Link to the show: Young Adult Movie Ministry Vol. 2, Episode 9 on Substack

Release date: November 17, 2021

Movie of the Week

Arrival (2016), directed by Denis Villeneuve
[Streaming on Hulu (subscription), Digital Rental on Amazon Prime | Apple]

Who the Hosts Are This Week

Sam is reporter-at-large, editor of Forever Wars, and unusual visitor. Alissa is the film critic at Vox, author of the upcoming book Salty, and either Abbott or Costello.

Special Guest

Meg Conley is author of the newsletter homeculture.

Other Mentions

What we learned today

Alissa: There’s something significant about a superior alien race that communicates using coffee stains.

Sam: Don’t leave your satellite phone unattended.

Meg: If we could learn to live in a circle, maybe we’d have less heaven-building and more fullness to life.