Black pastor who marched with MLK shares pains and joys of civil rights activism

When the people marched with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., they were happy. They thought about a future with freedom for children yet unborn, a future where black people could…

‘Liberal churches’ are potential targets during inauguration protests, UCC warns

Leaders of the United Church of Christ are encouraging members not to gather at church buildings this week after receiving reports that liberal-leaning mainline Protestant denominations could be targeted during…

March for Life cancels 2021 rally in nation’s capital, will hold virtual events

Organizers of the annual pro-life human rights demonstration March for Life announced they will not hold an in-person rally in Washington, D.C., this year, but will hold online events instead…

Charges dropped against deacon arrested for singing hymns outdoors

A court has dismissed all charges against a church deacon who was one of the three arrested last September for singing while not wearing a mask at a “psalm sing”…

Johnnie Moore: Biden, conservatives have much in common on international religious freedom

President-elect Joe Biden and his upcoming administration have similar priorities with conservative evangelicals on international religious freedom policy, Johnnie Moore, who served as an informal evangelical adviser to the Trump…

Martin Luther King Jr. ‘Day of Service’ community projects taking place amid pandemic

In addition to being a federal holiday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day is widely observed as a “Day of Service” for numerous charitable actions and events across the United States.…

Franklin Graham compares Republicans who voted for Trump’s impeachment to Judas

Rev. Franklin Graham took to social media to slam the 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach President Donald Trump, comparing them to the infamous Judas Iscariot. The Christian Post…

NC school board considers displaying Ten Commandments near school entrances

A North Carolina school board is exploring the possibility of putting Ten Commandments displays near the entrances at each of its school buildings, a possibility that has upset a secular…

‘Bible in a Year’ podcast takes No. 1 spot on Apple podcasts list in US

“The Bible in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz)” podcast has taken the top spot in Apple’s All Podcasts list, beating out news, commentary and other mainstream podcasts. The Christian…

Pastor Kirbyjon Caldwell who advised Bush, Obama sentenced to 6 years for fraud

Prominent Houston Pastor Kirbyjon Caldwell, who served as a spiritual adviser to former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, was sentenced to six years in prison Wednesday, just under a year…