Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Here’s Why We Should Still Celebrate the Pilgrims at Thanksgiving

"For most American families, Thanksgiving is a time to gather with loved ones, eat delicious food, and perhaps watch some football.

But not everyone is pleased with the celebration of this holiday, and some have taken to maligning its 'originators,' the Pilgrims.

An editorial in Al Jazeera labeled Thanksgiving a 'thoroughly nauseating affair,' one that is 'saturated with disgrace.' Other articles have called the Pilgrims genocidal toward Native Americans, or argued that the original idea of a Thanksgiving feast is a 'myth.' ”

Read the entire article by Jarrett Stepman at The Daily Signal here.

Picture used by permission from Pixabay.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Museum of the Bible

Check out my article "A Day at the Museum" in this month's HomeLife magazine, available from Lifeway Christian Resources. I interview Dr. Tony Zeiss, Executive-Director of the Museum of the Bible, which opens in Washington, D.C. later this month.

This 430,000 square foot building will be the third largest museum in D.C. as well as the largest non-profit museum.  Located three blocks from the National Capital, the MOB seeks to engage people with the Book of Books - the Bible!