Don’t Ruin Your Witness over the Blown Saints Call

[God] desires for us to be holy when we compete, when we coach, and when we are entertained, because there is life in holiness.

What Is Masculinity? Gillette’s Challenge to Men in the Era of #MeToo

The Gillette ad can remind us that the outward trappings of “manliness” are not what God counts as good.

Persuasion 156 | Thinking It Through

We’re kicking off a new series titled Ready, Set, Think! Each episode will explore how we arrive at our beloved stances and opinions and ways we can grow in processing information.

The Goodness of Community in the Stories of Michael Schur

I’m always happy to find stories that acknowledge the difficulty of living in community with others and show how we can live out (even in stumbling ways) manners of living peaceably with all.

The Good Place Recap: “Pandemonium” (Season 3, Episode 12)

D. L. Mayfield recaps the season 3 finale of The Good Place, “Pandemonium.”

Seeing and Believing 185 | M. Night Shyamalan’s Glass and Adam McKay’s Vice

Superheroes and politicians dominate the show this week with M. Night Shyamalan’s “Glass” and Adam McKay’s “Vice”.

The Good Place Recap: The Book of Dougs & Chidi Sees a Time Knife (Season 3, Episodes 10 & 11)

What if we resisted dehumanization as our first goal in life, as a way to reflect glory on the one who created us?

Tethered to the World: Remembering Mary Oliver

Oliver’s poetry reminds us that astonishment is a bridge between us and the beauty of creation.

The Passion of the King of Glory by Russ Ramsey, Free for CAPC Members

Reading about Christ’s life in a new format is a refreshing reminder of what His sacrifice means for our lives.

She-Ra, the Princess of Power, and the Power of Princesses

She-Ra does an amazing job of presenting characters, especially female characters, as whole beings.

Seeing and Believing 184 | Rob Marshall’s Mary Poppins Returns and Barry Jenkins’s If Beale Street Could Talk

With their top-10 episode in the rear-view mirror, the guys get back into the groove of things with Marry Poppins Returns and If Beale Street Could Talk.

Finding Community in Season 2 of Atypical

Although the redeeming power of community has become a nearly trite refrain among Christian spaces, Atypical points to the price community demands.

Storied: The Compelling Hopefulness of Sad Stories

The catharsis of a sad story is the catharsis of a life lived in expectation that it is not now okay, but it will be okay someday.

Seeing and Believing 183 | Our Top Ten Films of 2018!

In this super-sized episode, the guys offer their picks for the best films of 2018 out of the multitude of excellent films that have been released.

The Christ and Pop Culture 25 of 2018

A list of our favorite things from 2018.

The CAPC 25 of 2018 Finale Part 2: Ranking the List

Jonathan and crew are back to finish ranking the list of the Top 25 pop culture artifacts from 2018.