SBC Executive Committee Agrees to Pay for Abuse...
Members of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee agreed to spend $1.6 million to fund an outside review into how the committee has handled claims of sexual abuse over the past two decades. […]
Pray.com Supports Family Farms Hit by Historic...
On Wednesday, Pray.com launched a campaign called Pray for Rain to raise funds for family farmers afflicted by historic droughts in California. […]
Kenyan Methodists Defy Ban on Campaigning at...
Some churches in Kenya have barred politicians from addressing their congregations, saying campaigning during services disrespects the sanctity of worship. […]
You Are What You Binge
Pediatricians are growing increasingly concerned about an explosion in facial and vocal tics in teenagers, especially teenage girls. Doctors say that neurological scans of teenage girls with what they are calling “functional tic like behaviors” don’t have anything like […]
N.Y. Threatens Christian Adoption Agency over...
A new federal lawsuit claims that a New York state agency violated a Christian adoption agency’s constitutional rights by opening an investigation and harassing it about its beliefs on marriage. […]
Iran President Ebrahim Rais Criticizes the U.S....
In his first U.N. address as the new president of Iran, President Ebrahim Raisi heavily criticized the United States, calling sanctions on Iran a "new way of war." […]
House passes government funding and debt limit increase destined to hit Senate filibuster
by Worthy News Staff on September 22, 2021 at 10:31 pm
The House passed a stopgap government funding bill paired with an increase in the federal borrowing limit that will likely face a GOP filibuster in the Senate. […]
Jordan king calls at UN for two-state solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict
by Worthy News Staff on September 22, 2021 at 10:23 pm
In a pre-recorded speech to the United Nations General Assembly, Jordan's King Abdullah II called on Wednesday to revive the option of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. […]
Texas Gov. Signs Law Banning Abortion Drugs After 7 Weeks of Pregnancy
by Worthy News Staff on September 22, 2021 at 10:18 pm
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) signed a bill into law last week that prohibits the prescription and use of abortion drugs after seven weeks into a pregnancy, 49 days. The new law takes effect on Dec. 2. […]
Fed officials expect higher unemployment rates by year end, signal stimulus easing, interest hike
by Worthy News Staff on September 22, 2021 at 10:17 pm
Fed officials on Wednesday downgraded their forecast for the U.S. unemployment rates, with expectations that inflation and joblessness will rise before the end of the year. […]
La Palma volcano: Canary Islands eruption could last for three months, experts say
by Worthy News Staff on September 22, 2021 at 10:15 pm
The Canary Islands Volcanology Institute said on Wednesday that the eruption on the island of La Palma and its aftermath could last for up to 84 days. […]
Documents: ‘US, Chinese Scientists Sought Tried Releasing COVID In China’
by Worthy News Staff on September 22, 2021 at 6:35 pm
The U.S. medical advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci came under pressure Wednesday after leaked documents showed American and Chinese scientists planned to release coronavirus particles. […]