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What The Vast of Night Taught Me about Living in the Moment

If we struggle believing the best is yet to come, the first step is acknowledging that not all nostalgia is healthy.

Dark and Longing for the End of the World

The characters of Dark are stuck in a world that has no end: what they want is an eschaton, where death is undone, and the world can be made new.

Persuasion 205 BONUS | Interview with Alan Noble

Listen to Erin’s full interview with Alan Noble in this special members-only bonus episode!

Church Tycoon and the Church of Christ

The core doctrines of our faith are not mere trappings to make money, as envisioned by Church Tycoon: they are our very reason for existence.

Persuasion 205 | Don’t Waste Your Vote

Erin and Hannah wrap up their For God and Country series with a discussion about the power and privilege of voting and a side interview with Alan Noble about the Christian’s call to vote for truth.

“Wayward Ted”: Celebrating the Fruit of the Spirit in Ted Lasso

In a time when winning has become the ultimate morality, and the struggle to gain and maintain power has turned otherwise absolute standards of goodness into subjective opinion in the eyes of so many, we all need more of what Ted Lasso is dishing out. 

Merricat and the Sin of Nostalgia

We are called not to stay as we were found or as we wish we had been found, but to grow in spiritual maturity and knowledge of the Gospel; to remain focused on the past is to refuse to grow spiritually.

Seeing and Believing 266 | Kirsten Johnson’s Dick Johnson Is Dead and Jeff Orlowski’s The Social Dilemma

It’s documentary week featuring personal depth with Kirsten Johnson’s Dick Johnson Is Dead and Jeff Orlowski’s The Social Dilemma.

Sex and the City of God by Carolyn Weber, Free for CAPC Members

In Sex and the City of God, Carolyn Weber shows us the merciful (yet painful) process of Christ re-ordering her loves and directing her paths.

MSG Is Perfectly Safe to Consume, but We All Spent Several Decades Freaking Out over It Anyway

By the late sixties, “chemicals” were no longer magical things that were going to solve all of our problems; they were dangerous things that were going to kill us all, and MSG was no exception.

Persuasion 204 | Don’t Be So Political, with Kathryn Freeman

Erin and Hannah host Kathryn Freeman for a discussion about whose voices and whose ideas are welcome in the public sphere.

Faith Coming of Age

In spite of our drive to speed up growth and reach the goal of faith, perhaps the real goal is to trust the process. Rather than an object to be controlled, we can enjoy the blessing of time as a gift.

Seeing and Believing 265 | Harry Bradbeer’s Enola Holmes and Orson Welles’s Touch of Evil

Detectives are the name of the game as Wade and Kevin review Enola Holmes and Orson Welles’s Touch of Evil to wrap up their summer of darkness.

Compassion (&) Conviction, Free for CAPC Members

Christ and Pop Culture members receive digital copy of Compassion (&) Conviction from AND Campaign thanks to InterVarsity Press.

CAPC Magazine Issue 2 of 2020: Wrestling Time

In this issue of Christ and Pop Culture Magazine, we take a look at humanity’s efforts to turn back and fast forward time, often to alleviate our own immediate suffering.

Persuasion 203 | Just Preach the Gospel

If we reached every person with the gospel, would the common good happen naturally? Erin and Hannah discuss gospel matters in this episode of their For God and Country series.