Entertainment

It's Thanksgiving Weekend - The Perfect Time to Nominate Family Members or Friends for Longest Married Couple Project - Sponsored by Worldwide Marriage Encounter

Entertainment11/21/2017 4:15:00 AM
Contact: Dick & Diane Baumbach, Worldwide Marriage Encounter, 321-544-3440, dickanddiane66@bellsouth.net SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Nov. 21, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Nominations continue to come to be received from all over the country for the Longest Married Couple Project sponsored by Worldwide Marriage Encounter (WWME), the original faith-based marriage enrichment program in this country. The project honors one national winner and winners from each of the 50 states and U.S. ter Source: Worldwide Marriage Encounter

Faith-Based Movie has AR-15 Giveaway

Entertainment11/21/2017 4:16:00 AM
Contact: Dr. J. Patrick Johnston, 740-453-9173, TheReliantMovie@yahoo.com DRESDEN, Ohio, Nov. 21, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- It's almost like the makers of The Reliant want to be controversial. Faith-based filmmaker and family practice physician Dr. Johnston has produced a full feature action movie starring Kevin Sorbo (Hercules), Brian Bosworth (The Longest Yard), and Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight), and to promote the movie they're giving away an AR-15. He personally owns the DPM Source: Fervent House Media

Mike Rowe's Popular TV Series 'Somebody's Gotta Do It' to Join TBN Lineup Starting December 2nd

Entertainment11/20/2017 5:54:00 AM
Contact: Paige Collins, 615-934-4162, paige@iconmediagroup.com   LOS ANGELES, Nov. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- TBN announces it will repurpose content from Mike Rowe's popular TV show, "Somebody's Gotta Do It", to air on the network beginning Saturday, December 2nd. The network will feature 13 half-hour episodes in its first season, with plans for more. "Somebody's Gotta Do It" will air at 9 p.m. ET following "Huckabee."   The show, which orig Source: Icon Media Group

'Extraordinary' -- Shari Rigby, Leland Klassen, Karen Abercrombie and Kirk Cameron Star in the Uplifting Story About Marriage, Family and Reconciliation

Entertainment11/20/2017 5:43:05 AM
Available on DVD and Digital on January 16, 2018, From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment   Contact: Tracy Pence, Icon Media Group, tracy@iconmediagroup.com; Jennifer Willingham, Icon Media Group, jennifer@iconmediagroup.com   UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Nov. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Based on the real-life events of acclaimed ultra-marathoner David Horton and his wife Nancy, Extraordinary is coming to DVD, Digital and On Demand on January 16, 2018, from Universal Pictures H Source: Icon Media Group

World's Largest Museum Dedicated to the Bible Marks Grand Opening in US Capital

Entertainment11/17/2017 1:10:00 PM
Contact: Michelle Farmer, 770-813-0000 WASHINGTON, Nov. 17, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- One day before Museum of the Bible opens to the public, a diverse group of faith and secular leaders from around the world gathered at the eight-story, 430,000-square-foot museum in Washington to dedicate the newest museum in the nation's capital in front of a standing-room-only crowd. Those joining in the celebration in the museum's 472-seat, technologically advanced World Stage Theater included Cardi Source: DeMoss

Pope Francis Rebukes Climate Change Deniers, Calls for Health Care to be Untied to Finances

Entertainment11/16/2017 9:06:04 AM
Timely book looks at Pope Francis' views on the environment and the poor Contact: Kevin Wandra, 404-788-1276, KWandra@CarmelCommunications.com OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Pope Francis today issued a message to a meeting on implementing the Paris accord, calling on the negotiators not to fall for the "perverse attitudes" of those who deny the science behind global warming. He also urged lawmakers at a different meeting of medical associations to untie health c Source: Carmel Communications

Dan Brown's Bestseller 'Origin' Perfect Backdrop for Fr. Aloysius Cause

Entertainment11/16/2017 6:30:01 AM
Contact: Joseph Gallagher, 858-354-6606 LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Dan Brown's recent bestseller "Origin" is a perfect backdrop for an upcoming sainthood inquiry. "Origin" begins in a museum in Bilbao, the Diocese where Father Aloysius Ellacuria, CMF was born in 1905. In Brown's recent novel, a former Garabandal promoter, Clemente Dominguez, becomes the leader of a group within the Catholic Church that does not accept the present pope, the new Mass, and refor Source: Friends of Fr. Aloysius

