Well Done, Good and Faithful Servant…

Changing of the guard at Barrington Christian Academy By Fred Comella With presidential elections looming this fall, there’s an increasing focus on our nations dire ction. For those who’ve read...

The Terrible Logic of Hell

   By Wallace Henley Noteworthy men, including a former president of the United States, erudite academics, acclaimed celebrities, and heads of corporations — to name a few — join a literal...

There’s Freedom Waiting In the Sound

2nd Annual River Rock Music Festival   By Elizabeth Filipe   This is what I want in Heaven…for words to become notes and for conversations to be symphonies. – Tina Turner  ...

The Sin That’s Eating Christians Alive

  By Teresa Shields Parker     You’re not going to hear a lot of sermons from the pulpit about this obvious sin. He’s crafty. He’s wily. He’s a wolf in...

Stories in Glass

By Judy Ryder   Exodus 35:35 Them hath he filled with wisdom of heart, to work all manner of work, of the engraver, and of the cunning workman, and of the embroiderer, in blue, and in purple, in...

Anne Graham Lotz on prayer and healing

    Billy Graham’s daughter talks about her new book and growing up as a famous preacher’s kid   By Warren Cole Smith   (WNS)–Anne Graham Lotz comes from one of the most...

Local News

  • Decision America: A Call To Pray

    Decision America: A Call To Pray

    By Cherrilynn Bisbano Over 100 Pastors and Christian Leaders were deputized to find all the Believers in Rhode Island during the official launch party for Decision America 2016. The free luncheon took place May 16th at the Casino in Roger Williams Park with food provided by Restoration Catering, a Providence Rescue...

  • Faith Without Works Is Dead

    Faith Without Works Is Dead

       The James Children’s Home  – Helping the Human Race By Fred Comella While attending Bryant College in Smithfield Rhode Island, Paul Lawrence returned home to his native, Kodaikanal India on a missionary trip. During that trip an elderly man in his late seventies came to see him. Paul’s mom gave shelter...

  • VeggieTales in the House – VIDEO REVIEW

    VeggieTales in the House – VIDEO REVIEW

    By Rev. Doug Forbes The folks at VeggieTales have hit another home run with “VeggieTales in the House” available on DVD and NetFlix. This new DVD offers eight short videos including: Puppies and Guppies, Junior gets a Pet, The Guppy Whisperer, Cool as a Cucumber, Laura at Bat, Popcorntastrophe, Junior Jet Pack and...

  • Deconstructing the Coliseum Sponsors the Second Annual Great Education Forum

    Deconstructing the Coliseum Sponsors the Second Annual Great Education Forum

      By Good News Today Staff   LYNCHBURG, Va. – Recently in Lynchburg, Virginia the Second Annual Great Education Forum took place, sponsored by Deconstructing the Coliseum (“DtC”), the organization that promotes abolishing the civil government school system. The Forum was held at the Forest Road...

  • Go Ye – to a yard sale

    Go Ye – to a yard sale

    By Diana Davis   (BP) – Nice weather has arrived, and it seems there’s a garage sale on every corner. If you’re a garage sale fanatic and you’re a Christian, here are some tips to turn a garage sale-ing hobby into an effective witness opportunity. Get ready – Go to the bank and get...

  • Majority of Pastors Suffer in Silence Over Financial Challenges

    Majority of Pastors Suffer in Silence Over Financial Challenges

    By Sarah Kropp Brown WASHINGTON – Research released from the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) this week shows that the majority of evangelical pastors in the United States serve in small churches with significant personal financial challenges. Pastors also report that they are not familiar with...







Inspiration

Grumble, Grumble

By Philip Graham Ryken, President – Wheaton College In Exodus 15, the Israelites camped by the springs of Elim for several weeks, lingering under the palm trees and taking long drinks...

