Three years after a painful divorce, Erica Stratton works as an accountant to provide for her two children. Though she appears independent and strong, she struggles to free herself from the devastating memories of her broken marriage. Firm in her resolve to never trust again, she meets Michael, and begins to question her decision. Torn between her broken past and an unknown future, will Erica find a way to heal?
After being diagnosed with a fatal nerve disease, Jeff Van Brunt was told that he had only a few years left to spend with his wife and children. Two years later, this courageous father of four shares his story with host Tom Peterson about how he learned to trust in God's plan, despite his illness.
Cara Jarvis longs to be a part of the in-crowd at her new high school. In an effort to impress her new love interest Brandon, she befriends Grace, a girl with Down Syndrome, a friendship she tries to hide when she meets popular girls Skylar and Quinn. When Skylar loses her bid to be on the Homecoming Court, she sets it up for Grace to win Homecoming Queen … as a senior prank.
As fatherhood nears, Grant privately wrestles with his embarrassment and anger toward his own father. When he learns his father is terminally ill and his last wish is to see his son, father and son confront the past as they come face to face for the first time in 16 years.
Poverty Cure is a six-episode DVD series on human flourishing. This high-energy, 152-minute documentary-style series challenges conventional thinking and reframes the poverty debate around the creative capacity of the human person, made in the image of God. Listen to the voices of entrepreneurs, economists, political and religious leaders, missionaries, NGO workers, and everyday people as host Michael Matheson Miller travels around the world to discover the Christian foundations that allow human beings, families, and communities to thrive.
The CD features songs, poetry readings written by breast cancer survivors and beautiful, contemplative guitar pieces. The 40 minute DVD includes a music video, and documentary and interview pieces featuring interviews with breast cancer survivors.
Drawing from Sacred Scripture, Sacred Tradition, and their own marriage of over 35 years, the Pintos inspire couples to live “Marriage and God’s Plan” boldly, faithfully, and joyfully. Jim and Joy believe that Christ-centered marriages and families are God’s plan for transforming the world, one household at a time.
Kevin and Dawn lost their four-year-old son to cancer, and Bob and Chris lost their teenage son in a tragic car accident. These parents didn't choose to take that devastating journey through grief. But it's how they took the journey that's made all the difference. Join these two courageous couples as they share their stories of loss, heartache, and hope.
Years of bouncing from one foster care home to another have left Mason Jones (Patrick Davis) feeling unwanted and unloved. When the 17-year-old moves in with the Lewis family (Pete Freeland and Robin Lively), they seem just like all of his previous foster parents: middle aged, one child, and called by God to change his life. However, unlike the others, the Lewis family is determined to keep Mason around.
When high school history teacher Grace Wesley (Melissa Joan Hart) is asked a question about Jesus in class, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble. The ensuing epic court case could expel God from the classroom—and the public square—once and for all! GOD’S NOT DEAD 2 is a powerful call to action: Where will you stand?
Based on a true story, this harrowing film contains a strong spiritual message. Teenager Emily Rose was the target of terrifying demonic forces that would ultimately shock the town and torment her soul. But was she, as many believed, possessed? In an attempt to clear the clergyman who exorcised Emily, a skeptical attorney awakens to the discovery that powerful spiritual forces may actually exist.
The Drop Box tells the story of South Korean pastor Lee Jong-rak and his heroic efforts to embrace and protect the most vulnerable members of society. It is a heart-wrenching exploration of the physical, emotional and financial toll associated with providing refuge to orphans that would otherwise be abandoned on the streets. But The Drop Box movie is also a story of hope—a reminder that every human life is sacred and worthy of love.
Questions in Bioethics 8 Documentaries (30 Minutes each) 2-DVD Set In the field of bioethics, the challenges are ever greater and demand up-to-date responses from scientific and ethical points of view. In these DVDs Christian proposals, ethically reasoned and scientifically justified, are provided. The "Culture of Life" is thus proved to be the most respectful and advanced approach vis-a-vis suffering humanity.
In a land torn by hatred and injustice, James Earl Jones and Richard Harris are two fathers—one a man of peace, the other a man of power and privilege—whose lives seem destined for a violent collision. but instead, in the wake of a tragic killing, these extraordinary men form an unlikely union...and together find the kind of understanding that could heal a nation! Based on the acclaimed novel by Alan Paton. Rated PG-13.
As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes and their partners willingly stand up to the worst the world can offer, yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly prepared to tackle: fatherhood. While they consistently give their best on the job, they quickly discover that their children are beginning to drift further away from them. When tragedy hits home, these men are left with a newfound urgency to renew their faith in order to become closer to their children.
On May 9, 1986, in the small, ranching community of Cokeville, Wyoming, David and Doris Young took an elementary school hostage for several hours before detonating a bomb inside a classroom that held every teacher and student in the school. In the wake of the madness, Ron Hartley, whose children were inside the classroom, must fight his skepticism and unbelief as he hears eyewitness accounts from the students about miraculous, heavenly intervention during the crisis. When tragedy strikes . . . what do you see?
America is in the midst of the Great Depression, and the Kamp family is struggling to get by. The older children do their best to take care of the family, but it’s the younger children who struggle most. Now, the Kamp siblings fully expect a Christmas without presents. But when William scrapes together a dollar in coins to use for Christmas gifts, everything begins to change.
Sexuality, love, and marriage are life-long journeys on which we all travel in various ways. Our success and happiness along the journey depend on what we know, how we communicate with others, and how we allow ourselves to be guided along the way by Christian values. For junior high through adult viewers seeking a better understanding of the ways their faith can help them become more complete in their relationships.
The traditional teaching of the Corporal Spiritual Works of Mercy is applied to the challenges of family and community living. Seeing the role of caregiver as a work of the Gospel helps to put in perspective those acts of kindness and love that characterize our daily efforts to ease the suffering and bring hope to those in need, both at home and in the community.
Who do young people use as role models? Reality TV? Pop stars? Athletes? There's GOT to be a better way and there is - in a vibrant, caring Christian Family. By exploring the dynamics of healthy relationships within the family, young people will be able to consider how they should conduct themselves among their peers, neighbors and friends of both genders.