Nothing gives your sermons that extra something quite like visual aids. They’re the only kind of AIDS Christian culture openly embraces.
Men in Christian culture often have giant man-crushes on Bono. Pastors who wish to be emergent/relevant sometimes quote him in sermons and work in a U2 lyric mention when they can.
Christians love an allegory. First Neo tells the agents he won’t bring Morpheus to them. Then Morpheus says the rules of the matrix can be bent and broken but there are consequences. Remind you of anything?