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'The Real Housewives of New Jersey' News: Caroline Manzo Returning, Gia Guidice Talks About Her Mom's Prison Sentence

Caroline Manzo is now the star of her own reality series, "Manzo'd With Children," but it appears as though the former Housewife will be going back to her old series, "The Real Housewives of New Jersey."

'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' News: Season 5 Premiere Recap

'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' is back, and in addition to more drama, catfights, and intrigue ahead, the show now has two new housewives—soap stars Lisa Rinna and Eileen Davidson.

7 Bible Verses That Will Remind Us How Essential It Is to Be Grateful

The Bible provides us with several Bible verses that signify the importance of being grateful.

Lecrae Calls for Compassion Following Ferguson Announcement; Denounces Hateful Reactions 'I See Jesus Empathize With the MOST Undeserving People'

Grammy award-winning artist Lecrae led the way in calling for peace in Ferguson on Monday night following news that Police Officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted in the shooting death of Michael Brown.

'19 Kids & Counting' Star Michelle Duggar Offers Marriage, Parenting Advice to Newlywed Daughters

"19 Kids & Counting" star Michelle Duggar offered advice about motherhood for her two married daughters, Jill and Jessa, in a new blog post on Monday.

Young Sons of Flight MH370 Passenger Sue Malaysia Airlines

Two children sued Malaysia Airlines and the government over the loss of their father who was on Flight MH370. This is the first lawsuit filed in Malaysia by relatives of those onboard the aircraft that disappeared eight months ago.

'The Real Housewives of Atlanta' Season 7 News: Episode 3 'All Tea, All Shade' Recap

Last Sunday's episode of 'The Real Housewives of Atlanta' featured heaps of drama as Kandi and Porsha tells Phaedra that Apollo was lying about Kenya, Cynthia and Porsha have a confrontation, and Todd has second thoughts about having a baby with Kandi.

'Captain Marvel' Movie Cast Rumors, News: 'Edge Of Tomorrow' Star in Talks for the Role?

After their big success on the sci-fi movie "Edge of Tomorrow" with action star Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt's name is attached to Marvel on its upcoming Phase Three project.

BlackBerry Passport Now Available for Pre-Order; Device Comes in 2 New Colors

After a hugely successful launch last September, BlackBerry Limited is once again set to offer their loyal followers more surprises as they announced that the new BlackBerry Passport is now available in two exciting new colors.

Christian Leaders Respond to Grand Jury Decision Not to Indict Darren Wilson in Ferguson Case

Prominent Christian leaders quickly issued statements and used social media to voice their concerns shortly after a St. Louis grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown on Aug. 9.

Christian Man Tortured and Killed by Police in Pakistan; Family Try to Storm Police Station

A 35-year-old Christian man was reportedly tortured and killed by police while in custody in Lahore, Pakistan. His family attempted to storm the policy station in protest, while an investigation has been launched into the incident.

Is dishonesty just part of the banking culture?

Six years after the financial crisis, little has been done to squash the caricature of the dishonest banker. Given the London Whale debacle, the LIBOR fixing scandal, the massive currency-rigging scheme and other rogue traders, it's hard not to think something is still very rotten in the state of banking. Show More Summary

Waiting on Thankfulness

How God works in us during times when we can’t muster gratitude. We’d been home for months when this curious stranger approached me with eyes full of questions. “Where are they from?” and “Are they siblings?” and “Are they all yours?” stumbled out of her mouth. Show More Summary

What Forgotten Christmas Tradition Should Churches Revive?

Rooting our celebration of Christ’s birth more deeply in our lives. Relight the Way Patricia Raybon Such a small thing: Turn on Christmas lights. Even if it’s a small church. Even if it’s a black church. Even if it’s the cold, gray winter of a Jim Crow life. Show More Summary

Pastor Touré Roberts, Sarah Jakes Officially Marry in Private Ceremony

Touré Roberts, the senior pastor of One Church International in Hollywood, has officially married Sarah Jakes, the daughter of fellow pastor Bishop T.D. Jaks.

Jesus and 'Jingle Bell Rock'

For my family, there's no dividing line between "American Christmas" and "Christian Christmas I used to think that Christmas should be divided into two categories—“American Christmas” and “Christian Christmas.” American Christmas involved Santa Claus and presents and eggnog and tinsel. Show More Summary

iPad Air 2 vs. Nexus 9 Comparative Review: Which One Suits You Best?

Two of the largest companies in the tech world, Google and Apple, recently released their newest tablets, the Google Nexus 9 and the iPad Air 2.

The Glowing Pope

Why even ‘nones’ like my brother are taking notice. W hen you spend every moment with a sibling in a faraway land, matters of the heart are bound to arise. That’s what happened when my brother and I embarked on a trip to Peru this August. During...Show More Summary

Have Yourself a Merry Kitschy Christmas

What weird Nativity sets get right about the story of Jesus. I’m not a collector, but I love the Nativity sets that begin appearing this time of year. Whether ornate, simple, ethnic, crafty, plush, porcelain, enormous, or fit-in-eggshell...Show More Summary

The Unremarkable Call to Love Our Gay Neighbors

Glenn Stanton shows how friendship and biblical fidelity belong together. N ot long ago, a former student of mine wrote an article for The Atlantic describing his experience coming out as gay at Liberty University, the evangelical school where I teach. Show More Summary

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