Carman Issues Call for Evangelism After Passing of Billy Graham

Billy’s Graham’s mission in life was to bring millions around the globe closer to Christ, a goal many agree he faithfully accomplished. Since his death on Feb. 21st, many in the evangelical community have been stirred to carry the torch of Graham’s legacy. “WITH BILLY GRAHAM GONE, THE CALL IS URGENT AND MY SPIRIT IS ON FIRE,” popular Christian musician Carman Licciardello, known to fans simply as Carman, wrote in a post on Facebook. “The passing of Billy Graham has caused me to look across the global landscape of ministries on TV and the internet and see that it’s...

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New Book: ‘The Faith of Donald J. Trump’

The book has a straightforward title: “The Faith of Donald J. Trump,” just published by Broadside Books, the conservative imprint of Harper Collins Publishers. Authors David Brody and Scott Lamb also are straightforward and unapologetic about their intent to chronicle the spiritual voyage of the 45th president, which appears to be both authentic and distinctive — somewhat like Mr. Trump himself, who was candid about the presidency. “I would say the office is so powerful that you need God even more,” Mr. Trump told the authors — volunteering that he remains “a Sunday church person” and providing them with a 1959 black-and-white photo of his Confirmation class at a Presbyterian church...

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Dr. Billy Graham Honored

Dr. Billy Graham will “Lie in Honor in U.S. Capitol Rotunda” on Wednesday, February 28, and Thursday, March 1. Former President Barack Obama found himself in hot water with his progressive constituency last week by a tweet honoring the late Reverend Billy Graham. Headline: “Obama faces progressive backlash for tweet honoring the late Rev. Billy Graham,” the Washington Times headlined. Retweeting Obama, Christian Carter appeared to think that the former president was swimming against the tide: “Wasn’t really feeling the love and guidance… He may have done well by many people, but the man also hurt countless individuals in...

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Pulpits and politics: The American Renewal Project 2018

KANSAS CITY – “What role should pastors have in the political spectrum?” This question formed the basis for the Missouri Renewal Project Conference held in Kansas City on December 7-8. The event included special guest speakers such as Missouri Attorney General (AG) Josh Hawley, social critic Os Guinness, and numerous other pastors, political pundits, and historians. Training was also offered for Christian leaders considering running for public office. The conference was geared to encourage pastors to boldly address all moral and social issues with their congregants. The overarching call for much of the conference was to spur the broader...

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Darkest Hour

A thrilling and inspiring true story begins at the precipice of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Academy Award nominee Gary Oldman) must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or standing firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a nation. As the unstoppable Nazi forces roll across Western Europe and the threat of invasion is imminent, and with an unprepared public, a skeptical King, and his own party plotting against him, Churchill must withstand his darkest...

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