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Memorial Day Sales in 2016: Save on Hot Deals from Lowes, Home Depot and BestBuy this Weekend
LINK Big stores start rolling out sales and specials on items and various products and promise to give custmores more for their buck. In this occasion, we look at product specials coming from thre big nation-wide store chaings: Lowes, The Home Depot and BestBuy.

Knights of Columbus CEO Tells Congress US Can Avert Extinction of Christians in Iraq, Syria
LINK Knights of Columbus CEO Carl Anderson testified before a congressional subcommittee, warning that indigenous Christians and other minorities in Iraq and Syria face extinction in less than a decade and that the United States can avert this crisis.

Sex Assault Is Extension of Campus Culture, James Davison Hunter Says
LINK The culture of college campuses contributes to their sexual assault problems, argued University of Virginia sociologist James Davison Hunter.

Husband and Wife New Orleans Megachurch Preachers Face Arrest for Alleged Tax Fraud
LINK Owen McManus Jr., a third-generation minister and his wife, Tammy, who lead the 4,000-member City Church of New Orleans and its affiliated grammar school, Bishop McManus Academy in Louisiana, are now likely to be arrested for tax fraud, according to documents from the New Orleans Police Department.

Anne Graham Lotz: America Is Entering 'Last Stage Into the Abyss of God's Judgement'
LINK Billy Graham's daughter, renowned evangelist and author Anne Graham Lotz, told a gathering of pastors on Thursday that the United States has entered the "last stage" of the "downward spiral" into the bottomless chasm that is God's judgement.

Pastor Jamal Bryant Ordered Off Block, Told to 'Get Out of Baltimore,' by Activist PFK Boom
LINK Embattled megachurch pastor and social activist Jamal Bryant was dismissed as disgraceful, opportunistic and ultimately browbeaten into taking flight from a Baltimore street rally Wednesday after an ugly confrontation with grassroots activist PFK Boom.

Johnny Depp Drops Out as Speaker at Atheist Reason Rally After Wife Files for Divorce
LINK Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has dropped out from a speaking engagement at the Reason Rally at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. on June 4, which is aiming to be "the biggest gathering of nonreligious people in history."

Rob Bell: Jesus Has Been Trivialized, People Have Moved Beyond One Single Religion
LINK Controversial author and former megachurch Pastor Rob Bell has said he feels Jesus Christ has been trivialized in today's society, and people are abandoning the concept of adhering to a single religion.

Atheist Billboard 'Why Is Jesus Commander in Chief' Sparks Controversy in Colorado
LINK A billboard erected in Colorado Springs, Colorado, by a group claiming the United States Air Force favors Christianity over all other religions is sparking controversy.

Target Execs. Deny Drop in Sales Result of Giving Men Access to Women's Bathrooms
LINK Retail giant Target continues to deny suggestions that there is a direct link between its stock market troubles and the ongoing conservative boycott against its transgender bathroom policies, and said that consumer interest had been declining even before the boycott began.

Tornado Hits Bryan, College Station Area in Texas: No Injuries, Deaths Reported; Videos and Photos Flood Social Media
LINK Several news outlets and social media accounts were reporting tornado activity at the Bryan/College Station area in Brazos County, Texas Thursday afternoon, May 26, 2016.

Billy Graham's Daughter: God Keeping My Father Alive Might Have Something to Do With the 'Return of Jesus'
LINK Billy Graham's daughter Anne Graham Lotz told a gathering of pastors Thursday that the 97-year-old legendary evangelist's vital signs are great and there must be a reason why God is keeping him alive.

Police Investigate Stabbing of Bible Inside Nebraska Church
LINK Just two weeks after residents in Nebraska reported the mystery of meat-wrapped knives found stabbed into trees, police are now investigating the stabbing of a Bible inside a church in Lincoln.

Bishop Eddie Long Refuses to Answer Whether He Had Sex With 4 Teen Boys
LINK Televangelist Bishop Eddie Long of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia, has refused to answer whether the 2010 accusations against him that he had sex with four teens are true.

