Basic Christian: Decoded Movies

Basic Christian: Decoded Movies   GALLIPOLI (1981) Two Australian sprinters face the brutal realities of war when they are sent to fight in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during World War I. imdb.com   Gallipoli (1981) is a film that also depicts the “Sand Hills” that the movie “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” (1966) alludes to in the final graveyard battle. The movie…

August – Christian Community Year Devotional

August – The Christian Church, Modern History August 1 Jamestown Colony Jamestown, Virginia the First Permanent English Settlement in America 1607 AD Jamestown was a settlement in the Colony of Virginia, the first permanent English settlement in the Americas. Established by the Virginia Company of London as “James Fort” on May 24, 1607 (O.S., May 14, 1607 N.S.), and considered permanent after brief abandonment in…

Movie Review-Repost of “Cool Hand Luke” (1967)

Originally Posted in 2011 about July – August at BasicChristian.org by David Anson Brown Update 2011: The Basic Christian Ministry still has more material to post and I would like to detour from the 8 Kingdoms/History Study and re-examine Doctrines and Theology particularly; Redemption, Salvation, Baptism, Born-Again, Once Saved Always Saved, Etc. – But before we get back into more Doctrine it’s possible that I…

Movie Review-Repost of “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” (1966)

Originally Posted in 2011 about May – June at BasicChristian.org by David Anson Brown The BasicChristian.org website’s decoding of the 1966 movie “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” by Italian film director Sergio Leone A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery. (filmed in…