Culture

Christmas and Rest

In 1945 Sammy Cahn and composer Jule Styne penned one of my all-time favorite Holiday tunes, “Let It Snow.” Growing up in Boston, this song meant more to me than any other tune we sung during the winter. When heavy snow fell, schools would close. All of my friends and I would stay in and […]

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Eternity In Their Hearts

    Eternity In Their Hearts:   “Everybody has their thing,” my pastor said during our staff meeting one particular Tuesday as we were going over prayer requests that had been turned in the previous Sunday. A look around the table, I knew we, the staff of our church, were each carrying our own concerns […]

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This Calling It A Day For Christians

This Calling It A Day For Christians This Calling for TGIF. Everybody’s working for the weekend. If you really loved what you do, it won’t feel like work. Ever hear these words or utter them yourself? Is there anything wrong with them?  A very common cultural view of work is that our work is really […]

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Upcoming Faith-Based Films Will Touch Many Lives

There are a number of diverse faith-based films coming to theaters in the next six months. These movies inspire and encourage believers and provide a special opportunity for an uplifting experience for our families. These films can also be used as an outreach, since many people who are hesitant to come to church might accept […]

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“Overcomer” Brings Faith, Humor and Inspiration

What do you allow to define you? This question invites each of us to reflect on our identity and what it looks like to craft a meaningful life. “Overcomer,” a new film debuting on August 23, 2019, takes viewers on a journey as the characters wrestle with this question themselves.   From the makers of “Facing […]

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PALAU the Movie to Release Digitally

The Luis Palau Association, Ollawood Productions and Rivka Entertainment Group announced today the forthcoming digital release of PALAU the Movie, a feature film based on the life of international evangelist Luis Palau. The film will be available on iTunes and Amazon on August 6, 2019, followed by DVD release on September 10, 2019. The film, […]

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“Emanuel” Documentary Is A Need To See

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that,” said Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.   I do not really know how to write about a subject like this. I feel emotionally overwhelmed and severely unqualified. Yet, the makers of the new documentary, […]

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“Jesus: His Life” A Provocative Drama-Doc With A Twist

Ahhhh! The Lenten season is upon us — filled with opportunities to introduce the unbeliever to Christ and renew our own faith through a myriad of media programming on the life, death and resurrection of Our Lord and Savior. There is something powerful in sharing the Gospel (aka ‘The Greatest Story Ever Told’) visually, depicting […]

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