Leonardo Blair

Christian Post Reporter

Black Church Group: Ben Jealous Hates Christian Church, Unfit to Be Maryland's Governor

The National Black Church Coalition, a group of 34,000 churches representing nearly 16 million black Americans across 15 denominations has ripped the gubernatorial campaign of former NAACP president, Ben Jealous in Maryland and urged Christians not to support him because he attacked black Christians for opposing same-sex marriage and used the NAACP to forward a gay rights agenda at the expense of the black community.

'I Knew God Was With Us,' Lionel Messi Says After Argentina Defeats Nigeria

Until the 87th minute in the World Cup match between Argentina and Nigeria on Tuesday, it looked like Argentina, one of the world's great soccer nations, would be eliminated from the competition in Russia. Lionel Messi, the Argentinian forward who also plays for Spanish soccer club, Barcelona, wasn't worried however because he knew that "God was with us."