For seven long years, Jacob has labored to earn the right to marry beautiful Rachel. Now the seven years are up - but Rachel's devious father substitutes his elder daughter on the wedding night. Matthew Modine and Lara Flynn Boyle play Jacob and Rachel in one of the greate love stories from the Bible. Highlights of Jacob's life - how he usurped his brother Esau's birthright and blessing, the pillow of stone, the ladder to heaven, wrestling with God - are set against the heartache and hope of his relationship with the woman he seems destined never to possess. Sustained by his faith in God and his love for Rachel, Jacob perseveres...and becomes the fatherof the 12 tribes of Israel.
Warner Home Video
WORD ENTERTAINMENT, INC.
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Synopsis: Awarded Dove Foundations Family Seal of Approval and recommended for all ages, As I Stand is a feature film about two young men whose families are faced with unexpected tragedies. This heart warming story follows Devin Wheeler and Matthew Daniels as they search for peace and understanding through God. While Devin turns to his faith for strength and guidance, Matthew turns away from his faith placing blame and demanding answers. As the landscape of their lives to change, each man handles the road ahead in a very different fashion. The story comes full circle when both men meet at a crossroads faced with the same question...Would you love God for nothing?
Manufacturer: Word Films
Brand: Word Entertainment
When Calls The Heart tells the captivating story of Elizabeth Thatcher (Erin Krakow), a young teacher accustomed to her high society life, who receives her first classroom assignment in Coal Valley, a small coal mining town where life is simple, but often fraught with challenges. Lori Loughlin plays Abigail Stanton, a wife and mother whose husband, the foreman of the mine, along with a dozen other miners, has just been killed in an explosion. The newly widowed women find their faith is tested when they must go to work in the mines to keep a roof over their heads. Elizabeth charms most everyone in Coal Valley, except Constable Jack Thornton (Daniel Lissing) who believes Thatcher's wealthy father has doomed the lawman's career by insisting he be assigned in town to protect the shipping magnate's daughter. Living in the 19th century coal town, Elizabeth will have to learn the ways of the frontier if she wishes to thrive in the rural west on her own. The series is inspired by Janette Oke's bestselling book series about the Canadian West and reunites Oke with Executive Producer and Director, Michael Landon, Jr.
Manufacturer: Vision Video
Brand: Vision Video\Gateway Films
This DVD is playable in ALL Regions. SPECIAL FEATURES -Available in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Korean, with or without English subtitles -Chapter titles for easy scene access -Biographical information on director and leading actors -In the DVD-ROM folder: Christian History magazine article and study guide/worksheets in .pdf format -Abridged version with commentary by Ken Curtis A true story, God's Outlaw is about international politics, church intrigue, cold-blooded betrayal, and false justice ending in a criminal's death. But it's also about victorious faith and spiritual triumph over some of the greatest political and religious forces known in the 16th century. A simple God-seeking man, William Tyndale somehow became one of the most wanted men in England and all of Europe. Pursued by King Henry VIII, Lord Chancellor Sir Thomas More, and the Pope's personal legate Cardinal Wolsey, he darted across Europe to avoid capture--always pushing to complete the task that obsessed him. The task was translating the Bible into English and publishing it for his fellow countrymen--Englishmen who lived in a country where the Bible and even prayers in English were outlawed by a harsh and rigid religious establihsment. Today he is renowned as "the father of the English Bible," and is recognized as one of the major leaders of the English Reformation. But the tale of how he lived and died as "God's outlaw" is a compelling "rest-of-the-story," and is especially a moving encouragem...
Manufacturer: Crown Comedy
Brand: Crown Entertainment
Rental cars, motels, ironing clothes... Tim Hawkins is no rockstar. But he can tell you the worst Bible verse to put with your autograph. I'm No Rockstar delivers 90 minutes of Tim's twisted comedic arsenal including straight stand-up, acoustic guitar comedy, and full-blown rock concert bits. Recorded live at The MetroCenter in Arlington, Texas, this performance is filled with fan-favorites. So make your own sandwich, pop open a Tab, and enjoy the show. It ain't no Oklahoma Shakespeare Festival, but it'll do...
