The Christian film genre is raking in the bucks - Over $700 million since 2014, (up from $110 million in 2011-2013). We analyze the most recent box office buster produced by the Erwin brothers, “I Can Only imagine.” Two themes are working side by side — a redemptive theme and a humanist theme. Which one wins the day? We also provide three basic guidelines by which Christians may incorporate film to the glory of God and for positive kingdom impact.
Homeschooled himself in the 1960's and 70's, Kevin Swanson and his wife, Brenda, are now homeschooling their five children. Since graduating from his homeschool and then serving as student body president of a large west coast university, he has gone on to other leadership positions in corporate management, church, and other non-profits.