The Answer to Russia’s Orphan Crisis
Russell Moore, The Gospel Coalition

As the father of two sons born in Russia, I was enraged by Vladimir Putin’s government ban on American adoptions from the former Soviet state . . .

About 100 million Christians persecuted around the world: report
Tom Heneghan, Reuters

About 100 million Christians are persecuted around the world, with conditions worsening for them most rapidly in Syria and Ethiopia, according to an annual report by a group supporting oppressed Christians worldwide.

Supreme Court sets dates for marriage cases
Baptist Press

The U.S. Supreme Court has announced the dates it will hear two huge cases concerning lawsuits that could reaffirm the historical definition of marriage or lead to the legalization of gay marriage — March 26 and 27.

Secrets Your Pastor Can’t Share in a Sermon
Rev. Gary Brinn, Sayville-Bayport Patch

A unique glimpse at what faith leaders keep silent about.