Something More: Hello Kitty in Space, Christian Manga, and Shuffled Spiritual Stories

Erin Straza reports on a 7th grader who sent a Hello Kitty doll into space, and hopes to use her passions to stir joy in others, too. [Christ and Pop Culture] The Cajun Samurai jumps into the harem tale of gods and demons known as Shuffle…and then wishes he hadn’t. [The Cajun Samurai] D.M. Dutcher… Read More Something More: Hello Kitty in Space, Christian Manga, and Shuffled Spiritual Stories

Spirituality in the Anime Blogosphere: Serendipitous Serenity

One of the most unique and reviled manga-influenced series of the recent past is Serenity.  Even from the Christian community, the response has been mixed at best.  Since seeing the series on bookshelves years ago, I’ve always been interested in digging in, though I’ve never wanted to put the bucks down to read a series… Read More Spirituality in the Anime Blogosphere: Serendipitous Serenity