Mother Sues Church for Not Reporting 6-Y-O Daughter's Claim Father Raped Her
LINK An Oregon church is now facing a $5.2 million lawsuit from a heartbroken mother alleging officials there failed to report her 6-year-old daughter's confession that her biological father repeatedly raped her during visitation that resulted in her eventual contraction of oral and genital herpes.

Franklin Graham Rails Against $60K Awarded to Transgender Teacher Offended by Pronouns
LINK Evangelical preacher the Rev. Fanklin Graham has railed against a $60,000 award given to a fifth grade transgender teacher in Oregon who says she was harassed and "misgendered" by coworkers.

Atheist Drops Lawsuit Against Texas Church Building America's Tallest Cross
LINK An atheist activist who brought legal action against a Texas church to stop the construction of a 230-foot cross on its property, has agreed to dismiss his case in a "settlement," after the church counter-sued the atheist.

LGBT Activists Push Dallas to Sever Ties With Robert Jeffress' Over Religious Freedom Stance
LINK LGBT activists are calling on the city of Dallas to sever a partnership with prominent Baptist megachurch Pastor Robert Jeffress and First Baptist Dallas after he asserted last Monday that businesses that oppose religious freedom bills are a greater "threat" than the Islamic State.

University of Miami Establishes Chair for Study of Atheism With $2.2M Gift From Wealthy Atheist
LINK After years of discussion, the University of Miami has accepted a $2.2 million gift from a wealthy atheist to endow what it says is America's first academic chair "for the study of atheism, humanism and secular ethics."

This New Religion Is Causing an Existential Crisis at American Colleges and Universities, NYU Prof Says
LINK There's a new religion exploding on the campuses of American universities and colleges, says Thomas Cooley professor of ethical leadership at New York University, Jonathan Haidt. And if it isn't stopped, it might just be better to shut them all down in the next 10 or 20 years.

News from One News Now:


Title: OneNewsNow.com Front Page Stories LINK

Description: Front Page Stories


Title: 69 more killed thru Obama's Fast and Furious LINK

Description: The death toll from the Obama administration’s notorious Fast and Furious covert program to track down weapons to Mexican drug cartels now stands at 200 after another 69 deaths were reported by a watchdog group based in the nation’s capital.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Sat, 28 May 2016

Title: House Dems press to restrict religious freedom … again LINK

Description: The current state of euthanasia in Belgium and the Netherlands has again proven why it's dangerous to legalize death with a needle.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Ambulances stay busy at St. Louis abortion clinic LINK

Description: Operation Rescue has obtained information on emergencies at St. Louis Planned Parenthood. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Forced diversity gets administrators an 'F' LINK

Description: principal's nameplate on deskApparently diversity outdoes democracy for administrators at one San Francisco high school as demonstrated by their attempt to rig the outcome of a student election.

Author: Bob Kellogg
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Finally! God's Word in their own tongue LINK

Description: A language group in Southeast Asia that has been relying on scriptures in other languages for more than 180 years finally has the complete New Testament in in their own language.

Author: Bill Bumpas
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Net neutrality not as 'neutral' as portrayed LINK

Description: Another day and still no net neutrality for the Internet, although not everyone thinks it's necessary.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Babies lives matter in SC, says pro-lifer LINK

Description: A pro-life activist predicts the latest South Carolina bill to emerge from the state's General Assembly will further reduce the abortion rate in the state. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Rule on OT not rosy for everyone LINK

Description: Some like it – and some don't. There's no stopping debate over the new overtime rule.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: It's a busy time combating liberal agenda LINK

Description: A pro-business organization is calling others to action when it comes to shareholder meetings. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Putting the brakes on 'fundamental transformation' LINK

Description: A spokeswoman for a mission organization that supports persecuted Christians worldwide says the news of one of the kidnapped Chibok girls being found is a sober reminder that there is much more that needs to be done.  

