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In an effort to continue expanding and modernizing the country, Saudi Arabia has planned to create a massive, modern mega city called Neom. The project was proposed by Riyadh that would cover an area of 10,200 square miles, a piece …Read More

It seems that a week cannot go by without news coming in of some new persecution of Christians. Recently, however, the fastest growing center of Christian persecution is not in the blood-soaked ground of the Middle East but in Asia. …Read More

When does art cross the line from making a statement or provoking discussion to mocking a person’s faith? That was the question that an Israeli museum is grappling with after a sculpture nicknamed “McJesus” angered Christians in Haifa. The sculpture …Read More

Christians around the world have spoken! A series about the life of Jesus just became the number one crowdfunded series in entertainment history. “The Chosen,” the first multi-season series of its kind about the life of Jesus has beat out …Read More

It is sad when a country’s record of religious persecution is so poor that its actions do not even cause surprise anymore. Despite billing itself as a developed and free country, China is nothing of the sort. The basic rights …Read More

The return of Christ has been on the minds of many Christians recently. With climate change, fighting between nations, and changes in our political sphere many believe these events fill the prophecies within the Book of Revelation. Televangelist Frank Amedia …Read More

Mississippi will begin issuing license plates featuring the phrase, “In God We Trust,” starting this month. The redesigned plates also feature the state’s seal emblazoned with the words: “The Great Seal of the State of Mississippi.” This will replacing a …Read More

A fire destroyed a Texas man’s home leaving little to be salvaged, but his personal Bible survived. Homeowner Charles House believes it is a testament to God’s faithfulness. “He said His Word would not perish, and the Bible did not …Read More

On the night between Sunday, January 20, 2019, and Monday, January 21, 2019, all of North America will be able to witness the entirety of a total lunar eclipse for the first time in almost 10 years. Portions of the …Read More

There were many stories that made Christian headlines in 2018, but these particular stories stood out as noteworthy. Some of these stories challenged us, opened our eyes to new biblical discoveries and encouraged our faith in a major way. What …Read More