Tuesday, March 31, 2015

torchlighters dvd review with $10 discount code


Real people. Real stories. Real Courage.


In 1956, news from the steamy jungles of Ecuador spread rapidly around the world. Five young American men had been mercilessly killed by members of the Auca (Woadani) tribe - the very same people those young men had gone to serve and befriend. That seemingly senseless tragedy has become an inspirational marvel as family members of those young men have now befriended that very same tribe.

This is the story of one of the brave torchlighters who lost his life that fateful day. Jim Elliot spent his youth preparing to share the Gospel with those who'd never heard it. But nothing could have prepared him for the dangers and challenges he would face in the jungles of Ecuador. The remote Auca tribe was suspicious and antagonistic toward even the friendliest gestures from outsiders.


Corrie ten Boom and her family repair broken clocks and watches. But as the evil of World War II sweeps through their city, a new kind of "watch" comes to their care: an innocent Jewish baby, desperately needing protection from the cruelty of the Nazi invaders. How will the ten Booms keep this baby and many others out of harm's way, and what will be the cost of serving God amidst unthinkable evils? When faith is tested, hope is tried, and love is strained, will Corrie's God prevail? This gripping episode of theTorchlighters is an amazing story of courage, sacrifice, and forgiveness.

WoW!  What rich history of Heroes of the Faith to present to your children.  I was very impressed with watching the online reviewers version of Corrie Ten Boom and Jim Elliott.  Their lives are excellent examples of what we should want your children to know about standing up for what you believe.  Their stories should never die. These torchlighters dvds would make excellent Easter basket gifts.  Read to the bottom of this post and find out how you can get $10 off when you purchase the 12 package set of dvds.


The Torchlighters series began when creator Bill Curtis was reading biographies of great Christian heroes to his 10 year old daughter. After finishing a chapter about missionary Gladys Aylward, she looked up at her dad and said, "I want to be a missionary when I grow up."

Realizing how clearly the power of this story moved his own child's heart, the Torchlighters Heroes of the Faith animated series for children was conceived. 

"Young people are often drawn to heroes in the sports and entertainment industry," says Curtis. "Many of these figures convey values contrary to our faith. We wanted to offer parents an alternative. We wanted to offer parents the opportunity to share with their children the stories of real heroes whose lives have had a lasting impact for the Kingdom of God."

The first 12 episodes have been bundled into a 12-pack. Each of the 12 discs includes a 30-minute animated story, four-lesson curriculum in PDF, feature-length documentary on the hero, and English and Spanish languages and subtitles. The episodes included in the 12-pack are: 

Jim ElliotGladys AylwardWilliam Tyndale
Richard WurmbrandJohn BunyanPerpetua
Eric LiddellAmy CarmichaelWilliam Booth
Samuel MorrisAugustineCorrie ten Boom

To learn more about Torchlighters, visit http://www.torchlighters.org.

Torchlighters had graciously provided me with a code to supply to my blog readers which will enable you to get a $ 10 discount when you purchase the torchlighters 12 pack (item #501631d).  The code will expire on June 1, 2015.  A $10 discount will show on the cart summary on the bottom of the page.  You may call 800-523-0226 to order also.  You will receive the $10 discount as long as you mention the promo code.  Below is the Promo Code and the link where you can purchase the 12 pack dvd set.

Promo Code: tl12bluv


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