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One-on-One with Peyton Jones on "Reaching the Unreached: Becoming Raiders of the Lost Art"
"I think that every believer has this hidden yet reluctant adventurer inside of them."
Peyton: If you've been around for a few decades, it's easy to see that our churches have largely turned to entertainment as a means of keeping people in the pews.
Shut Up and Dance! The Intersection of Freedom, Art, and Gospel Expression
Artist and evangelist believes all art carries a message.
Otherwise, it's just wallpaper. We don't love movies and music because they're meaningless entertainment; we love them because they move us. All
Theology for Life (Ep. 13): The Intersection of Acting & The Christian Faith
Actor and director Mark Lewis is Associate Professor of Communication at Wheaton College.
of Acting & The Christian Faith. What is it that people are looking for in theater or entertainment as it relates to theology? Professor Mark Lewis talks in
Scarlet Hope
Louisville-based ministry shares the love of Jesus with women in the adult entertainment industry
Louisville-based ministry shares the love of Jesus with women in the adult entertainment industry. Dec 2, 2016. evangelism, ministry. Scarlet Hope. Scarlet Hope.
Christians at Sundance
Artist reports from 2017 Sundance Film Festival
They nourish us with modern myths, giving insight into the past, patience for the present, and visions for the future. Yes, films entertain, but they are much more than mere entertainment.
Curtains Up: It’s Our New Entertainment Newsletter!
Introducing your new must-read cheat sheet.
Curtains Up: It's Our New Entertainment Newsletter! Introducing your new must-read cheat sheet. Alissa Wilkinson| May 19, 2016. Curtains Up: It's Our New Entertainment Newsletter!
Three Practices For Third Space Churches
How do we seek the flourishing of our city in such a way that contributes to the urban renewal happening all around us?
We felt called to plant in the thriving urban center of the city, the place where life, business, entertainment, and institutions were all within a one-block radius.
In 'The Keepers,' Harrowing Crimes Awaken Our Longing for Justice
Netflix's troubling true-crime docuseries wrestles with what happens when murder and abuse go unpunished.
In 'The Keepers,' Harrowing Crimes Awaken Our Longing for Justice. Netflix's troubling true-crime docuseries wrestles with what happens when murder and abuse go unpunished.
Why We Need Wonder Woman
Even when it falters, the new female-led film brings freshness to the superhero flick.
Even when it falters, the new female-led film brings freshness to the superhero flick. Alicia Cohn. Image: Courtesy of DC Entertainment. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
In 'Alien: Covenant,' the March of Progress Ends in Death
Ridley Scott's sci-fi franchise is as gruesome as ever—but this time, the horror feels disturbingly human.
In 'Alien: Covenant,' the March of Progress Ends in Death. Ridley Scott's sci-fi franchise is as gruesome as ever—but this time, the horror feels disturbingly human.
Trends in Church Architecture, Part 4
Here are seven "Third Places" churches have built in and for their communities.
Word of Faith Family Worship Cathedral, where Bishop Dale Bronner is pastor, created the EpiCenter—a community center that provides a variety of events, entertainment and wellness
The Silver Lining on the Zombie Apocalypse
In his upcoming book, a university professor explores the horror—and the hope—of pop culture’s favorite disaster scenario.
The Silver Lining on the Zombie Apocalypse. In his upcoming book, a university professor explores the horror—and the hope—of pop culture's favorite disaster scenario.
How Our Unconscious Biases Shape Our Beliefs
Why we all need to get outside the echo chamber.
adherence to them. Our groups—from political parties and religious communities to sports and entertainment fandoms—form part of our identity. We prefer
Kendrick Lamar's Duel with Damnation
The influential rapper’s latest record is all about our fear of being condemned.
Matthew Linder| April 26, 2017. Kendrick Lamar's Duel with Damnation. Image: Courtesy Top Dawg Entertainment. Kendrick Lamar's Duel with Damnation.
Dispatch from Berlinale–'Midnight Special'
The latest from Jeff Nichols that is something quite different beneath the scifi surface.
Entertainment Inc. and Ratpac-Dune Entertainment LLC. Michael Shannon and Jaeden Lieberher in 'Midnight Special'. Dispatch from Berlinale–'Midnight Special'. Entertainment Inc.
In ‘The Case for Christ,’ Experience, not Evidence, Is the Real Clincher
Pure Flix's adaptation of the apologetics classic succeeds most where it preaches least.
In 'The Case for Christ,' Experience, not Evidence, Is the Real Clincher. Image: Courtesy Pure Flix Entertainment. In 'The Case for Christ,' Experience, not Evidence, Is the Real Clincher.
What Happened When Christian Writers Watched an All-Muslim Movie?
Introducing a new series from film critic Jeffrey Overstreet.
Jeffrey Overstreet| September 23, 2016. Sign up for the CT Entertainment Newsletter You're reading Viewer Discussion Advised, a weekly viewing club hosted by film critic Jeffrey
'Get Out' Locks Our Gaze on Racism’s Horror
Jordan Peele's groundbreaking directorial debut challenges us to see racial sin with clear eyes.
If popular entertainment serves as a kind of barometer for national anxieties, this is a highly revealing film, one that may someday hold as much interest for sociologists and historians as
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Wants Us to Heed the Threat of ‘Fundamentalism’
The question is: Which one?
'The Handmaid's Tale' Wants Us to Heed the Threat of 'Fundamentalism'. The question is: Which one? SD Kelly| May 10, 2017. 'The Handmaid's Tale' Wants
Weekend Edition—February 12, 2016
The draft, Valentine's Day, Mary McLeod Bethune, and more!
Or, will our pulpits engage in muddy, confusing, non-committed, postmodern-word-games, like much of our popular media, academia, and entertainment outlets?
Top Story June 22, 2017
Melvin Banks Had a Dream
Melvin Banks Had a Dream
An interview with the founder of the largest African American Christian publishing house.
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