News Release Archives | Jan/Feb/Mar 2017

March 2017

American Pastors Network Explores the Question: ‘Is Islam Luring American Church Into Denying Jesus?’

Webinar for Pastors Invited Former Imam Mark Christian to Share the Grave Dangers of Islam and the Role of Todays Church
March 30, 2017


Renowned Apologist Alex McFarland to Debate Mikey Weinstein, Founder of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation

April 11 Event at Colorado Christian University Will Explore Topics of Religious Freedom and Public Accommodation
March 28, 2017


Evangelical Leader Dr. Richard Land: Why Neil Gorsuch Should Be Confirmed

Gorsuch is an Accomplished Legal Jurist, Traditionalist and Devotee to Natural Law, Says Southern Evangelical Seminary President on His Nationwide Radio Program
March 28, 2017


Trump to Sign Executive Order Rolling Back Environmental Regulations

Financial Expert Dan Celia: Trump is Making Good on Pro-Growth Promises
March 28, 2017


Cumberland Valley Christian Choirs Spring Cantata to Benefit The Tide® Global Radio Ministry

Sunday Concerts on April 2, 9, 23 and 30 Will Help The Tide Ministry Reach Even More Around the World with the Message of Jesus
March 27, 2017


Samaritan Ministries’ Members Share $23 Million Every Month in Health Care Needs

69,000 Households (225,000+ Individuals) Honor God with Their Health Care by Bearing One Anothers Burdens and Lifting Up Families
March 27, 2017


Target’s Policy Leaves the Door Open for Sexual Predators and Voyeurs to Gain Access to Victims

American Family Association: Targets Politically Correct Restroom Policies Pose Potential Danger to Women and Children; Plummeting Revenue and Stock Value Are Evidence of Public Fear
March 27, 2017


What Went Wrong?

With American Health Care Act Dead on Arrival, Citizens Council for Health Freedoms Twila Brase Tells The Daily Caller President Trumps Focus Must Be Freedom in Health Care
March 27, 2017


Sue Semrau’s Seminoles Aim for First Final Four

Semrau Has Been a Longtime Supporter of Fellowship of Christian Athletes; No. 3 Florida State Takes On No. 1 South Carolina Tonight
March 27, 2017


AHCA DOA

After Lawmakers Pull Bill, Citizens Council for Health Freedom Says Its Time to Go Back to the Drawing Board
March 24, 2017


Take It or Leave It?

With Health Care Vote Set for Today, Citizens Council for Health Freedom Says Lawmakers Should Not Be Pushed into Voting for a Bad Bill
March 24, 2017


American Pastors Network on UK Terror Attack: Appeasement in Face of Evil is Always Disastrous

APN President Sam Rohrer Says Problem of Terrorism Will Never Be Remedied Unless Source Is Identified
March 24, 2017


Thousands of Discerning Americans Wisely Moving to Christian Health Care Sharing

Samaritan Ministries: For Consumers Faced With Fewer Options and Greater Needs, Health Care Sharing Makes Financial and Biblical Sense
March 23, 2017


Statement: Christianity Once Saved Europe from Islam – And Can Again

Religion and Culture Expert Dr. Alex McFarland Warns of Tragic Consequences of Worldwide Emergence of Islam
March 23, 2017


Dedicated Female Coaches Share Their Faith Journeys with Fellowship of Christian Athletes

As Womens Basketball Kicks Off Exciting Sweet Sixteen Action This Weekend, Coaches Stress a Desire to Impact Players for a Higher Purpose
March 23, 2017


Lives Being Changed in Albania Through The Tide Global Gospel Radio Ministry

Once Closed to the Gospel, Albanians Now Hearing the Good News of Jesus Christ Through The Tide Gospel Radio Programs
March 20, 2017


Financial Expert Dan Celia: Obamacare Tax Reform Needs to Happen Quickly
March 20, 2017


Is Target Waiting for the Worst?

