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Bob Buford, Founder of Leadership Network and Halftime, Has Died: He Was a Catalyst that Fostered a Movement
Meet one of the most influential, but least known, church leaders: Bob Buford.
his mentor, Peter Drucker. Buford became wealthy in the cable television business and then decided to make a difference with his money. It was his influence
Super Bowl LII Brings Bold Testimonies of Faith and Many Opportunities for Prayer
NFL players leverage their visibility to fight human trafficking and pediatric cancer.
Super Bowl LII is today and football fans across the country will gather around their television screens to watch the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles battle it out at US
The Man-Friendly ChurchSubscriber Access Only
These three congregations don’t have a men’s ministry. Why men—and their families—still love them.
normal place.' ”. This, too, makes it “normal”: CCV's sprawling café looks like a sports bar, sans the suds, with a different game on every television. Some
Video-Driven, Multisite Church Planting in Rural North America
Bringing big church opportunities to small communities
Video is not too hard or expensive anymore. You can spend as much as you want, but you don't have to. Remember, you're not trying to produce a network television special.
Building Bridges of Witness in Turkey
To be Turkish is to be Muslim.
Today, Soner is president of the Shema Media Group that airs radio programs throughout Turkey and chairs TURYAD, the national radio and television broadcasters' association.
The Power of Polarity
It’s past time the ongoing divide between justice and evangelism was broken down.
This is true in the world of music, which is mostly storytelling set to song. It is true in the world of television and film, which is mostly storytelling set to action.
Go Big or Go Home: Reimagining Rural Church Planting
If millions of Americans still lived in rural areas, surely God cared about them too.
None of the church planting models I saw during my seminary years—whether at school or on television, the internet, or in popular Christian literature—seemed to care much at all for
Southern Christianity Is Bigger Than the Bible BeltSubscriber Access Only
A scholar’s journey through the region reveals much more than Baptists and church barbecues.
By the time Mother Angelica died in 2016, the Eternal Word Television Network (ETWN) had a worldwide audience, and Catholicism was thriving in the South, mainly because of
Ready to Write Your Book? Here's a Five Point Checklist
It's time to start writing.
That means you'll need to find a way—through blogging, social media, online videos, or contributing to mainstream television, radio, or print—to build an audience.
‘Discovery’ May Be the ‘Star Trek’ that Gets Humanity Right
In its next chapter, the classic sci-fi series looks to clear the blind spots from its utopian vision.
In its next chapter, the classic sci-fi series looks to clear the blind spots from its utopian vision. Geoffrey Reiter| October 3, 2017. Image: Courtesy CBS Television.
Unlike the Bible, ‘Living Biblically’ Plays It Safe
Despite the provocative concept, the CBS sitcom avoids offense as well as true humor.
Unlike the Bible, 'Living Biblically' Plays It Safe. Despite the provocative concept, the CBS sitcom avoids offense as well as true humor. Alicia Cohn| February
Shut Up and Dance! The Intersection of Freedom, Art, and Gospel Expression
Artist and evangelist believes all art carries a message.
desperately needs it. And, if it's just too unbearable to watch celebrities ranting on award shows, you can always turn your television off. Ben Pierce is
Open Your Home to the Homeless, Even When It Makes You Uncomfortable
Welcoming the stranger carries real risks. But hospitality is a New Testament expectation.
Granted, as a pastor's kid I had grown up without television, so my imagination was maybe making up for lost time. Or maybe I'm just uniquely susceptible to calculated suspense.
NBC Resurrects ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’
How will Christians respond to the live production? The show’s history offers some clues.
NBC Resurrects 'Jesus Christ Superstar'. How will Christians respond to the live production? The show's history offers some clues. Peter T. Chattaway
Farewell to TV's Most Powerful Single Ladies
What primetime pioneers Mary Tyler Moore and Lena Dunham teach us about culture-making and Christian influence.
Female television fans are saying some hard goodbyes this month. Two weeks ago television icon Mary Tyler Moore passed away at age 80. This Sunday
Is Orality Really Effective in Sharing the Gospel?
o·ral·i·ty: the quality of being spoken or verbally communicated
ages. Some examples of the tools of the age are transportation, radio, television, the internet, cell phones, and other kinds of recording technology. However
The Incredible Hospitality of Good Friday
Jesus’ death demonstrates God’s love for outsiders, enemies, and strangers.
And despite it being so alien—literally—nobody seems to bat an eyelid at the presence of the TARDIS from the global hit television show Doctor Who.
Someday You Will Read or Hear That Billy Graham Didn’t Really Say That
The quote that went viral after Graham’s death actually came from D. L. Moody—but he probably wouldn’t mind.
Similarly, while Graham is known for record attendance at his evangelistic crusades, the packed stadiums belie the even more massive scope of his television audience.
The Evangel-ist
Billy Graham restored a sense of goodness about the Good News.
shape the 21st. During his life, Graham preached in person to more than 100 million people and to millions more via television, satellite, and film. Nearly 3
Graham and the Jews: A Complex Connection
The Nixon tapes revealed a shocking quote, but there was much more to his relationship with Judaism.
shape the 21st. During his life, Graham preached in person to more than 100 million people and to millions more via television, satellite, and film. Nearly 3
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How the Spirit Sets Us Up for Holiness
How the Spirit Sets Us Up for Holiness
The same Spirit that descended on the disciples at Pentecost empowers our devotion to God.
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