Missionaries, visitors to besieged overseas churches and experts say the recent "Duck Dynasty" controversy does not rise to the level of Christian persecution — and nor do many other reported situations globally. The key is to pray for victims of persecution and live into Christian faith.

Published in Social Issues
Thursday, 02 January 2014 13:38

Numbering our days, applying our hearts

New Year’s ever reminds that life really is short.

Published in Can I Get a Witness?

Recent controversy over a TV reality show is part of a battle that has been going on throughout Christian history.

Published in Commentaries
Friday, 20 December 2013 13:14

Critics: 'Duck Dynasty' star no role model

'Duck Dynasty' star Phil Robertson should not be held up as a model Christian, progressive and moderate Baptists say. Nor should he be considered as a persecuted Christian.

Published in People
Friday, 20 December 2013 11:36

Is ‘Duck Dynasty’ the next SBC cause?

After initial outrage over comments about homosexuality, debate has turned to “Duck Dynasty” patriarch Phil Robertson’s views on race.

Published in Organizations
Thursday, 19 December 2013 13:03

SBC leaders back ‘Duck Dynasty’ star

Baptist leaders were among conservative Christians protesting the suspension of "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson for speaking out against homosexuality.

Published in Media and Arts
Thursday, 14 November 2013 12:00

Ministry cancels ‘Duck Dynasty’ event

Free Will Baptist Family Ministries cancelled an appearance by a Duck Dynasty star over the family’s collaboration with a California winemaker.

Published in Media and Arts