Winter Hiatus: Elvis
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
1w ago
This week we revisit a beautifully acted movie that crosses cultural divides - this movie is more than a simple rise and fall of a rock and roll legend! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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Dog Gone: Just Because I'm Trying to Find My Way Doesn't Mean I'm Lost
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
2w ago
In this special preview we take a look at the dynamics of pride, worry, failing, and unconditional love.  How often do we not really communicate to each what is really in the depths of our heart?  How often do we end up communicating in such a way that pushes our loved ones away?  Come with us as we explore the dynamics of father-mother-son relationships and how a dog brings them all together! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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Winter Hiatus: Thor - Love and Thunder
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
2w ago
In this episode we revisit a misunderstood Marvel Cinematic Universe movie.  We hope you enjoy this look at love, community, and purpose. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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Winter Hiatus Episode 1: Knives Out
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
3w ago
In this episode we revisit one of our favorite movies from Season 4.  We hope you enjoy the podcast.  You may want to check out The Glass Onion - A Knives Out Mystery where the star, Daniel Craig has been nominated for Best Actor by The Golden Globes. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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Ocean's Eleven: There is None Who are Righteous
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
1M ago
In this episode we explore the likable characters and how when you peal the facade off they are all motivated by greed, revenge, and the thrill of doing wrong.  As we embark on a new year, how will you confront the darkness that challenges you and rise above it? --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation - From Complexity to Simplicity
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
1M ago
In this episode we explore how we over-complicate, over-fill, and over-schedule Christmas instead of looking at the simple, joyous celebration it is suppose to be.  Why have we embraced our "inner Clark Griswold" instead of responding to the joy of Christmas like Mary, Joseph, and the Shepherds? --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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Devotion: The Complexity of Race, Relationships, and Integrity
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
2M ago
In this episode we look at the newly released Naval aviator movie that captures the story of the first black naval flyer.  We explore the relationships Jesse Brown has with his wife, fellow sailors, and his commanding officer.  The weight he carries is not only his own, but those who hope through him.  Although a war movie, it really is a movie about race, relationships, and personal integrity all played out in the back-drop of the Korean War and segregated America. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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The 100th Episode Extravaganza
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
2M ago
In this episode we look back over our 99 previous podcasts and discuss which movies had a lasting impact on how we engage with the art form known as "cinema."  What movies stand out?  Which movies caused the deepest emotional response?  How did our faith life intersect with the journey the director was taking us on?  Also, there are two contests that you can jump into on Facebook under the "Pastor Jeffrey Skopak" public page!  Don't miss out on your opportunity to win an autographed copy of Christ, Culture, and Cinema! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffre ..read more
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War Dogs - Liars, Unethical Behavior, and Greed
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
2M ago
In this episode we explore the seemingly limitless lengths to which people will go in order to obtain wealth.  Lying, unethical behavior, and betrayal of friendship are some of of the tools in the liar's bag of tricks. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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Darkest Hour: Heavy Lies the Head that Wears the Crown
Christ, Culture, and Cinema
by Jeffrey Skopak
2M ago
In this episode we explore the weight and the burden of leadership - especially in times of distress and impending disaster.  How do people support the leader?  How do people try to tear them down?   --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jeffrey-skopak/support ..read more
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