The Christ-IN Culture
A podcast that uses secular pop culture as a means of evangelization.
We found 4 episodes of The Christ-IN Culture with the tag “despair”.
Seeking A Hero, Finding A Savior
July 25th, 2020 | Season 3 | 54 mins 26 secs
addiction, adventure, alone, andy grammar, angst, animal, book, catholic, christ, christian, community, corona, covid-19, crucifixion, culture, darkness, desolation, despair, doubt, enrique iglesias, faith, god, help, hero, hesitation, hope, humility, identity, isolation, jesus, life, light, love, movie, music, my own hero, podcast, pride, relationship, savior, scripture, seeking, song, three days grace, welcome to the adventure
This week we take on several songs ranging from 'Animal I Have Become' by Three Days Grace to 'Hero' by Enrique Iglesias as we discuss addiction and how to escape the hopelessness of quarantine. Join us as we focus on the story that emerges from feeling lost and alone to seeking and ultimately discovering the hero that is our Savior Jesus Christ. With all of the suffering in the world we discuss the reality that "Christ is still on His throne," and that should give us all hope. #WelcomeToTheAdventure
Ep. 98 Mirrors by JC
August 31st, 2019 | Season 2 | 49 mins 10 secs
adventure, apostle, catholic, chernobyl, christ, christian, culture, despair, discussion, god, grandparents, hbo, heart, image, jesus, jt, justin, justin timberlake, life, love, lover, mary, mirrors, moon, music, peter, podcast, reflection, song, swift, taylor, taylor swift, timberlake, welcome to the adventure, widow
This week Steve is back and we discuss the song Mirrors by JT (Justin Timberlake). Join us as we talk about the love story behind the song, how it reflects the love story between ourselves and God, identity, Mary being the moon, relationships, and more. #WelcomeToTheAdventure
Ep. 92 With Great Grief Comes Great Responsibility
July 20th, 2019 | Season 2 | 49 mins 50 secs
aaron davis, acq inc, acquisitions inc, adventure, animated, book, brian tyree henry, cartoon, catholic, christ, christian, cop, culture, d&d, death, despair, disney, dragons, dungeons, dungeons and dragons, faith, far from home, god, graffiti, grief, gwen stacy, hailee steinfeld, hope loss, into the spiderverse, jake johnson, jefferson davis, jesus, john mulaney, kingpin, life, love, mahershala ali, marvel, meaning, miles morales, mist, movie, multiverse, music, netflix, new york, nicholas cage, nyc, peter parker, podcast, police, purpose, reconciliation, shameik moore, sony, spider, spider man, spider-ham, spider-man, spiderman, stan lee, stranger things, welcome to the adventure
This week we discuss despair, grief, and sense of purpose in the animated movie Spiderman: Into the Spider-verse. Join us as we talk about loss and taking the leap of faith to trust that God is on our side. #WelcometotheAdventure
Episode 31: It's More Than A Game (SAO)
May 19th, 2018 | Season 1 | 48 mins
adam, adventure, anime, asuna, augmented reality, avatar, avengers, battle, beloved, book, boss, catholic, christ, christian, church, coma, community, consequence, culture, david a. wells, death, death gun, despair, disney, dual wield, evangelization, evil, faith, family, fantasy, fight, fishing, francis, friendship, game, god, god's beloved, good, guild, gun gale online, helmet, henri nouwen, hero, infinity war, japan, jesus, kirito, klein, laurel, leafa, lisbeth, love, magic, marvel, mmo, mmorpg, movie, music, nerve gear, nouwen, oberon, player, podcast, pope, pope francis, promise, pure, reality, rest, rpg, sacrifice, sao, self, shape of water, sinon, sovereign of the seven isles, sword, sword art online, thinblade, video games, virtual reality, warrior, welcome to the adventure, yanny, yui
Just this week Pope Francis was asked about the youth of the Church and said that "It worries me that they communicate and live in the virtual world...Their reality is that...not human contact. This is serious. We have to make young people 'land' in the real world. Touch reality." Ironically, this week we talk about the virtual world of the popular Anime Show 'Sword Art Online' (SAO).