'Strange signs' on Shemitah's final days

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_754401" align="aligncenter" width="614"] Copyright Dustin Leddin[/caption] The final day of the Shemitah year, Elul 29 on the Hebrew calendar, began at sundown Saturday and Rosh Hashanah, also more…

Church sues strip club for topless protests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) An Ohio church has sued a strip club and its scantily clad staff for protesting topless outside the house of worship during the past five years. more…

Muslim mosque 'sentinels' make Israel anxious

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Umm Hassan, 60, goes most days to Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound to protect it against "sacrilege" by Jewish visitors but soon she and other protesters will more…

It's 'awful late' to get prepared, warns Jim Bakker

by -NO AUTHOR- --   [caption id="attachment_2411985" align="aligncenter" width="606"] Lori and Jim Bakker[/caption] There's war in Ukraine and the Middle East. And persecution of Christians in the Holy Land and around the more…

New face of NRA takes on ISIS

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer yIUZqsf4] Marcus Luttrell, a retired Navy SEAL who was the inspiration of the "Lone Survivor" movie – and who has now become the ambassador for the National more…

Why Americans need never fear their government

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2415965" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Thomas Cooley[/caption] The dean of the University of Michigan Law School was Thomas Cooley, who died Sept. 12, 1898. Thomas Cooley was chief justice more…

Homo naledi your newly discovered ancestor?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2418735" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Depiction of Homo naledi (National Geographic)[/caption] Contrary to widespread impressions, the team of evolution researchers that came upon an apparent burial ground in a more…

The plan to bulldoze churches – in Houston

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2293535" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bishop Kossie with his daughters at the Latter Day Deliverance Center Church in Houston's fifth ward.[/caption] Officials with Liberty Institute say the Houston Housing more…