SXSW 2014—Day 3: Cumbres (Heights); Shorts
A road trip movie and a collection of short films.
SXSW 2014—Day 3: Cumbres (Heights); Shorts. This week is the South By Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival, and we're lucky enough to have updates from the festival every day.
The Quick Take for April 11, 2014
Should you bother with 'Rio 2' or 'Draft Day'? That and more in this week's quick take.
Wondering whether or not you should see Draft Day? clearly designed to get more of your money at the box office, the Divergent "trilogy" will now include four films, with the third book in
Why Resurrection People Remember the Dead
Keeping the memory of our deceased loved ones alive.
Mom and Dad are sad—his birthday, the day he died, and Mother's and Father's Day." My friend another family from my circle of friends lost their little girl, Poppy, in the third trimester of
Surprised by N.T. Wright
The Bible scholar's goal is to massively revise the way we talk about the Christian faith. By many accounts, he's already succeeded.
For Wright, they were only his second and third most important publications of the year, culminating a An aunt told me about the opening prayer her first day of class: "Oh God—if there is
Church Journeys: Journey Church, Fernandina Beach, FL
Last Memorial Day weekend I was in Jacksonville, FL for a family reunion and I stopped by Journey Church.
ago. Last year, over Memorial Day weekend, I was down in the Jacksonville area for my family reunion. it. Third, the church community loves to host.
Did I Come Home in a Box?
Happy Birthday Marilee, and thank you for the reminder that life is a gift.
is Marilee's third birthday today. We will celebrate with pink cupcakes and make-your-own-pizza night and gifts and singing. A few weeks ago, we were telling her about the day she was
Judge Rules on Texas Abortion Bans That Made Wendy Stand
(UPDATED) Does today's decision vindicate pro-choice Texas senator's half-day filibuster?
Update (Oct 28): New restrictions that could have closed one-third of Texas's abortion providers Abortion-rights activists dubbed Tuesday as "the day Wendy stood." But even though the
The Atonement in the Garden: Genesis 3 by Dr. Jon Akin
The head-crushing, veil-tearing, atoning expectation of a Messiah
In our day, few seem concerned with the question, "How can a sinner like me live with God forever?" But Third, Genesis 3 anticipates banished humanity regaining access to a holy God.
VFF 2013—Day 2: 'Le Joli Mai' and 'A Touch of Sin'
Two films that ask us: Do you understand your sin?
cyclist was operating in self-defense, he could now ride away without killing the third perpetrator; yet is about faces, but when I sat down this evening to reflect on the day's double feature
The Quick Take for February 7, 2014
Hating on 'Labor Day,' remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman, streaming picks, and more.
Labor Day makes forbidden love look as appealing as possible." (Read Banister's full review at Crosswalk will be available in week, and the word is Netflix has ordered a third season.