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Biologist Acknowledges: ‘Rising Number of Publications’ Calling for ‘Major Revision’ of ‘Standard Theory of Evolution’

By Garrett Haley In a recent scientific presentation and subsequent journal article, a well-known evolutionary biologist noted that a “rising number of publications” believe that the standard theory of evolution may need to be revised or replaced because it has shortcomings and has failed to account for recent trends in evolutionary biology. Gerd B. Müller is a biologist and… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Malaysian Man Arrested for Allegedly Planning Attack on Non-Muslims, Houses of Worship

By Editor (World Watch Monitor) — A 21-year-old Malaysian man has been arrested on suspicion of planning to attack non-Muslims and their places of worship, having reportedly been ordered to do so from Islamic State militants in Syria. The man, who was not named, “received instructions from a Malaysian Da’esh member in Syria to buy a pistol, a M-16 rifle, an AK-47… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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At Least 74 Mothers Respond to Texas Abortion Chain’s ‘Harvey’ Offer to Murder Unborn for Free

By Heather Clark AUSTIN, Texas — At least 74 mothers have responded to an offer from a chain of abortion facilities in Texas, which announced that it would provide free abortions to those affected by Hurricane Harvey during the month of September to “help” pregnant mothers who wanted to terminate their pregnancy but could not do so because of the storm. According to… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Pastor Running for Governor of Oklahoma: ‘It Is Time to Abolish Human Abortion’

By Heather Clark YUKON, Okla. — A pastor and former member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives who is currently running for the governor of Oklahoma declared in a video posted online this week that if elected, he would abolish abortion in the state. “Tragically, some 250,000 preborn Oklahomans have been deprived of their right to life since the U.S. Supreme legitimized the… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Apologist Nabeel Qureshi, Author of ‘Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus,’ Dies Following Battle With Cancer

By Editor (Gospel Coalition) — On Saturday, September 16, 2017, Nabeel Qureshi, age 34, entered into the joy of his master, Jesus Christ, after enduring a yearlong battle with cancer. Nabeel was born in California as a U.S. citizen to Pakistani immigrants who fled religious persecution at the hands of fellow Muslims. His parents were devout members of the peaceful Ahmadi… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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‘Worship Band’ Performs Secular Rock Group AC/DC’s ‘Money Talks’ During Sunday Service

By Heather Clark FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The worship band of a non-denominational “church” in Indiana recently performed the song “Money Talks” from the secular rock group AC/DC—also known for its “Highway to Hell” tune that celebrates having a party in Hell with one’s friends—during the Sunday morning service to correspond with the pastor’s sermon series. “Come on! Put your hands… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Residents Voice Concern After School Removes Plaque Thanking God for Food Following Complaint

By Heather Clark WYTHEVILLE, Va. — Residents of a small Virginia town are expressing concern after officials recently removed a plaque from an elementary school cafeteria that thanks God for the food in light of a complaint from one of the nation’s most active Church-State separation groups. “We have allowed the Freedom From Religion Foundation supposedly acting on behalf of… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Judge Rules City Can’t Ban Farmer From Selling at Market for Conducting Business in Accordance With Religious Beliefs

By Heather Clark Photo Credit: Country Mill Facebook page LANSING, Mich. — A federal judge has granted an injunction to a Michigan farmer who was banned from selling at a local farmer’s market for operating his business in accordance with his beliefs on marriage. “The City of East Lansing must grant Country Mill Farms any necessary license and allow Country Mill Farms to… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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UK National Trust Accused of Blacklisting Couple Who Refuse to Wear ‘Gay Pride’ Badges

By Editor Photo Credit: Christine Matthews/Wikipedia (Christian Institute) — A couple who resigned from a National Trust property because they refused to wear gay pride badges say they have been blacklisted from volunteering. Bob and Linda Gates resigned from Felbrigg Hall in Norfolk, having worked there for 14 years. When they applied to volunteer at Blickling… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Barbuda Ambassador: Because of Irma, ‘For First Time in 300 Years, There’s Not a Single Person Living on Island’