Author: Bill Bumpas
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Brase takes on DHS and its rumor-squashing claims LINK

Description: A critic of REAL ID hopes all of the non-compliant states remain non-compliant. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Harvey: Children needs adults to stand up, fight back LINK

Description: With the federal government attempting to abolish the difference between genders, a family advocate asks what's coming next. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Clinton camp struggling with email report LINK

Description: Hillary Clinton supporters were downplaying yesterday's Inspector General report finding she mishandled her email server.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Is listening to conservatives 'trending' now? LINK

Description: A conservative leader who attended the meeting with Facebook executives last week says the meeting created results.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Wed, 25 May 2016

Title: Trump, Clinton urged to heed 'la familia' LINK

Description: A family amusement park in Pennsylvania is causing a stir over a dangerous policy that is friendly to transgender people but puts families at risk.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Wed, 25 May 2016

Title: OneNewsNow.com Front Page Stories LINK

Description: Front Page Stories


Title: 69 more killed thru Obama's Fast and Furious LINK

Description: The death toll from the Obama administration’s notorious Fast and Furious covert program to track down weapons to Mexican drug cartels now stands at 200 after another 69 deaths were reported by a watchdog group based in the nation’s capital.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Sat, 28 May 2016

Title: House Dems press to restrict religious freedom … again LINK

Description: The current state of euthanasia in Belgium and the Netherlands has again proven why it's dangerous to legalize death with a needle.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Ambulances stay busy at St. Louis abortion clinic LINK

Description: Operation Rescue has obtained information on emergencies at St. Louis Planned Parenthood. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Forced diversity gets administrators an 'F' LINK

Description: principal's nameplate on deskApparently diversity outdoes democracy for administrators at one San Francisco high school as demonstrated by their attempt to rig the outcome of a student election.

Author: Bob Kellogg
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Finally! God's Word in their own tongue LINK

Description: A language group in Southeast Asia that has been relying on scriptures in other languages for more than 180 years finally has the complete New Testament in in their own language.

Author: Bill Bumpas
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Net neutrality not as 'neutral' as portrayed LINK

Description: Another day and still no net neutrality for the Internet, although not everyone thinks it's necessary.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Babies lives matter in SC, says pro-lifer LINK

Description: A pro-life activist predicts the latest South Carolina bill to emerge from the state's General Assembly will further reduce the abortion rate in the state. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Rule on OT not rosy for everyone LINK

Description: Some like it – and some don't. There's no stopping debate over the new overtime rule.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: It's a busy time combating liberal agenda LINK

Description: A pro-business organization is calling others to action when it comes to shareholder meetings. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Putting the brakes on 'fundamental transformation' LINK

Description: A spokeswoman for a mission organization that supports persecuted Christians worldwide says the news of one of the kidnapped Chibok girls being found is a sober reminder that there is much more that needs to be done.  

Author: Bill Bumpas
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Brase takes on DHS and its rumor-squashing claims LINK

Description: A critic of REAL ID hopes all of the non-compliant states remain non-compliant. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Harvey: Children needs adults to stand up, fight back LINK

Description: With the federal government attempting to abolish the difference between genders, a family advocate asks what's coming next. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Clinton camp struggling with email report LINK

Description: Hillary Clinton supporters were downplaying yesterday's Inspector General report finding she mishandled her email server.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Is listening to conservatives 'trending' now? LINK

Description: A conservative leader who attended the meeting with Facebook executives last week says the meeting created results.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Wed, 25 May 2016

Title: Trump, Clinton urged to heed 'la familia' LINK

Description: A family amusement park in Pennsylvania is causing a stir over a dangerous policy that is friendly to transgender people but puts families at risk.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Wed, 25 May 2016

Title: OneNewsNow.com Front Page Stories LINK

Description: Front Page Stories


Title: 69 more killed thru Obama's Fast and Furious LINK

Description: The death toll from the Obama administration’s notorious Fast and Furious covert program to track down weapons to Mexican drug cartels now stands at 200 after another 69 deaths were reported by a watchdog group based in the nation’s capital.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Sat, 28 May 2016

Title: House Dems press to restrict religious freedom … again LINK

Description: The current state of euthanasia in Belgium and the Netherlands has again proven why it's dangerous to legalize death with a needle.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Ambulances stay busy at St. Louis abortion clinic LINK

Description: Operation Rescue has obtained information on emergencies at St. Louis Planned Parenthood. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Forced diversity gets administrators an 'F' LINK

Description: principal's nameplate on deskApparently diversity outdoes democracy for administrators at one San Francisco high school as demonstrated by their attempt to rig the outcome of a student election.

