Genre Archives: Inspirational

Trailer Made

July 3, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Trailer Made" is a movie that will fuel the imagination! It features the dreams and imaginations of two boys, Daniel and Asanda. The setting is Africa, and one of the "pure imagination" scenes features a lion charging a car! Daniel is going to portray a lion in his school play, and he desires to [...]

Camp New: Humble Pie

June 6, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Camp New: Humble Pie" is a hoot! It involves some outlandish pranks and jokes from the campers, while they focus on God's love and word. As Penny Baker (Nicole Mauck) states, love never fails. The campers deal with various issues and one of the issues is humility. Archer Ace (Chad Goodwin), thinks [...]

Orphaned Courage

May 6, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Orphaned Courage" is an interesting story about a father's dying wish for his son Elliot to find his other son, Isaac, who was taken from them, actually kidnapped, early in life. The father, a mixed martial arts fighter and champion, wants Isaac to be redeemed and brought back into the family, so [...]

Coming Home

April 1, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Coming Home" is an inspirational film about a spiritual journey. John has lost his way. As a boy, he longed for his workaholic (and alcoholic) dad to be home with him at Christmastime. But sometime later the physical abuse he suffered became too much. Now, years later, John is a married, [...]

Come to the Garden on Stage

December 20, 2016

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Come to the Garden on Stage" is an inspiring story told by author Jennifer Wilder Morgan. Scenes of various gardens are seen on a screen, and the gardens are barren or blooming, based on what is going on in her life at the time. The audience responds as she gives this live performance about, [...]

Fix It Boys

March 14, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

Ben Junk is a counselor at a Christian camp. When he leaves a note for his brother Cricket to meet him down by the trail, Cricket is not too happy with it, but he goes. When the boys meet up, Ben tells Cricket that he is taking everyone, including Cricket, camping down by the river. When Ben, [...]

In God’s Time

April 4, 2017

Dove Approved for 18+

"In God's Time" is a movie about the preciousness of time. It involves a bit of a fantasy plot, about a watch that shows the past and how important it is. It centers on five people and their situations. One man, a doctor, is losing his wife to cancer. It takes a toll on him and he turns to drinking [...]

Mr. Blue Sky

February 7, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Mr. Blue Sky" is a story of hope that focuses on a young woman named Andra Little (Ashley Ara Wolfe), who was born with Down Syndrome. She is verbally abused because of this handicap, and she has to stand up for herself to others. She is an intelligent young woman, who earns her associate degree. [...]

Beyond Pain: Job, Jesus, and Joy (Book)

July 26, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

I highly recommend Maureen Pratt’s book "Beyond Pain: Job, Jesus and Joy" for those who suffer from chronic illness and/or pain. In three easy-to-read sections, the author delves into the things we can learn from studying the suffering of both Jesus and Job. She also offers practical advice and [...]