In the May 1 issue, LinC observes that fans, critics, and pop culture observers around the world were gabbing about Britney Spears’ pregnancy long before the singer made her public announcement. While celebrities must contend with the national rumor mill, many youth must deal with the gossip that passes through their schools and churches every day.
Key Scriptures: Proverbs 11:13; Luke 24:13-35; and Romans 1:16-17. In the May 8 issue, LinC explores another element of reality television: chronicling the lives of celebrities. It is no longer enough to see our favorite entertainers singing a song or playing a role—we want to see them in the kitchen, at the grocery store, or hanging out with friends. If we are so easily fascinated by celebrities, how can we become even more fascinated by God?