Faith and Culture

Tim Tebow brings a little goodness to Gotham

March 28 2012 by Kevin Manahan, Religion News Service

Tim Tebow is Howdy Doody in a helmet. No, he is Opie Taylor running for touchdowns – while reciting Bible verses, stopping to find a lost dog, visiting sick children in a hospital and helping a little old lady across the street, all before he reaches the end zone.

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October Baby has successful Top 10 opening

March 27 2012 by Baptist Press

The faith-based film “October Baby” finished in the Top 10 on its opening weekend despite playing in only 390 theaters, and did even better on a per-theater average.

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Turkey added to watchdog’s list of religious liberty violators

March 27 2012 by Baptist Press

Two more countries – Turkey and Tajikistan – are worthy of inclusion on a list of the world’s worst violators of religious liberty, a congressionally approved watchdog on the issue has recommended.

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Tony Dungy shares about Colts, faith, Billy Graham

March 26 2012 by Roman Gabriel, Sports Q&A

Earlier this year, Tony Dungy, an NBC football analyst and Super Bowl winning coach, sat down with Biblical Recorder sports correspondent Roman Gabriel III.

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Churches lost $1.2 billion in recession

March 23 2012 by Annalisa Musarra, Religion News Service

Even as membership remains relatively stable in U.S. churches, the effects of the recession have caused contributions to drop by $1.2 billion. According to the 2012 Yearbook of American & Canadian Churches, the almost $29 billion contributed by church members represented a 2.2 percent decrease in terms of per capita giving.

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Film traces real-life story of abortion ‘survivor’

March 23 2012 by Annalisa Musarra, Religion News Service

A new movie confronts a controversial topic by highlighting two words that don’t typically go together: “abortion” and “survivor.” “We didn’t know there was such a thing,” said Jon Erwin, who wrote and co-directed “October Baby” with his brother, Andrew.

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Q&A: Researcher Kara Powell on why teens leave the faith

March 22 2012 by Michael Foust, Baptist Press

A 2007 LifeWay Research study found that 70 percent of young adults who attended church in high school subsequently stopped attending church for at least a year during their college years.

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Is the CBF poised for a shift on homosexuality?

March 21 2012 by Andrew Walker, Baptist Press

An upcoming conference and hiring policy point to a potential paradigm shift on homosexuality for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF). The conference is already making waves as the event draws near.

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Obama opposes N.C. marriage amendment

March 20 2012 by Baptist Press

President Obama says he opposes a proposed North Carolina constitutional amendment defining marriage as between a man and a woman – an amendment that polls show a majority of the state’s voters support.

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Q&A: Kirk Cameron on new film, Piers Morgan

March 20 2012 by Michael Foust, Baptist Press

When Kirk Cameron went on CNN’s “Piers Morgan Tonight” to discuss his upcoming patriotic-themed documentary “Monumental,” he didn’t expect to get pulled into a national debate over homosexuality.

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