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SF Archbishop Schools Pelosi on Marriage Tolerance   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-20 - 1 month ago
Contact: Wendy Wright, Catholic Family & Human Rights Institute, 212-754-5948,wendy@c-fam.org NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ --San Francisco politicians got more than they bargained for when they tried to demonize pro-marriage supporters and pressure Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone to bow out of today's March for Marriage in Washington, DC. Instead of cowering in fear, Cordileone-- who rallied voters to pass 2008 California's marriage amendment-- expla Source: Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute (C-FAM)

Ignitia Online Curriculum Helps Boost SAT Scores   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-20 - 1 month ago
Contact: Teri Elgersma, Alpha Omega Publications, 800-682-7391 ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa, June 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- With the help of Ignitia online curriculum, a small Christian school and its online program for grades 7-12 are thriving in Northern Minnesota. Nestled in the heart of the Iron Range in Hibbing, Minnesota, Victory Christian Academy was originally established in 1983 and expanded in 2010 to open its doors to secondary students. The non-denominational school now enrolls st Source: Alpha Omega Publications

Iran's Persecution of Pastor Abedini Worsens   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-20 - 1 month ago
Joint Hearing of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations & the Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa U.S. Rep. Chris Smith, ChairmanContact: Jeff Sagnip, District Director for Cong. Chris Smith,202-225-3765, jeff.sagnip@mail.house.gov; chrissmith.house.govWASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/--The end of this month will mark two years since Pastor Saeed Abedini has seen or hugged his wife, Nagmeh a Source: Congressman Chris Smith

Congressional Republicans Reject Conservative Leadership   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-20 - 1 month ago
Contact: Bob Sturm, 703-392-7676; ConservativeHQ.com MANASSAS, Va., June 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Richard A. Viguerie, Chairman of ConservativeHQ.com and author of TAKEOVER, The 100-Year War for the Soul of the GOP and How Conservatives Can Finally Win It, issued the following statement in response to the results of today's House Republican Conference leadership elections: "There was good news and bad news in this afternoon's House Republican leadership elections," said Mr. Vig Source: American Target Advertising and ConservativeHQ

Presbyterians Redefine Marriage   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-20 - 1 month ago
"Only declining denominations reject historic Christian standards and in nearly every case that rejection reinforces the decline. Who respects a church that only echoes the secular world?" -- IRD President Mark Tooley Contact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 202-413-5639 cell, jwalton@TheIRD.org WASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Presbyterians have voted to allow their pastors to preside over marriages between people of the same sex in stat Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy

Simple Woman Powerful Faith   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-19 - 1 month ago
Contact: Marion Mulhall, Worldpriest, 212-231-8265, info@worldpriest.com NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- In most countries across the world, rosary beads are easily available, and sometimes they are in super surplus. But here is a very interesting story of how one woman, Bronislava Klimavishute, stuck in a hope-less situation, along with many others, made a rosary available so that it could be used by those around her. Magadan is the city in Far East Siberia, built by Stal Source: WORLDPRIEST

Major Relic of St. John Paul II to Visit United States Cities this Year   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-19 - 1 month ago
Stops include Boston, Baltimore, New York and PhiladelphiaContact: Andrew Walther, Knights of Columbus, 203-824-5412, andrew.walther@kofc.org NEW HAVEN, Conn., June 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ --Relics of St. John Paul II-- who was canonized in April-- will visit several U.S. cities over the next several months. The relics will begin their tour with visits to both Boston and Baltimore this coming weekend. This tour will provide Catholics in the United States an opportunity to Source: Knights of Columbus

James Fortune to Perform for FBCLG Scholarship Ministry Event   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-19 - 1 month ago
The event will raise scholarship money for local youth in the community Contact: Brianna Smallwood, 732-828-2009 SOMERSET, N.J., June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Award winning gospel sensation, James Fortune, will be performing at First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens (FBCLG) on Saturday, June 21, 2014. Fortune will give a show in support of the FBCLG Scholarship Ministry. He will be accompanied by his group singers and band to deliver an outstanding show. King of dramedy, J.D. Law Source: First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens

2300 Pennsylvanians Ask Governor Corbett to Appeal Jones' DOMA Decision   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-19 - 1 month ago
Contact: Diane Gramley, 814-271-9078 FRANKLIN, Penn., June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Today the American Family Association of Pennsylvania (AFA of PA) delivered over 2300 petitions from concerned Pennsylvanians to Governor Corbett's Northwest Regional Office. The petitioners are asking Governor Corbett to appeal Judge John Jones' May 20th decision which declared our Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional. "Pennsylvanians who understand what real marriage is are outraged Source: American Family Association of Pennsylvania

