Friday’s Column: Brent’s Bent Brent Pollard An older internet meme, originating in 2010, features Giorgio A. Tsoukalos from the History Channel’s Ancient Aliens program.1 As Tsoukalos believes ancient astronauts visited our planet in our distant antiquity, he often speaks enthusiastically about how such extraterrestrial visitors interacted with our remote ancestors. Hence, a screenshot of Tsoukalos from Ancient Aliens sporting […]

“Aliens” — The Preacher Pollard Blog

There are a lot of different parenting styles out there. Helicopter parents hover over their kids to protect them from life, essentially preventing them from developing risk-assessment skills. Tiger parents are authoritarian and maintain ridiculous expectations to drive their kids toward success, while their opposites—known as elephant parents—nurture emotional connections and prize encouragement and support. […]

What Families Need. Yours, Too. — Looking at All Things Biblically

Wednesday’s Column: Third’s Words Gary Pollard Picture this scene: a group of friends all sitting in a circle and talking. However, they are not talking to each other, they are talking to a completely different set of friends. On top of that, they are communicating through text messaging and not through verbal means. All of this makes me […]

Hang Up And Talk — The Preacher Pollard Blog

By Janelle Pollard Most of my life, I’ve heard that I should be memorizing Scripture. From Bible class teachers, parents, college professors, and more. Some Scriptures you hear and read so much, you don’t have to work to memorize it. You already know it. It’s already written on your heart. And if you’ve used the […]

Written on Our Hearts — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

Monday’s Column: Neal At The Cross Neal Pollard One of the facts I remember and retained from elementary school is that the purchase of the Alaska Territory by the United States from the Russian Empire was known as “Seward’s Folly.” $7 million for a frozen wasteland thousands of miles from Washington, D.C., right after the […]

Rehoboam’s Folly — The Preacher Pollard Blog