What does it mean to be Christian in today’s world? Who is the Holy Spirit? How do you become a Christian? These are all tough questions for adults to answer for themselves, let alone find the words to explain them to children. 365 Bible Answers for Curious Kids sets out to help children explore the […]

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Martin Smith was a part of the band, Delirious for nearly two decades. Together, they created such hits as, “I Could Sing of Your Love Forever,” “Shout to the North,” and “Majesty (Here I Am).” After the band disbanded in 2009, Martin became a solo artist. Risen interviewed Smith to talk about how he got […]

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Anastasia Brown calls the soundtrack, “The gift that keeps on giving after you see the film.” As a music supervisor who has worked on several Hollywood films and television series which have garnered her Grammy and Oscar nominations, she couldn’t imagine not being a part of the movie, The Shack, because it had impacted her […]

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Life Experience Creates Passion to Produce Entertaining and Inspirational Family Films Up Close with David A.R. White & Andrea Logan White He’s from an ultra-conservative farm home in Kansas where his dad was a Mennonite pastor. She’s from a broken home where she felt invisible and low self-esteem turned into a life-threatening eating disorder. He went to Hollywood […]

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The AMERICAN DREAM STILL AT REACH Brian Buffini Shares The Emigrant Edge At nineteen years of age, Brian Buffini had just hopped on the wildest ride of his life. He was positive he had gotten into the line for the “American Dream.” Somehow the signs had been switched and he found himself in some sort of nightmare. […]

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Iraq, ISIS, and Understanding Culture Mark Foreman and Joel Parker Tell the Story of A Forgotten Hope America today has grown in ways technologically never imagined. It’s more racially diverse, great strides have been made in medicine and health, and overall there is hope, but it is also politically polarized and unpredictable. Terrorism is present, and many […]

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From picking cotton and starting a business in his garage to running a billion-dollar company, all with a passion for God, David Green has experienced first-hand the secret the Apostle Paul refers to in Philippians 4:12-13, “I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I […]

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A Talent for Taste & Design Even at a young age, Tessa Huff loved the arts. Whether through her many hours in dance, music or theater, she grew to appreciate all. So when health reasons prevented her from continuing in dance in her mid-twenties, it’s not surprising that she discovered another creative expression through culinary […]

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Singer-songwriter-actor Moriah Peters stars in Because of Graćia. The twenty-four-year-old never even auditioned for the film, but instead was discovered by director Tom Simes after he watched an I Am Second, YouTube video that featured her. Despite being her first film, Simes cast Peters to star in the title role of Graćia – a girl […]

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No Greater Love is the first theatrical documentary filmed on location by an active duty military officer. Chaplain Justin Roberts, who produced the film, served in the 101st Airborne in the Korengal Valley of Afghanistan – one of the most embedded strongholds of the Taliban. Chaplain Roberts is known by many for his humility and […]

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