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Why We Love The Rapture

I know you all want answers, and believe me, so do I.

- Captain Rayford Steele, Left Behind 2014.

I was a child of the late 90’s and an evangelical Christian so, naturally, I read the wildly popular Left Behind novels (and I loved them). 589 more words

Theology

The End of Which World?

In about 4th grade, the kids in my Christian elementary school began reading Left Behind. I never picked up the books myself; I remember a vague sense of confusion about how the authors knew the names of all the people in the future—even in the Bible, when the prophets made prophecies, they didn’t know the names of all the people in the future. 652 more words

Captain America 2 and S.H.I.E.L.D. - Matters of Faith, Conscience, and Discernment

Fun, etc.

SPOILER ALERT: I went to see this Marvel movie, Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier, as I loved Cap’ as a kid.  Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Anthony Mackie, Samuel L. 1,085 more words

Faith

INTERVIEW ON THE END TIMES

PMT 2014-128 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr.

An interview of me made recently for an introduction to a conference engagement.

1. People now days are fascinated with “the end times.” And with the reboot of the Left Behind series, discussions about the end times will continue to increase. 1,471 more words

Interpretation

Will Christians be secretly raptured?

This past weekend the eschatological thriller Left Behind opened in theaters. It joins a flood of Christian movies this year including Exodus, Son of God, God’s Not Dead, Heaven Is for Real, and Noah. 201 more words

Sola Scriptura

Left Behind: A Survivor's Story

I promised this post to you about a month ago, but I never got around to writing it for multiple reasons. I asked my friends who went to the movie with me to write their thoughts down so I could have multiple viewpoints on the film. 406 more words

Movies