Author: Bob Kellogg
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Finally! God's Word in their own tongue LINK

Description: A language group in Southeast Asia that has been relying on scriptures in other languages for more than 180 years finally has the complete New Testament in in their own language.

Author: Bill Bumpas
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Net neutrality not as 'neutral' as portrayed LINK

Description: Another day and still no net neutrality for the Internet, although not everyone thinks it's necessary.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Babies lives matter in SC, says pro-lifer LINK

Description: A pro-life activist predicts the latest South Carolina bill to emerge from the state's General Assembly will further reduce the abortion rate in the state. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Rule on OT not rosy for everyone LINK

Description: Some like it – and some don't. There's no stopping debate over the new overtime rule.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: It's a busy time combating liberal agenda LINK

Description: A pro-business organization is calling others to action when it comes to shareholder meetings. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Fri, 27 May 2016

Title: Putting the brakes on 'fundamental transformation' LINK

Description: A spokeswoman for a mission organization that supports persecuted Christians worldwide says the news of one of the kidnapped Chibok girls being found is a sober reminder that there is much more that needs to be done.  

Author: Bill Bumpas
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Brase takes on DHS and its rumor-squashing claims LINK

Description: A critic of REAL ID hopes all of the non-compliant states remain non-compliant. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Harvey: Children needs adults to stand up, fight back LINK

Description: With the federal government attempting to abolish the difference between genders, a family advocate asks what's coming next. 

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Clinton camp struggling with email report LINK

Description: Hillary Clinton supporters were downplaying yesterday's Inspector General report finding she mishandled her email server.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Thu, 26 May 2016

Title: Is listening to conservatives 'trending' now? LINK

Description: A conservative leader who attended the meeting with Facebook executives last week says the meeting created results.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Wed, 25 May 2016

Title: Trump, Clinton urged to heed 'la familia' LINK

Description: A family amusement park in Pennsylvania is causing a stir over a dangerous policy that is friendly to transgender people but puts families at risk.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Wed, 25 May 2016

News from Christian News Wire 29 May 2016



Christian Newswire: Religious Liberties / Persecution
LINK Religious Liberties / Persecution

Knights of Columbus CEO Carl Anderson to Congress: Indigenous Christian Communities in Iraq and Syria Face Extinction
LINK United States Should Take Key Actions to Avert this TragedyContact: Andrew Walther, 203-752-4253, Andrew.walther@kofc.org; Joe Cullen, 203-800-4923, joseph.cullen@kofc.org; both with Knights of Columbus WASHINGTON, May 26, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- Knights of Columbus CEO Carl Anderson testified today before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, describin Source: Knights of Columbus

President Bush, Patriarch Ilia, Levan Vasadze, and Dr. Carlson Inspire Over 2,000 Delegates at World Congress of Families X in Tbilisi, Georgia
LINK Contact: Larry Jacobs, Managing Director, World Congress of Families, 815-997-7106, media@worldcongress.org

United in Purpose & My Faith Votes Organize 'A Conversation with Donald Trump and Ben Carson'
LINK Over 500 Conservative Christian Leaders to Gather in NYC June 21 for Invitation-Only Private Meeting with TrumpContact: Larry Ross, 972-267-1111, alr@alarryross.com WOODSIDE, Calif., May 25, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- United in Purpose and My Faith Votes today jointly announced the collaborative organization of "A Conversation About America's Future with Donald Trump and Ben Carson," to be held June 21, 2016 in New York City.Carson, My Faith Votes honorary chair, will give lead Source: A. Larry Ross Communications

Catholic Bishop Dominique Rey of France Praises World Congress of Families, 'A Sign of Hope for Our Post-Modern Societies'
LINK French Catholic bishop declares that, "The defense of family is one of the points on which the Catholic Church would like to collaborate with other churches and confessions."

