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Book Of The Month For April 2021:  Words of Strength and Promise: Devotions for Youth

Book Of The Month For April 2021: Words of Strength and Promise: Devotions for Youth

Words of Strength and Promise: Devotions for Youth by Concordia Publishing House 2021 / Hardback / 240 Pages Overview Teens need devotions written for them, to them, about things they're going through. Sometimes it might be uncomfortable to go to a trusted adult or a pastor about...


Mulan (2020) By Niki Caro - Movie Review

Mulan (2020) By Niki Caro - Movie Review

Mulan (2020) Director: Niki Caro Writers: Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver, Lauren Hynek & Elizabeth Martin (screenplay by) Stars: Yifei Liu, Donnie Yen, Li Gong, Jet Li, Jason Scott Lee, Yoson An, Tzi Ma, Rosalind Chao, Pei-Pei Cheng, Xana Tang, Ron Yuan, Jun Yu, Chen Tang, Doua Moua, Jimmy...


The Mandalorian - Season 2 The Marshal (2020) by Jon Favreau

The Mandalorian - Season 2 The Marshal (2020) by Jon Favreau

The Mandalorian (2020) Director: Jon Favreau Writer: Jon Favreau (written and created by) George Lucas (based on STAR WARS by) Stars: Pedro Pascal, Amy Sedaris, John Leguizamo, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera Morrison, W. Earl Brown, Miguel A. Lopez and Xavier Jimenez Runtime: 52 min Rated: TV-14...


Book Of The Month For October 2020:  Provoking Proverbs: Wisdom and the Ten Commandments

Book Of The Month For October 2020: Provoking Proverbs: Wisdom and the Ten Commandments

Provoking Proverbs: Wisdom and the Ten Commandments by David Coe 2020 / Paperback / 160 Pages Overview: Analyze. Personalize. Memorize. In a 10-lesson Bible study, suitable for individuals as well as groups, probe the Book of Proverbs in the context of The Ten Commandments and discover...


Tenet (2020) By Christopher Nolan - Movie Review

Tenet (2020) By Christopher Nolan - Movie Review

Tenet (2020) Director: Christopher Nolan Writer: Christopher Nolan Stars: John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Caine, Dimple Kapadia, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Martin Donovan, Clémence Poésy Runtime: 150 min Rated: PG (Canada) MPAA Rated PG-13 for...


Greyhound (2020) By Aaron Schneider - Movie Review

Greyhound (2020) By Aaron Schneider - Movie Review

Greyhound (2020) Director: Aaron Schneider Writers: Tom Hanks (screenplay by), C.S. Forester (based on the novel "The Good Shepherd" by) Stars: Tom Hanks, Elisabeth Shue, Stephen Graham, Matt Helm, Rob Morgan Runtime: 91 min Rated: 14A (Canada) MPAA Rated PG-13 for war-related action/violence...


Tiger King (2020) By Rebecca Chaiklin and Eric Goode - Review

Tiger King (2020) By Rebecca Chaiklin and Eric Goode - Review

Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness (2020) Directors: Rebecca Chaiklin and Eric Goode Stars: Joe Exotic, Carole and Howard Baskin, Jeff and Lauren Lowe, Mahamayavi Bhagavan “Doc” Antle, John Finlay, Travis Maldonado, Dillon Passage, John Reinke, Erik Cowie, Kelci Saffery, Allen Glover,...


The Invisible Man (2020) By Leigh Whannell - Movie Review

The Invisible Man (2020) By Leigh Whannell - Movie Review

The Invisible Man (2020) Director: Leigh Whannell Writers: Leigh Whannell (story and screenplay by), H.G. Wells (novel) Stars: Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Harriet Dyer, Aldis Hodge, Storm Reid, Michael Dorman, Runtime: 124 min Rated: 14A (Alberta/New Brunswick/Newfoundland...


Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) By J.J. Abrams - Movie Review

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) By J.J. Abrams - Movie Review

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker (2019) Director: J.J. Abrams Writers: Chris Terrio, J.J. Abrams (story and screenplay by), Derek Connolly, Colin Trevorrow (story by), George Lucas (based on characters created by) Stars: Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, John Boyega,...


Frozen II (2019) Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee - Movie Review

Frozen II (2019) Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee - Movie Review

Frozen II (2019) Directors: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee Writers: Jennifer Lee (screenplay by) Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck, Marc Smith, Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez (story by) Stars: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad, Jonathan Groff, Sterling K. Brown, Evan Rachel Wood, Alfred Molina,...


