Feel Good Friday #32

Every week, Doubting Believer brings you things to watch, listen to or read that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. Kudos to this company for making sure that kids with prosthetics can still have a Just-Like-Me doll.   As far as I'm concerned, this group of guys  in Spokane decidedly wins Valentine's Day.   Pet lovers, you have a new hero. Amarildo Silva is turning old tires ...

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Feel Good Friday #31

Every week Doubting Believer brings you things that make you things to read, watch or listen to that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. This may only be funny to me, as I lived with my family in Germany for two years, but hopefully all can find the humor here. Fans of Aerosmith (and others) can celebrate the second home for abused girls ...

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Feel Good Friday #28

Every Friday, Doubting Believer brings you stuff to read, watch or listen to that is bound to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. Did you know that the Vatican now has a track team?  The Nicest Place in America is, naturally, offering free meals to furloughed government workers. Everyone's favorite cheap college beer is paying you back for all those hangovers. They're giving away $10 million over ...

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Feel Good Friday #27

Every week Doubting Believer brings you positive and good things to watch, read or listen to. Because we all could use a little good news. And the award for most thoughtful, empathetic and fun-loving construction worker goes to this guy.  Cancer still sucks, but we are getting better and better at beating it. Muslim youth groups are cleaning our national parks during the government shut down because service is a central tenant in ...

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Feel Good Friday #26

There's Good News for everybody this Friday! First of all, congrats to Neil Myer of Michigan for winning the copy of Peculiar Treasures by Fredrick Buechner for sharing last week's 25th edition of Feel Good Friday. Thanks to all who shared the Good News! Good news for religion nerds. There are two new books out on the peaceful origins of Islam. Greater understanding of each other's religions creates a better ...

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Feel Good Friday–#24

Y'all. Next week is the 25th edition of Feel Good Friday.  We'll be celebrating that in a year that was chocked-full of bad news, we celebrated the good. Look for our 25th celebration give-away next week. Hey, that's good news, too!  We all know that package and parcel delivery people are the real heroes of the holiday season. This guy really loves his work.  This isn't recent, but it was new to ...

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Feel Good Friday #23

Every Friday, Doubting Believer brings you things to read, watch or listen to that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. This is my all-time favorite SNL Holiday sketch. It's funny because it's true.  It may be funnier to clergy and church staffers than it is to church goers, but John's Christ's latest is on point.  Santa is using technology to reach kids in the ...

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Feel Good Friday #22

Every Friday, Doubting Believer brings you things to read, watch or listen to that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. This is a feel good on any day. Check out the USAF Band and Choir singing One Voice. So good it makes you feel like we might just all be okay.  Meanwhile in Boston, a firefighter dressed up as Buddy the Elf and ...

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Feel Good Friday #20

Every Friday, Doubting Believer brings you things to read, watch or listen to that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. Since this is Black Friday, today edition of Feel Good Friday is all about classic and brand new holiday ads that give us all the feels. Kraft Mac and Cheese told the truth this Thanksgiving. This has really been making the rounds on social ...

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Feel Good Friday #19

Every Friday, Doubting Believer brings you things to watch, read or listen to that are bound to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news. On the latest episode of Saturday Night Live, Pete Davidson and Lt. Commander Dan Crenshaw showed us all what apology, forgiveness and reconciliation can look like. Lady Gaga shows us what it looks like to show up and help in the midst of ...

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