Author Archives: StaceyTuttle

Avengers: Infinity War – Movie Discussion

**Spoiler Alert** In the Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is being threatened by a great evil, Thanos. Thanos argues that he is trying to save the universe—that overpopulation threatens to consume all the resources and therefore the only way to … Continue reading

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Life of the Party – Movie Discussion

When Deanna’s husband leaves her, she goes back to college to finish her degree…alongside her daughter, Maddie. Here are some of the positives and negatives of the movie, and questions for discussion. Maturity is more than the number of your … Continue reading

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Movie Discussions…

So, we’ve been having some technical difficulties at the Shepherd Project website, but it’s up and running again, and I have finally been able to post some movie discussions and quotes.  SO….here are the links! Midnight Sun  Review Quotes Pacific … Continue reading

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Tomb Raider: Movie Discussion

The latest Tomb Raider with Alicia Vikander may not the best developed storyline or dialogue you’ll see this year, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t still some great ways to connect it with Christianity. In order not to spoil the … Continue reading

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I Can Only Imagine – Movie Discussion

***SpoilerAlert*** I Can Only Imagine begins with someone interviewing Bart Millard, lead singer for MercyMe who wrote the song, I Can Only Imagine. She asks, “Who could write this? What did they have to go through to give this gift … Continue reading

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The Power of Priming

I was just reading Malcolm Gladwell’s book, Blink. In it, he talks about how our subconscious mind affects our decisions and behavior, both for good and for bad. In it, he wrote about priming. “’Priming’ refers to when subtle triggers … Continue reading

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Black Panther – Movie Discussion

***Spoiler Alert*** The Black Panther enters boldly into the discussion about privilege, and our stewardship of it. How does it feel to suffer and/or to watch people suffer, knowing others had the resources to stop that suffering? And what about … Continue reading

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Every Day – Movie Discussion

Who doesn’t love a good love story…and isn’t true love about the love of the soul, not the love of the flesh and all the external things that can get in the way? So how about if we take the … Continue reading

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Good Improv and the Christian Life

I recently read an interesting thing about what makes improv comedy work… and it actually has something to do with the Christian life. One of the most important of the rules that make improv possible, for example, is the idea … Continue reading

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Peter Rabbit – Movie Discussion

It’s your classic Beatrix Potter with a bit lot of Home Alone thrown in, and The War[1] (but for a much younger audience). I was skeptical because of that. The previews looked like a lot of animosity and fighting and … Continue reading

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