An NBA All Star’s Greatest Legacy: Caring for a Paralyzed Teammate

Jack Twyman and Maurice Stokes (AP Photo)

Today’s post was written by The Christophers’ Jerry Costello:   If Jack Twyman did nothing in his life except play basketball, his name would be worth remembering. And, if you’re a sports fan, you probably do remember him, because he played basketball awfully well. A slender forward in the early days of the National Basketball [Read More...]

Should Six-Year-Old Girls Be Trying to Look Sexy?

Childhood

The answer to that question is a definitive, “No!” Yet according to a recent study, that’s exactly what’s happening in our culture today. As reported by The Huffington Post: Most girls as young as 6 are already beginning to think of themselves as sex objects, according to a new study of elementary school-age kids in [Read More...]

A Safe Haven for Pregnant College Students

RoomAtInn

In 2009, I interviewed a young single mother named Lacy Dodd who was serving on the Board of Directors of the Charlotte, North Carolina-based pregnancy resource center Room at the Inn. As someone who had experienced an unplanned pregnancy while in college, she wanted to help other women in similar situations. Specifically, Lacy was promoting [Read More...]

A Review of “The Cancer Year”

AssadPrice1

I first heard of Audrey Assad in 2010 when I received a review copy of her debut CD, “The House You’re Building,” that her publicist sent me pitching an interview. After listening to her insightful lyrics, catchy melodies, and pure voice, I was hooked as a fan. Then I did what all music fans do [Read More...]


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