The meaning of life

by Matt Barber -- I suppose it's a bit more of an anecdote than a commentary. Twenty-two years ago and it seems like last week. Isn't that something old farts say? The more…

Evangelical pastor, imam denounce Franklin Graham

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Charisma News) An evangelical pastor from Texas joined American Muslim leaders Thursday (July 23) in denouncing recent anti-Muslim comments by evangelist Franklin Graham as they announced upcoming efforts more…

Christians barred from testifying about persecution

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Gatestone) During the height of one of the most brutal months of Muslim persecution of Christians, the U.S. State Department exposed its double standards against persecuted Christian minorities. more…

Charleston: When hate was met with love

by Armstrong Williams -- One of the things that really stood out over the past few weeks in the aftermath of the terrible tragedy in Charleston, South Carolina, is the incredible grace more…

Your story's not finished yet

by Greg Laurie -- Everyone likes a good story, and I think the best stories have a clear plot and a character we can relate to. For the story to connect, there more…

Lesbian mayor loses fight over 'transgender' ordinance

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_582415" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Houston Mayor Annise Parker[/caption] The lesbian mayor of Houston, whose legal defense of a "transgender" ordinance passed by her council escalated to a national more…

Megachurch protects itself with guns, armed guards

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TheBlaze) The tragic shooting last month at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, further shattered the notion that houses of worship are peaceful sanctuaries that more…

The birthplace of presidents

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2087895" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Andrew Jackson[/caption] Spanish Explorers Hernando de Soto in 1540, and Juan Pardo in 1567, traveled inland from North America's eastern coast and passed through more…

Pope's approval ratings plummet in U.S.

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2249545" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pope Francis[/caption] Pope Francis, who was once heralded by followers of the Catholic faith everywhere – including in the United States – as a more…