The boys in question were members of a violent gang and on trial for The boys in question were members of a violent gang and on trial for murder. He himself was a young country preacher settled comfortably in a little mountain church in Pennsylvania. What could God possibly expect him to accomplish?
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Subscribe on Apple Podcasts , Spotify , and wherever you get your podcasts! Title: The Cross and the Switchblade The young Jeremiah grows up in a priest's family in the village of Anathoth, near Jerusalem. God appears to Jeremiah in different human guises on several occasions, and makes it clear to When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her response lands her in deep trouble.
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His response ignites a journey that impacts everyone it touches in ways that only God could orchestrate. A losing coach with an underdog football team faces their giants of fear and failure on and off the field to surprising results. A seemingly perfect family looks to fix their problems with the help of Miss Clara, an older, wiser woman.
An investigative journalist and self-proclaimed atheist sets out to disprove the existence of God after his wife becomes a Christian. College philosophy professor Mr. Radisson's curriculum is challenged by his new student, Josh, who believes God exists. David Wilkerson is a relatively young parish priest in Philipsburg, Pennsylvania. With nominal funds, insufficient even to get a hotel room which forces him to sleep in his car, his church sends him to New York City to bring the word of God to the young men and youth of the Egyptian Kings, who are on trial for their violent gang activities.
David hopes God will be their salvation. Although David is not allowed to get near the Egyptian Kings, his trip to the courthouse does garner much publicity. Because of that publicity, David meets a tough street youth named Little Bo, who offers to introduce David to the main gangs still out on the streets, namely the mixed white Mau Maus, and the predominantly black Bishops, who are fighting each other for territory. Who the gangs hate more than each other, however, are the authorities.
David turns his attentions to the two gangs, and wants them to know that God loves them no matter who they are or what they do, and in doing so will guide them to Written by Huggo.
This movie is very spiritual and moving. For a low budget movie this comes across as very professional and mostly well acted. It goes on to show that belief in Jesus takes more guts than having cowardly self interest and hate in us. Great to see a movie that is not only a real positive message, but a fact, as I have met the real Nicky Cruise and know it is true.
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The Cross and the Switchblade
Subscribe on Apple Podcasts , Spotify , and wherever you get your podcasts! Title: The Cross and the Switchblade The young Jeremiah grows up in a priest's family in the village of Anathoth, near Jerusalem. God appears to Jeremiah in different human guises on several occasions, and makes it clear to When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her response lands her in deep trouble. The explosive, inspiring and true story of a savage street fighter who turned his life around fallowing a conversion to Christianity.
In , Pentecostal pastor David Wilkerson of Assemblies of God is touched by an article in Life Magazine about seven teenagers who are members of a criminal gang. The book became a bestseller , with more than 15 million copies distributed in over 30 languages. In , a film adaptation was released, starring Pat Boone as David Wilkerson and Erik Estrada in his screen debut as Nicky Cruz , the teen gang member whose life was transformed by Wilkerson's ministry. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the book. For the film adaptation, see The Cross and the Switchblade film.
The Cross and the Switchblade: The True Story of One Man's Fearless Faith
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