American Family Association Wonders How Many More Incidents Are Necessary for Target to Reverse Its Restroom Policy
March 20, 2017


New Study Sheds Light on Views of Millennials
March 20, 2017


Americans Are Counting on Republicans to Keep Their Obamacare Repeal Promise
March 20, 2017


Mike Miller Named Executive Director of Donor and Board Advancement for Fellowship of Christian Athletes
March 16, 2017


As Immigration Debate Continues, American Pastors Network Addresses Biblical Concepts
March 15, 2017


Good, Bad and Ugly of the GOP Replacement Plan
March 15, 2017


Why Are Millennials Walking Away from Faith?
March 14, 2017


Pittsburgh Penguins’ Matt Cullen Looks to the Playoffs But Keeps His Eyes on Jesus
March 13, 2017


The Winds of Change Are Blowing Through Health Care, but Samaritan Ministries Mission and Health Care Sharing Are Ready
March 13, 2017


Immensely Successful #BoycottTarget Effort Approaches One Year; Just 37,000 Signatures Needed to Hit 1.5 Million Threshold

American Family Association Calling on Families to Help #BoycottTarget Protect Women and Girls
March 13, 2017


The Tide Global Radio Ministry Continues to Reach Nigerians, as Christians Face More Persecution

Violent Killings in Nigeria Have Skyrocketed 62 Percent
March 13, 2017


‘God’s Plan for a Blessed Nation’
March 9, 2017


Just One in Ten Christians Have a œBiblical Worldview; Southern Evangelical Seminary Offers Solution

In Light of This Alarming Survey, SES’s Open House for Potential New Students on March 18 is Particularly Relevant
March 6, 2017


For Two Years, The Tide Radio Ministry Has Been Reaching New Believers in Albania and Kosovo

Online Programming Allows Listeners to Hear About Jesus Love and Saving Grace, Even When They Are Far From Home
March 6, 2017


February 2017

With Nearly a Quarter of a Million Members, Samaritan Ministries Poised for Accelerating Growth

Samaritan Team Expanding in Peoria, Ill., Launches New Website and Is Named One of the Best Christian Workplaces
February 28, 2017


Target Stock Plunges 12%; American Family Association Begins Phase II of #BoycottTarget

Target Continues Freefall After Announcing Q4 2016 Earnings; AFA Urges 50,000 More to Sign Boycott Pledge to Send Target a Strong Message on Dangerous Restroom and Fitting Room Policy
February 28, 2017


Can the Gospel Change Lives in a Predominantly Buddhist Nation?

The Tide® Global Gospel Radio Ministry is Reaching New Believers in Bhutan, Where 78 Percent Are Buddhists 
February 27, 2017 


How Long Will the Streak Continue?

Financial Expert and Nationally Syndicated Host Dan Celia Says Even Though Records Are Being Set Day After Day, a Reality Check and Correction is Coming – Or Is It? 
February 27, 2017 


Meeting Jesus Face to Face?

Southern Evangelical Seminary Looks at Positive and Negative Aspects of Virtual Reality, as Viewers Experience New Jesus VR Movie
February 27, 2017 


Alex McFarland Welcomes Fox News’ Lauren Green and Family Research Council’s Gen. Jerry Boykin for Christian Worldview Week

March 20-22 Event on North Greenville University Campus Helps Students to Know What They Believe and Why They Believe It
February 27, 2017


Progressives vs. Trumponians: A Second American Revolution?

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Subhead Explores This Topic in The Christian Post, as SES Prepares to Offer New Concentration in Philosophy, Politics and Economics
February 23, 2017


Faith Leaders for America Applauds President Trump’s Immigration and Refugee Policies as Consistent with Biblical Teachings

Read more information about the open letter that Faith Leaders for America wrote to President Donald Trump supporting his efforts.
February 23, 2017


American Family Association Applauds President Trump’s Rollback of School Bathroom Directive

On Tuesday, AFA Had Asked 1 Million+ Friends and Supporters to Send an Email Urging Trump Administration to Revoke Guidelines
February 23, 2017


