What can we learn from Oni? | What’s on the inside will come out | Geekmas Mythical Mayhem Month!

Mythical Mayhem Month has begun and this week Dallas takes a look at Oni from Japanese Mythology. What can we learn from these mythical goblins? Join us to find out! https://youtu.be/wDjo-bfxRsM Podcast Version https://anchor.fm/s/1005068/podcast/rss Blog Post Version Geek Devotions kicks off Geekmas 2023 with a theme centered around "Mythical Madness." In this intriguing exploration of … Continue reading What can we learn from Oni? | What’s on the inside will come out | Geekmas Mythical Mayhem Month!

Church Attitudes towards New Believers like Kat Von D: Prioritizing Grace & Understanding

This week on Geek Devotions, we dive into the impactful journey of Kat Von D, the gothic tattoo artist, as she embraces Christianity. We explore the varied responses she received from both the church and her community, emphasizing the crucial importance of our collective response to individuals experiencing profound shifts in their faith. Delving into the complexities of her story, we highlight the need for empathy, understanding, and unwavering grace towards those, like Kat, who choose to follow Christ. This video passionately challenges the church to reassess its reactions to new believers, urging for a compassionate and supportive environment that fosters growth rather than judgment. It's a compelling call to prioritize kindness, patience, and a welcoming spirit when witnessing the remarkable journey of individuals finding solace and faith in their lives.

Monica Rambeau’s Wisdom: ‘That’s Not How Family Works’ | The Marvels & God’s Plan

This week on Geek Devotions, we're delving into the profound themes embedded in "The Marvels" film. Watch as Captain Marvel, Ms. Marvel, and Monica Rambeau unite against the Kree, prompting a thought-provoking reflection on family dynamics. Drawing parallels to the concept of the Family of God, we explore the notion that approaching God doesn't necessitate perfection but rather a willingness to be a part of His transformative journey. Monica's impactful line, "That's not how family works," becomes a gateway to understanding God's grace and the beauty found in imperfection within His family. Join us for an engaging discussion on embracing growth, righteousness, and the deeper spiritual message interwoven into this Marvelous storyline.

Unveiling Anger’s Impact: Lady Masako’s Struggle in Ghost of Tsushima

This week on Geek Devotions, Dallas delves into the complex portrayal of anger using Lady Masako's character from the video game Ghost of Tsushima as our guiding example. We explore how her profound loss fuels a quest for revenge, highlighting the destructive potential of anger. We discuss why anger itself isn't inherently bad but must be managed wisely to prevent it from controlling and harming those we care about. Join Dallas as he unravels the mindset behind Lady Masako's journey and learn valuable lessons on handling anger in our own lives. Don't miss this insightful analysis of one of gaming's most compelling characters.