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Why Conservatism Inc. Complained When Ann Coulter Called Out Christian Cowards

In 1980s film Repo Man , Emilio Estevez's protagonist Otto Maddox asks his pot smoking parents for a promised $1,000.


Related Topix: Action Movies, Repo Man, Comedy Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Emilio Estevez, 9, Immigration Reform, Religion

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Christianity Today

Major Missions Agency Picks 'Radical' New PresidentMegachurch pastor...

Platt has pastored the 4,500-member Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham, Alabama, since 2006, and has called Christians to a movement of radical obedience and discipleship through his ministry Radical and bestselling books Radical and Follow Me .


Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, Religion

Florida Baptist Witness

David Platt elected new IMB president

David Platt has served as pastor of The Church at Brook Hills since 2006. He has authored several books, including Radical - Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream , Radical Together - Unleashing the People of God for the Purpose of God and Follow Me: A Call to Die, A Call to Live .


Related Topix: Religion, Birmingham, AL

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Not the Social Gospel

The Care Effect ministries of First Baptist New Orleans are a product of and a manifestation of the gospel of Jesus Christ.


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Religion

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Religion Dispatched

The EPA and Evangelical (Anti)Environmentalism

So began the prayer of Joel Watts of the West Virginia Coal Forum at a July 30 rally in Pittsburgh.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, Alabama, Alabama Government, Religion

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Campus Bread

With Child Refugees, Who Are Members of Congress Listening To?

Legislation passed Friday, August 8, in the House of Representatives revises a 2008 anti-trafficking law.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Service, MS, Methodist, Religion, Orthodox Church

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Southern Baptists encourage marrying younger, avoiding sexual sin

Southern Baptists encourage marrying younger, avoiding sexual sin The denomination has always believed that marriage is fundamental to a just, healthy and happy society.


Related Topix: Religion

Florida Baptist Witness

Missionary, Mohler are testaments to ripple effects of mission camps

How does one judge the value of Florida Baptist mission camps? Is it through the number of those in attendance; the number of professions of faith at the camp; or the number of lives dedicated to Christian ministry? Or is it best measured by those former campers who are serving faithfully in Christian ministry, touching souls for the Kingdom ... (more)


Related Topix: Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Religion

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Religion News Service

Mark Driscolla s books pulled from the Southern Baptist Conventiona s LifeWay stores

The nation's second largest Christian book retailer has pulled megachurch pastor Mark Driscoll's books from its website and 186 stores.


Related Topix: Christian Music, RNS, Religion, Downtown (Seattle, WA), First Hill (Seattle, WA), University Village (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

Florida Baptist Witness

Panhandle music minister Buddy Mullins inducted into Gospel Hall

Buddy Mullins, minister of music at Chapel at Crosspoint in Santa Rosa Beach, was recently inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame as a former member of the Gaither Vocal Band.


Related Topix: Santa Rosa Beach, FL, The Gaither Vocal Band, Gospel, Gaither Vocal Band, Religion

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Forsyth County News

Forsyth man named to FEMA council

Fritz Wilson, executive director of Southern Baptist Disaster Relief, will meet with the council's other members several times a year to discuss current disasters and needed relief, as well as emergency preparedness.


Related Topix: FEMA, US News, Religion

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

On a mission..

Top row: Tyler Hamlett, Rich Lichtenberg, Hunter Jaco, Jason Logsdon, Jaret Logsdon, Adam Harper and Hayden Jaco.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Religion