59. Cedric the Entertainer (1964-)

Welcome back once more to the "Church of Christ Celebrities" blog! As I mentioned at the very end of my previous post, I will be taking a break from blogging again after this entry (for more context, head on over to my personal/general interest blog), but we've got one more subject to investigate today--the religious … Continue reading 59. Cedric the Entertainer (1964-)

58. Running, Jumping, and Throwing

Welcome back for another multi-part entry here at the blog! I've been putting in overtime lately, it seems, with recent entries on country musicians and rock stars, but today we leave the stage for tracks and fields. More directly, today's entry highlights three reader-suggested athletes with possible connections to Churches of Christ: track stars Bobby … Continue reading 58. Running, Jumping, and Throwing

57. Roy Orbison (1936-1988) and Drew Copeland (1968-)

Hello and welcome back to the "Church of Christ Celebrities" blog for our second consecutive two-parter! Last time out, we focused primarily on the world of country music, exploring the religious affiliations of country singers Waylon Jennings and Holly Dunn. Today, we'll stay within the music world but move to the genre of rock, investigating … Continue reading 57. Roy Orbison (1936-1988) and Drew Copeland (1968-)

56. Waylon Jennings (1937-2002) and Holly Dunn (1957-2016)

Welcome to a two-for-one special today, as we focus on a couple of country musicians with possible connections to Churches of Christ who have not yet appeared on this blog. (There are still a few out there!) As noted in a recent Christian Chronicle article, there are a large number of country musicians with ties … Continue reading 56. Waylon Jennings (1937-2002) and Holly Dunn (1957-2016)