Blogs
enfrdeitptrues

Cheryl Gress Editor-in-Chief

1 minute reading time (297 words)

All Saints

Thank you Affirm Films for sending us this DVD to review!

All Saints tells the true story about the recently ordained pastor, Michael Spurlock, who takes over a church slated for closing in a few weeks. Michael used to be a corporate salesperson and he has a history of clashing with his bosses. After getting to know the twelve church members, he realizes that the All Saints church is a big part of their lives and closing it down may hurt them spiritually. On top of that, some Karen refugee farmers have started attending and their growing numbers quickly fill up the pews in the chapel.

Michael must again clash heads with those in authority over him as he refuses to cooperate with the building appraisers. To keep the church afloat, Michael proposes that they use the land for farming and the expertise of the refugees for maintaining it. The diocese reluctantly agrees to keep the church off of the market until after the first harvest.

The church members work together to plant and tend the fields. Farming is hard work and requires a lot of time and water and both of them are in short supply. Friendships, marriages, and people’s faith are tested and strained throughout this journey. I’ll leave the rest of the details for you to watch in this 108 minute film.

The credits show some neat pictures and stories of actual All Saints church members. It’s also great to see that some of them are in the film. This movie is rated PG and shows a bit of blood and violence. Most of the movie is family friendly and I recommend checking it out. The Blu-ray is available for less than $20 and the DVD is $16.99 on Amazon.

 


(Amazon Affiliate Link)

Jonathan Cain - Unsung Noel
All I Want For Christmas Is You

Related Posts

 

By accepting you will be accessing a service provided by a third-party external to https://www.christcenteredgamer.com/

Like us!

Donate

Please consider supporting our efforts.  Since we're a 501 C3 Non-Profit organization, your donations are tax deductible.

Twitter Feed

divinegames Not sure why today's #SistersRoyaleFiveSistersUnderFire #XboxOne @Twitch stream didn't pick up my headset microphon… https://t.co/RSguHEOL8s
20hreplyretweetfavorite
divinegames ccgr played Sisters Royale: Five Sisters Under Fire (Xbox One) in the last 24 hours https://t.co/tfhqqlqFzd #exophase
20hreplyretweetfavorite
divinegames Check out the @humble 20th Anniversary @DoubleFine Bundle - https://t.co/EuOquz4QHe (CCG Link)
22hreplyretweetfavorite

Ko-Fi

Latest Comments

Newsletter

About Us:

Christ Centered Gamer looks at video games from two view points. We analyze games on a secular level which will break down a game based on its graphics, sound, stability and overall gaming experience. If you’re concerned about the family friendliness of a game, we have a separate moral score which looks at violence, language, sexual content, occult references and other ethical issues.

S5 Box

Login

Register