Television

A 50-year TV flashback – Why 'The Waltons' wasn't afraid of religious faith

"The story explores how the series delved into spiritual themes at a time when the TV networks tended to avoid them. As for the reason, Thomas points to the show’s creator, the late Earl Hamner Jr., on whose life the fictional series is based" - GetReligion

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People Are Being Discipled by Their Cable News

"I may have been unsure at first, but I am glad that I could use the word 'disciple' in that context. Discipleship highlights a fundamental issue for followers of Jesus right now: there are certain things that are in us and need to be discipled out of us and other things that need to be discipled in us and aren’t there currently." - Ed Stetzer

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Condemning Netflix's ‘Cuties’ Should Be Noncontroversial

"...the film is attempting to critique rather than to celebrate the exploitative sexualizing of young girls. But by doing the very thing it critiques—repeatedly, gratuitously, horrifyingly—it undermines its point" - TGC

Related: Why ‘Cuties’ Isn’t Just Netflix’s Problem

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