Health

News

  • California lawmaker: Christian colleges must drop view of gender, sexuality

    California lawmaker: Christian colleges must drop view of gender, sexuality

      New state bill would force faith-based schools to drop biblical definitions or face discrimination lawsuits  By Bonnie Pritchett   (WNS)–A bill pending in the California legislature seeks to strip faith-based colleges and universities of the centuries-old tradition of interweaving academics with...

  • How the transgender directive could affect Christian education

    How the transgender directive could affect Christian education

      By Sarah Wedel   (WNS)–In the aftermath of President Barack Obama’s transgender directive to schools, Christian K-12 schools are preparing for how the ruling could affect them. In response to the president’s order that public schools allow students to use the restrooms and changing facilities that...

  • Indiana demands child advocates abandon baby box effort

    Indiana demands child advocates abandon baby box effort

      State welfare agency claims the Safe Haven boxes violate state law By Kiley Crossland   (WNS)–Indiana officials say two baby boxes—newborn incubators that allow women to anonymously surrender their infants—are illegal under state law and must be removed. In a letter sent in early June to Safe...

  • Judge dismisses misdemeanor charge against CMP’s Daleiden

    Judge dismisses misdemeanor charge against CMP’s Daleiden

      Attorneys for the pro-life activist say the dismissal ‘sends a strong message to Planned Parenthood’ By Bonnie Pritchett   (WNS)–A judge dismissed one of the two charges against pro-life activist David Daleiden stemming from his undercover investigation of a Planned Parenthood abortion facility...

  • Lawmakers respond to Orlando attack

    Lawmakers respond to Orlando attack

      Killings spark numerous policy debates, from gun control to gay rights By J.C. Derrick   (WNS)–U.S. political leaders responded with shock and anger to the June 12 terrorist attack at a gay night club in Orlando, Fla., that left 49 dead and 53 injured. Even as details were still emerging, the mass...







Books

Movies

  • The Young Messiah’s Director Hopes Film Leads to Faith

    The Young Messiah’s Director Hopes Film Leads to Faith

    By Jacob Sahms Cyrus Nowrasteh burst into the film landscape with a tense look at the practice of stoning in the fictionalized The Stoning of Soraya M. Seven years later, he returned to directing with an adaptation of Anne Rice’s Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt that examined Jesus’ return trip to Israel after the...

  • Living Hope — Even in the Darkness of Despair, There is Hope

    Living Hope — Even in the Darkness of Despair, There is Hope

    By Dan Wooding NASHVILLE, TN (ANS) — Living Hope is a powerful story about three incredible people who chose to give up all of the creature comforts of their home and journey to South Africa to help and serve the poor and the sick. Their actions attracted the attention of foreign dignitaries, rock musicians,...

  • CHRISTIAN CINEMA TO POWER DIGITAL MOVIE PLATFORM

    CHRISTIAN CINEMA TO POWER DIGITAL MOVIE PLATFORM

    By Good News Today Staff SAN ANTONIO – Family-movie lovers note: the first faith-and-family streaming company will now power transactional video on demand (TVOD) and electronic sell through (EST) on Christianbook.com this summer. ChristianCinema.com’s digital platform, the largest of its kind and growing, serves...

  • Award-Winning ‘CAGED NO MORE’ Now Available on DVD

    Award-Winning ‘CAGED NO MORE’ Now Available on DVD

    Film Offers a Mission to End The Epidemic Of Human Trafficking   By Dan Wooding NASHVILLE, TN (ANS) – Inspired by true stories, “CAGED NO MORE” exposes the horrifying reality of one of the most profitable and fastest growing crimes: human trafficking. Every 30 seconds someone becomes a victim of human...

  • VeggieTales in the House – VIDEO REVIEW

    VeggieTales in the House – VIDEO REVIEW

    By Rev. Doug Forbes The folks at VeggieTales have hit another home run with “VeggieTales in the House” available on DVD and NetFlix. This new DVD offers eight short videos including: Puppies and Guppies, Junior gets a Pet, The Guppy Whisperer, Cool as a Cucumber, Laura at Bat, Popcorntastrophe, Junior Jet Pack and...