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Wisdom in the Summer Garden

Unlike the pitcher, the gardener cannot rely on her own strength to get her very far. Can she, after all, cause a seed to sprout?

Seeing and Believing 124: The Dardenne Brothers’ The Unknown Girl and Hirokazu Kore-eda’s After the Storm

Wade and Kevin review two foreign releases from earlier in the year: The Dardenne’s “The Unknown Girl”, and Hirokazu Kore-eda’s “After the Storm”.

VidAngel Let Me Remove the Sex from Game of Thrones, so Why Do I Still Feel Like a Pervert?

The VidAngel approach to Game of Thrones forced me to think critically about why I watch the things I do.

Now, Now, Not Yet: God’s Kingdom and Sho Baraka’s “March”

“March” is an expectation of the coming kingdom, an exuberant recognition that Christ has won this battle and a sobering admonition to usher in His reign.

The CaPC Digest 85: The Atypical Representation of Love with Val Dunham

Special guest Val Dunham returns to the show to talk about the atypical representation of love in the Netflix Original Atypical

Roses from Concrete: The Irrepressible Spirit of the Ladies of Step

How do we make music during the difficult seasons of life and have joy and hope amid injustice, chaos, and brokenness? Step shows us.

Call for Pitches: The Supernatural

Write for our magazine! Submit a pitch by 10/2 for a feature article on the theme of the supernatural.

Persuasion 112: God’s Gift of a Family Pet

Erin and Hannah talk about God’s Gift of a Family Pet and the caring for and tending to them that help us deal with the stresses of life.

Stand by Me and the Magic of Summertime Questing

Stand by Me takes viewers along on a quest that encapsulates coming of age; deep, transforming friendship; and the possibilities of a “summertime kind of life.”

A Christ and Pop Culture Guide to the Fall 2017 TV Season

Christ and Pop Culture writers break down some upcoming TV shows that we’re looking forward to watching.

The Flagpole-Sitting, Maggot-Infested Saint of the Desert

Protip: when you’re too pious for monks, it might be time to dial it back a bit.

Seeing and Believing 123: Darren Aronofsky’s Mother! and a Fall Movie Preview!

Wade and Kevin tackle one of the most controversial films of 2017 in Darren Aronofsky’s Mother! and count down their five most-anticipated movies in 2017.

Bold in the City: Reflections on The Bold Type

The Bold Type has a not-very-subtle theme running through every episode: female empowerment for the modern millennial woman.

Persuasion 111: Is Beauty a Wild Goose Chase?

In this episode of Persuasion, Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson discuss the ways that women chase after beauty.

Our Beloved Stories of Summer

Revisiting good fiction—while by no means a replacement for Scripture—can become a vital part of the Christian life.

Seeing and Believing 122: Andy Muschietti’s It and Netflix’s The Defenders

Wade and Kevin are welcomed back by a sharp-toothed monster clown as they dive into the new adaptation of Stephen King’s It and The Defenders.