Billy Graham Rapid Response Team Chaplains on the Ground in Tornado-Stricken Pilger, Nebraska   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-19 - 1 month ago
Chaplains Deploying to Address the Emotional and Spiritual Needs in the Community Following Deadly StormContact: Erik Ogren, 704-401-2117, eogren@bgea.orgCHARLOTTE, N.C., June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ --Crisis-trained chaplains with the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team are in Pilger, Neb., to assist the people and churches of the community in the aftermath of Monday's deadly storm. The small town of less than 400 was nearly demolished when twin tornadoes ripped through the area Source: Billy Graham Evangelistic Assoc.

India's Prime Minister Takes Strong Stance Against Recent Violence Towards Women and Girls   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-18 - 1 month ago
Dr. K.P. Yohannan Grateful for Government Response; Incidents Highlight Need to Address Abuse of Women Around the WorldContact: Matti Stevenson, 719-360-0586DALLAS, June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Dr. K. P. Yohannan, missionary-statesman and advocate for the poor and destitute in South Asia, is grateful and encouraged by newly elected Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent comments and commitment to addressing incidents of mistreatment of women and girls in his country.Photo: Illite Source: InChrist Communications

SPLC Fails in Yet Another Effort to Attack and Destroy Public Advocate and Eugene Delgaudio   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-18 - 1 month ago
Federal Case filed by SPLC Lawyers Ends in Denver ColoradoContact: Eugene Delgaudio, Public Advocate, 703-845-1808, eugenedelgaudio@erols.comDENVER,June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ --Public Advocate announced today that a federal case filed against it in the Fall of 2012 in Denver, Colorado by lawyers for the Southern Poverty Law Center ("SPLC") has been dismissed. This lawsuit arose out of fliers mailed out by Public Advocate informing the public that two can Source: Public Advocate

Sisters and Residents Speak Out Against Strip Club Next to Convent   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-18 - 1 month ago
Thomas More Society Attorneys Address Adult Entertainment Venue's Legal Violations Contact: Tom Ciesielka, TC Public Relations, 312-422-1333, 312-403-1333 (on-site mobile), tc@tcpr.net MELROSE PARK and STONE PARK, Ill., June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Thomas More Society attorneys address community members of Melrose Park and Stone Park who will gather in opposition to the Club Allure strip club. WHEN: Today, Wednesday, June 18 at 2:30 p.m. (Central) A procession will start i Source: TC Public Relations

Christians in Jordan and Lebanon Embrace Syrian Refugees Despite Opposition   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-18 - 1 month ago
Contact: Andrea Rhodes, +44(0)118-952-1428 SWINDON, England, June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Christian community in Jordan and Lebanon has become a key source of practical and emotional support for thousands of Syrians who have lost everything. When Syrian refugees started pouring into Jordan three years ago, heading for the border town of Mafraq, the Bible Society of Jordan and a local church were among the first organisations to spring into action. "More and more Syrians Source: United Bible Societies

Mega Churches Rate Higher with First-time Guests and Micro Churches are Friendliest   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-18 - 1 month ago
Contact: Melanie Smollen, Faith Perceptions, 573-335-1782, melanie@faithperceptions.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Faith Perceptions has once again released their findings in their annual Church Index. This 2014 index incorporates data collected over six years and 4,288 worship services to shed light on how churches of different sizes are faring across the United States with first-time guests. This index shows that mega churches, those averaging over 1,000 in Source: Faith Perceptions

New Book Explains Why Virtuous Life is Universal Answer to God's Great Call   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-18 - 1 month ago
Contact: Paul Rakowicz, Author, 248-520-7809, paul@rakowicz.com HIGHLAND, Mich., June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- "The Virtuous Life: God's First and Great Commandment," a new book by Christian author, teacher and pastor Paul Rakowicz, is designed to help readers discover how to have a daily virtuous Christian walk, regardless of their denomination. The book answers questions such as: Why does one need to be living the virtuous life? Why is this God's universal call in Source: CJR Press

First Graphic Novel by Apologist Dr. Ravi Zacharias   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-18 - 1 month ago
Contact: Susan Janiak, 352-728-1414 ATLANTA, June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- This weekend, apologist Dr. Ravi Zacharias will debut his first graphic novel, The Lamb and the Fuhrer, at the International Christian Retail Show held at the Georgia World Congress Center. Based on his popular Great Conversations series, this graphic novel is the first in an expected series that covers imaginative conversations between Jesus Christ and historical world thought leaders. Some might question Source: Kingstone Comics

Impact of 2001 U. S. Supreme Court Ruling on Public Schools   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-18 - 1 month ago
Contact: Melody Bentley, 571-274-6058 WARRENTON, Mo., June 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- It has been thirteen years since the Supreme Court ruling permitting Good News Clubs to meet after hours in public schools. What circumstances led to this case and has the ruling proven beneficial to our public school children? In 1996, Pastor Stephen Fournier and his wife, Darleen, were running a Good News Club in the town of Milford, New York. The club was a small Bible club but sponsored by the Source: Tradewinds Consulting Inc.

