Randall E. Howard, general overseer of the Church of God of Prophecy, has resigned according to a release from the Cleveland, Tennessee-based denomination. Howard, who has served the organization since 2006, is taking a ministry sabbatical for a season of spiritual renewal and to focus on personal issues within his family.
Bishop Eddie Long’s New Birth Missionary Baptist Church recently announced plans to close its Christian Academy at the end of the school year, citing a poor economy and low enrollment.
It’s the age of the mobile app, and Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks, the world’s largest religious broadcaster, has a smartphone application that is introducing the best in Christian television to new generations of viewers.
Water Missions International has launched the Educators’ Think Tank, comprised of current and former educators, with the mission of educating today’s youth about the global water crisis.
Christian institutions hoping to win a free campus in western Massachusetts might soon face competition from others who are willing to pay for it, according to terms of a year-end donation from the property’s billionaire owners.
Platinum-selling band Kutless has teamed with Samaritan’s Purse on the Military Mission Project. The partnership is through Operation Heal Our Patriots (OHOP), a project of the Christian humanitarian organization that ministers to service members of all U.S. military branches.
Biola University has received a $750,000 grant to establish a new Center for Christianity, Culture and the Arts, a significant initiative that will host events, support artists and seek to promote rich thinking about faith and art.
Evangelicals from across the country are urging that Congress extend the Renewable Energy Tax Production Credit (aka “Wind Tax Credit”) during the fiscal cliff negotiations.
Minister, business consultant, management professional, life coach, singer and Psalmist, Ulanda Davis has released the powerful book, “Life Changing Prevailing Prayer” in print, Ebook and audiobook form.
Rural Media Group, Inc., the parent company for both RFD-TV/RFD HD and RURAL TV, is proud to announce that it has purchased FamilyNet, a 32-year-old basic cable channel currently distributed into 14.8 million U.S. homes, from Interactive Television And Gaming Networks, LLC (formerly Comstar Media).
Families affected by Hurricane Sandy can post their needs and service opportunities online at www.HurricaneSandyVolunteer.org.
Oral Roberts University will be opening a new Center for Faith and Learning on Jan. 1, 2013. The program will be headed up by Dominic Halsmer, who announced plans to step down as dean of the College for Science and Engineering to lead the initiative.
Human Life International (HLI) today announced the launch of its new online publication, the Truth and Charity Forum (www.TruthandCharityForum.org) as part of its educational mission as a pro-life and pro-family Catholic apostolate.
Cyclists are signing up for the ride of their lives next summer, seeking to end the cycle of poverty in North America and around the world.
The two largest Pentecostal denominations in the United States–the Assemblies of God and the Church of God in Christ–have had little interaction throughout their histories, yet both emerged in part from the interracial Azusa Street revival in Los Angeles (1906-1909).