International

Prayer Focus Marks 25 Years of 'Widening Hearts' Toward Muslims

International4/25/2018 12:45:03 PM
Thousands of American Christians due to participate in global 30 Days of Prayer for the Muslim World effort to further record turning' to ChristContact: Paul Filidis, 719-330-1011, paul@worldchristian.comCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 25, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- A global prayer movement credited with playing a major part in impacting the Muslim world is marking a quarter century of activity with what is expected to be record participation. Hundreds of thousands of Christians Source: InChrist Communications

Activists and Faith Community to Have Prayer Vigil and Public Witness in Support of Alfie Evans at the British Embassy in Washington, D.C.

International4/25/2018 5:35:04 AM
Contact: Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741WASHINGTON, April 25, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The vigil will be on Thursday, April 26, at 11:00 a.m., on the public sidewalk in front of the British Embassy located at: 3100 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008-3605.Here is a link to the Facebook Event Page:www.facebook.com/events/241266533099216/ Alfie Evans is a 23 month old boy who has captured worldwide attention as his parents seek to have him flown to an Italian hosp Source: Christian Defense Coalition

Judicial Watch: New Clinton Emails Reveal Classified Docs, Clinton Foundation Connections

International4/25/2018 4:25:01 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5188    WASHINGTON, April 25, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch today released 281 pages of newly uncovered emails of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton from the U.S. Department of State sent and received over her unsecure, non-"state.gov" email system. The emails, dated 2010 through 2013, contain classified information and detail collusion between the Clinton State Department and the Clinton Foundation.Te Source: Judicial Watch

Messed Up Pastors Kid Writes New Book 'How I Became Relentless'

International4/25/2018 5:00:00 AM
Contact: Larissa DeRungs, 918-378-7882, info@relentlessministry.com HAM LAKE, Minn., April 25, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- In her new book "How I Became Relentless," Larissa shares her story of how she was a messed up pastors kid and God brought her from a life of partying, depression, and near suicide to experiencing true fulfillment in Jesus Christ. She was then faced with extreme persecution for her faith and God taught her to relentlessly endure and love those that mocked, isolated, an Source: Relentless Ministries

RCL Benziger Announces Exclusive United States Sales and Distribution Agreement with Veritas for Credo

International4/24/2018 5:00:00 AM
RCL Benziger Announces Exclusive United States Sales and Distribution Agreement with Veritas for Credo Contact: RCL Benziger's Director of Marketing, 877-275-4725 CINCINNATI, Ohio, April 24, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Effective April 24, 2018, RCL Benziger, a Kendall Hunt company, announced today that it has established a strategic partnership with Veritas of Ireland to become the exclusive United States distributor of the Catholic high school series, Credo. Under the terms of this agre Source: RCL Benziger

A New Vision for Promise Keepers

International4/23/2018 7:50:04 AM
Contact: Kelly Shaw, Promise Keepers, 303-964-7600 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 23, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Promise Keepers announces the appointment of their new Chairman of the Board, Ken Harrison. Harrison comes from a successful business background, having built and sold a national real estate company to Colliers International Valuation and then served as CEO of Valuation for five years. Source: Promise Keepers

Book Rereleased in Spanish Provides Christian Inspiration for Business Leaders and Professionals

International4/24/2018 7:00:00 PM
Contact: Mark A. Griffin, In HIS Name HR LLC, 717-572-2183, MGriffin@InHISNameHR.com LANCASTER, Penn., April 25, 2018 / www.ChristianNewswire.com / -- In May 2012 How to Build "Kingdom-Minded" Organizations by Mark A. Griffin was published, and its success was so significant that organizations across the US and UK now use it as a guide not just within leadership teams but also boards of directors. Six years after its first publication, in response to popular demand, How to Build "Kingdo Source: In HIS Name HR

Donna Barrett Elected General Secretary

International4/23/2018 5:57:05 AM
Contact: Mark Forrester, Assemblies of God, 417-862-2781 SPRINGFIELD, Mo., April 23, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Assemblies of God Executive Presbytery has unanimously elected Donna L. Barrett to serve as the 11th general secretary of the U.S. Fellowship. With this election, the 21-member executive board fills the unexpired term of James T. Bradford, following his midterm resignation to pursue full-time pastoral ministry at Central Assembly in Springfield, Missouri. Source: Assemblies of God

