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Mark Driscoll’s books pulled from LifeWay Christian stores

Mark Driscoll

The nation’s second largest Christian book retailer has pulled megachurch pastor Mark Driscoll’s books from its website and 186 stores. Leaders at the Southern Baptist Convention’s LifeWay Christian Resources, informed stores on Friday to stop selling books by the Seattle pastor …

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Prayer discount no longer on the menu at North Carolina diner

A Winston-Salem, N.C., diner will no longer dish out discounts along with dinner to praying customers. Mary’s Gourmet Diner had been offering a 15 percent discount for customers seen offering grace before meals during the past four years. The practice went under the radar until a …

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2nd American Ebola patient arrives in U.S.

A small plane carrying Nancy Writebol, the second American Ebola patient from Liberia, arrived in the United States on Tuesday (Aug. 5), making a brief refueling stop in Bangor, Maine, en route to Atlanta and Emory University Hospital. The same …

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Good News groups get a cold shoulder in Portland

Some groups in Portland, Ore., are taking an evangelical children’s camp to task for talking to the city’s youngest residents about Jesus. The camps, which operate like a traveling Vacation Bible School, have endured protests, negative advertisements in local newspapers, …

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