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• Inflating the Number of Atheists
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, April 28, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Bill Donohue: Two University of Kentucky psychologists, Will M. Gervais and Maxine B. Najle, claim that 26 percent of Americans are atheists. Their research, available now at PsyArXiv.com, will appear in an upcoming edition of Social Psychological and Personality Science; the journal is published eight times a year. Source: Catholic League

• Dr. Calls for World Wide Revival Movement with New Book
Contact: Dr. Jeremy Mays, 731-335-0894 ERIN, Tenn., April 28, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Dr. Jeremy Mays has studied the history of great revivals for years. Now he believes that he has found a biblical pattern to cause revival in our generation. Dr. Mays began his own journey down the revival pathway after hearing a recorded message by evangelist Duncan Campbell of the Hebrides Revival. When Dr. Mays heard Mr. Campbell compare this revival to Isaiah 64. He began to study this chapter, D Source: Healing Waters Ministries

• 2017 'The Struggle is Real' Summit -- Mental Health and the Mission of the Church Uniting the Church & Mental Health Professionals
Contact: Dina Jones, American Association of Christian Counselors, 434-426-4398 LYNCHBURG, Va., April 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Beginning today, in beautiful Lynchburg, Virginia, The Struggle is Real Summit is built around "Mental Health and the Mission of the Church." Anchored and developed by the world's leading Christian counseling organization, the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC), the Summit's mission is to ignite a movement within the Church to break the Source: American Association of Christian Counselors

• Evangelist Alveda King: 100 Days of Trump - 100 Days of Prayer
Contact: Leslie Palma, 347-286-7277 ATLANTA, April 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Many people who voted for President Trump agree that he is delivering on his promises. When I voted for President Trump, I lifted up a prayer asking God to guide our President and to heal our nation. I have not regretted my vote or our prayers for his success throughout his 100 days. Throughout his first 100 Days President Trump has taken dramatic steps to undo burdensome regulations, restore law and order Source: Alveda King Ministries

• How do Millennial Christians Make Decisions?
Contact: Lindsay Nelson, Teleios Research, 843-819-0201 GOOSE CREEK, S.C., April 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Teleios Research conducted a survey by placing advertisements on InstaPray, a Christian Instagram account In total, 858 individuals participated, with the majority being: evangelicals (77%); college students (51%), females (67%), and 80% US residents. The average age was 23 ± 10 years. HOW CHRISTIANS MAKE DECISIONS The respondents indicated they most often make spiritual an Source: Teleios Research

• Once Again, Planned Parenthood Leadership Boasts of Violating Federal Law
Contact: Alexandra Snyder, Life Legal Defense Foundation, 202-717-7371 NAPA, Calif., April 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- David Daleiden and the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released a new video recently showing Planned Parenthood's willingness to engage in the illegal sale of fetal body parts. In the video, President of the Medical Directors' Council for PP Federation of America's Dr. Mary Gatter says that $50 per aborted baby is "on the low end" of payment for fetal specimens. G Source: Life Legal Defense Foundation

• Care Net Files Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Case Affecting the Free Speech of Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers
Contact: Vincent DiCaro, Care Net, 703-554-8741 LANSDOWNE, Va., April 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Care Net, a national non-profit ministry supporting one of the largest networks of pregnancy centers in the United States, filed an amicus brief to support National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA), the petitioner in a case before the Supreme Court of the United States. Care Net supports NIFLA's petition to have the Supreme Court reverse the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to Source: Care Net

• 61 New Scripture Translations Completed Last Year
Contact: Gunnar Mägi, Global Mission Team: Partnerships & Communications, United Bible Societies, 00-372-503-4980, gmagi@biblesocieties.org SWINDON, UK, April 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- In 2016, Bible Societies assisted in the completion of translations in 61 languages spoken by over 428 million people. 2016 was 'a first' for no fewer than 30 languages, spoken by over 95 million people. 17 communities now have their very first Bible, 6 have a New Testament and 7 communities have thei Source: United Bible Societies

• 'The Star' Offers First Look at Characters, Adds New Celebrity Voice Talent
www.TheStarMovie.com Contact: Michael Conrad, 214-616-0320, Michael@Lovell-Fairchild.com CULVER CITY, Calif., April 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- From Sony Pictures Animation, THE STAR offers a first look at four characters from the anticipated faith-and-family film, and announces the addition of three-time Emmy® winner Patricia Heaton as Edith the cow's voice to join its outstanding cast.Premiering Nov. 10th, 2017, THE STAR tells the story of the first Christmas through t Source: Lovell-Fairchild

• Nomi Network Announces 7th Annual Gala & Awards Ceremony to Honor Patagonia's Wendy Savage, Grace Farms' Sharon Prince, and Actress & Activist Julia Ormond
Celebrities, Fashion Designers and Business Leaders Gather to End Human Trafficking Contact: Sweena Varghese, Nomi Network, 646-867-0608 NEW YORK, April 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Nomi Network, an anti-human trafficking non-profit organization, announced today that it will honor three key individuals at its 7th Annual Gala & Awards Ceremony for their efforts to eradicate the vicious cycle of human trafficking. The reception and ceremony will take place on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in New Source: Nomi Network

