Pastor Charles preaching in his small Santa Felicidade church. Photos by Vinicius Ferreira I looked on as Pastor Charles Antiochus, a Haitian chaplain, got ready for his Sunday sermon. His small Evangelical church is located in the heart of Santa Felicidade, a neighborhood in Curitiba, the capital of southeast Brazil's Paraná state. Show More Summary
Ulf Ekman stuns Word of Life in Sunday sermon: He's crossing the Tiber. The founder of a 3,300-member megachurch in one of Sweden's largest cities announced yesterday [Sunday, March 9] his decision to leave his charismatic congregation...Show More Summary
Popular megachurch pastor Bishop T.D. Jakes surprised attendees at his International Pastors & Leadership Conference in Orlando, Fla., last Friday when he brought a caged lion to emphasize his point that they are like caged lions waiting to break free.
Pastor Mark Driscoll of Seattle-based Mars Hill Church has taken an apologetic tone recently, even during Sunday sermons, while the most recent controversy surrounding the normally unashamedly brash Christian leader entails criticism of the way his book, Real Marriage, was marketed.
Now, you’ve all gone to shows you didn’t like. You didn’t want to see that Miley Cyrus concert with your daughters. (But you needed to ensure she didn’t do anything risqué.) Maybe it was this morning’s sermon, where the pastor (who happens to read Buzzfeed) went on and on about the Oscars and how Jennifer Lawrence didn’t win. Show More Summary
Pastor Brian Bloye of the West Ridge Church in Dallas, Ga., has started a new series, "Who Told You That and The Lies We Believe," and one of his sermons deals with a question that many Christians ask, "Can we lose our salvation?"
Thanks to electronic communication—a force we usually consider an ally—humans have come to live under a 24/7 barrage of misinformation. For those of us on the progressive side of things, conservative talk shows, sermons, and facebook posts can arouse instant indignation, even ire—but we don’t always get around to refuting the fallacies. Show More Summary
The gun giveaway comes with a free sermon, "[d]oes the Bible defend my right to keep and bear arms?" The post Who Would Jesus Shoot? New York Church Giving Away Assault Rifle appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The Gospel Project has turned W.A. Criswell's famous sermon on the atonement into a free eBook. In the coming weeks, I'm going to host a multi-part blog series on the atonement, the "scarlet thread" that runs through the entire Bible. This...Show More Summary
Calico BasinRed Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©trryan - March 2014 The love of wilderness is more than a hunger for what is always beyond reach; it is also an expression of loyalty to the earth, the earth which bore us and sustains us, the only home we shall ever know, the only paradise we will ever need--if only we had the yes to see. Show More Summary
Is Mark Driscoll Secretly a Ventriloquist's Dummy? Forget about his books—did Mark Driscoll plagiarize some of his sermons, too? Will Jughead Be Played by Adam Driver? Lena Dunham is writing Archie comics and I am incredibly excited about that news. Does This Mean I Have No Chance? Scarlett Johansson is pregnant. Show More Summary
Pope Francis accidentally dropped the F-bomb during his weekly address from a window of his apartment in St. Peter’s Square in Vatican City. Speaking in Italian, the pope yesterday momentarily confused the word “caso” which means case, instance, or example for “cazzo” which apparently is the equivalent of the F-word. Show More Summary
Pope Francis might be washing his mouth out with soap today. The People’s Pope used some rather unholy language at the Vatican on Sunday when he mistakenly dropped a crude Italian slang word during his morning sermon. The slip came while he was addressing hundreds...
JUBA, South Sudan – Sudanese authorities arrested a pastor in Omdurman as he was preaching on Sunday and threatened that he would "face justice" unless he resigned his position, sources said.
Pastor Manning does NOT hold any punches with his… sermons. Barack Hussein Obama (The Long Legged Mack Daddy) has released the homosexual demons on the Black Man. Look out Black Woman, a white homosexual may take your man. Recorded ...
Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan asked that President Obama open up Area 51 to scientists in a sermon he gave on Saturday, February 15. It was the last of a yearlong sermon series titled, "Time and What Must Be Done." Read more:...Show More Summary
Farrakhan Begs for Big UFO Reveal During the final installment of his year-long sermon series “Time and What Must Be Done,” The Minister Louis Farrakhan called on President Barack Obama to “open up Area 51,” a government location known for sparking conspiracy theories surrounding aliens and UFO landings.“President Barack Obama, call the scientists. Show More Summary
A sermon worth hearing. Please speed along to the 3:30 mark, if you must. This one is for you, Paul Stam and Pat McCrory.
Southern Pacific Rattlesnake/Shutterstock In this week's Last Days: The Week in Review, I write about the Kentucky pastor who took up snakes during a sermon and wound up fatally bitten by a snake. Unfortunately, the photo accompanying...Show More Summary
Donny Reagan runs the Happy Valley Church of Jesus Christ in Johnson City, Tennessee. This weekend, he was marked as "the most racist pastor in America" for the video sermon above. But Reagan's teaching is serious business, and it can teach the uninitiated a lot about American evangelicalism's dirtiest laundry, Read more...