A good book to read for any American Christians tempted to think the goal of life is to be comfortable… which is probably just about all of us. This is not a very complicated book, the chapters tend to be 3-5 pages each, and even the names are often changed in these short stories of the lives of persecuted Christians in the Middle East and Southeast Asia. And for the most part these are not the stories that make the news, the threats and violence and legal punishments, however terrible, are too personal and too much “just the daily risk you take being a public Christian in these parts of the world” – all the more reason to read them. These are the stories of people who share the good news they know no matter the risk, because they’re longing for a better country.
Prelude to Axanar might be the best fan-produced short film I’ve ever seen… which is probably why CBS got all concerned.
Babylon Bee is a treasure.
Will this happen? Are transit agencies thinking about this happening?
Dishonesty always comes back to bite you in the end.
His convention was called “one of the worst ever.” Chris Matthews deemed him “dangerous” and “scary,” Ellen DeGeneres said “If you’re a woman, you should be very, very scared.” His opponent ran an ad against him portraying him as uniquely dangerous for women. “I’ve never felt this way before, but it’s a scary time to be a woman,” said a woman in the ad.
I’m referring, obviously, to the terrifying Mitt Romney.
Just sharing to say, the world could probably use more “my friend is wrong about this but don’t you dare slander him” pieces.
Hegazy apologized to family members, who had threatened to kill him after he became a Christian.
From our aquarium, photos taken every five minutes from around noon until around 8 PM. Huh.
Look at dat. (He is the senior pastor of our church.)
This week brought to you by a rainbowfish in our freshwater aquarium.