Businesses Boarding the Trump Train

Financial Expert and Nationally Syndicated Host Dan Celia Says Companies Can Get Excited About the New Pro-Growth Environment
February 21, 2017


New York Times Thought Todd Starnes’ New Book Was Too Deplorable to Include on Its Best-Sellers List

The Deplorables Guide to Making America Great Again Omitted from NYT Best-Sellers List in Spite of Selling Enough Books to Qualify for No. 2; Named to Three Other Best-Seller Lists
February 21, 2017


American Family Association: People Like Barronelle Stutzman Need President Trump to Sign a Religious Liberties Executive Order Now!

More than 115,000 Have Signed AFAs Petition Urging the President to Keep Religious Freedoms Front and Center
February 20, 2017


4 Health Care Problems – And 4 Solutions

CCHF Looks at Four of the Most Crucial Health Care Issues and Offers Ways to Ease the Burden for Many Americans Held Captive by a Failing Health Care System
February 20, 2017


Businesses, Groups and Churches Join with Samaritan Ministries to Meet Employees’ Health Care Needs in a Biblical Community

Organizations Find Blessings for Their Staffs Families Through This Direct-Sharing, Household-to-Household Non-Insurance Approach
February 20, 2017


Religion and Culture Expert Dr. Alex McFarland Debates American Atheists’ David Silverman on Sunday for Fifth Time; Religious Liberty Executive Order to Be Discussed

February 19 Event at University of British Columbia Will Delve Into Question of Whether Christianity Can Cause Immoral Behavior
February 16, 2017


Southern Evangelical Seminary Offers Culturally Relevant Classes on Ethics and Problem of Evil

SES Also Planning March 4 Tactical Evangelism Seminar, Exploring Topics Such as Basic Beliefs of Islam and Why Are You a Christian?
February 14, 2017


Financial Expert Dan Celia Calls on Senate to Confirm Steven Mnuchin and David Shulkin

Senate to Vote Today on Confirmations of Treasury and Veterans Affairs Cabinet Members in Trump Administration
February 13, 2017


Medical Community Weighs in on Health Care Sharing

Doctors Tell Samaritan Ministries That Patients Are Better Off Without Third-Party Payers
February 13, 2017


Fellowship of Christian Athletes Sees Another Impactful Year with International Ministry

FCA International Serving in 60 Countries Through 133 Global Leaders
February 13, 2017


Where’s the Bill?

Citizens Council for Health Freedom Says Lawmakers Must Not Waffle on Their Promises, as They Now Soften Language and Claim Obamacare Will Be Repaired Rather Than Repealed
February 13, 2017


Islam Just as Violent as Other Religions?

Read what the American Pastors Network has to say about this topic.
February 13, 2017


Why Are Millennials Walking Away from Faith? How Can We Turn Them Around?

Read Alex McFarland’s message.
February 13, 2017 


Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Applauds Confirmation of Tom Price as HHS Secretary

Read CCHF’s statement about the confirmation.
February 10, 2017


American Family Association Urges President to Keep His Promise to Protect Religious Liberty

AFA’s Million-Plus Supporters Asked to Petition the President to Keep Religious Freedoms a Priority
February 8, 2017


Evangelism Event at Southern Evangelical Seminary Focuses on World Religions and Cults, as Immigration Debate Rages On

Seminar on March 4 on SES Campus Will Explores Topics Such as Jesus, the Messiah and the Jewish People, The Basic Beliefs of Islam, Can I Trust My Bible? and Why Are You a Christian?
February 7, 2017


Are 227,000 New Jobs in January a Good Sign for Americans?

Yes and No, Says Financial Expert and Nationally Syndicated Host Dan Celia, as Businesses Have More Confidence in Economy But Wages Stay Flat and Jobs Remain Hourly or Part-Time
February 6, 2017


Evaluating the President’s Immigration Policies: Are They Biblical? Are They Constitutional? 

