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Reflections

The Uniting Power of Vulnerability in “The Rescue”

Din Djarin was self-serving and outcasted when he set out with Grogu, but the season 2 finale shows that vulnerable love breaks boundaries.

Building Bridges with Compassion in “The Believer”

Just as the Skywalker saga is defined by the power of compassion, so too is The Mandalorian with empathy and a second chance for Mayfeld.

Creed of Integrity in “The Tragedy”

Asia reflects on an old warrior reminding a young one of a shared conviction in "The Tragedy"

Overcoming Fear in “The Jedi”

In The Mandalorian episode "The Jedi," fear is all-encompassing, especially with attachment; however, love can be the very key to conquer it.

Restless Restoration in “The Siege”

The Mandalorian episode "The Siege" reminds us that diligence is always necessary to preserve goodness because evil never rests.

Confronting Conflict Within Creeds in “The Heiress”

The Mandalorian episode "The Heiress" echoes divisions within Christianity, and how and when believers can band together despite differences.

Parenting and Protection in “The Passenger”

Lisa Eldred wonders why "The Passenger" makes light of the loss of Frog Lady's eggs and hopes that Mando and The Child can learn as they move forward in the series.

Finding Your Purpose in “The Marshal”

While his search of Mos Pelgo may not have turned up what he was expecting, the Mandalorian is getting closer to his purpose.

The Heart in Faith Based

Perhaps the most meta and interesting film of the year is Faith Based, a film in the style of a mockumentary, about the making of a movie, a faith-based one at that.

Skyrim, Delight, and Our Created World

Drew Dixon reflects on how his appreciation for the beauty of Skyrim's Tamriel is a reflection of his longing for the kingdom of God.