JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (BNC) by Matt Wallin — Because of the upcoming election, our country is talking politics. We want to use this opportunity to start a spiritual conversation with our readers. The Sept./Oct. issue of House to House/Heart to Heart will discuss, “If Jesus Were Running for President, Would He Win?” Continue reading “‘If Jesus were running for president, would he win?’ HTH runs special issue”
USA (BNC) — Candidate for the Republican Party nomination to the American presidency Donald Trump has claimed the Bible is his favorite book, but doesn’t want to share his favorite verse. Continue reading “Trump declines to name a verse after claiming Bible as favorite book”
MT. JULIET, Tenn. (BNc) — The Mt. Juliet congregational website noted today that one of their own, Shirley Ann Clegg, has died. She was born in 1948. Continue reading “‘Her life was full of God’s love’: former executive assistant to Secretary of State Jim Baker dies”
ABILENE, Tex. (BNc) — American Christians have a ‘providential’ opportunity in the next presidential election to save millions of unborn children, Wes McAdams, pulpit preacher with the Baker Heights congregation, wrote yesterday.
In Esther’s time, the lives of her people were on the line. In our time, the lives of millions of unborn children are on the line. Did you know our next president will likely help decide what happens on the abortion issue for the next 40 years? Four of our current Supreme Court Justices are past the average age for retirement. Which means, the next president will almost certainly appoint someone to the Supreme Court. If Rowe vs. Wade is going to be overturned, if millions of lives are going to be saved, if good is going to triumph over this evil, we must make a stand now! Continue reading “Minister sees abortion as main issue in US presidential race”
HUNTINGDON, Ind. (BNc) —The South Broadway congregation woke up today to a changed church sign.
During the night, vandals rearranged the letters to say, “Romney hates women,” on one side, and “Christ voted Democratic,” on the other.
Two sister news sites reported the incident with video and photos, and Drudge Report linked to one of them today.
The church’s website has preacher Luke Jackson standing next to the marquis. Continue reading “Church sign vandals post political messages”
(BNc) — The far-reaching landmark decision Thursday by the US Supreme Court upholding ObamaCare as a tax has prompted a wide range of reaction among American saints.
Among reactions are these who either responded to BNc’s request for links and summaries or whose writings came to our attention: Continue reading “Saints react to SCOTUS ruling on ObamaCare”
ASUNCION, Paraguay (BNc) — Missionary couple Troy and Andrea Spradlin have expressed concern for the safety of the church in the capital, as the political situation deteriorates and opposing forces set to clash.
Leftist President Fernando Lugo has gone into hiding after Congress determined Thursday to impeach him. The proceedings are set to commence today.
Andrea wrote about their situation, Continue reading “Paraguay missionaries concerned for safety”
by Richard Mansel
Editor’s note: Richard has graciously permitted us to reprint his article from his Preacher Pages blog.
Presumptive Democratic nominee Barack Obama recently appointed Shaun A. Casey, graduate of Abilene Christian University as his faith advisor. Casey will be given the task of convincing evangelical voters that Obama would be the best choice for President. Continue reading “Obama Names ACU Grad as Faith Advisor”
By Associate Editor Joe May
Former U.S. Senator Fred Thompson announced Tuesday on his website that after a poor showing in Republican primaries, he is dropping his bid to be the second person affiliated with the church to occupy the White House. Continue reading “Presidential Candidate with Church Ties Drops Out of Race”