The United States Supreme Court on Thursday issued a 5-4 split decision upholding Obamacare as constitutional as a tax. The High Court also ruled that Congress could levy penalties on individuals with no health insurance. Now, some Christian leaders are suggesting civil disobedience—and others are vowing it.
Ten thousand people recently gathered in Cuba as part of what some are calling a revival in the Communist nation.
Chris Oyakhilome, a popular African preacher with questionable credentials, is sparking international concern.
The Billy Graham Rapid Response Team is in Colorado and New Mexico as wildfires continue to torch large swaths of the nation’s west. Chaplains are currently offering emotional and spiritual care in the Ruidoso/Capitan area of New Mexico, and in the Fort Collins area of Colorado. Chaplains deployed to both locations on June 14, shortly after the fires began.
Thirty Christian Evangelical non-denominational leaders from four U.S. states were hosted by the senior staff of the Prime Minister’s office last week, culminating a week-long intensive visit to Israel for the purpose of learning the fundamentals of Jewish-Christian relations.
“The down economy, $15.8 trillion debt and Barack Obama trying to remove Christian liberty are Biblical signs of God’s judgment for our nation’s sins. To have God’s blessings, Americans must repent,” says Pastor Steven Andrew, president of USA Christian Ministries.
The agenda of items to be debated and voted upon by the International General Council of the Church of God has been placed on the Church of God website, following a pre-release mailing to ordained bishops earlier this month.
Guinness World Record holder Arthur Blessitt has reached forty thousand miles. This is the longest around the world walk in history. June 25, 2012 Arthur crossed the historic mark carrying a 12 foot cross in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada. An enthusiastic crowd gathered including two elders from the First Nations welcoming the cross.
Although the U.S. Military fight and die to uphold freedom, high-level military chaplains report they are increasingly being denied freedom of conscience and freedom of speech. There is also alarm about the negative effects on troop morale over the undoing of the 237-years’ practice of providing traditional religious support for U.S. soldiers.
Benny Hinn and his ex-wife, Suzanne, have set the date for their remarriage, which will take place this fall at the church where they were first joined 33 years ago.
On July 28, thousands of Christians will converge at Massey Hall for a day of prayer, worship and fasting for the City of Toronto and the nation of Canada.
Laura Kaeppeler has overcome some difficult obstacles on the way to becoming Miss America 2012, including the challenges of being the child of a prison inmate.
Responding to the overwhelming growth of the Latino population and the growing rate of the Church of God Latino constituency in the United States, the Pentecostal Theological Seminary, in consultation with the Hispanic Bishops, has strategically created the Center for Latino Studies.