Thousands sign petition calling on Twitter to respect free speech

(Photo: Unsplash/Con Karampelas)Thousands of people have signed a petition calling on Twitter to respect the free speech of people with traditional moral values.  The petition was started on CitizenGo by Voice for Justice UK after its Twitter account was suspended last week "without warning and with no explanation". It was suspended alongside three other Twitter accounts belonging... Read more

God Is Calling You to be Courageous – Beloved Women – September 18, 2020

God Is Calling You to be Courageous Beloved Women September 18, 2020READ: For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your fathers family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time... Read more

A ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Star Is Calling Out the Remake for Some Whitewashed Casting | RELEVANT Magazine

Brooklyn Nine-Nineis headed north, where Canada is getting a French Canadian remake of the beloved American cop sitcom. Escouade 99, as it’ll be known up there, so far looks pretty similar to its American cousin, featuring a bumbling but good-natured bunch of police officers solving crime (or whatever passes for crime in Canada anyway.) ButBrooklyn... Read more

A Liberty University-Connected Group Is Calling on the School to Permanently Remove Falwell | RELEVANT Magazine

Last Friday, the Liberty University Board of Trustees announced that longtime president Jerry Falwell Jr. would be taking an “indefinite leave of absence” following a bizarre Instagram post that scandalized the nation’s largest Christian college. The leave was “effective immediately” and no other details were immediately forthcoming. Now, a collective of Liberty students, alumni... Read more

Christian teacher in misgendering row let go from second school for calling Muhammad a ‘false prophet’

Joshua SutcliffeA Christian teacher who took his former school to court over a misgendering row says he has been let go from a second school after saying Muhammad was a "false prophet". Joshua Sutcliffe made the comments in a video posted to his personal YouTube channel in which he also singled out Russell Brand, Mormon founder... Read more

Thousands sign petition calling for RSE watchdog

(Photo: Pixabay)Over 20,000 people have signed a petition calling for a watchdog to be established ahead of the roll-out of the Government's controversial new Relationships and Sex Education curriculum.  From September, Relationships Education will be compulsory for primary school pupils, and Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) for secondary pupils.  In Relationships Education lessons, young children... Read more

Calling Satans Bluff – Girlfriends in God – July 13, 2020

July 13, 2020Calling Satans BluffMary SoutherlandTodays TruthStay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour (1 Peter 5:8, NLT).Friend to FriendBullies are everywhere!On the playground.In the classroom.At the office.On the roads.In our cities.In our homes.But the biggest bully of all is Satan.... Read more

JK Rowling, Noam Chomsky, Salman Rushdie sign open letter calling for protection of free speech

(Photo: Unsplash/Roman Kraft)Around 200 writers, academics and journalists have signed an open letter warning that an "intolerant climate" is creating a "stifling atmosphere" in which certain views are being censored. The letter, published in Harper's, has been signed by a number of high profile figures, including Harry Potter author JK Rowling, philosopher Noam Chomsky and novelist... Read more

A Calling For All Believers – Beloved Women – June 24, 2020

A Calling For All Believers Beloved Women June 24, 2020READ: 'The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor; he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those... Read more

Evangelical theologians issue joint statement calling racism ‘contrary to Scripture’ and the Gospel

(Photo: Unsplash/James Eades)Dozens of evangelical theologians have added their names to a statement condemning racism as "contrary to Scripture and to the evangelical gospel". The statement, issued on Monday, acknowledges that while evangelicals like William Wilberforce campaigned for the abolition of slavery, there were also "negatively those who assimilated the values of their surrounding unjust culture". "Today's situation... Read more

Black pastor arrested after calling cops for help as white trespassers threatened to kill him

Pastor Leon McCray and his wife, Valerie.Facebook/Lighthouse ChurchA black church pastor from Virginia has said that he was arrested after calling 911 to report that five white individuals were verbally and physically attacking him.Pastor Leon McCray of Lighthouse Church and Marketplace Ministries International in Woodstock has said that he was forced to brandish a gun... Read more

