History

  • Azusa Street Project

    Movie

    In 1906, William J. Seymour, a one-eyed black pastor from Louisiana, son of a slave, journeyed by train from Houston to Los Angeles, only to be locked out of the church that sent for him.

    He turned to prayer and God's answer was The Azusa Street Revival. It shook the foundations of the church, s...

  • Come Before Winter: Dietrich Bonhoeffer

    Movie

    Come Before Winter tells the true story of two longtime foes of Adolf Hitler: propagandist Sefton Delmer and Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer. During the dying days of the Third Reich these two men, in very different ways helped bring about the fall of Hitler's regime. In Germany, Bonhoeffer spoke bol...

  • Boundless Salvation - William Booth and the Salvation Army

    1 season

    This four-part documentary explores the history of The Salvation Army. Host John Cleary traces the path of this powerful movement from its origins to the present day. Learn how The Salvation Army became a force for both gospel evangelism and social change. Meet the movement's founders, William an...

  • A Man Named Martin

    3 seasons

    Martin Luther courageously stood against unbiblical teaching and sounded the clarion call of salvation by grace through faith. With iron willed resolve he refused to back down in the face of public abuse and threats on his life. Beginning with Luther’s nailing of his 95 Theses to the church door ...

  • History of Christianity

    1 season

    This is a survey course designed to further stimulate your curiosity by providing glimpses of some of the pivotal events in the spread Christianity and sketches of great Christian figures who have significantly affected Christian history thereby shaping the history of the world.

  • Navajo Code Talkers of World War II

    Movie

    Navajo Code Talkers of WWII provides viewers with highly personal insights from a group of Native American war heroes regarding their service on behalf of the United States and the Navajo Nation. The secret code these marines developed based on the unwritten Navajo language was never broken, givi...

  • KJV: The Making of The King James Bible

    Movie

    The year 2011 marked the 400th anniversary of the creation of the King James Bible, arguably the greatest piece of English Literature ever produced. King James had an uncanny love of beautiful things, including language to stir the soul. With several inferior English translations in use across th...

  • We The People: The Character Of A Nation

    1 season

    Travel back in time through the eyes of America's unsung patriots to experience the trials and victories that have formed our nation's destiny and secured the blessings of liberty for future generations.

    The character of a nation is defined by the collective achievements of its people - ordinary...

  • This Changed Everything

    1 season

    This Changed Everything: 500 Years of the Reformation celebrates the fruits of the Reformation while exploring difficult questions about the cost of division: Could schism have been avoided? Is there hope for reunification? What did Jesus really mean when He prayed for His followers to be "one"?
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  • Making Choices: The Dutch Resistence in World War II

    Movie

    Explore the dramatic wartime lives of four Dutch citizens who took a stand to protect Jews and resist the overwhelming power of the Nazis during World War II. This inspiring documentary tells their stories of fear and courage, danger and faith as they put their lives on the line to do what they ...

  • Heroes: Saving Jewish Lives from the Nazis

    Movie

    The residents of the Plateau du Vivarais, a remote region in the French countryside, stood up against the occupying Nazis and their French collaborators by giving sanctuary to those fleeing persecution during World War II. These French citizens refused to see oppressed individuals as anything ot...

  • People of Faith

    1 season

    s America now or has it ever been a Christian Nation?
    What is the meaning of separation of church and state?
    How can the church be a faithful Gospel witness in a pluralistic society?
    What will the church look like in the future?

    People of Faith: Christianity in America brings perspective to the...

  • World War 1 Military Chaplains

    1 season

    Military chaplains, men of faith serving in World War I, found themselves facing the gruesome reality of modern warfare. Serving side by side with soldiers in the trenches, chaplains became essential to the spiritual and psychological needs of those under their care.

    This four-part series takes ...

  • We Were There

    Movie

    We Were There captures the voices of America’s greatest generation, as they share their stories of duty, service, and responsibility during World War II. While the tumultuous global events of the early 1940’s provide the backdrop for this film, it is the men and women recalling their personal sto...

  • Operation Dynamo

    Movie

    The year was 1940....Winston Churchill had just become Prime Minister when Germany launched their attack westward—and the nightmare of a second world war became a reality. The British Expeditionary Force had been deployed to France in order to stave off an invasion, but they soon found themselves...

  • Proof Through the Night

    Movie

    "Oh Say, Can You See...?" In the 200 years since Francis Scott Key first wrote those words on the back of a letter they have inspired millions. The hope and joy expressed in the American National Anthem are so moving that more than five million people signed petitions for its official adoption. Y...

  • Lost Legacy Reclaimed

    1 season

    Lost Legacy Reclaimed is a docudrama series about the early Christian Church in North Africa, its great leaders, teachers, and martyrs. Meet these faithful Christians from the first five centuries of church history who set a high standard for future generations by sacrificing for Jesus Christ dur...

  • Magna Carta Unlocked

    1 season

    The Magna Carta is widely regarded as a foundational text of the British legal system and of the U.S. Constitution. As an essential guarantor of basic freedoms Magna Carta has inspired imitators across ages and across continents. To what extent is it right to see the Great Charter as a fount of f...

  • A History of Christian Worship

    1 season

    A History of Christian Worship: Ancient Ways, Future Paths is a six-part series that explores centuries of worship practices, as seen through the eyes of Protestant, Catholic and Orthodox churches and discussed by leading voices from a cross-section of the Christian community. From scripture, ser...

  • Following the Footsteps of the Swiss Reformation

    This documentary takes us to the fascinating places where the Reformation took place in Switzerland, a nation where two major streams of Protestantism were born.

    We’ll explore Zurich where Huldrych Zwingli ignited the Swiss reformation in the beautiful Grossmünster Church. We’ll see the town ha...

  • Trial and Testimony of the Early Church: From Christ to Constantine

    1 season

    One of the most popular series from the Christian history collection. This gripping series of six half-hour programs, produced in consultation with an international team of scholars, takes you to the actual locations to show what the early church was like, how it spread, and the persecution it e...

  • Bless You Prison
    Movie + 1 extra

    Bless You Prison

    Movie + 1 extra

    The true story of Nicoleta Valery Grossu's amazing survival in a Romanian Communist prison camp and how faith in the Lord enabled her to transcend the relentless cruelty.

    It was an experience unspeakably brutal. To be taken away from home and thrown in jail without any trial. To be interrogated ...

  • Torchlighters
    2 seasons

    Torchlighters

    2 seasons

    The Torchlighters is an ongoing series of animated programs with strong values and educational content for youth ages 8-12. Each Torchlighters episode presents the story of a true-life hero from Christian history. Kids will see what God can do through a "Torchlighter" and will be challenged to ca...

  • Reformation Overview

    1 season

    These six half-hour programs vividly bring to life the Reformation, its colorful leaders, and history-shaping turning points.