God Hates People? | The Theonauts

Does the Bible really say that God hates sinners? Verses such as Psalm 5:5; 7:11, and 26:5 seem to say so. In fact, it even says that God loved Jacob but hated his brother Esau in Romans 9! We at Theonauts seek to reconcile verses that invoke the hatred of God on mankind verses other […]

Christian Themes In Return Of The King | Finding Christ In Cinema

In LORD OF THE RINGS: RETURN OF THE KING, we see Samwise Gamgee as Frodo Baggins’s Paraclete, and then we look at Aragorn being the film’s Christ-figure. Paraclete: Better Than Potatoes As we’ve progressed through the trilogy, we’ve described briefly the relationship between Frodo and Smeagol as a closely linked one. But there’s one crucial […]

Misusing Scriptures | The Theonauts

In this episode of Theonauts we explore many verses of scripture that have been taken out of context through the years. Due to the advent of chapters and verses added to scripture, many have picked apart the Word of God in order to make it say whatever they desire. Also due to theological dogma and […]

Christian Themes In The Two Towers | Finding Christ In Cinema

In The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, we examine Frodo Baggins as the Lamb of God and Samwise Gamgee believing that the world is worth saving. Behold The Lamb Of God Since there is no one singular Christ-figure in this story arc, Michael wants to bring the focus on Frodo and how he […]

The Firstborn Child | The Theonauts

In this episode we jump into the world of types and shadows. This will probably be an ongoing series this year where we will examine the many type, shadows, like-figures, metaphors, and allegories we find find all throughout the vast reaches of God’s word. To start us out we will begin looking at an occurrence […]

Christian Themes In LOTR: The Fellowship Of The Ring | Finding Christ In Cinema

In The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, the Hobbit Frodo shows us how to be faithful in the small things, and Gandalf lays down his life for the sheep. To Shame The Strong Frodo Baggins, like all Hobbits, is small, and his character and his nature reflect this physical attribute. Frodo […]

The Odds on Evolution | The Theonauts

In 1859, a man by the name of Charles Darwin wrote a book that changed the scientific world. The book was entitled “The Origin of Species”. This book proposed that all species of life evolved over time from a common ancestor, through a process Darwin called natural selection. This work is the cornerstone upon which […]

Year-End Top 10 | Finding Christ In Cinema

On this episode of Finding Christ in Cinema, we take a look back at 2014 and reconsider all the podcast episodes and Monday Movie Reviews to explore which ones we believed to be the most effective for fulfilling the Great Commission. What you get is the Finding Christ In Cinema Year-End Top 10. Brenden’s Top-Five […]

The Year in Review | The Theonauts

In this Episode of Theonauts we take a look back at the greatest episodes of 2014 in our year in review. What an interesting year it has been! So many exciting events have taken place. But our favorite by far has been the inauguration of the Theonauts podcast. As we look back on what God […]

Yearly Affirmations with Stuart Smalley | The Theonauts

And Now for Yearly Affirmations, with Stuart Smalley Dear Diary, Well, here I am, at the end of another year. These are the days right after Christmas but before the New Year. My mind is thinking of all the food I have consumed, from turkey day to Second turkey day( that’s what I call Christmas.) […]