Washed Up: Mark 5:34 He said to her, "Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering" (NIV) Ambition threatens a washed-up movie star's reunion with his daughter.
The End: Romans 6:6-7 For we know that our old self was crucified with him so that the body ruled by sin might be done away with, that we should no longer be slaves to sin, because anyone who has died has been set free from sin. (NIV) A boy and his best friend have to part ways on the first day of school.
The Artifact: 2 Corinthians 3:17 Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. (NIV) A kidnapped archaeologist guards a treasure worth dying for.
With Or Without: 2 Samuel 7:3 Nathan replied to the king, "Whatever you have in mind, go ahead and do it, for the LORD is with you." (NIV) Parallel universes examine life with and without God.
Wherever I'm With You: Exodus 21:5-6 But if the servant declares, "I love my master and my wife and children and do not want to go free", then his master must take him before the judges. He shall take him to the door or the doorpost and pierce his ear with an awl. Then he will be his servant for life. (NIV) A man is held captive by his love for his wife.
Jubilee (Thomas): Leviticus 25:10 Consecrate the fiftieth year and proclaim liberty throughout the land to all its inhabitants. It shall be a jubilee for you; each of you is to return to your family property and to your own clan. (NIV) A drifter inherits a burned down house and painful memories from childhood.
Elixir: Exodus 21:2 If you buy a Hebrew servant, he is to serve you for six years. But in the seventh year, he shall go free, without paying anything. (NIV) A revolutionary defies the collective by showing genuine love.
Riva: Mark 5:34 He said to her, "Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering." (NIV) Led by a mysterious device, a homeless woman seeks healing for her broken hands.
Birdie's Song: Jeremiah 34:8 The word came to Jeremiah from the LORD after King Zedekiah had made a covenant with all the people in Jerusalem to proclaim freedom for the slaves. (NIV) An alcoholic sister needs much forgiveness.
Peradventure: 2 Timothy 2:25-26 Opponents must be gently instructed, in the hope that God will grant them repentance leading them to a knowledge of the truth, and that they will come to their senses and escape from the trap of the devil, who has taken them captive to do his will. (NIV) A woman time travels to stop her future self from a heinous crime.
Die Tür: (The Door) 1 Corinthians 6:12 I have the right to do anything you say - but not everything is beneficial. I have the right to do anything - but I will not be mastered by anything. (NIV) A single father struggles to choose between his daughter and selfishness.
Die Trying: John 8:31-32 To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, "If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free." (NIV) How far will a man go to keep his word?
Jubilee: (Gaddis) Exodus 21:2 If you buy a Hebrew servant, he is to serve you for six years. But in the seventh year, he shall go free, without paying anything. (NIV) An alcoholic seeks freedom, a pitbull and the master's daughter.
Ends: Isaiah 55:7 Let the wicked forsake their ways and the unrighteous their thoughts. Let them turn to the LORD, and he will have mercy on them, and to our God, for he will freely pardon. (NIV) An ex-con murderer ponders her forgiveness.
Luke Unleashed: Luke 13:16 Then should not this woman, a daughter of Abraham, whom Satan has kept bound for eighteen long years, be set free on the Sabbath day from what bound her? (NIV) A lonely woman loves her dog more than her family.
Red: Proverbs 6:3 Do this, then, my son, and free yourself, for you have put yourself in your neighbor"s power: Go, humble yourself, and plead with your neighbor. (HCSB) A father's deal with a loan shark uses his daughter as a pawn.
Walking in Freedom: Psalm 119:45 I will walk about in freedom, for I have sought out your precepts. (NIV) Advice from a disabled woman moves an alcoholic to walk in freedom.
Moving Still: Luke 4:18 The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free. (NIV) A couple confronts their fears as they recovery from a tragic loss.
In Deu Time: Deuteronomy 15:6 For the LORD your God will bless you as he has promised, and you will lend to many nations but will borrow from none. You will rule over many nations but none will rule over you. (NIV) A man facing a fundraising challenge refuses to give up on his dream.
Mother's Day: Psalm 142:7 Set me free from my prison, that I may praise your name. Then the righteous will gather about me because of your goodness to me. (NIV) A surprise visit on Mother's Day lifts mom's spirit.
Write of Passage Spotlight
PB&J (WP): Matthew 5:23-24 Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you, leave your gift there in front of the altar. First go and be reconciled to them; then come and offer your gift. (NIV, WP 2013) A brother's gift is shunned until he rights a wrong.
The Brotherhood (WP): Galatians 5:13 You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the flesh; rather, serve one another humbly in love. (NIV, WP 2014) An ex-con biker tries to break free from his gang.
Victory In Christ (DOC): Romans 8:37 No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. (NIV) Christians share miraculous stories of survival and escape from ISIS.
City Impact (DOC): Matthew 9:36 When he saw the crowds, he had compassion on them because they were confused and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. He said to his disciples, "The harvest is great, but the workers are few. So pray to the Lord who is in charge of the harvest; ask him to send more workers into his fields." (NLT) A man's salvation leads him to answer the cries of an entire city.
Stumble (KidVid): 1 Corinthians 8:9 Be careful, however, that the exercise of your rights does not become a stumbling block to the weak. A careless skateboarder puts his sister in danger.
True Freedom (KidVid): 2 Corinthians 3:17 Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. Framed in a jewel heist, a young girl finds freedom in any circumstance.