Friday, September 30, 2011

Faithful Friday - "Courageous"

When films like this one come along, I think it would be wonderful for Christians to support it, especially on opening weekend! Let’s show Hollywood that this is the kind of movie we want for our families. And this one opens today (September 30th) in theatres.

Have you heard of it? It’s called “Courageous”. Maybe you’ve heard the song by Casting Crowns. If not, you really should hear it, so I’m including it here first. Just listen to those words. Wow! And it’s the theme song for the movie.

Here’s the synopsis for the movie.

Four men, one calling: To serve and protect. As law enforcement officers, they are confident and focused, standing up to the worst the streets can offer. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge they're ill prepared to tackle: fatherhood. When tragedy strikes home, these men are left wrestling with their hopes, their fears, their faith, and their fathering. Sherwood Pictures, creators of Fireproof, returns with this heartfelt, action-packed story. Protecting the streets is second nature to these law enforcement officers. Raising their children in a God-honoring way? That takes courage.

Since I haven’t seen it (yet), I really can’t say anymore about it, except that any movie that encourages husbands and dads to step up and be a wonderful role model and spiritual leader of the family is definitely the kind of movie I want for my family. It’s from the creators of Fireproof, and if you saw that, you know how good (and uplifting) it was! They also produced Flywheel and Facing the Giants. All of these were very good family films that deal with issues that families face these days.

We plan to see it this weekend. I encourage you to support this film and do yourself and your family a wonderful thing by going to see this movie!


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Be Blessed!
~ Tammy ~


Joy ~ Doodlebug ~ said...


I can't wait to see Courageous!

Thank you for your comment on my blog. I love the words that you used! Thank you for always reading and commenting on my blog and always participating in Faithful Fridays!

I love you! 8!

God bless you!

Joy :D

Wendi said...

We haven't been to the theatre in years. We will be going to see this Saturday afternoon. We hope to send the message to Hollywood that this is the kind of movie we are willing to spend money one. Hoping they get the hint and make more movies with less violence, language and better morals.

Pam said...

Our whole church is going after the evening service. Bought out a theater for it. Yes we need to support this church and show the world what kind of movies we really want.

Shelley said...

I saw the preview and I think it is going to send out a powerful message...blessings

Walking on Sunshine... said...

I've only been hearing great things about the movie! Hope you're having a good day!

retha said...

honour begins at home.
These are bold words to advertise your movie with.

Jamie said...

We hope to see this movie soon! I've been following all the updates about it on facebook and it sounds awesome!