Modern Christians live in a fast-paced world where entertainment options are constantly evolving and secular audiences’ tastes are diverse. It can be hard to stay up-to-date on what movies, albums, and TV shows are of good quality and high moral fiber. Fortunately, there are publications and websites like Plugged In that give Christians the opportunity to fully understand the entertainment choices around them so that they can make informed decisions. Let’s look at a few of the ways that this group helps to shed light on the entertainment industry.
- January 10, 2017
We all know there’s a lot of reading to be done when you’re a teenager. From class assignments on Jane Austen and Edgar Allen Poe to catching up with the latest YA novel, teenagers are constantly getting book recommendations and requirements. When it comes to Christian books, though, it can be hard to find the best fit. After all, it seems like there are millions of books out there on what it means to be a young Christian.
- January 9, 2017
Just about every Christian out there has listened to Christian radio stations at one time or another. No matter what kind of music you enjoy or where you live, Christian music can be a nice break from the other kinds of entertainment that are out there. Have you ever thought about how stations like K-LOVE and Air1 pay the bills?
Unlike your typical local station, Christian radio stations typically fund themselves through the contributions of their listeners and perhaps another smaller avenue. With all of the different causes that are out there, why should Christians feel the need to support the music stations playing Christian music?
Let’s talk about a few reasons why you should support these stations and how you can help.
- January 6, 2017
Are you tired of listening to the same old music that’s been in your CD player? It’s time to find some new songs to add to your personal playlist. But where should you go? You go to the Internet for everything else, so you might as well head there now. You can find all kinds of new Christian music online.
We know how hard it can be to find all of the great music that’s out there. It can be even harder to get ahead of the curve and hear the best songs before they blow up. No matter what you’re looking for in Christian music online, we’ve put together a few options of places you can go to hear your new favorite song.
- January 3, 2017
The first music video to ever be shown on MTV was “Video Killed the Radio Star” by The Buggles in August 1981. While that moment was a major turning point for the recording industry, music had already been influenced by television for decades. Since those days, media has drastically changed, but music videos continue to provide fans with an alternate format through which they can enjoy their favorite songs. Shortly after MTV changed the music landscape, Christian music videos also began to pop up.