Category: Culture

Bible Verses on Giving

Giving this Holiday Season

Let the Scriptures, and the Holy Spirit, be your guide in giving this holiday season and beyond (image:St Leodegar's Church). November and December are both months filled with the spirit of giving. We give not to get anything in return, but because Jesus gave his life for us. Here are 20 Bible verses to chew on during this wonderful season. […]

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Why are Millennials Sick of Church?

Why are Millennials Sick of Church?

Ministers should know that millennials don't need a lot of frills in a church service. (ECWA Archive) There are literally thousands of articles online about why the
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Denzel Washington Schools Pentecostals on Gratitude

Denzel Washington Schools Pentecostals on Gratitude

by Jim Gallagher / St. Louis Post-Dispatch – Gratitude in Schools, Denzel Washington (Reuters) Hollywood star Denzel Washington, the son of a pastor, preached a sermon of gratefulness
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Nigerian bishop to lecture on religion, development and democracy in Africa at the University of Notre Dame at the University of Notre Dame on Oct. 29 (Thursday)

Nigerian bishop to lecture on religion, development and democracy in Africa on October 29

by Elizabeth Rankin, University of Notre Dame, Kellogg Institute for International Studies, 574-631-9184, erankin3@nd.edu Bishop Matthew H. Kukah, a noted Nigerian advocate for justice, democracy and human development, will speak at the University of Notre Dame on Oct. 29 (Thursday). His lecture, “Religion, Human Development and Democracy in Africa: Lessons from Nigeria,” is sponsored by the Kellogg Institute for International Studies. […]

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Prayer Houses

Are You a Biblical Christian or a Cultural Christian?

Patrick Morley | Are you a biblical or a cultural Christian? (ECWA Archive) Contrary to the opinions of some, Christianity is still flourishing in our society. There are more Christians today in America than ever before, both as a percentage and in total numbers. Roughly one in three Americans indicates they have asked Jesus to forgive their sins and grant […]

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Prophetic Dream - From Trump to Triumph

Prophetic Dream: From Trump to Triumph

"As I looked at this word suddenly the letters began to rearrange and the word went from 'TRUMP" to "TRIUMPH.'" (Lucas Jackson/Reuters, phot/Eric Thayer for The New York Times) Firstly, I want to preface this word by saying that I do not have a political agenda for the United States of America. I am simply one person in Australia who […]

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Pentecostal Pastor's Daughter Survives Oregon Shooting Thanks to Another's Selfless Act (wdtv)

Pentecostal Pastor’s Daughter Survives Oregon Shooting Thanks to Another’s Selfless Act

by Jessilyn Justice (image: wdtv) The pastor says his daughter was frozen to the floor, covered by the body and blood of one of her classmates.   And as his daughter Lacey lay underneath Treven Anspach, her father says she only knew one thing: Pray.   Shooter Chris Harper-Mercer then "walked over my daughter and shot the next one," Pastor Randy Scroggins […]

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