Russell Moore: Many Church Leaders 'Fine' With Hugh Hefner's 'Idea of Success'

President of the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, Russell Moore, condemned the "idea of success" propagated by the late Playboy magazine founder, Hugh Hefner, and called out "many church leaders" who seem "fine" with the situation as civil rights activist, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, saluted the iconic businessman's influence on American culture.


Steve Scalise Hails 'Power of Prayer,' 'Miracles' in First House Speech After Near-Fatal Shooting

Louisiana Republican Congressman Steve Scalise who was shot at a baseball practice in mid-June returned to Capitol Hill Thursday, praising God profusely for the many "miracles" and answered prayers since that day.

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'Evil Eugenics' of Aborting Down Syndrome Babies Brought Before UN Human Rights Council

A conservative law group has accused the abortion industry in countries like Iceland and Denmark of carrying out "evil eugenics," pointing to very high abortion rates for unborn babies with Down syndrome in a statement before the U.N.'s Human Rights Council.


4 Prayer Priorities for America


Let's walk in unity by praying for these four priorities in our nation beginning now and continuing through the entire month of October. Ask God to bring together His Church in America as a witness to the world.


3,800 Innocent Lives Depend on Gov. Rauner Amid Abortion Debate

The eyes of Illinois and the entire country are on Governor Bruce Rauner this week. Earlier this year, the Illinois legislature passed the controversial HB 40, insuring that abortion remains legal in Illinois if Roe v. Wade is overturned. More importantly, HB 40 would also require taxpayer funding of abortion

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Working Out Your Salvation

If your soul has been saved through faith in Christ, then it is incumbent upon you to "work out your salvation" by living everyday for the Lord. A person can only work out his salvation if he has actually received this free gift from God.

President Trump and the NFL: What Do We Make of This Battle?

Earlier in the week, the president had referred to NFL players who knelt in protest during the national anthem as "SOB's" who should be fired. NFL owners expressed their solidarity with the protesters and their disappointment with President Trump. Is there a right and wrong in all this?


Can We Agree on the End Times?

In recent months, there has been growing speculation about signs and symbols in the heavens and escalating world events predicting a soon-coming Rapture and Great Tribulation. There are well-known and respected leaders on both sides of the issue.


How Pregnancy Centers Are Helping Hurricane-Devastated Communities


In the midst of three devastating hurricanes this month, few communities on the U.S. mainland have been harder hit than Immokalee, Fla., a migrant community. One pregnancy center is doing what they can to help area residents, gathering diapers and other baby supplies to give away to those devastated by the storm.


A Biblical Response to the Trump NFL Row


At a rally last Friday, President Trump called on NFL owners to fire a player who "disrespects our flag." In response, the Pittsburgh Steelers stayed in their locker room when "The Star-Spangled Banner" was played. What biblical principles are relevant to this controversy?


An AT&T/Time Warner Merger Is Dangerous: Here's Why

Many conservatives have warned about the dangers of this merger because of that concentration of power. My friend Larry Kudlow, a noted free market champion who would normally be loath to call for government to stop a merger, has raised significant concerns about one company controlling cable distribution and key channels.


4 Reasons I Believe in Pastors


I believe in pastors of local churches. I'd like to share four reasons why I believe in pastors. Pastors of local churches are not any more perfect than anyone else. Yet, they are called of God to lead the church.