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Life is a battlefield, but here is how you survive it

For most of us, it is a constant battle to overcome life’s storms and often times it’s a struggle to just stay in the boat.

April 05, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


Faith after the Resurrection

Last week, we celebrated the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Out of all the Sundays of the year, Easter is perhaps the busiest. Many churches are full. Attendance is at a record high.

April 04, 2016 | By Rev. Dr. Alvin Jackson Columnist | Faith


5 keys to staying strong when your friends are running from God

With almost any information in the world available at the stroke of a Google search, religious and philosophical schools of thought are more accessible than ever. Additionally, because our lives are becoming increasingly more public online, an individual's personal religious journey can also become more visible to family and friends.

April 04, 2016 | Alivia Whitaker FamilyShare | Faith


Her car plunged 40 feet off a bridge into water, and you won't believe how she survived

Morgan Lake was having a normal day. The sun was setting, and she was driving home on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. The 22-year-old communications student slowed her car down on the bridge because of a bridge toll.

April 04, 2016 | Jenna Koford FamilyShare | Faith


Trust in the Lord's faithfulness

For 10 years now, New Beginnings Community Church has been the key sponsor of the Easter Extravaganza held at the J.F. Gregory Park.

April 02, 2016 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Abundant life with Jesus involves risk

Near the end of last year, I began to have some serious pain in my knee. This was the knee that had already been "reconstructed" back in 1994 due to a torn ACL.

April 01, 2016 | By Pastor Brad Butler Pembroke First Baptist Church | Faith


How to bridge the gap between faith and finance

John Cortines and Greg Baumer couldn't help but laugh as they held their $100 bills in the air.

March 31, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


What life is like for Christians in Pakistan

Observers are questioning whether Pakistani leaders are doing enough to smooth sectarian tensions, after a suicide bombing targeting Christians celebrating Easter killed nearly 70 people in Lahore.

March 31, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Faith groups support immigration reform, but many believers remain anxious about the immigrants them

Majorities in all religious groups support immigration policy that provides a path to legal citizenship or residency, yet many of those same believers are more likely than other Americans to express anxiety about how immigrants affect American culture, according to a new report on immigration from Public Religion Research Institute.

March 30, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Sticking by God when you feel like He abandoned you

In times of trouble and sorrow, it’s easy to feel abandoned.

March 29, 2016 | Kent Larson FamilyShare | Faith


A lesson from 'Leaping Mountain'

Today's Scripture: Luke 4:28-30 (NIV) "All the people in the synagogue were furious when they heard this.29 They got up, drove him out of the town, and took him to the brow of the hill on which the town was built, in order to throw him off the cliff.30 But he walked right through the crowd and went on his way."

March 28, 2016 | By Pastor Katrina Deason Columnist | Faith


The strengths and stresses of small churches

One of the United Kingdom's smallest faith groups will hold its last regular Sunday worship service this weekend, after deciding that organizing weekly meetings required too many resources.

March 28, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Why Mormon voters are in the GOP spotlight

Donald Trump doesn't seem to have many Mormon fans. The Republican frontrunner was handily beaten by Ted Cruz in Tuesday's Utah caucus, receiving only 14 percent of votes and zero delegates.

March 28, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


In heaven, will a blind man see? How Christians with disabilities imagine resurrection

Eric Pridmore might not be blind in heaven.

March 28, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Connecting to the Resurrection

Easter always comes in the spring, which is a time when things that at least appear dead come alive.

March 26, 2016 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


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11 Jewish congregations selected for "Scientists in Synagogues" initiative

Eleven synagogues from across the U.S. and Canada have been selected to take part in a new program aimed at better integrating scientific study ...

May 25, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Sitting on this bench will change your perspective

Children naturally look for ways to help others and a buddy bench is the perfect way for them to do some good for their peers.

May 24, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


Where is God?

Knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts,

May 23, 2016 | By Bishop Kevin L. Betton Sr. Columnist | Faith


11 people share how they talk about faith in public

Nearly 1 in 4 Christians avoid discussing their faith when they meet people who might disagree with them, according to a recent Pew Research Center ...

May 22, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Will your name be called?

This past week, I went to a school's Honor's Day recognition program.

May 21, 2016 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Going to church could help people live longer

Fitting a worship service into your weekly schedule could extend your life, according to a new study on church attendance and mortality published this week ...

May 20, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


How to make your life count

Recently, I read "Why They Stay." The book discusses reasons that young people give for their continuing to be involved in church life.

May 20, 2016 | By Pastor Brad Butler Pembroke First Baptist Church | Faith


How to make your life count

Recently, I read "Why They Stay." The book discusses reasons that young people give for their continuing to be involved in church life.

May 20, 2016 | By Pastor Brad Butler Pembroke First Baptist Church | Faith


Give yourself over to God

Loving God with all our being needs to be one's feeling and desire toward God.

May 19, 2016 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Fulfilling a promise he made in the second grade had his grandparents in tears

Stefun Darts was an ambitious second-grader when he made the promise to pay off his grandparents’ mortgage so they would no longer have to work ...

May 19, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


What's lost when people stop talking about faith in public?

Kimmy Ertel-Waterman was shy growing up, but she embraced life as a Christian missionary in Romania, seeking out opportunities to share her faith with strangers ...

May 19, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Listen to what a teen with autism said when he finally got a voice

The world is a beautiful place with beautiful experiences to offer. Each person will experience life differently because of the unique set of weaknesses, trials ...

May 19, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


Supreme Court sends birth control mandate challenge back to lower courts

The government gets to provide contraceptive coverage to employees of religious nonprofits. Those religious objectors won't face heavy fines for refusing to provide coverage ...

May 18, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


5 simple ways to become more like Jesus

"What would Jesus do?" This question has been asked for centuries. Mothers have used it on their children, preachers have used it in sermons and ...

May 17, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


Why what others think doesn’t matter

If you are anything like me, when someone compliments you and praises your accomplishments, it puts a huge smile on your face and makes your ...

May 17, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


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