Manufacturer: Lionsgate Ent.
Brand: LIONS GATE HOME ENT.
Based on the best-selling book by the same name, a seasoned journalist chases down the biggest story in history.Â The Project: Determine if there's credible evidence that Jesus of Nazareth really is the Son of God. The Reporter: Lee Strobel, educated at Yale Law School, award-winning former legal editor of the Chicago Tribune-with a background of atheism. The Experts: A dozen scholars, with doctorates from Cambridge, Princeton, Brandeis, and other top-flight institutions, who are recognized authorities on Jesus. The Story: Retracing his own spiritual journey, Strobel cross-examines the experts with tough, point-blank questions: How reliable is the New Testament? Does evidence exist for Jesus outside the Bible? Is there any reason to believe the resurrection was an actual historical event? This remarkable documentaryÂ is like reading a captivating, fast-paced novel. But it's not fiction. It's a riveting quest for the truth about history's most compelling figure. What will your verdict be in The Case for Christ?
Manufacturer: Goose Creek Productions
Brand: Capitol Christian Distribution
Produced by Rick Eldridge (The Ultimate Gift, Bobby Jones: Stroke Of Genius) Four Blood Moons is directed by Academy Award winner(R) Kieth Merrill, written by Eldridge and Merrill. A Goose Creek Production presented by 4BM Productions, it is produced in association with ReelWorks Studios and The WTA Group. Four Blood Moons combines scripture, science, history and big-screen live action spanning centuries, including previous similar lunar occurrences and the earth-shaking changes around them. It also examines our current four blood moon cycle - and its possible meaning for Israel, the Middle East and the world
Little House on the Prairie: A Merry Ingalls Christmas [DVD + Digital]
Manufacturer: Lions Gate
Brand: HarperCollins Christian Pub.
Includes two heartwarming episodes from Little House on the Prairie, available remastered and in their original version for the first time since the TV broadcast: Christmas At Plum Creek & A Christmas They'll Never Forget. This all new holiday release comes restored for optimal picture and sound quality, available on DVD and Digital HD.
Join Bob, Larry and all the VeggieTales friends for God Made You Special â€“ a landmark collection of stories that help kids learn that they are special just the way God made them. In "Dave & the Giant Pickle," a shepherd boy realizes that little guys can do big things too. A trip to outer space helps the Veggies learn to appreciate the differences in others in "The Gourds Must Be Crazy." In "A Snoodleâ€™s Tale," a self-conscious Snoodle realizes that he is uniquely made and all the Veggies are reminded that each one of us is special in the all-new "Bobâ€™s Vacation." Filled with laughs, music, over 75 minutes of fun and lots of surprises, God Made You Special is sure to be a favorite of VeggieTales fans everywhere!
To deal with the leprosy problem in the Hawaiian Islands in 1872, sufferers were relentlessly exiled to Molokai, a barren isle off the coast. There they lived in miserable surroundings, abandoned by the outside world. To alleviate their fate, Father Damien was the first priest to go to Molokai. His bishop's last words were that "he must not touch anyone." Little by little, Damien earned the trust of the lepers, and eventually, his appeals for nuns and supplies resonated throughout the world, much to the displeasure of his superiors. Even when Damien got sick himself, his energy did not abate, and he carried on working for the well-being of his "fellow lepers" to the end. When he crumbled during Mass, he was taken to his own hospital to die. All the residents gathered at the entrance to pray for their Father... DVD FEATURES: Languages: English Subtitles: English **NO SPANISH AVAILABLE** Viewing Format: Fullscreen Sound: Bonus Material: Chapter titles for easy scene access -Theatrical trailer and "The Making of Molokai" -Biographical information on leading actors