There’s nothing like a good documentary. They’re entertaining, they’re informative, and they transport you to another time or place.
Watching one is like reading a good book—but much faster.
Pastor, pacifist, theologian, and spy, Dietrich Bonhoeffer was instrumental in a plot to assassinate Hitler. This documentary weaves archival footage and interviews with friends, family, and students of Bonhoeffer for an intimate portrait of his life, thought, and martyrdom.
Rich Mullins: A Ragamuffin’s Legacy
Before his life was cut short in a tragic car accident, Rich Mullins touched the hearts of millions with contemporary Christian hits like “Awesome God” and “Sing Your Praise to the Lord.” This documentary features reflections from those who knew and loved him, plus rare footage from his concerts.
Roadmap Genesis explores how the ancient wisdom of Genesis applies today, covering topics like work, relationships, and the environment. It features a wide array of perspectives, including those of Gov. Mike Huckabee; Alan Dershowitz; former Archbishop of Chicago Cardinal Francis George; and Ken Ham, founder of the Creation Museum.
All three of these documentaries will inspire you, engage your heart and mind, and challenge your point of view. Block off time this week to watch one or two—you’ll be glad you did.