Brian and Pastor Justin welcome Pastor Emily Carson to the studio to talk about Beaches, the 1988 Bette Midler/Barbara Hershey tearjerker.
In this episode, three masters of divinity talk about The Goonies. Justin reflects on how we all sometimes want to escape out the wishing well. And Brian and Tim argue over salvation, death, and whether or not anything we do on earth really matters.
In this week's episode we discuss the 1987 movie, The Princess Bride. We talk about the power of story, the great bluff of death and how the love of God triumphs over all things.
We talk about the blockbuster hit, Black Panther. Justin reflects on the Jesus feeding the five thousand, and Brian talks about faith and anxiety.
The Masters of Divinity use Thor:Ragnarok to talk about the Incredible Hulk.
Brian sees Natasha Romanov as a modern day evangelist and Justin recognizes how the Hulk's past traumas effect his current behavior.
The two masters of divinity watch Superman 2 in which Lois and Clark fall in love and Superman fights General Zod.
Justin sees Superman giving up his powers and wonders if that has anything to do with Christmas. And Brian sees Lois Lane take desperate steps to uncover the truth about Clark Kent, and asks if it's okay to do that with Jesus.
Justin looks at Batman's origin story and reflects on the power of God to bring something good out of bad situations.
Brian looks at the climactic battle scene and wonders why bad things happen to good people.
The two masters of divinity talk through 2002's Spider-Man with Tobey Maguire. Justin talks about God's grace and Brian talks about the nature of sin.