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Just be cool with it these days

During this holiday season, we should be experiencing the joys of our families and the many blessings God has bestowed upon us.

December 04, 2012 | Pastor Richard Hayes Guest columnist | Faith

Rivera has his church far away from home

We can safely say Hinesville is quite a distance from Camuy, Puerto Rico.

December 03, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

At public meetings nationwide, fights over prayer drag on

WASHINGTON - It happens every week at meetings in towns, counties and cities nationwide. A lawmaker or religious leader leads a prayer before officials begin the business of zoning changes, contract approvals and trash pickup.

November 28, 2012 | Jessica Gresko The Associated Press | Faith

In everything give thanks

A few days ago, this nation paused for a moment to give thanks.

November 27, 2012 | Dr. Alvin Jackson Guest columnist | Faith

Finding a favorite version of the Bible

Although it is not a week that is widely recognized like others are, National Bible Week is gaining in popularity.

November 26, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

New center to exemplify social legacy of Martin Luther King Sr.

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.

November 21, 2012 | Michael Biesecker The Associated Press | Faith

Are we really making disciples?

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.

November 20, 2012 | The Rev. Dr. Richard M. Wright Guest columnist | Faith

Annual Mayor’s Thanksgiving Service set

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.

November 19, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

The cure for our spiritual blindness is there for the asking

It is confusing for many, but it should be clearer to all of us how we see the events of our lives.

November 13, 2012 | John Scherer Columnist | Faith

A grateful nation says thanks

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).

November 12, 2012 | Rev. Kathleen Ayala Guest columnist | Faith

Honor of veterans comes in many forms

They fight to protect our country, and today, we give them a special salute.

November 12, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

Ga. churches challenge IRS rules on politics

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.

November 06, 2012 | The Associated Press | Faith

Stop Satan from destroying

The mind is where the attack starts.

November 06, 2012 | Pastor Kendall J. Paige Guest columnist | Faith

Baptist leader Luter wants more diversity in convention

JACKSON, Miss. - Southern Baptist Convention President Fred Luter said Wednesday that he wants more diversity in the 16-million-member organization.

November 05, 2012 | Holbrook Mohr The Associated Press | Faith

Two deserving pastors honored

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.

November 05, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

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Who counts as an evangelical Christian?

Since the late 1970s, evangelical Christians have been major players in national politics and hot-button social issues.

December 01, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

How faith communities can help ease racial tension in America

It's been more than a year since Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. Protests in the ...

December 01, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

Tebow’s recent breakup creates divide over chaste lifestyle

Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow’s chaste lifestyle has been under the spotlight in recent days.

December 01, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

Be thankful to God, bless his name

We hear the expression "God Bless America" or "God bless you" often and that's good but it's time for America and us, as ...

November 30, 2015 | By Pastor Richard Williams Jr. Columnist | Faith

The most grateful religions in America, in one chart

Most religious believers tend to be grateful every week, according to the Pew Research Center, which published a chart last Tuesday that showed the percentage ...

November 30, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

Savannah Waycross AME District sets symposium

Each year, the Savannah Waycross District of the Georgia Annual Conference in the Sixth Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church gathers for the ...

November 25, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Faith

Faith groups react to efforts to keep Syrian refugees out of the U.S.

One day after more than two dozen governors announced they would bar Syrian refugees from living in their states, leaders from a variety of faith ...

November 25, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

Religious scholar finds ancient New Testament papyrus on eBay for $99

You could have bought an ancient religious text online for less than $100.

November 25, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

Gifted musician serves two churches

The Rev. Victor Brewton Sr. is a native of Evans County. He serves as pastor of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Ludowici, as well as ...

November 24, 2015 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith

5 tips for digitizing photos

There is nothing more heartbreaking for us than to talk to someone who has spent hours and dollars digitizing their photo collection, only to find ...

November 24, 2015 | Tom and Alison Taylor Deseret News | Faith

Fighting the "Word Thief" — Life Writing with Dementia

My father is undergoing a heroic struggle. (“Heroic is a bit strong,” he says, “but I am enjoying it.”)

November 24, 2015 | Tom and Alison Taylor FamilyShare | Faith

Churches should involve young adults

"Then he said to them, 'The harvest truly is great, but the laborers are few; therefore pray the Lord of the harvest to send out ...

November 23, 2015 | By the Rev. DeRon Harper Columnist | Faith

Professor’s explanation of why we shouldn’t paint all Muslims with the same brush goes viral again

One year later, a professor’s call to not paint all Muslims with the same brush stroke is making headlines again.

November 23, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

Want to date someone who shares your faith? There's an app for that

Online dating is often awkward, but young Muslim singles in America may have it worse than most.

November 23, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

Psst … there’s already a religious test for Syrian refugees

After a group of attackers spread terror across Paris last week, there’s been some debate among politicians about whether or not to allow Syrian ...

November 23, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

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