Based on the actual story of Chiefess Kapiolani, who climbed into an explosive volcano to display her newfound faith and usher in a new era in Hawaii.
A charming fisherman who has become engulfed in debt. A disturbed lady battling her own demons. A youthful tax collector who has been shunned by his peers. A religious leader who is doubting his own religion.
When God adds him as a Facebook friend, an atheist’s world is flipped upside down.
Jacques “Vincent Lindon” is a French journalist that works for a prominent regional newspaper. The Vatican notices his reputation as an unbiased investigator and hires him to chair a group to investigate the credibility of a holy apparition in a tiny French village—a real canonical probe. He encounters Anna, a young novitiate who claims to have personally encountered an apparition of the Virgin Mary, when he arrives.
Reverend Ernst Toller is the pastor of the ancient First Reformed Church in upstate New York, and he is 46 years old. Abundant Life, which owns the church and oversees a modern self-named five thousand seat church overseen by Reverend Joel Jeffers, views it as a “tourist” church or “souvenir shop” (its historical significance partly due to it being a stop on the underground railroad before the slaves crossed into Canada).
A church was demolished. The congregation became silent. A romance had come to an end. Even in the deepest valleys of life, a little spark may provide hope and healing. Hadleigh University officials exploit a devastating fire to force the congregation off campus, compelling the church to defend its rights and bringing estranged brothers together for a reunion that awakens old scars and compels them to face the reasons that drove them apart.
Jenny is a devout Christian who works as a hospice nurse and cares deeply for her patients. Jenny is faced with the fragility of her own faith when her unbelieving friend Autumn is admitted to hospice care. She must now discover what it takes to love her buddy as Christ would. They were torn apart by a decision. It will now require an inconceivable sacrifice to bring them back together.
When one high school teacher is asked any question about Jesus in class, she responds in a way that gets her into serious difficulty.
An award-winning investigative reporter and outspoken atheist who uses his well-honed journalistic and legal talents to debunk his wife’s newfound Christian beliefs… with surprising, life-altering consequences.
Following the kidnapping and suspected death of Mackenzie Allen Phillips’ youngest daughter, Missy, Mack receives a letter, which he believes is from God, requesting that he return to The Shack, where Missy may have been killed. After some thought, he leaves his house to visit The Shack for the first time since Missy’s kidnapping, where he has an experience that would permanently impact his life.