Star Wars and Christian spirituality

In the movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the struggle between the darkside and the lightside is like an internal spiritual struggle that everyone can identify with. Everyday, we struggle with making choices between right and wrong. Kylo Ren tried to entice Rey into the darkside; and Rey tries to draw Kylo Ren into the …

Movie – The Help

I watched a wonderful movie called The Help. It's set in a Mississippi town in the 1960s just before the civil rights movement. The heroines, Skeeter (a white woman and blossoming writer) and Aibileen (a black woman and maid) begins to breakout stories of racism that black maids have been experiencing throughout their lives. This …

Movie: The Grace Card, out on DVD August 16

Question: "Is it easier to receive grace than it is to offer grace to those who don’t like us?" This question represents the crux of this life-changing movie.  The movie: The Grace Card (2011) is a powerful movie that personally touched me in a big way. The movie is about two police officers, one whom …

Was all that pain necessary for our salvation?

Was all that pain necessary for our salvation? In comparison to Jesus, do you think anyone else in this life has endured a similar level of pain Jesus went through? [ This video on Christ's passion put together with great music and scenes from the movie "Passion of the Christ" so it might be a …

Book of Eli

I usually don’t have time for movies but I just watched a few flicks the night before.  My wife and daughter were away so I was "home alone". I watched 2012 and Book of Eli.  I love watching apocalyptic, post-apocalyptic and science fiction movies because they talk about a new world of possibilities that “could-be”. …