Movie: Big Miracle
Genre: Drama, Romance
Rating: PG (for language)
Cast: Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski, Kristen Bell
Synopsis: This film is based on the 1989 book Freeing the Whales. An Alaskan reporter and a Greenpeace volunteer work to save a family of gray whales trapped in ice in the Arctic Circle.
Our Take: Nature lovers and fans of Dolphin Tale will likely enjoy this movie. It can spark discussion about people’s responsibilities to care for God’s creation.
Artist: Kari Jobe
Artist Info: Jobe, a 30-year-old worship leader in Texas, knew her career path by age 10. Her self-titled debut album from 2009 was accompanied by a Spanish-language version, Le Canto.
Summary: Jobe uses music to bring people to Jesus, where they find peace, life, and healing. In her hit single “We Are,” she reminds Christians that we “impact people’s lives in everything we do.”
Our Take: Jobe’s voice and message shine in her pop tunes and acoustic ballads.