'Without Walls' Church Bankruptcy Creates Blessings   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-17 - 1 month ago
Contact: David Bradshaw, 877-374-4437 OCALA, Fla., June 17, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Without Walls International Church bankruptcy provides an opportunity for blessing for the church and commercial real estate buyers. The bankruptcy will jettison debt for the church, allowing them to focus on their core mission of serving their members and the community. Additionally, the bankruptcy auction, conducted by Tranzon Driggers, will provide a blessing to buyers seeking to purchase two of th Source: Tranzon Driggers

Fugitive Georgia Abortionist Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Criminal Abortion   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-17 - 1 month ago
Contact: Troy Newman, President, 316-841-1700; Cheryl Sullenger, Senior Policy Advisor, 316-516-3034; both with Operation Rescue, info.operationrescue@gmail.comVALDOSTA, Ga., June 17, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ --Georgia abortionist Charles Rossman pled guilty this morning (June 17) to the charge of criminal abortion. He was sentenced to a total of ten years with five to be served in prison and the remaining five to be served on probation. He was also fin Source: Operation Rescue

New Book Helps Moms Maximize Resources During Challenging Economic Times   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-17 - 1 month ago
'Virtually New for Virtually Nothing' Provides Roadmap for Living with Godly Financial Principles-- and Saving a BuckContact: Matti Stevenson,719-360-0586, mstevenson@inchristcommunications.com RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., June 17, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- "Virtually New for Virtually Nothing: Maximizing Your Resources in Today's Challenging Economic Times," the new book by author, speaker and consultant Kim Moeller, gives moms a biblical roadmap for living by god Source: InChrist Communications

Author Says Islam is the Bases for the Beast of Revelation   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-17 - 1 month ago
Contact: Michael Fortner, 580-458-9372, okmedia@mail.com LAWTON, Okla., June 17, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Author, historian, and Bible prophecy expert, Michael D. Fortner's latest book, "The Beast and False Prophet Revealed," presents new and enlightening discoveries from over 30 years of research into Bible prophecy. This new look at Bible prophecy presents strong evidence that the coming beast and false prophet of the book of Revelation are based solidly in Islam and Muhammad. Wh Source: Trumpet Press

C.J. Masimore Named a 'Rising Star'   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-17 - 1 month ago
Contact: Sandy Stefanski, 201-956-8166 NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Open Hands Legal Services ("Open Hands") Executive Director, C.J. Masimore, has been recognized by The New York Law Journal as one of its 2014 Rising Stars. The award recognizes New York lawyers age 40 and under "who have established a record of accomplishments and demonstrated that they are top contributors to the practice of law and their communities." An esteemed panel of judges selected the 42 Source: Open Hands Legal Services

C.J. Masimore Named a 'Rising Star'   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-17 - 1 month ago
Contact: Sandy Stefanski, 201-956-8166 NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Open Hands Legal Services ("Open Hands") Executive Director, C.J. Masimore, has been recognized by The New York Law Journal as one of its 2014 Rising Stars. The award recognizes New York lawyers age 40 and under "who have established a record of accomplishments and demonstrated that they are top contributors to the practice of law and their communities." An esteemed panel of judges selected the 42 Source: Open Hands Legal Services

Executive Additions Signal Douglas Shaw and Associates' Commitment to Attracting Top, Proven Talent   (Open in a new window)

Source: christiannewswire.com | 2014-06-17 - 1 month ago
Moves Translate into Superior Work in Strategy, Creative, Execution, Analytics and Client Services Contact: Ty Mays, 770-256-8710, tmays@inchristcommunications.com NAPERVILLE, Ill., June 16, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Douglas Shaw and Associates (www.douglasshaw.com), an innovative, full-service fundraising and communications agency largely serving faith-based and other nonprofits, announces two new hires, which demonstrates the agency's continued commitment to providing it Source: InChrist Communicatinos
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