A newly formed group of Christians are praying for Knoxville and inviting others to join in daily devotionals and monthly meetings.Pray Knox is a multi-ethnic, multi-generational effort. With services led by young people and support from area churches, PrayKnox aims to unify "the body of Christ for the spread of the Gospel and the love of Jesus."..
FEMA’s policy guide previously stipulated that institutions like museums, zoos, and other non-profits were eligible to receive grant money in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Churches and other religious institutions, by virtue of their engagement in “religious activities such as worship, proselytizing, religious instruction, or fundraising activities,” were not...
The term mommy blogger has been used in the past as an insult.It's a disparaging term used to belittle or undermine women who are speaking up about their lives and experiences. It's designed to make the views and opinions that women express seem of less important. But mommy bloggers are leading a cultural movement of women, and it's time for Christian women to get involved. Women are typically underrepresented in Christian circles online. Although church attendance skews female, online participation or engagement skew to men...
As a child, Lauren Green McAfee remembers waking up each day before the sun rose to learn math from her dad before he left for work at 7 a.m. And every time she entered his study, he would always be reading his Bible... ...
The trouble with reading Scripture is that almost everybody thinks they can do it. This idea is rooted in the assumptions of Protestant thought: only if the meaning of Scripture is fairly obvious and more or less objective can it serve as a source of unmediated authority for the believer. ..