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  • 11 Cautions to Those Who Write Comments Online
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 29, 2020 at 7:10 pm

    I log out of social media, certain that I have a large gray cloud of crackling lightning-bolt-anger hovering over my head. I take deep, cleansing breaths and shake my head. Then I consider taking a shower because I feel defiled by the ugly muck I just saw (and perhaps participated in). I’m not sure what … The post 11 Cautions to Those Who Write Comments Online appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • How to Combat ‘Zoom Fatigue’
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 29, 2020 at 6:44 pm

    If you’re worried about “Zoom fatigue,” join the crowd. Just not on Zoom. The Wall Street Journal reports that “before the pandemic, Zoom was barely known to the public. The nine-year-old company served mainly businesses, hosting lots of webinars and training.” However, in the midst of the pandemic, it has grown from ten million people … The post How to Combat ‘Zoom Fatigue’ appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Movie Review: Is SWEET MAGNOLIAS Really Sweet?
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 29, 2020 at 4:39 pm

    SWEET MAGNOLIAS follows three friends, Maddie Townsend, Helen Decatur and Dana Sue Sullivan, who grew up and now work and raise their families in the small town of Serenity, South Carolina. The new series stems from the books series with the same title by Sheryl Woods. The series opens with Maddie, who is in the … The post Movie Review: Is SWEET MAGNOLIAS Really Sweet? appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Sen. Ted Cruz on the Constitutional Crisis Gripping America
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 29, 2020 at 2:48 pm

    Today, there’s a lot of discussion about what’s “essential” and “non-essential.” But there’s something that’s certainly “essential” to our country in this critical time: the Constitution. And for people of faith and loyal First Liberty supporters like you, the Constitution is especially meaningful as the source of our sacred right to the free exercise of … The post Sen. Ted Cruz on the Constitutional Crisis Gripping America appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Are We Living in Fear or Faith?
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 29, 2020 at 2:32 pm

    The mood across the board in America today is a compound of fear, frustration, and fury. On one side, we have the fear of the virus: People are worried about their own health and the health of family and friends. They fear the spread of the virus and the second wave. They believe we need … The post Are We Living in Fear or Faith? appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Prayer Is the Most Essential Element for Reopening
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 29, 2020 at 2:14 pm

    Every church in America (and across the world) is making decisions about reopening after the recent months of COVID-19 restrictions. We are developing many practical plans, as we should. But in all of our planning, are we praying? Are we crying out to the head of the Church to give us His mind? One of … The post Prayer Is the Most Essential Element for Reopening appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Grace in Political Discourse | 6 Tips on Being Strong in Your Biblical Beliefs
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 29, 2020 at 2:04 pm

    We are divided as a country over politics. The war alienating Conservatives and Democrats moves to an unhealthy rhythm of hatred. The media plays us against each other. Our politicians play us against each other. If we’re honest — we fan the flames of contention, not from a biblical foundation. Admittedly, I’m offended when it … The post Grace in Political Discourse | 6 Tips on Being Strong in Your Biblical Beliefs appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Minneapolis Target Store and More Destroyed During George Floyd Protests
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 28, 2020 at 11:06 pm

    Minneapolis protests soon followed after the death and murder of George Floyd. Floyd, 46, a black man, was killed after a white officer held his knee on his throat during an arrest. “I can’t breathe,” Floyd repeatedly told the arresting officer. “I can’t breathe, please, the knee in my neck,” the man said in a … The post Minneapolis Target Store and More Destroyed During George Floyd Protests appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • Can Some of Israel’s Foes Become Her Friends?
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 28, 2020 at 5:35 pm

    For over 20 years, I have labored ardently at exposing global antisemitism and its morphing trends. At some level, that task has become part of my daily routine within my ministry to my people. It has been emotionally, intellectually and even physically draining at times. Unfortunately, I do not see antisemitism slowing down any time … The post Can Some of Israel’s Foes Become Her Friends? appeared first on Christian News Journal.

  • The Death of George Floyd | Praying for a Pentecost Miracle Today
    by Corine Gatti-Santillo on May 28, 2020 at 4:11 pm

    George Floyd was born in North Carolina and moved to Houston as a baby. He grew into a talented athlete who played football and basketball, receiving a basketball scholarship to Florida State University. According to the mother of his six-year-old daughter, he didn’t finish school, eventually returning to Houston, where he became involved in music. … The post The Death of George Floyd | Praying for a Pentecost Miracle Today appeared first on Christian News Journal.