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Greg Laurie and SoCal Harvest Aim to Ignite New Generation’s Jesus Revolution

Nearly 50 years after the Jesus Movement — one of the greatest spiritual awakenings of the 20th century — came to life in Southern California, local pastor and evangelist who was himself brought to faith in the movement, Greg Laurie, is seeking to spark a similar revival in the Southland. NEWS RELEASE Laura McGowan Communications Dedicated to sharing a message of God’s love and igniting a “Jesus revolution” in a new generation,...

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‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’ Reminds Us That All Lives Matter

In a world where kindness toward our neighbors is severely lacking, Fred Rogers — Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood — is a reminder that everyone deserves to be loved. BY JON GARCIA Won’t You Be My Neighbor? is a documentary recently released about the life of Rogers. The film chronicles his life and work from humble beginnings to faithful endings. Rogers believed his calling in life was to serve God through the medium of...

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LA Dodgers Clayton Kershaw Using His Platform Wisely

Los Angeles Dodgers All-Star Clayton Kershaw, who is featured on the cover of the newest Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Magazine, said he must use his time, talent and treasure wisely for his Savior. NEWS RELEASE HAMILTON STRATEGIES Kershaw tells FCA that his time is taken up by regular dinners in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ clubhouse, cardio and weight-room workouts, stretching routines, scouting report breakdowns and long-toss sessions in the outfield. And...

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Stadia: Every Child To Experience Love of Jesus Through a Local Church

Stadia, a national church planting organization that places children as a priority, is working on its tenth collaborative church plant in the Los Angeles area, said executive Nathan Hawkins. “I get to visit a lot of great cities and there’s something unique about Los Angeles,” said Hawkins during a recent Together LA Facebook Live video stream (below). “I do believe it’s an epicenter of culture. It’s a place where people...

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Sharing How a Life Sentence Became a Man’s Saving Grace

I don’t think my heart ever became evil until I engaged in more evil. If I continued the way I was, it would’ve been near impossible to get back to being a loving, caring, decent human being again. — Jojo Godinez Reformed: How a Life Sentence Became My Saving Grace Book description… Jojo Godinez grew up in L.A. County surrounded by gangs. The night he joined one, he swore to represent his...

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Texas-Sized Gospel Party Includes Call For Another Jesus Revolution

It may have been a “Texas-sized Gospel party” as CBN News called it but it was also a plea to God for revival at Crossover Harvest America in Arlington, Texas on Sunday (6/10/18). GREG LAURIE GIVES UPDATE We have more complete numbers for @harvestamerica now. We had 35,000 in Stadium attendance and 254,000 Unique Online viewers. 6,630 Host Sites.Another 97,000 attended a Host Site in person, and best of all. ....

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When Hollywood Christians Come Together

I attended seminary in the Bible Belt and know first-hand that seminarians love to debate theology. Sometimes these are important conversations we have to further deepen our understanding of our infinite God. Sometimes these conversations are rather tedious and get caught up more on semantics than intention. BY SPENCER T FOLMAR Even outside of seminary halls, it is easy to see how divided Christians can become. We need to look no...

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The Bubble That Bursts; Thoughts on Recent Suicides

The Bubble That Bursts Thoughts on the tragic death of fashion icon Kate Spade BY GREG LAURIE A wave of sorrow swept the world last Tuesday, as our news outlets and social media timelines were filled with one gut-punching headline: Kate Spade, beloved fashion designer known for her bright and whimsical designs, committed suicide by hanging on Tuesday morning in her Manhattan home. Like everyone else, I found myself in complete shock. Amidst...

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Salvation Army Hosts National Donut Day World Donut Eating Championship

HOLLYWOOD – The Salvation Army, along with its corporate sponsor Bakemark, will host the second annual National Donut Day World Donut-Eating Championship as part of a fundraising challenge for much-needed veteran services in greater Los Angeles. The event will take place at 11:30 A.M. on Friday, June 1, 2017 at the world-famous TCL Chinese Theatre, 6925 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA. NEWS RELEASE THE SALVATION ARMY Competitors will have eight minutes to consume...

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An Artist’s Call For Omnivorous Attentiveness to the World Around Us

When people ask me how many hours I work a week I find it a difficult question to answer as an artist. There is a calling on the artisan soul to always be awake to the story unfolding all around us second by second, detail by detail. BY SPENCER T. FOLMAR It is a necessity to have what I once heard CS Lewis had — an “omnivorous attentiveness” to the world around...

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