Ted Cruz, Bobby Jindal Ready to ‘Meet the Pastors’

Ted Cruz, Bobby Jindal Ready to ‘Meet the Pastors’

White House aspirants Ted Cruz and Bobby Jindal, both born-again Christians, will speak to about 200 Iowa pastors and their spouses next week, organizers told The Des Moines Register. And Jindal, the governor of Louisiana, will accompany evangelical conservative pastors from Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada on an all-expenses paid journey to Israel […]

“Little Boy” is a movie you must not miss! It has a stirring theme—the love of a young boy for his father—and a dramatic plot all the way around. Jakob Salvati is marvelous as Pepper Flynt Busbee, also known as “Little Boy.” The young boy has a close relationship with his father (excellently portrayed by […]

CPAC to Scott Walker: ‘Run, Scott, Run’

CPAC to Scott Walker: ‘Run, Scott, Run’

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Scott Walker on Thursday railed against Washington and told conservatives his experience taking on labor unions in Wisconsin has prepared him for the role of commander in chief. The Wisconsin governor, facing questions about his foreign policy inexperience, suggested his time fending off public-sector unions in his home state has given […]

Doug Stringer: The Pulpit Is Responsible

Doug Stringer: The Pulpit Is Responsible

It seems more and more that we are living in a land of paradoxes. While we are all the beneficiaries of sacrifices made for the foundations laid by which we enjoy the liberties and freedoms in our nation, many would disregard the very roots of those foundations.   We are witnessing the human inclination to […]

Restraints or Self-Restraint?: 50 Shades of Grey vs. Old Fashioned

Restraints or Self-Restraint?: 50 Shades of Grey vs. Old Fashioned

“I wanted to tell a love story that takes the idea of Godly romance seriously,” said Rik Swartzwelder, writer-director and lead actor.  “A story that, without apology, explores the possibility of a higher standard in relationships; yet, is also fully aware of just how fragile we all are and doesn’t seek to heap guilt upon […]

2015 Bible-Minded Cities

2015 Bible-Minded Cities

Hollywood has been betting big money that America still loves the Bible. From Noah to Exodus to the forthcoming Last Days in the Desert, a fictional look at Jesus’ temptation in the desert, Scripture has returned to the screen. But what is America’s relationship with the Bible? In the annual “Bible-Minded” cities report, Barna Group explores how Bible engagement plays […]

SPLC places Ben Carson on ‘Extremist’ Watch List

SPLC places Ben Carson on ‘Extremist’ Watch List

A potential presidential candidate, he’s now also getting noticed as an apparent “anti-gay” extremist. The Southern Poverty Law Center, which considers itself a civil rights advocacy group, recently placed the famed neurosurgeon on its “Extremist Watch List” — a list that mainly includes neo-Nazis and other white supremacists. Carson was included for allegedly being “anti-gay.” The […]

The Truth About My Headline-Making Trip to Israel

The Truth About My Headline-Making Trip to Israel

Truth matters. That’s why during the lunch hour at a northern Israeli kibbutz, I skipped a group event to set the record straight about the first few days of my headline-making trip in Israel. It seems that those vilifying it are misinformed. I’ve been traveling with people who represent many faiths, ethnicities, ages, and even have friends and […]

Congress Needs to Grow a Spine and Restore Checks and Balances

Congress Needs to Grow a Spine and Restore Checks and Balances

America has come to her kairos. Spiritually, we need a Gideon or Rahab the Harlot to stand. In 1607 Jamestown founder Robert Hunt began to set down America’s foundation with these words: “We do hereby Dedicate this Land, and ourselves, to reach the People within these shores with the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and to […]

First-ever move to elect 1,000 evangelical pastors

First-ever move to elect 1,000 evangelical pastors

Evangelical political leaders, eager to enlist an army of religious voters, are building a campaign to get 1,000 church pastors to run for office, believing that their campaigns would awaken 50 million Christian voters who never make it to the polls. Led by influential evangelical activist David Lane and his well-fundedAmerican Renewal Project, and newly […]