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  • ‘Run the Race’ explores questions of life & faith

    June 27 2017 by Aaron Earls, LifeWay Christian Resources | with 0 comments
    ‘Run the Race’ explores questions of life & faith

    Where is God when bad things happen? An upcoming film says He is pursuing you in the midst of those trying times. Following two teenage brothers, Zach and Dave Truett, “Run the Race” poses tough questions and is meant to stir up conversations about faith, according to filmmakers Jake McEntire and Trey Brunson.

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  • LifeWay Films schedules encore ‘Insanity of God’ simulcasts

    March 13 2017 by Carol Pipes, LifeWay Christian Resources | with 0 comments
    LifeWay Films schedules encore ‘Insanity of God’ simulcasts

    Response to LifeWay Films’ simulcasts of The Insanity of God last fall has prompted encore showings March 22 and 26. The feature documentary tells the story of Nik and Ruth Ripken who traveled to 72 countries into the depths of the persecuted church to find out if God makes a difference in difficult places.

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  • Bobby Bowden documentary in theaters Jan. 8

    December 21 2016 by Baptist Press staff | with 0 comments
    Bobby Bowden documentary in theaters Jan. 8

    Legendary college football coach Bobby Bowden and his family will kick-off the NCAA Football National Championship weekend next month with the release of the true story, “The Bowden Dynasty: A Story of Faith, Family and Football.” The film explores the life and career of Bowden, the winningest coach in college football.

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  • 2nd ‘Insanity’ simulcast Nov 13, DVD release Nov 21

    November 11 2016 by Marty King, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    2nd ‘Insanity’ simulcast Nov 13, DVD release Nov 21

    More than 1,000 churches have registered for two simulcasts of the feature documentary film, The Insanity of God. The first simulcast was Nov. 9 and the last is Sunday, Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. Eastern. A DVD of the film on the persecuted church will be released Nov. 21.

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  • Behind the scenes of ‘The Insanity of God’

    October 5 2016 by IMB & BP staff | with 0 comments
    Behind the scenes of ‘The Insanity of God’

    When Nik and Ruth Ripken moved with their three sons to Africa, they had no idea how much obedience to Christ would cost. For 15 years Nik and Ruth crisscrossed the globe to interview more than 700 persecuted Christians in 70-plus countries. Years later, producer Craig Martin sensed that the Ripkens’ experiences would be vital viewing.

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  • ‘Insanity of God’ ticket sales top $1 million

    September 16 2016 by Marty King, LifeWay | with 0 comments
    ‘Insanity of God’ ticket sales top $1 million

    Ticket sales for an encore showing of The Insanity of God in theaters pushed box office receipts to $1.1 million. “Due to the success of the film’s two one-night theater showings,” Trey Reynolds, manager of LifeWay Films, said, “we are planning a church simulcast for the film and a DVD.”

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