An insightful look at the heroes of the eleventh chapter of Hebrews. “Without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to Him must believe that He exists and that He rewards those who earnestly seek Him.” (Hebrews 11:6) Shot on location in Israel and inspired by the “Faith Hall of Fame,” this series explores not only the characters, but teaches unique aspects of their testimony to give us insight into and instruction about the development of faith. Modern-day believers, both Jewish and Gentile, are interviewed and give witness to a faith that builds the foundation for not only lives that overcome in spite of adversity, but overcoming lives.
Episode: “Martyrdom — Stephen”
On location overlooking Jerusalem, Zola examines the life of Stephen, the first martyr. From the Crusades to the Holocaust and the current persecution of Christians in Third World countries, the cost of being one of God’s chosen is discussed.