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Samuel Morris: African Missionary to North America

May 8, 2012

Dove Approved for All Ages

Samuel Morris was born in a small village in South Africa. His birth name was Price Kaboo, and he was the son of the tribe chief. He did not live a life of royal treatment, and he worked hard within his tribe and tribal neighbors. God made himself known to Samuel, who had no knowledge of who God [...]

Torchlighters: The Gladys Aylward Story

September 27, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Gladys Aylward Story" has to be seen to be appreciated. The diminutive woman, approximately five feet tall, was called by God to go to China. She became a missionary and helped over 100 orphans escape through the war-torn country. She is portrayed as an unassuming and humble woman in this [...]

Torchlighters: The John Bunyan Story

July 26, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The John Bunyan Story" is the account of the man who gave us "Pilgrim's Progress" and who refused to stop preaching Christ even if it meant going to prison. Which it did! This interesting animated feature starts off with a scene of Pilgrim standing up to the dragon in "Pilgrim's Progress," but [...]

Torchlighters: Samuel Morris

July 26, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Samuel Morris Story" is an intriguing, animated biography of a young man who meets God and can't tell enough people about his Heavenly Father. The story takes place in Liberia, Africa, in 1883. Known as Kaboo, the son of a tribal chief, he and his people are oppressed by another tribe. Kaboo [...]

Torchlighters: The Augustine Story

July 26, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

"The Augustine Story" is an insightful look at the man who started out as a patriotic Roman, only to have an encounter with Christ. This resulted in his using his intellect for God's glory. He went on to write over 500 sermons, 113 books and treatises, and over 200 letters. His works included "The [...]

Torchlighters: The William Booth Story

July 26, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The William Booth Story" may surprise people because Booth had more difficulties in life than some might guess. He lived in London's East End, a very rough part of the city. The story opens in 1861. We see people eating from garbage cans, and a lot of men drink and love to watch the fights. Booth [...]

Torchlighters: The Amy Carmichael Story

July 26, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Amy Carmichael Story" does a wonderful job showing just how remarkable this compassionate woman of faith was. Working in India as a missionary, she reaches many souls but God has more for her to do. When a girl named Preena is offered to the heathen temple, she eventually escapes and pleads [...]

Torchlighters: The Perpetua Story

July 26, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Perpetua Story" is an amazing narrative about strength in the face of adversity. The story takes place in Carthage, North Africa, in AD 203. Perpetua has a child and her father, Lucius Vibia, persists in trying to get her to recant her Christian faith so she is not harmed, perhaps even killed, [...]

Torchlighters: The Richard Wurmbrand Story

July 5, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Richard Wurmbrand Story" is the amazing account of a man who stood for his faith no matter the cost. It was Richard Wurmbrand who made this statement: "A faith that can be destroyed by suffering is not faith." Richard stands for Christ during the time when Communism came to his home country [...]

Amy Carmichael: Mother to the Motherless

September 21, 2010

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

A brave young woman, Amy Carmichael became a missionary to India in the early 1900s. She labored tirelessly at great risk to herself, as she fought to rescue young girls from unspeakable evil in this land she loved. She told the true story of the challenges she and other missionaries faced in India [...]