Posts tagged "About a Boy"

The Twelve Days of Christmas (Movies)

The Twelve Days of Christmas (Movies)

With Christmas only 2 weeks away (wait, what?!), I thought it high time to unveil my own personal top 12 list of Holiday faves. Here goes nothing:

12. Arthur Christmas

Just saw this for the first time last week and was hooked in the first five minutes by a powerful Gospel moment. An elf, delivering presents on Christmas Eve with the help of a “naughty-or-nice-o-meter”, comes across a boy who has been a bit too naughty to deserve anything. The elf frowns, promptly turns the device on himself and imputes to the boy the presents that the elf deserves. Sold!

11. Love Actually

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Being Killed (and Not that Softly) in About a Boy, aka The End of Island Living

“God made him who had no awkwardness to be awkwardness for us, so that in him we might become the coolness of God.” (2 Cor 5:21 – N. Hornby translation)