‘Christian country’ honors: The history of the Inspirational Country Music Awards. The Daily Signal

Woodlawn leads trend: Christian sports drama Woodlawn “leads spiritual films into a new arena.” Los Angeles Times

Skillet still cooking: In the last 20 years Skillet has blazed its own path in the music scene and managed to become “one of the biggest names in the genre.” Albuquerque Journal

Top Christian fiction: Some of the most famous writers that have ever been read “happen to be Christian authors who have subtly (or not so subtly) injected their faith into their stories.” Newsmax.com

Hip-hop artist: Andy Mineo is often called a Christian hip-hop artist, but the NYC-based artist “likes to think of his music as more than just religion.” Billboard

Chris Tomlin’s ‘church’: A Chris Tomlin concert “really is a church gathering together,” he says. News-Sentinel

Inspirational book fair: St. Louis Christian Author’s Book Fair, hosted by the Inspired Overflow Radio Show, brings inspirational authors and the readers who love their books under one roof. St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Woodlawn special screening: A Fellowship of Christian Athletes group sponsored a two-night screening of football-and-faith movie Woodlawn. The Jackson Sun

DC Talk reunion: There are rumors of a DC Talk reunion, which TobyMac “says could happen.” Daily Herald

‘Different’ faith movie: Affirm Films’ Risen, a film about the aftermath of Christ’s death and resurrection. will be “vastly different from many of the other films that have been released about Christianity’s central figure in recent years.” TheBlaze.com

Amy Grant honored: Amy Grant is inducted into the Nashville Business Hall of Fame for her strong business practices and extensive involvement in the community. The Tennessean

Pair’s Dove recognition: Two middle-aged pastors’ wives have earned a Dove Award for their song “Hidden Heroes.” Globe Gazette

‘Living biblically’ series: CBS is plotting a new situation comedy based on an atheist’s literal interpretation of the Bible, A.J. Jacobs’ 2007 book The Year of Living Biblically. Fox News

Oprah examines faith: Oprah Winfrey’s new television series, Belief, follows the trajectory of her career, which has included touring with former evangelical pastor Rob Bell. Religion News Service

Store’s armed robbery: A Kentucky Christian bookstore is robbed at gunpoint. Lex18.com

Golden couple’s movie: A couple married 52 years have made their first Christian feature film, Heaven Won’t Wait. Springfield News-Leader