Tagged: Entertainment

Banned X-box Ads

These two ads were reportedly banned.  The first one, I think is hilarious, and not sure why anyone would ban it.  The second is questionable, but I think it’s fine.  You be the judge.

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Christian Painters Beyond Kincaid

Yesterday, I visited the Big Valley Gallery in Modesto, CA, and had an interesting talk w/ the salesperson.  He is a 30-something art dealer and AOG evangelist, so we talked about xian painters and art.  We discussed how many xians have a low view of...

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Evangelizing in Online Games

Christians have always used (and abused) new types of media for evangelism.  Beyond such things as Chat Room Ministries and Online Evangelism Kits are teams that witness in online games.  This month, CGW/1up.com has an article called God Mode, in which they interview the guys...

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Angelwars provides cool DVDs for Tweens

Yesterday on the 700 Club, they interviewed the creator of Angel Wars, a growing set of animated movies for tweens (pre-teens).  Listen to the 700 Club interview, it’s informative.  And definitely visit the Angel Wars website – it’s cool.

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Best Movies You’ve Never Seen

Joe Carter at First Things has another nice movie list, 100 Most Overrated/Underrated Films.  Here’s my list of great movies that most people have missed: A Life Less Ordinary (1997) – ALLO is a stylish and strange romantic comedy with stellar performances from everyone, including Ewan McGregor,...

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Favorite Christian Artists

Joe at the Evangelical Outpost has a list of 99 Favorite Xian Songs.  Here’s my reflections. Charlie Peacock When Christian music was bland pablum (and much of it is still today), I discovered Charlie – a true artist and rebel.  His music changed my view...

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Video game news

I grew up on video games and although my current work and home situation does not allow me much time to play, I still enjoy ever chance I get to play video games by myself or to get together with some old friends and “throw...

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I told you NPR Wasn’t Bad

Joe over at the evangelical outpost has a nice article entitled Why NPR Beats Talk Radio.  He echoes my defense of NPR a few weeks back.  For me, it’s the best news out there.  And of course, I like to supplement w/ the 700 club...

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