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Sweet Cakes to Appeal Gag Order

The Oregon official who last week fined a Christian couple $135,000 for declining to bake a cake for a same-sex commitment ceremony in 2012 also ordered them to stop talking about their ...

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UCC Denomination No Friend of Israel

Declining United Church of Christ’s Israel divestment might not pack any punch The United Church of Christ (UCC) last week became the latest mainline Protestant denomination to approve a resolution calling for ...

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“I Love God More” Says Rapper Dre Tee

Dre Tee has been performing and writing music since his early teens. Originally focused on breaking into the bigtime, the Lord had different plans for him. Metro Voice recently got a chance ...

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Living Waters Canoe Ministry Makes a Splash

Canoeing Popular With Families and Church Groups. With snow on the ground in January, it’s hard to imagine why eight Christian men would want to canoe a clear Ozark river. The temperature ...

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Can Exodus Cry End Sex Slavery in Our Time?

Modern-day slavery is a global epidemic. Every year, millions of women and girls are exploited in the commercial sex industry. This August, a new generation of abolitionists is being called to take ...

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3,000 Mile Ride2Freedom to Stop in KC

A group of 30 youths from 13 countries on five continents will stop in Kansas City on their 3,300-mile bicycle journey across the United States. Their mission: to call attention to plight ...

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Charleston Pastor Remembered for Loving Others

  Clementa Pinckney, senior pastor of Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, S.C., was remembered over the weekend by colleagues and friends as a godly man who cared deeply for others. Pinckney was ...

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Fan Drive Helps Others Survive Heat

Westlake Hardware partners with Salvation Army to bring summer relief to areas disadvantaged. We knew it couldn’t last. The cool, wet spring abruptly came to an end last week as heat surged ...

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Looking Beyond Wins & Losses

Kansas City Royals Manager Dayton Moore on Faith and the Game The best hitters in Major League Baseball fail two-thirds of the time. This year’s World Series champion likely will lose 60 ...

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Successful Dad To-Do List

For nearly 22 years, I’ve had the privilege of being called Dad and just a few days ago, my third (of four) child graduated from high school. As a young dad, I ...

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Keeping Dad Healthy

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In honor of Father’s Day this month, let’s take a deeper look at understanding heath, wellness, sickness and disease, especially as it relates to men. Men hold a very important role in ...

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Money Can’t Buy Her Love

There is one thing that is universal-we all have a mother. As I contemplated this upcoming day of honoring mothers, I knew some of the reasons we celebrate mothers. They carried us ...

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Life Inspires Lyrics for Grandeur Band

Hailing from Blue Springs, the band Grandeur has been flying under the radar for a while, writing a collection of praise and rock with a focus on the Lord. As mentioned last ...

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Tim Tebow’s Mom to Speak May 30

Pam Tebow, mother of Heisman Trophy winner and NFL Quarterback Tim Tebow, will be the guest speaker Saturday, May 30 at 7:00 p.m. at the Ottawa Municipal Auditorium, 301 S. Hickory Street, ...

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10 Speakers in 2 Days That Will Change Your Life

Men from across the region are invited to Kansas City for worship, humor, and challenging messages from an amazing group of pastors, leaders, high achievers – men who have been through the ...

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The Sun is Our Friend

Genesis 1:16 tells us “God made two great lights – the greater light to govern the day and the lesser light to govern the night.” Just as God made plants, animals and ...

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Ferguson: Getting to We

When I heard about the cowardly opportunist who shot two police officers a few days ago, I dropped my head in sadness and prayed. Convinced this was an act of evil and ...

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What Americans Ask in Prayer

Americans tend to be self-focused in their prayer life, asking God for personal desires more often than people in crisis or the unsaved, according to a recent survey from Nashville-based LifeWay Research. ...

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Kansas City Concert Schedule

There are some exciting events coming to the KC area, and here’s your chance to get in on the action! For a full list of concerts visit our Calendar Events Guide Unspoken ...

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Seeking God’s Heart

For Lynda Randle, God’s heart is a personal passion   Known for her anointed vocal ability as a Gaither Homecoming artist, Lynda Randle is also passionate about connecting women through worship. For ...

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Mega-Pastor Keion Henderson’s “faith” is Epitome Magazine’s cover story

Keion Henderson

Mega Pastor Keion Henderson, of The LightHouse Church in Texas, has made the cover of Epitome Magazine’s Spring 2015 edition. Henderson is featured as part of the magazine’s ‘Next’ segment, which spotlights ...

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25th Annual ‘Just Pray NO!’ Weekend of Prayer April 11 – 12

CLEARWATER, Fla., March 19, 2015 |Christian News Service| — The 25th Annual “Just Pray NO!” Worldwide Weekend of Prayer and Fasting for the addicted and their families is scheduled for April 11 ...

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Missouri Court Rules Consortium Instituting Common Core Unconstitutional

Jefferson City, Missouri – On February 24, 2015, the Circuit Court for Cole County, Missouri ruled in favor of Missouri taxpayer plaintiffs Fred N. Sauer, Anne Gassel, and Gretchen Logue in their constitutional challenge to ...

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ISIS Hostage Kayla Reflected God’s Love

Pastor: Kayla Mueller Reflected God’s Love   Family, friends, and strangers gather to honor the Christian aid worker killed by ISIS   By Maria Baer | (WNS)–Thousands of friends, family, neighbors, and strangers ...

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Lutherans Work in Ferguson for Long Haul

By Megan Mertz  |   Months after the Aug. 9 shooting of black teen Michael Brown Jr., a group of Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod pastors and vicars — led by Lutheran Church Missouri ...

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