Tag Archives: Beauty

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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Great Message for Girls in Beauty and the Beast

The message was there in the first rendition of the movie, but it wasn’t explicit. The creators of this newer version of Beauty and the Beast did parents of young girls at least one solid when they spelled it out … Continue reading

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Why is Beauty and the Beast so Timeless?

I mentioned here that Beauty and the Beast is “one of the most beloved Disney stories of all time. Cinderella may be more “classic” but is very much a girls’ movie. Beauty and the Beast appeals far more broadly to … Continue reading

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Sing – Movie Discussion

    To be honest, I didn’t love it.  Everyone is dysfunctional (although some will argue that that is life, I didn’t like that there wasn’t anyone to really aspire to in the movie, especially considering it was a children’s … Continue reading

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Beautiful things…

If you’ve seen The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, then you’ll surely remember it—that scene on the mountain, waiting for the beautiful and mysterious snow leopard to appear.  Sean tells Walter, “beautiful things don’t ask for attention.”  It’s such a … Continue reading

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Wisdom for Splendor

“You corrupted your wisdom for the sake of your splendor.” Ezekiel 28:17 I already touched a little on this verse here, as I looked at the larger passage, but still, this phrase haunts me.  Isn’t this us?  Our image obsessed … Continue reading

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