The aspects of Christianity which challenge the current cultural climate the most are the ones that force us to go deeper into our faith.
Like the unlikely hobbit carrying the fate of the world, I have found hope for “The Rings of Power” in the strangest of places, including the words of an atheist “Game of Thrones” writer.
God is calling us home and may use Wakanda or Narnia, Hogwarts or Middle Earth to stir our homesickness and point us onward.
C.S. Lewis details how patriotism can be a good and healthy sentiment, but it can also turn into idolatry without our realizing.