I’ve been a fan of Erick Erickson for about half a decade now. I knew his work at RedState, but I genuinely became a fan when WSB Radio in Atlanta—the highest rated talk radio station in the country—gave him a show of his own. Over the last year or so, Erickson’s life and career have […]Read more "From PJ Media: ‘You Will Be Made to Care’ Explores Religious Liberty in America"
It seems like political and cultural discourse in this country has come down to restoring to attack as the default position. Left vs. Right, Conservative vs. Establishment, Traditional Marriage vs. Marriage Equality – no matter the debate, the rhetoric is nastier than ever. While some chalk the nastiness of today’s speech up to the advent of […]Read more "From PJ Media: How To Use Positive Words When It Seems Like Nobody Else Does"
Glenn Frey, the voice and mind behind some of the biggest hits by the Eagles, has died after a battle with multiple health problems. The songs he wrote and performed with the Eagles became some of the most enduring music of the ’70s. The Eagles never seemed to manage to win over the critics. But […]Read more "From PJ Media: Glenn Frey’s 5 Best Vocal Performances"
We’ve seen how brutal football fans can be toward the players they claim to support faithfully, and it seems like kickers take more lumps than other players do. The latest example of this phenomenon is Blair Walsh, the Minnesota Vikings kicker who missed a potentially game-winning 27-yard field goal in the Wild Card playoff game […]Read more "From PJ Media: Kicker Blair Walsh Takes the Blame—and a Social Media Beating—for a Missed Field Goal"
Fasting is probably one of the most misunderstood spiritual disciplines, especially in our modern world. But it’s as powerful and viable now as it was in the Bible. There are plenty of ways you can fast. Obviously, there’s a full-blown fast, where a believer consumes nothing but water over a certain period of time. Fasts like […]Read more "From PJ Media: 5 Reasons To Fast…And 5 Reasons Not To"
If the articles and blog posts I’ve seen lately are any indication, what I call the “worship wars” between contemporary and traditional churches aren’t going away anytime soon. If you’re not familiar with this concept, I’ll sum it up: many traditionalists hold that contemporary worship is lightweight and focuses on the “performers” (I disagree wholeheartedly), […]Read more "From PJ Media: Don’t Judge A Church Solely On Its Worship Style"
Over the last couple of weeks, the latest installment in the Star Wars franchise, The Force Awakens, has become a phenomenal success, raking in $1.5 billion worldwide and becoming 2015’s biggest blockbuster in a mere thirteen days. However, not everybody was happy about the film at first. George Lucas, the mastermind behind the Star Wars […]Read more "From PJ Media: ‘Star Wars’ Creator George Lucas Compares Disney to ‘White Slavers’"