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January 2013 Archives

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. “Sometime the hero is on the sideline.” So reads the tag line for Abel’s Field, the new faith-themed from Covenant Road Entertainment and Sony Pictures now available on DVD via […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The power of the message. If I needed any further of evidence that there’s a huge audience for faith-based drama, I didn’t have to look any further than the […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Why is this not a huge story? From CBN: Pastor Saeed Abidini, an American imprisoned in Iran for his faith, was sentenced Sunday to eight years in prison. According to […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Would you watch this stuff? The broadcast network chieftains are at it again — ordering up pilots and trying to figure out which ones will fly. Here’s the list of […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. What People Want. Christopher West is a well-regarded teacher, writer and theologian who is, perhaps, best known for making the dense scholarship of Pope John Paul II’s Theology of […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Music makes the world go round. For the past decade, Mark Johnson, a Grammy Award-winning producer/engineer and award-winning film director, has worked with some of the most renowned musicians […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Dave Coulier Going for a PG (Pure Genius) rating. (From The Hollywood Reporter): The comic hopes to recruit the likes of Jerry Seinfeld and Tim Allen to headline family-friendly […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The timing is kinda interesting.  While Oprah Winfrey’s interview  with Lance Armstrong airing tonight on OWN is making big headlines, a faith-based film set in the world of cycling […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Read-letter day. The Dove Foundation, which is known for reviewing movies and DVDs for family-friendly content says it’s now reviewing books, as well. And, like the movies and DVDs […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The Un-Facebook? What 7 Up (aka the Un-cola) is to Coke, HeavenUp is to Facebook.  That is an alternative with a unique flavor all its own.  Whereas Facebook is […]