Bethlehem: Church of Nativity gets facelift

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hoaTJuaToAgfE7qwLXLOWY7vJfCLVQ5f" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (DESERETNEWS) — BETHLEHEM, West Bank — As visitors descend upon Bethlehem this holiday season, they will notice a different look for the Church of more…

Chuck Norris takes on Iran and N. Korea

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_226313" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Chuck Norris"][/caption] World champion tough guy Chuck Norris knows a good soldier never leaves a man behind. So despite near silence from America's commander more…

Obama plan gives Jerusalem holy sites to ...

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_561469" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu"][/caption] TEL AVIV – Secretary of State John Kerry quietly presented a U.S. more…

Christian sentenced to life in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMESOFISRAEL) — CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian criminal court convicted three Christians Saturday of killing a Muslim man, a judicial official and the state news agency said, in more…

IRS retreats from attack on veterans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Michael Volpe The Internal Revenue Service, the one single federal agency that probably engenders more fear than any other, is backing down. And it took the veterans more…

Christian college finally allowing students to dance

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BusinessInsider) A Christian college in Massachusetts will finally allow its students to dance on campus after decades of an ambiguous policy, The Patriot Ledger reports. Eastern Nazarene College more…

Taking caroling to a whole new level

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="NuMDFpaTqkt3JNKHBT0uTwhNASukXFgv" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Christmas carolers are a tradition from days long past, but members of Journey of Faith took it to a whole new level when they hit more…

Christmas can't bring you happiness

by Greg Laurie -- I like Christmas. At its very best, Christmas is a promise. It is enjoying time with family and friends ... meals ... laughing together ... exchanging gifts ... more…