Christian News for the Week of May 2




Hello, saints! We thought we might try something new and include a blog that has all the links to the news articles that are usually in the description box for the Grace Life podcasts.


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Florida Grace Camp, June 13-19: https://t.ly/Qdle


Bryan Ross has a new book! https://t.ly/GXZG

New Berean Searchlight: https://t.ly/m9Yj

Ricky Kurth on If A Thief Be Found Breaking Up… https://t.ly/GnGc

Shawn Brasseaux on “Pick and Choose” Religion! https://t.ly/wVuM


A Few Grace Messages:


Bryan Ross on The Word For All Ages: Did Jesus Read From the Septuagint in Luke 4? https://t.ly/twtF

Joel on Blaspheming the Holy Spirit https://t.ly/xGf2

Jordan on Mark 14 https://t.ly/c8T6

Brandon Smith on Galatians and the Gospel https://t.ly/jHYg

Randy White https://t.ly/VMYO


Christian News


5/7/21


Biden Becomes 1st President to Omit 'God' from National Day of Prayer Proclamation https://t.ly/P6x4 |A National Day of Prayer to “the Thing” https://t.ly/bhIL


Prayer ban would breach human rights, says Christian Institute https://t.ly/bBXR | Government threatened with legal action over conversion therapy ban https://t.ly/128s | EU appoints new religious freedom envoy https://t.ly/5mz8


Christian College Sues Biden Admin for ‘Sexual Orientation’ Directive https://t.ly/2TdD


Live Action Founder Lila Rose Argues 'Roe v. Wade's Days Are Absolutely Numbered' https://t.ly/5UwY | Pro-life group celebrates 20,000 babies' lives saved from abortion; over 4,000 during pandemic https://t.ly/gRdQ


Steven Curtis Chapman on using music to 'build bridges,' parenting well in a post-Christian society (exclusive) https://t.ly/6gOG


The Lament of the Christian Disney Dad: What Evangelicals Really Hate About ‘Wokeness’ at Disney World https://t.ly/w5Kp


Another Christian Nurse in Pakistan Falsely Accused of Blasphemy https://t.ly/rxBK

| 'Ongoing Crackdown Against Christianity': 2 Preachers Jailed from Largest Banned House Church in Beijing https://t.ly/TCx1 | Pastor, wife attacked by man who allegedly bit their ears, gouged eyes https://t.ly/8QGK


Florida church expels rebellious group estimated at over 150 members https://t.ly/KUwt |

Statue Of Jesus At Waltham Church Beheaded https://t.ly/OTyt


Governor Jay Inslee Orders Churches, Sporting Events To Implement ‘Vaccinated Sections’ https://t.ly/GAts


Over 200 child images of kids as young as 18 months found on Josh Duggar’s devices; sister recounts ‘nightmare’ https://t.ly/MAJo | Agent Says Found Pics ‘Top Five of the Worst of the Worst that I’ve Ever had to Examine’ https://t.ly/iFmk | Freed on Bail but Barred from Returning to Family Home https://t.ly/GKn5


Christianity As “Hate Speech”: Will What’s Happening in Finland Finish America? https://t.ly/u0jg | LifeSiteNews Permanently Banned from Facebook, Youtube https://t.ly/OsqU | Dr. Joseph Mercola provides a case study in how censorship works in America https://t.ly/SYJy


Great-Grandson of Televangelist Kenneth Copeland Drowns in Swimming Pool Accident https://t.ly/31JK


Church of Scotland to reconsider offering same sex marriages https://t.ly/8lD3 | Church of Scotland divests from oil and gas companies https://t.ly/E3Ll | Major Catholic Theological Institute “Annuls” Doctrines Opposing Homosexuality https://t.ly/efNw


‘Marine fossils’ discovered on top of Mount Everest ‘could be proof of Great Flood’ https://t.ly/Cnyg | NASA Impact Simulation Shows Dangers Of Bible's Wormwood Prophecy https://t.ly/Px1a


5/6/21


'Life Is Winning': Over 500 Pro-Life Bills Have Been Introduced, 61 New Laws Enacted in 2021 https://t.ly/ReJk | 'Landslide': Lubbock, Texas Voters Ban Abortion, Declare City a 'Sanctuary' for 'the Unborn' https://t.ly/Lx1T | Becomes the World’s Largest ‘Sanctuary City’ for the Unborn https://t.ly/VgD3 | FRC Celebrates Growing Momentum for Protection of the Unborn from Discrimination on the Basis of Race, Sex, or Disability https://t.ly/wjsK


Nat'l Day of Prayer to focus on praying for nation’s physical, mental and spiritual health: Pray.com co-founder https://t.ly/pXZn


