Flags over Facebook

Over the past three weeks or so, it seems that two flags have been metaphorically flown over Facebook.  The ideologies and connotations of each are very different, each inspiring both anger and support.  And while Redeeming Culture tries to stay away from the political, we’d like to point out three major theological points that Christians […]

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3D #2: Tomorrowland

3D: The Redeeming Culture Podcast is back! In this episode, Ryan and David go to Tomorrowland and find out what it can tell us about hope. Links: Tomorrowland trailer: youtu.be/1k59gXTWf-A RedeemingCulture.com/podcast Credits: The 3D Podcast is ®2015 Redeeming Culture. The theme song is adapted from “Hero” by Doctor Vox, and is released under a CC-BY […]

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Stream Powered: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Welcome to a new Redeeming Culture feature!  Stream Powered gives a once-over to new and upcoming Netflix and Amazon Prime releases, seeking to redeem your season binges for Christ. Note: this article will spoil 2012’s The Avengers, as well as season 1 of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and minor spoilers for Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Iron Man 3. Coming Soon: Marvel’s […]

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FOMO: Be All There

My seven-month-old son’s day goes like this: Look around for the most interesting thing around him.  It might be behind me! Stare at it intently (and hopefully put it in his mouth) for a few minutes until you figure it out. Go back to the start of the list. Often, step 1 is manic, as he tries madly […]

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In Defense of the Lions

The sky is falling!  Christians are an endangered species!  Controversial stands on topics like abortion and homosexuality are turning people away from the faith in droves!  Facebook and Twitter are awash in anger against the faithful!  Head for the hills! Christian or not, you can’t escape angry anti-Christian sentiment on Facebook and in real life.  Especially […]

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3D #1: Avengers: Age of Ultron

Welcome to 3D: The Redeeming Culture Podcast! In this episode, Ryan and David take on Ultron and see what Marvel’s latest blockbuster can tell us about God and our relationship with Him. Links: Age of Ultron trailer: youtu.be/JAUoeqvedMo Credits: The 3D Podcast is ©2015 Redeeming Culture. The theme song is adapted from “Hero” by Doctor […]

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The Most Dangerous Beard in History

Obi-Wan Kenobi.  Albus Dumbledore.  Gandalf the Grey.  Yinsen.  What do these characters all have in common (besides an awesome white beard)? They all died. Specifically, they all died before the quest could be completed, or in some cases before it was even properly begun.  In Joseph Campbell’s Hero with a Thousand Faces, he doesn’t mention the […]

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