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Life Legal alleges pro-life activist beaten by church security

By   /  June 5, 2017  /  Church, Featured, Law, Persecution, Pro-life  /  No Comments

NAPA, Calif. (WordNews.org) June 5, 2017 – A pro-life activist was beaten in a church parking lot here when distributing leaflets on behalf of a anti-abortion congressional candidate, Life Legal Defense Foundation alleges in a news release. Jeff White, founder of Survivors of the Abortion Holocaust, a national faith-based organization, was allegedly surrounded by church […]

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Indiana bill protecting public school students’ religious activities heads to governor

By   /  April 26, 2017  /  Education, Featured, Law, Politics  /  No Comments

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WordNews.org) – The Indiana Senate and House has sent a bill to Gov. Eric Holcomb aimed at protecting students in public schools from discrimination when they are praying or engaging in religious activities before, during and after school. HB 2014, sponsored by Rep. John Bartlett, protects the First Amendment rights of students to free speech […]

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Sight & Sound’s ‘Jonah’ to hit the big screen

By   /  April 25, 2017  /  Entertainment, Featured, Movies  /  No Comments

LANCASTER, Pa. (WordNews.org) April 25, 2017 – If you’ve heard about Sight & Sound Theatres’ larger than life performances of Biblical stories but haven’t made your way to the Lancaster, Pa., theater, now you don’t have to. “Jonah: On Stage!” may be coming to a  theater near you. The hit musical will be featured on […]

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Trump winning praise from ministries for rescinding Obama’s transgender directive

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Featured, Law, Politics  /  No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WordNews.org) Feb. 23, 2017 – President Donald Trump revoked former President Barack Obama’s directive that sought to a impose sweeping guidelines to all states, allowing students to use bathrooms, locker rooms and sleeping quarters on overnight trips according to their “gender identity” rather than their biological sex. The directive had Christians and others […]

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Tyndale and Institute for Bible Reading team up … because ‘Bible reading is in trouble’

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Books, Entertainment, Featured  /  No Comments

CAROL STREAM, Ill. (WordNews.org) Feb. 23, 2017  – Coming this fall: A major campaign from an alliance formed by Tyndale House Publishers and the Institute for Bible Reading to introduce new Bible reading practices to the church. The institute points to studies showing that in one generation, the number of occasional Bible readers fell by […]

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No ‘choice’ in NY, Ill., Calif. when it comes to pro-life message, ministry says

By   /  February 21, 2017  /  Featured, Pro-life  /  No Comments

NEW YORK (WordNews.org) Feb. 21, 2017  – Following the recent death of Norma McCorvey, “Jane Roe” in the landmark Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case that legalized abortion nationally, The Children First Foundation is highlighting the need for states to allow residents to have the choice to have “Choose Life” on their license plates. Elizabeth Rex, […]

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Remembering prolife convert Norma McCorvey, “Roe” in Roe v. Wade

By   /  February 19, 2017  /  Church, Featured, Law, Politics, Pro-life  /  No Comments

WACO, Texas (WordNews) Feb. 19, 2017 – Norma McCorvey, Jane Roe in the 1973 landmark Roe v. Wade case that made abortion legal nationally, died yesterday at the age of 69. McCorvey had become a Christian and an outspoken opponent of abortion in her later years. Yesterday, both sides remembered her. Not long after her […]

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What to pay the pastor? Take the survey

By   /  February 9, 2017  /  Books, Church, Entertainment, Featured, Polls, Products  /  No Comments

CAROL STREAM, Ill. (WordNews.org) Feb. 9, 2017 – It can be a sometimes thorny issue: What do you pay the pastor? Richard Hammer, author of the 2017 Church & Clergy Tax Guide, says compensation planning for ministers presents a number of unique tax issues that aren’t understood well by church leaders and their advisers. He […]

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