Can churches grow in the summer? Of course they can.
CHARLOTTE, N.C./Christian Newswire/ — Crisis-trained chaplains with the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team are being deployed to Moore, OK, the suburb of Oklahoma City that sustained a direct hit from a massive two-mile wide tornado earlier today. Dozens of people were killed, and many more are wounded or missing in the wake of the tornado. [...]
Evangelical Leader Notes Wide Support for International Religious Freedom Ambassador as State Department Releases IRF Report TodayLatest News Monday, May 20th, 2013
WASHINGTON, May 20, 2013 /Christian Newswire/ — The Rev. Dr. Rob Schenck (pronounced “Shank”), president of the Washington-based National Clergy Council and chairman of the Evangelical Church Alliance International, will be present at the State Department today when Secretary of State John Kerry and U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, the Rev. Dr. Suzan D. [...]
Pope Francis to ‘Launch’ New Mobile App Entitled MISSIO: World News Through the Eyes of the Church, in Eight LanguagesLatest News Friday, May 17th, 2013
ROME / Pontifical Mission Societies in the United States / Christian Newswire/ — On the Friday before Pentecost Sunday, Pope Francis is set to “unlock” a new media initiative of the Pontifical Mission Societies in the United States — MISSIO App. “This App is a way for the Church and our Holy Father to reach [...]
Which do you prefer: a story or a fairy tale? What’s the difference?
returning this December — celebrated churches that demonstrated best practices in the areas of FACILITIES, FINANCE, FUNDRAISING, LEADERSHIP, SAFETY & SECURITY and TECHNOLOGY.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America Embraces Patients’ Christian Faith as a Part of Its Commitment to “Providing Care That Never Quits®”Latest News Tuesday, May 14th, 2013
SCHAUMBURG, IL/INFINITY CONCEPTS, LLC —Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) provides state-of-the-art, integrative cancer care that combines advanced technology with a personalized approach. At CTCA, patients receive continuous care from a dedicated team, including oncologists, surgeons, radiologists and integrative care clinicians, as well as a committed pastoral care team who embrace and support their patients’ [...]
National Salvation Army Week To Be Celebrated With Gift Of $100,000 Disaster Response Unit From FedEx At The 911th Airlift WingLatest News Monday, May 13th, 2013
CARNEGIE, PA/PRNewswire-USNewswire — Today, in celebration of the 60th National Salvation Army Week, FedEx is donating a custom $100,000 Disaster Response Unit (DRU) to The Salvation Army — the first vehicle of its kind to be used in Western Pennsylvania. The new DRU will help Salvation Army workers and volunteers better serve the community by [...]
By Bill Wilson, ABPNews.com ASSOCIATED BAPTIST NEWS — Good preaching comes in a myriad of forms in a multitude of settings. Don’t let anyone fool you: there is no one way to preach a sermon, as the diversity of styles that have developed over the last 2,000 years attest. There are, however, common traits that [...]
What does it mean to be “intentional”?