Religion News Service
Report: Church Giving Reaches Depression-Era Record Lows
Friday, October 25, 2013
Collection plates are growing even lighter as Protestant church member giving reached new lows in 2011, and tithing probably will not recover from the recession, according to a new report by Empty...
Christian Conservatives Divided Over Common Core Education Standards
Friday, October 18, 2013
As schools in 45 states and four U.S. territories implement the standards this fall, some Christians see the heavy hand of government in the state-led goal posts for K-12 students in English and...
Looking to Get Married? Try a Christian College
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Of the top 25 colleges where men are most likely to meet their spouse, all are private Christian institutions. For women, 64 percent of the top 25 colleges where they're likely to find a husband...
Conservatives Say Censorship Has Increased on Facebook, iTunes
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Since 2011, the National Religious Broadcasters' John Milton Project for Free Speech has documented a rise in "viewpoint censorship," targeting conservative Christian values.
Chinese Activist Chen Guangcheng Gets U.S. Platform to Promote Human Rights
Thursday, October 3, 2013
Blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng has joined three American organizations to further his human rights advocacy, including advocating for religious freedom in China.
United Methodist High Court to Consider Challenges to Gay Teachings
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Facing a wave of open defiance to church law, the top court of the United Methodist Church is set to consider rulings challenging church teaching on homosexuality.
Christian news headlines from the United States and around the world
Pastor Andy Stanley Draws Praise, Criticism for Asserting Gay Churchgoers 'Have More Faith Than I Do'
Eagles QB Jalen Hurts, Super Bowl Bound, Says John 13:7 Inspired Him: It's 'My Favorite Verse'
Pastor Andy Stanley to Host Conference for Parents of LGBT Children
Is Sparking a 'Hunger for the Bible' among Viewers: They're 'Diving Deeper,' Exec Says
'Big Pro-Life Victory': Planned Parenthood Drops Suit against Lubbock Abortion Ban
Christianity Isn't a Western Faith
By Failing to Seek God, We Seek to Be Our Own God
Jack Phillips and Lydia Booth: Updates on Their Stories of Courage
God Knows Our Needs Far Better Than We Do
Is Genesis Just One of the Many Creation Myths?
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