Love Out Loud offers opportunities to serve

When members of the First United Methodist Church of Durango decided to get out of their pews and go out in their community to serve in 2011, they could only hope their Love Out Loud project would...

DATE: May 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Rock Springs vacation Bible school is coming

Children Preschool through fifth grade are invited to join us as we learn about people in the Bible who changed direction and moved. All events take place on the Rock Springs Campus – 32233 U.S....

DATE: May 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Pope’s No. 2 offers new insights into climate encyclical

VATICAN CITY — A new development model is needed to combat global warming, one that marries economic growth to combat poverty with a sustainable use of resources, Pope Francis’ deputy said...

DATE: May 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Thoughts Along the Way: Arise all women, and act according to Christ’s teachings

The month of May is known for spring showers and flowers, for graduations, and for Mother’s Day. In Christian churches in this country (perhaps worship gatherings of other religions as well) it is...

DATE: May 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Pope defends soon-to-be saint vs. Native objections

ROME – Pope Francis on Saturday praised the zeal of an 18th-century Franciscan missionary he will make a saint when he visits the United States this fall but whom Native Americans say brutally...

DATE: May 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Love whenever and wherever you can

Take Jesus, Buddha, Mohammed, God, the Holy Spirit, Lao Tzu, Gandhi, Confucius, Plato, Socrates, Billy Graham, Robert Schuller, Bishop Sheen, Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King, Jr. and any other...

DATE: April 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Vatican goes on offensive to defend U.S.-Spanish saint

VATICAN CITY – The Vatican is mounting a campaign to defend an 18th century Franciscan missionary who will be canonized by Pope Francis in the U.S. against protests from Native Americans who have...

DATE: April 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Kardashian cut

DATE: April 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Tribes dig in against gay marriage

Even if a U.S. Supreme Court ruling this spring makes same-sex marriage the law, it would leave pockets of the country where it isn’t likely to be recognized any time soon: the reservations of a...

DATE: April 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

In Iraq, a historic Christian library saved from militants

MAR MATTI MONASTERY, Iraq – As Islamic State group militants advanced toward this monastery perched on a mountain in northern Iraq, the monks rushed to protect a cherished piece of their heritage:...

DATE: April 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Standoff erupts as mom seeks kids in FLDS town

SALT LAKE CITY – Efforts by a former member of Warren Jeffs’ sect to retrieve her four children from a polygamous community led to a lengthy standoff after dozens of followers surrounded the...

DATE: April 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Signs in the Heavens, Part 2

By William J. Kuik In the first part of this article I briefly described the Blood Moon phenomenon which occurred at Passover and Sukkot 2014, with the cycle repeating in 2015 at Passover and...

DATE: April 2, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith