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'Church Rescue' Propels Unlikely Reality TV Stars: Church Consultants
Originally Posted: 11/06/2013 - 4:01pm | Type: Blog

They’ve rescued bars and restaurants and shabby houses, but this month reality television stars are set to rescue something new. They’ve rescued bars and restaurants and shabby ho ...

Finding Joy in a Place of Need
Originally Posted: 06/24/2013 - 9:24am | Type: Blog

Here, in the midst of the squalor, in a place where people have prayed and waited for rain for years, I was encountered by something sacred. Go  Here  to read the second in this ...

‘Princesses’ Embraces a Stereotype, Leaving Some Jews Uncomfortable
Originally Posted: 06/24/2013 - 8:09am | Type: Blog

They’re self-admitted “Jewish American Princesses,” and Bravo’s built a whole reality series, "Princesses: Long Island" around their exploits. The show follows six unmarried 20-something Jewish women ...

It's Hip to be Plain
Originally Posted: 05/24/2013 - 1:11pm | Type: Magazine Article

Valerie Weaver-Zercher Who knew the Amish would become such a center of pop-cultural attention? ONE SUNDAY EV ...

The Morning News: Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011
Originally Posted: 12/20/2011 - 10:33am | Type: Blog

NPR: New Law Aims To Shine Light on Conflict Metals Delly Mawazo Sesete wants American consumers to know what is in their smart phones, computers and other electronics and where U.S. companies like Apple are getting those rare metals. Learn more ...

The King's Speech: MLK and Tucson
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:35am | Type: Blog

In his role as prophet to the nation, <a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/martin-luther-king-jr/" target="_blank">Martin Luther King Jr. In his role as pro ...

The Real Housewives of Proverbs 31
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:34am | Type: Blog

<span style="font-weight: normal; font-size: 13px;">As a working mother who lives in the Washington-metro area, I admit that I was dreading Bravo's new program <em>The Real Housewive ...

Disability as Entertainment: So You Think I Can't Dance?
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

<p>So I'm a fan of <a href="http://www.fox.com/dance/" target="_blank">So You Think You Can Dance</a>. I enjoy watching dance and I used to dance, so I like the show ...

Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Support Wearing Thin
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

In a stunning turnabout, some of Sheriff Joe Arpaio's firmest allies distanced themselves from his hard-line tactics when the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors voted to postpone accepting $1.6 m ...

Questioning the 'Survivor' Mentality of Some Christians
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:52am | Type: Blog

First a confession First a confession Well said. Thank you. Well said. Thank you. Wow. You make too much Wow. You make too much sense. This is a mindset th ...