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Humanist Lindsay van Dijk to Lead Team of Hospital Chaplains in UK

By Heather Clark BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, UK — Humanist Lindsay van Dijk has been selected to lead Buckinghamshire’s team of hospital chaplains, a move that has left Christian groups baffled. “It’s a further move away from the Christian principles upon which the NHS was founded,” Tim Dieppe of Christian Concern told Premiere News Hour this week. “The whole reason we have chaplains is… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Sen. Cory Booker, Who Once ‘Married’ Homosexuals as Mayor, Asks Trump Nominee: ‘Is Being Gay a Perversion?’

By Editor WASHINGTON (Fox News) — During his secretary of state confirmation hearing, CIA Director Mike Pompeo refused to say whether he thinks same-sex relationships are a “perversion” when pressed multiple times and said he stood by his earlier views against gay marriage. Referencing a past speech Pompeo gave, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., asked the former Kansas… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Sen. Cory Booker, Who Once ‘Married’ Homosexuals as Mayor, Asks Trump Nominee: ‘Do You Believe That Gay Sex Is a Perversion?’

By Editor WASHINGTON (Fox News) — During his secretary of state confirmation hearing, CIA Director Mike Pompeo refused to say whether he thinks same-sex relationships are a “perversion” when pressed multiple times and said he stood by his earlier views against gay marriage. Referencing a past speech Pompeo gave, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., asked the former Kansas… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Alex Malarkey, Who Disavowed ‘Boy Who Came Back From Heaven’ Story, Sues Tyndale House Publishers

By Heather Clark Alex Malarky Photo Credit: YouTube/Screenshot CAROL STREAM, Ill. — A now 20-year-old Alex Malarkey, who in 2015 publicly disavowed the best-selling story “The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven”—a book that claims he died and went to Heaven—is suing his publisher over the matter. Malarkey says that the tale was fabricated by his father, and is “highly… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Alex Malarkey, Who Disavowed ‘Boy Who Came Back From Heaven’ Story, Sues Tyndale House Publishers

By Heather Clark Alex Malarky Photo Credit: YouTube/Screenshot CAROL STREAM, Ill. — A now 20-year-old Alex Malarkey, who in 2015 publicly disavowed the best-selling story “The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven”—a book that claims he died and went to Heaven—is suing his publisher over the matter. Malarkey says that the tale was fabricated by his father, and is “highly… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Hoard of Bronze Coins from ‘Great Revolt’ Unearthed in Jerusalem

By Editor Photo Credit: Eliat Mazar/Hebrew University (Sci News) — The 1.5-cm (0.6 inch) bronze coins are well preserved, probably because they were in use for a short time. “The coins were left behind by Jewish residents who hid in a large cave for four years (66-70 CE) — from the Roman siege of Jerusalem, up until the destruction of the Second Temple and the city… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Hoard of Bronze Coins from ‘Great Revolt’ Unearthed in Jerusalem

By Editor Photo Credit: Eliat Mazar/Hebrew University (Sci News) — The 1.5-cm (0.6 inch) bronze coins are well preserved, probably because they were in use for a short time. “The coins were left behind by Jewish residents who hid in a large cave for four years (66-70 BC) — from the Roman siege of Jerusalem, up until the destruction of the Second Temple and the city… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Another UK Couple Fighting for Son’s Life After Judge Rules Life Support Should Be Removed

By Heather Clark Photo Credit: Change.org LIVERPOOL — Another couple in the UK is fighting for their son’s life after a judge ruled on Wednesday in favor of the hospital’s wishes to remove live support. Tom Evans and Kate James took their then six-month-old son Alfie to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool in December 2016 due to a chest infection. The child, who had… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Another UK Couple Fighting for Son’s Life After Judge Rules Life Support Should Be Removed

By Heather Clark Photo Credit: Change.org LIVERPOOL — Another couple in the UK is fighting for their son’s life after a judge ruled on Wednesday in favor of the hospital’s wishes to remove live support. Tom Evans and Kate James took their then six-month-old son Alfie to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool in December 2016 due to a chest infection. The child, who had… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Teacher Sues Christian School After Contract Not Renewed Following Out of Wedlock Pregnancy

By Heather Clark Photo Credit: Concord Christian School KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee teacher has sued the Christian school at which she was formerly employed on allegations that her contract was not renewed because she became pregnant out of wedlock. Tabatha Hutson has been a teacher at the Baptist-based Concord Christian School in Knoxville since 2011. Last year, while… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Teacher Sues Christian School After Contract Not Renewed Following Out of Wedlock Pregnancy

