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About dangeroushope

Striving to follow Christ, love people and learn more about the world.

SPIELBERG MARATHON: Always

“I think the love we hold back is the only pain that follows us here.” “Now I’m sitting here in the woods, getting my hair cut.” “You laugh like a donkey.” Remakes can be tricky even for someone with the … Continue reading

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Make America Read Again: 2019 is here edition

Scary Close: Dropping the Act and Finding True Intimacy by Donald Miller Donald Miller is an author I have always enjoyed.  I first encountered him in college when I picked up “Blue Like Jazz” one day and devoured the book.  … Continue reading

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Be Unified: Philippians 2:1-4

The following is a sermon I preached at Seed Church on August 19, 2018.  You can listen here. Jumping back into Paul’s letter to the Philippians church where he wrote while under house arrest and the scholarly consensus seems to be … Continue reading

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Coen Marathon: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

“There’s just gotta be a place up ahead, where men ain’t low down, and poker’s played fair. If there weren’t, what are all the songs about? I’ll see y’all there. And we can sing together and shake our heads over … Continue reading

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A Spike Lee Joint: “BlacKkKlansman” Review

“There’s never been a black cop in this city.  We think you might be the man to open things up around here.” “You’re Jewish. They hate you. Doesn’t that piss you off? Why are you acting like you don’t got … Continue reading

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Make America Read Again: The Mid-Term Wave Edition

So, I have read some more books. “It’s Even Worse Than It Looks: How the American Constitutional System Collided With The New Politics of Extremism” by Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein Pretty much everyone knows that Congress is … Continue reading

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Paul’s Resume of Suffering: 2 Corinthians 11:16-33

The following is a sermon I preached at Seed Church on June 10, 2018.  You can listen to the sermon right here. Mean: Verse 16-21:  “I repeat, let no one think me foolish.  But even if you do, accept me … Continue reading

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