June 29, 2004

Another Bargain of the Day: Christian computer games

Mac users - fed up that most games developers either don't want your money at all, or think you have the patience to wait several years before giving it to them? Well, never fear Digital Praise understands, and their two new games will be available for both your favourite computer, and bug-ridden virus spreaders in the autumn. One problem: the company mission statement reads To glorify God through the development of software for children, teenagers and families that spreads the gospel of Jesus Christ while entertaining, enlightening and encouraging faith.. They claim their games will foster cooperation, forgiveness, tolerance and kindness, which is somewhat odd, given the company's rather cosy relationship with homophbic hate group Focus on the Family. It's first two games are based on their Adventures in Odyssey radio programme (and I bet that isn't a dramatisation of homoerotic Greek myths), and they will be sharing the Focus on the Family booth at a forthcoming trade show. (via MacCentral)

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Hey -- can you do a follow up (or give a link) to and go into a little bit of detail on the homophobic record of Focus on the Family? I don't know much about that organization, but I'd like to hear a little more about their agenda(s)...

One of the most useful online sources is Ex-Gay Watch. They have a special category for Focus on the Family, but you will find references to them throughout.

Although not so neatly arranged, Morons.org often features Focus on the Family, too.

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