writer: Timothy Ratajczak

Samson

February 16, 2018

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

It's a dark time in the nation of Israel, and the book of Judges (which is arguably the goriest and most horrific of all biblical books), tells the story of Israel's downward spiral into chaos after the death of their previous leaders, Moses and Joshua. For those of you unfamiliar with the story [...]

Open My Eyes

May 5, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Open My Eyes" is a powerful and dramatic film that shows what God can do in the lives of people, and that no one is beyond the reach of God's grace. Paul Sanders is a well-known photographer who drinks a lot, takes pills, and has a massive ego. He is into beautiful women, too. But it is a [...]

The Book of Esther

June 4, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is a wonderful telling of the story of Queen Esther, the woman who saved the Jewish race. This movie chronicles how she saved the Jews from the plot of the advisor to the King of Persia, the evil Haman (Thaao Penghlis). The King, Xerxes (played by Joel Smallbone), vanquishes Queen Vashti [...]

Encounter

May 3, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

What would you do if you found yourself in a diner and the proprietor told you he was Jesus? This story brings five people face to face with our Lord. He tells each one of them about their life, what He wants for them, and what they need to do. But do they believe and are they truly listening? [...]

Sarahs Choice

November 17, 2009

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This story focuses on a young woman named Sarah who is up for a promotion. She has an immature boyfriend named Matt who is managing to hold down a job by working for his uncle. Sarah's life seems organized and planned until she learns she is going to have Matt's baby. Matt is stunned and Sarah [...]

Hidden Secrets

November 7, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a powerful movie. The plot deals with forgiveness and real-life heartaches such as losing a loved one or friend, and broken romances. In contrast to the forgiveness the characters display to one another, it realistically depicts an over-zealous woman who condemns others for their lifestyle [...]