insanity of god
A TRUE STORY OF FAITH AND PERSECUTION
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IN SELECT CINEMAS NATIONWIDE

A Special One Night Event
Tuesday, August 30th



Featuring a special Q&A with Nik and Ruth Ripken and
International Mission Board President, author and speaker DAVID PLATT

Exclusive performance of the featured song,
"Dimitri's Song", by recording artist Todd Smith


Discover

The Insanity of God

Young Nik in Somalia
IN SELECT CINEMAS NATIONWIDE
A Special One Night Event

This summer, discover the amazing true stories of Jesus at work in some of the darkest places on earth.

The Insanity of God is the true story of missionaries Nik and Ruth Ripken. After the death of their son, this ordinary couple journeys into the depths of the persecuted church, asking the question- IS JESUS WORTH IT?

How does faith survive, let alone flourish in the places of the world that are over­ come with the darkness of sin, despair and hopelessness? Join the Ripkens as they tell the story of being taught by believers in persecution"how to follow Jesus, how to love Jesus, and how to walk with Him day by day even when it doesn't make sense."

The film is based on the best-selling book Insanity of God (BH Publishing) and is released in association with the International Mission Board (IMB). The movie will be the first theatrical release from LifeWay Films when it opens in theaters across the United States on August 30 as a one-night event.

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Movie Related Resources

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The Insanity of God

The Insanity of God is the personal and lifelong journey of an ordinary couple from rural Kentucky who thought they were going on just your ordinary mission­ ary pilgrimage. After spending over six hard years doing relief work in Somalia and experiencing life where it looked like God had turned away completely and he was clueless about the tragedies of life, the couple had a crisis of faith and left Africa asking God, "Will you follow God even when it doesn't make sense?"

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The Insanity of Obedience

The Insanity of Obedience is a bold challenge to global discipleship. Nik Ripken exposes the danger of safe Christianity and calls readers to something greater. The Insanity of Obedience challenges Christians in the same, provocative way that Jesus did. This book dares you-and prepares you-to cross the street and the oceans with the Good News of Jesus Christ.

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The Insanity of Obedience

This new 6-session study is perfect for individuals or small groups. Using clips from The Insanity of God movie, this study explores the power of stories in advancing the gospel when facing challenge and persecution. Available at LifeWay Christian Stores in July 2016.

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Music Inspired by The Insanity of God

Inspired by the incredible stories from the The Insanity of God book series, Relive the experiences through music in the Music Inspired by The Insanity Of God. Available now at LifeWay Christian Stores.

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