All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes (With a New Introduction / Redesign): Christians and Popular Culture

All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes (With a New Introduction / Redesign): Christians and Popular Culture

by Ken Myers, Marvin Olasky
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All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes (With a New Introduction / Redesign): Christians and Popular Culture by Ken Myers

Every generation faces unique challenges.

The first-century Church had Caesar’s lions and the Colosseum. And, while it might seem like an unlikely comparison, the challenge of living with popular culture may well be as serious as persecution was for the saints of old.

Today we witness the tremendous power of pop culture to set the pace and priorities of our lives. We simply cannot afford to be indifferent about culture’s influence—nor can we escape it, glibly condemn it, or Christianize it. Cultural expert Ken Myers helps us to engage pop culture from a historical and experiential perspective so that we can live in it with wisdom and discernment.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781433516368
Publisher: Crossway
Publication date: 02/29/2012
Series: Turning Point Christian Worldview Series , #7
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 224
File size: 824 KB

About the Author

KENNETH A. MYERS is director of Mars Hill Audio, an organization devoted to helping Christians think wisely about modern culture through a variety of audio resources. Prior to that, he was a producer and editor for National Public Radio and the executive editor of Eternity magazine. Myers is a graduate of the University of Maryland and of Westminster Theological Seminary. He is married and has two children, and lives in central Virginia. 


Marvin Olasky (PhD, University of Michigan) is the editor in chief of World magazine, holder of the distinguished chair in journalism and public policy at Patrick Henry College, and senior fellow of the Acton Institute. He was previously a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, a Boston Globe reporter, and a Du Pont Company speechwriter. He is the author of twenty books and more than 3,500 articles. He and his wife, Susan, have four sons.

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