Angola prison ministry celebrates 20 yrs., new facility

Angola prison ministry celebrates 20 yrs., new facility

ANGOLA, La. (BP) — Celebrating a 20-year partnership that has changed lives and deployed “missionaries,” New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary/Leavell College has dedicated a new facility with expanded classroom and library space at the Louisiana State Penitentiary, Angola, La. The Aug. 27 dedication followed a graduation ceremony marking the program’s 278th graduate. “This has been […]

‘Political Pastors’-Men of Issachar

Politicians are not going to save America, Wall Street is not going to save America, if America is to be saved…,”    Sioux City – KMEG 14, FOX 44, News, Weather, Sports From coast to coast, conservative pastors are being called on to run for elective office. “Politicians are not going to save America, Wall […]

Defund the Shedding of Innocent Blood

Defund the Shedding of Innocent Blood

  “The LORD hates…hands that shed innocent blood.” PR 6:16-19 September 8th the next session of the U.S. Congress and the U.S. Senate will open. Legislation will be introduced to end tax payer funding of Planned Parenthood. Call the local office of your U.S. Congressman and your U.S. Senators and let them know you expect […]

What would Jesus do at Angola penitentiary?

What would Jesus do at Angola penitentiary?

New Orleans Seminary President Chuck celebrates 20 years of prison involvement The recent issue of The Atlantic featured a major piece titled “A Matter of Black Lives,” profiling the prison and the prisoners of the infamous institution of incarceration located outside Angola, Louisiana. Here is the description: There are more than 6,000 men currently imprisoned […]

Fall of Rome

Fall of Rome

THE FALL OF ROME was a culmination of several external and internal factors. GREAT WALL OF CHINA By 220AD, the Later Eastern Han Dynasty had extended sections of the Great Wall of China along its Mongolian border.   This resulted in the Northern Huns attacking west instead of east. This caused a domino effect of […]

Dying church revitalized, called ‘a Lazarus story’

Dying church revitalized, called ‘a Lazarus story’

EASLEY, S.C. (BP) — When its copier was repossessed, Powdersville First Baptist Church believed the end was near. The remaining members drew up papers turning the church’s property over to the next-door neighbors. Former members heard the news and started returning, praying for God’s direction. That was nine years ago. “It’s a Lazarus story,” Pastor […]

Refugees threaten Europe’s Christian roots, says Hungary’s Orban

Refugees threaten Europe’s Christian roots, says Hungary’s Orban

BERLIN (Reuters) – The influx of refugees into Europe threatens to undermine the continent’s Christian roots and governments must control their borders before they can decide how many asylum seekers they can take, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said. In an opinion piece for Germany’s Frankfurt Allgemeine Zeitung, Orban said the people of Europe were […]

First Prayer in Congress

First Prayer in Congress

The First Session of the Continental Congress opened the beginning of September in the year 1774 with prayer in Carpenter’s Hall, Philadelphia. Threatened by the most powerful monarch in the world, Britain’s King George III, America’s founding fathers heard Rev. Jacob Duche’ read Psalm 35, the Anglican Book of Common Prayer’s “Psalter” for that day […]

3 American heroes in Paris motivated by their Christian faith

3 American heroes in Paris motivated by their Christian faith

Attended California’s Freedom Christian School together, played military games In addition to their military training, what motivated the Americans on a Paris-bound train to leap up and overwhelm an armed terrorist last week? According to stories in The Sacramento Bee and The Gospel Herald (compiled here), these young men are grounded in the Christian faith. “They’re all […]