By Editor (USA Today) — Barbuda has been left completely devastated by Hurricane Irma. An estimated 95% of Barbuda’s structures are damaged, and the entire island of around 1,800 people has been evacuated. “The damage is complete,” says Ambassador Ronald Sanders, who has served as Antigua and Barbuda’s ambassador to the U.S. since 2015. “For the first time in 300… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Convicted Murderer Confesses to Killing Wife of Late Kentucky Pastor

By Heather Clark SOMERSET, Ky. — Police in Kentucky have announced that a man who was taken into custody as a person of interest in the killing of a late pastor’s wife has confessed to killing the elderly woman. Dwight Bell, 41, who had previously been incarcerated for murdering his own father, had been suspected of stealing Ruthie New’s automobile last month when she was also… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Atheist Group Lodges Complaint After Music Teacher Plays ‘Hallelujah Chorus’ During Announcements

By Heather Clark OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — A chapter of one of the nation’s most conspicuous professing atheist groups has lodged a complaint after being notified by concerned parents that a music teacher at a Tennessee elementary school played Handel’s “Hallelujah Chorus” during the morning announcements. The East Tennessee chapter of the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF)… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Most Professing Christians in Church of England Never Read the Bible, Survey Finds

By Heather Clark (The Telegraph) — The majority of Church of England Christians don’t read the Bible, the church’s own polling has revealed. Figures show that 60 percent of self-declared followers of the Church admit they never read the Bible, and 36 percent say they never attend church. One in three said they never pray. The figures produced by ComRes, and commissioned by the… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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ACLU Asserts Police Department Is Violating Constitution by Posting Scripture to Social Media

By Heather Clark MOUNDS, Okla. — The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has requested that a police department in Oklahoma stop posting Scripture to social media, asserting that doing so violates the U.S. Constitution. The ACLU of Oklahoma sent a letter to the mayor of Mounds on Wednesday to express concern about the biblical posts, which were referred to as a “clear… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Homosexual Seattle Mayor Resigns After Fifth Man, a Cousin, Accuses Him of Past Sexual Abuse

By Heather Clark SEATTLE, Wash. — The openly homosexual mayor of Seattle has resigned from office after a fifth man, a cousin, has accused him of past sexual abuse. Despite his decision to step down, Mayor Ed Murray continues to deny any wrongdoing. He has asserted that the accusations are political and meant to target him as a homosexual. “While the allegations against me… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Woman Who Faced Possible Jail Time for Reaching Mothers Inside Abortion Facility Sentenced to Probation

By Heather Clark TORONTO, Ont. — A Canadian woman who had been arrested last December after she refused to stop reaching mothers inside of an abortion facility, and who faced possible jail time as prosecutors had recommended an 18-month sentence, has instead been placed on probation after hundreds of pro-lifers around the world submitted letters of support. Justice Rick Libman… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Risky Road: China’s Missionaries Follow Beijing West

By Editor (BBC) — When so-called Islamic State announced on June 8 that it had killed a Chinese man and woman in their mid-twenties in Pakistan’s most volatile province, many would have assumed they were two of the thousands of workers that Beijing has sent to the country in the last few years. China is investing more than $55bn (£43bn) in Pakistan, a key beneficiary of… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Controversial Couple Who ‘Abusively’ Pranked Kids on YouTube Sentenced to Five Years Probation

By Heather Clark IJAMSVILLE, Md. — A controversial Maryland couple that had been investigated by authorities following outcry from viewers of their “DaddyOFive” YouTube channel, in which they cursed at and tormented their children to a point of tears, has been sentenced to five years probation for child neglect. According to reports, Michael and Heather Martin of Ijamsville were… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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UK Couple to Take Legal Action Against Church of England Primary School After Boy Allowed to Wear Dress

By Heather Clark ISLE OF WIGHT — A couple in the United Kingdom has pulled their son out of school and plans to file a legal challenge after it was suggested that they might be “transphobic” for expressing concern that a boy was permitted to present himself as a girl on-and-off at the Church of England school their son attended. “A Church of England school, especially, should… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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UK Couple to Take Legal Action Against Church of England School After Male Student Allowed to Wear Dress

By Heather Clark ISLE OF WIGHT — A couple in the United Kingdom has pulled their son out of school and plans to file a legal challenge after it was suggested that they might be “transphobic” for expressing concern that a boy was permitted to present himself as a girl on-and-off at the Church of England school their son attended. “A Church of England school, especially, should… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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