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Mansion
Raw passion and truth

The 23 year old Michigan native will likely draw some Eminem comparisons for his pain-filled verses, rapped over dark brooding strings and beats, but there is a hopefulness behind it all that pushes him forward, that you won’t find in many of Slim Shady’s rhymes.

CNN’s Finding Jesus
Part 4: The True Cross
Did Saint Helena discover Jesus' cross?

This Sunday’s episode is about more than just examining strips of wood which have been venerated for generations as pieces of the actual cross on which Christ died. It is the fascinating story about the woman known to most of the Christian world as Saint Helena (or Helen), and her importance to Church history.

Brother’s Keeper
Brother's Keeper has a Release Date
Coming to theaters May 29

Desert Wind Films has announced that their newest film, Brother’s Keeper, will be released to theaters on May 29th. The movie tells the story about the uncertainty of life and the struggle to forgive the most unforgivable sin: murder.
The film will be released through the movie ticket reservation platform and film distribution company Seatzy, which […]

Killing Jesus
Interview with Haaz Sleiman
A more human depiction of the Savior

When Sleiman found out that he would play the Son of God, he was “mortified” due to the high stakes and pressure of the responsibility. “Am I good enough? Am I worthy?” However, he didn’t hesitate to take the part as he sensed Jesus telling him, “You are.”

Insurgent
Aren't Sequels Supposed to Get Better?
The Power of Forgiveness

Typically a sequel improves on what the previous story did. However, I can’t say for sure that Insurgent accomplishes that since I never actually say the first movie. Although, if this is an improvement, I’m rather curious how that first movie ever got a sequel in the first place.

CNN’s Finding Jesus
Part 4: Secret Brother of Jesus
Who was James the Just?

In 2002, an ancient casket was brought to light with the inscription “James, son of Joseph, brother of Jesus.” If it is authentic, it would be evidence not only of James, but of Jesus Himself.

Do You Believe?
Welcome to Real Life
All signs point to the cross

There’s no question that Do You Believe? is targeted to Christians as well as those who are either searching or dealing with measures of fear, guilt, or shame. It’s church on a very mainstream level.

Britt Nicole
The Remixes
Lace up your running shoes

In the growing tradition of big Christian artists being given the remix treatment, Nicole follows in the footsteps of TobyMac, Mandisa, and others, to have her biggest hits cranked up and reworked by some of the the top talent in the field.

Passion
Even So Come (Deluxe Edition)
2015 edition continues to soar

2015 is no different. The Atlanta and Houston conferences housed about 30,000 college-aged worshipers, and over a million dollars was raised to spread the gospel.

Cinderella
The Power of an Old Fashioned Fairy Tale
Kindness Takes Courage

I was a little worried and skeptical about the idea of a new Cinderella remake, especially in light of Disney’s recent efforts with fairy tales. However, it appears Disney was wise enough not to mess with a classic, and in some ways, they may even have improved upon it.

October Gale
A Stormy Night
Trouble comes to an isolated cabin

There is a contrast here between the healing from a loss that makes up the first section of the movie and the failure to heal that leads to the violence in the second part.

The Wrecking Crew
Unknown Guitar (and Other Instruments) Heroes
Studio musicians of the 60s & 70s

They played behind Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, The Beach Boys, The Mamas and Papas, The Monkees, Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, Sonny and Cher, Nat King Cole, Glenn Campbell, and many more. They were studio musicians who often had more to do with the music being made than the named performers.

Farewell to Hollywood
Raw Life Facing Death
A girl (and a middle age filmmaker) tell her dying story

As Reggie’s life draws to a close, she faces (along with Henry and from some staff members of her church) the question of what gives life meaning. That she was making this film gave her a sense of making a mark on the world. Indeed she does. Her story, though tragic, also serves to inspire us to know what it is we are living for.

Walter
A Mission from God
A Son of God, an ghost, and the path to life

His real job is judging everyone he meets and determining if they are going to heaven or hell. He does it by instinct and some innate sense of knowing all these strangers. After all, he is the Son of God. No, he’s not Jesus. But he knows he has this mission and who he is.

CNN’s Finding Jesus
Part 3: The Gospel of Judas
A Modern Detective Story Uncovering an Ancient Mystery

The translation and re-translation of the manuscript creates a drama as the picture of what The Gospel of Judas is about evolves. More pieces of the manuscript are found and added to the literal holes in the story, and better scholarship clarifies the meaning of words. CNN does a great job of capturing our interest as the details are discovered as in a good mystery or detective story.

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