Olympic Committee Clamps Down on Transgender Athletes

International4/22/2018 8:37:01 PM
Contact: 4 Winds USA, 608-469-7956 MADISON, Wisc., April 23, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Sunday Times is reporting that the International Olympic Committee is going to lower testosterone levels for women to five nanamoles, down from ten. This will make it tougher for transgenders who are now able to compete with a ten nanamoles limit. Intersex athletes competing in the women's 400 meters through the 800 meters will be tested for testosterone, reversing the current policy of no test Source: 4 WINDS USA

Light the Fire Again: Sold Out but Broadcast 'Live'

International4/20/2018 2:00:00 AM
Contact: Christ for all Nations (CfaN),407-854-4400,srodriguez@cfan.org ORLANDO, Fla., April 20, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- It is not too late to sign up for online access to the April 25-28 convergence of leaders from some of the most powerful historic revivals in the world. Christ for all Nations (CFAN) has announced that Light The Fire Again (LTFA) is sold-out but all segments, including praise and worship, will be broadcast from the very site where the Toronto Blessing was poured Source: Christ for all Nations

'Chilling' Special Report Spotlights Need for New Push Against Enduring Global Health Threat

International4/18/2018 7:36:01 AM
GFA (Gospel for Asia) matches simple mosquito net distribution with awareness drive to further 'life and death' fight against malariaContact: Palmer Holt, 704-662-2569, pholt@inchristcommunications.comWILLS POINT, Texas, April 18, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Malaria may be a thing of the past in many places, but it remains a major public health threat in large parts of the world, prompting GFA (Gospel for Asia, www.gfa.org) to sound the alarm on behalf of those still at risk. Photo: Source: InChrist Communications

Frontier Mission Champions Announce Sale of Campus in Forward-Looking Move

International4/18/2018 5:09:00 AM
William Carey International University Board says EF Education First purchase helps further founding vision in a changing world  Contact: Palmer Holt, WCIU/FV, 704-662-2569, pholt@inchristcommunications.com; Kaitlyn Buscone, EF Education First, 508-785-5696, kaitlyn.buscone@EF.com PASADENA, Calif., April 18, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The board of directors of William Carey International University (WCIU, www.wciu.edu) has announced the planned purchase of its long-term missions camp Source: InChrist Communications

Timothy Plan's Art Ally Congratulates Israel on Its 70th Birthday

International4/17/2018 10:49:04 AM
Contact: Art Ally, Timothy Plan, 407-644-1986 MAITLAND, Fla., April 17, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The modern state of Israel was born on April 18, 1948 after nearly 2,000 years following the Romans' destruction of the temple in Jerusalem in 70 A.D. "In its seven decades of existence as an independent nation, Israel has stunned the world with its many successes," said Art Ally, CEO and president of the Timothy Plan, a mutual fund family that promotes Biblically Responsible Investing, Source: Timothy Plan

Religious Freedom and Human Rights Activists to Hold Prayer Vigil and Peacefully Risk Arrest in Front of the White House on Monday, April 16

International4/15/2018 10:48:02 AM
Contact: Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741WASHINGTON, April 15, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The activists will be asking President Trump to call for the immediate release of American Pastor Andrew Brunson from a Turkish prison.Pastor Brunson, who has faithfully and compassionately served in Turkey for 23 years with no incidents, begins his trial in Turkey on Monday and faces 35 years in prison if convicted. Pastor Brunson has already been incarcerated for over 500 days.The Source: Christian Defense Coalition

Two Innocent Lives, Alfie Evans and Vincent Lambert, Sentenced to Death by European Courts

International4/13/2018 2:30:00 AM
Contact: Tom Shakely, Executive Director, Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network, 855-300-4673, tshakely@lifeandhope.com PHILADELPHIA, April 13, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Alfie Evans, a precious infant with an undiagnosed condition requiring a ventilator. Vincent Lambert, a disabled non-terminal adult who simply needs assisted food and water. European courts have ruled in two separate decisions that both Alfie and Vincent are to die. Alfie, by court order to physicians to deny oxygen to the inf Source: Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network