Archive by category Film, TV

‘Black Jesus’ Wants You to Bow the Knee

‘Black Jesus’ Wants You to Bow the Knee

Have you heard of Black Jesus? I had, but never knew what it was about and certainly hadn’t seen a trailer–until today. I was prompted to look into it when Gospel singer, Isaac “Ike” Carree called his Facebook followers to call in and boycott the show. Obviously I couldn’t do so just because he asked […]

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The Noah Movie: Detrimental or Beneficial?

The Noah Movie: Detrimental or Beneficial?

I have not yet seen Noah. But I have heard about it: the good, the bad, and the ever-increasing ugly. And likely, if you check your recent social media newsfeed, it will be filled with commentaries on the film, many of them contradictory. But the question is, who’s right? Is the Noah movie truly amazing […]

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Are the Critics Right About “Son of God”?

Are the Critics Right About “Son of God”?

The feature film “Son of God” opens nationwide on Friday, February 28. The film’s producers are husband and wife, Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, who brought “The Bible” miniseries to the History channel last Spring. “The Bible” enjoyed tremendous success, consistently rating higher than network TV shows during its hour and going to sell over 1 […]

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Toni Braxton’s “Twist of Faith”

The “Unbreak My Heart” singer, Toni Braxton is teaming up with the Lifetime network in the Christian Romance movie Twist of Faith  which premieres Saturday, February 9 at 8 pm on Lifetime. Twist of Faith tells a story about  Nina (Toni Braxton) who is a singer in the church choir, single mother and teacher.  Nina, her Uncle Moe, and home […]

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A Real Pastor\’s Wife Responds to TLC\’s “The Sisterhood”, Episode 5

A Real Pastor\’s Wife Responds to TLC\’s “The Sisterhood”, Episode 5

TLC\’s reality show “The Sisterhood” continues to focus on their relationships with each other and within their private lives. Perhaps I was too ambitious to believe that intellectual scholarly discussion would rise above the ashes to truly educate America about the lives of clergy. However, there are people who are doing their best to bring […]

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