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Jeremy Lin: humility with success

Jeremy Lin: humility with success

It was an incredible eight days of basketball last month as newcomer Jeremy Lin rose from nowhere to stardom. Undrafted, cut from several teams, brought in just to shore up a temporary problem at the New York Knicks, Jeremy was a very unlikely hero. Yet when he got his chance he played like an all-star; […]

Elizabeth: From chronic pain to Miss Michigan

Elizabeth: From chronic pain to Miss Michigan

I don’t know if this young woman is a woman of religious faith, but I was very inspired when I happened to read her story yesterday. Here are the basics.   Elizabeth Wertenberger loves to dance, in fact it seems that may have been what helped to overcome a childhood disease that doctors said should […]

Kylie Bisutti: From Victoria's Secret to Role Model

Kylie Bisutti: From Victoria’s Secret to Role Model

Model Kylie Bisutti had the dream job, yet last month she surprised the fashion world by  leaving her position as the top model for Victoria’s Secret. She said her faith was key in this dramatic decision. Let’s take a brief look at Kylie’s life and the reasons for her decision.   Kylie Bisutti had always […]

X Games Lady Snowboarder Shows Faith

X Games Lady Snowboarder Shows Faith

Just a short note. I was watching the Winter X Games last night and saw an awesome win by Kelly Clark on the half-pipe. She did tricks no other girl snowboarder could do and seemed to simply just be having fun rather than competing in one of the most prestigious athletic events of the year. […]

Phillip Rivers and His Catholic Faith

Phillip Rivers and His Catholic Faith

I had always admired San Diego Chargers quarterback as a top-class player and fierce competitor, but I didn’t know until today that he was Catholic and how much his Catholic faith and values mean to him. Way cool!!! (Story here from The National Catholic Register: http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/catholic-quarterback-philip-rivers-passes-on-the-faith/) Catholic Quarterback Philip Rivers Passes On the Faith San […]

Actor Mark Walhberg: Faith My Biggest Success

Actor Mark Walhberg: Faith My Biggest Success

This month’s release of the movie Contraband has put actor Mark Wahlberg once again in the Hollywood spotlight. Mark recently did an interview on CNN about his faith walk that has gotten a lot of attention. Let’s look briefly at the dramatic life journey that Mark explains in that interview and see if we can […]

Tebow's Crazy Season: Some Lessons

Tebow’s Crazy Season: Some Lessons

It’s been a pretty cool year for Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos. All the NFL experts have continued saying that Tebow cannot play successfully as a quarterback in the NFL. Yet Tebow and the Broncos actually made it  to the playoffs and have just pulled off an unlikely victory against the mighty Pittsburg Steelers, […]

Father's Heartache Inspires Christian Album

Father’s Heartache Inspires Christian Album

Sadness and pain is not something we look forward to. But life brings plenty of it. So much so that when we are suffering we often ask where God is in all of it. This is a story of someone who is searching for an answer to that question in a beautiful way. The story […]

New Miracle. New Saint.

New Miracle. New Saint.

North America will have a new saint soon. A second miracle due to the intercession of Blessed Kateri Tekawitha has been officially approved by the Vatican. Kateri was an American Indian girl who died at the age of 24. Here are the basics of the miracle that was just approved. At the end, we offer […]

Justin and Selena Give Back at Christmas

Justin and Selena Give Back at Christmas

I hope Bonnie Fuller and HollywoodLife.com don’t object too much to me reposting their story here. Good job, Selena and Justin! Link: http://www.hollywoodlife.com/2011/12/16/justin-bieber-selena-gomez-charity-helping-children-philanthropy/ Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez Are Heros For Helping Children Desperately In Need   December 16, 2011: Justin and Selena are so rich and famous they could easily not bother doing the […]