WHAT DID JESUS MEAN CALLING PETER A ROCK? Part 2: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

15 Jun WHAT DID JESUS MEAN CALLING PETER A ROCK? Part 2: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll One of the great points of division between Catholic and Protestant Christians is interpreting something Jesus said to Peter. In Matthew 16:16-19, Jesus spoke of a rock that He... Read more

WHAT DID JESUS MEAN CALLING PETER A ROCK? Part 1: A Study in 1 Peter | Pastor Mark Driscoll

12 Jun WHAT DID JESUS MEAN CALLING PETER A ROCK? Part 1: A Study in 1 Peter Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll For high-profile leaders, there is likely at least one public controversy that follows them for their entire life. For Peter, his high- profile controversy regarding his commission from Jesus... Read more

When Children and Calling Collide

Grace upon Grace At the intersection of calling and children God can and will make all grace abound toward you. And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that having all sufficiency in all things at all times, you may abound in every good work, (2 Corinthians 9:8). He is intimately aware of... Read more

Christian Leaders Are Calling on Congress to Make Voting Secure and Honest | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] America’s religion in its personal electoral course of has by no means been rock stable (and a few voters have good cause for skepticism) however the coronavirus pandemic has led to an entire slew of complicating components. Whether or not it’s the well being and security of individuals in line to vote... Read more

Rebekah Lyons: Discovering Your Calling is About Studying Obedience | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] [This article originally ran in March of 2015.] The thought of getting a selected “calling” in life tends to be sort of a frightening prospect. We fear that we’re not going to search out it or that we’ll be known as to one thing we don’t wish to do. However, based on... Read more

Eugene Cho Criticizes Trump for Calling Coronavirus the ‘Chinese language Virus’ | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] On Monday, President Donald Trump took to (the place else?) Twitter to name the coronavirus “the Chinese Virus”, echoing related makes an attempt from some lawmakers in current weeks to rebrand the pandemic as a overseas risk. America will likely be powerfully supporting these industries, like Airways and others, which can be... Read more

The Duality of Your Calling

[ad_1] A Two Lane Street for Pastors and Students Why has there arisen this impulse in our day towards pastor-scholars and scholar-pastors? Why are so many within the youthful era reluctant to let the pastoral and scholarly roads diverge? Amongst many elements, it's value pointing to the wonderful half-century explosion of the evangelical motion in... Read more

The U.S. State Division Is Calling China to Launch Pastor Wang Yi From Jail | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Earlier this week, officers in China sentenced megachurch pastor Wang Yi to 9 years in jail on fees of subversion of energy and unlawful enterprise operations. Wang has denied the fees, and critics say his imprisonment is a part of a crackdown on unregistered church buildings within the nation.  The ruling communist... Read more

The right way to Know If Your Calling Is Actually from God | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] I used to dread questions like, Have you ever discovered your calling but? or Whats your calling in life?  as a result of I felt like a failure for having to reply, Im undecided.  As an older teen and school pupil, I felt a lot strain to determine what God needed me... Read more

Ardour Is not the Similar As Calling | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] I by no means cared for discernment in my early years of being a Christian. All that mattered to me was love and fervour. So long as I beloved God and was obsessed with reaching folks, I used to be heading in the right direction. Nonetheless, a number of years into ministry... Read more

Calling all runners: Sudans unreached want Jesus – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Sudan (MNN) — Trigger-based operating isnt a brand new development. In 2012, U.S. runners raised $1.2 billion for nonprofit organizations. In line with this 2017 report, 9+ million UK residents used operating as a fundraiser for his or her favourite charity. If Gods gifted you to run for a trigger, take into account partnering... Read more

mewithoutYou Is Calling It Quits | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] All the things that’s tied up should in the future be untied. Such is the lesson we discovered over the weekend from the blokes of mewithoutYou, the Philadelphia rock band who introduced that 2020 will probably be their last 12 months collectively as an act. Aaron Weiss and Co. don’t match simply... Read more