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“Nerd Culture” Articles

Church Nerds 25 | No Boundaries

Bubba & Anna discuss open world gaming, MMOs, and Aunt ‘Rona coming for a visit to their home. Follow Church Nerds on Twitter!

Church is for the Nerds

Nathan Webb believes Jesus loves manga and Pokemon, so he is planting a church for nerds.

CHURCH NERDS 5 | ASK THE CHURCH NERDS ANYTHING

Bubba & Anna answer submitted questions such as “What Scripture is most often used incorrectly to attack nerd culture?“, “Are there themes that cross a line for you in board games, video games, TV shows and movies?“, and “Shouldn’t your ministry technically be called ‘Love Thy GEEK‘?”

Los Nerds: Being a Nerd in Hispanic Cultures

For Hispanic Heritage Month 2019, associate editor Jon Campoverde along with Michael Morejon, Evelyn Treviño, and Carolina Rivera discusses what it's like to be "un(a) nerd," someone from a Hispanic or Latinx background and also someone who enjoys nerd culture. The group talks about how being part of two diverse groups can be helpful when building relationships but can also be confusing when trying to find their place in both.

Play Games, Nerd Out, and Learn to Love Nerds Better at LTN Con

One of my favorite parts of working for Love Thy Nerd is the opportunity it affords me to chat with people outside the church. Don’t get me wrong, I love church people. I am one, after all. But living in the Bible Belt and working in Christian ministry, I just wouldn’t normally bump elbows with […]

Finding the Gospel in Nerd Culture

Despite what you might have heard in church, echoes of the gospel can found in video games, Dungeons & Dragons, anime, comics, and board games.

Why Does Nerd Culture Matter?

Each month in our “Why Does Nerd Culture Matter?” series, one of our authors takes a look at a different area of nerd culture and answers the question: why should we care? Why Do Furries Matter (Part II) + Joey Thurmond + October 11, 2019 Why Do Furries Matter? (Part I) + Joey Thurmond + May […]

Why Does Cosplay Matter?

The Franklins enjoy expressing their love of geeky things through cosplay, and they want to share that love with you.