Twilight Phenomenon: Forbidden Fruit or Thirst-Quenching Fantasy?

Twilight Phenomenon: Forbidden Fruit or Thirst-Quenching Fantasy?

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by Kurt D. Bruner, Olivia Bruner
     
 

The Twilight Phenomenon Forbidden Fruit or Thirst- Quenching Fantasy? equips parents and leaders to candidly discuss the Twilight series with teens who have been caught up in the romance of a human girl and a vampire boy. Much like Harry Potter caught the attention of millions of boys worldwide with spellbinding tales, the Twilight series is holding teenage girls

Overview

The Twilight Phenomenon Forbidden Fruit or Thirst- Quenching Fantasy? equips parents and leaders to candidly discuss the Twilight series with teens who have been caught up in the romance of a human girl and a vampire boy. Much like Harry Potter caught the attention of millions of boys worldwide with spellbinding tales, the Twilight series is holding teenage girls captive with tempting fantasy stories that peak young impressionable minds. Readers of The Twilight Phenomenon will be shocked with the compelling truth behind why the Twilight series is so entrancing. It answers questions including:Do vampires have souls? What is immortality how is it lost or gained? What is the nature of evil? What sacrifices should be made for love?What is the nature of temptation? Veteran authors of books exposing the good and bad reality of popular books,Kurt and Olivia Bruner successfully help parents navigate the challenges and opportunities that emerge from pop culture by leveraging teen interests to drive dialogue about Christian orthodoxy. Other books by the Bruner s include Finding God in the Lord of the Rings, Shedding Light on His Dark Materials,Playstation Nation, and How to Mess UpYour Child s Life. Concerned parents, teachers, grandparents, youth leaders, and all adults who care about children and young adults will greatly value the wisdom and intelligent conversation shared in The Twilight Phenomenon Forbidden Fruit or Thirst Quenching Fantasy?

Authors Kurt and Olivia Bruner have written books with combined sales over 700,000 copies.The parents of four, including two teenagers, the Bruners help parents navigate the challenges and opportunities that emerge from popular culture by leveraging ten interests to drive dialogue about Christian orthodoxy.Kurt is the Pastor of Spiritual Formation with the 10,000 member Lake Pointe Church and Olivia has been a sixth-grade teacher and frequent guest on radio programs including Focus on the Family and Family Life Today. They serve together on the faculty of the Center for Strong Families.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780768496611
Publisher:
Destiny Image, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
173
File size:
240 KB

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Meet the Author

KURT BRUNER is a graduate of Talbot Seminary who spends most of his time as Pastor of Spiritual Formation at Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall, Texas. He and Olivia host the HomePointe ministry, helping create a culture of intentional families. Kurt also serves as Executive Director for the Strong Families Innovation Alliance, a network of leading churches driving new strategies for impacting the home. The bestselling author of more than a dozen books, Kurt spent twenty years with Focus on the Family where he was Vice President over films, books, magazines, radio drama, broadcasting, internet and other media groups.

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Twilight Phenomenon: Forbidden Fruit or Thirst-Quenching Fantasy? 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Way too short for me
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It's well written but kind of on the short size. When I downloaded it to my Nook, I came up with only 94 pages.