Resurrected Living
"What are you going to do with your new resurrected life? This is the heroic question." Richard Rohr

Posts Tagged ‘Short Term 12

Should Christians Watch R-Rated Movies

January 29, 2014

If you are a regular reader of this blog, then you know I watch and review R-rated films. I do not watch all R-rated films. There are films released that I find to be inappropriate, blasphemous, and simply not worth watching, but I do not allow an R-rating to be the litmus test for whether […]

Musings

January 25, 2014

Should a Christian Watch R Rated Films? Alissa Wilkinson offers a lengthy but well reasoned defense of why Christianity Today reviews R rated movies. I have thought a lot about this question myself, and contemplated writing a blog post on it (which I may still do). Wilkinson does a good job handling this touchy subject. […]

Best Films of 2013

January 14, 2014

2013 presented us with some magnificent films. Most of these gems did not have big budgets, nor did they set records at the box office. You may have even missed them on their short and often limited release in theaters, and yet these are the films that matter. This list of films is not comprised […]

Short Term 12

September 24, 2013

Short Term 12 is a beautiful and deeply moving film about broken lives and the struggle to make it in a fallen world. It is one of the best films I have seen this year. In an age of big budgets, mind-numbing special effects, and overpaid actors, the best films are still ones that tell […]