Category Archives: Weekend Reading

Weekend 7: Money, Money, Money

As the looming deadline of August 2 fast approaches, many Americans are thinking about money and debt.  Despite the polls, I would venture to guess that most Americans are only thinking about their own money — or lack thereof — … Continue reading

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Killing the Audience: Oprah Hires Rosie O’Donnell

Who does Oprah Winfrey take advice from?  Apparently no one.  How else to explain the inexplicable hiring of Rosie O’Donnell to star in a talk show for OWN — the Oprah Winfrey Network?  I suppose when you name a network … Continue reading

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Weekend Seven: Obama’s Religion and Saudi Torture

Is President Obama a Christian?  And, should Newt Gingrich reconsider using Saudi Arabia as a standard-bearer for religious freedom in light of their eye for an eye paralysis punishment?  Wow!  What a week for the collision of law, politics, and religion!  … Continue reading

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Weekend Seven: Gay Marriage & Baptist Fights

What a wild and wacky week.  From a landmark ruling in the California Prop 8 case striking down the gay marriage ban to Baptist battles over women in ministry and who Christians and Muslims worship to staged fights by a Baptist … Continue reading

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Weekend Seven: Mosques, Predators & Preachers

Mosques, Predators, and Preachers!  This past week offered some intriguing, challenging, and controversial posts dealing with a broad spectrum of legal, political, and religious issues.  Here are seven posts you may have missed, but should take a few minutes this weekend … Continue reading

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