After Todd visits a Comic Con, he and Scott discuss why we have such robust subcultures, what they mean for the life of the church, the joys and dangers of such, and how it is that each one of these subcultures becomes an imitation of the life in God that is the Church. Oh, and they also talk about Craig Donofrio, the Kindle Edition of LSB, and The Elfish Gene.
LINKS AND OTHER STUFF WE TALKED ABOUT
- Big Wow Comicon
- The Breakfast Club
- Freaks and Geeks
- Museum of the Macabre
- Fang, Hardcore Punk Band
- David Berkowiz, Son of Sam
- St. Augustine's Confessions (Lib 1,1-2,2.5,5: CSEL 33, 1-5), "You have made us for yourself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it rests in you."
FRIEND OF THE SHOW
WHAT'S BRINGING JOY THIS WEEK
- The Elfish Gene: Dungeons, Dragons and Growing Up Strange, Mark Barrowcliffe
WHERE TO FIND US
Todd and Scott co-host THE CRUX OF THE MATTER. You may find Todd Peperkorn @toddpeperkorn on Twitter or facebook.com/toddpeperkorn on Facebook. He also blogs, posts sermons, and random nonsense at Lutheran Logomaniac and Dark My Road. Todd’s parish is Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Rocklin, California. You can find his sermons & bible classes on YouTube HERE.
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