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    You find what you are looking for

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    You will see me and find me when you seek me with all your heart—Jeremiah 29:13 (NIV). While cleaning house recently, I tuned my TV to a local news broadcast. My attention ...

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    Some doubt wisdom of teaching the Bible in schools

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    A movement to start Bible classes in public schools is gaining ground. Seven states already recognize these classes and six more could soon follow. The legislators and organizations behind this latest effort ...

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    Don’t miss this cool college fair in Kansas City

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    Deciding what to do after high school? Checking out colleges and other options? Here’s the cool thing: There’s an event in Kansas City that brings together colleges and other options from across ...

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    Trump’s State of the Union guest Matthew Charles, the face of criminal justice reform, gave his life to Christ in prison

    President Trump invited several incredible guests, who “represent the very best of America,” to attend his second State of the Union address alongside First Lady Melania Trump on Tuesday night. Among them is Matthew Charles, an ex-convict ...

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    Church security training offered in Lenexa

    Many churches have taken comfort in the thought that “it could never happen here,” but headlines and a steadily-growing body of statistical evidence demonstrate that violence in faith-based organizations is not just ...

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    Former ISIS fighters finding Christ in Syria

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    The recent announcement that the United States would withdraw its small contingent of just 2,000 troops from Syria has some Christians worried while others see room for optimism. As the civil war ...

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    Millennial Christians not fond of evangelism

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    If the future of spreading the Gospel is in the hands of millennial Christians, evangelism in America is at risk. Barna research reveals in a new study that about half of younger ...

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    Wycliffe receives 619 requests for new Bible translation

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    The people who speak 619 different languages, and who don’t have a Bible in their languages, are asking for help. Wycliffe Associates, an international organization involving people in the advancement of Bible ...

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    People who attend church lead happier lives

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    Those who identify with a religious group and regularly attend worship services tend to be happier and more civically engaged than those who do not, a new Pew Research Center survey has ...

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    Patrick Mahomes shows his class in acceptance speech for NFL’s MVP award; thanks God and others

    Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was named the NFL MVP at Saturday night’s NFL Honors ceremony in Atlanta. The 23-year-old quarterback received 41 of 50 votes from a nationwide panel of ...

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    Four Super Bowl Christians to look for in Sunday’s game

    In 2002, the up-and-coming New England Patriots stunned the Los Angeles Rams in the Super Bowl. That win marked the beginning of the New England dynasty. Seventeen years later, the storylines are reversed. ...

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    Melanie Few is celebrating 20 years of her Super Bowl Gospel Celebration

    Melanie Few is a marketing executive with a huge vision — for 20 years, she has merged faith and football by producing the Super Bowl Gospel Celebration, which brings together some of ...

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    Muslim woman flees domestic abuse, finds Christ and new calling

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    No one would have thought a Muslim woman in Iran who was simply trying to stay alive in an abusive marriage would one day lead two churches in Sweden, bring more than ...

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    The Generous Lives of Believers

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    The book of Acts tells about the first Christian believers. The early church’s daily lives were simple; their spiritual lives were vibrant. Far from being independent isolationists who only met once a ...

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    Kansas teen killed in church van crash inspires Bible reading

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    The memory of a Kansas teen who was killed in a horrible church van crash last year continues to live on as a result of her unshakeable trust in Christ and love of ...

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    States move to allow Bible as textbook in public schools

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    The Supreme Court has previously ruled that the Bible may be used, and studied in school, for historical and literary purposes acknowledging the Bible’s significance in the development of Western literature, law ...

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    Why I believe in Jesus Christ and the God of the Bible

    Faith in God doesn’t have to be blind. Earlier this year, I had cancer. Thankfully, it was only a stage one melanoma that was easily removed, but to paraphrase Samuel Johnson, the possibility of ...

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    Christian music brings a Buddhist to Christ

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    Pavan* grew up feeling unsettled in his destiny. As the firstborn son in his family, he thought he would have to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a Buddhist monk. But ...

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    Melissa Joan Hart opens up about how her faith in Christ impacts her parenting

    Actress Melissa Joan Hart opened up on her Christian faith, detailing how it’s gotten her through many hard times in her life and changed her parenting. Hart, 42, also explained how she dealt ...

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    The biblical reason why Catholics baptize infants

    Infant baptism has been practiced by the Catholic Church and others from the very beginning. Following the commission of Jesus Christ, the Catholic Church from the very beginning has incorporated the sacrament ...

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    Joyce Meyer says prosperity gospel ‘out of balance’

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    Evangelist Joyce Meyer admit that in the past, her views on the “prosperity Gospel” were “out of balance.” Meyer, who has received much criticism for her preaching on the prosperity Gospel, shared with her Instagram followers ...

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    Video of Amazon Echo prayer goes viral

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    A video of an Amazon Echo Dot reciting a prayer has caught the attention of the public. The device’s virtual assistant “Alexa,” similar to “Siri” for Apple, memorized a prayer from its ...

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    Millennials give thoughts on why their generation is leaving the church

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    The church has faced consistent struggles over the past centuries, and one particular struggle may cause a future epidemic. Research indicates millennials (individuals ages 22-37 in 2018) have been leaving the church ...

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    Evangelical leader sends letter to President on immigration and border

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    Many in the faith community strongly support President Trump’s immigration and border efforts to stem the deadly flow of addictive and poisonous drugs into the nation, and to curtail the infiltration of ...

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    Liberal and conservative lawmakers: the unlikely group ‘holding hands in prayer’ each week in DC

    In this deeply partisan political climate, it may come as a surprise to many that a group of Senate Democrats and Republicans come together each week to pray. “It is literally the ...

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