Home / News / Culture Watch

Culture Watch

Pastor tells cohabiting couples he’ll pay for the wedding

cohabiting

Bryan Carter, senior pastor of Concord Church in Dallas, received quite a bit of attention this week when he announced he had just invited “cohabiting couples to accept the challenge of stepping into marriage.” ...

Read More »

Families prefer summer trips by car

summer trips

Remember the days of summer trips with the family, scenery flying by with your hand out the window? Those days are back according to a new study. As summer begins, millions of ...

Read More »

Franklin Graham responds to Jim Carrey’s abortion art

carrey

In a recent tweet, actor Jim Carrey shared an image to his followers showing the head of Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey being sucked up into a tube as a gloved hand holds ...

Read More »

Studies show most rape survivors choose life for their babies

rape survivors

Many people assume that pregnant rape victims want abortions, and that if they aren’t able to get them, their lives are ruined, and their babies become a constant reminder of the rape. ...

Read More »

‘Higher calling’: Chick-fil-A CEO’s gracious response to activists

chick fil a

Chick-fil-A is taking the high road when it comes to those critical of the beloved quick-service eatery and its CEO, Dan Cathy, who many years ago expressed his personal support of the ...

Read More »

PBS show ‘Arthur’ criticized for gay wedding scene

arthur

One of the most popular children’s shows of the last 20 years is coming under fire for an episode this week. The PBS cartoon “Arthur” presented kids with the character Mr. Ratburn ...

Read More »

Small town stands firm, will not remove crosses

crosses

A small town near Houston, Texas, has decided to keep crosses on a county courthouse after a group demanded that they be taken down. The Freedom From Religion Foundation, based in Wisconsin, complained ...

Read More »

Felicity Huffman, in tears, pleads guilty in college bribery scandal

Actress Felicity Huffman, known for her role in Desperate Housewives, broke down in tears in federal court in Boston Monday, as she pleaded guilty to a scheme to boost her daughter’s SAT scores. ...

Read More »

Rugby player accused of ‘high-level’ misconduct for Bible verse

rugby

Israel Folau, the Australian national rugby player who was suspended for posting a Bible verse calling people to “repent,” has been found guilty of a “high-level breach” of professional conduct. Folau’s Rugby Australia contract ...

Read More »

Chick-fil-A popularity surges despite boycotts

chick fil a

After a multi-year boycott effort against the chain for its founder’s view on biblical marriage, Chick-fil-A is set to become the third largest fast-food chain in the United States. Even New Yorkers ...

Read More »

Parents of Kindergartners protest new California sex ed guidelines

kindergartners

Under new guidelines issued by the state, teachers in California may now tell kindergartners they may be LGBTQ. Educators may also advise teenagers about sex acts among same-sex individuals. The guidance does ...

Read More »

Colorado school shooter hated Christians, Trump

school shooter

The 18-year-old suspected school shooter in Colorado shared social media posts critical of President Donald Trump and Christians with hate for the Bible thrown in. According to the New York Post, Devon Erickson’s Facebook page ...

Read More »

Companies blocking pro-life billboard in Times Square

billboard

New York City and their billboard companies are apparently frightened by pictures of babies. That’s the assumption by pro-life leaders after Focus on the Family failed with three companies who have denied ...

Read More »

Christian adoption agency reverses policy, will place kids with ‘LGBT’ couples

Rather than take a stand for the biblical definition of marriage, Michigan’s largest Christian adoption agency waved the white flag last week, informing its employees that it will comply with a decision ...

Read More »

New ‘church’ using loophole, passing out pot as sacrament

Proponents of marijuana in one state where its use is still illegal, have apparently found a loophole – starting what they call a church. A new church in Wisconsin, whose seemingly sole ...

Read More »

Socialism isn’t free: millennials learn hard lesson

free

Free isn’t always free. That’s what a new study finds millennials are leaning when it comes to government programs and socialism. The survey by the Harvard Institute of Politics shows 18-to-29-year-old voters ...

Read More »

Iowa girls stage walkout of high school to protest boy in girls locker room

walkout

Female students at an Iowa high school staged a walkout last week to protest the school’s decision to allow a trans-identified student to enter the girls’ locker room. About 20 students protesting ...

Read More »

‘What are these people smoking?’ Franklin Graham calls out Taylor students for attacking Mike Pence

taylor

Franklin Graham is calling out some Christian university students and alumni who are viciously attacking Vice President Mike Pence after he was announced as the commencement speaker for Taylor University. Fox News reports ...

Read More »

Polling finds half of pastors afraid to speak on moral issues

poling

Half of all pastors are afraid to speak out on moral issue for fear of offending a church member according to recent polling. The research, from the well respected Barna Group, finds that ...

Read More »

Pastors called out for wearing $4000 sneakers

sneakers

Across the nation some pastors are wearing sneakers costing in excess of $4000.  Now, a sharp-eyed Instagram user has spotted them and launched a new account questioning the wisdom of flashing wealth. ...

Read More »

Historian explains why Founding Fathers set up the Electoral College

Presidential historian Doug Wead explained why the Founding Fathers created the Electoral College during a recent interview with “Fox & Friends.” “Balance. Checks and balance and to give everybody a vote,” he ...

Read More »

Student claims teacher said Trump not appropriate hero for school project

project

A New York television is reporting that a mother claims her 11-year-old daughter was not allowed to use President Trump as her hero for a class assignment. Bella Moscato, a sixth-grader at the ...

Read More »

University disinvites black Christian pro-life speaker over her belief in biblical marriage

A black Christian speaker was recently disinvited from an on-campus debate due to her biblical beliefs about sexuality and marriage. It’s just the latest example of American universities blocking Christian views from ...

Read More »

What freedoms do Americans value most?

freedoms

A new study shows the vast majority of Americans do not understand their constitutional freedoms, and worse yet, cannot name many of them. Of the 2,000 adults who took part in the ...

Read More »

Christian education initiative sounds alarm on public schools

A new coalition of evangelical leaders in the education space just announced a campaign to promote Christian education, all while educating parents and pastors on the dangers that government schools present to ...

Read More »
X
X