Starring as both Jesus and Lucifer in “Last Days in the Desert,” a film by Colombian director Rodrigo Garcia, Ewan McGregor was “a little freaked out” at the prospect of portraying Yeshua, but hopes he has done justice to Christian theology. “It’s daunting to be approaching a piece of work where you’re playing Jesus Christ, very daunting. It took […]
Day: May 23, 2016
A community outreach director for a Houston city councilman has decided that Muslims don’t belong in the Republican party. Trebor Gordon, a staffer for at-large councilman Mike Knox, tried to block the appointment of Syed Ali as precinct chair claiming Ali’s religion was at odds with Republican principles. “I move to remove the chairman and […]
A human trafficking sting operation conducted at a Knoxville motel by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the arrest of 32 individuals, among them 2 pastors. Operation “Someone Like Me” involved ads placed by law enforcement offering sex with underage girls. Jason Evan Kennedy, 46, head of the children’s ministry at Grace Baptist […]
Today’s reading from Proverbs has some sound investment advice.