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The CAPC Digest #52: The NFL Draft and the Image of God with Val Dunham

Tyler and Drew chat with Val Dunham about her recent article “In the NFL Draft, Does Function Trump Value?”

‘Jane the Virgin’, the Book of Ruth, and Latina Identity

Depictions of Latinas on TV don’t often get it right, if they even show up on the screen at all. What is a Latina Christian to do?

The 25 Episode 11: Beyoncé 2016, ‘Hail, Caesar!’ and ‘Fixer Upper’ Season 3

Beyoncé 2016, ‘Fixer Upper’ Season 3 and ‘Hail, Caesar!’ are nominated for the 12th spot on The CaPC 25 for 2016.

The Next Page: ‘There Is Life after College’ and Character Formation

The fruits of the spirit that guide Christian character formation differ from the “human capital” Jeffrey Selingo discusses in his book ‘There Is Life after College.’

Persuasion Episode 56: New Currency Design Honors Unsung Heroes Like Harriett Tubman

Erin and Hannah have a fast chat about Harriet Tubman’s inclusion on the $20 bill and honoring people besides early political figures.

Touchdown Jesus: Masculinity Stands Up to What’s #MoreThanMean

#MoreThanMean shows that while abuse may be destructive, disgusting, and altogether intolerable, it is not a problem beyond hope of redemption.

Reading ‘Ms. Marvel’ Made Me a Better Dad (No, Really)

When parenting gets hard, I want it to be my way or the highway.

‘Galavant’: Finding Meaning in a Merry, Mocking Medieval Musical

ABC’s ‘Galavant’ breaks all the fairy tale rules and delivers a hefty dose of humor, humility, and reality in the process.

Seeing and Believing Episode 58: A Conversation with the Authors of ‘How to Survive the Apocalypse’

‘How to Survive the Apocalypse’ authors Alissa Wilkinson and Robert Joustra join Wade and Kevin to talk about the apocalyptic genre as Christin filmmaking.

LOL Interwebz: A Eulogy and a Thanks

Christ and Pop Culture writer Luke T. Harrington says farewell to LOL Interwebz.

The CAPC Digest #51: The Contours Of Hillsong Corporate Worship with David Roark

Hillsong corporate worship, authenticity in worship and the appreciation of different worship traditions are the subject as Drew and Tyler interview David Roark.

The 25 Episode 10: ‘The Rainbow Comes and Goes’, The Local Church, and Barbie Savior

Erin Straza and Brian Gregory Thomas join host Jonathan Clauson to debate between the three nominees: The Rainbow Comes and Goes, The Local Church, and Barbie Savior.

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Persuasion Episode 55: The Farm to Table Fairy Tale

Erin and Hannah talk about the farm to table fairy tale and what our eating standards say about our identity.

Touchdown Jesus: In the NFL Draft, Does Function Trump Value?

During the draft process, the NFL is often exclusively concerned with a person’s functional worth. Is this justified? I’m not sure.

‘Star Wars Rebels’ and the Challenge of Trusting in God (and the Force)

Why should I trust a God who lets me go through such things? Why should I believe that God’s got me covered?