Highlights from Thursday, May 06, 2010

Thursday May, 6, 2010

MercyMe released their seventh studio album Tuesday, The Generous Mr. Lovewell. Today, we talked with Bart Millard and the boys in the band and met Mr. Lovewell.

LISTEN   We meet the band and chat with Bart about his zany performance at the Dove Awards.

LISTEN   Time to get serious... for a few seconds, then we meet Mr. Lovewell(s).

LISTEN   60 Seconds With Mr. Lovewell.

Today is the 59th Annual observance of the National Day of Prayer.

LISTEN   Is this day an "establishment of religion?" Some think so. We think they're wrong.

LISTEN   Bill found the presidential proclamation.

READ   The proclamation Bill read and the history around it. (Scroll down to the fifth paragraph to find the proclamation.)

READ   The actual text of the 2010 proclamation by President Obama.

FIND  A National Day of Prayer event near you!

LEARN   The history of first national call to prayer from the Continental Congress.

THINK   The legal history and precedent surrounding the Establishment Clause and public exercise of faith.