Author Archives: revkennydickson

About revkennydickson

I am a United Methodist minister and my professional passion is connecting issues of life and faith to film and other artforms. I am also interested in autism awareness and ministry and special needs. I am married to Michelle and have two children.

Faithspotting “Soul”

Due to Covid protocols, Kenny joins Mike by phone for a virtual recording of Faithspotting as they share their thoughts about, and spot faith elements in the newest Pixar film Soul. We apologize for the less than optimum sound quality. … Continue reading

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Faithspotting Favorite Christmas Movies

Listen to the Favorite Christmas Movies episode https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/faithspotting-favorite-christmas-films/id1524339974?i=1000502738477 Mike and Kenny share and discuss their top 5 Christmas films. Faith is about story and in addition to specific faith elements spotted they share the stories behind these films that make … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “The Crown” Part 2

Follow Link to listen to The Crown Part 2 episode. Please consider subscribing on Apple Podcast, Google, or Spotify. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/faithspotting-the-crown-part-2/id1524339974?i=1000502016732 Faithspotting hosts Mike and Kenny continue looking at the faith elements in the NETFLIX series, The Crown. In this episode, … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “Hillbilly Elegy”

Link to Hillbilly Elegy Faithspotting episode https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/faithspotting/id1524339974#episodeGuid=212d7fed-1fa4-4f21-9092-db389757e603 Kenny and Mike discuss the NETFLIX film Hillbilly Elegy and examine faith elements spotted in the latest film from Director Ron Howard. Set in Middletown Ohio in 2011, with flashbacks to 1997, Hillbilly … Continue reading

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Faithspotting The Crown Part 1

Kenny and Mike discuss the faith elements spotted in 2 episodes from the NETFLIX series The Crown, “Vergangenheit” from season 2 and “Aberfan” from season 3. Episode Link https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/faithspotting-the-crown/id1524339974?i=1000500420872 Vergangenheit was the 6th episode in the show’s second season. The … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “The Social Dilemma”

Mike and Kenny discuss the film and faith issues in the important Netflix documentary The Social Dilemma. The film is a documentary addressing the addictive and destructive elements of social media. Former early executives of social media platforms discuss the … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “Joker” Halloween Edition

Kenny and Mike discuss the film and faith elements found in Joaquin Phoenix’s Academy Award winning performance in Todd Phillips’s film Joker. Spoiler Alert! Follow link to listen the episode. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/faithspotting/id1524339974#episodeGuid=e12a31d4-cdbc-450b-b880-7c3b4b6b0f05 As with all Faithspotting episodes, we hope the conversation … Continue reading

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Faithspotting Hosts’ Favorite Halloween Movies

Follow the Link below to listen to the episode: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/favorite-halloween-films/id1524339974?i=1000496042373 Join Kenny and Mike for this Halloween Special as they share their top 5 films for Halloween, and share their memories, stories, and connections to these films.  What are your … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “A Ghost Story”

Kenny and Mike discuss the film and faith elements spotted in David Lowery’s A Ghost Story, which stars Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara. Both Mike and Kenny enjoyed A Ghost Story and found it to be an organic film that … Continue reading

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Faithspotting: “Enola Holmes”

Kenny and Mike discuss Enola Holmes and spot the faith elements on the Netflix film starring and produced by Millie Bobby Brown. Follow link to listen to the episode on Apple Podcast. Also found on Google Podcasts and Spotify. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/faithspotting-enola-holmes/id1524339974?i=1000494134548Continue reading

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