Holy Smokes?

The 2012 elections brought about a first for modern-day America: the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in the states of Colorado and Washington. While these newly-enacted state laws remain in violation of federal law and policy – which still classify marijuana as a dangerous “Schedule I” narcotic with no medicinal value – it is […]

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Brandon’s Smile

In every city in America, you can find the homeless on any given corner; young and old, well-dressed and filthy, black and white. They approach, hand outstretched, but we stare intently away at anything or anyone to avoid eye contact. Maybe occasionally we crack the car window to extend a handful of coins or a […]

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Doctrine & Theology are Important

Doctrine. Theology. The very mention of those two small words may cause you thoughts of anxiety, intimidation, boredom, or an awful combination of all three. Throw in “exegesis,” “hermeneutics,” “concordance,” or “original language” and the average Christian is probably thinking that a Novocain-free root canal sounds more appealing. However, having a correct understanding of what […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas

It’s that time of year again when you may be scratching your head trying to figure out what to give as Christmas gifts to the favorite people in your life. Here are a few ideas (all around $100 or less) that will help you create some smiles around the tree on Christmas morning. iPad Keyboard […]

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Recommended Podcasts

An ongoing “discussion” (more like a friendly war, really) here at the Good News offices is Apple vs. Google / iPhone vs. Android. Whichever technology brand you are loyal to, make sure you’re using your smartphone to actually make you smarter by subscribing to one or more of the podcasts below. Northpoint Community Church – […]

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Helping Out for Christmas

Each holiday season, there are no shortage of ways to lend a helping hand to those in need both at home and abroad. Here are a few great ways to give back in Jesus’ name this year. Urban Youth Impact Christmas Store urbanyouthimpact.com/events/community-events/christmas-store Last year, Urban Youth Impact’s Christmas Store gave away 7,800 toys to […]

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Must-Read Books

Apart from reading the Bible, there is arguably no better way to grow in your knowledge of God and his Word than by digging into a godly book. Here are a few recommendations from the Good News staff that are well worth the $10 Amazon purchase. Prodigal God by Timothy Keller Anyone who has been […]

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South Florida Food & Fun Guide

Whether you are a South Florida native or are brand new to the area, a fresh idea for a date, a day of fun with the family, or a great place to grab a bite are always welcome. This month, we have compiled a list of our favorite places to go and things to do. […]

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Submission Red

As a South Florida resident, you have probably heard of Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale (CCFL) and 4KIDS of South Florida, two important local ministries that are making an undeniable impact for Christ both in the local community and around the nation. However, you may be less familiar with a powerhouse in today’s Christian rock scene […]

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New Spanish Christian Radio

Did you know there is a brand new Christian radio station in South Florida that broadcasts completely in Spanish? WDJA 1420AM is the first and only Spanish-speaking Christian radio station in Palm Beach County. WDJA reaches the Hispanic-American community in South Florida with diverse programming, relevant local content, community outreach events and more. WDJA covers […]

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