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Surrogacy Hub Thailand to Restrict ‘Rent a Womb’ Services
Surrogacy Hub Thailand to Restrict ‘Rent a Womb’ Services
Surrogacy Hub Thailand to Restrict ‘Rent a Womb’ Services

Surrogacy Hub Thailand To Restrict ‘Rent A Womb’ Services

Thailand is cracking down on a thriving but legally dubious industry where infertile foreign couples pay Thai women to bear children.
 
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Racism: The Cause, The Cancer, And How Christians Can Get Beyond It

In his new book, “The Truth About Racism,” Dr. Phil Asante provides a thoroughly researched and carefully examined account that lays out the origins of racism from a biblical and evolutionary perspective. The book is broken dow...
 
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How Then Should We Live? How Christians Should Respond To The Michael Brown Shooting

How Should Christians respond to the Michael Brown shooting? With godly compassion, fear and trembling. People in Ferguson need to know that Christians understand how they feel.

 
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Analysts: Islamic State Militants Far From Defeated
Analysts: Islamic State Militants Far From Defeated
Analysts: Islamic State Militants Far From Defeated

Analysts: Islamic State Militants Far From Defeated

As the U.S. focuses on curbing Islamic State fighters in northern Iraq, militants from the extremist group continue to fight in several areas, including close to the western edges of Iraq's capital, Baghdad, sources said.
 
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After The Ferguson Protests, Church Volunteers Pick Up The Pieces

On the fourth morning after Michael Brown’s death, residents from different parts of the region came together to pick up the pieces.
 
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Pope’s Korea Trip Also Puts Focus on Rise of Christianity in China
Pope’s Korea Trip Also Puts Focus on Rise of Christianity in China
Pope’s Korea Trip Also Puts Focus on Rise of Christianity in China

Pope’s Asia Trip Puts Focus On Rise Of Christianity In China

Pope Francis left Wednesday on the first trip to Asia by a pontiff in more than a quarter century. He honored martyrs in South Korea who helped bring Catholicism to that country, but some Vatican watchers believe the visit was ...

 
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Kenneth Bae Transferred to N. Korea Labor Camp
Kenneth Bae Transferred to N. Korea Labor Camp
Kenneth Bae Transferred to N. Korea Labor Camp

Kenneth Bae Transferred To North Korea Labor Camp

Korean-American missionary Kenneth Bae has been transferred to a North Korean labor camp from a hospital, despite U.S. concerns that his health is worsening.
 
Causes
 
US must ‘destroy’ Islamic State, say religious conservatives
US must ‘destroy’ Islamic State, say religious conservatives
US must ‘destroy’ Islamic State, say religious conservatives

US must ‘Destroy’ Islamic State, Say Religious Conservatives

A coalition of more than 50 religious leaders, led by mostly conservative Catholic, evangelical and Jewish activists, is calling on President Obama to sharply escalate military action against Islamic extremists in Iraq. They s...
 
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3 Years Later, American Aid Worker Still Captive in Pakistan
3 Years Later, American Aid Worker Still Captive in Pakistan
3 Years Later, American Aid Worker Still Captive in Pakistan

3 Years Later, American Aid Worker Still Captive In Pakistan

Three years ago today Warren Weinstein, an American aid worker, was kidnapped by unknown armed men in the Pakistani city of Lahore. A resident of Rockville, Maryland, Weinstein was a business development expert working in Pakis...

 
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Racial Tensions Remain High in Missouri
Racial Tensions Remain High in Missouri
Racial Tensions Remain High in Missouri

Racial Tensions Remain High In Missouri

Racial tensions remain high in a suburb outside Saint Louis, Missouri days after an unarmed black teenager was shot to death, allegedly by a white police officer. Civil rights leaders and President Barack Obama are calling for...