Our joy is in Christ, not Christmas

by Greg Laurie -- Despite the fact that the message of the Christmas season is joy and happiness, I personally get pretty stressed out at this time of year. It is because more…

Imprisoned pastor pens Christmas letter from Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) This Christmas marks the third year Idaho pastor Saeed Abedini has been separated from his family. Abedini, an American citizen, is currentlyserving an eight-year sentence after more…

'Hip' church gives biblical Christians new label: 'Hater'

by Jim Fletcher -- [caption id="attachment_1516655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pastor Steven Furtick[/caption] Oddly, within American evangelicalism and media circles, a concept and term have emerged that place conservative Christians on the outside, in more…

Rats 'taking over' new World Trade Center tower

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_432171" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 1 World Trade Center welcomed its first major tenant, Conde Nast, in November along with some unwelcomed guests.[/caption] The New York tabloids are abuzz more…

Light of the Jews still defies today's tyrants

by Marisa Martin -- Hanukkah is a joyous time for Jews, commemorating a 2,300-year-old military victory and miraculous intervention in human affairs. It involves lighting menorah candles, gifts and fattening comfort foods more…