Sentinelese man pointing bow
November 26th, 2018

A strange story exploded across the internet last week, provoking headlines that one might expect to find in a 1918 publication – but not one from 2018. What led an American missionary to a remote island in the Indian Ocean, and why did the indigenous tribe there decide to kill him? Continue reading

Blood moon apocalypse
July 27th, 2018

Today’s the day, folks – the world is finally ending. Batten down the hatches, hold your loved ones close, and hope for the best. Numerous doomsday preachers have issued dire warnings that tonight’s blood moon will bring with it the long-awaited apocalypse. Are you prepared? Continue reading

Preacher receiving money from heaven
June 6th, 2018

After news that another preacher has asked his followers to buy him a private jet, we examine how the “prosperity gospel” aligns with Christian values. Are these preachers truly doing the Lord’s work, as they claim, or simply putting on a “holy act” to squeeze money out of naïve followers? Continue reading

Billy Graham
February 26th, 2018

Depending on who you ask, Billy Graham leaves behind either a storied legacy that will never be rivaled by another Christian preacher, or an enduring message of bigotry toward certain groups not favored by the Bible’s teachings. Continue reading

so you think you can preach
August 31st, 2015

A “Reality” Revolution Over the last few decades we’ve been reality competition shows act as breeding grounds for America’s next generation of pop stars, dancers, survivalists, figure skaters, small business owners, and now (interestingly) even presidential candidates. The idea, at … Continue reading