Movies Are Prayers: An Evening with Josh Larsen

Movies Are Prayers author, Filmspotting podcast co-host, and Think Christian editor Josh Larsen explores how films can jump-start a conversation with God.

Date & Time:

Friday, September 28, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM



Admission is free. Seats are limited. Register today.


3M Auditorium, Owens Science Hall

University of St. Thomas, St. Paul Campus

Join us as we walk through a variety of scenes from Toy Story, with discussion between each, and consider how this cinematic favorite also serves as a heartfelt confession.

Josh Larsen has been writing and speaking about movies professionally for more than two decades. He began as a beat reporter for a weekly community newspaper and went on to work as a film critic for the Chicago-based Sun-Times Media for more than 10 years. In 2011, he joined the Christian media landscape as editor of Think Christian, and in 2012 he joined the long-running weekly podcast Filmspotting, which airs weekly on WBEZ in Chicago.

Larsen is a veteran film critic at the Sundance, Toronto, and Chicago International Film Festivals.

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