Author: Mark I. Pinsky

Jewish Roots

A history center exhibit includes the agricultural beginnings that sparked the growth of the Jewish community in the Orlando area.

Filling a Tall Order

With a message that’s modern in style but traditional in substance, Pastor David Uth has led First Baptist Church of Orlando to embrace a multicultural outlook—and has become a strong voice in favor of immigration reform.

Wit and Wisdom

A minister, a rabbi and an imam walk into a radio studio—and use humor to promote a better understanding of their faiths.

Salty Scribe

With his hard-hitting history of Florida, T.D. Allman raises more than a few hackles and eyebrows. And that’s just fine with him.

Best Laid Plans

Alan Grayson made sure his didn’t go astray. Even before losing his House seat in 2010, he had a crafty comeback strategy in mind.

Holy High Roller

When New Destiny picked Paula White to rebuild the megachurch’s congregation in the wake of Zachery Tims’ mysterious death, it put its faith in the jet-setting preacher’s redeeming qualities.

Alan Grayson Isn't Taking Any Crap From Anyone

You Got a Problem With That? The GOP and its bloc of supporters do, setting up a fight over the progressive Democrat’s re-election bid. But the congressman from Florida’s 8th District thinks he just may be the ‘lunatic’ voters are looking for.