Pastors Preaching Politics: Still No Word From IRS

By  Bob Adelmann   The Alliance Defending Freedom’s invitation to pastors to exercise their First Amendment rights by speaking truth to power — and offering political advice and counsel to...

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Infusing Christianity into LA’s Giant Murals

How muralist Kent Twitchell’s faith informs the artwork he’s painted all over Los Angeles   By Warren Cole Smith   (WNS)–Kent Twitchell made a splash on the American art scene...

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“Hope and Change…”

By Fred Comella What does it mean? Well if we use modern political speak as a reference point, we can always note the slick application of such phrases as a means to rally a particular voter bloc,...

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He Treats – Jesus Heals

By Judith Ryder   “For with God nothing shall be impossible.” Luke 1:37   Russell White was born fifty years ago in the Belgian Congo to missionary parents who led their child to the...

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Christmas Confusion

By Kerby Anderson   How many people really understand the meaning of Christmas? School administrators do not when they prohibit teachers from using red and green napkins at the school party in...

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Fiancé of Charles Manson Raised in a Christian Home

By Mark Ellis Many were shocked to learn recently that infamous mass murderer Charles Manson was issued a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison. Manson and several of his...

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Local News

  • Meet the Man Called ‘Crazy’ By Doctors Who Cured His Own Colon Cancer

    Meet the Man Called ‘Crazy’ By Doctors Who Cured His Own Colon Cancer

    By Anthony Gucciardi Telling your mainstream medical doctor that you’d like to forfeit chemotherapy and instead adopt an organic lifestyle full of juicing and raw nutrition to treat your own cancer could lead him or her to label you as ‘insane’, but it could also save your life. In the case of one man with...

  • Historic Foster Church Condemned After Pickup Truck Hits Building

    Historic Foster Church Condemned After Pickup Truck Hits Building

    By Neil Remiesiewicz FOSTER, R.I. (WPRI) – An historic church in Foster has been condemned after it was struck by a pickup truck on Halloween night. Sonja Murray, Moderator of the Mount Vernon Baptist Church, told Eyewitness News that a pickup crashed into the front of the building at around 11 p.m. Friday. The...

  • Christianity and Mental Health

    Christianity and Mental Health

    A Personal Testimony By Charlene M. Ryerson Why am I like this? What is happening to me? I’m driving by his house late at night with a baseball bat looking for an opportune time to take out my revenge. You see, I caught him cheating on me, and this was the last time any man […]

  • Wrong to Advocate Partial Birth Abortion

    Wrong to Advocate Partial Birth Abortion

    During my tenure in the Rhode Island State Senate a national discussion arose on partial birth abortion. It was a procedure that I knew little about, but I did my homework. I was stunned to learn that any human being would condone it much less participate in this shockingly brutal taking of human life. This […]

  • Kids Corner

    Kids Corner

    By Michelle PaviaFreedom In Christ Ministries’ “Kids’ Corner” is a monthly newsletter written by church members with a heart for children. It serves as a stepping stone for spiritual growth in the lives of many children, and it is our desire to make this newsletter available to anyone interested.  As the site...

  • Homeless Backpacks for RI

    Homeless Backpacks for RI

    My daughter and I cry and pray for the homeless at this time every year because it’s beginning to get cold outside. We decided that we had to do something. There are 15,000 homeless people in RI, 7,000 of which are children. We contacted Alan Shawn Feinstein, who offered to have his Junior Scholars collect

Inspiration

Will The Real Jesus Please Stand Up?

by Sharon Thiel                                                    Do you worship the real Jesus? Jesus the Christ? Immanuel (meaning ‘God with...

Health

News

  • Not Just The Largest Economy – Here Are 26 Other Ways China Has Surpassed America

    Not Just The Largest Economy – Here Are 26 Other Ways China Has Surpassed America

      In terms of purchasing power, China now has the largest economy on the entire planet, but that is not the only area where China has surpassed the United States.  China also accounts for more total global trade than the U.S. does, China consumes more energy than the U.S. does, and China now manufactures more...

