Saturday, July 6, 2013

Pastor confronts congregation

The video of a pastor in Shiatook, Oklahoma who spent time during his service insulting specific members of his church has gone viral. Jim Standridge of the Emmanuel Baptist Church is not apologizing either. Here's a video report from CNN and another from KOKI.

College Student ordered to remove cross

The president of California's Sonoma State is apologizing for an employee telling a junior who was working at orientation to take off her cross. President Ruben ArmiƱana says it was a mistake and "should have never happened." Read more on the story here and see a Fox News interviews with her here.

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Sequal planned for The Bible

A sequel is in the the works to the cable miniseries The Bible. NBC says it is on board to air it. Mark Burnett and his wife Roma Downey will again produce it--as they did The Bible series for the History channel. The new series has a working title: A.D.: Beyond the Bible.

Monday, July 1, 2013

America’s First Public Monument to Atheism

American Atheists unveiled the nation's first public monument to atheism over the weekend in a square outside the Bradford County courthouse near Jacksonville, Florida. Read the TIME magazine story here.

Sunday, June 30, 2013

Texas Pastor ask for helicopter donations

A Texas megachurch pastor asked his congregation to donate more than $50,000 - for his helicopter. And that those who give will likely get a new car or some other desired "mode of transportation." Here's a video report from KRIV-TV in Houston.