Category Archives: movie reviews

Daily Devotions: End Stoning!

Jeremiah 9: 20 Now, O women, hear the word of the LORD; open your ears to the words of his mouth. Teach your daughters how to wail; teach one another a lament. It was both brutal and harrowing. I wept … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Handling the Truth

1 Samuel 3:17 “What was it he said to you?” Eli asked. “Do not hide it from me. May God deal with you, be it ever so severely, if you hide from me anything he told you.” Did you ever … Continue reading

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4 Minute Daily Devotions: Oscar Month

John 6:15       Jesus, knowing that they intended to come and make him king by force, withdrew again to a mountain by himself.   I love February because it’s Oscars month on Turner Classic movies. I get to record and … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Valkyrie

Evelyn and I have our own New Year’s Day tradition of going to the movies to see a new blockbuster. There’s usually a show mid-morning, so it gives us the rest of the day to relax and perhaps do some … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Celestial Song

Last night, I watched a movie that dealt with separation issues in a beautiful way – through the gift of music. It was called “August Rush.”   Podcast version here   Genesis 1:4 God saw that the light was good, … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: The Duchess

Keira Knightley perfectly plays the Duchess of Devonshire in her new movie, “The Duchess.” What lessons of faithfulness can we learn from such a movie?   Podcast version here   Nehemiah 9:33           In all that has happened to us, … Continue reading

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Atonement: What is it?

Last night at the British Academy of Film Awards, the movie “Atonement” won most of the categories. I haven’t seen it yet, but it looks like an epic, similar to the masterpieces that David Lean used to direct decades ago. … Continue reading

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