Beginning largely with the impact and success of the Passion of the Christ, in recent years we have seen an ongoing Reformation and Renaissance in movies produced for theaters, churches, and home use. As this process of rebirth, renewal, and refreshment in movie entertainment has continued, we have most recently seen 10 top redemptive movies of 2018 earn awards at the recent Movieguide ® 27th Annual Movieguide Faith & Values Awards Gala.
The classic story The Pilgrim’s Progress is coming to theaters for the first time and has been produced to serve missions and missionaries around the world.
Today our children and grandchildren are more vulnerable to the dangerous pressures of peers and the evils of the world than ever by a device that most of them carry in their pockets and handle daily- their smartphones. How can parents and grandparents today guide and equip their kids to survive and thrive in an ever-changing and increasingly dangerous digital environment?
I Can Only Imagine grossed $17 million in its opening weekend, with a per-screen average of $10,400. Because this movie had a production budget of $7 million, it has already had an amazing return. Churches and ... Read More...
The Bible has much to say about wise and fitly spoken words. Ecclesiastes 12 says, “…the Preacher also taught the people knowledge; and he pondered, searched out and arranged many proverbs. The Preacher sought to find delightful words and to write words of truth correctly….”
It has been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. Today, moving pictures in various forms are worth more than innumerable words. Many people today, even in our churches, see more films in various forms than read books. How can churches produce videos that maximally engage, edify, and educate, while even entertaining audiences?
The Case for Christ is based on the true story of an award-winning investigative journalist—and avowed atheist—who applies his well-honed journalistic and legal skills to disprove the newfound Christian faith of his wife. The Case for Christ arrived in theaters just in time for Easter.
Facebook continues as the most popular social online network that reaches all demographics from teens to seniors. For a church, Facebook can be a vehicle to easily spread the word to friends of friends. When a church Facebook page posts new content, the churches’ readers see the posts.
Movieguide’s 25th Annual Faith & Values Awards Gala and Report to the Entertainment Industry, sometimes called “the Christian Oscars,” were held on February 10th at the Universal Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. Movieguide® is the go-to source for movie reviews for families. The Silver Anniversary of the Movieguide Awards gave viewers an opportunity to see the brightest movies from a faith audience perspective.