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About messyfaithreverberantgrace

I like Canoeing, beaches, reading, movies, and talking with people about faith and God.

Christian Evangelism and the Movie Moana

Major Spoilers of the Movie Moana follow… In the movie Moana, the daughter of the chief of a Polynesian tribe, Moana, is called to go on a quest to find Maui, a legendary demigod, and with his help return Te … Continue reading

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“Dark Matter” & “Black Lives Matter”

This last month I was able to watch season 1 of the SyFy channel show “Dark Matter” on Netflix (major spoiler follows). The show follows a crew of 6 “Firefly-like” space-frontier troublemakers who were awoken from suspended animation with their … Continue reading

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“Piper” and General Assemblies

Last week I got a chance to see “Finding Dory” with the family. I enjoyed the movie, but in my opinion it was outclassed by the Pixar short that preceded it. “Piper,” directed by Alan Barillaro, tells the story of … Continue reading

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The Avengers Franchise & the Christian Worldview

Growing up, my comic of choice was the Avengers. I loved the Avengers. I especially liked the West Coast Avengers. Something about these flawed heroes and their desire to team up, put their differences aside, in order to protect the … Continue reading

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Planet of the Apes and the Danger of “Issues”

Yesterday, I went and saw “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.” I thought the movie was put together really well. The film starts by looking at what life was like for a group of apes who had been genetically … Continue reading

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No Longer “Frozen”

I will always remember the movie “How to Train a Dragon.” My son was 3ish and although I brought him to a couple other movies, this was the first one where he “got” it. Those of you with young kids … Continue reading

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Jesus Christ is not White

I don’t have cable. I am apparently one of the few that missed Megyn Kelly’s discussion on Fox News recently in which she claimed “Jesus was a white man.” and that this is a “verifiable fact.” Now let me start … Continue reading

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