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Want to Feel Happier and Calmer This 2017? Follow These Tips

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 18:07
Why does happiness seem to avoid certain people? No matter how hard they try to shake off stress and worries, these two things creep up on them, causing them to remain miserable throughout the year.

Fantasia Barrino Marries 'the Right Way' As She and Her Husband Renew Their Vows on Christmas

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 18:01
Christian singer Fantasia Barrino, who shot to fame after winning the third season of the singing competition "American Idol," celebrated Christmas this year by renewing her vows with her husband Kendall Taylor.

Why Did The Holy Family Flee Into Egypt?

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 18:00
One of the most terrible stories in the Bible is that of the slaughter of the innocents in Bethlehem after the birth of Jesus.

'We Can End It In A Generation': How Female Genital Mutilation Blights The UK Today

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:55
Nashipae was cut as a young girl in Kenya. Now she campaigns to end FGM within a generation.

'Duck Dynasty' Star Sadie Robertson Considers Going to Seminary School: 'Ministry Is What I Really Want to Do'

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:45
Even with a promising acting or modelling career ahead of her, "Duck Dynasty" star Sadie Robertson would rather focus her talents on spreading the Word of God.

Franklin Graham And Pastor Paula White Among Christian Clergy To Pray At Donald Trump Inauguration

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:18
A record number of Christian and Jewish clergy are to lead prayers at the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

How Parents Can Teach Their Children to Be Grateful

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:14
This Christmas, a lot of children were fortunate enough to receive gifts from their parents, grandparents, and relatives. One mother even taught her kids to write thank you notes to everyone who gave them presents, but she found it difficult to coax them to do so.

NFL Star Dak Prescott Displays Christian Faith Through Prayer

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:06
Rising NFL star Dak Prescott was snapped in a photo praying with a group of people, and it was a side of him that Dallas Cowboys fans really welcomed.

Song Of The Year #4: 'One Dance' By Drake

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:02
The biggest hit of the year by a long stretch was Drake's 'One Dance'.

Brutal Rise In Persecution Of Christians Around The World Forecast In New Report

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 16:45
A shocking rise in violent persecution of Christians is forecast for next year by the charity Release International.

Terrorists Fire Mortar Shells in Christian District in Damascus on Christmas Day

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 16:25
People celebrating Christmas in Damascus, Syria faced a terrifying ordeal when three mortar shells exploded close to a French hospital on Sunday.

Prominent Christian Human Rights Lawyer Vanishes Into Custody In China

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 16:17
A prominent Christian human rights lawyer in China has disappeared after being summoned to a police station, according to the charity China Aid.

ISIS Beheads Elderly Prisoner Accused of Being a 'Wizard'

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 15:47
A ginger-beared ISIS fanatic, who is known as the "Red Beard," has ordered the beheading of an elderly prisoner after accusing him of being a "wizard" and a "practitioner of magic."

'An Angel Saved My Life.' One In 10 Brits Say They Have Seen Or Heard An Angel

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 15:30
The number of British people who believe they have seen or heard an angel has doubled in six years, according to a new survey.

Iraqi Forces Launch Second Phase Of Mosul Offensive Against Islamic State

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 15:08
Iraqi security forces on Thursday began the second phase of their offensive against Islamic State militants in Mosul, pushing from three directions into eastern districts where the battle has been deadlocked for nearly a month.

Paediatricians Hit National Geographic for 'Promoting Political Agenda Over Science' By Featuring Trans Child on Cover

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 14:38
National Geographic has decided to feature a nine-year-old transgender child on the cover of its January 2017 issue, much to the chagrin of an association of paediatricians.

5,000-Year-Old Painting of Nativity Scene Found in Egypt, Raising New Questions on Christian Icon

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 14:27
In a puzzling discovery, Italian researchers have discovered a nativity scene that was done, based on scientific calculation, 5,000 years ago—about 3,000 years before Jesus was born!

Jewish Woman Who Survived 3 Nazi Death Camps Recalls Amazing Story of Faith: 'God Had a Purpose to Save Me'

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 14:22
She survived it all: three death camps, numerous brushes with death, untold suffering and misery.

Pastor John Piper Reveals 'Struggles' With His Wife and How Corporate Worship Saved Their Marriage

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 14:16
Before he admitted it, no one had any inkling that Pastor John Piper—one of the most influential pastors, authors, and theologians in America—had a troubled married life.

Denzel Washington Tells Bishop T.D. Jakes That He Has Found a New Calling: Being Servant of God

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 14:11
Highly acclaimed American actor Denzel Washington has found a new calling: being a servant of God.