Weekend Edition: January 29, 2016
The GC2 Summit, HuffPo Christianity, Americans on gambling, and more
They're evenly divided on daily fantasy sports contests, which face heightened scrutiny nationwide as states weigh whether the games constitute illegal gambling.
Increasing Commitment with Long-Range Thinking
What makes you think weekly participation of your programs is helping people experience God’s larger story?
Consider the power of sports as a smaller story for men—from watching college bowls and March Madness to playing weekly golf and fantasy football.
The Gift of Disillusionment
Why being disappointed by your church may actually be a good thing.
Not our delicate airbrushed fantasy of those who always act in love and speak kindly to one another, but a loutish, clumsy-tongued, rabble with dirty feet.
A Nelson Mandela Inspired Fantasy
What if evangelical leaders were to imitate the great South African—Yikes!
A Nelson Mandela Inspired Fantasy. What if evangelical leaders were to imitate the great South African—Yikes! Mark Galli/ December 6, 2013. A Nelson Mandela Inspired Fantasy.
Isn’t it a little early to be rebooting 'Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters'?
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I Was Addicted to Romance Novels
Then God asked me to start writing them, for his glory.
home. Coming out of a fantasy world wasn't easy. I remember days when Rick would come home and ask, “Am I the good guy or bad guy today?”. Reading
The Streaming Roundup
Frozen, Star Trek, and fantasy football FTW.
The Streaming Roundup. Frozen, Star Trek, and fantasy football FTW. Rebecca Calhoun/ September 6, 2014. The Streaming Roundup. Frozen, Star Trek, and fantasy football FTW.
Finding Healing in Front of the Camera
A Christian considers the benefits of boudoir photography.
She embodies grace and beauty.”. Rather than enticing a fantasy, Sarah hopes to capture real women and real beauty—in all its shapes, sizes, colors, and personalities.
The Peter Pan adaptation narrowly escapes being buried under its own ridiculous spectacle.
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First Love, Last Love: Courtship Culture and the Teen Cancer Romance
Movies like 'A Walk to Remember,' 'Twilight,' and 'The Fault in Our Stars' have picked up on a key facet of the way we talk about teen romance.
Today's art film and theater still give us many of these gut-wrenching “what if?” stories, but our most popular modern dramas are more likely to offer fantasy scenarios than nightmare
15 Books That Are Good Enough to Give
Holiday book list: Her.meneutics writers recommend their favorites.
This wise and delightful fantasy novel tells the story of a boy who loves his grandfather so much that he'll do anything to save his life—even set out to find a legendary magical circus.
What Could Possibly Be Wrong with Christian Masturbation?
In both marriage and singleness, our bodies are not just for ourselves.
A ballerina escapes her anguished reality in lustful fantasy and masturbation, where she can achieve orgasm—attaining ecstatic release without ever giving up control.
7 New Theology Books You Should Read This Year
A list to help you grow intellectually and spiritually.
And those who do believe in the devil often think of The Exorcist and Paranormal Activity. The choice seems to be between Hollywood fantasy and incredulity.
'Hail, Caesar!' — A Tale of the Christ?
"Hail, Caesar!" is both a romp through Hollywood's Golden Age and an unlikely Passion Play.
Scarlett Johansson is a mermaid in a synchronized swimming fantasy picture; Ralph Fiennes helms a high-society Broadway adaptation in which America's favorite lassoing cowboy