Justice

Faithfully Magazine: What Can Superheroes Teach Us About Biblical Justice?

For Faithfully Magazine, I wrote about the possibility of Biblical Justice — a justice that welcomes others and restores the weak and downtrodden — in superhero movies. “[Superman: The Movie] captures so much of what we love about superhero movies: the fantasy that some inexplicable power will rescue us from certain calamity, that miracles arrive …

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Three Billboards\’ Angry Prayer

In my most recent piece for Think Christian, I wrote about Martin McDonagh\’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. I initially loved the movie, completely taken by the movie\’s audacity and Frances McDormand\’s amazing performance as Mildred Hayes.As I chewed on it, the movie\’s choppy storytelling and nihilistic humor bothered me more and more, and that …

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Three Billboards\’ Angry Prayer

In my most recent piece for Think Christian, I wrote about Martin McDonagh\’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. I initially loved the movie, completely taken by the movie\’s audacity and Frances McDormand\’s amazing performance as Mildred Hayes.As I chewed on it, the movie\’s choppy storytelling and nihilistic humor bothered me more and more, and that …

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