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11 Reasons Christians Should Avoid Profanity

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In 1927, the Motion Picture Production Code, better known as the “Hays Code”, banned the use of profanity in films. In the 1939 classic, Gone With the Wind, however, the Code was breached with the use of a single word in the closing dialogue. Fast forward nearly eight decades and there is no attempt to stop the cesspool of sinful speech in films. It is not uncommon to hear one particularly sexually explicit and vulgar word used several hundred times in some popular films, such as the recently released Manchester by the Sea and Patriot’s Day, just to provide two current examples. What...

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ICYMI: Calvinist Documentary Film

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So what could be better than a new publication on Calvinism by John Piper, R.C. Sproul, or John MacArthur? Well, if there is a right answer, it would be this: a film on the same subject. That's exactly what Les Lanphere, film maker and co-host of the ReformedPubcast, is seeking to accomplish. The film's KickStarter campaign explains the project this way: A film seeking to explain Calvinism, celebrate its recent resurgence, and to answer the question, "What's next?".    For more details about the film, be sure to check out the trailer below. You can also become a backer of this project.

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