From The Trailer Park - Same Kind of Different As Me

A couple in a struggling marriage (Greg Kinnear, Renee Zellweger) befriend a homeless man (Djimon Honsou) and try to help him turn his life around. Also stars Jon Voight.

Hollywood Good Guy: Jim Carrey

Those of you who live or have lived in the Los Angeles area may be familiar with Homeboy Industries, a charity devoted to helping reformed gang members and other convicted felons rehabilitate and start new lives. Its founder and manager, Father Greg Boyle, was the guest speaker at my college graduation, and the stories he […]

Sunday Open Thread

The Ganges River at sunrise.

Sunday Open Thread

I.. I love this… =')

Biblical Lives in Modern Times

Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado traveled to the Simien Mountains of Ethiopia, a region known as the “roof of Africa”. There he documented an isolated Christian village, virtually untouched by civilization for millennia. It is believed to be one of the world’s first Christian communities, going back to only a few years after the death of […]

Faith Blooming In The Desert

Two young Iranian women who converted to Christianity and were jailed for evangelizing for Christ

We’ve all heard the horrible stories of Christians being oppressed and murdered by ISIS and other Muslim regimes in the Middle East. But there’s something else going on over there that the media is not covering. The spiritual […]

The Lord, Star-Lord and Secular Snowflakes

So actor Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy, Jurassic World) got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame last week. Which seems premature to me, considering that he’s only been famous for like 3 years, but whatever. He left the following post on his Facebook page about it:

Classy, right? He quotes the […]

Freedom...For Our Side Only

Alliance Defending Freedom asked some students at UW-Madison whether they thought liberals and Muslims had the right to refuse service based on their beliefs. As expected, they said yes. Then they were asked whether Christians should have the same freedom regarding gay marriage ceremonies. You can see the wheels of cognitive dissonance turning in […]

If A Religious Genocide Doesn't Fit The Narrative, Did It Really Happen?

A new report shows that, for the umpteenth year in a row, Christians were the most persecuted religious group of the past year. And how:

In all of 2016, nearly 90,000 Christians were martyred around the world, according to a new study by an Italian research group.

According to the Center for Studies on […]

From The Trailer Park - Silence

In the 17th century, two Jesuit missionaries (Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver) travel to Japan to locate their mentor (Liam Neeson) and spread Christianity, but find their faith tested as the culture clash turns hostile. Also Ciaran Hinds (Rome) and Asano Tadanobu (Thor). Directed by Martin Scorsese.