Meet the men and women who shaped Baptist history and discover the theology, context, splits, and controversies that forged the largest Protestant group in America in this colorful issue of Christian History.
Around the twelfth century, a fresh wind blew across Medieval Europe, bringing the Scripture to ordinary lay people through traveling preachers and new translations. Many were inspired to commit their whole selves to seek and to serve God while remaining in the world rather than join religious orders. Let the prayers and devotion of Margery, Thomas, Catherine, Lawrence and many others inspire you toward a deeper faith in this issue of Christian History.
This is the Christmas edition of Season 4: DVD 1, "Heart of Faith." The Christmas edition includes special Christmas bonus content including the Christmas behind-the-scenes bonus feature: "A Christmas Closer Look with When Calls the Heart."
After a rocky divorce, Caroline Giblin and her reluctant daughter set out for her hometown of Mayville just in time for Christmas. Caroline finds that not much has changed back home, including her one-time fiancé Clay Traynor, who is as stubborn as ever. When Caroline and Clay discover a young boy named William squatting in the basement of her grandmother's former house, Caroline wants to let him stay, but Clay is reluctant and secretly contacts the authorities, causing the two to return to their old, bickering ways.
Starring Hayden Panettiere & Ally Walker Bah! Humbug! Susan Stone is definitely what you'd call a modern-day scrooge. Out of nowhere, a cheerful, carefree seven-year-old girl named Suzie helps the adult Susan rediscover and recapture the love of life that she's lost.
The made-for-television version of Johanna Spyri's family classic. Heidi (Jennifer Edwards), a young orphan girl, is sent to live with her grandfather (Michael Redgrave) in the beautiful Swiss Alps. The gruff and bitter old man views Heidi at first as an ill-mannered child and an unwanted responsibility, but he soon becomes quite attached to her.
Newly widowed Regina finds herself being pursued through the streets of Paris by three men seeking the fortune her murdered husband had stolen from them. She meets a charming and helpful stranger, but his motives are unclear, and she doesn't know whether she can trust him. This timeless classic will keep you guessing until the very end.
Based on the best-selling book, this film is a heart-warming classic. Combining adventure, suspense, tragedy and faith, it tells the story of a boy and his dogs growing up in the majestic Ozark Mountains, and the love between parents, children and grandfather. A movie filled with God's grandeur. Starring James Whitmore and Beverly Garland.
Rob Petrie (Dick Van Dyke), a writer for the fictitious television comedy, The Alan Brady Show, is in the business of jokes. As Petrie works alongside fellow writers, Sally (Rose Marie) and Buddy (Morey Amsterdam), and pompous producer Melvin Cooley (Richard Deacon), the humor of the show overflows into their own lives. While trying to create a top-notch comedy, Petrie and his cohorts, as well as his wife, Laura (Mary Tyler Moore), must deal with everyday problems both at work and at home. It’s wholesome TV comedy for the entire family!