Doctor Sleep (2019) Mike Flanagan - Movie Review

Doctor Sleep (2019) Mike Flanagan - Movie Review

Doctor Sleep (2019) Director: Mike Flanagan Writers: Mike Flanagan (screenplay) Stephen King (based on the novel by) Stars: Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Kyliegh Curran, Cliff Curtis, Zahn McClarnon, Emily Alyn Lind, Robert Longstreet, Carel Struycken, Zackary Momoh, Jocelin Donahue,...


Book Of The Month For November 2019:  Praise & Honor: Hymn-Inspired Devotions

Book Of The Month For November 2019: Praise & Honor: Hymn-Inspired Devotions

Praise & Honor: Hymn-Inspired Devotions by Timothy Shoup 2019 / Paperback / 288 Pages Overview: When you leave church humming a hymn, you are humming a sermon. Good hymns are filled to the brim with Christ. The purpose of singing them is to praise God by proclaiming the saving work of...


Book Of The Month For October 2019:  Portals of Prayer Devotional Bible

Book Of The Month For October 2019: Portals of Prayer Devotional Bible

Portals of Prayer Devotional Bible by Concordia Publishing House 2020 / Hardback / 1552 Pages Overview: It's a Bible. It's a devotional. The Portals of Prayer Devotional Bible is not primarily about the devotions. It is about the Bible. Every couple of pages, you will encounter a...


Joker (2019) Todd Phillips - Movie Review

Joker (2019) Todd Phillips - Movie Review

Joker (2019) Director: Todd Phillips Writers: Todd Phillips, Scott Silver (written by) Bob Kane, Bill Finger, Jerry Robinson (based on characters created by) Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Carrie Louise Putrello, Dante Pereira-Olson,...


Downton Abbey (2019) Michael Engler - Movie Review

Downton Abbey (2019) Michael Engler - Movie Review

Downton Abbey (2019) Director: Michael Engler Writer: Julian Fellowes (characters and screenplay by) Stars: Maggie Smith, Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern, Michelle Dockery, Matthew Goode, Laura Carmichael, Harry Hadden-Paton, Allen Leech, Penelope Wilton, Douglas Reith, Jim Carter,...


Book Of The Month For September 2019:  A Martyr’s Faith in a Faithless World

Book Of The Month For September 2019: A Martyr’s Faith in a Faithless World

A Martyr’s Faith in a Faithless World by Bryan Wolfmueller  2019 / Paperback / 200 Pages Overview: Lutheran theology is glorious and mysterious. It is relatable and applicable. It is for everyone, at any time, in any place. But it also can be intimidating. A Martyr's Faith in a Faithless...


It Chapter Two (2019) Andy Muschietti - Movie Review

It Chapter Two (2019) Andy Muschietti - Movie Review

It Chapter Two (2019) Directed by: Andy Muschietti Writers: Gary Dauberman (screenplay), Stephen King (based on the novel by) Stars: Bill Skarsgård, Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Bill Hader, Isaiah Mustafa, Jay Ryan, James Ransone, Andy Bean, Teach Grant, Sophia Lillis, Jaeden Martell,...


Book Of The Month For August 2019:  The Growing in Faith Bible

Book Of The Month For August 2019: The Growing in Faith Bible

Posted in 2019 / issuesetc.org / Activity / family / Education / Book of the Month

The Growing in Faith Bible by Concordia Publishing House 2018 / Hardback / 1920 Pages Overview: A Bible just for early readers.The Growing in Faith Bible is designed for children ages 8–10 as they grow in their relationship with their Savior. A Look Inside Colorful artwork is...


The Lion King: Live Action (2019) Jon Favreau - Movie Review

The Lion King: Live Action (2019) Jon Favreau - Movie Review

The Lion King: Live Action (2019) Director: Jon Favreau, Writers: Jeff Nathanson (screenplay by), Brenda Chapman (Story by), Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, Linda Woolverton (Characters) Stars: James Earl Jones, Donald Glover, Beyoncé, Chiwetel Ejiofor, John Oliver, Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner,...


Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Jon Watts - Movie Review

Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Jon Watts - Movie Review

Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019) Director: Jon Watts Writers: Chris McKenna, Erik Sommers (screenplay by) Stan Lee and Steve Ditko (based on the Marvel comic book by) Stars: Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Marisa Tomei, Jon Favreau, Zendaya, Jacob Batalon, Tony Revolori,...