Church (2016)



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  • December 27, 2016
    Charlie Butts

    Calif. county ended church services, now allows them

    no Bible censor BibleOfficials in a county in northern California have learned a difficult lesson on religious freedom.

  • December 26, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    RNC defends biblical Christmas message, slams critics

    Christmas tree ornamentThe head of the Republican National Committee (RNC) ripped into critics who expressed outrage on social media channels over a biblical Christmas statement that was sent out on Sunday by the committee to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.

  • December 20, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Trump-bashing Baptist taken to task by ... Baptists

    Donald Trump 2A Southern Baptist leader is facing mounting criticism following his stance against Donald Trump during the presidential election that some say caused division inside America's largest Protestant denomination.

  • December 16, 2016
    Steve Jordahl

    Barna: Pastors need to look beyond numbers

    church congregation (rear view)A respected Christian pollster reports that evangelical pastors generally overrate their influence on how their congregants voted in the recent election – and it may be true about more than politics.

  • December 15, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Most pastors plan to work on Christmas Day

    pastor at pulpitWith Christmas day falling on a Sunday this year, most churches will open their doors for worship.

  • December 15, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Church's Christian music booted from public park

    cross on church steepleA church in Virginia wants to give back to the community by hosting a free event for the public, but they're getting some pushback from the city of Fairfax.

  • December 14, 2016
    Charlie Butts

    No victory for LGBT over Mass. churches

    transgender bathroom pinkThe state of Massachusetts has responded to a lawsuit by recognizing that churches are free to operate based on the tenets of their faith.

  • December 13, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Aussie religious freedom champion helps keep 'SSM' at bay

    Australia mapA Christian leader in Australia has been recognized for his efforts to protect religious liberty in the land Down Under.

  • December 10, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    42 percent of evangelicals: Doctor-assisted suicide OK

    euthanasia 2A recent nationwide study shows that more than four out of 10 evangelicals in America believe that physician-assisted suicide is “morally acceptable.”

  • December 08, 2016
    Steve Jordahl

    SAGE Cons praying Trump earns their respect

    voting at churchPolitically engaged evangelicals went to bat for Donald Trump on Election Day 2016 – and a Christian pollster predicts they're now going to ask the president-elect to come through for them.

  • December 05, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Notional Christians made difference in election

    voting in New EnglandWith the 2016 presidential election being one of the most memorable in modern history, a nationwide survey shows that the surprising outcome is largely due to group of Americans known as “notional Christians” – a group that considers itself as Christian, but does not practice the faith on a daily basis.

  • November 27, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Jeffress commends Trump for forgiving Hillary

    Dr. Robert JeffressConservative Christian leader Robert Jeffress is giving President-elect Donald Trump accolades for making the decision to not go ahead and prosecute his former Democratic presidential rival Hillary Clinton concerning her email scandal – when she kept classified national security data on her unsecured home server while she was secretary of state under the Obama administration.

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