Students at Union University in Jackson, Tenn., are dancing to the tunes of Duke Ellington and Cab Calloway.even though the school's handbook says the university “prohibits dancing at any Union University-sponsored event held on campus.”
By Angela Abbamonte, Religion News Service
More than 60 black churches in Cleveland have started the Body & Soul fitness program in an effort to combat African-Americans’ higher risk of developing cancer.
By Sarah Jane Tribble, Religion News Service
Art Clokey, the creator of the animated icon Gumby and his clay Christian counterparts Davey and Goliath, died Jan. 8 at his home in California. He was 88.
By Daniel Burke, Religion News Service
The Bible plays a starring role in "The Book of Eli," a post-apocalyptic action film starring Denzel Washington.
By Bob Allen
Nationally, more than 1,200 crimes were committed against Christian churches and ministries in 2009, according to an unofficial tally by a firm that specializes in church security.
In places around the world where Christians face beatings, economic reprisal, imprisonment or even death because of their faith, claims of religious persecution in the United States ring hollow.
By Robert Marus, Associated Baptist Press