Category: Christian News

President Trump Follows Through on His Promise to Protect Religious Liberty

In a ceremony in the Rose Garden at the White House, President Donald Trump signed an executive action to protect religious liberty on the National Day of Prayer May 4th. He was joined by a number of faith leaders from around the country and Vice President Mike Pence. “We’re a nation of believers,” the president said. “Faith is deeply embedded into the history of our country, the spirit of our founding and the soul of our nation. The order first and foremost establishes officially the Trump administration’s policy to “vigorously enforce federal law’s robust protections for religious freedom.” It...

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IRS raids televangelist Benny Hinn’s office in Texas

GRAPEVINE — Federal investigators raided the Grapevine headquarters of televangelist Benny Hinn Wednesday afternoon. A federal source told WFAA that it has been a lengthy IRS investigation, although agents at the scene were vague about the scope and target of their search warrant. “Today, we are here on official business, we are conducting a search warrant on the premises, basically that’s all I can tell you today,” said Special Agent Michael Moseley with IRS Criminal Investigations. State documents confirm the location belongs to Hinn’s ministry. Federal investigators with the IRS and Postal Inspection Police have been entering and leaving...

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Trump Cabinet Members Praying, Studying the Bible Together

Members of President Donald Trump’s cabinet are gathering for prayer weekly. Vice President Mike Pence and eight cabinet secretaries sponsor the sessions, which occur weekly in Washington. It’s led by the founder of Capitol Ministries, Ralph Drollinger, who started working on arranging the Bible study during the Trump team’s transition to the White House. Sponsors include Vice President Pence; Secretaries Betsy DeVos, Ben Carson, Sonny Perdue, Rick Perry, Tom Price and Jeff Sessions; EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt and CIA Director Mike Pompeo. These are some of the most influential people in the U.S. government gathering weekly to grow themselves...

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Stephen Baldwin Performs First ‘Spirit-Filled’ Performance as Thief on the Cross

Actor and popular Baldwin brother Stephen Baldwin says that after many years in acting he finally performed his first spirit-filled performance in the new film, “Heaven, How I Got Here: A Night With the Thief on the Cross.” In the powerful one-man performance of the thief on the cross, Baldwin acts out the unique filmed stage adaptation of a deeply moving narrative based on Pastor Colin Smith’s book, Heaven, How I Got Here: The Story of the Thief on the Cross. The 60-minute film, now titled “Heaven, How I Got Here: A Night With the Thief on the Cross,”...

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Wisconsin Police Station Removes ‘Officer’s Prayer’ Amid Pressure From Atheist Group

A police station in Wisconsin has removed a “Police Officer’s Prayer” display after the nation’s largest secular legal organization filed a complaint that argued the display makes non-Christians feel like “outsiders in their own community.” The Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation, which advocates for a strict enforcement of separation of church and state, has announced that the Onalaska Police Department has complied with its demands that it remove the prayer display from the wall of a public room in a local police station. The display read: “Lord, I ask you to be with me in a very special way...

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