Tag: Hollywood

potter

de·cep·tive: intended to make someone believe something that is not true. (a) So I watched my first Harry Potter movie the other day. I’ve typically stayed away from those types of movies because of the “magic” stuff. But considering the enormous following, even among Christians, I was curious as to why it was so popular. Some think that Harry Potter is harmless and they promote this type of literature and entertainment as no big deal. The divination instructor from the movie, when addressing the…

beholdchange

I think we underestimate the power of influence on our minds and behaviors. Many consume TV shows and movies that are “entertainment,” but are actually detrimental to our morality stance. Little by little we consume media that is actually funny and interesting, but unbeknown to us… we are being taught that it is OK to be a certain way and to act a certain way. Slowly our mindset is changed by what we are surrounding ourselves with. This influence can…

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“Ponder the path of your feet, and let all your ways be established. Do not turn to the right or the left; remove your foot from evil.” Proverbs 4:26-27 I know this is not popular in most Christian circles, but it is best for the Christian to guard their eyes and ears from things that are unholy when seeking entertainment. Murder, deception, lying, drunkenness, rape, adultery, fornication, casual sexual relationships, etc. are sins being depicted for entertainment and glorified on the screen. PEOPLE…

happyness

For all those English majors… save your comments about the title. I’m talking about the movie. I am not a movie buff. The movies always seem to disappoint me. They’ll usually have killings, cursing, fornication, etc. and I left that mentality behind years ago and I don’t like revisiting it. But years ago I saw the title of the movie and saw the previews and thought that this would be a good movie to watch. The Pursuit of Happyness is a…