to ...
As an evangelical Christian, I have a long-standing appreciation for the unusual struggles and against-the-odds successes taking place in Israel. My interest ... The Tanakh, or the “Old Testament” as it is called by Christians, contains much hopeful history and underpinned Western culture for two millennia.
But evangelical Christians in particular also face a time of reckoning as they populate the pews. How much longer can they support Donald Trump and face themselves in the mirror? So far the religious revolt has not come. Asked recently how he reconciles his political support for Trump with his faith, ...
Even the Episcopal church, one of the whitest and most traditional of the Christian denominations in the United States, is seeing an influx of immigrant worshippers. The concern over immigrant Christians is especially acute among evangelicals, who place great importance on "church planting," the ...
Evangelical Christians in particular, unhampered by – or undisciplined by – any particular regard for the Christian year, have a particular issue here. I suspect Lent in many evangelical churches is hardly a thing. Anecdotally, neither is Good Friday. I hear stories of Good Friday services being omitted from ...
Johnnie Moore, an evangelical public relations professional, told The Christian Post that the first year of the Trump administration had exceeded the expectations ... Evangelical Christians overwhelmingly support Trump because they believe he is doing his part to protect religious liberties, and because they ...
... Muslim and Christian faith leaders from the United States and abroad descended on Washington for a conference on religious tolerance this week, attendees were quick to note an unexpectedly large delegation from one particular religious group: evangelical Christians. Speakers at the “Alliance of Virtue ...
The group included Franklin Graham, California Pastor Greg Laurie of Harvest Christian Fellowship, Pastor Jack Graham of Prestonwood Baptist Church ... Christians who stand against things like gay marriage and abortion, Moore said that he is hoping to show in 2018 that evangelicals really care the most ...
SAN JOSE: Evangelical Christian Fabricio Alvarado Munoz has a lead of more than 14 points over his center-left rival ahead of Costa Rica's second-round presidential election, according to a poll published on Friday. Ahead of the April 1 vote, the controversial religious singer and former journalist Alvarado ...
... Jr. suggested that Christian values need not be observed by political leaders. (So what, pray tell, is someone like Falwell doing in politics?) And Monday, we heard from another of Trump's Evangelical fans: Texas minister Gloria Copeland, who explained, via Politico, why Christians are immune to the flu ...
Near the very end of the book they bring in their star witness for Trump's inner transformation: Vice-President Mike Pence, the Christian-right warhorse who constantly attests to the president's reliance on both prayer and the prayer warriors (like Trump's all-Evangelical Faith Advisory Committee) for whom ...
However, statements by both the Episcopal Conference and the Federation Evangelical Alliance of Costa Rica asking Christians to 'meditate their vote before God and your conscience' were criticised as religious propaganda, according to Evangelical Focus. Costa Rica's Electoral Supreme Count issued a ...
Matt Walsh, who writes from the perspective of the religious right, garnered widespread attention after sharing his dismay that Christians indulge in “Hindu ... commercialized, and secularized, and has been as controversial among Hindu scholars of religion as it has among members of the Christian right.
(OSBORNE) -- Many mid-state Christians are elated that President Donald Trump has decided to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. Vanderbilt religious history scholar James Hudnut-Beumler says that's due to a unique view of the Bible held by the Evangelical Christians. Evangelicals are the single ...
One of the few things stranger than the powerful influence of Christian Evangelicals on the Trump administration is the embrace of Donald Trump by ... Back in the 1990s, when Clinton was president, conservative Christians chastised him over with his extramarital affairs and the accusations of sexual ...


 

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