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Halloween or Reformation Day?

What are we supposed to make of Halloween? I don’t think anyone really knows. Somehow, bizarrely, it has turned into a socially acceptable, culturally-embraced evening for children to dress up as ghosts, ninjas, princesses or athletes and approach total strangers’ houses under the cover of darkness asking them for candy. Last time I recall trick […]

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Freedom and Forgivenes

I recently was interviewed by a reporter regarding a new U.S. law that may affect small business owners’ websites and how they comply with accommodations for people with disabilities. There are a lot of existing laws that already make it very difficult to run a small business without the burden of having more. But the […]

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Focusing on What Really Matters

Happy anniversary and thank you to all of our readers over the past 17 years. Sometimes I feel like Time magazine looking back over all the years with all the stories, all the ministries and all the church events we’ve covered. If you were to look in the office of our editor, Shelly, you would […]

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Step Back in Time at Bethlehem Revisited

First United Methodist Church of Coral Springs invites you to step back in time to Bethlehem Revisited, a living interactive recreation of the town of Bethlehem as it may have appeared 2,000 years ago. This five-day family-friendly event begins Friday, December 12th and will close on Tuesday, December 16. On week nights, you can enter […]

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Choose From the Media Menu, But Don’t Consume God A La Carte

How we consume media has changed drastically over the last 7 years, resulting in almost a complete switch from the past. Previously what we turned on or picked up was what we got for news and information. The news topics considered most important were selected by producers and editorial boards. Back then we had little […]

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Live the Life Center Spread

Live the Life Builds Community by Strengthening Marriages As government programs and non-profit organizations spend more to provide services to meet the needs of those in poverty and brokenness, one organization is attacking the problem at its root cause by strengthening the marriages and families needed to provide a solid foundation for a healthy, thriving […]

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Rock the Universe 2014: A Weekend of Music and Thrills To Rock Your Soul

Universal Orlando’s Rock the Universe 2014, Florida’s biggest Christian music festival, returns September 5 and 6 with live performances by some of today’s hottest Christian artists, including Lecrae – who won Best Gospel Album at the 2013 Grammy Awards; Grammy and Billboard Music Award-winning hip hop artist tobyMac; four-time Grammy Award-winning group Third Day; and […]

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Dependence Day!

This month we celebrate American Independence Day, representing the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. This was the day the Continental Congress approved the final wording of the Declaration of Independence, having already declared the independence of the colonists from the authority of the British on July 2, 1776. As important as this day is […]

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Truth in Action Celebrates 40 Years of Broadcasting

Truth in Action Ministries, formerly known as Coral Ridge Ministries, celebrated 40 years of Christian broadcasting on May 3. Founding the broadcast ministry, Dr. D. James Kennedy, who served for 48 years as the senior pastor of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church eventually became the most-listened-to Presbyterian pastor in history. Christian broadcasting meant a lot to […]

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Auction and Golf Tournament Benefit First Priority

The 10th Anniversary First Priority Auction held at Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale on May 2 gathered over 200 people to raise funds to reach students on public school campuses with the Gospel. Nearly 200 local businesses and individuals provided items for purchase. At their 12th Annual Golf Invitational, held the same day, golfers and their […]

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