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'Black Jesus' and the Measure of One's Insanity

Christian philosopher Peter Kreeft once said, "A measure of your insanity is the size of the gap between what you think you are and what you really are." [1] Certainly this is true. Still, it might also be said that the greatest measure of one's insanity is the size of the gap between who we think Christ is and who he really is.

Review of Jars of Clay '20': An Innovative Fan-Focused, Stripped-Down Album

It isn't often that a fan can pick a song for their favorite artist to preform. It's even more rare for fans to be able to choose what songs their favorite artist records. But Grammy and Dove Award Winning group Jars of Clay have done just that with "20".

A Christian Response to Ferguson

When will the rioting in Ferguson, MO stop? There has been much mayhem---including the police using tear gas---and much looting in the St. Louis suburb. The media covers this story heavily. Some estimate there may be as many media members as there are protesters.

Theo James and Shailene Woodley News: Theo Talks About Kissing Shailene in 'Divergent'

During the promotional tour for "Divergent" earlier this year, much of the questions aimed at Shailene Woodley and Theo James focused on their kissing scene. Now that the DVD for the film has been released, fans have gotten more info about how the actor really felt about the 22-year old actress, and more specifically about the two of them kissing in the film as Four and Tris.

Iraqi TV Host Cries On Air Over Persecuted Christians; Urges Govt to Stop ISIS

An Iraqi TV host lost his composure on air and broke down into tears when talking about displaced Iraqi Christians, forced out by the terror group ISIS by the tens of thousands.

Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 21, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, August 21, 2014 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ekadasi... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

In Response to Christian Protesters, Zoidberg Jesus Visits Comic-Con

Every year at San Diego Comic-Con, there are Christians who picket the event because, you know, all the heathens are walking around with smiles on their faces.So the folks at Tested -- a side project of Mythbusters Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman -- decided to introduce the protesters to Zoidberg Jesus:

T.D. Jakes on Michael Brown: Racial Profiling Puts Black Men 'on the Endangered List'

Texas Megachurch pastor T.D. Jakes blamed racial profiling for fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, saying America is far from being a post-racial society in a blog published on Huffington Post.com.

Sending Kids to Concerts: Do You Have a Clue?

Your daughter has turned Sweet 16. Like many her age, a rite of passage is going to a concert or music festival with friends to enjoy the songs, atmosphere and just have some good clean fun.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Release Date Matching Up With the LG G3

Samsung's Galaxy S5 has only been released for a few months now and consumers are already looking forward to the S5's successor in the Galaxy smartphone line. The Galaxy S6 won't be out for a while since the South Korean tech giant usually releases their next phone a year after the last phone's release.

Top Saudi Cleric: ISIS Is Enemy No. 1 of Islam, 'Destroying Human Civilization'

Saudi Arabia's top religious official has recently denounced the Islamic State terrorist organization, better known as ISIS. Following the words of other Muslim leaders, Saudi Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh issued a statement Tuesday that was released by the Saudi Press Agency.

A Lot of Progressive Christians Are Actually Atheists, Claims Ivy League Law Professor

If you think that atheism is simply the absence of a belief in gods, Robert P. George reckons he can teach you a thing or two. Literally.George (below), a law professor who is professionally affiliated with Princeton, Harvard, and Stanford...Show More Summary

Centenary of the Death of St Pius X

From a discourse of His Holiness Pope Pius XII, on the canonization of Pope St Pius X. Sanctity, which was the guide and inspiration of the undertakings of Pius X, shines forth even more clearly in the daily acts of his personal life. Show More Summary

Harry Styles Now Dating Model Paige Reifler After Breakup With Kendall Jenner?

One Direction member Harry Styles is now being romantically linked with model Paige Reifler after the singer broke up with Kendall Jenner.

New Watch by Sergei Lukyanenko

New Watch by Sergei LukyanenkoMy rating: 4 of 5 starsScored a copy from Amazon Prime! Huzzah! I've been waiting for this for a long time. And now here we are:This is a dubious text for the cause of Light. - The Night WatchThis is a dubious text for the cause of Darkness. Show More Summary

In Memoriam: A Journalist Extraordinaire–James Foley

As reported elsewhere, “The extremist terrorist group ISIS posted a video on Tuesday that it said showed the beheading of James Foley, an American journalist who was kidnapped in Syria nearly two years ago, according to a transcript released by the SITE Intelligence Group. The authenticity of the video, which was also posted on YouTube, […]

The Myanmar Muslims Genocide Awareness Convention 2014

As I mentioned in a past post, I was one of the speakers at this year’s Myanmar Muslims Genocide Awareness Convention 2014, which was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center this past Saturday. (As regular readers may remember, I wrote a special report for this blog about the Myanmar Muslims Genocide Awareness Convention 2013. You can…

Search Marketing Explained: Reviewing "Marketing in the Age of Google"

Getting ahead in search marketing requires many people to reverse their thinking at levels they have never considered. This book is particularly good at helping you understand that.Tom's review is at General Glyphic's blog. Tom's fascinated by marketing via search engines and knows whereof he speaks when he praises this book. Show More Summary

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