CAST OF BLACK CELEBRITIES RECORD AUDIO BIBLE

Angela Bassett, Denzel Washington and Blair Underwood are among the celebrities who will contribute to a dramatized audio recording of the Bible’s entire New Testament

Zondervan and Inspired By Media Group will release Inspired By ... The Bible Experience, a dramatized audio recording of the Bible featuring an unprecedented roster of stars from stage and screen. More than 80 stars such as award-winning actors Angela Bassett (Esther), Blair Underwood (Jesus), Denzel Washington (Solomon) and Cuba Gooding Jr. (Judas) lend their voices to this project of biblical proportions to form an all-star ensemble cast. read more>>
TRUTH AT LAST - SLAVERY IN THE BIBLE AND THE AFRICAN RACE

Author Explores Truth About Slavery in the Bible and the African Race

America may never forget the tragic oppression African Americans faced during the hundreds of years of slavery. However, one of the greatest atrocities, according to Brother Ahjamal Weathers, is the fact that African Americans are unaware of their biblical reality an issue he tackles in the new book, Truth at Last: Why Black Folks were Punished and Placed in America for 400 Years read more>>
 
SIERRA LEONE'S REFUGEE All STARS - LIVING LIKE A REFUGEE

Music, film open eyes to war in Sierra Leone

By Steve Jones, USA TODAY Two music projects offer views of Sierra Leone's civil war through the eyes of some of the people who experienced it. Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, already the subject of an award-winning documentary this year and a U.S. summer tour, released Living Like a Refugee this week. (view the flim)

The album features music recorded by the 11-member band during the musicians' time in exile and after they returned home. They'll return to North America starting Oct. 21 in Atlanta for a 19-date tour. read more>>

SOULMATE

UPLIFTING “SOULMATE” DOCUMENTARY CAPTURES THE HEARTS OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN ACROSS THE NATION Veteran Hollywood television producer and screenwriter takes a candid journey through the lives of Christian women coping with the successful, saved…single life.

Clean Heart Productions releases a gripping cinematic journey into the realities facing today's successful, saved, single African-American women nationwide this fall in documentary, SOULMATE. According to the 2004 U.S. Census, 42.3% of all African-American women have never been married. read more>>

COLOR OF THE CROSS

First Black Jesus Movie Aims to Unite Blacks and Jews

"Color of the Cross," a Nu-Lite Entertainment production, is an independent, biblically charged religious biopic based on the last 48 hours of Christ’s life and stands to be the most controversial depiction of Jesus to date. In this gripping, two-hour epic, Jesus is portrayed as a black Jew. This retelling of the biblical story from a black perspective seeks to repair the anti-Semitism that has been associated with the story of Christ. read more>>