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Top 10 Powerful Films For Men’s Ministry Night 

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Top 10 Powerful Films For Men’s Ministry Night 

It’s beneficial for men to gather in fellowship and grow together in the Lord. MOVIEGUIDE® curated the perfect list of flicks for a men’s small group or men’s ministry night. From a movie about a man fighting to save his marriage to a group of co-workers fighting to be better fathers, these films will inspire men to become strong spiritual leaders. 

 

FIREPROOF

Quality:
****
Content:
+4 Biblical, usually Christian, worldview, with no questionable elements whatsoever.
Kirk Cameron stars in the faith-based film FIREPROOF about a fireman whose marriage is on the rocks. He takes on an experiment called “The Love Dare” to try to save the relationship. The film challenges couples to practice unconditional love for 40 days, making it a great option for a men’s ministry night. It contains a robust Christian worldview and shines a light on forgiveness through Jesus Christ. Parents should know there is light violence and some adult material but nothing overtly salacious. FIREPROOF is appropriate for kids ages 12 and up.

THE CASE FOR CHRIST

Quality:
****
Content:
+2 Moderately questionable elements.
THE CASE FOR CHRIST is a faith-based drama about a journalist who attempts to disprove Christianity when his wife’s new-found faith challenges his atheist beliefs. It’s a thought-provoking film that explores the evidence of Jesus’s crucifixion and resurrection. The movie contains a strong biblical worldview but has light language and mild violence. Best of all, THE CASE FOR CHRIST is an investigative film that provides Biblical answers for atheists or Christians who might be questioning their faith. It’s a transformative story from the director of another great movie, DO YOU BELIEVE?

I CAN ONLY IMAGINE

Quality:
****
Content:
+2 Moderately questionable elements.
I CAN ONLY IMAGINE follows the inspiring true story behind MercyMe’s most popular Christian contemporary song of the same name. The plot centers around lead singer Bart Miller’s path to reconciliation with his abusive father after he turns his life over to Jesus. It features a solid Christian worldview and serves as a poignant reminder of the power of forgiveness through Jesus Christ. There’s no objectionable content – save for tastefully executed abusive violence. I CAN ONLY IMAGINE is a heartfelt movie that would be perfect for men’s fellowship.

SEVEN DAYS IN UTOPIA

Quality:
****
Content:
+4 Biblical, usually Christian, worldview, with no questionable elements whatsoever.
SEVEN DAYS IN UTOPIA is one of the best faith-based sports movies. The story centers around a young golfer stranded at a ranch in Utopia, Texas, after a disastrous debut on the pro circuit. There he meets an eccentric rancher who changes his life. This movie has a very strong Christian worldview and is a story of salvation. There’s light profanity, friendly gambling and references to alcohol. SEVEN DAYS IN UTOPIA is a fun and inspiring experience. Golf lovers will enjoy this one.

GOD'S NOT DEAD

Quality:
****
Content:
+4 Biblical, usually Christian, worldview, with no questionable elements whatsoever.
GOD’S NOT DEAD is an inspiring evangelistic movie about a college student who challenges his philosophy professor’s curriculum when asked to sign a pledge that God is dead. Several lawsuits involving the place of Christian faith in universities inspired the plotline. It features a strong Biblical worldview that could inspire a fascinating conversation for small groups, making it a solid pick for a men’s ministry discussion group. GOD’S NOT DEAD is an exceptional movie with a great soundtrack.

90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN

Quality:
****
Content:
+1 Moderately questionable elements. (Discernment required for young children.)
90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN is based on the best-selling novel and tells the true story of Pastor Don Piper, a preacher who is pronounced dead after a car accident. He’s brought back to life after seeing heaven and must lean on his faith to recover from his painful injuries. It contains a strong moral worldview with no bad language and mild violence. Inspiring and poignant, 90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN takes a hard look at the afterlife and challenges the mind and the heart.

COURAGEOUS

Quality:
****
Content:
+4 Biblical, usually Christian, worldview, with no questionable elements whatsoever.
COURAGEOUS is an emotional movie made by the creators of FIREPROOF. When tragedy strikes a sheriff’s deputy, he questions his priorities in life. Leaning on his religion, he vows to be a better parent and inspires his fellow Policemen to sign a contract to be stronger Christians and fathers. The film features the hit song “Courageous” by Casting Crowns, which calls for believers to have the courage to serve the Lord. Despite some action violence, COURAGEOUS is an uplifting film that any man with children will relate to.

I STILL BELIEVE

Quality:
****
Content:
+1 Moderately questionable elements. (Discernment required for young children.)
I STILL BELIEVE is based on the inspiring true story of Christian music star Jeremy Camp’s marriage to his first wife Melissa, who is dying of cancer. It’s a story of hope during tragedy. The movie shows a very strong Christian worldview and is a shining example of sacrificial love. It contains light violence, hospital scenes and mature elements, so MOVIEGUIDE® suggests caution for younger children. I STILL BELIEVE is a wholesome film filled with inspiring praise music for teens and adults to enjoy.

THE RESURRECTION OF GAVIN STONE

Quality:
***
Content:
+4 Biblical, usually Christian, worldview, with no questionable elements whatsoever.
THE RESURRECTION OF GAVIN STONE is a faith-based comedy that tickles the funny bone. A washed-up child actor fakes being a Christian to land the role of Jesus in an Easter Passion Play. He changes his views on Christians when he gets to know fellow churchgoers (and falls for the preacher’s daughter). There is some adult content, so use caution with young children. While the movie plays on church stereotypes, THE RESURRECTION OF GAVIN STONE is a redemption story that is touching and funny all at once.

WAR ROOM

Quality:
****
Content:
+4 Biblical, usually Christian, worldview, with no questionable elements whatsoever.
WAR ROOM is an unforgettable movie about the Jordan family, who appear to have it all but are coming apart at the seams. That is until they meet Miss Clara, a wise older woman that teaches them the power of prayer. This film has a very strong Christian moral worldview and takes a positive look at a Godly marriage. There is potential jeopardy of an extramarital affair, but it never comes to fruition. WAR ROOM takes viewers on an emotional journey where prayer defeats spiritual warfare.

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