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The Hub: Friday, Aug. 18, 2023

Posted August 18, 2023

by Lexie Ludlam

Welcome to our top story findings of the week, on today’s issue of The Hub.

1. SPOTLIGHT: “Round-the-clock excavations at Church of Holy Sepulchre yield historical treasures” by Melanie Lidman

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This Times of Israel article, titled "Round-the-clock excavations at Church of Holy Sepulchre yield historical treasures," highlights new discoveries in Christianity’s holiest sites. Archaeologists worked seven days and seven nights excavating the “most sensitive parts of the Church of Holy Sepulchre.” Among these discoveries, a “coin hoard” was discovered on the site of the cave where Jesus was buried.

2. BEYOND CHURCH: “Pittsfield's Christian Center hosting back-to-school clothing giveaway” by Dan Reidy

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This Spectrum News article, titled "Pittsfield's Christian Center hosting back-to-school clothing giveaway,"highlights the unique way a Christian center provides for back-to-school. Alongside fun outdoor activities through their community day, The Christian Center hosted a “back-to-school clothing giveaway” provided by generous donations in the community. The volunteer-run center constantly works for ways to strengthen and serve their community.

3. LESSONS LEARNED: “Why Truth, Christian Thinking is Key for Media Wisdom” by Movie Guide

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This Movie Guide article, titled "Why Truth, Christian Thinking is Key for Media Wisdom," highlights how Christian knowledge can enhance the media experience. Christian scholar Dr. Jeremiah Johnston emphasizes Christian thinking as this “addiction to the truth.” When we teach others to seek this truth, they develop a “Christian worldview they can come back to when engaging with media and entertainment.”

Although every Hub article is selected to foster discussion about modern church structure, not every idea and opinion expressed in the linked articles may fully align with the views and mission of Koinesúnē Magazine. All the same, we seek to uplift and celebrate the different ministries working around the globe

Check back next Friday for the next Hub article!