REVIEW: ‘Venom’ needs a moral compass. Is there any hope?

REVIEW: ‘Venom’ needs a moral compass. Is there any hope?

Have you ever wondered why superhero movies are so popular? Perhaps it’s because we enjoy watching people with other-worldly skills fly through the sky. Or maybe it’s because we relish...
‘Growing Pains’ leads October’s streaming entries

‘Growing Pains’ leads October streaming lineup on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu

Remember when most primetime sitcoms weren’t vulgar, and when the whole family could relax around the television and laugh out loud together? As a child of the 1970's and 80's,...
REVIEW: Sorry, but ‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls’ isn’t for kids

REVIEW: Sorry, but ‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls’ isn’t for kids

Jonathan Barnavelt is a creepy, middle-aged man who lives in a creepy, haunted mansion. Mannequins walk. Chairs move. Paintings dance. And let’s not forget the lion-shaped shrubbery, which sails...

Stop, Rewind, Start Over: When Homeschool Moms Mess Up

Did you ever have one of those days? You wake up in the morning filled with excitement about what your homeschool will look like, and everything goes wrong.

‘Ice Dragon-Legend of the Blue Daises’ Producer Bruce Stacey Talks to NCV

Melody, a gifted young dreamer and her feisty friend Leif, must set aside their differences and use the power of magical Blue Daisies and an ancient Song to save...

What If God Doesn’t Send Your Boaz?

So often, I hear within the single Christian women community to just keep working in my field. I hear that Ruth was found working and busy doing her purpose when she positioned herself to be found by this man of perfection, Mr. Boaz. So many women post statuses about being found by this famous man and even caption photos that tell the story of her wait. We’ve been sold this lie that when it comes to singleness, Boaz in all of his manliness, will come and rescue us from our singleness.

Corn and Cauliflower Soup

Potato soup is a recipe I remember my mom making often. I’m sure it was one of those things that was cheap and could expand to feed a lot of people.

Approaching Cancer with a Merry Heart

A merry heart does good like medicine. Proverbs 17:22a (KJV) When my 59-year-old husband, Bert, was diagnosed with Stage 4A colon cancer (metastatic to the liver), the Lord immediately brought...

“Family Comes First” for Most Americans, Pew Research Says

In a recent survey from Pew Research, results show that almost 70% of Americans said their family is their top source of meaning, fulfillment, and satisfaction in their lives. Religion...

Light the World Benefit featuring Amy Grant

Amy Grant performed at ACL's Moody Theater in Austin on Sunday December 9th as part of The Bless Foundation's 2018 Light the World benefit.