WLL: See You At The Pole; Safe Radio is Dangerous; Mental Illness in Church
A fresh crop of October links! Mind you, they're all dated September. But they're new to you.
- Campus prayer focus See You At The Pole turned 24 last week.
- MGM has acquired a 55 percent stake in the film and television production company owned by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, the executive producers behind the Emmy-nominated "The Bible" series.
- The family of Calvary Chapel's Chuck Smith have launched a lawsuit against the church over distribution of the late pastor's property, royalties and life insurance; and also elder abuse ...
- ... Staying with Orange County, CA megachurches, Christ Cathedral, the former Crystal Cathedral, will see a $113M renovation including reworking the glass panes "which create excessive heat and light and bad acoustics" to be replaced with "new, white panels, called petals, that will open at varying degrees."
- How reading demographic trends should lead to churches asking some serious questions, at a ratio of three questions to every stat.