Christian College Students Offer Free Rides to Spring Breakers In Need
A program called BeachReach brings hundreds of Christian college students, from all over the nation, to Panama City Beach, every Spring Break. "I've been doing it the past four years and honestly, I just like coming down here because it's a good opportunity to get out of your comfort zone and meet new people from different schools, while also honestly telling people about Jesus Christ," Louisiana Tech Student Micah Ivey said. While the students are here, they offer free rides to people who are stranded or under the influence. They say the program's mission is for people to gather, mature in their faith and share the gospel.
Is Christianity Part of America's Identity?
Seven out of 10 of those who responded to The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research survey, conducted Feb. 16-20 from a sample of 1,004 U.S. adults, believe that America is losing its identity. The poll found that the question is one of the very few where there is agreement among Democrats, independents, and Republicans, but exposed deep disagreements over what this American identity actually is.
Syrian Muslim Refugees Converting to Christianity After Fleeing War Zone: 'Jesus Saved Us' Numerous Syrian Muslims who fled their war-torn country and found refuge in Lebanon have converted to Christianity despite threats and incidents of attacks on new converts, according to a report. George Saliba, Bishop of Syrian Orthodox Church in Lebanon, said he has baptized around 100 Muslim Syrian refugees since the start of the civil war in Syria in 2011.