  • Naughty and Nice List Exposes TV Advertiser

    Naughty and Nice List Exposes TV Advertiser

    By Drew Zahn (WND) If Santa Claus is preparing a list of who’s been “naughty and nice” this year, some companies are going to be getting a lump of coal in their stockings for the smut they’ve been sponsoring on television. And according to a new list created by the Parents Television Council, some of

  • World Briefs

    World Briefs

    Canadian Law Society Reverses Decision, Won’t Accept Christian Law Grads (WNS)–The governing board of the Law Society of British Columbia decided last week not to admit graduates of Trinity Western University’s proposed law school, reversing an earlier decision to accept the alumni. The about-face came after...

  • Imprisoned Pastor’s Wife Says No Deal With Iran Without Her Husband’s Freedom

    Imprisoned Pastor’s Wife Says No Deal With Iran Without Her Husband’s Freedom

    By Jeremy Reynalds WASHINGTON D.C. (ANS) – The fight for American Pastor Saeed Abedini’s freedom is at a critical point. Writing an article for the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), Jordan Sekulow said, “We believe that this is a critical opportunity for President Obama and his...

  • Baghdad Pastor Visits Tacoma, Faults US policy and Pleads with Church to Help Iraq’s Christians

    Baghdad Pastor Visits Tacoma, Faults US policy and Pleads with Church to Help Iraq’s Christians

    By Jeremy Reynalds TACOMA, WASHINGTON (ANS) – A summer of intense and bloody persecution has left Iraq’s diminished Christian community “a million times worse” than it was under ousted dictator Saddam Hussein, said a minister known as the vicar of Baghdad during a visit to Tacoma on Sunday....

Books

Movies

  • Things You Need To Know About the New Exodus Movie

    Things You Need To Know About the New Exodus Movie

    By Evy Baehr (Movieguide) EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS is the next attempt to do a large budget, Hollywood studio, biblical epic. EXODUS stars Christian Bale as Moses and is directed by Ridley Scott, the director behind ALIEN, BLADERUNNER, BLACK HAWK DOWN, and PROMETHEUS. So now every Christian wants to know, is EXODUS...

  • Telling Biblical Stories in Hollywood

    Telling Biblical Stories in Hollywood

    Heaven is For Real director Randall Wallace on picking projects with Christian values By Warren Cole Smith   (WNS)–Randall Wallace has serious Hollywood credentials. He received an Academy Award nomination for writing the screenplay for the Mel Gibson movie Braveheart. He directed Gibson in the Vietnam...

  • Can a ‘Barbaric’ Moses be Biblical?

    Can a ‘Barbaric’ Moses be Biblical?

    By Ben Kayser, managing editor, and Dr. Ted Baehr, publisher In December, Director Ridley Scott’s highly anticipated, beautifully crafted, God-centered biblical (or maybe un-biblical) epic “Exodus: Gods and Kings” starring Christian Bale as Moses comes to theaters. In what could either be considered a genius...

  • Zamperini Film by Angelina Jolie Will Not Include His Faith In Christ

    Zamperini Film by Angelina Jolie Will Not Include His Faith In Christ

    By Mark Ellis A new film about Louis Zamperini, the World War II hero whose life is the subject of an adaptation of the book “Unbroken,” will not include the story of his faith in Jesus Christ. The prisoner of war survivor and inspirational speaker – known for his bold profession of faith in Christ —...

  • Left Behind is an Epic! Don’t Miss It!

    Left Behind is an Epic! Don’t Miss It!

    By Janey DeMeo VISTA, CA (ANS) – If you’re one of the 65 million people who have read the New York Times bestselling end-times book series Left Behind, co-authored by Jerry B. Jenkins and Tim LaHaye, then you might wonder if the movie of the same name will do the story justice. Well, it does. […]