ARCHIVES FOR: JULY 2018

The Shocking Reasons Christians Have Lost Credibility in Today’s Culture

We’d like to say we were shocked, but the truth is, we were expecting the criticism. My friend and...


‘Shooting Heroin’ On Mission To Be Real, Show Redemption, Avoid Sugar-Coating

Spencer T Folmar has a clear mission when making his movies, including “Shooting Heroin,” the one he begins filming...


Hell: Eternal, Temporary, or Never?

The doctrine of hell is one of the most indispensable aspects of the gospel. Yet, it has never been...


California Wildfires: 8 Dead, 230,000-Plus Acres Charred

Our prayers are for the victims, including families who’ve lost loved ones, first responders and their families, and all...


Planting a Church in LA (Part 2): Majority Honestly Doesn’t Know God Loves Them

This September, Thrive LA Church in Silver Lake will celebrate our 1 year-anniversary. BY ANDREW ALESSO Editor’s Note: Andrew Alesso, 29,...


A Little Respect and Mouth Wide Shut – TLA Stories of the Week

This summer is proving to be one of the most bizarrely intense in my lifetime. BY ALEX MURASHKO TogetherLA, Editor Personally, I’m...


Rick Warren: How To Be Remarkable in an Increasingly Rude World

To help introduce his sermon topic last weekend, Pastor Rick Warren rhetorically asked his congregation at Saddleback Church in...


Every Man Ministry’s Online Live Stream: Strong D (Part 2)

Join Pastor Kenny Luck for Part Two of “Strong D” this morning 6:45 PT here or on the Every...


Filmmaker Walks Line Between Faith Based and General Audiences Entertainment

Filmmaker and TogetherLA contributing writer Spencer T Folmar isn’t shy about telling stories that highlight society’s sins and ills...


Planting a Church in LA: A Young Pastor’s Story

My wife and I moved to Central LA in December 2016 to begin the process of launching a new...