Evangelist Alveda C. King: There is a Battle for the Seed in the Toilets
LINK Contact: Dianne Rogers, 615-414-8807

Rally to Support Chief Justice Roy Moore
LINK Contact: Rev. Rusty Lee Thomas, 254-715-3134

President George W. Bush Given the 'Family and Democracy' Pro-Life Award at World Congress of Families X, Tbilisi, Georgia
LINK Contact: Levan Vasadze, Chairman, World Congress of Families X, 815-997-7106, media@worldcongress.org  TBILISI, Georgia, May 18, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- Former U.S. President George W. Bush was honored with the "FAMLIA ET CIVITAS - Family and Democracy" Pro-Life Award at the World Congress of Families X in Tbilisi, Georgia (www.worldcongress.ge).  The theme of the Tenth Jubilee, World Congress of Families X was "Civilization at The Crossroads: The Natural Famil Source: World Congress of Families

Va. Beach Art Museum Gets Cute
LINK Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org

Give Hope to Refugees in Syria: Pioneers USA Launches Crowdfunding Campaign, Just $10 to Participate
LINK Contact: Matt Green, 321-231-5624

Montgomery Foundation Addresses Little Sisters Decision
LINK Contact: John Eidsmoe, 334-262-1245

Reach Beyond Names New President
LINK Rev. Steve Harling to Head Global Outreach Ministry

Religious Leaders Collaborate to Defend the Family at World Congress of Families X; Bishop Dominique Rey of France Provides Support and Encouragement
LINK French Catholic Bishop Calls the Congress of "A Sign of Hope for Our Post-Modern Societies" and says that, "The defense of family is one of the points on which the Catholic Church would like to collaborate with other churches and confessions."

President George W. Bush to Welcome Delegates to World Congress of Families X, Tbilisi, Georgia on Monday, May 16
LINK Contact: Larry Jacobs, Manager, World Congress of Families, 815-997-7106, media@worldcongress.org TBILISI, Georgia May 13, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is the text of the welcome message from President George W. Bush to be delivered to the delegates of the World Congress of Families X at the Opening Ceremony on May 16:

Alabama Judicial Inquiry Commission at Fault for Politically-Motivated Charges Against Chief Justice Roy Moore, Says Local Organization
LINK Contact: Tom Ford, 334-220-2319

Since the 2003 Olympic Acceptance of Transgenders, Steve McConkey has Fought the Wildfire
LINK Contact: 4 WINDS, 608-469-7956

Obama's Bathroom Bullies
LINK Contact: Karen England, Privacy for All, 775-737-6616SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 13, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- In its latest effort to create new law, the Obama administration is issuing a decree telling all public school districts to allow students to use the bathroom that matches their gender identity, even if that is opposite of their biological gender."The Administration is equating gender identity with biological gender," said Karen England, spokesperson for Privacy For All.&n Source: Privacy For All Students

Gender Identity vs. Reality
LINK Contact: 757-375-6444, LaToya@ewjackson.com OPINION, May 13, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by E.W. Jackson:

American Family Association Meets with Target Senior Management About Its War on Women and Girls; Delivers One Million Petition Signatures
LINK Contact: Deborah Hamilton, 215-815-7716, Media@HamiltonStrategies.com

Coptic Solidarity Announces 7th Annual Conference Amidst Efforts to Thwart Awareness of the Event
LINK Contact: Lindsay Vessey, Coprtic Solidarity, 801-512-1713, coptadvocacy@copticsolidarity.org WASHINGTON, May 12, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- Coptic Solidarity will host its 7th Annual Conference in Washington, DC June 9-10, 2016.  The conference theme is The Future of Egypt's Religious Minorities: Status of Copts after Two Revolutions. A Policy Day will be hosted at the Reserve Officer Association in the Minuteman Ballroom on June 9th from 11:00AM 5:30PM followed by a ba Source: Coptic Solidarity

'One-Sided Neutrality': Facebook Suppression of Conservative News is Part of Censorship Pattern, NRB Says
LINK Contact: James A. Smith Sr., National Religious Broadcasters, 202-999-8714, jsmith@nrb.org  WASHINGTON, May 10, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- Revelations that Facebook regularly suppresses conservative news websites from its trending section is just the latest example of a pattern of censorship by the social media behemoth, according Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President & CEO of National Religious Broadcasters."It's time for Facebook to face the facts," Johnson said Source: National Religious Broadcasters


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