Archive for November 28th, 2009

Rapid City Festival of Lights Parade

Rapid City Festival of Lights Parade

The annual Rapid City Festival of Lights Parade was held early this evening in downtown Rapid City. See some of 2009’s best entries!

It’s OK, Wish Me A Merry Christmas

It's OK, Wish Me A Merry Christmas

To put Christmas back into the holiday season, tens of thousands of Christians will be wearing buttons that read, “It’s OK, Wish Me A Merry Christmas.” More than 200,000 of the buttons have been distributed nationally as part of a campaign to influence retailers not to be silent with saying “Christmas.”

‘The Blind Side’ should trouble as well as inspire

'The Blind Side' should trouble as well as inspire

“The Blind Side” is a beautiful new film based on a magnificent and heartwarming true story. But I hope that the many who see it do not simply walk out all aglow. It should also produce concern. This story about hopelessness transformed into achievement should be a typically American story–but is increasingly NOT the case.