Tuesday, April 26, 2016

America's favorite Superhero -- results for National Superhero Day


April 28th is National Superhero Day. In honor of the event, SKOUT, a global platform for meeting new people, did a survey with its users about superheros. The survey found most people want to be a superhero in real life and that 3 out of 4 people say helping others in need is what makes a superhero, well, super.


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Thursday, April 14, 2016

Sandi Patty to Perform Last Concert in Nashville | Christian Activities


Sandi Patty, "The Voice" of Christian Music, Comes Back One Last Time To Nashville On Her Forever Grateful: The Farewell Tour

Sandi Patty is coming back one last time to Music City on her Forever Grateful Farewell Tour, at 7:00 p.m. CST on Thursday, April 21 at Christ Church - Nashville, Tennessee.



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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Is canned food bad food? New study says no to controversial issue


There is a lot of hype from the aggressive "all-natural" movement about how bad canned foods are for you, but is all that fearful rhetoric really true?

In spite of health fears about preservatives and BPA in canned goods, some new studies have surprising information to add to the controversial debate.

A new study released by Del Monte Foods answers the question: Do families who eat canned veggies get more nutrients than those who don't?



Read more about the controversy at:  Is canned food bad food? New study says no

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Interview with Teen Dynamo Sadie Robertson of 'God's Not Dead 2'

 

Duck Dynasty's Sadie Robertson plays “Marlene” in the riveting God’s Not Dead 2, currently playing in 1,700 U.S. theatres. “Marlene” is the best friend of the main high school character, “Brooke.”

 Read the interview at: Interview with Teen Dynamo Sadie Robertson of 'God's Not Dead 2'

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Shamrock: Three Poems for Saint Patrick's Day | Christian Activities


In honor of the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick, whose life we celebrate every March 17, here is my shamrock of three poems written for Saint Patrick's Day.


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Who Was Saint Patrick? St. Patrick's Day History Lesson | Christian Activities



Many people think St. Patrick's Day is just a silly holiday where people drink beer and wear green, with slogans like, "Kiss Me, I'm Irish." But did you know St. Patrick was a wonderful role model and leader of the early church?

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Movie of the Week: Risen with Joseph Fiennes Opens This Friday | Christian Activities

 RISEN tells the epic Biblical story of the resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer. Joseph Fiennes stars as Roman military tribune Clavius who remains set in his ways after serving 25 years in the army.

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Monday, February 15, 2016

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas - Brilliant Holocaust Movie DVD Review | Christian Activities



One of the best movies ever: The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas is the tragic story of Bruno, an innocent, inquisitive eight-year-old, and the son of a Nazi officer. When his father is promoted and transferred to direct the operations at a concentration camp, young Bruno is forced to leave his friends and relative freedom behind.

Enclosed behind the wall that surrounds his new house and grounds, Bruno sneaks off for an adventure in the woods and to check out the not-too-distant "farm" he has seen from his window. When he meets Shmuel (Jack Scanlon), a young Jewish boy his own age behind the farm's fence, the wheels are set in motion for the movie's heart-wrenching conclusion.

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Movie of the Week: The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas - Brilliant Holocaust Movie DVD Review | Christian Activities

Friday, February 12, 2016

Top 10 Bible Verses on Marriage and Weddings



The Bible contains many verses on the topic of marriage that speak to the sanctity of the marriage covenant and the love husband and wives should have for one another.

In light of the approach of Valentine's Day, here are the top ten Bible verses on weddings and marriage as compiled by Christian Activities:


Find the list here:
Top 10 Bible Verses on Marriage and Weddings for Valentine's Day | Christian Activities