Posts Tagged ‘Death’

The Bucket List

The Bucket List (2007)

Today’s post offers both a faith review of The Bucket List and a suggested way to use the film in theological conversation with an adult study group.

Click on the image to read Mason Todd’s review of The Bucket List.


The Hurt Locker

Union Presbyterian Seminary student Kim Lee offers her review of this Academy Award winning film as well as a plan for discussing it with older youth and adults in a congregation.

Click on the image to read both of Kim’s contributions to a conversation about the Christian faith and war.


The Princess and the Frog

Potential theological conversations with The Princess and the Frog can occur around the themes of temptation and the nature of evil.  The writer suggests that the film could also be used in a series of classes on the Lord’s Prayer when the group reaches “and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.”


The Guardian (2006)

How are we stewards of our gifts for the kingdom of God?   In what ways do we encourage others to use their gifts?    This is one of the theological questions asked in this 2006 drama that takes place at a Coast Guard training facility.


Definance