BCNN1 | ‘Tens of Thousands’: Christian Missions Organizations Saw Muslim Conversions to Christianity Climb After 9/11 Terror Attacks

When radical Islamic terrorists brought down the World Trade Center’s Twin Towers 15 years ago, they didn’t realize their actions would also help bring down walls to reaching Muslims with the Gospel. But that’s exactly what happened. In the years since Sept. 11, 2001, the number of Unengaged, Muslim Unreached People Groups (UMUPGs) in the … Continued

Carmike | INSANITY OF GOD – SPECIAL ENCORE EVENT

In Select Locations Tuesday, September 13, 2016 @ 7:00PM All Seats $12.50 A Special Encore Event, discover the amazing stories of faith at work in some of the darkest places on earth when Fathom Events and LifeWay Films present THE INSANITY OF GOD with DAVID PLATT, a special encore event in cinemas nationwide on Tuesday, September … Continued

Baptist Press | 2nd showing of ‘Insanity of God’ slated Sept. 13

NASHVILLE (BP) — Response to the one-night premiere of “The Insanity of God” in movie theaters across the United States has prompted an encore showing for Tuesday, Sept. 13. The feature documentary produced by the International Mission Board and Cooke Pictures and distributed by LifeWay Films tells the story of missionaries Nik and Ruth Ripkin. … Continued

The Global Dispatch | ‘Insanity Of God’ Chronicles Missionary Work, Christian Persecution And Work Of Nik Ripken

Fathom Events and LifeWay Films partnered to bring the story of ‘the Ripkens’ to cinemas with the documentary “The Insanity of God,” a shocking examination of life as a missionary. After a brief look at the early days of their marriage and the decision to share the gospel in Africa, Nik and Ruth Ripken journey … Continued

Christian Examiner | ‘God’s Not Dead 2’ soars to No. 2 in DVD sales

LOS ANGELES (Christian Examiner) – This year has not been kind to every faith-based film at the box office, but for DVD sales, it has been a different story. Three of the Top 10 DVDs sold during the week ending Aug. 21 were faith-based, including the No. 2 spot led by newcomer God’s Not Dead 2, … Continued

Christian Examiner | ‘Insanity of God’ a Tuesday box office shocker: No. 1 in theater average

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Christian Examiner) – The Southern Baptist film The Insanity of God surprised movie pundits Tuesday night by selling out theaters across the nation and finishing No. 1 in per-theater average, a result so impressive that an encore is being planned. The missions-focused movie grossed an estimated $875,000, which would have ranked it at No. 8 … Continued

[Op Ed] Fox News | Omar: The Muslim who walked from Somalia to attend my Christian son’s funeral

I’ll never forget the day my son died. I rushed Tim, out to the car—leaving Ruth with the other boys—and drove as quickly as I could to the nearest hospital. Halfway there Tim went into cardiac arrest. His sudden asthma attack was taking his life, and we were desperate. The dark streets of Nairobi were … Continued

NRB | LifeWay Films, Fathom Events Present The Insanity of God in Theaters Nationwide Aug. 30 Only

The Insanity of God, LifeWay Films’ first theatrical release, will hit cinemas across the nation next week, showing in select locations on Tuesday, Aug. 30, at 7:00 p.m. local time. The feature is based on the best-selling book of the same name by Nik Ripken, and recounts the journey of Ripken and his wife, Ruth, … Continued

Christian Post | ‘The Insanity of God’ Film on Persecuted Christians Will Be Shown for One-Day Only

Missionaries Nik and Ruth Ripken have interviewed more than 600 persecuted Christians in over 72 countries, and now the film “The Insanity of God” will convey the amazing story on the silver screen across the country. For just one day, Aug. 30, LifeWay Films, International Mission Board with Fathom Events will present the film, based … Continued

[Press Release] The Insanity of God, A Story of Faith and Persecution, Comes to Cinemas Nationwide

LifeWay Films, author David Platt and Fathom Events present film, based on best-selling book, in 530 movie theatres nationwide Denver, CO – On Tuesday, August 30th  at 9:00 p.m. ET (7:00 p.m. MT), “The Insanity of God,” the incredibly true story of missionaries Nik and Ruth Ripken and their work with the persecuted church, will be shown … Continued