Historic Mexican church rises from the water after 40 years https://t.ly/9Hfo


Another Canadian Pastor Could Be Facing Jail for Not Following Strict COVID Rules https://t.ly/jvBT | Texas city withdraws petition to take property from church, ends eminent domain legal battle https://t.ly/tiI4 | Praying to God could be made a crime, lawmakers threatened with legal action https://t.ly/JvjC | 'I will not be intimidated into hiding my faith': Christian official faces jail for believing God https://t.ly/iKlR | Government threatened with legal action over conversion therapy ban https://t.ly/lypp


25 Percent of Churchgoers with a Job Frequently Work Sunday Mornings, Poll Shows https://t.ly/gqmc | Evangelicals & Casual Sex https://t.ly/8yTn | Americans Are More Optimistic Than We Have Been in Fifteen Years https://t.ly/Fhlk

What We Lose in the Decline of Cultural Christianity https://t.ly/2CnI | Woke capitalism is a threat to the world and the Church https://t.ly/CgS4 | The Postmodern Culture and The Death of Authority https://t.ly/wMpw


Christians ‘Pray the News’ in a Year of Doomscrolling https://t.ly/HD0l | Pastors warn smartphone addiction 'major issue' in Church, offer solutions https://t.ly/TLbn | When Your Children Are Hostile to Your Faith, Keep Praying https://t.ly/zDEV | America Is Involved in a 'War on Children,' John MacArthur Says: The 'Culture Is Weaponized to Destroy' Them https://t.ly/X8Ny | Wash. State Increases Capacity Limit For Churches That Implement ‘Vaccinated-Only’ Sections https://t.ly/e9OL


Josh Duggar Free on Bail After Agent Says Found Pics ‘Top Five of the Worst of the Worst that I’ve Ever had to Examine’ https://t.ly/pBwN | Laura Lentz makes first public statement following husband’s infidelity and Hillsong firing https://t.ly/VuwV | Ravi Zacharias played the 'wounded warrior' to manipulate people, says John Piper https://t.ly/P5jA | Billy Graham Said You Can Deny Essential Doctrines Like the Resurrection And Still Be Saved https://t.ly/0Jlf | Franklin Graham: I’m Not Anti-Gay https://t.ly/uidj | SBC President Continues to Promote Same-Sex Attraction “Christianity” https://t.ly/Uwsn | Instagram Account Catalogs Pastors Wearing Luxury Watches, up to $400,000 https://t.ly/TOMq | The Gospel Coalition Defends Persecution by Canadian Government https://t.ly/FQOt


Woman from Mali Gives Birth to 9 Babies, She Was Only Expecting 7 https://t.ly/gzL5


China Leveraging the International System to Further Religious Persecution https://t.ly/te8b | Mobile Bible apps taken down in China https://t.ly/tSuq | Police Rescue – then Jail – Christian Family Attacked in India https://t.ly/5DH6 | 2 pastors from Beijing's Zion Church arrested 3 years after authorities forced church to close https://t.ly/pwhG


Ancient Jerusalem: The Village, the Town, the City https://t.ly/EpfR


New Dead Sea Scroll Revelation: Eight Manuscripts Were Written by Same Mysterious Scribe https://t.ly/F7bo


5/3/21


Day 1 of the Gracelife Church Trial: ‘Compliance with AHS Meant Noncompliance with God’ https://t.ly/hdAq


Christian Finnish MP Could Spend 6 Years in Prison for Supporting Biblical Marriage, Sexuality https://t.ly/yfyv | Judge Orders Doors Locked on Canadian Church Yet Pastor Remains Upbeat: 'Caesar Can Have the Brick and Mortar' https://t.ly/2qtq | Police lock Ontario church for violating COVID-19 restrictions after court injunction https://t.ly/UA5q


Do You Follow the Right Jesus? https://t.ly/1wUq


Police find 2-year-old abducted from Virginia church nursery and arrest alleged abductors https://t.ly/5uh0


Josh Duggar pleads not guilty https://t.ly/sL8b | Is Christian Cohabitation the New Norm? https://t.ly/klzH | Church Confirms Drag Queen for Ordination: The Urgency and Power of Personal Morality https://t.ly/9QPa | John Piper: Ravi Zacharias turned 'position of power' into 'neediness and woundedness' https://t.ly/rZBo | Seemingly Drunk Jerry Falwell Jr. Crashes Show, Invites Students to Party at his House https://t.ly/j3I7 | Beth Moore and Jory Micah Agree, Not All Scripture Is Breathed Out by God https://t.ly/8LLm | Francis Chan Says Catholic Understanding of Gospel is Very Similiar, If Not the Same, as His https://t.ly/0ddM


Chinese Leader Xi Jinping Lays Out Plan to Control the Global Internet: Leaked Documents https://t.ly/c2vq


CCP Advances Efforts to Wipe Out Christianity by Removing Bible Apps, Christian WeChat https://t.ly/7AjO | China's Big Brother 'Social Credit System' Now Tracks People in North America Too with Video Surveillance https://t.ly/iiTT | Nigerian Troops Rescue Christian Student After Fulani Militants Attack Missions School https://t.ly/sl3q | Philip