New Year’s Resolution Solution

It’s time once again to ponder our shortcomings and resolve to improve ourselves in some way. That means making a New Year’s Resolution – UGH. People resolve to do a lot of different things, but here are the biggies: Lose Weight Manage Debt Save Money Get a Better Job Get Fit Eat Right Spend More Time With Family ·Get a Better Education Drink Less Alcohol Quit Smoking Reduce Stress ·Take […]

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Attending Religious Services Helps You Live Longer

Many people go to church or synagogue because it makes them feel good, but did you know doing so on a regular basis can actually extend your life? A recent study published by researchers at Yeshiva University and its medical school, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, strongly suggests that weekly attendance at religious services reduces the risk of death by approximately 20 percent. The researchers evaluated the religious practices of […]

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Recording Artist Warren Barfield on GOD UNPLUGGED

You get up. You eat breakfast (or not). You go to work. You eat lunch. You come home. You have dinner. You go to bed. For most, the routine leaves little time for anything else. The results are usually shallow relationships with our friends, families, and our Maker. But, when your head hits the pillow at the end of the day, do you ever question if you’ve made the wrong […]

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NFL Kicker on God UNPLUGGED

This week’s guest on GOD UNPLUGGED is NFL kicker, Jason Hanson. The 17-year veteran, and one of the NFL’s most productive kickers, is the Detroit Lions’ all-time scoring leader with 1,714 points as well as the all-time leader in field goals and extra points. Hanson became only the eighth player in NFL history to surpass the 1,700-point mark in 2008, and he ranks third in all-time scoring amongst active players. […]

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Thanksgiving Trivia

In the fall of 1621, the religious separatist Pilgrims held a three-day feast to celebrate a bountiful harvest, an event many regard as the nation’s first Thanksgiving. It eventually became a national holiday in 1863 when President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed the last Thursday of November as a national day of thanksgiving. Later, President Franklin Roosevelt clarified that Thanksgiving should always be celebrated on the fourth Thursday of the month to […]

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The Adoption Option

23-year-old recording artist, Nate Huss, is putting his money where his mouth is…literally.  Unlike most recording artists who support a cause from the sidelines, Nate is giving his pet project, adoption, all of his attention.  For the  month of November, Nate  has literally taken his website down and put a holding page about adoption in it’s place.  That’s a costly move for an up-and-comer who is building a name for […]

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What does it mean to tithe?

As a devoted follower of Christ, I am in many ways saddened by the state of the Christian Church as an institution, and I will be addressing some of those issues in upcoming blogs.  There are many who share my thoughts.  On Monday morning I listed my status on Facebook as “Frustrated with Organized Religion.”  For the next day my email inbox sounded like popcorn – I was peppered with […]

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Do Prenuptial Agreements Doom a Marriage?

I recently interviewed a Christian attorney on my show, GOD UNPLUGGED,   who had some amazing things to say about how Christians should view the law.  One of the things we discussed is the prevalence of prenuptial agreements with engaged couples.  Do you think they are a good idea, or do they pave the way for a couple to land in divorce court? I guess I’m old fashioned. When I stood […]

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Christians and the Law

This week’s guest on GOD UNPLUGGED is Stephen L. Bloom, author of “The Believer’s Guide to Legal Issues,” a Christian attorney with more than 20 years experience in private practice. A frequent speaker and writer on Christianity and the law, he criticizes the rise in bankruptcies, poor stewardship, prenuptial agreements and estate-planning fraud. Economic uncertainty and skyrocketing consumer prices lead many to compromise your principles. Listen in as Stephen shares […]

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Presidential Impersonator on GOD UNPLUGGED

During each episode of GOD UNPLUGGED I chat with famous authors, actors, athletes and recording artists about their faith. The 30-minute show tapes every Thursday at 8 p.m. Central time (9 p.m. Eastern, 7 p.m. Mountain, 6 p.m. Pacific). Listen live or to the taped show by visiting www.blogtalkradio.com/godunplugged. This week’s guest on GOD UNPLUGGED (October 30) is presidential impersonator John Morgan. John travels as “the face” of President George […]

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