Category Archives: Hollywood

A Theology of Jackie Gleason

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11.28 Jackie Gleason was not a Christian as far as I know. In fact, his reputation for sin may or may not been … Continue reading

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Neil Young and Celtic Woman

I just got two new CDs that are simply outstanding. The first is Neil Young Live at Massey Hall (2007). If you have never been to a concert in the early 1970s this is how it was, only better. Young … Continue reading

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The Titanic Denial of James Cameron

I don’t believe that Mr. Cameron is the devil. I just believe that he is an unwitting tool of the devil. Continue reading

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They say that if you remember the sixties you weren’t there. But on Tuesdays at 7:30, from 1962 to 1967, many remember the greatest World War II show of all: Combat! With Vic Morrow as Sgt. “Chip” Saunders and Rick … Continue reading

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Anna Nicole Smith and the Apostle Peter

The following is also published in “First Thoughts” ( go to and sign up for weekly devotionals) for Friday, February 23, 2007. Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as braided hair and the wearing of gold … Continue reading

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