How The Shack Distorts Our View Of God

Does the movie and the book, The Shack, give us a distorted view of God?The Shack The Shack, by William P. Young (2008) has been called heretical and unbiblical, as far as what God is like and the attributes of the Three Persons of the Trinity, even though the book is primarily about how to deal with suffering, however, those who defend the book say it’s not intended as a theological study of the triune nature of God, rather it’s a look at how we deal with suffering and process our thoughts … [Read more...]

5 Hollywood Stars You Didn’t Know Were Christian

Here are five Hollywood stars you might not know are ChristianPauley Perrette Pauley Perrette is an American actress, best known for playing Abby Sciuto on the highly popular television series, NCIS. Even fans of the show may not realize that Pauley Perrette is a Christian. This young actress was born in New Orleans, but raised all over the southern U.S. Miss Perrette is one of the main stars in NCIS, playing the role of a scientist, and the fact is, she actually did study criminal justice, … [Read more...]

Is Lifehouse A Christian Band?

Is Lifehouse really a Christian band? How can we tell if they are or aren’t?Who is Lifehouse? Lifehouse has been labeled by some as a Christian American rock band who are from Los Angeles. Members include Jason Wade, Bryce Soderberg, and Rick Woolstenhulme Jr. but they actually produce Alternative rock and Pop rock, so is that incompatible with being called a Christian band? The band members met at Vineyard, a Christian church in California, and in the beginning they played as a worship b … [Read more...]

Is U2 A Christian Band?

Is U2 a Christian Band? What about the work Bono does? Is he doing the work of Christ for His sake?Who is U2? Most of us have heard of U2. This Irish rock band was formed in Dublin, Ireland in 1976 and includes Bono, Adam Clayton, the Edge, and Larry Mullen. There are some who believe that they are a Christian band or that the members (at least some) are Christian. Bono and Edge paint broad pictures of what their faith looks like, but is it true saving faith where repentance and faith are … [Read more...]

7 Famous Christian Athletes

Here is a list of seven famous Christian athletes. Eric Liddell Eric Liddell (1902-1945) was a devout Scottish Christian, missionary to China, and rugby player who ran for the glory of God and giving Him all credit. He would say “I can feel God’s pleasure when I run.” In 1924, Liddell refused to run in the Summer Olympics in Paris because the race was on a Sunday, despite being the favorite among all the 100 meter runners in the world. Since he considered Sunday the Lord’s Day, he could not com … [Read more...]

7 Famous Christian Authors

Here are seven famous Christian authors you should know more about.C.S. Lewis Clive (C.S.) Staples Lewis, a British novelist, poet, academic, literary critique, lay theologian and Christian apologist, was born in 1898 and passed away in 1963. He may be the greatest of all Christian authors having written such potent books as Mere Christianity, Out of the Silent Planet, The Great Divorce, The Screwtape Letters, and the universally acknowledged classics in The Chronicles of Narnia. … [Read more...]