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50 Shades of Truth About Sex, Love, Romance, And Passion

In Culture by Frank Powell0 Comments

Fifty Shades of Grey achieved unprecedented heights in terms of popularity. The book became the fastest selling paperback novel of all time, dethroning the previous title holder, Harry Potter. One major ticket purchasing company, Fandago, reported Fifty Shades of Grey was the fastest selling rated “R” movie in the last 15 years. That’s impressive. The book has …

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4 Lies Christians Believe About 50 Shades of Grey

In Culture by Frank Powell0 Comments

Disclaimer: this post isn’t going to read like you anticipate. Just be forewarned. In less than a week, the most highly anticipated, highly discussed movie I can remember in years hits the big screen, Fifty Shades of Grey. And, I need to make a confession. Before last week, I didn’t read a …

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The 10 Most Popular Posts of 2014

In Culture by Frank Powell0 Comments

Wow, what a year! As I gathered the most popular blog posts from 2014, I couldn’t help but see God’s fingerprints everywhere. Many of you are unaware, but I nearly shut the writing thing down earlier this year. I was frustrated. I was burnt out. Then, in typical God fashion, he opened up the …

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6 Really Bad Ways Christians Use Social Media

In Culture by Frank Powell2 Comments

Social media is quickly becoming the default way to communicate in our culture. And the power it provides us is astounding. With the click of a mouse, the entire world can know our thoughts, feelings, and emotions. Every person now has a voice. The world now has access to our lives. Social …