LOS ANGELES, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- June 15th is Father's Day, and TBN has scheduled some exciting, entertaining, and inspirational programming to help make the entire weekend special for dads. Here's a lineup of the great weekend movies and specials selected for fathers and their families:
Pendragon: Sword of His Father. In 411 A.D., Artos, the son of a British chieftain, is captured and enslaved by Saxon Marauders who destroy his village and kill his people. Beaten down under the oppression of his heartless masters, Artos somehow finds the strength to flee and make his way to a British stronghold in the Welsh mountains. Along the way God strengthens Artos' faith and gives him an understanding of his duty to join in God's sovereign plan. Instilled with confidence, the young man joins the warriors that British ruler Ambrosius is preparing for the daunting task of halting the Saxon invasion. An impacting film that re-enforces the important values of faith, responsibility, and courage in a man's life. Airs June 14th (check here for broadcast times).
Hero. A father's broken relationship with his family fills him with determination to win back the son he left behind. Reaching out through the game they both love, he deliberately forms a baseball team designed to reconnect both fathers and sons, transforming their town in the process. Airs June 14th and 15th (check here for broadcast times).
A Letter to Dad. This powerful film tells the story of a young man preparing to marry and start his own family, but who must first face the anger he has held toward the father who abandoned him as a young child. The moving conclusion reinforces the truth that faith in God and a choice to love can overcome a lifetime of pain and disappointments. Airs June 14th and 15th (check here for broadcast times).
A Father's Heart. Hosted by noted sportscaster James Brown, this inspirational special features celebrities from the world of sports as they reflect on their fathers and the experience of fatherhood. Includes appearances by Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Bob Griese, NBA great A.C. Green, Major League Baseball's Todd Hundley, NASCAR's Buckshot Jones, and senior PGA golfer Doug Tewell. Airs June 14th and 15th (check here for broadcast times).
The Passion of the Christ. An intense and moving depiction of the heavenly Father's ultimate gift to humanity, this modern, big-screen classic follows Jesus through the final hours before His death, from His agonizing intercession in the Garden of Gethsemane and savage scourging at the hands of the Romans, to the final moments of His brutal crucifixion. Airs June 15th (Check here for broadcast time).
SOURCE Trinity Broadcasting Network