TV-PG | Journeyman Pictures | 33m
Released in November of 2015
SUMMARY: In Louisville, Kentucky, a church holds a service where guns are given away in a raffle. In Charleston, South Carolina, the family of victims of the Charleston mass shooting in 2015 choose to forgive the gunman. In Apopka, Florida, a gun-manufacturer makes rifles with Psalm 144:1 engraved on the gun. Which one looks like Christ to you?
KEY QUOTES: “Are guns necessary? At times and some point. But (guns are) getting too available. And the wrong people are getting their hands on them. We have to draw the line somewhere.”
DIG DEEPER: We curated four guided learning paths on guns and gun violence to help you learn about the subject through a distinct Christian lens.
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In a moving 27-minutes Quiet No More tells the story of reverend Sharon Risher’s process of dealing with her anger and her journey to forgiveness. In 2015 she lost three family members after a white supremacist murdered nine people at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina.Read more
Six strangers – three that are pro-gun and three that are anti-gun – discuss a handful of questions and/or statements regarding guns. A couple of statements that the people answer are “I think my views on guns could change” and “people on the other side don’t care about me or my loved ones’ lives.”Read more
NRA Under Fire takes a look at the transformation of the NRA from an organization focusing on teaching gun safety to a group primarily concerned with gun rights. The film details the tactics used by the NRA against gun legislation, how the NRA has been so successful at blocking gun legislation for decades, and the battle between the NRA and politicians who want to introduce gun legislation.Read more