“Overcomer” is a production of Affirm Films, the faith division of Sony Pictures World Wide Acquisitions and is produced by Stephen Kendrick and Aaron Burns and is directed by Alex Kendrick.
In 1999, Kendrick became associate pastor of media at Sherwood Baptist Church in Albany, Ga. He took his brother’s sermons and made them into movies.
“The Lord gave Alex story lines, while at the same time, He gave me scriptures about that same topic,” said Stephen. “So, the Lord gives him the ‘Fireproof’ story line while I’m studying marriage, covenant, and love; the Lord gives him the ‘Courageous’ story line, while I’m studying fatherhood at the time. When I was leading the prayer ministry at the church, the Lord gave Alex ‘War Room,’ and so, we’re working together.”
“Flywheel,” their first movie featuring a used car salesman, came about after church goers donated $20,000 and volunteered their time and talent. The Kendrick brothers have since produced six films.
“On ‘Overcomer,’ I’ve been s..
Our Local Leadership
The Center of Hope
Family Thrift Store
- 9:30 am Sunday School
- 10:45 am Worship Service (Holiness Meeting)
- 10:30 am Senior Fellowship at Evangeline Booth Garden Apartments
- 4:00 pm Adult Bible Study at Evangeline Booth Garden Apartments
- 5:00 pm Men’s Community Basketball in Gym
- 5:30 pm Family Dinner (adult meal participants are asked to contribute $10 monthly)
- 6:00 pm Bible Study
- 6:00 pm Youth Character-Building Programs
- 7:30 pm Brass Band Practice
- 6:00 pm Men’s Community Basketball
- 6:30 pm Women’s Ministry & Men’s Club
- Answer phones
- Assist clients with calls or applications
- Evening Feeding (serving and clean up)
- Seasonal: Take applications during sign up weeks, Angel Tree, Red Kettle bell ringing.
2901 NE 14th St
Ocala, FL 34470-4817