Rebuttal to Rob Bell 'hot' off the presses

by Jim Fletcher -- In the new Publishers Weekly "Christian Marketplace Bestsellers" list, we see that Rob Bell's "Love Wins" debuts at the No. 2 slot. This news accompanies a PW story more…

How can you know heaven is for real?

by Jim Fletcher -- In one of the most mysterious accounts from the Bible, we know that the Apostle Paul had some inkling of what heaven is like. Evidently, he decided that more…

Funny business going on in books

by Jim Fletcher -- One of the most interesting aspects of the publishing business is the titling process. I'll briefly detail how this is done and then emphasize that titling a book more…

Reporters in Mideast: Yawning at evil

by Jim Fletcher -- There are 1,000 foreign journalists in Israel, and if you've ever visited this tiny country, that's like 20 people trying to fit into a phone booth. With that more…

Can we really know the end of the world?

by Jim Fletcher -- The ancient Mayans could never have known that their stone calendar, which simply stops at a certain date, could have unleashed such global interest. The "2012" craze is more…

Jews murdered in silence

by Jim Fletcher -- It's early yet, but the earthquake in Japan may prove to be the biggest story of 2011. Certainly the fallout (I hope not literally) will be with us more…

You want to read what?

by Jim Fletcher -- There is a fascinating, albeit relatively quiet controversy circulating through the Christian retail industry. Some call it censorship; others call it discernment. In 2007, LifeWay Christian Stores issued more…

Glimpses of God for the Everyman

by Jim Fletcher -- Part of our shared humanity is the recognition that all of us, "great and small," are on a search for spiritual truth. Solomon wrote that God has set more…