Seeing & Believing 374 | John Wick: Chapter 4 & The Warriors (1979)

Sarah and returning guest Abby Olcese find themselves reviewing not one but two adrenaline-soaked action movies this week.

The Scandal of Reading 20 | Kaitlyn Schiess on Dorothy L. Sayers’ Zeal of thy House

Writer, Author, and ThD student Kaitlyn Schiess joins Jessica to talk about their love for Dorothy L. Sayers’ Zeal of Thy House.

Women Talking: The Novel and Film Offering Lament Space for Christian Audiences

In Women Talking, we imagine, with female imagination, how much both men and women stand to lose when they are chained to systems that do not lead to human flourishing.

Seeing and Believing March 2023 Bonus | Inherit the Wind with Truce Podcast

In this bonus episode, Sarah and Kevin sit down with Chris Staron of Truce Podcast to discuss Inherit the Wind.

Emotional Complexity and Henry Bromell’s Panic

With the increasing prevalence of depression and concern for mental health nationwide, Panic is primed for rediscovery.

Autopsies and Allegory in David O. Russell’s Amsterdam

Amsterdam offers a ceaseless juxtaposition of the glamorous and the grotesque, inviting viewers to ask profound questions about how consumerism and materialism have numbed us to our deepest needs.

Seeing and Believing 373 | 65 & All Is Lost

Sarah and Kevin find themselves in survival situations this week with Adam Driver in “65”, and Robert Redford in “All is Lost.”

The Scandal of Reading 19 | Lit Pulpit – Go Tell It On the Mountain, Part 2

Claude and Austin discuss their impressions of Baldwin’s cast of characters and the critical importance of setting.

Tales of the Jedi Reveals the Pitfalls of Religious Institutions

The recent Star Wars series reveals the dark side of institutions caring only for their power and status.

He Don’t Want That Smoke: A King’s Advice to Ja Morant

The best advice for someone in Morant’s position might come from someone who’s done it all, had it all, been there, and done that: the king who wrote Ecclesiastes.

The Creature Rhythms of Hulu’s The Bear

The Bear poses the question: Does structure itself cause fractures? Or does it only do so when divorced from love?

Seeing and Believing 372 | Godland & My Night at Maud’s

Kevin and Sarah spend this week contending with morality and the heavy questions of faith.

The Scandal of Reading 18 | Jessica Hooten Wilson on Reading for the Love of God

On this special episode, Claude Atcho interviews Jessica Hooten Wilson regarding her forthcoming book, Reading for the Love of God.

Yesterday I Had the Blues: Colorful Emotions & The Black Community’s Hopeful Tomorrow

Rather than specific solutions, Yesterday I Had the Blues demonstrates the Black community’s rich history of transforming adversity and fear into hope.

A Hope Beyond Utopia: Rescue, Restoration, and the Flight from North Korea

The documentary follows North Koreans who make the treacherous attempt to flee the country, and the care and sacrifice of those trying to help them escape.

The Awkward Truth at Glass Onion’s Center

Narrative intricacies aside, Rian Johnson’s social commentary is sophisticated, but hardly subtle.