Summertime is a great time to enjoy a movie. There are two movies being released this summer you may consider seeing with uplifting responses to tragedy and change.

Emanuel  – The Untold Story of the Victims and Survivors of the Charleston Church Shooting

The Charleston, SC church shooting occurred on June 17, 2015. Emanuel tells the story of the victims and survivors of the shooting and their response. God tells us that “Hatred stirs up conflict, but love covers all wrongs” (Proverbs 10:12).  Learn about the stories from the shooting and their response that lives out God’s love, even in the midst of rage and tragedy. Watch the trailer below:

Emanuel is in select theatres on June 17th & 18th. Click here to find a location near you and purchase tickets.


Basketball coach turned track coach struggles to find his worth after his high school basketball team’s championship dreams are crushed. When he crosses paths with a student struggling with her own worth they both discover that it is not what’s on this earth that defines you, but God. Watch the trailer below:

Overcomer comes out in select theatres on August 23rd. Click here to find a location near you and purchase tickets.