Be challenged to walk more closely with God, to pray more for the gospel's advance, to long for true revival, to endure hardships for Christ's sake, and to expect God's blessing on those who are weak. Explore the life and influence of David Brainerd, and why has he had such a lasting international influence. The documentary emphasizes David’s sufferings and weaknesses, demonstrating that God loves to use weak things to show off his strength. David Brainerd lived twenty-nine short years, yet his life has affected millions of Christians, including Jonathan Edwards, John Wesley, William Carey, Charles Spurgeon, and Jim Elliot. The DVD includes on-location footage from more than a dozen places where Brainerd lived. It features diary narrations by Tim Keesee and interviews with exceptional scholars on the topics of David Brainerd, Jonathan Edwards, and evangelical spirituality.
Length: 55 Min.
What others are saying:
“The Life of David Brainerd Documentary” is both informative and inspirational and will be a useful tool for inspiring fruitful conversations about topics such as missions, revival, spiritual depression and the place of biography in Christian formation.” --Nathan Finn, Union University
“This documentary of Brainerd’s life is a great resource to teach the next generation.” --James Ehmann, President, Positive Action Ministry
"This beautifully made documentary is a fascinating, informative overview of the life of David Brainerd, whose story has inspired Christians for two and half centuries. The story of Brainerd relevant for today's Christian in a way that is engaging and edifying.” --Steve McLean, Viewer
"Was challenged and stirred by the Life of Brainerd and this man's life and devotion has spurred on generations of pioneer missionaries.
I strongly encourage you to get this DVD, and make sure you read the quotations interspersed with the credits at the end.” - Mark Perry, Pastor
"I was nourished today by this exceptional documentary on "The Life of David Brainerd." Instructed. Moved to tears. Inspired.” --Chris Anderson, Pastor
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