MEDIA ON MISSION


God Moving In Los Angeles: A Conversation Worth Having

In what began as a conversation about the movement of God in the City of Angels a few years ago in the form of a three-day conference continued last summer in a panel discussion with four pastors from four corners of the county. And in light of all that’s transpired over the last three years, with God still on the throne, it’s important to continue that conversation. BY ALEX MURASHKO Los...

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Journalist Sophia Lee: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and Me

Reflections from a Korean-American on the film phenomenon. Over the past few months, many Asian-Americans have been quivering with anticipation for a movie they say they’ve been awaiting for too long: When was the last time we Asian-Americans had a major Hollywood production with an all-Asian cast? One that doesn’t involve karate chops, nerdy inch-thick glasses, and white-faced, oversexualized geishas? Trailers for Crazy Rich Asians ran on my social media...

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Communications Overload: When Saying ‘No’ is OK

Controversial question of the day: “Do you return every phone call, text message, and e-mail?” I’d love for you to answer in the comments section below, because I don’t. I don’t believe we’re obligated to respond to everyone who calls, e-mails, or otherwise reaches out. Certainly we want to be nice, and we never want to be rude or condescending. However, if you’re going to accomplish something significant with...

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Chris Tomlin at SoCal Harvest Gives Glory to God [Together LA LIVE]

Prior to Sunday night’s SoCal Harvest Greg Laurie asked, “If you were to sum up the message of the Bible in one verse, what would it be?” He then went on to say in his tweet: Join us for the last night of the SoCal Harvest as we welcome Chris Tomlin, Phil Whickham and actress Madeline Carroll. My message tonight is “Forgiven and Free!”If you were to sum up the...

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Together LA Interviews SoCal Harvest Worship Artists Before Taking Stage [LIVE STREAM]

UPDATE SAT 8/18: Together LA chats with Jordan Feliz.UPDATE FRI 8/17 5:37 pm: Together LA chats with MercyMe and Passion before SoCal Harvest Friday Night.The 2018 SoCal Harvest kicks off this Friday at Angel Stadium of Anaheim and Together LA will offer exclusive free live stream interviews with worship artists such as Grammy nominated MercyMe (I Can Only Imagine), Chris Tomlin (the “most sung music artist in history”), and...

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Stories From Skid Row: Angela’s Story

After Angela and her four children were evicted from their apartment, they were reduced to sleeping in the metro station. An officer noticed and referred them to Union Rescue Mission. LETTER FROM REV ANDY BALES, CEO UNION RESCUE MISSIONIn Los Angeles, women and children make up 40% of all people experiencing homelessness. This is unacceptable. Angela’s story is representative of the 215 single mothers and children who currently reside at Hope...

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Greg Laurie Launches #StandWithTheBible Rally Cry After Billboard Controversy

This year, evangelist Greg Laurie is asking those planning to attend the annual SoCal Harvest event at Angel Stadium (Aug 17-19) to not only bring unsaved friends or family members, but to bring a Bible. The campaign began as the result of a billboard removal controversy that over the last week has drawn national media attention. The Irvine Company, which removed the billboards promoting the Christian outreach event from the...

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USA Olympic Surfing Coach Joey Buran, The Open, and Worship Generation

Joey Buran, who kept a close eye on the U.S. Open of Surfing 2018 held in Huntington Beach last week (7/28-8/5), hung up his USA Olympic Surfing Team Coach hat down for a moment and gave a message at the regular Saturday evening service at Worship Generation church. Buran, who is the lead pastor at the church in Fountain Valley, delivered a message of transformation and salvation, something that he’s...

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Have Christians Lost Their Credibility? TLA Stories of the Week

Today, while doing TLA Stories of the Week (below) I realized that we should talk more often about how us Christians (as a whole and as individuals) are perceived. Another words, let’s talk credibility.Sure, it’s not healthy to focus too much on what other people think of us, but like a football coach showing game films (video) of Sunday’s game on Monday to his team, the practice of reviewing...

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Every Man Ministry’s Online Live Stream: Strong D (Part 3)

Join Pastor Kenny Luck for Part Three of “Strong D” this morning 6:45 PT here or on the Every Man Ministries Facebook Page. “Strong “D” is usually a description we use in the area of sports. Championship teams are characterized by high power offenses and strong defenses — strong D,” said Luck, the founder of Every Man Ministries and author of Dangerous Good.“In the spiritual life you have to have a...

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