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6 life lessons from a pretzel

Friends and family are familiar with the fact that I like to use food to explain things (My former roommates are still confused at the relationship between switching yogurt brands and my English classes). But life lessons related to food have taught me some profound truths, even though they may be based on my current eating habits. Recently, I started thinking about some changes that had occured in my life. I started munching on a nearby bag of pretzels when it all came together. I paused, pretzel in hand. Suddenly a list of seven life lessons I had learned throughout ...

June 01, 2015 | Emily Cummings FamilyShare | Faith

ValueSpeak: Who's feeling The Pressure?

It’s the seventh game of an NBA playoff series.

June 01, 2015 | Joe Walker Deseret News | Faith

With Jesus, there's always room for all

Recently, I was at an outside basketball court where quite a few kids had gathered to shoot around. They decided to play a game using 10 players - five on one team against five on the other.

May 30, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith

Women-only mosques filling need for Muslim women in Western world

During a typical Friday prayer at mosques around the world, men and women file into their place of worship together. But once inside, they separate: The men go into the main room with the imam, and women are either placed behind the men with a divider between the two genders, or in separate rooms with speakers.

May 30, 2015 | Massarah Mikati Deseret News | Faith

Catholic Church responds to Ireland gay marriage vote, contemplates future

Roman Catholic bishops are voicing concern about how Ireland's gay marriage referendum will affect the stability of the family and society.

May 30, 2015 | Massarah Mikati Deseret News | Faith

Senate adds religious freedom amendment to new trade pact

The U.S. Senate last week unanimously passed an amendment calling on the government to weigh a nation's religious freedom picture when conducting trade deals.

May 30, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith

Wait on the Lord in the race of life

I have mentioned this before in this space, but I have a deep desire to "finish well" in whatever I do. Last month, I attended a "pre-retirement" seminar sponsored by our state Baptist convention. My retirement is not just around the corner, but this was advertised as an important event for all pastors "over the age of 50."

May 29, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith

Ex-Marine fighting court martial over displaying Bible verse at work

A Marine, given a bad conduct discharge for refusing to remove a Bible verse she displayed at her desk, is fighting the dismissal on religious freedom grounds.

May 29, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith

Three parts of the Gospel of Christ

What is the Gospel?

May 28, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith

Notre Dame case raises question of who decides if a law restricts religious practice

Nearly a year after the Supreme Court ruled that a privately held corporation can, on religious grounds, refuse to provide contraceptive health insurance coverage for its employees, the issue of religious exemptions to the Affordable Care Act's mandates may again be headed for the nation's top court.

May 27, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith

James shares wisdom on gathering things, wealth

A man was a regular diner at a restaurant, and the owner always did his best to please him. One day, the diner complained that he received only one piece of bread with his meal, so the waiter promptly brought him four slices.

May 26, 2015 | By Pastor Douglas Harn Columnist | Faith

Gospel music touched B.B. King and many other stars

Blues guitar legend B.B. King, who died earlier this month at his Las Vegas home, wasn't the only popular musician whose work started with, or was influenced by, gospel music. Artists ranging from Aretha Franklin to Elvis to Paul Simon and Katy Perry have been touched by a musical angel, too.

May 25, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith

Jesus wants to help your testimony

Each of us is living out a legacy, something to be remembered for.

May 23, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith

ValueSpeak: 'The forget-me-nots of the angels' on Memorial Day

It would be stretching things to suggest Memorial Day was Dad’s favorite holiday.

May 23, 2015 | Joe Walker Deseret News | Faith

Remember the One who gave us life

We are approaching Memorial Day weekend, and it is sneaking up on many of us. It is a bit of a quirk that Memorial Day does not follow the last Sunday of May this year. Nevertheless, we pause this weekend to remember.

May 22, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith

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God is our ultimate scheduler

Well, I was supposed to have been gone all last week. I was headed to Haiti to teach in a newly formed Haitian Pastor's ...

October 14, 2016 | By Pastor Brad Butler Pembroke First Bapitst Church | Faith

Churches sue Massachusetts over transgender law after government document sparks First Amendment fea

Four churches filed a lawsuit against the state of Massachusetts Tuesday, challenging regulations they say would force them to violate their faith and conscience.

October 14, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

'I just witnessed a miracle': Tim Tebow prays over collapsed fan — and the fans go wild

When a man collapsed on Tuesday while Tim Tebow was signing autographs, the famed athlete quickly jumped into action.

October 14, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

The Clean Cut: Fan's tweet at Chick-fil-A demanding BBQ sauce return

The last few months have been a dark time for many Chick-fil-A customers. This summer the restaurant changed its BBQ sauce, to the dismay of ...

October 14, 2016 | Koster Kennard Deseret News | Faith

How faith and morality once played a central role in Hollywood

Anyone who's well-acquainted with the contemporary Hollywood landscape knows that sex, violence and edgy content are often cause for concern among parents and entertainment ...

October 14, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

Did Trump just lose the evangelical vote?

Donald Trump lost some support from one major group of voters who previously supported him — evangelical Christians.

October 14, 2016 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

10 reasons to keep going when you feel like giving up

Throughout my time on this earth, I have seen my life fall apart multiple times. Some instances were only minor compared to others, but regardless ...

October 13, 2016 | Chakell Wardleigh FamilyShare | Faith

'The Bible and the archaeology are matching': Experts say this find could back an Old Testament stor

A new discovery has some archaeologists saying they've likely uncovered evidence that backs the Old Testament's claims that King Hezekiah — the 13th king ...

October 13, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

Famed theologian who shocked evangelicals with Trump endorsement once again rocks the faith world

Prominent Christian theologian Wayne Grudem shocked the evangelical world when he endorsed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in July.

October 13, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

'Everybody knows how much I dislike cops, but...': Officer's incredibly kind gesture goes viral

When a police officer pulled Mark Ross and a friend over for speeding, Ross knew he was in big trouble.

October 13, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Kaepernick's national anthem protest is 'dumb and disresp

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg didn't mince words in a recent interview with Yahoo! news anchor Katie Couric, saying athletes' decisions to protest ...

October 13, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

Q&A: How culture wars eventually bring Americans closer together

Culture wars bring out the worst in Americans. They've led citizens to accuse Thomas Jefferson of being a traitor and Catholics and Mormons of ...

October 12, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

New study marks question: Is birth control linked to depression?

A newly released study found a potential link between depression and hormonal contraceptive use among women, though experts are cautioning doctors and patients alike to ...

October 12, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

Trump and Clinton respond to Muslim woman's 'Islamophobia' question during fiery debate

Among the many topics addressed at Sunday night's second presidential debate was Islamophobia and the plans both candidates have to remedy the negative treatment ...

October 12, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

Atheist group sues over Christian cross image in this veterans memorial

A secular activist group has filed a lawsuit against a New Jersey borough, alleging that a display featuring the silhouette of a soldier praying before ...

October 12, 2016 | Billy Hallowell Deseret News | Faith

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