Why conservative churches are still growing

by Michael Brown -- With all the talk we hear about the decline of Christianity, the churches that are consistently losing members are the liberal churches, while Bible-based churches continue to grow, more…

Catholic Church starts digital collection plate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — In San Francisco, where technology is almost a religion, the Catholic Church is moving beyond the collection plate and weekly newsletter. The Archdiocese of San Francisco more…

Vatican recognizes 'state of Palestine'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer y44elLDN] VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican officially recognized the state of Palestine in a new treaty finalized Wednesday, immediately sparking Israeli ire and accusations that the more…

Jamestown colonists experienced intense adversity

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1998625" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jamestown[/caption] When Muslim Turks conquered the land trade routes from Europe to Asia, Europeans attempted to find sea routes. These attempts were financed either more…

Countdown: 4 months to dreaded biblical climax

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1359145" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Jonathan Cahn is a Messianic Jewish pastor and author of "The Harbinger" and "The Mystery of the Shemitah"[/caption] As the climax of the "Shemitah" more…

Franklin Graham turns eye to Supreme Court

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2001905" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Supreme Court justices[/caption] Rev. Franklin Graham has kicked off a Twitter appeal to the nation to pray for each and every Supreme Court justice, more…

Karaoke saving lost souls on Skid Row

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SACBEE) — Darkness is falling on another long, depressing night in one of America's most marginal neighborhoods. For the 200 or so battered souls lining up outside the more…

Orthodox nun: 'ISIS is Islam'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989005" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ISIS could be stopped if the United States tried harder, a nun said.[/caption] A nun who has seen the worst of the worst from more…

NBC accused of stealing brilliant TV moment

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_1996205" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bobby Moynihan of "Saturday Night Live" trembles with fear when asked to draw the Islamic prophet Muhammad on May 9, 2015.[/caption] It was just more…