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The Gentleman Adventurer and Creative Fiction

August 18, 2010 by


A Thinking Christian’s Look at Science Fiction and Fantasy There’s been a lot of discussion going around regarding the evaluation and criticism of various forms of what I term “creative fiction” – i.e., the genres typically labeled “science fiction” and “fantasy.” I realize that those are both very broad categories and that they intermingle with […]

Tell me a story: Rolf

May 1, 2010 by


I love to write. But I love to write some things more than others. Some kinds of writing come natural to me, others I have to strain and work at. Each story is its own fictional world, and some of those worlds are more real to me than others. But of all of them, Rolf is […]

The Gentleman Adventurer on Entertainment: A Retrospect

February 15, 2010 by


First of all, I’d like to thank each and every one of you who has followed this series and engaged in discussion in the form of comments on each of the essays. If I have caused even one person to stop and prayerfully consider their choices on entertainment, then these posts have been worth their […]

The Gentleman Adventurer on Entertainment (Part 3)

February 10, 2010 by


The third and final essay in the series. I expect this one to set off some interesting discussion. — A Trip into the Attic By Richard W Rohlin The last essay in this series established from Scripture the need for God to be the lord even of our fantasies. In this essay I want to […]

The Gentleman Adventurer on Entertainment (Part 2)

February 9, 2010 by


The second of three essays on entertainment. This is where it really starts getting “Down home” as we say. — Casting Down Every Idol By Richard W Rohlin In my last essay I showed from Scripture the importance of making sure our entertainment is God-honoring. In this essay I want to be a little more […]

The Gentleman Adventurer on Entertainment

February 7, 2010 by


Over the course of the next three days I’ll be posting a series of essays regarding entertainment – specifically, what God says about it in His Word. These essays were the result of a lot of serious and prayerful thought, and are – I hope – firmly founded in Scripture. They are the direct result […]