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Hallelujah! 673 get baptized during church’s summer youth gathering

Outstanding! Heaven is definitely celebrating as 338 people were saved and 673 baptized during a church's youth gathering.
 
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Mistaken identity brings threats to Pastor Zimmermann

Death threats were the last type of phone calls George A. Zimmermann thought he’d get after serving for 55 years as his Pennsylvania community’s preacher.
 
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Atheists unveil Fla monument near Ten Commandments
Atheists unveil Fla monument near Ten Commandments
Atheists unveil Fla monument near Ten Commandments

Atheists reveal their own monument near Fla. courthouse Ten Commandments

On Saturday (June 29) a group of atheists unveiled a monument to their unbelief at the Bradford County courthouse in Florida.According to the Associated Press, "the monument which is shaped like a bench, "has quotes from Th...

 
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Documentary highlights racial reconciliation Sanford, Fla. following death of Trayvon Martin

A new documentary, "Sanford: the Untold Story," highlighting the racial reconciliation journey being experienced in the historic city of Sanford, Fla., following the tragic death of Trayvon Martin last February, is being aired ...
 
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Churches rally around Trayvon Martin on ‘hoodie Sunday’

(RNS) Calls for legal action in the shooting death of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin are growing as preachers took to their pulpits Sunday wearing "hoodies" in symbolic solidarity around the country. One month after the death...
 
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Fla. church wants to burn Quran on 9/11 anniversary

Claiming on their website that they are “a new testament church, based on the bible,” the Dove World Outreach Center in Gainesville, Fla., tends to attract media attention by engaging in activities that rank high in shock effec...

 
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Churches are dying fastest in the so-called Bible Belt/Credit: klsmith77/sxc.hu
Churches are dying fastest in the so-called Bible Belt/Credit: klsmith77/sxc.hu

Fastest death rate of churches is in the Bible Belt

The fastest death rate of churches in America is happening in the Bible belt, said a southern US pastor at a 3-day convention that was held recently, according to Christian Today (CT). At Advance10: Contextualizing the Gospel i...
 
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Christians Transform Yoga Stretches With Bible Verses

A Methodist Church in Loxahatchee, Fla. incorporated recently the stretching movements of yoga and Pilates with Christian prayer and meditation, through a class called Praisemoves, according to the Sun Sentinel. The class is fo...
 
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Christians celebrate Earth Day

This year Christians throughout the United States will be celebrating Earth Day through a live simulcast nationwide, through documentaries, lectures and seminars on God’s creation and man’s stewardship of the earth. Earth Day, ...