School officials in a Philadelphia suburb have admitted to observing students at home without their knowledge through web-cams on school issued laptops. The case is raising a number of important questions about the right to privacy, parental rights and the boundaries of law enforcement and public safety issues in the digital age.
The Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life released the results of a new study that looked at the religious affiliation and devotion of “The Millennials” or those born since 1981. This feature takes a look at what they found. Guests include:
There are so many important figures who should be commemorated during this month’s celebration of Black History. Certainly one of the most significant is scientist, educator and inventor George Washington Carver.
A new documentary is available on his life from Franklin Springs Family Media entitled: George Washington Carver: An Uncommon Way. I recently spoke with Ken Carpenter, executive producer and director of the film.
Ballot initiatives across the country are hoping to introduce amendments to state constitutions that define personhood as “every human being from the beginning of biological development.” Supporters of personhood amendments hope such action will eventually lead to the reversal of Roe v. Wade, but there are some in the pro-life movement questioning their ability to succeed. This feature takes a look at this issue.
A few weeks ago, President Obama delivered the annual State of the Union address, where he reflected on the many political and economic challenges facing America. One element often missing from these speeches is an evaluation of the spiritual state of our country.
Tomorrow evening Ken Ham, President of Answers in Genesis, is hosting a live national web-cast from the Creation Museum looking at this aspect of American life.
The address will begin on Tuesday at 8pm ET and can be watched/listened to at answerslive.org.
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Earlier today officials in Haiti announced the death toll to be more than 230,000 people–a number which is expected to rise in the weeks ahead.
The incredible number of shattered families have led many to look for ways to reach out to the growing numbers of orphans in that country. I recently spoke with Doug Phillips, President of Vision Forum Ministries, who with a small team traveled to Haiti to participate in rescue efforts at a number of orphanages destroyed in the quake.
If you liked to watch Doug’s reports from the field, they are available through his Vimeo channel.
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For many of us, as we try to speak to our neighbors or unbelieving family members about creation and arguments against evolution, we may feel inadequate to deal with the topic. I recently caught up with Dr. Randy Guliuzza, National Spokesperson of the Institute for Creation Research, who encourages us as believers to initiate these conversations, regardless of our scientific training. This feature offers some helpful suggestions for doing just that.
On January 26th, 2010, Paul Sandberg died. He was involved with Christian broadcasting for nearly 50 years with Haven Ministries. Millions of listeners have been touched by his music through the years though many today might not recognize his name. Charles Morris, Speaker and President of Haven Ministries comes with this look at his life and ministry.
The attention of the world in recent weeks has been on the small island nation of Haiti. Millions of dollars in aid has been raised and food/medical supplies continue to arrive. This feature takes a look at one ministry who is coming along side other relief efforts and offering words of life to those dealing with the incredible loss all around them.
I graduated from Moody in 1993 and began working for Moody Radio in Chicago until 1999, when I began teaching radio broadcasting at the Moody Bible Institute. I received my Masters degree in Communications from Northern Illinois University in 2003 in Historical Documentary Filmmaking. And since June, 2008, I have been serving Prime ... Continue reading →