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4 Ways Pure Flix’s Samson Film Gets the Bible Wrong

The new Pure Flix biopic of Samson gets the biblical strongman’s story totally wrong.

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The Crescent Stone Cover Reveal!

It’s time for you to see the cover to THE CRESCENT STONE!

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Best Books of 2017

JR. counts down his favorite books of 2017

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Best Horror Films of 2017

JR. counts down his favorite horror films of 2017. What were your favorites?

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Best Movies of 2017

JR. lists his favorite films of 2017

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The Last Jedi

The StoryMen tackle The Last Jedi with the help of Rabbi Eliyahu Fink. We’re just as divided as the rest of fandom, but that doesn’t stop us from wrestling with what the film has to say about that old time religion.

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Beyond Colorblind with Sarah Shin

It’s the StoryMen Season 8 finale! We go out with a bang, welcoming author Sarah Shin to discuss why being “colorblind” just isn’t good enough. We do a deep-dive into what it looks like to seek out cross-cultural friendships without being “that person” who offends and wounds when we’re trying to heal. 

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Herod the Great: The Original Grinch of Christmas

How could Herod the Great order the deaths of the infants of Bethlehem? JR. Forasteros explores what made Herod the original Grinch who tried to steal Christmas – and how we can avoid walking in his footsteps.

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9 Pop Culture Characters to Make the Thanksgiving Parade Actually Interesting

Imagine if the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was actually awesome. Here’s my vision.

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Cover Reveal: “Good News for a Change” coming in June from NavPress!

I’m excited to share the cover to my upcoming book, “Good News for a Change!”