The White Helmets – Beyond the Greatest Love

Their motto is "To save a life is to save all of humanity".  Formed in 2013, 130 of their number have fallen, yet over 58,000 lives have been saved.  They are volunteer rescue workers in Syria called "The White Helmets". The "White Helmets" documentary is 41 minutes long and is viewable through Netflix.  It's hard…Read more The White Helmets – Beyond the Greatest Love

Picture of good looking beardy guy from the "Just Pray" video.

Re-blog: Seven reasons to ban the Lord’s prayer.

The Bishop of Sheffield, Steven Croft, has lashed out (or as much as English Bishops do lash out) in response to cinemas banning a simple video of people reciting the Lord's prayer.  The ban was put in place so that audiences "would not be offended" by the prayer when shown before Star Wars, or something.…Read more Re-blog: Seven reasons to ban the Lord’s prayer.

“With great power there must also come great responsibility.”

What's your superpower? This phrase is normally accredited to Stan Lee, but in various forms it is pre-dated by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1908, and a biblical variant is in the book of Luke.  Most of us, however, will remember these words as being said by Benjamin "Ben" Parker, the uncle of Peter Parker /…Read more “With great power there must also come great responsibility.”