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Look to Scripture, not the Pope, for Gods View on Sexuality, Southern Baptist Leaders Say

Look to Scripture, not the Pope, for Gods View on Sexuality, Southern Baptist Leaders Say Leaders of the nations largest Protestant denomination on Wednesday said Scripture and not words from the pope determine what is true about marriage and sexuality.Their comments came the same day news broke about a new documentary, Francesco, in which Pope... Read more

Wikipedia censors traditional view of marriage

Wikipedia is restricting editors from expressing opposition to same-sex marriage on its platform a decision that comes months after co-founder Larry Sanger said the site's neutrality policy was "dead." Volunteers who write and edit Wikipedia's articles can no longer include on their profile page any "userbox" a badge expressing their beliefs that is against gay... Read more

How to View Sex as Holy, but Without Shame

Something Ive learned over the years is that, despite good intentions, most of our Christian parents didnt do the best job of talking to us about sex.Most of our parents talked to us about being sexually pure from a standpoint of avoiding consequences, rather than the goal being to bring glory to our holy God.Even... Read more

7 Ways Parents Can Negatively Shape Their Children’s View of God

A lack of affection can have a major impact on how kids view the Lord. Often, children grow up thinking God is aloof or even abrasive because of the lack of tenderness in their homes.Even if physical touch or words of affirmation dont come easy to you, work hard to implement these things as much... Read more

FMI offers local pastors a different view of Rohingya refugees – Mission Network News

Bangladesh (MNN) — In a newly-released video, two ex-soldiers from Myanmar confess to the mass killing and rape of Rohingya Muslims. Its the first time anyone from Myanmar’s military acknowledged a campaign of violence targeting this people group, CNN reports. Since 2012, armed attacks have forced between 800,000 and one million Rohingya refugees into neighboring... Read more

Candace Cameron Bure Says She’d Rather ‘Share Jesus with People’ Than Return to The View

Candace Cameron Bure Says She'd Rather 'Share Jesus with People' Than Return to The View Though the Emmy-winning show The View is looking to fill its fifth chair, former host Candace Cameron Bure said shed rather share Jesus with people than return to the popular show.Im very grateful for that time in my life, the... Read more

How Should Christians View the End of Life? – The Gospel Coalition

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Dr. Katie Butler: Hi, you’re listening to TGC Q&A, a podcast from The Gospel Coalition, and this is the Christians and Healthcare series during which we seek to answer your questions about issues... Read more

No, Science Cant Provide Morals: Why the New View (Still) Falls Short

We look to science for help now more than ever. If there’s a problem to solve, or a disagreement to settle, or a mystery to unravel, we’ve grown accustomed to consulting scientists first and trusting their expertise. Hardly anything is taken to be settled or even knowable until it receives the scientist’s imprimatur. But in... Read more

4 Reasons We Need a Biblical View of Humanity

Human Nature and the Gospel When we consider the view of personhood presented in Scripture, the question of whether we are mere brain machines or something more becomes a gospel question. In other words, the integrity of the gospel proclamation is undermined if we reject a biblical view of humanity, because, in large part, it... Read more

Barna says Next Gen Christians view missions differently – Mission Network News

USA (MNN) — You might support missions but question its ethics if youre under the age of 35, according to the latest study from Barna Research. A third of young adults describe Christian missions past as unethical; 42-percent point to colonialism as a cause for concern. TWRs Jon Fugler is a member of the Alliance... Read more

God Disguised as Michael Jordan (and My Evolving View of Sports)

That was God disguised as Michael Jordan. Larry Bird uttered those famous words after watching a young Jordan torch his team for 63 points in the 1986 playoffs. The quote has become part of Jordan lore, words that testify to his greatness. But when it was featured in The Last Dance, ESPNs blockbuster documentary series... Read more

Research: Simply 30% of People Have a Optimistic View of Evangelicals | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] The analysis company Barna has launched their new Model of Evangelicals report, and it finds that almost all People dont suppose very extremely of evangelicals. In actual fact, simply 30 p.c of adults within the nation have a optimistic view of evangelicals (H/T Christian Submit). The rationale for the unfavorable views? Politics.... Read more