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Religion Supporting US Economy by Generating More Revenue Than Apple, Google, and Amazon Combined, Says Study
A new study published in interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Religion said that religion contributes more to US economy than Facebook, Google and Apple combined.
English Gardner Praises Jesus in Her Journey From Being Told She Could Never Run, to Running in the Rio Olympics 2016
Olympic sprinter English Gardner is all excited about Rio de Janeiro. When she qualified for the games after winning the 100-meter dash for the US Track and Field Trials last month, she could not stop praising Jesus. The 23-year-old Madeline (Maya) DiRado won three medals in the US swimming team to qualify for the Rio games which will be her first as well as last Olympics. Four-time Olympic gold medalist Allyson Felix is ready for the Rio Games, but it’s her faith she puts first in life. Americans are more comfortable talking about politics than about God, according to a new survey by LifeWay Research. Grace is defined by the dictionary as "the free and unmerited favor of God, as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the bestowal of blessings." The Greek word for grace is "charis," which translates to kindness, gift, blessing, and favor. The Hebrew word for grace is "chen," which means favor.…
Jeremy Lin Plans to Glorify Jesus Christ and Break Down Asian Stereotypes in the NBA: Charlotte Hornets PG Focuses on God in the Highs and Lows
Jeremy Lin is a household name and international superstar when it comes to basketball, yet he still insists that he is just like everyone else. Lin’s trajectory shifted as he left the Los Angeles Lakers to play for the Charlotte Hornets, but his goal remains the same as ever; “to glorify Christ… Trends might come and go in Hollywood, but "The Big Bang Theory" star Mayim Bialik knows there is one thing that will never be considered trendy - being religious. Iranian American Pastor Saeed Abedini dreamt that he was freed from prison and in America by his daughter’s 9th birthday. His wife Naghmeh Abedini told CBN news about Saeed’s dream on Thursday, July 16. Saeed is currently serving an eight year prison sentence in a prison in Karaj, Iran. Jeremy Lin, one of the most notable players in the NBA today, opens up about how his faith kept him grounded throughout his journey this season and what kept him going despite the humiliating performance of his team, according to Gospel Herald. Speaking with fans and followers at Hong Kong's Chinese… Congressman Randy Forbes launched the #FaithitForward initiative on Tuesday, June 23. The initiative aims to unite the nation by highlighting the importance and impact of faith in communities. #FaithitForward is designed for everyday people to share personal stories on a public platform. Just days after Taya Kyle testified in tears at the trial of Eddie Ray Routh, who was charged for shooting and killing her husband, Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, she shared an inspirational message on Facebook last Valentine’s Day.