Results for: facing the giants

Facing the Giants still winning its way through

In FACING THE GIANTS, the Sherwood Academy Eagles face a school three times their size in the championship game. For five weekends now, FACING THE GIANTS has taken on Hollywood films that would make the Richland Giants look tiny by...

/ November 3, 2006

Washington Post on “Facing the Giants”

More buzz from the big shots on this suprising small-budget success… Check it out here ( http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/10/09/AR2006100901131.html )

/ October 13, 2006

Facing the Giants

Georgia made a movie. (Forgive me if I have trouble getting over my shock and admiration. But they really did make a really good movie.) Now here is a film sensation you’ll want to get a taste of. My dad...

/ September 7, 2006

Noah: A Theological-Aesthetic Rorschach Test

Last week saw the premiere of Darren Aronofsky’s Noah, and with it a (predictable) storm of controversy from the evangelical community. Reviews have ranged from predictably critical to outright disdain to hostile readings, and from strongly (though not unreservedly) positive...

/ April 8, 2014

Coming to a theater near you

Despite what I thought earlier, the movie Facing the Giants (reviewed here) will, in fact, be released in the area for you LA/Orange county readers. In short, I recommend this satisfying and truly unique film, so see below for the...

/ September 21, 2006

The Liturgies of Soccer

In the summer of 2013 a Bosnian man named Vahid Cehaja went on a long walk—a 600 mile walk, to be exact. He walked from his home in the town of Bugojno to the Allianz Arena, home to German soccer...

/ January 12, 2017

Upon the Occasion of John Mark Reynolds Moving to Houston Baptist

My friend John Mark Reynolds just announced this evening that he is leaving his position as Director to become the new provost at Houston Baptist University.* In the common parlance, I am an alumnus of the Institute.  But the program...

/ February 27, 2012