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8 Lessons from a Friend Whose Life (and Death) Preached Christ

Every Wednesday night at 9:00 p.m., nine college guys, ranging from 18 to 25 years old, would amble into an urban Louisville garage.We called ourselves the band of brothers. These meetings started several months earlier when we were crammed into a 15-passenger van on a church trip. We began confessing how we wish we could... Read more

Parents: To Join Social Media Is To Witness Death – Tim Challies

Social media was still in its infancy when it showed me a death for the first time. All these years later the details remain vivid in my mind. A colleague said, Tim, check this out. He turned his screen toward me to show a blindfolded man kneeling before his captors. They spoke a few words... Read more

7 Lessons from a Friend Whose Life (and Death) Preached Christ

Every Wednesday night at 9:00 p.m., nine college guys, ranging from 18 to 25 years old, would amble into an urban Louisville garage.We called ourselves the band of brothers. These meetings started several months earlier when we were crammed into a 15-passenger van on a church trip. We began confessing how we wish we could... Read more

Faith Leaders Decry Trump Administration’s Renewed Use of Death Penalty

Faith Leaders Decry Trump Administration's Renewed Use of Death Penalty WASHINGTON (RNS) Faith leaders are speaking out against the federal governments decision to begin executing federal prisoners, decrying the Trump administrations decision to end a nearly two-decade-long moratorium on the federal death penalty.The outcry comes as the U.S. Department of Justice carried out... Read more

Podcast: How Confronting Death Helps Us Live (Matthew McCullough)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Thinking about Mortality In this episode, Matt McCullough, author of Remember Death: The Surprising Path to Living Hope, discusses how thinking and being really honest about the reality of death can paradoxically free us to find hope and joy in God like never before. He... Read more

TGC Podcast: Discussing Death: A Pathway to Deeper Hope

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Matthew McCullough: So the title of today’s session is Remember Death: The Surprising Path to Living Hope, which is the title of a book that I wrote and was published, I guess it... Read more

Pro-life MP receives death threat after voting against abortion clinic buffer zones

Dr Lisa Cameron with flowers from SPUC after a death threat was directed towards an elderly relative following her pro-life vote in the House of Commons.(Photo: SPUC)SNP MP Dr Lisa Cameron says an elderly relative has received a death threat after she voted against a Bill to criminalise prayer vigils outside abortion clinics.  The Bill passed by... Read more

Christian Mother of Four in India was Persecuted before Her Death

Christian Mother of Four in India was Persecuted before Her Death NEW DELHI, July 7, 2020 (Morning Star News) Tribal Hindus persecuted a widowed, Christian mother of four before her body was found severely mutilated in the wilderness near her village in Chhattisgarh, India, sources said.The body of 40-year-old Bajjo Bai Mandavi was... Read more

Death of Megachurch Pastor Darrin Patrick Officially Ruled a Suicide

Death of Megachurch Pastor Darrin Patrick Officially Ruled a Suicide (RNS) Megachurch pastor Darrin Patricks cause of death has officially been ruled a suicide, according to the Franklin County Sheriffs Department.Patrick died May 7 in Pacific, Missouri, just outside of St. Louis. The cause of death was a gunshot wound and the medical examiner... Read more

Pastor Darrin Patrick’s death officially ruled a suicide

Darrin PatrickThe death of a pastor from a gunshot wound in May has officially been ruled a suicide.  Pastor Darrin Patrick, 49, was founder of The Journey megachurch in Missouri and was serving as a teaching pastor at the Seacoast Church in South Carolina at the time of his death.  He died on 7 May... Read more

Fathers Day After My Fathers Death

This will be my eighth Fathers Day as a dad. This year, Ill still get something from the kids (fingers crossed!) and hopefully sneak in a round of golf. Until two years ago, this special day meant the usualcall Dad, send a gift, receive a gift, and generally do what I want. Unfortunately, this year,... Read more

It’s ‘Literally a Life and Death Election,’ Planned Parenthood Says in Biden Endorsement Video

It's 'Literally a Life and Death Election,' Planned Parenthood Says in Biden Endorsement Video Planned Parenthood officially endorsed Joe Biden for president on Monday, saying women who need safe and legal abortion[s] cannot afford four more years of President Trump.The endorsement was made in a two-minute video by Planned Parenthood Action Fund featuring... Read more

4 Lessons from My Year of Death (Not 2020)

Two hundred. It was actually more, but thats a good round number to go with for the purpose of this article. Its the number of hours I sat on airplanes, buses, and vans for family funerals in 2019. I was at a conference in Thailand in January 2019 when I learned that my beloved grandmother... Read more

Christian Boy, 16, Stabbed and Stoned to Death for His Faith in Eastern India

Christian Boy, 16, Stabbed and Stoned to Death for His Faith in Eastern India NEW DELHI, June 11, 2020 (Morning Star News) Incited by Hindu extremists, followers of traditional tribal religion in eastern India last week stabbed and stoned a 16-year-old Christian boy to death for his faith, sources said.The mutilated body of... Read more

