I’ve got about three sermons crowding into my head demanding to be written. So let’s start with the easy one. Yesterday, I understand, in a nearby community there was a big (by local standards) pro-Trump rally and prayer service by the county courthouse. I wasn’t there, so I can’t comment on what happened. But given […]
After delivering a carnage-strewn speech that made the sermons of Jonathan Edwards sound like lullabies, Donald Trump retired to his lushly appointed new office to sign some “very meaningful” papers. Like the folders arrayed at his recent...Show More Summary
Before attending the inauguration ceremony, President Trump attended a private religious service at St. John’s Episcopal Church, across the street from the White House, as part of a modern Inauguration Day ritual. The service was led by the Rev. Robert Jeffress, a Southern Baptist who campaigned hard for Trump during the closing months of the…
A Texas megachurch pastor with a reputation for demeaning LGBTQ people was scheduled to deliver the sermon at a private religious service this morning at St. John’s Episcopal Church as part of Donald Trump‘s inauguration, CNN confirmed. Honored to deliver sermon "When God Chooses a Leader" for Trump/Pence private family service at St. John's Church [...]
He compared Donald Trump to the biblical character of Nehemiah.
Donald Trump just finished attending a private service at St. John's Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C. If all went according to schedule, the sermon during that service was delivered by a supporter of his named Robert Jeffress, who leads a megachurch in Dallas. Show More Summary
It is the rare sermon that has a shelf life much past Sunday dinner. But one that still stands out for humility scholar Peter Hill of Biola University and other members of his Southern California church is when their pastor first stepped...Show More Summary
'Michael Eric Dyson, Georgetown sociology professor, New York Times contributing opinion writer and author of Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America (St. Martin's Press, 2017), argues that to truly make progress in a racially...Show More Summary
"I love this guy!" Trump exclaimed as he welcomed the pastor on stage at a September rally in Dallas.
Twenty-six clergy will participate in the service, but there won't be a sermon.
While Meryl Streep's speech at the Golden Globes was widely seen as a denunciation of Donald Trump, it was really a call for more empathy and kindness in the world. It was the sort of thing Jesus spoke of in the Sermon on the Mount. So why would a conservative Christian blogger be so against it?
For this week’s Throwback Thursday release, Tim Westwood goes waaay back to 1995 to liberate a previously unreleased Def Squad freestyle featuring the Green Eyed Bandit Erick Sermon, Redman and Keith Murray at the top of their game, with Funkmaster Flex spinning the instrumentals. You’ll definitely recognize some of these bars, Keith spits his verse […]
The Church is doing singles wrong! At least that’s what some Christian single men and women truly believe. Off the heels of an inspiring sermon that was focused on helping singles have better relationships in 2017, one young woman wasn’t impressed. There’s got to be more to this single life than this, she pondered. Apparently, Keep Reading ?
WASHINGTON — Rep. John Lewis is the son of sharecroppers. As a child, he wanted to be a preacher; he practiced by delivering fiery sermons to the family’s chickens. But history had other plans for him: lunch counter sit-ins, Freedom Rides, the March on Washington, the Edmund Pettus Bridge, a seat in Congress representing most [...]Show More Summary
Starting to Look Up: Be the Best of Whatever You Are, by Al Sturgeon (Dean of Graduate Programs, Pepperdine): Fifty years ago, and just one year before his assassination, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. preached a sermon at the New Covenant Baptist Church in Chicago titled, The Three Dimensions of...
"If you can't be a highway, just be a trail. If you can't be a sun, be a star. For it isn't by size that you win or you fail. Be the best of whatever you are."
Brooklyn's Saint Vitus Bar got a nice double dose of doom from Khemmis and Crypt Sermon on Saturday (1/14), two bands that are responsible for some of the best traditional-style doom albums in recent memory... Continue reading…
Kim Burrell may have gotten plenty of backlash over her viral sermon about homosexuality, as seen below, but Twitter claims Burrell predicted Eddie Long’s death in 2017, as reported by the Inquisitr. Kim’s sermon featured Burrell asking anyone dealing with a homosexual spirit to beg God to be delivered from homosexuality. Show More Summary
Tonight's NYC shows include Khemmis/Crypt Sermon, Holy Ghost!/Classixx, James Murphy, Sad13, Mild High Club, and more. Continue reading…
The Body Of A BLACK WOMAN found in the stairwell at the UNDERGROUND ATLANTA should NOT lead you to believe that YOU ARE NOT SAFE at "The Underground" - at a time when they have a large security force BUT IF YOU THINK that the congregations...Show More Summary