‘How to Train Your Dragon 3’ Proves How to Finish a Trilogy

While not exactly a golden rule, it is known fact that if a movie does well in the box office, chances are good that it will be followed by sequel and more often than not, we’ve come to expect that the sequel won’t measure up to the original. Add a third movie to the mix and you’re just asking for trouble. With animated movies, the expectations are often even lower. (Is anyone really surprised that the Ice Age movies keep getting worse?) But sometimes, as is the case with the Disney/Pixar Toy Story movies, we’re pleasantly surprised. Now you can add How to Train Your Dragon to that short list too.

One thing that DreamWorks Animation has understood about this series is that the story comes first, the hijinks come later. The very first Dragon movie proved that way back in 2010 with a strong story and with each chapter that has come after it, that story just keeps getting better. What started out as a cute kid’s story has become a powerful trilogy. We've seen these chara…

Jesus Culture's 'Living with a Fire Tour' is Coming Soon

Information on Jesus Culture's "Living with a Fire Tour"
MUSICJesus Culture will be bringing the “Living with a Fire Tour” to a city near you this October hitting nearly 20 markets across the country including Seattle, Chicago, San Antonio, Boston and more. The tour features Jesus Culture members Kim Walker-Smith, Chris Quilala, Bryan & Katie Torwalt and Chris McClarney, as well as Jesus Culture founder Banning Liebscher and Pastor Nathan Edwardson.
Jesus Culture is passionate to see campuses, cities and nations transformed by the power and love of Jesus
. Their mandate is to raise, equip, and mobilize those who are coming to fulfill the call of God on their lives. Through the ministry of conferences, events, worship, campus ministries, curriculums, resources and now a local church, Jesus Culture is continuing to grow in bringing young people into encounters with Jesus and equipping them to minister His heart to a broken world.

In addition to collaborative music such as Love Has a Name, members of the group have released solo offerings, such as Chris McClarney’s Breakthrough, Kim Walker-Smith’s On My Side Live, Chris Quilala’s Split the Sky, and Bryan & Katie Torwalt’s latest release, Champion.
"Our hearts are burning to see America experience another great outpouring of the Holy Spirit. Raising up revivalists has been our mandate for the past 20 years, and it still remains the same today," said Jesus Culture founder, Banning Liebscher. "We are truly believing that these nights of worship and prayer will be strategic in seeing revival break out in our nation."

Jesus Culture is a global movement, awakening hearts to worship and demonstrating the love and power of God. The tour dates are as follows:

  • October 5: City Bible Church in Portland, OR – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 6: The Paramount Theatre in Seattle, WA – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 7: Knitting Factory in Spokane, WA – Spaker: Kim Walker-Smith
  • October 9: Casper Events Center in Casper, WY – Speker: Nathan Edwardson
  • October 11: Myth Live in Minneapolis, MN – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 13: Life Changers International Church in Chicago, IL – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 15: Akron Civic Theatre in Akron, OH – Speaker: Nathan Edwardson
  • October 16: Grand Rapids First in Grand Rapids, MI – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 17: Lexington City Church in Lexington, KY – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 18: Embassy Theatre in Ft. Wayne, IN – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 21: Summit Christian Center in San Antonio, TX – Speaker: Nathan Edwardson
  • October 23: First Assembly Memphis in Memphis, TN – Speaker: Nathan Edwardson
  • October 24: Knoxville, Civic Auditorium in Knoxville, TN – Spaker: Nathan Edwardson
  • October 26: The Modell Lyric in Baltimore, MD – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 27: Tower Theater in Philadelphia, PA – Speaker: Banning Liebscher
  • October 28: Orpheum Theatre in Boston, MA – Speaker: Banning Liebscher

For tickets and more information, go to www.jesusculture.com/nightsofworship


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