Category Archives: Cultural Commentary

There’s No Generosity in Equality

Have you ever been around someone who was all fired up about “equality”? It sounds so good, right? Wanting everyone to be equal. Wanting to lift up those less fortunate. And in that sense it is good. But have you … Continue reading

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Everything, Everything – Movie Discussion

In so many ways, Everything, Everything is the same story as The Space Between Us, but with the roles reversed. You have a girl who has basically never entered the world for health reasons. She falls in love online (texting, … Continue reading

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Should Christians Boycott?!

From time to time the call to boycott arises in our Christian culture. Most recently, the call to “Boycott Disney” was resounding throughout the Facebook landscape after the announcement was made that there would be a “homosexual moment” in Beauty … Continue reading

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Dogs and B****es

I worked at a wonderful camp one summer that specialized in inner-city youth, Kids Across America. At that time, it was all the rage for the guys to refer to each other as “dogs”. “What’ up, dog?!” “Naw, dog.” (That’s … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Beast, and What to do About it

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/03/01/disney-launches-first-exclusively-gay-moment-beauty-beast/ I just saw an article about Disney’s new Beauty and the Beast due in theaters on March 17.  (As a side note: the article headline, which I reposted on Facebook, indicated Christians should boycott the movie…I wasn’t posting the link as … Continue reading

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Rock Dog – Movie Discussion

There’s a kid who grew up in the shadows of a wonderful and important father figure who did great things in the world. The father grooms his son (or daughter) with pride so that he someday might be able to … Continue reading

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Touchy Subject

When we deal with the question(s) of sexuality, gender, etc. facing our culture today, much of the time what we are dealing with is the feelings. How do we make people feel? How would we feel in their shoes? How … Continue reading

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The Oscars 2017

The Oscars are just around a few days away. Here is a list of the movies that are up for awards (in one category or another) that Shepherd Project Ministries has reviewed. EACH of these will give you a general … Continue reading

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Fight for a Jacket

I watched last week as two girls fought over a jacket. Or at least one girl was fighting over a jacket, the other was beat up over that jacket. Ugh. It seems that the jacket was in the downstairs coat … Continue reading

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I’m Not Ashamed – Movie Discussion

I’m Not Ashamed is the true story of Rachel Joy Scott who was killed in the shooting at Columbine as compiled from her journals and her mother. The world has given us their insight and perspective on the life of … Continue reading

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