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Why a Christian Worldview is Uniquely Relevant to News

News media play a significant role in the everyday lives for most of us. Therefore we need to actively engage the news by asking key questions. In 12 Questions to Ask When Watching the News, I suggest the following question as the final one:

How do a classical Christian view of humanity and the world help us to understand the wider context of the major news stories?

Using Film in Christian Communication – part 6

In the final part of this six-part series on using films in Christian communication, we reflect on why using film in Christian communication is helpful. This series was first published on tonywatkins.uk, and is based on lectures given at Gimlekollen School of Journalism and Communications, Kristiansand, Norway. The series is available to download as a PDF. Why use film in Christian communication? lthough aspects of …

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Using Film in Christian Communication – part 5

In part 5 of this six-part series on using films in Christian communication, we consider the three remaining key dimensions of worldviews. This series was first published on tonywatkins.uk, and is based on lectures given at Gimlekollen School of Journalism and Communications, Kristiansand, Norway. The series is available to download as a PDF. Worldview dimensions, continued Morality ome of the issues which I raised in …

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Using Film in Christian Communication – part 4

In the fourth part of this six-part series on using films in Christian communication, we look at the second of the five key dimensions of worldviews. This series was first published on www.tonywatkins.uk, and is based on lectures given at Gimlekollen School of Journalism and Communications, Kristiansand, Norway. The series is available to download as a PDF. Worldview dimensions, continued Humanity he second key aspect …

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Using Film in Christian Communication – part 3

In the third part of this six-part series on using films in Christian communication, we start looking at the five key dimensions of worldviews. This series was first published on www.tonywatkins.uk, and is based on lectures given at Gimlekollen School of Journalism and Communications, Kristiansand, Norway. The series is available to download as a PDF. Worldview dimensions here are five key dimensions of …

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Using film in Christian communication – part 2

This six-part series was first published on www.tonywatkins.uk, and is based on lectures given at Gimlekollen School of Journalism and Communications, Kristiansand, Norway. The series is available to download as a PDF. In the first post, I reflected on life in the mediasphere, and the influence which films can have on us. In this post, we begin to get into the subject of …