Pride and Prejudice, and Empathy

Pride and Prejudice is a very popular book that was made into a well-known mini-series, and of course spoofed later as a zombie movie. But zombies aside, you can probably guess from the title what the book is about....

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What About All the Problems in the World?

As I’ve been reminded by looking at Facebook for just a few minutes, there are real problems in this world. We have homelessness, racism, division, and a drug epidemic just to name a few. There’s political, racial, economic and...

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Other Questions The Shack Raises

The Shack, believe it or not, has brought up some good questions and may bring some informative but not easy answers. At first, I was thinking, how would I advertise a big-budget Christian movie? My first thoughts were ones...

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The Gospel According to Lego

The Lego Movie, the original one that is, may have been the best Christian movie ever made. I know it doesn’t have a 4-point Gospel message, (not that there’s anything wrong with that) and I’m not saying there is...

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Review: The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

The Resurrection of Gavin Stone is a familiar story in many ways. The basic plot is that Gavin, a former child actor who self-imploded after his parent’s messy divorce, is assigned community service at a church to make up...

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The Cost of a Movie

This is not the typical lament of paying an arm and a leg to see a movie at the local Cineplex, and then taking out a loan to order the tub o’ corn.  But, have you ever stopped to...

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Honoring the Dead and Famous

  Log onto social media and if any big new has happened in the last few hours, you’ll see your feed blow up with messages relating to the story. Sometimes it becomes obvious what has happened, and other times you’ll...

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A Very Star Wars Christmas?

One of my very earliest memories was seeing Star Wars in the theater with my parents. Since I was about 4 years old in 1977 it might have actually been The Empire Strikes Back that I’m thinking of but...

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