Culture

Focus Despite the world’s distractions

  This summer, my three sons joined the Coral Springs summer recreational swim team. My two older sons swam on the team last year as well, but it was the first year for my youngest son. At first they hated it. “Why do we have to do this?” they asked. “It’s too hard,” they added. […]

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What Fad Would Jesus Follow?

Looking for a way to help members of her youth group use moral discernment when making life choices, a Lutheran youth minister in Holland, Mich., re-read a copy of Charles Sheldon’s “In His Steps,” a classic story from the 1890s in which the central character defines right and wrong with the question, “What would Jesus […]

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The Scandal of Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year …                 There’s a happy feeling nothing in the world can buy …                 From now on, our troubles will be out of sight …‘Tis the season to be jolly … Whether you’re […]

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Taking Notice

In these uncertain times, there’s no better time to talk about hope, and Andy Andrews’ latest book, “The Noticer” is based on just that. Although Andrews has seen great success as a bestselling author and sought after speaker, he knows better than most what it’s like to hit rock bottom. Andrews lost both of his […]

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Worship the result of reckless grace

Linford Detweiler and his wife Karin Berquist have 20 years of music and 12 albums under their belt, along with a fiercely devoted fan base. Their band, Over the Rhine, has played in all sorts of venues from church services to sharing the stage with Bob Dylan. They now live on a farm outside of […]

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First Christian epic film, ‘Pendragon’ released

Burns Family Studios has launched its first motion picture in DVD, an epic action feature set in ancient England, called “Pendragon: Sword of His Father.” The two-hour motion picture, distributed through retail stores, has been supported by Family Christian Stores, the nation’s largest Christian bookstore chain, and TBN, the world’s largest Christian television network. TBN […]

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Paramore: Screaming ‘Hallelujah’

Paramore is a band you want to keep your ears peeled for! Multiplying its fans by the hour, Paramore has continued to blow the minds and musical expectations of fans and critics alike. That’s not all, though. Here’s the best News: Paramore is a band comprised of young, talented and unashamed Christians. In their thank […]

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