All God"s Children & Blue Suede Shoes Christians and popular culture

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Published by Crossway in Wheaton, IL .

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Paginationxx, 213 p.
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ISBN 101433528223
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All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes () is another evangelical cultural critique somewhat along the lines of Why Johnny Can't Sing Hymns or The Closing of the American Mind.

Kenneth Myers laments the church's lost influence within the culture as well as the broader disintegration of morals and intellectual depth in American culture.4/5. “In All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes Ken Myers looks at the entire phenomenon of popular culture–its roots, assumptions, practices, and effects.

The result is a provocative book that shows how our thought, communication, and living have all been affected by popular culture's omnipresence/5(22). “This book is a modern classic on discerning culture from a Christian perspective.

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Paperback List Price: $ $ Add to Cart. Summary. Every generation faces unique challenges. The first-century Church had Caesar’s lions and All Gods Children & Blue Suede Shoes book Colosseum. And, while it might seem like an unlikely comparison.

All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes is one of the most thought provoking books I have read in a long time. If you've ever stepped back from modern evangelical culture and stared at it with a confused expression, a strange feeling gnawing at the pit of your stomach, while scratching your head, this just might be the book for you/5.

All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes. Ken Myers shows in this book an incredible grasp of both scriptural and cultural hermeneutics. it gives a wonderful paradigm for understanding various aspects of popular culture and it's impact on the church.

This is the first edition from It would be helpful to have access to the second edition. Introduction. In his book, "All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes", Ken Myers addresses the impact of culture on the Christian life, distinguishes between "popular" culture from other varieties of culture, and proposes what a biblical response might be as we interface with contemporary secular postmodernists.

In the introduction to All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes, Kenneth Myers makes the startling assertion that popular culture is to the modern Church what persecution and religious wars were to Christians in ancient Rome and the some ways, he says, the danger is even greater because it's so much more difficult to detect—the threat of death is obvious, secular thought posing.

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I first read Myers’s book seven years ago, about ten years after the bout of reading (starting with Neil Postman’s Amusing Ourselves to Death) that led us to toss out the television and. Chapter 5 of Ken Myers’s All God’s Children and Blue Suede Shoes is really a preliminary to the discussion to his discussion in Chapter 6 of C.S.

Lewis’s book An Experiment in Criticism, so I’ll save what little I have to say about Chapter 5 until next week. Chapter 4 presents me with the exact opposite problem. In it Myers discusses the restlessness and craving for distraction that.

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One of the foundational discussions in Ken Myers’ book All God’s Children and Blue Suede Shoes was concerning the idea of idolatry. Popular culture, especially as expressed through rock music, promotes idolatry, especially idolatry of the self.

This was the essence of what Myers was saying in those chapters. Enter Eric Brende. In Myers () book, All God’s Children and Blue Suede Shoes: Christians & Popular Culture, he explores the origins, functions, and influences of popular culture on Americans in general and Christians in particular.

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