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

Islam4/25/2018 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

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

Islam4/25/2018 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

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

Islam4/17/2018 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

Islam4/15/2018 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

IRD Attends Red Lynchburg 'Revival' Hosted by Red Letter Christians

Islam4/7/2018 4:37:05 AM
"Growing up in a Pentecostal church, I attended many revivals where the Good News of what Jesus has done and continues to do for us was shared and lost souls were saved. But Red Letter Christians' 'revival' offers more condemnation than the hope of Jesus." -- IRD's Chelsen Vicari Contact: Chelsen Vicari, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 540-239-2170 cell, cvicari@theird.org LYNCHBURG, Va., April 7, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Evangelical Left activist Shane Claibo Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy

Creating a Better Future for Syrian-Armenian Youth

Islam3/29/2018 5:18:04 AM
Contact: World Council of Churches Media Office, +41 79 507 6363, www.oikoumene.org/press   GENEVE, March 29, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- On 20 March the unique program aiming to empower Syrian-Armenian youth who escaped the ongoing conflict in Syria and settled in Armenia was launched in Yerevan. Through training, capacity building and joint activities, the project aims to deepen the relations between Syrian and local Armenian youth.Photo: Project launch at the Charitable Organization Source: World Council of Churches

White House Petition for a Just and Moral Foreign Policy in Israel

Islam3/18/2018 7:01:00 PM
Contact: Terry McIntosh, 270-534-0792, terry@usajourney.us PADUCAH, Ky., March 19, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Rev. Terry McIntosh, CEO of the Jesus Christ Embassy Palestine, and a former congressional candidate, has personally launched an official White House petition demanding a just and moral foreign policy regarding Israel and Palestine. His petition is unlike others that focus on political issues. McIntosh mandates that the highest standard of American and religious conduct be ap Source: Jesus Christ Embassy Palestine

Learn How to Reach Muslims with the Gospel

Islam3/19/2018 4:00:00 AM
Contact: Marta, 303-442-3333 DEARBORN, Mich., March 19, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Legacy 2018: Liberty to the Captives is coming to Dearborn, MI, on May 31- June 2, 2018. Legacy is a biannual conference that mobilizes and equips the Church to reveal the love of Jesus Christ to Muslims. God's call to evangelize Muslims in their native countries, as well as immigration and high biological growth rates, have provided us with unprecedented opportunities. This three-day gathering features Source: Horizons International

NGO Statement on Freedom of Religion in Malaysia

Islam3/8/2018 8:50:05 PM
Contact: Gregory Treat, 703-503-0791 GENEVA, March 9, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 the undersigned NGOs sponsored a side-event at the UN in Geneva, during the 37th Regular Session of the Human Rights Council. A panel of distinguished experts, including Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, the Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion and Belief; along with a special video message from Baroness Elizabeth Berridge, Member of the UK House of Lords, Chair of the International Panel of Source: Jubilee Campaign

Islands of Peace Announces Vital Partnerships

Islam3/6/2018 6:00:00 PM
New Initiatives Will Meet Great Needs in Israel and the Palestinian Authority Contact: Mendy Nestor, 724-733-1200 ext 22, mendy@infinityconcepts.net NEW YORK, March 7, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Islands of Peace (IOP) announces partnerships with EcoloBlue and Infinity Concepts as they pursue ground-breaking innovation to transform the way people live and interact with one another. Islands of Peace, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides non-political collaborative opportunitie Source: Infinity Concepts

National Council of Catholic Women Announces Holy Land Project

Islam3/6/2018 1:30:00 AM
The National Council of Catholic Women unites schools in Holy Land with U.S. Schools Contact: Laraine Bennett, 703-224-0990, lbennett@nccw.org WASHINGTON, Mar. 6, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The National Council of Catholic Women (NCCW) is delighted to announce the first school pairing in our project to enhance knowledge of the daily life of Catholics in the Holy Land. This came about at the request of Catholic women in the Holy Land who indicated that they wanted to increase awareness i Source: National Council of Catholic Women

Dr. Alex McFarland's Truth for a New Generation Conference Welcomes Stellar Lineup

Islam3/5/2018 4:31:05 AM
March 23-24 Event in North Carolina Features Todd Starnes, Lauren Green, Josh McDowell, J. Warner Wallace and Others Contact: Emily Brunner, 610-584-1096 ext. 100, media@HamiltonStrategies.com GREENSBORO, N.C., Mar. 5, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Religion and culture expert, national radio host and author Dr. Alex McFarland is just a few weeks away from the 2018 Truth for a New Generation (TNG) conference on March 23-24 in the greater Greensboro area of North Carolina. Source: Hamilton Strategies

SAT-7 KIDS Marks a Decade of Christian Programming to Some of World's Most Closed Countries

Islam2/27/2018 6:24:05 AM
Millions of young viewers have found 'unfailing hope' through 24/7 network focused on region's teens and children Contact: Barbara Weldon, 540-905-2558, bweldon@inchristcommunications.com NASHVILLE. Feb. 27, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Christian media group SAT-7 (www.sat7usa.org) is marking a major milestone at "Proclaim 18," the 75th annual National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) Conventiona decade of children's broadcasting in the Middle East and North Africa, where churches may b Source: InChrist Communications

Foundation for Moral Law Files Amicus Brief Supporting Trump Travel Ban

Islam2/27/2018 5:00:00 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org   MONTGOMERY, Ala., Feb. 27, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Foundation for Moral Law, an Alabama nonprofit corporation dedicated to the defense of religious liberty and a strict interpretation of the Constitution in accordance with the intent of its Framers, filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court Monday supporting Proclamation 9645, President Trump's travel ban.Proclamation 9645 prohibits t Source: Foundation for Moral Law

Evangelist Alveda King: Can Anything Good Come from President Trump? Yes! Happy Paychecks

Islam1/29/2018 3:32:05 AM
Contact: Leslie Palma, 732-757-9087 ATLANTA, Jan. 29, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Contrary to "fake news", current tax cuts commandeered by President Donald Trump are resulting in financial blessings and not just for the rich and famous. Calls are coming in across America about how due to POTUS tax cuts, paychecks have increased in every sector and how job rates are rising and unemployment is falling. Human capital is also rising as POTUS sheds light in the tunnels for womb babies. P Source: Alveda King Ministries