Christians Call a Prostitution Ban in the Netherlands

Young Christians joined more than 40,000 people in signing a petition which calls for a total ban on prostitution in the Netherlands.

Africa May Dominate the Christian World by 2060

A recent study suggests that Africa may lead the number of Christians worldwide in the future. According to the projections of Pew Research Center, there will be 727 million Christians living in Africa by 2060.

China Rewards Those Who Report Christians

In another part of a crackdown on Christianity, China now offers bounty to those who snitch on Christians. Authorities will give $1,500 (10,000 yuan)--about two month's worth of salary, to people who report underground churches to the government.

Museum of the Bible Announces Major Exhibit in 2020

The Museum of the Bible announced plans for a major, temporary exhibit that will explore the relationship between science and the Bible.

Christianity Explored Reaches 1,250 Latin Americans

Christianity Explored Ministry (CEM) announced that 1,250 people in Latin America have been trained in mission through the Christianity Explored course.

Canadians Denounce Religious Symbol Ban for Govt Staff

Several faith groups in Canada denounced a bill that would ban civil servants from wearing religious symbols.

Nigeria to Translate Bible in 250 Languages

Wycliffe Associates has agreed to translate the Bible into 250 languages in Nigeria. The Biblical translator revealed that they aim to start the projects within next year.

Christian Village in Congo Attacked, 6 Killed

Six Christians were killed and 470 others flee after militants recently attacked a Christian village in the northeast Democratic Republic of Congo.

Mentally Ill Christians Charged with Blasphemy in Pakistan

Local police has charged a mentally-disabled Pakistani Christian man with blasphemy. Stephen Masih, 38, unmarried, was arrested after he was accused of making "derogatory remarks against the Prophet Muhammad."

Study: Faith is Good for the Brain

According to an article by Italian science journalist Piero Bianucci, prayer and other experiences related to faith stimulate a part of the brain associated with strong, positive emotions.

Business

Christians, Work, and Bad Behavior

As a 34-year employee of the Federal government, including 20 years as a manager, I saw all kinds of behavior: professional, unprofessional, and downright...

Questions To Ask Before Taking Social Security

Social Security can be an important part of your retirement income. So, before you start making decisions about your payments, you’ll want to know...

Financial Tips For Single Women

What are your financial goals? Men and women face the same economic stress factors of modern life, but women still face specific obstacles.

Education

Memoir Stars: High School Students Interview Senior Citizens

Too often we don’t learn about our brothers and sisters in Christ until their funeral or memorial service.