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3 min ago | Myrtle Beach Online
ALLENTOWN, Pa. _ Even before Colton Dixon placed seventh on the 2012 season of "American Idol," when judges saw the rocker with the skunk-striped hair as a threat to eventual winner Phillip Phillips, Dixon says he wanted to sing Christian music.
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4 hrs ago | 24dash
Tom Houghton, Plumber at Gifford and Hardwick; Artist Jonathan Taylor; Lorraine McMullen, Keepmoat Community Investment Manager; Matt Gifford, Foreman at Gifford and Hardwick; Jude Milburn, Rykneld Homes Community Involvement Officer; and Jason Sadl Budding Banksys from a Chesterfield estate created a blooming mural as part of a project to ... (more)
10 hrs ago | 95.5 The Fish
Nashville, Tenn. Five-time GRAMMY winner and highly acclaimed singer-songwriter Steven Curtis Chapman has wrapped his hectic and successful "The Glorious Unfolding Tour."
The iconic dome of the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul as seen from across the Bosphorus.
Timing couldn't have been better for veteran Nashville music journalist Deborah Evans Price, who was named the 2013 CMA Media Achievement Award winner last month just as her book Once-A-Day Country Faith: 56 Reflections From Today's Leading Country Music Stars was being issued by HarperCollins Christian Publishing's leading Bible/Christian ... (more)
NAIROBI, Kenya At prayer healing services in some Pentecostal churches, pastors invite people infected with HIV to come forward for a public healing, after which they burn the person's anti-retroviral medications and declare the person cured.
Two of the world's great libraries - the Vatican Library in Rome and the Bodleian Library at Oxford University - have scanned and loaded the first of 1.5 million pages of ancient Hebrew, Greek and early Christian manuscripts online Tuesday .
Amazon Publishing has launched StoryFront, a new imprint devoted to short fiction across all genres that will serve as home to the digital literary journal Day One , which Amazon announced in October.
WASHINGTON Sapped by three weeks of a water-only diet, three activists for immigration reform ended their fasts Tuesday with a morsel of bread blessed by a priest and "passed the fast on" to others who hope to keep attention focused on the issue.
The Mardel chain offered free standard shipping for Cyber Monday, while LifeWay Christian Stores encouraged customers to "tote the savings."
Grand Rapids, MI-Many come to God feeling like ragamuffins - unworthy and unlovable.
Francis Spufford's "Unapologetic: Why, Despite Everything, Christianity Can Still Make Surprising Emotional Sense" is aimed primarily at what he calls "godless Europeans," the post-Enlightenment elites who tend to regard religion with bemusement as a silly fairy tale, if not with open hostility as a dangerous superstition.
CANTERBURY, England The Christian cross has become little more than a piece of jewelry worn around the necks of celebrities, said Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.
Yeah, there are some really fun Christmas recordings out there - Vince Guaraldi's original tracks from A Charlie Brown Christmas, the '60s AM-radio masterwork A Christmas Gift for You , goodies from Sinatra and Elvis, Death Row Records' hip-hop compilation - but isn't digging the truly awful stuff so much more fun? Here are some of our picks for ... (more)
The public is invited to a free performance of Joseph Martin's "Morning Star" at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8 at Wauwatosa Avenue United Methodist Church, 1520 Wauwatosa Ave., Wauwatosa, Wis.