• Free Clinics and Distributions Bring 'Expressions of Hope' to Marginalized Asian Communities
World Health Day focus on depression prompts caring 'not forgotten' visits by GFA-supported teamsContact: 972-300-3379, pressrelations@gfa.org WILLS POINT, Texas, April 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Impoverished families who pick through trash to make a meager living were given a tangible "expression of hope" as GFA (Gospel for Asia) teams marked World Health Day recently with a series of special programs.Free check-ups and medicines, mosquito nets and packets of fruit w Source: InChrist Communications

• Missions Champion David Platt Brings 'Radical' Message to Unreached People's Campaign
Best-selling author and Southern Baptist leader to keynote International Day for the Unreached alliance celebration and challenge June 4Contact: Darin Campbell, 512-785-8350, dcampbell@inchristcommunications.com; Press kit  www.inchristcommunications.com/dayfortheunreached COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Best-selling author and missions leader David Platt will bring a message of support and challenge to this year's International Day for the Un Source: InChrist Communications

• Planned Parenthood Gala is Sick
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, April 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a Planned Parenthood event that will honor Hillary Clinton and Shonda Rhimes on May 2 in New York City: They are billing it as "a once in a lifetime Gala, 100 Years Strong: The Celebration of the Century." Hillary Clinton will receive the Champion of the Century Award and Shonda Source: Catholic League

• Possenti Society Says Mass Murder of Christians Demands Gun Defense
Contact: John Snyder, St. Gabriel Possenti Society, 202-239-8005, gundean@gmail.com VIERA, Fla., April 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- "Christians must promote the right and ability of their persecuted brethren to obtain and use self-defense firearms," John M. Snyder, founder/chairman of the St. Gabriel Possenti Society, said here today. St. Gabriel Possenti used handguns in 1860 to rescue villagers of Isola del Gran Sasso, Italy from a violent band of renegades. The St. Gabriel Poss Source: St. Gabriel Possenti Society, Inc.

• TMS Global Aims to Increase Diversity in the World Missions Workforce
New African-American advisory board welcomed as a key step in missions group's major push to more fully reflect God's church and kingdom Contact: Ty Mays, 770-256-8710, tmays@inchristcommunications.com   NORCROSS, Ga., April 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Non-white churches and workers have long been underrepresented in mainline denominations in missions, but one agency is doing all that it can to help change that. TMS Global is undertaking a major drive to Source: InChrist Communications

• Pureflix.com Now Streaming to Android TVs, Apple TV and More as Platform Continues to Expand
Contact: David Migdal, 201-602-2910 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- PureFlix.com, the leader in the faith and family streaming video on demand space, is expanding the type and number of devices consumers can watch the service on, thanks to a significant expansion of its Android-based platform and compatibility with Apple TV. For the first time, PureFlix.com will now be available directly on Android TVs from Sony and Sharp, Amazon Kindle Fire Tablets, and Android Source: Migdal-Underwood Consulting

• Pioneer Missions Research Group to Give Away Vital Information Resources as it Closes
Global Mapping International's open-handed move aims to continue 'faithful stewarding' of library of valuable products, data and insights Contact: Jon Hirst, 719-531-3599, info@gmi.org COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Global Mapping International (GMI) announced today it will close its doors June 30, 2017, after 33 years of providing vital information and insight to the global church. As it winds down its pioneering work, GMI is taking the unusual Source: InChrist Communications

• Religious Liberty Attacked in California
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, April 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bill Donohue comments on legislation targeting religious employers in California: Under the guise of "anti-discrimination," a pro-abortion California assemblywoman is pushing a bill that would bar faith-based codes of conduct for employees of religious organizations. AB 569 specifically targets codes of conduct involving emp Source: Catholic League

• Judicial Watch Receives New Records on United Passenger David Dao Removal Incident -- Police Reports, New Video, Audio Files
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, April 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch today received documents today from the City of Chicago in response to a Freedom of Information (FOIA) request for records about the removal of United Airlines passenger David Dao on April 9. The records are available here.Judicial Watch filed a FOIA on April 11, 2017 for: copies of all records related to the involuntary removal of passenger David Dao from Source: Judicial Watch

• Hobby Lobby CEO and Founder Releases New Book, Shares Inside Details of the 2014 Supreme Court Case
Book Explains Who is the True Owner of Hobby Lobby and Encourages Readers to Live Generously to Impact Future Generations "Giving It All AwayAnd Getting It All Back Again" by David Green Releases from Zondervan Today GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., April 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Hobby Lobby CEO and founder David Green, one of America's most successful businessmen, offers both inspiration and practical advice in his new book, "Giving It All Away And Getting It All Back Again" (Zonderva Source: Zondervan


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