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JESUS Film recorded for two more Iranian people groups

By missionnn | Oct 21, 2017

Iran (MNN) — Nearly 90 percent of the people groups in Iran are considered unreached with the Gospel, according to The Joshua Project. Furthermore, 99.6 percent of the Iranian population is part of an unreached people group. (Photo courtesy of Jesus Film Project) But this year, the Jesus Film Project is celebrating the completion of…

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Raqqa liberated: Now what?

By missionnn | Oct 21, 2017

Syria (MNN) – With all of the hype surrounding North Korea, the tit-for-tat Twitter wars surrounding the White House and policy issues, the roar over what’s happening in the Middle East has been downgraded to less urgent news. (Image courtesy of Global Catalytic Ministries) Three days ago, a Reuter’s headline trumpeted “ISIS has fallen in…

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How Mentoring Saved Our Marriage (Part 2 of 2)

By focusonthefamily | Oct 20, 2017

Tom and Sandy Ralya tell their story of how a small number of friends and mentors challenged them to face the truth about their relationship and obey God – a process that lead to the restoration of their broken marriage. (Part 2 of 2)

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Trump’s former aides caught up in Russia election mess begin to fight back

By worthynews | Oct 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – Former campaign aides to President Trump have begun to fight back against what they consider libelous allegations in the Russia election saga. Instead of expensive legal actions, they are representing themselves in what might be considered unconventional actions through court, ethics and FBI complaints. The aim is to clear their names of…

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U.S. wants quick vote on Syria chemical weapons inspectors

By worthynews | Oct 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Wednesday the United States is circulating a resolution that would extend by another year the work of inspectors seeking to determine who is behind chemical weapons attacks in Syria. Haley told reporters the United States wants a quick vote so the Joint Investigative Mechanism is renewed before…

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US demands Hamas renounce violence, disarm before unity deal

By worthynews | Oct 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – The United States called Thursday for the Hamas terror group to disarm and renounce violence before being allowed to implement a highly touted unity deal with Palestinian rival Fatah, in a first detailed response to the agreement. In a statement, White House Mideast peace envoy Jason Greenblatt welcomed the Palestinian Authority’s impending…

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US judge orders government to allow abortion for undocumented teen

By worthynews | Oct 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – A 17-year-old immigrant who was detained after entering the country illegally should not be “obstructed” by government officials from having an abortion, a US federal judge ruled on Wednesday in Washington DC. Judge Tanya Chutkan ordered US President Donald Trump’s administration to move “promptly and without delay” to transport or allow the…

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Haley to UN Security Council: Don't turn a blind eye to Iran

By worthynews | Oct 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – The UN Security Council must not ignore Iran’s aggressive behavior, its ballistic missile testing and its violation of this body’s resolutions regarding its military activity, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Wednesday. She urged the 15-member body in New York to follow in the footsteps of the United…

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Christian Persecution Hits All-Time High Worldwide: Report

By worthynews | Oct 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – The persecution of Christians is now “worse than at any time in history,” according to a report by the Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need, which states that not only are Christians more persecuted than any other faith group, they are also experiencing the worst forms of persecution. The Europe-based…

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Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM) creates opportunities for churches to work in collaboration and cooperation to serve the critical needs of their neighbors. ABCCM is a coalition of area congregations that respond to emergency assistance needs in Asheville and Buncombe County for families in poverty, those incarcerated, the homeless and the uninsured.

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