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Wonder, Belief, and Buddy the Elf

We all long to be awed and to believe in something beyond ourselves.

In Arrival, Language Is the Name of the Game

Arrival paints a clear picture of how important language is to forming and sustaining societies.

The Fake Kidnapping Scandal That Almost Destroyed a Megachurch Pioneer

It turns out church scandals and culture wars weren’t invented last week.

The Bridesmaid and the Sweaty Man: A Parable about Celebrity Conversions

Not only do Christians obsess over celebrities’ relationships as much as anyone else; we speculate endlessly about their spiritual lives, too.

The CAPC Digest: Navigating Our Social Media Dystopia with Chad Ashby

Tyler and Drew chat with Chat Ashby about his recent article Dave Eggers’s The Circle: A Social Media Dystopia.

The CaPC 25 for 2017 Episode 4: La La Land, Victoria, and The Santa Clarita Diet

The Santa Clarita Diet, Victoria, and La La Land are up for the fourth spot on the list this week and only one will be added. Which will be added to the prestigious list?

The LEGO Batman Movie as a Picture of Family

In The LEGO Batman Movie, Batman’s fears for his for friends’ and family’s safety prompt him to change, to acknowledge his need for them.

American Evangelicals Need Leaders Like Russell Moore

Russell Moore and the ERLC represent some of the best of what evangelicals can do to represent the life-giving truth of the Gospel.

Persuasion: When You Fancy Yourself a Prophet, with Sharon Hodde Miller

Fancy yourself a prophet in the modern-day? It just take a bit of outrage, a pinch of wit, and platform to speak from—and, viola!

Saturday Night Live, Donald Trump, & Breaking Out of the Echo Chamber

The Church will have the most robust and faithful engagement with our fallen world when we break out of the echo chamber.

The Best Senior Christmas Murder Pageant Mystery Play Ever! (CUE APPLAUSE NOW)

This Christmas, let’s step back and consider what we are inviting the world to observe.

The LEGO Batman Movie Builds a Silly-Yet-Serious Hero

The brick-based LEGO Batman Movie thinks outside the box for children and adults alike.

Seeing and Believing: Marvel’s Logan and Jordan Peele’s Get Out

Special guest Brian Tallerico of RogerEbert.com joins Wade this week to discuss the first Marvel movie of 2017, Logan.

Virtue with a Twist: Victoria ’s Edgy Morality

Both Victoria and Albert hold fast to their “prudish” morality precisely because they are surrounded by the carnage of its rejection.

The CAPC Digest Episode 75: Ronda Rousey and Failure with Cameron McAllister

Ronda Rousey and failure are the two topics Drew and Tyler chat about with Cameron McAllister in regards to his article.

No More Monkeys

Celebrities don’t exist for the sole purpose of entertaining us. They are allowed to spout off with their opinions, just like regular human beings.