Faith

  • BURNING QUESTION: If God is in Control, Why Should We Pray?

    It’s a question we’ve all asked from time to time. If God controls each and every event, from the tiniest to the greatest, and has already decided what will happen, then why pray? After all, if it’s going to happen anyway, what possible difference can your prayers or mine...
  • San Juan pastor serves meals, shares gospel after Maria

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (BP)—Hungry and thirsty two weeks after Hurricane Maria decimated Puerto Rico, a teenaged girl approached as Southern Baptist church planter Johnny Baez was serving beans, rice and filtered water. “I’m hungry, and I don’t have nothing at home,” she told Baez. “And I just start...
  • READ: A Prayer for Supernatural Protection

    Are you feeling exposed today? Seeking the kind of shelter described in Psalm 91? Run to the Father’s fortress with these words on your lips and in your heart, knowing that God will stand guard over any area of your life you surrender to Him. Will you pray with...
  • Islam is the most popular official religion worldwide

    Nearly half of the countries in the world have an official religion, have a preferred faith or are hostile to religious institutions, Pew Research Center research finds. Islam is the most common official religion, with 27 countries naming Sunni Islam, Shia Islam or Islam in general as their official...
  • ‘Kevin (Probably) Saves the World’ Premieres on ABC network with Atheist as Last Righteous Soul on Earth!

    ABC premiered their new fantasy dramedy Kevin (Probably) Saves the World Tuesday, October 3, and the entire episode was a bit confusing. Though it seems to have some potential, it’s also filled with seriously flawed theology. I’ll spare you all of the “probably” puns (you’ll probably find plenty of them in...
  • Body of Missing Pastor Positively Identified

    AUGUSTA, Maine (WABI) – The State Medical Examiner’s office has positively identified a body found over the weekend as a Pastor who had been missing for months. Clement Thibodeau was last seen in July. The 85-year-old Caribou resident was discovered near Upper Pistol Lake in Lee on Saturday. Officials...
  • What Youth Leaders Wish Parents Knew

    Parenting is one of the most difficult things God has tasked us with in this life, but it can also be one of the most fulfilling. Parents desire much for their kids: happiness, success, friendship, marriage, and many children. Perhaps the greatest struggle parents have is to balance physical...
  • LOOK: Dr. E Dewey Smith provides hope to the hopeless with Sunday sermon!

    There is no doubt that some catastrophic and devastating events have taken place throughout 2017. The severity of these events have often been off the scale, and negatively affected the lives of individuals in this world. Whether the tribulations be death, natural disaster, race relations, or healthcare, everyone in...
  • Homeless Queens church burglar left to pray in a jail cell for four years

    Oh, lord, he’s in trouble now. A homeless man accused of breaking into churches because he hates God has pleaded guilty to the crimes, prosecutors said Thursday. Joseph Woznik, 24, is facing up to four and a half years in prison for breaking into four houses of worship in...