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Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture.

by John W. Kennedy on BeliefNet

Chonda PierceStreaming: Cinedigm’s Dove Channel is the home of the original comedy series Chonda Pierce Presents: Stand-Up For Families.

In three one-hour editions,  the popular comedian (who also happens to be Christian) displays her trademark combination of fierce wit and southern charm as she plays host other family-friendly comedians including Bone Hampton, Brad Stine, PJ Walsh, Nazareth, Joby Saad, Michael Joiner, Taylor Mason, Anthony Griffith, Sandi Joy, Kay Dodd, Lisa Mills, Chinnitta Morris, Cleto Rodriguez, Michael Jr., and Rik Roberts.

Taped in Nashville,the show is meant to be a safe haven for to safely enjoy together without worrying about offensive language or subject matter.  Like all content streamed on  Dove Channel, the show The Dove Foundation’s Seal of Approval.

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Going Places: How A West Michigan Family Navigates Hollywood

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Jolie Ledford is, in many ways, a typical Midwestern preteen girl, right down to the sprinkling of freckles on her cheeks. In fact she reminds me a lot of my own preteen girl. As she sits across from me and we chat, she smiles almost constantly. She’s goofy without being entirely self-conscious. Loves horses, despite […]

David A.R. White is Excited about “God’s Not Dead 2”

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Recently I had a chance to sit down with one of the producers and actors of the new film “God’s Not Dead 2” and he had some interesting things to say about the film and decisions that went into making this sequel. Dove: “God’s Not Dead 2” is even better than the first one! David: […]

Interview with David Oyelowo star of CAPTIVE

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Dove: How did you get your start in acting? David: “To be honest, at the age of 15, I had a huge crush on my pastor’s daughter. One day she asked me if I’d like to be part of the church theater group. I eagerly agreed, and leaned later that she invited me because the […]

Timothy Mahoney, Writer/Producer/Director of “Patterns of Evidence: Exodus”

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Patterns of Evidence: Exodus is an award-winning documentary by filmmaker Timothy Mahoney that chronicles an in-depth archaeological investigation in Egypt as his team attempts to corroborate the biblical text. The film explores one fundamental question: Is there evidence that the Exodus story actually happened? Dove: Tim, tell us about your journey to make ‘Patterns of […]

Curtis Riskey, President, Christian Booksellers Association

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Dove: Christian Retail has faced a number of recent challenges, especially concerning the transition from physical goods to digital media. Where do you see the replacement of declining revenue to retailers coming from in the future? Curtis: A lot of people think the world is going digital. In fact, I have data that show otherwise. […]

Writer/ Director Chris Dowling and Actor David DeSanctis speak with The Dove Foundation about “Where Hope Grows”,

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by Edwin L. Carpenter, Senior Film Reviewer – The Dove Foundation Where Hope Grows is a faith-based film opening May 15, and it features strong directing from Writer/Director Chris Dowling, as well as a powerful performance from David DeSanctis, who plays a character with Down Syndrome named “Produce”, because he works in the produce section […]