Thursday, October 20, 2011

Star on Hollywood Blvd

The 2,452nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame goes to BeBe & CeCe Winans. The brother-sister gospel singing duo will get the honor today for 7 chart-topping albums and singles and 15 Grammy Awards.

Suit Against Megachurch Pastor

The pastor of an Atlanta megachurch is accused in a lawsuit of leading his church into a bogus investment scheme. Eddie Long, pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church sponsored seminars two years ago and ten church members say they lost more than $1 million. The former chief executive of Chicago's City Capital Corp. who led the investment seminars wasn't licensed to sell investments or give investment advice.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

The liberal church of Herman Cain

CNN offers background on GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain and his church here.

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Tim Allen's Religion

Parade Magazine asked Tim Allen, "What would people be surprised to know about you?" The star of the TV show Home Improvement and now Last Man Standing said, "On a philosophical level, I’m very religious. I call myself an intellectual Christian. I’ve been seeking answers and information about Christianity, as well as Judaism, Islam, and Hinduism, since my father died [in a car crash, when Allen was 11], trying to explain life and death. My brother put it best a long time ago when he said, “You’re a lot more perceptive than I ever imagined.”