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Violent son of abusive father faced a choice of prison or Vietnam

He chose Vietnam so he could kill people -- By Mark Ellis – He was raised in Mexico City by an abusive, alcoholic father and a...

Father of woman killed in Charlottesville urges forgiveness because of Jesus

By Mark Ellis --  An entire nation was saddened by the tragic death of three people caught up in the violent rally of white supremacists...

ISIS ‘biter’ tortured woman because of her soap fragrance

  By Mark Ellis --  Warning: the following contains disturbing descriptions of torture.  A chilling academic study of the ISIS prison system released August 10th exposes the...

Lessons in spiritual formation learned at Zumba

By Gem Fadling, Unhurried Living --  I peered through the open door into the gym. The sound of salsa music filled the room. Women of...

Christian band Bread of Stone nearly broke up, but a trip to Indonesia changed their hearts

By Hailey Johnson -- A funny thing with the indie band Bread of Stone: When brothers Ben and Bill Kristijanto felt called to start a...

ISIS stole Bibles from monasteries, now they’re on the black market

By Mark Ellis -- Antiquities plundered by ISIS -- including ancient Bibles -- have made their way from Syria and Iraq to Western collectors, according...

Seven Christians and two pet parrots escape from ISIS-held Raqqa

  By Mark Ellis -- Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) rescued seven Christians from ISIS-held Raqqa on August 8th – along with two pet parrots. The SDF saved the...

University settles lawsuit with scientist fired after he found soft tissue in dinosaur bones

By Chad Dou -- CSUN scientist Mark Armitage found soft tissue in a dinosaur bone, a discovery that throws significant doubt on evolution. Then, two...

War between Israel and Lebanon inevitable, with Hezbollah stocking more missiles than most NATO countries

By Mark Ellis -- Hezbollah is currently distracted by Syria’s civil war with 1/3 of its forces actively involved there to support Assad’s brutal reign....

Unsaved church girl lived as a transgender man until she made Jesus Lord

By Brian Hobbs -- Francine Perry and her daughter Laura recently sat down to look at family photos. As they reflected on the good times,...

The faith of Glen Campbell, the prodigal singing star rescued from his demons

By Mark Ellis -- Glen Campbell, the acclaimed pop-country singer, songwriter, and musician, who sold more than 45 million records and won four Grammys, passed...

Three ISIS fighters battled over same woman, Mufti resolved dispute by marrying her himself

By Mark Ellis --  A beautiful young woman named Umm al-Harith provoked a gun battle between three ISIS fighters -- all cousins – who fell...

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