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‘I Haven’t Given Up Hope’: Donations Pour in for Muslim-Turned-Christian Evangelist After Latest Cancer Revelations

Muslim-turned-Christian apologist Nabeel Qureshi, who has attracted attention of late for his candid videos sharing the details of his harrowing …

Cancer

Tucker Carlson slams censorship of Planned Parenthood video

Fox News host Tucker Carlson slammed a federal judge Wednesday for ordering the pro-life group, the Center for Medical Progress, to remove its latest video from YouTube.<p>Last week, a law firm representing the Center for Medical Progress released a video recorded by the pro-life group showing Planned …

Rights & Freedoms

CNN Host Has Some Strong Words About Liberal Intolerance, ‘Anti-intellectualism’ and the Silencing of Conservative Voices

Fareed Zakaria, host of CNN’s “GPS,” is routinely accused by some critics of having a liberal bias, but in a recent segment he cited free speech …

Religion

President Donald Trump Being Accused of Backtracking on a Major Campaign Promise Involving Israel — Here’s His Response

President Donald Trump has — at least for now — backtracked on his campaign promise to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from its current location in …

Donald Trump

City bans family from farmers market because they won’t host same-sex weddings at their orchard

For the past six years, one Michigan family has shared their organic fruit at a local farmers market, but now their religious beliefs are standing in the way of that tradition.<p>The kerfuffle between Steve Tennes, who owns a 120-acre orchard in Charlotte, Michigan, and the city officials in East …

Equality

The Strange Abortion Finding Embedded in Planned Parenthood’s New Annual Report

Planned Parenthood has finally released its much-anticipated annual report, which shows an increase in the number of “abortion services” from 323,999 …

Rights & Freedoms

WATCH: Struggling Student Tears Up as Hero Teacher Surprises Him With News That He’ll Graduate

The touching moment a special education teacher told her struggling student that he would graduate high school has gone viral.<p>And, on Saturday, that …

Education

‘Fully Human, Fully God’: Author Unveils Everything He Believes Society Gets Absolutely Wrong About Jesus

Bestselling author David Limbaugh is on a quest to help readers better understand the Old and New Testaments alike, shining insightful and …

Theology

The Miraculous Story About an Insanely Brave WWII Hero Who Saved 75 Lives on the Battlefield Without Ever Firing a Shot

With the release last year of Mel Gibson’s “Hacksaw Ridge” came renewed interest in renowned World War II war hero Desmond Doss, a man credited with …

World War II

He Met the Family of a U.S. Soldier Who Was Severely Injured in Iraq — and Then a ‘God Calling’ Changed Everything

Dan Wallrath had no idea that a chance encounter with a military family in need would pave the way toward a transformational ministry that is now …

United States

‘Brave and Selfless’: Praise Pours in for Portland Train Victims Who Died Defending Muslim Teen

The two men who died defending a pair of teenagers on a train in Portland, Oregon last week are being hailed as “heroes” for their selfless act of …

Crime

WATCH: Pastor Delivers a Dose of Reality in Response to Notre Dame Students Who Infamously Walked Out on Mike Pence’s Commencement Speech

Pastor Shane Idleman of Westside Christian Fellowship in Lancaster, California, recently took aim at the University of Notre Dame students who stood …

Mike Pence

‘He Was Effectively Dead for 90 Minutes’: Shocked Doctor Says Man’s Miracle Recovery Is Unlike Anything He’s Ever Seen

A doctor was left stunned last year after a patient who plummeted down a staircase and “effectively died” for 90 minutes was “brought back from the …

Health

‘Fiscally Absurd’: Hollywood Moviemaker Has a Blunt Message About ‘Faith-Based Films’

On the heels of movie producer and marketing specialist Mark Joseph’s claim that the “faith-based films” label is problematic and should be …

‘God, Please Save Me’: Woman Credits Faith in God With Saving Her Life After Horrific Accident Tears Her Car in Half

A woman is crediting God and her faith after surviving a terrifying car accident while on her way to a Bible study on Saturday.<p>Apol Lansang, a …

Purported Planned Parenthood Pamphlet From 1952 Offers Shocking Proclamation About Abortion

A 1952 pamphlet attributed to Planned Parenthood has been making waves in the pro-life world. After first re-emerging a few years ago, the document …

Christian Singer Gives Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’ a God-Inspired Makeover — and It’s Absolutely Awesome

Singer Beckah Shae decided to give Ed Sheeran’s megapopular song “Shape of You” a makeover — and the results are pretty stunning.<p>After tweaking the …

WATCH: ‘Swag Seminary’ Video Hilariously Pokes Fun at Hipster Pastors Who Desperately Want to Escape Being ‘Old and Outdated’

Comedian John Crist is at it again, releasing a comical, new video titled, “Swag Seminary” — a short clip that pokes fun at how some contemporary …

Fault Line: How a Seismic Shift in Culture Is Threatening Free Speech and Shaping the Next Generation Paperback – March 7, 2017

Why is the Church Losing Young People? These Indiana Teens Believe They Have the Answer…and the Solution

An Indiana church is seeking to broaden the connection between teenagers and their faith with an innovative youth ministry program that just debuted …

Watch This Singer Totally Transform a Popular Hit Song Into a Christian-Themed Tune About God

We already brought you singer Beckah Shae’s rendition of Ed Sheeran’s mega-popular hit “Shape of You” — and now we’re highlighting her cover of yet …

Couple Who Tried to Conceive for Almost 2 Decades ‘Overjoyed’ to Welcome Sextuplets

A Virginia couple who tried to conceive for almost two decades could have welcomed six children over the course of time, but instead, they were …

The Powerful Words That Stopped a Teen From Attempting Suicide After an Abortion

Christa March found herself alone and isolated in her tiny studio apartment one day, pressing a steak knife against her wrist; she was convinced in …

GOP lawmaker: North Korean dictator is ‘terrified’ of the Christian message

North Korea is one of — if not <i>the</i> — greatest persecutor of the Christian faith, and Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) believes it’s because dictator Kim Jong Un is “terrified” of the gospel message.<p>“It’s amazing to me that when I walked up to the dais, I walked up holding this [Bible],” Lankford said …

North Korea

After 50 Years, Daughter of Missing Vietnam Vet Will Bury Father Memorial Day Weekend

Deborah Crosby waited more than 50 years to hear the good news that her late father, Vietnam War veteran Lt. Commander Frederick P. Crosby, would …

Melania Trump’s Faith Revealed After the First Family Visits Pope Francis

Much attention and debate has surrounded President Donald Trump’s Christian faith, though little has been said of the beliefs espoused by his wife, …

‘Faithfulness Rewards!!’: Worship Leader Who Felt God ‘Called’ Him to Audition for ‘The Voice’ Wins it All

Never in his wildest dreams did church worship leader Chris Blue ever think he’d compete in “The Voice” let alone win. But that’s exactly what …

Churches and Hospitals Under Siege, Martial Law Declared as ISIS Overtakes Major Philippine City

On Tuesday, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte made the decision to place the island of Mindanao under martial law after a raid to capture a terror …

Intense Footage Shows Children and Their Families Fleeing ISIS

By Dan Andros <br>Posted<p>Faithwire has been following David Eubank of the Free Burma Rangers as they provide medical aid and more in Mosul. FBR released …