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May 2013 Archives

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. It’s time for a new direction. Okay, I’m out. I not only write about TV and for TV, I’m a would-be TV programmer.  It’s not only that I think […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. O Romeo, Romeo, what doth thou story teach us? Romeo and Juliet are, perhaps, literature’s most iconic lovers — but does their story reflect a specifically Christian world view. […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The odyssey of Katie Lapp comes to TV…As Chief Content Officer of the Odyssey Networks, the respected developer of faith-based movies, television and online programming,  was there at the […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The Landon Legacy lives on.  With three landmark series to his name (Bonanza, Little House on the Prairie and Highway to Heaven) the late Michael Landon is arguably the […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. From page to screen. Born in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, Beverly Lewis is a New York Times bestselling author of over eighty books.  Her work has been […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The Lancaster County saga continues with Beverly Lewis’ The Confession. Hallmark’s world-premiere sequel to The Shunning debuts this Saturday night at 9:00 PM ET. The film continues the story […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Comeback story. Texan Richard Wallrath had lost everything — his job, his family, his hope in the future — to the personal demon that is alcoholism. But, fortunately, for […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. In the late 1950’s and early 1960’s Dolores Hart was a young, beautiful and talented actress who had starred alongside the likes of Elvis Presley (Loving You, King Creole), […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Friend of the Poor: The Pope Francis Story. As reported here on Wednesday, that’s the title of producer Christian Peschken’s just-announced a film on the life of Jorge Bergoglio, […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. A life well lived. That pretty sums up the ongoing life of Harold Finch, the NASA engineer turned motivational speaker/author/entrepreneur/movie producer  — though it doesn’t quite convey his whole […]