The Sherwood Media Ministry exists to reach the whole world, with the whole Word, motivated by a passion for Christ and compassion for all people.
God has blessed Sherwood with incredible opportunities to reach those in our community and beyond with the messages of hope, encouragement, and the truth of God's Word. Lives are being changed as we minister beyond the walls of our church through television, radio, and motion pictures.
THE SHERWOOD CHANNEL
The Sherwood Channel, Mediacom's channel 15 in Albany, is an award winning 24 hour a day Christian television station operating out of
Reaching approximately 50,000 homes, we broadcast our worship services as well as numerous original programs during the week. In addition, we present several special programs and concerts throughout the year. The Sherwood Channel is also an affiliate of the NRB Network and The WalkTV
, which provides additional quality programming each day. Our original programs include; Path to Truth
- our weekly worship service with Pastor Michael Catt (also seen on Th
e WalkTV), Home Connection
- a Bible Study talk show with Lonnie Mathis and Jim Jewell, Walking in the Light
- with messages from Pastor Daniel Simmons, Lessons on Prayer with speakers like Tom Elliff and Don Miller, and Conversations with Giants with Pastor Michael Catt and great leaders of our faith.
|The Sherwood Channel is an affiliate of The WalkTV. For a list of cities Path to Truth and other original programs can be viewed, click here.
In 2003, Sherwood Pictures premiered its first full length motion picture, Flywheel, in three theaters in south Georgia. It aired on numerous Christian television networks around the world including TBN, Family Net, INSP, Faith TV, and Cornerstone TV, and has sold over 700,000 DVDs to date. The thousands of letters, e-mails, and phone calls from viewers affirmed film as a powerful new avenue of ministry to reach and impact people for Christ.
In 2004, Sherwood produced its second feature, Facing the Giants, about a losing high school football coach who learned to trust God in all circumstances. Giants was picked up by Provident Films (a Sony company) and released on September 29, 2006, in 441 theaters nationwide. The movie expanded to include 1,010 theaters by the end of it's 17-week run. Over 2 million DVDs were sold in 57 countries and 13 languages and thousands of decisions for Christ have been reported.
Sherwood's third movie, Fireproof, was released nationwide in over 800 theaters on September 26, 2008. Opening at #4 in the nation in theaters and becoming the #1 DVD in the nation the week it was released, Fireproof has impacted millions of marriages and relationships for Christ in 75 countries around the world. The Love Dare book, written by Alex & Stephen Kendrick and featured in the film Fireproof, hit #1 on The New York Times Best Sellers list and has been used by pastors, marriage counselors, and divorce attorneys to strengthen and save marriages through the practice of unconditional love. God has amazed and blessed us with results that only He could have orchestrated. May He get all the glory!
Sherwood's fourth movie Courageous was released in theaters on September 30, 2011, and became the #1 new movie in the nation and received an A+ Cinemascore rating. Focusing on the issue of fatherhood, Courageous has been described as a roller coaster of emotion that inspires men to step up and become the strong, loving leaders and fathers that their families need. Opening in over 20 countries in theaters and releasing as the #1 DVD in the US, Courageous is now available in 76 countries around the world with its message of inspiring faith, hope, and love. For more information on these movies, click on the artwork below.
Media productions are available for purchase through The Source, Sherwood's in-house bookstore. CDs, MP3s, and DVDs of our services are available, as well as books, music, and Sherwood Pictures movies. To contact The Source, call (229) 431-9330 or visit The Source.
The media ministry of Sherwood is blessed with great volunteers who serve on a weekly basis. For more information about the Sherwood Media Ministry, or to find out more about serving, contact Dan Mingo at (229) 883-1910 x1270.