There’s a Biblical Message Hidden in Bitcoin Block 666,666

A recently mined Bitcoin block contained an Easter egg for on-chain enthusiasts. By Shaurya Malwa In brief A recently mined Bitcoin block contained a biblical message. It joined other historically significant messages imprinted on Bitcoin, such as Satoshi Nakamoto’s messages on the genesis block. Such messages are immutable and remain on the blockchain forever. The Bible … Read more

Tensions rise over California church’s anti-LGBTQ message

Article by Tim Haddock Syndicated from Mercury News Tension has flared up between leadership of the First Works Baptist Church and some members of the community who are outraged by the church’s anti-LGBTQ message. The church’s pastor filed a police report over an online arson threat and a protest against the church is planned this … Read more

Disease and danger may explain why humans embrace rituals.

BY TIM VERNIMMEN, Syndicated from National Geographic Earlier this month, people around the world participated in one of humankind’s largest ritualized celebrations. To commemorate another trip around the sun, New Year activities included fireworks, kisses, and resolutions—as well as some practices unique to specific cultures, such as cooking black-eyed peas and greens in the southeastern United States, eating … Read more

‘Shaking A Fist In The Creator’s Face’: Franklin Graham Slams Gender-Neutral House Rules, ‘Awoman’ Prayer

Article By Dan Brown; Syndicated from the Daily Wire.   Evangelist Franklin Graham blasted the recent gender-neutral changes made to the House of Representatives’ official rules as a direct attack on the authority of God. “House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democratic Congressman James McGovern announced a set of changes to the House rules to enshrine … Read more

Reflecting on scripture has stress dampening effect for Christians

Article by ERIC W. DOLAN; Syndicated from PsyPost.org In a recently-published study in the journal Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, researchers found evidence that reflecting on biblical scripture impacted subsequent cardiovascular stress reactivity among Christian college students. The findings provide new insights into how religious practices can influence psychophysiological processes. “I have a long-term interest … Read more

Dance Floor Where John the Baptist Was Condemned to Death

Article Curated from Live Science.  By Owen Jarus Archaeologists believe that this niche represents the remains of the throne of Herod Antipas. From here, the decision to execute John the Baptist may have been made. Archaeologists claim that they have identified the deadly dance floor where John the Baptist — a preacher who foretold the … Read more

Georgia Revival Sees More Than 200 People Surrender Their Lives to Christ

By Milton Quintanilla, Syndicated from Christian Headlines. A powerful move of God is sweeping Hillcrest Baptist Church in Swainsboro, Georgia as part of its ongoing Swainsboro Revival services. Evangelist D.R. Harrison, the featured speaker at the event, told CBN News that over 200 people have surrendered their lives to Jesus Christ, with a majority of them being … Read more

Pandemic Lessons for Humanity

Article reported and syndicated from the Pew Center for Research When an event has as much impact as the coronavirus outbreak – disrupting billions of lives and leading to more than 1 million deaths around the world – it’s natural for people to ponder big questions. Is this just a random occurrence, or is there … Read more