Dancing in the Minefields

  • Wednesday, July 14, 2010
  • Here is a song by my favorite Christian artist, Andrew Peterson, from his about to be released album "Counting Stars." This song, "Dancing in the Minefields" is of the joys and the trials of marriage. Enjoy and I look forward to the album release in a couple of weeks.

    Video Games, Idols, and Your Child's Heart

  • Wednesday, July 7, 2010
  • The following is from Sovereign Grace Ministries and is an interview with C.J. Mahaney.

    Video games are one of the most influential and time consuming recreational activities in our society today. On average gamers spend 18 hours per week playing video games. This extensive time investment is reflected in the money invested in video game consoles and software. In 2009, $19.7 billion was spent on video games worldwide, $2.6 billion more than was spent on movies in both box office ticket sales and DVD sales combined.* Many parents are surprised to discover that video games generate more profit than Hollywood.

    What this all means is that few children escape the influence of video games, and the temptation to idolatry.