American Pastors Network Asks the Important Questions Christians Must Face in Ongoing Debate About Refugees
February 6, 2017


Evaluating the President’s Immigration Policies: Are They Biblical? Are They Constitutional?

American Pastors Network Asks the Important Questions Christians Must Face in Ongoing Debate About Refugees
February 6, 2017


Removing the ‘Wedge’ of Health Care

In Changing Health Care Landscape, Samaritan Ministries Encourages Americans to Consider Direct Primary Care Practices and Health Care Sharing Ministries
February 6, 2017


American Universities: No Longer About Education But Indoctrination

Berkeley and NYU Protests Are Evidence That Millennials Are Longing to Belong, Even as They Leave Faith; New Book by Religion and Culture Expert Dr. Alex McFarland Explores How to Bring Them Home
February 6, 2017


FCA Rises in 2016

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Reflects on Past Year’s Impact
February 6, 2017


Dr. Alex McFarland: Protests Prove that Berkeley is Not About Education but Indoctrination

Dr. Alex McFarland is available to comment on the state of America’s universities and why millennials perhaps don’t value free speech.
February 2, 2017


January 2017

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Announces Theme of ‘ONE’ for 2017 Camps Ministry

In 2016, More than 106,000 Coaches and Athletes Participated in 720 Camps in 40 States and 45 Countries Around the World


American Pastors Network: Pastors’ Voices Silent on Most Important Cultural, Societal and Political Issues of Our Time

How Will Johnson Amendment Repeal Free Pastors and Churches?
January 30, 2017


The Tide 70-Year-Old Radio Ministry Celebrates Two Years of Sharing Gospel in Albania

Lives Being Changed in This Predominantly Muslim Nation; Those Who Give Just $40 Provide Radios to All Corners of the World
January 30, 2017


‘Pursuing a Faith That Thinks’ Southern Evangelical Seminary Announces Theme for 2017 National Conference on Christian Apologetics

Celebrating 25 Years of Teaching, SES Welcomes New Presentations from Nations Top Apologists at Conference; Christians Can Learn How to Better Defend Their Faith in an Ever-Changing Society
January 30, 2017


Samaritan Ministries International: What Americans Need to Know About Health Care Sharing Before Tomorrow’s ACA Deadline

68,000 + Households / 224,000+ Individuals Share $23 Million Monthly, Helping to Meet Each Other’s Medical Needs as Scripture Instructs
January 30, 2017


Repeal of Obamacare Will Restore True Focus of Medicine: The Patient

Citizens Council for Health Freedom: Too Much Focus on 20 Million Not Likely to Lose Coverage from Repeal and Not Enough on How the ACA Is Harming 320 Million Americans
January 30, 2017


Trump’s Remarkable Start to Putting America Back in Business

Financial Expert and Nationally Syndicated Host Dan Celia Says Donald Trumps First Week in Office is a Promising Beginning, with Historic and Significant Meetings with Business and Labor Leaders
January 30, 2017



Have Millennials Abandoned Their Faith?

New Book by Religion and Culture Expert Alex McFarland Explores Why Millennials Leave the Church and How to Bring Them Back
January 30, 2017


Fellowship of Christian Athletes Lacrosse Honors Coach Michael Jolly with Peter Kohn Award
January 25, 2017


American Pastors Network President Sam Rohrer Joins David Barton at Three Events for Christian Leaders in Northeast Pennsylvania

Jan. 31 Events Will Focus on How Christians Can Reflect on History and Use the Filter of God’s Word to Impact Society
January 25, 2017


Cradle My Heart Today Pro-Life Radio Feature Now Airing on 600+ Stations Nationwide

Kim Ketola’s Daily One-Minute Program Airing During American Pastors Network’s ‘Stand in the Gap Today’ and ‘Wretched Radio’
January 25, 2017


Leading Religion and Culture Expert Dr. Alex McFarland to Debate American Atheists’ David Silverman

February 19 Event in Vancouver Will Delve Into Question of Whether Christianity Can Cause Immoral Behavior
January 23,2017


