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John Ortberg resigns after investigations into his handling of son’s volunteer work with children

John OrtbergJohn Ortberg has resigned from Menlo Church following investigations into his decision to allow his son to work with children despite admitting he was attracted to minors. He was asked to tender his resignation by the California church's board of elders and agreed to do so last week.  "In recent days and after a... Read more

Biden Seeks to Win Senior Vote in New Ad Criticizing Trump’s Handling of COVID-19

Biden Seeks to Win Senior Vote in New Ad Criticizing Trump's Handling of COVID-19 A new ad blitz will be published by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Bidens campaign this week, aiming to win over the senior demographic by criticizing President Trumps treatment of the coronavirus pandemic.Fox News reports that former Vice President... Read more

Church investigating Archbishop’s handling of abuse complaints

The Church of England is investigating the Archbishop of Canterbury's handling of allegations of abuse by the late John Smyth QC. Smyth died in 2018, shortly after a Channel 4 News expos into the sadistic abuse of young men groomed at Iwerne Camps, run by the trust he chaired, in the 1970s. Archbishop Justin Welby worked... Read more

As Adoption Ages: How Parents Are Handling Teen Challenges

When Vanita Thomas met her future husband, Peter, for the first time, she asked if he would be interested in adopting a child with her. It wasnt a premature questiontheir marriage was arranged, and their first meeting was meant to see if they were compatible. Potential future children were important to discuss. But it was... Read more

Handling Difficult Circumstances | Devotional by Charles Stanley

More than that, I count all things to be loss in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and count them but rubbish so that I may gain Christ, and may be found in Him, not having a righteousness of my... Read more

Handling Todays Challenges | Devotional by Gail Rodgers

Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is Gods will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Today will come with its challenges. That is simply part of life. Some days have more challenges than others but each day we find opportunities to grow forward in our faith or... Read more