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How to know if an opportunity came from God or not?

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 01:16
Whenever an opportunity presents itself, how do you know if it is God given? Check out the signs to better decide which opportunities to take and which to pass up.

'The Amazing Spider-Man' Star Andrew Garfield Discovers Relationship With Jesus While Preparing To Play Priest In New Martin Scorsese Flick

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 21:03
Andrew Garfield, best known as The Amazing Spider-Man, has revealed how preparing to play a Jesuit priest in Martin Scorsese's new film, Silence, brought him closer to Jesus.

Who is Eddie Long? Pioneering leader of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Georgia

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 17:57
Bishop Eddie Long devoted his life to serving God, but it hasn't been an easy road. In recent years, he was embroiled in a number of lawsuits, the last one being the most controversial. Now, his name is making waves again after new images surfaced showing dramatic weight loss, which has led some to assume that Long is very sick.

7 Symptoms of a Hardened Heart

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 17:25
What signs should we look out for to tell us that we need God's Spirit to come and soften our hearts? Here are seven signs to look out for.

Top U.S. Professors Deny Conflict Between Science and Faith: 'Famous Scientists Were in Fact Christian Believers'

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 16:53
Are all scientists atheists and does science oppose faith?

34 Christians Die, Over 100 Taken Ill After Drinking Tainted Liquor on Christmas Day in Pakistan

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 16:47
What was intended to be a joyous celebration of Christmas turned into a nightmare in Pakistan when at least 34 Christian partygoers died after drinking tainted home-made liquor.

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Denies He's an Atheist: 'Now I Believe Religion Is Very Important'

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 16:40
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg has just debunked a more-than-a-decade-old public notion about himself.

Pastor Refuses to Resign Despite Multiple Sex Tapes Surfacing

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 16:35
An American pastor admitted making multiple sex tapes with multiple women after his "personal preference," as he called what he had been doing for years, was uncovered.

UK's Largest Pentecostal Church Aims To Plant 100 More In 2017

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 14:04
The largest Pentecostal church in the UK is looking to open another 100 churches in 2017, according to the Guardian.

Russia Refuses To Expel US Diplomats As Vengeance Against Obama

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 13:52
Russia will expel 35 US diplomats and ban American diplomatic staff from using its building in Moscow in retaliation against Obama's equivalent action against Russsian staff in Washington, according to local news reports.

Charleston Church Shooting: Psychiatric Exam Ordered For Dylann Roof

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 13:21
A federal judge on Thursday ordered a psychiatric examination for Dylann Roof, days before he is to represent himself as prosecutors make the case that he should be executed for the June 2015 massacre at a Charleston, South Carolina, church.

Chinese Control Over Religion In Tibet To Increase

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 12:47
The Communist Party's control over religion in Tibet can only increase, the region's top official was quoted as saying on Thursday, vowing to step up efforts to expose the "sinister intentions" of exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.

6 Reasons Why Christian Parents Should Share Their Faith With Their Kids

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 12:20
The recent Theos report – Passing on Faith – helpfully draws together research on faith and families, all of which shows the powerful impact that Christian parents can have in 'passing on the faith.'

The Highs And Lows Of 2016 On Christian Today

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 12:05
The New Year is a chance to look back over the previous 12 months and pray.

Song Of The Year #5: 'Shout Out To My Ex' By Little Mix

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 11:50
To be truly free of those who have pained us we need to find the grace to forgive them and hope they too can find the healing power of grace, says Krish Kandiah.

How To Allow God To Use Your Life For Extraordinary Things

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 11:00
David Tomlinson turned away from his comfortable middle-class lifestyle to run an open home for the homeless.

Pressure On Chinese Catholics To Come Under Beijing Control

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 10:39
Chinese Catholics are under pressure to distance themselves from the Vatican and come under Beijing's influence.

Cold War II: Obama Evicts 35 Russian Agents After Election Hacking

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 10:15
President Barack Obama ordered the expulsion of 35 Russian suspected spies and imposed sanctions on two Russian intelligence agencies on Thursday over their involvement in hacking US political groups in the 2016 presidential election.

UK Defends Israel Against Kerry's Attack

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 10:04
Britain scolded US Secretary of State John Kerry for describing the Israeli government as the "most right-wing in Israeli history", a move that aligns Prime Minister Theresa May more closely with President-elect Donald Trump.

90,000 Christians Killed for Their Faith in 2016 Alone, Religion Expert Claims

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 06:15
Out of all religious groups in the world, Christians were the most persecuted for their faith in 2016.