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Why Christians Should Avoid Watching Rape Scenes
What if there's a hidden human cost to our entertainment?
What if there's a hidden human cost to our entertainment? Their psychological and physical pain is a sacrifice we accept for the advancement of “important” stories or for entertainment.
How Do We Get at Effective Outreach?
As the mission field changes, churches will change.
Many who hold a secular worldview in the halls of power—media, entertainment, academia—will attempt to marginalize those who practice a robust Christian faith that disagrees with
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
Buffet Discipleship: Picking and Choosing in Unbiblical Proportions
The root of being a disciple is discipline.
We fail to include praise, confession, thanksgiving, or intercession. We worship, but our focus is on the rhythm of the music or on the entertainment value of the sermon.
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.
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
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!
The 'Prophets' and 'Apostles' Leading the Quiet Revolution in American Religion
A Christian movement characterized by multi-level marketing, Pentecostal signs and wonders, and post-millennial optimism.
Christians are in charge of every part of life: the “mountains” of business, government, media, arts and entertainment, education, the family, and religion.
'They Call Us Monsters' Offers a More Compassionate Brand of Juvenile Justice
Ben Lear's directorial debut humanizes the debate about adult prison sentences for juvenile offenders.
'They Call Us Monsters' Offers a More Compassionate Brand of Juvenile Justice. Ben Lear's directorial debut humanizes the debate about adult prison sentences for juvenile offenders.
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.
Recent Documentaries Look to Restore Faith in a Storied Free Press
A slate of four films highlight journalists' ongoing quest to share truth.
Recent Documentaries Look to Restore Faith in a Storied Free Press. A slate of four films highlight journalists' ongoing quest to share truth. Kenneth R. Morefield| August 2, 2017.
'A Ghost Story' Is a Haunting Ode to the Privilege of Witness
David Lowery's superb supernatural drama offers a God's-eye perspective on the intimate and the infinite.
'A Ghost Story' Is a Haunting Ode to the Privilege of Witness. David Lowery's superb supernatural drama offers a God's-eye perspective on the intimate and the infinite.
'To the Bone' Is Big on Anorexia and Lean on Healing
The new Netflix film seems more aspirational than instructional.
artists) share any complicity in this illness. It's a convenient belief to hold for those inside the American entertainment industry. If the writers of To the Bone
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
In 'Spider-Man: Homecoming,' Greatness Starts with Becoming a Servant
Peter Parker has finally entered the Marvel Cinematic Universe—but he can't join the Avengers until he practices the heroic discipline of humility.
In 'Spider-Man: Homecoming,' Greatness Starts with Becoming a Servant. Peter Parker has finally entered the Marvel Cinematic Universe—but he can
Belong Tour Canceled by New Owners
Jen Hatmaker broke the news a month before the first event.
of Faith has changed ownership a few times, from publisher Thomas Nelson's Live Events Management to popular talent agency William Morris Endeavor Entertainment (WME) to its
'The Beguiled' Reveals the Cracks in Our Imagined Selves
Sofia Coppola's latest film is all about the inevitable gap between who we are and who we claim to be.
'The Beguiled' Reveals the Cracks in Our Imagined Selves. Sofia Coppola's latest film is all about the inevitable gap between who we are and who we claim to be.
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.
Top Story August 17, 2017
Facing Our Legacy of Lynching
Cover Story: Facing Our Legacy of Lynching
How a memorial could help lead America—and Christians—to repentance from a dark history.
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