Smaller churches restricted by YouTube over online service times

Smaller churches restricted by YouTube over online service times

Marcus Jones | Contributor for PremierChristianNews| September 27, 2020 It's emerged that Youtube is preventing smaller churches from hosting their online services at their requested time. Known as a 'premiere', where an event is streamed at a set time, subscribers can watch live and interact with others. However due to the large increase in live events since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, YouTube is moving the times for some users with less than 100 ...

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'This Is Simply Biblical': Thousands of Christians Gather for Revival in Florida

‘This Is Simply Biblical’: Thousands of Christians Gather for Revival in Florida

Milton Quintanilla | Contributor for ChristianHeadlines.com | Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Over the weekend, worship leader and activist Sean Feucht continued his “Let Us Worship” tour across two Florida cities as thousands of Christians poured out their hearts and souls before the Lord. According to CBN News, the tour first met on Saturday evening at Lake Eola Park in Orlando. While Saturday’s forecast was rainy, that did not stop believers from attending. In a post on Instagram, ...

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China Changes Bible Story, Says Jesus Killed Woman Caught in Adultery: ‘I, Too, Am a Sinner’

China Changes Bible Story, Says Jesus Killed Woman Caught in Adultery: ‘I, Too, Am a Sinner’

Michael Foust | ChristianHeadlines.com Contributor | Thursday, September 24, 2020 The biblical story of Jesus saving the woman caught in adultery has been twisted and given a new ending in a Chinese textbook, with Jesus killing the woman and telling her that He, too, is a sinner, according to a new report. The textbook, published by the government-run University of Electronic Science and Technology Press, is used to teach “professional ethics and law” in vocational ...

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China bans teachers from mentioning God or prayer, intensifies crackdown

China bans teachers from mentioning God or prayer, intensifies crackdown

By Leah MarieAnn Klett, Christian Post Reporter Teachers in China who mention God or religion risk employment termination as communist authorities increasingly control education materials and expand their list of banned topics teachers are not allowed to discuss in classrooms. According to Bitter Winter, a publication produced by the Center for Studies on New Religion which reports on human rights issues in China, the Chinese Communist Party is strictly monitoring what teachers say in ...

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Israel Uncovers Major Archaeological Find from the Times of King Hezekiah, Manasseh

Israel Uncovers Major Archaeological Find from the Times of King Hezekiah, Manasseh

Emily Jones, Julie Stahl |CBN.com | July 22, 2020 JERUSALEM, Israel – Just a few miles away from Jerusalem’s Old City, archaeologists have unearthed an administrative storage center from the time of Kings Hezekiah and Manasseh about 2,700 years ago. The excavation was conducted by the Israel Antiquities Authority in the Arnona neighborhood of Jerusalem. Researchers found an unusually large structure made of stone walls believed to have been used for governmental activities. There, they ...

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America Is 'Crumbling,' Only God Can Fix It, Franklin Graham Says

America Is ‘Crumbling,’ Only God Can Fix It, Franklin Graham Says

Milton Quintanilla | Contributor for ChristianHeadlines.com | Monday, September 21, 2020 In an interview with The Christian Post last Thursday, Evangelist Franklin Graham, President and CEO of humanitarian aid organization Samaritan's Purse, discussed his upcoming prayer march, the current political atmosphere and national unrest. "I think there's kind of a boiling point here with many people. We have seen injustice on our streets and some of our communities. The frustration that people aren't heard, that people are ...

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‘The Goal Was to Emphasize Diversity’: Church Apologizes for Ad Featuring Jesus with Breasts, Wearing Makeup

Milton Quintanilla | Contributor for ChristianHeadlines.com | Friday, September 18, 2020 An Icelandic church recently received backlash after running a cartoon ad featuring a bearded Jesus with breasts, makeup, and in a white dress. According to the Daily Mail, the advert first appeared on the National Church’s Facebook page on September 11, which has since been deleted. The ad was meant to be used as a means to introduce young people to Sunday school. The graphic apparently ...

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John MacArthur Says He’ll Start a ‘Jail Ministry’ if Arrested for Worshiping Indoors

Michael Foust | ChristianHeadlines.com Contributor | Thursday, September 17, 2020 California pastor John MacArthur said this week he’s willing to go to jail for holding indoor services in defiance of coronavirus health restrictions and that, if arrested, he’ll preach the gospel there, too. A judge last week upheld Los Angeles County health restrictions and issued an injunction prohibiting indoor worship at MacArthur’s congregation, Grace Community Church. On Sunday, the church held indoor services in defiance ...

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California Judge Bans John MacArthur, Church from Worshiping Indoors

California Judge Bans John MacArthur, Church from Worshiping Indoors

Michael Foust | ChristianHeadlines.com Contributor | Friday, September 11, 2020 A California judge on Thursday issued an injunction prohibiting John MacArthur and Grace Community Church from meeting indoors for worship services during the pandemic, thus handing Los Angeles County the ruling it has sought for several weeks. Judge Mitchell L. Beckloff, in an 18-page decision, ruled that the county’s health order banning large indoor gatherings “has a real and substantial relationship to public health and ...

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Attacked Christians in India Risk Arrest if Worship Draws Assaults

Attacked Christians in India Risk Arrest if Worship Draws Assaults

Morning Star News India Correspondent | Morning Star News | Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Police in eastern India have threatened to arrest Christians for “disturbing the peace” if their worship draws more opposition after recent attacks, including one that has nearly cost an elderly woman her sight, sources said. Complaining that Christian prayers have driven away their nature-based gods, tribal animists in Badaguda, Odisha state have repeatedly attacked 12 families since the Christians left their ...

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