A Crisis of Faith in Healthcare? Award-Winning Documentary 'Your Health: A Sacred Matter' Airing on WORLD PBS Stations Nationwide

Entertainment11/16/2017 4:00:00 AM
Contact: Susan O'Hora, 703-862-7546 POTOMAC, Md., Nov. 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- There is a crisis in our healthcare system and it is not declining reimbursement rates or bureaucratic interference. Our healthcare system may be suffering from a crisis of faith. The documentary "Your Health: A Sacred Matter" (yourhealthasacredmatter.com/) investigates this crisis from the perspective of patients and medical professionals. The film is airing on the WORLD public television channel at 8 Source: Auteur Productions Ltd.

Russ Busby, Longtime Billy Graham Photographer, Passes Away

Entertainment11/15/2017 9:52:05 AM
Contact: Erik Ogren, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 704-577-2109, eogren@bgea.orgCHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Russ Busby, who spent six decades traveling the world as evangelist Billy Graham's photographer, passed away yesterday at his son's home in California following a long illness. He was 86.Busby joined the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in 1956 when Graham held a Crusade in Oklahoma City, Okla. Busby managed a local photography stud Source: Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

Activity Ark Helps Families Set Sail on Fun Voyage of Faith

Entertainment11/15/2017 8:08:00 AM
Innovative 'Sunday School in a box' offers creative and convenient help for parents wanting to introduce their children to lessons from the Bible Contact: Ty Mays, 770-256-8710, tmays@inchristcommunications.com NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Busy parents looking for help with nourishing their children's spiritual development can now find it in an innovative, fun-filled "Sunday School in a box" collection delivered direct to their home.   Source: InChrist Communications

New York Cardinal Endorses New Web Resource for Pastoral Care of Same-sex Attracted Persons

Entertainment11/15/2017 6:09:00 AM
Contact: Kevin Wandra, Carmel Communications, 404-788-1276, KWandra@CarmelCommunications.com; Ann Schneible, Courage International, 203-916-1156, communications@couragerc.org NORWALK, Conn., Nov. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- A new website aimed at offering an array of resources for persons involved in the pastoral care of men and women who experience same-sex attractions (SSA) has been launched by Courage & EnCourage International, the Catholic Church's officially recognized ministry in Source: Carmel Communications

Matthew Kelly Releases New Book on the Rosary for Fatima Centennial Celebration

Entertainment11/15/2017 6:08:00 AM
Rediscover the Rosary: The Modern Power of an Ancient Prayer By Matthew Kelly Contact: Kristen Whalen, 888-618-5253, kwhalen@beaconpublishinginc.com NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- "God wants to put things in order. He wants to rearrange our priorities. If we let him, we will be happier than we ever thought possible in this lifetime, and finally then we will come to know the peace for which we all yearn, but so few of us ever find. Our Catholic spirituality Source: Beacon Publishing

Petition Launched to Reprimand Bill Maher

Entertainment11/15/2017 5:03:01 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bill Donohue comments on the Catholic League's response to what Bill Maher said on his last show: As we pointed out this week, Bill Maher unleashed a vile assault on Christians, singling out Catholics, on his November 10 HBO show, "Real Time with Bill Maher."  After discussing an offensive remark made by Alabama state au Source: Catholic League

Is There a Catholic Alternative to Mindfulness?

Entertainment11/15/2017 3:53:03 AM
Contact: Susan Brinkmann, 215-983-9701, sbrinkmann@womenofgrace.com PERKAISE, Penn., Nov. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Once relegated to the obscure confines of Buddhist temples, the new mindfulness revolution has become one of the hottest psycho-spiritual movements of our time. It's practiced by people of all ages, from all walks of life, for everything from gaining self-awareness and inner calm to treating PTSD and other anxiety disorders. But what exactly is it? Where does it com Source: Avila Foundation

Palau, Legacy Film Based on the Life of Luis Palau, to be Distributed Theatrically in October 2018

Entertainment11/14/2017 7:06:00 AM
Contact: Julia Bonner, 615-838-9092, Julia@pierce-pr.com PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Luis Palau Association, Ollawood Productions and Rivka Entertainment Group announced today the forthcoming release of Palau, a legacy film based on the life of international evangelist Luis Palau. The feature-length film is set to be distributed in theaters across North America, South America, and Spain in October 2018. A story of relentless grit, motivational strength and hu Source: Luis Palau Association