Louisville Police’s ‘Virtually Blank’ Incident Report of Breonna Taylor’s Death Has Justice Advocates Seething | RELEVANT Magazine

The white men who killed George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery have been charged under unprecedented public pressure from a global movement for justice and equality, but the men who shot and killed Breonna Taylor are still free. Nearly three months after the 26-year-old nurse was shot and killed in her own apartment during an... Read more

Mike Pence meets black faith leaders after George Floyd death

Vice President Mike Pence speaking alongside Bishop Harry Jackson of Maryland's mostly black Hope Christian Church in Beltsville.(Photo: YouTube)The church is a good place to start a conversation about healing the racial rift in America, US Vice President Mike Pence has said.Pence met black community and faith leaders for a listening session at a Maryland... Read more

Tennessee Police Officer Prays with Protestor during Rally following the Death of George Floyd

Tennessee Police Officer Prays with Protestor during Rally following the Death of George Floyd A Nashville police officer prayed with a protester Saturday during a peaceful demonstration.According to CBN News, Officer Garren Hoskins was working at the protest when he heard a man preaching."As he talked, I kind of talked back with him... Read more

Racism is a UK Church problem too, says bishop after George Floyd death

Civil rights attorney Ben Crump and George Floyd's son, Quincy Mason Floyd, react as they visit the site where he was taken into police custody, in Minneapolis, June 3, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson(Photo: Reuters)The UK Church is being urged to take a fresh look at racism in its midst after the death of George Floyd at... Read more

The Unborn Baby ‘Bleeds to Death’ Judge Criticizes Court for Upholding Abortion Procedure

The Unborn Baby 'Bleeds to Death' Judge Criticizes Court for Upholding Abortion Procedure The U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Tuesday overturned Kentuckys ban on a common second-term abortion procedure, although the judges differed greatly in how they described it.The appeals court, in a 2-1 ruling, affirmed a lower court decision that found... Read more

‘Racism is an affront to God’ – Church leaders lament death of George Floyd

(Photo: Reuters)Church leaders have condemned racism as riots continue to rage across the US following the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died last week in Minnesota while being detained by a white police officer. In a joint statement, the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, and the Archbishop of York, John Sentamu, said... Read more

Franklin Graham Urges the Church to Pray amid Violent Protests following the Death of George Floyd

Franklin Graham Urges the Church to Pray amid Violent Protests following the Death of George Floyd As violent protests ensue over the death of George Floyd, Evangelist Franklin Graham is calling for the church to pray.Graham, who serves as president and CEO of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association  (BGEA) and heads up humanitarian... Read more

Protests erupt in major U.S. cities in the wake of George Floyd’s death – Mission Network News

United States (MNN) The death of George Floyd in the custody of Minnesota police has boiled over into protests across the country, followed by riots. Christians in the United States often pray for those in other countries who face daily discrimination. But many African Americans regularly face discrimination as well, and anger from this discrimination... Read more

The COVID-19 Death Toll Has Crossed 100,000 in the U.S. | RELEVANT Magazine

The United States passed a grim milestone on Wednesday, with the COVID-19 death toll passing into six figures and no real end in sight. So far, the U.S. has far and away the highest COVID-19 death toll in the world nearly a third of the global death toll. The number is so big that... Read more

Christians Respond to the Tragic Death of George Floyd

Christians Respond to the Tragic Death of George Floyd Christian leaders and well-known Christian celebrities are expressing sadness and calls for justice after the death of an unarmed black man in Minneapolis.In an Instagram post, actress and author Candace Cameron Bure wrote that her heart was wrecked.Most of you come to my page... Read more

Christian leaders call for justice after death of George Floyd

George Floyd(Photo: Facebook)In the bystander video that has been watched by millions around the world, George Floyd, a 46-year-old African American man, begged for his life and cried for his mother before he visibly stopped breathing with the knee of a white Minneapolis police officer still pinned to his neck on Monday.The video (warning: shocking... Read more

Bishops receive death threats over Dominic Cummings criticism

Top aide Dominic Cummings(Photo: Reuters)Bishops in the Church of England have reported receiving death threats after they spoke out against government aide Dominic Cummings. The Prime Minister has come under pressure to fire Cummings over reports that he broke lockdown rules by travelling to Durham. The Bishop of Worcester, the Rt Rev John Inge, was among several... Read more

Coronavirus: ‘Miracle’ mother cheats death after 77 days in ICU, testifies ‘Power of God through prayers’

Lee and medical staff at Charite hospitalA woman who made a miraculous recovery from COVID-19 after teetering on the brink of death for months in ICU thanks God and church parishioners, saying her recovery was by the power of God through their prayers.Jayoung Lee, 38, was finally wheeled to a rehabilitation center on Monday after... Read more

The Husband of Lori Klausutis Has Asked Twitter to Remove Trump’s Tweets About Her Death | RELEVANT Magazine

In 2001, a 28-year-old woman named Lori Klausutis died in a tragic accident, hitting her head on a desk while working for then-U.S. Rep. Joe Scarborough. Since then, her death has fueled baseless conspiracy theories on the most noxious corners of the internet, and no amount of debunking ever seems to satisfy the legions... Read more