Oprah used the 'J' word
May 26, 2011
OK, it’s been a long day, but I’ve finally found time to post this because I knew people were going to be talking today about comments Oprah Winfrey (pictured in an AP Photo here) made during her show’s finale on Wednesday.
I did not get a chance to watch the show when it originally aired at... Read More
May 24 Today's Prayer
May 24, 2011
Tuesday, May 24
Thank You for the gift of forgiveness that frees from bondage all who ask for and give it. Amen.
Much ado ...
May 22, 2011
I wasn’t sure if I would be here to post anything, what with evangelist Harold Camping’s assertion that the Rapture was to occur at 6 p.m. May 21, but here I am.
I know the blogosphere and Twitter were abuzz with quips and jokes yesterday about Camping’s obvious failure to calculate the end of world... Read More
End of the World Part II
May 20, 2011
OK, so lots of people are interested in evangelist Harold Camping’s prediction that the end of the world is Saturday, May 21, 2011.
As we get closer to the date at the center of the prediction made by Camping (pictured in AP Photo), more and more stories are popping up about camping, the rapture... Read More
Time for bucket list?
May 20, 2011
We’ve been talking here in the newsroom about what we should be doing today if we believed the world was going to end on Saturday, May 21, 2011.
Some humorous ideas came to mind, of course.
For instance, one of my coworkers wondered aloud what she should wear for this occasion.
But on a more... Read More
May 12: Billy Graham update
May 12, 2011
The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association just issued a statement regarding the health of renowned evangelist Graham.
The statement was posted on the association’s website.
Graham, 92, was hospitalized May 11 in Asheville, N.C. near his home in Montreat and diagnosed with pneumonia. ... Read More
Osama bin Laden's gone: Now what?
May 03, 2011
There is much conversation right now about what should happen in the aftermath of Osama bin Laden’s death.
Much of that discussion centers around how the terrorist’s death will impact the decisions U.S. leaders make regarding the country’s military. Some conversations are focusing on whether there will... Read More
Bible verses tweeted after bin Laden's death
May 03, 2011
How did you first hear about Osama bin Laden’s death Sunday night?
My teenager alerted me after she began getting numerous tweets about it on Twitter.
Apparently there were plenty of Christians tweeting Bible verses after they learned of the terrorist’s death. Christianity Today has compiled a list of... Read More