Although it is not a week that is widely recognized like others are, National Bible Week is gaining in popularity.
ATLANTA - The father of Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered as a prominent Atlanta preacher and civil rights leader. But as a young man from a poor sharecropping family in rural Georgia, he is said to have walked north to Atlanta barefoot so he didn't wear out his only pair of shoes.
In "Help, I'm Lost," I retell a shared account. A new resident attended church where the sermon emphasis was a social issue. At the conclusion, the preacher asked, "Are you saved?" The lady was in a quandary. She didn't hear anything about salvation until this question.
It's community fellowship time. Each year on the Sunday before Thanksgiving, members of faith from Liberty County and Fort Stewart come together for the much-anticipated Mayor's Thanksgiving Service. The event is at 6 p.m. today at the Full Gospel Tabernacle Church of God in Christ, 809 Veterans Parkway in Hinesville.
It is confusing for many, but it should be clearer to all of us how we see the events of our lives.
Today, as we remember our veterans, I am reminded that Jesus once taught, "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends" (John 15:13).
They fight to protect our country, and today, we give them a special salute.
ATLANTA - Dozens of Georgia's religious leaders are embracing a new movement to challenge a decades-old tax law that prohibits preaching about politics from the pulpit.
The mind is where the attack starts.
JACKSON, Miss. - Southern Baptist Convention President Fred Luter said Wednesday that he wants more diversity in the 16-million-member organization.
On Nov. 9-11, members of Tabernacle of Prayer for all People in Hinesville will show their pastors, Charles and Nancy Kornegay, how much they love and appreciate them.
As Paul wrote, by the Holy Spirit, in Romans 1:16, "I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes: First for the Jews, then for the Gentiles. In everything God created, He is revealed in it."
Local minister and author Dr. Richard Wright has a new book with a catchy title and a serious message.
ATLANTA- Having denounced evolution as a lie "straight from the pit of hell," Republican Rep. Paul Broun has won himself a new political opponent: Charles Darwin.
"Now there is at Jerusalem by the sheep market a pool, which is called in the Hebrew tongue Bethesda, having five porches. In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the moving of the water. For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water: whosoever then first after the troubling of the water stepped in was made whole of whatsoever disease he had. And a certain man was there, which had an infirmity thirty and eight years. When Jesus saw him lie, and knew that he ...
In the New Testament, we read of the rich man and Lazarus (Luke 16). The rich man told of his pain, he knew Lazarus, he ...
In churches across the country last weekend, religious leaders blessed furry friends alongside people of faith.
Child sex trafficking is a gritty topic, but it's also a lucrative crime impacting more than 2 million children.
A monument of the Ten Commandments was removed from the Oklahoma Capitol grounds Monday night, after judges ruled that the statue violated state and federal ...
Americans' search for the divine is alive and well, although it looks different than it has in the past, according to Diana Butler Bass, a ...
"Awake to righteousness and do not sin, for some do not have the knowledge of God." - 1 Corinthians 15:34
Your religion could help you earn money for college, depending on which religious group you associate with.
In his speech to world leaders at the U.N. last week, Pope Francis made his boldest claim yet about the environment, detailing the earth ...
Through personal experience I have learned that, for the most part, you get what you pay for.
My son is coming to visit this weekend! We talk often, but we live almost four hours apart. When we visit him, or he visits ...
Being a minister of the Gospel of Christ, I have been present when people died.
Pope Francis counseled bishops during his recent tour of the United States to "not pick fights that would turn more people off than they would ...
Mariah Idrissi was skeptical at first about becoming a model for H&M’s latest ad campaign.
A rare 3,000-year-old seal from the times of King David and Solomon has been discovered by a 10-year-old Russian volunteer as a part of ...