How To Love Someone Who Hurt You Deeply

How To Love Someone Who Hurt You Deeply

We see God’s love demonstrated in the way Jesus treated others, especially those who mistreated and hurt him. If Jesus exemplified this sacrificial and limitless love, why then, is it so hard for us to love those who have wronged us? My favorite philosopher is Soren Kierkegaard and, years ago, he shared the following parable. The Girl With a Broken … Read More

Why Do Christian Leaders Fall?

Why Do Christian Leaders Fall?

Hearing stories about Christian leaders who’ve faced a moral breakdown is far too familiar. We often place unreasonable demands on these leaders or expect them to maintain an image of perfection. The reality is that it’s not uncommon for church leaders to wrestle with burdening personal matters or deep spiritual struggles. A few years ago, a man by the name … Read More

How to Choose Forgiveness Even When it Seems Impossible

How to choose forgiveness even when it seems impossible?

Making the choice to forgive when someone has caused you unspeakable pain is one of the most challenging decisions you may ever face. The good news is, while forgiveness won’t erase your pain, it will most certainly set you free. My father was very abusive towards me while I was growing up. I had a very traumatic childhood because of … Read More

How To Respond When Your Family Doesn’t Get Along

How To Respond When Your Family Doesn't Get Along

Nobody has ever grown up in a perfect family. Sometimes I listen to the stories of families in conflict and I can’t help but wonder, “How did things get like this?” I’ve realized that sometimes the person telling me the story is just as baffled as I am. How Did Things Get Like This? For instance, a young couple sits … Read More

A Beginner’s Guide to Hosting a Movie Event at Your Church

Hosting a movie event provides your congregation with the opportunity to invite friends, family, and people who would not typically come to church. As an outreach event, a movie event allows those in your community to get to know you and enables you to expel any potential preconceived ideas about Christians and the church. In a previous post, we wrote … Read More

Why Do I Need a Movie License to Host a Movie Event?

Why Do I Need a Movie License?

One of the most powerful ways to share a message with an audience is through film. Using film to tell a story creates an emotional connection and inspires people to take action. People are captivated by a good story and they love watching movies. So why wouldn’t we use these tools to spread the message of the Gospel? A Movie … Read More

How to Experience Fatherhood Without Any Regrets

What are you running from as a dad?

I was in college and living in Nashville, The Buckle of the Bible Belt, when “I Can Only Imagine” first hit radio waves. It played “on repeat” across Christian and country stations. The song was powerful. But, I never knew the story behind the song. Now years later, watching this film as a dad, one major idea grabbed me. What … Read More

How God Uses Church Movie Events To Unite Communities

I Can Only Imagine Movie Event License

Have you heard the powerful stories that have been shared as a result of the movie, I Can Only Imagine? Stories of forgiveness, healing, and redemption have poured in since the Erwin Brothers film made its theater debut on March 16, 2018. Reaching thousands and selling out theaters, I Can Only Imagine tells a story that captivates audiences and profoundly shares … Read More

Why Should I Believe That Jesus Rose From The Dead?

Why Should I Believe That Jesus Rose From The Dead?

I became a Christian despite coming from a non-Christian background. All of my friends were non-believers so learning to live a Christian life didn’t come naturally. Since then, I’ve discovered that being a Christian is a lifelong process that involves learning and acknowledging the truth about Jesus. Do You Have Doubts About The Bible? For over two decades I have … Read More

Do You Struggle With Believing God Loves You?

Trace Adkins reminds Bart Millard Of God's Love

Do You Struggle With Believing God Loves You? We are forgetful creatures, especially when it comes to the Gospel. In this short video clip, Bart Millard talks about his forgetfulness: Do You Believe That God Loves You? In the video, Bart hits on three things that get to the heart of what life looks like when we forget the incredible … Read More