By Heather Clark Photo Credit: Concord Christian School KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee teacher has sued the Christian school at which she was formerly employed on allegations that her contract was not renewed because she became pregnant out of wedlock. Tabatha Hutson has been a teacher at the Baptist-based Concord Christian School in Knoxville since 2011. Last year, while… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Pro-Lifers Dismayed as Council Votes to Introduce UK’s First Abortion Buffer Zone

By Editor Photo Credit: Be Here for Me Facebook page (The Christian Institute) — Ealing Council’s ban on peaceful pro-life campaigners has been described as a “sad day for women.” Councillors voted unanimously to introduce the UK’s first ever abortion clinic Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO), in a move celebrated as “a landmark decision” by pro-abortion… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Pro-Lifers Dismayed as Council Votes to Introduce UK’s First Abortion Buffer Zone

By Editor Photo Credit: Be Here for Me Facebook page (The Christian Institute) — Ealing Council’s ban on peaceful pro-life campaigners has been described as a “sad day for women.” Councillors voted unanimously to introduce the UK’s first ever abortion clinic Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO), in a move celebrated as “a landmark decision” by pro-abortion… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Federal Judge Orders Houston to Pay Pastor’s Attorneys’ Fees in Homosexual ‘Spousal’ Benefits Challenge

By Heather Clark Photo: Public Domain Pictures/George Hodan HOUSTON, Texas — A U.S. district judge appointed to the bench by then-President Ronald Reagan has rejected another effort from the City of Houston to have a case regarding “spousal” benefits of homosexual government workers decided in federal court rather than by state judges, and has ordered the City to pay the… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Federal Judge Orders Houston to Pay Pastor’s Attorneys’ Fees in Homosexual ‘Spousal’ Benefits Challenge

By Heather Clark Photo: Public Domain Pictures/George Hodan HOUSTON, Texas — A U.S. district judge appointed to the bench by then-President Ronald Reagan has rejected another effort from the City of Houston to have a case regarding “spousal” benefits of homosexual government workers decided in federal court rather than by state judges, and has ordered the City to pay the… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Former Spiritual Advisor to Bill Clinton Takes Early Retirement Amid Refuted Misconduct Allegations

By Editor (ABC News) — A pastor at an Illinois church that serves more than 25,000 worshipers at eight locations stepped down more than six months ahead of his scheduled retirement amid allegations of inappropriate behavior with parishioners. Bill Hybels, founder of the Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, resigned on Tuesday after an internal investigation… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Former Spiritual Advisor to Bill Clinton Takes Early Retirement Amid Refuted Misconduct Allegations

By Editor (ABC News) — A pastor at an Illinois church that serves more than 25,000 worshipers at eight locations stepped down more than six months ahead of his scheduled retirement amid allegations of inappropriate behavior with parishioners. Bill Hybels, founder of the Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, resigned on Tuesday after an internal investigation… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Man Who Confessed to Murdering Mother, Friend Claimed Before Killing Self: ‘Nothing Happens After Death’

By Heather Clark Photo Credit: Mississippi Department of Public Safety EAST RIDGE, Tenn. — A Tennessee man who confessed on social media to murdering his mother and a friend on Sunday claimed before killing himself that “nothing happens after death, but if there is a Hell, I’m going to be in the lake of ice at the bottom.” Casey Lawhorn, 22, had shared a number of posts on… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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‘Saving Grace’: Newborn Placed Inside Safe Haven Box at Indiana Fire Station

By Heather Clark MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. — A newborn baby with her umbilical cord still attached was placed inside of a safe haven box at an Indiana fire station on Sunday, and is now safe and being cared for at a local hospital. Coolspring Township Volunteer Fire Department Chief Mick Pawlik says that first responders’ pagers went off at approximately 7:05 p.m., notifying them… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Anchorage Voters Narrowly Reject Proposal That Would Have Mandated Restroom Use to Correspond With Birth Sex

By Heather Clark ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Voters in Anchorage, Alaska have narrowly rejected a proposal that would have mandated restroom use in buildings that are owned by the city to correspond with one’s birth gender. Proposition 1 would have required “all multiple occupancy changing facilities and restrooms that are owned or operated by the municipality to be designated for, and… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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