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Kendrick Brothers, a movie, and the famed NRB dessert social

Lifeway hosted the scheduled Nashville Faith in Film Breakfast Club meeting as a part of ‪#‎NRB‬16 week. The speakers this month were filmmakers Alex and Stephen Kendrick whose second film, “Facing the Giants,” gave them more public exposure when it unexpectedly landed in the Top 10 the week it opened. They shared stories, beginning with …Read more »


A Tribute to Russell Wolfe – A Champion for Faith-based Films

God's Not Dead Pure Flix Producer Russell Wolfe dies from ALS

Russell Wolfe, managing partner of PureFlix Entertainment, lost his battle with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) on May 27, 2015. Diagnosed in late 2013, Russell became a staunch advocate for others with this debilitating disease, while continuing to encourage all to keep their faith in Christ and their hope for a cure. Russell was quoted in …Read more »


Duck Dynasty Wives Hit the Conference Stage Together in “Heart to Home Conference”

These popular reality stars have become international celebrities from the moment a television show about their bearded duck hunting husbands, Duck Dynasty on A&E, captured the attention and hearts of people everywhere. The Women of Duck Commander are using their platform to speak on a subject very dear to them at the inaugural “Heart to Home Women’s Conference” …Read more »


10th CWIMA National Conference

The 10th Christian Women in Media (CWIMA) National Conference will be held April 3-5, 2014 in Dallas. Women who work within the field of media and entertainment will be traveling from across the nation to be a part of this yearly opportunity to learn from their peers, hear inspiring messages, be encouraged and rejuvenated, and …Read more »


2014 NRB Convention Ramps up Opportunities for Film Industry

The NRB (National Religious Broadcasters) Convention in Nashville, TN is coming up, and I am excited for the opportunity to attend. This international event that networks thousands of Christian communicators is the “don’t miss” event on the Christian communicator’s calendar. NRB will last Feb. 22-25 and is filled with a plethora of speakers, film screenings, …Read more »


The “Marriage Retreat” special edition on DVD on August 14, 2012

“The Marriage Retreat” Special Edition DVD will to be released on August 14, 2012. This Pure Flix film tackles serious marriage issues in a comical yet heartfelt way. Two of the film’s couples are actually married, Producer/Actor David A.R. White and Andrea Logan White and Executive Producer/ActorAnna Zielinski and Matthew Florida. Much of the characters’ stories mirror Anna Zielinski and Matthew Florida’s own marriage …Read more »



ICVM Catalyst Conference – Day 2

Day 2 of the International Christian Visual Media Catalyst Conference (ICVM) was an exciting one. Lots of great seminars, including evangelist Luis Bush, writer and filmmaker Bart Gavigan, and filmmaker Bill Muir and many others. Bart Gavigan known for “End of the Spear” and “Luther,” taught on “The Thriller Genre” where he gave tips to …Read more »


ICVM Catalyst Conference – Day 1

The 2012 International Christian Visual Media Catalyst Conference (ICVM) is in full swing. Held at the Double Tree Hotel/Sea World in Orlando, Florida, the conference runs from July 10-13. I arrived on Monday evening, just in time for the Ice Cream Social for international and early arrivers. It was great seeing everyone, but as fun …Read more »


Christian Movie Connect Gears Up for the 37th ICVM International Conference

Christian Movie Connect (CMC), an online Christian video podcast hosted by film producer and media personality Cheryl Ariaz Wicker will be bringing an up close and personal look into the 37th Annual ICVM International Conference. This event will be held at the DoubleTree/Seaworld Hotel in Orlando, Florida from July 16 – 18, 2012. CMC will …Read more »


From the page to the big screen: Getting to know Richard Paul Evans

Richard Paul Evans, "Michael Vey" author

Best-selling author Richard Paul Evans is no stranger to Hollywood and is best known for “The Christmas Box” that was also made into a movie of the same title in 1995. The made for TV movie starred Emmy-award winning actor Richard Thomas and Hollywood legend Maureen O’Hara. To date, over 14 million copies of all …Read more »