Famous American hero actually a missionary

by The editors of Leben -- [caption id="attachment_379089" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Church of the Holy City, Washington, D.C."][/caption] Most schoolchildren can repeat the story of John Chapman, who traveled about the country planting apple seeds; more…

Christian filmmakers offering $1 million prize

by Alyssa Farah -- Two prominent Christian filmmaking organizations are partnering in search of the next rising star in faith films. EchoLight and 168 Film announced earlier this week they will offer more…

Foundation of Christianity is at stake

by Jim Fletcher -- There are so many yellow-highlighted passages in my copy of "The Battle for the Beginning," that I should have saved myself the marking time and simply considered the more…

Can a teenage girl 'make peace with marriage'?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Ariel Strahm [caption id="attachment_379995" align="alignright" width="238" caption="Ariel Strahm"][/caption] I had to smile when I found a book titled "How To Choose a Husband" at my place at more…

U.S. research to be put online for free

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New Scientist) You paid for it, so you should be able to see it. On Sunday the US government said that all federally funded research results must be more…

Long-lost continent found under Indian Ocean

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Nature) The drowned remnants of an ancient microcontinent may lie scattered beneath the waters between Madagascar and India, a new study suggests. Evidence for the long-lost land comes more…

Dog shoots owner in leg

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Examiner) A dog shoots its owner, according to a Feb. 27 Web Pro News report. The dog's owner, Gregory Dale Lanier of Florida, was surprised that the gun more…

Food stamps for pets of needy families

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Examiner) There are food stamps for pets, according to a Feb. 25 Inquisitor report. Around 47 million families in the U.S. receive federal food stamps, but these only more…