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‘A Natural Fit’: Sony’s Affirm Buys Faith-Based Streaming Service Pure Flix

'A Natural Fit': Sony's Affirm Buys Faith-Based Streaming Service Pure Flix One of Americas largest movie studios is buying a leading faith-based streaming service. Sony Pictures the same studio behind Overcomer and Risen announced on Nov. 12 its subsidiary, Affirm Entertainment, is purchasing the faith-based streaming service Pure Flix.The acquisition could be a boost for Christian... Read more

The FAQs: SCOTUS Hears Argument on Faith-Based Foster Care and Adoption

What just happened? On Wednesday the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Sharonell Fulton, et al. v. City of Philadelphia, an important religious-liberty case involving faith-based foster care and adoption providers. What is the case about? The plaintiffs in this case, Sharonell Fulton and Toni Simms-Busch, are Catholic women who have extensive experience in... Read more

DeVon Franklin Hosts Faith-Based Event, Encourages Christians to Vote for Joe Biden

DeVon Franklin Hosts Faith-Based Event, Encourages Christians to Vote for Joe Biden On Sunday, Christian TV and film producer DeVon Franklin and his wife, actress Meagan Good, hosted a virtual faith-based event in their endorsement of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.According to The Christian Post, the GOTV L!VE: A Soul of the Nation Gospel Concert... Read more

Faith-Based film, I Still Believe, Nominated for 2 Peoples Choice Awards: ‘We Are So Pumped’

Faith-Based film, I Still Believe, Nominated for 2 Peoples Choice Awards: 'We Are So Pumped' A prominent faith-based film from 2020 has received two nominations in a major mainstream awards ceremony.I Still Believe, which released in theaters in March, was nominated Oct. 1 in two categories for the Peoples Choice Awards: top Drama Movie of 2020... Read more

Religious illiteracy and ‘faith phobia’ have weakened Government’s relationship with faith-based charities – report

(Photo: Unsplash/Joel Muniz)A report from Danny Kruger MP has called on the Government to pursue a "new deal with faith communities" that embraces their religious values instead of disregarding them. The Conservative MP for Devizes, who is also a Christian, makes the call in his report, "Levelling up our communities: proposals for a new social... Read more

In Iowa, Hard-Hit Churches and Faith-Based Organizations Rally to Help Out in Wake of Derecho

In Iowa, Hard-Hit Churches and Faith-Based Organizations Rally to Help Out in Wake of Derecho (RNS) Pam Schulz has never seen anything like it.Just about every home in the Cedar Rapids area has been impacted by the storms that swept across the Midwest last week with hurricane-force winds, according to Schulz, the executive director of... Read more

Faith-based ‘violence interrupters’ stop gang shootings with promise of redemption for at-risk youth not threats of jail

(Photo: Unsplash/Jose Alonso) And the body count keeps rising. Columbus, Ohio, where I teach and study violence prevention, had 13 homicides in the first 26 days of July, according to police data  46% higher than July 2019. Many shooting victims are from the same Black neighborhoods in cities that have borne the burden of American... Read more

Ivanka Trump Volunteers at Faith-Based Organization Distributing Food to Those in Need

Ivanka Trump Volunteers at Faith-Based Organization Distributing Food to Those in Need Ivanka Trump said she had a great day volunteering at the faith-based DC Dream Center, helping to pass out food to communities and families impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.Great day volunteering at the local DC Dream Center and distributing Farmers to... Read more

Kurt Warner’s Underdog Story to Be a Faith-Based Film: It’s ‘Jerry Maguire Meets Rocky’

Kurt Warner's Underdog Story to Be a Faith-Based Film: It's 'Jerry Maguire Meets Rocky' The against-all-odds story of former NFL quarterback Kurt Warner will soon be a faith-based movie.American Underdog: The Kurt Warner Story will be directed by Jon and Andrew Erwin and released by Lionsgate. Kingdom Story Company is making it. A release... Read more

Hard Times & Healthcare: Is There a Reliable Faith-Based Option?

Hard Times & Healthcare: Is There a Reliable Faith-Based Option? These times aren't easy. While many continue to lose jobs and employer-based healthcare during the ongoing pandemic, the need for affordable and accessible healthcare has never been greater. How can you maintain your access to healthcare when you or someone in your family... Read more

Trump Signs Order Strengthening State, Faith-Based Organization Partnerships in Foster Care

Trump Signs Order Strengthening State, Faith-Based Organization Partnerships in Foster Care The Trump administration issued an executive order Wednesday that seeks to improve the foster care system with several strategies, including increased oversight and an improved partnership between state agencies and faith-based organizations.More than 400,000 children are in foster care nationwide, with 124,000-plus... Read more

Trump DOJ to Court: Faith-Based Adoption Agencies Can Refuse Same-Sex Couples

Trump DOJ to Court: Faith-Based Adoption Agencies Can Refuse Same-Sex Couples The Trump Department of Justice has sided with a Catholic foster care agency in a major religious liberty case that could resolve the conflict between governments and faith-based adoption agencies that wont place children in same-sex homes due to religious beliefs.The case... Read more

A Hidden Life Is a Faith-Based Masterpiece

The title of Terrence MalicksA Hidden Lifecomes from a line in George EliotsMiddlemarch: The growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistoric acts; and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who lived faithfully a hidden life, and rest... Read more

A Hidden Life Is a Religion-Primarily based Masterpiece

[ad_1] The title of Terrence MalicksA Hidden Lifecomes from a line in George EliotsMiddlemarch: The rising good of the world is partly depending on unhistoric acts; and that issues should not so in poor health with you and me as they could have been, is half owing to the quantity who lived faithfully a hidden... Read more

The FAQs: Prosperity Preacher to Head White Home Religion-Based mostly Initiative

[ad_1] What simply occurred? Final week the Trump administration introduced that televangelist and prosperity gospel preacher Paula White had been chosen to move up the White Homes Religion and Alternative Initiative. White, who is alleged to be President Trumps non secular adviser and private pastor, will work within the Workplace of Public Liaison, and with... Read more