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  • Persecuted Christians at Higher Risk as Coronavirus Halts Daily Life Worldwide
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on April 1, 2020 at 6:54 pm

    Living conditions for Christians and other religious minorities worldwide are rapidly worsening due to the Coronavirus outbreak, says Open Doors USA, an organization working with persecuted Christians in more than 60 countries. “Their situation is going from bad to worse,” said David Curry, CEO of Open Doors. “In places like North Korea, Iran, and Pakistan, … The post Persecuted Christians at Higher Risk as Coronavirus Halts Daily Life Worldwide appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Tap into Employer Benefit Resources in Times of Uncertainty
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on April 1, 2020 at 5:50 pm

    For many American workers, how they do their jobs dramatically changed with the spread of COVID-19. Some have shifted to working from home while others moved to part-time or reduced hours. With uncertainty abound, now’s a good time to take stock of your physical and mental health and familiarize yourself with the resources available from … The post Tap into Employer Benefit Resources in Times of Uncertainty appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Southern Baptists Object to Mayor’s Threat to Close Church Buildings
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on April 1, 2020 at 2:54 pm

    Southern Baptists have voiced objections to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s threat to close permanently the buildings of churches and other religious groups if they continue to gather for corporate worship. In his March 27 press briefing, de Blasio said law enforcement officials have been instructed to warn congregational leaders when they discover … The post Southern Baptists Object to Mayor’s Threat to Close Church Buildings appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Country Music Superstar John Rich Urges Americans to ‘Just Stay Home’
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on April 1, 2020 at 2:22 pm

    Country Music superstar John Rich made back-to-back appearances on The Logan Sekulow ReProgram this week, first on Tuesday to share memories and discuss the untimely passing of Country Music icon Joe Diffie, who tragically died due to complications from COVID-19. He then returned to the show this morning to premiere the brand new BIG & … The post Country Music Superstar John Rich Urges Americans to ‘Just Stay Home’ appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Managing Your Coronavirus Fears
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on April 1, 2020 at 1:48 pm

    Coronavirus has spawned fears galore. Infection and death numbers soar. People wonder: Will I catch it? Will my loved ones? Will it kill us? Will I survive economically? Layoffs and roller-coaster financial markets escalate apprehension. So, how many of these coronavirus fear factors apply to you? • Illness? • Death? • Losing loved ones? • … The post Managing Your Coronavirus Fears appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • God Is Our Only Source | The Power of Worship
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on April 1, 2020 at 12:00 pm

    I confess the last several years have kept me locked away. Depression, melancholy, failure, and fear of the unknown, even the fear of death gripped me. I rediscovered that worship is key in pressing forward. When confronted with the unknown, and no one has the answers, God is our only source. One afternoon, I began … The post God Is Our Only Source | The Power of Worship appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • The NYT Blame Throwers: Coronavirus Edition
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on March 31, 2020 at 6:28 pm

    If Chinese officials weren’t fans of the American media before, they are now. After weeks of taking all the heat for the coronavirus, the communist regime will be relieved to know that, according to the New York Times, they aren’t to blame for this global pandemic. Evangelicals are. In a column so outrageous editors ultimately … The post The NYT Blame Throwers: Coronavirus Edition appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • How to Serve Others During the Coronavirus Outbreak
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on March 31, 2020 at 6:06 pm

    The coronavirus will not keep America down if we collectively band together. Most of us are isolated at this time to prevent the virus from spreading. However, there are definitive actions all of us can take without disrupting social distancing guidelines. Whether it is helping the aging buying their groceries, aiding children during school closures … The post How to Serve Others During the Coronavirus Outbreak appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • The Gift of Children | A Call to Love, Sacrifice, and Hope
    by christiannewsjournal on March 31, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    A recent open letter from the Alliance of World Scientists began this way: “We declare, with more than 11,000 scientist signatories from around the world…that planet Earth is facing a climate emergency.” The letter is filled with urgent language and what the authors consider irrefutable proof that human beings are destroying the planet. And, they … The post The Gift of Children | A Call to Love, Sacrifice, and Hope appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • MyPillow’s Mike Lindell | ‘We Will Get Through This’
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on March 31, 2020 at 5:23 pm

    MyPillow founder and CEO Mike Lindell shared Monday in remarks at a White House press briefing that the company redirected 75 percent of its manufacturing capacity to create cotton facemasks to fight the coronavirus. Lindell said it was challenging to get elastics to create the masks, and his company concentrated on making masks with 100 … The post MyPillow’s Mike Lindell | ‘We Will Get Through This’ appeared first on Christian News Journal.