As long as there has been a church, there has been Christian communication--qpeople of the bookq bearing qthe good newsq from one place to another, persuading, teaching and even delighting an ever-broadening audience with the message of the gospel. Amid ongoing advances in technology and an ever-more-multicultural context, however, the time has come for a broad appraisal of the state of evangelical communications. Quentin Schultze and Robert H. Woods Jr. have assembled scholars from across the country to analyze and assess a wide range of media including radio popular music worship music and media television film periodicals books Internet church drama comics gaming theme parks advertising public relations merchandising These shifting media, and the communications enterprise as a whole, are put in cultural and ethical perspective. Also addressed are Catholic and Jewish perspectives on the state of religious media. This project is ongoing. For additional resources and further conversation, visit understandingevangelicalmedia.com.But it is also evident in the growing number of tribal how- to, self-help and motivational titles on the shelves at places like ... Days Auto Repair and describes heaven as athe ultimate gated communityaaperhaps just enough truth to make mostanbsp;...
|Title||:||Understanding Evangelical Media|
|Author||:||Quentin J. Schultze, Robert Herbert Woods Jr.|
|Publisher||:||InterVarsity Press - 2009-08-20|