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“Christ and Pop Culture” Archives
Oct 30, 2019
K. B. Hoyle: “Perspective in Apocalyptic Horror”
Aug 28, 2019
Nostalgia’s Limit at
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge
Jul 31, 2019
Grappling with Time in a Fallen World
Nov 16, 2018
Remembering Stan Lee at
Christ and Pop Culture
Nov 1, 2018
Cameron McAllister Reviews Low’s
Oct 1, 2018
Christ and Pop Culture recaps
The Good Place
Sep 28, 2018
Thanos as G.K. Chesterton’s Maniac
Nov 18, 2017
, Embryos & Ethical Dilemmas, Worshipping Artificial Intelligence,
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Also: Online dating, IVF’s dark side, technology and our brains, recent, Christ and Pop Culture highlights, and the modern western.
Jun 23, 2017
’s Humanizing Effect, Craigslist’s Ugly-but-Effective Design, Roadside Monument’s Return,
One Punch Man
Also: The best good bad movies, a new “Robotech” comic, how SEO ruins websites, and more “Wonder Woman” goodness.
Jun 2, 2017
, the Perfect Schwarzenegger Film, Katsuhiro Otomo,
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
, Silicon Valley vs. Grilled Cheese & More
Also: The beauty of storms, the GIF turns 30, a history of snake handling, call-out culture toxicity, and killing iTunes.
May 13, 2017
The Handmaid’s Tale
, Mount Eerie’s
A Crow Looked at Me
Also: King Arthur, Silicon Valley silliness, and the downside of “mobile first” web design.
Dec 29, 2016
Christ and Pop Culture
Articles of 2016
Obviously, I’m a little biased, but I was once again impressed by the site’s depth and breadth of coverage.
May 5, 2016
Thanks to Trump, it’s rather heartbreaking to be anywhere on the conservative range of the political spectrum.
May 4, 2016
When Reading Comic Books Made Me a Better Parent
A meditation on parenting and “Ms. Marvel,” one of the most delightful comic books I’ve read in quite some time.
Apr 20, 2016
Best of Opus
Youth Group Nostalgia Can Be Bittersweet
As I’ve heard more stories from folks my age about their church experiences, I realize how fortunate I was as a kid.
Mar 20, 2016
Reading: Sci-Fi Classics, Pro-Life Protests, Trump Theology, Apple’s Tim Cook & More
Also: Critics and Spike Lee’s latest, Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker, webfont performance & godless video games.
Feb 28, 2016
Christ and Pop Culture Goes to the Movies (2015 Edition)
The book costs $4.99 on Amazon and is free for Christ and Pop Culture members.
Feb 19, 2016
Karen Choi’s ‘Through Our Veins’
If you like folksy, twangy Americana, you’ll want to preorder a copy.
Dec 9, 2015
, MST3K, The Silver Surfer, Nativity Scenes, Prayer Shaming & more
Also: Living in a hologram, Halo’s storytelling shortcomings, Sanjay’s Super Team, and Star Wars economics.
Oct 24, 2015
Reading: Comic Book Theology,
, Sexual Abuse in the Bible,
Avatar: The Last Airbender
, Christian Expansion, & More
Also: Alien civilizations, musical nostalgia, revisiting classic Christian albums, video games as digital literature, social media darkness, music’s ongoing devaluation, and removing advertising’s influence.