The Sanctuary aka The Safehouse

The Sanctuary aka The Safehouse

A few weeks ago, a trip to the movies raised some internal questions for me that I thought might be worth examining.  The movie was called Safehouse, and starred Denzel Washington.  He’s been one of my favorites since he squeezed out that single tear in the 1989 movie, Glory. Friends of mine who had seen Safehouse promised me that it was full of fights, explosions, and excitement…that sounded like my kind of movie!

Something strange happened, though.  A few days before I saw it, I began to think deeply about the name of the movie.  Safehouse.  I had a sense that it would be a great movie, but that there would be much more to my experience.  I knew that I’d leave with something to wrestle with spiritually.

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