American Pastors Network Prays Trump Will Stay Committed to Repealing Johnson Amendment

American Pastors Network: Christian evangelical voters were key in electing newly inaugurated President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence
January 23, 2017


Faith Leaders for America Denounce Imam Mohamed Magid; Call on Trump to Designate Muslim Brotherhood

January 21, 2017


Trump Signs Executive Order to Ease Economic Burdens of Affordable Care Act

January 21, 2017


NFL Players Talk About Their Faith, as They Prepare for Championship Games on Sunday

January 19, 2017


Special Offer Invites Readers to Free Download of Cradle My Heart E-Book by Kim Ketola

Cradle My Heart Shares Message of Gods Forgiveness, Restoration and Healing After Unintended Pregnancy and Abortion; E-Book Will Be Free on Jan. 23 and $.99 on Jan. 24-29
January 16, 2017


Faith Leaders for America Hosting Inauguration Week Press Conference in Washington D.C.

January 18, 2017


As Jan. 31 ACA Deadline Approaches, Samaritan Ministries Enables Prayer and Health Care Stewardship in a Community of Believers

More than 68,000 Households Share Health Care Needs Directly in This Simple, Biblical, Non-Insurance Approach
January 16, 2017


TNPN Calls Out Churches ‘Unequally Yoked’ with Those Who Are Anti-Israel

January 13, 2017


Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Applauds Senate’s First Step to Repeal Obamacare

January 12, 2017


American Pastors Network: Stay Vigilant for the Unborn on Sanctity of Human Life Sunday

January 12, 2017


Will 2017 Be the Year We Finally Stand Up for the Unborn?

As the nation prepares to observe 44 years since the legalization of abortion in America through the landmark Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision on Jan. 22, 1973, many pray this black mark on American history will soon be the past rather than the future
January 9, 2017


FCA Baseball Honors Ball State Head Coach Rich Maloney with Jerry Kindall Award

Fellowship of Christian Athletes’ Annual Award Recognizes a College or High School Baseball Coach Who Exemplifies Character, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork and Service
January 9, 2017


Fellowship of Christian Athletes Honors South Dakota State Football Coach John Stiegelmeier with 2016 Grant Teaff Award

FCAs Top Coaching Award Presented This Morning at the Annual American Football Coaches Association Convention in Nashville
January 9, 2017


How Does Health Care Sharing Really Work?

More than 68,000 Samaritan Ministries Households Share Health Care Needs While Also Offering Prayer and Encouragement in This Simple, Non-Insurance, Direct-Sharing Approach
January 9, 2017


Lets End Roe v. Wade | Pro-Life Series Life Is Best Available to Air for Sanctity of Human Life Month

While Christians Hope and Pray That the Supreme Court Will Overturn Roe v. Wade, There is Something That Every Christian Can Do to Help
January 9, 2017


Why the Economy is Looking Up in 2017

Financial Expert and Nationally Syndicated Host Dan Celia Says Americans and Small Business Owners Have a Positive Outlook
January 9, 2017


Have You Heard? Challenge Helps Christians Obey Jesus Command to Make Disciples

Initiative from The Tide® Ministry Encourages the Faithful to Ask Just 10 People in 2017 if They Know What Jesus Did for Them
January 9, 2017


Protecting Life in 2017

During Sanctity of Human Life Month, American Family Association Is Committed to Seeing Planned Parenthood Defunded and a Pro-Life Justice Appointed to the Supreme Court
January 9, 2017


The Tide Ministry Will Begin Sharing the Gospel in Thailand in 2017

Predominantly Buddhist Nation of Thailand Will Be Home to The Tide Ministrys 25th Heart Language for Radio Programs
January 3, 2017


Shane Williamson Takes the Helm as President and CEO of Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Williamson Has Served the International Sports Ministry for 24 Years
January 3, 2017


How Can Families, Pastors and People in the Pews Redefine Success in 2017?

American Pastors Network Explores How Americans Can Achieve True Biblical Success Again at Home and in the Church
January 3, 2017