The damage estimates from the Louisiana floods earlier this month were astonishing: 20,000 people evacuated over 20 parishes, 13 dead, over 146,000 homes affected. As extensive as the devastation has been, we’ve seen someheartwarming and inspiring stories from Louisiana as well. By now you’ve heard about the Cajun Navy. Last week, Liz Sheld introduced you to an […]Read more "From PJ Media: One Louisiana Lawmaker Wants to Regulate the Cajun Navy"
It’s great to be a Georgia Bulldog… In the midst of the devastating, heartbreaking floods in Louisiana that have killed at least seven people and forced authorities to rescue 20,000 people, there’s at least one glimmer of hope. The family of a paralyzed former college football player received aid from an unexpected place – unexpected, that […]Read more "From PJ Media: Mother of Paralyzed Football Player Can Hardly Believe What the Opposing Team Just Did for Her Family in Flood-Ravaged Baton Rouge"
I’ve said often that Donald Trump’s followers are keeping me firmly in the #NeverTrump camp as much as the candidate himself. And now there’s James Patrick Riley. The man who calls himself “a living historian, filmmaker, wine-lover, and would be novelist” is now on record boldly pointing fingers at Max Lucado and other believers in […]Read more "From PJ Media: Christians Who Don’t Support Trump Are Being Called Pharisees Now"
This year’s Olympic Games feature a team of ten competitors who are athletes without a nation. In March, the International Olympic Committee established a team of refugees with the goal of serving as “a symbol of hope for all the refugees in our world, and will make the world better aware of the magnitude of […]Read more "From PJ Media: ‘Nationless’ Refugee Olympic Team Ran for Their Lives Before They Competed for Gold"
We may think we’ve reached a point in our culture where we can expect outright sacrilege in pop and rock music, but the use of religious imagery to describe the things of this world has begun to creep into country music. That’s right – the last bastion of safe music for Christians outside of actual […]Read more "From PJ Media: Country Music — Not Safe for Christians Anymore?"
The most important thing about these attempts to tie moral and biblical import to the 2016 American presidential election is that too many Christians are trying to over-spiritualize this election. Here’s a news flash: there are no prophecies in scripture that mention Donald Trump, or Hillary Clinton—or American politics at all, for that matter. As […]Read more "From PJ Media: Are We Over-Spiritualizing This Election?"
Television is a strange medium, isn’t it? Certain shows bring with them a measure of hyperbole before they even debut, while other programs build a reputation that lasts long after they’re gone. And then there are the overrated series’. They can be cult favorites or supposed classics, but in the long run, these shows bear […]Read more "From PJ Media: The 7 Most Overrated TV Shows of the Last 20 Years"