The Resurrection Project
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David Wood

The Resurrection Project is an effort that includes the Body of Christ to make the greatest movie ever about the resurrection of Jesus & the 40 days that followed. Come join us in the journey!

Posted 2/5/14 at 5:30 PM | David Wood

Dr. Paul Crites Joins The Ambassador Program

Dr. Paul Crites has joined the The Resurrection Project as a Global Ambassador with the task of spreading the great news of Jesus’ resurrection. The Ambassador Program is about bringing individuals from all walks of life to be involved in the movement, game, and movie project. The Ambassador Program currently represent over 30 countries and has grown steadily since it began in 2013. The vision for the Ambassador Program is to have 1 million Ambassadors from across the entire world to represent the upcoming film The Resurrection of Jesus Christ and unite the Body of Christ globally.

Dr. Crites holds two earned doctorates in the fields of Theology and Philosophy and is the founder and Chancellor of New Covenant University in Jacksonville, Florida. He served as a consultant to the Republic of South Africa and her embassy in Washington, D.C. during that nation's peaceful transition from the National Party to the African National Congress. NP's leader, F.W. DeClerk, and ANC's Nelson Mandela shared the Nobel Peace Prize for their collaborative efforts. Dr. Crites was also recognized by American Leaders for Middle East Peace in Jerusalem, Israel for his work and efforts in the region. Dr. Crites continues to serve as a consultant with international business and nation builders, his accomplishments provide some insight into his wisdom, passion and resilience. FULL POST

Posted 9/30/13 at 5:51 PM | David Wood

Henry Lozano Is Named Global Ambassador

Henry Lozano has agreed to be part of The Resurrection Project as a Global Ambassador and to help spread the great news of Jesus’ resurrection. The Ambassador Program is about bringing individuals from all walks of life to be involved in the movement, game, and movie project. God has shown The Resurrection Project team a new way to market in the new and always updating technological world. The vision for the Ambassador Program is to have 1 million Ambassadors from across the entire world to represent the upcoming film The Resurrection of Jesus Christ and unite the Body of Christ globally.

Henry Lozano graduated from Southern California Teen Challenge in 1974 and returned in 2011 as the Director of Los Angeles County Teen Challenge and Urban Ministry Initiatives. Teen Challenge provides youth, adults and families with an effective and comprehensive Christian faith-based answer to life-controlling drug and alcohol problems in order to become productive members of society. By applying biblical principles, Teen Challenge endeavors to help people become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, socially adjusted, physically well and spiritually-alive. FULL POST

Posted 7/7/13 at 9:35 PM | David Wood

The Resurrection Project Partners with Producers of Doonby

Doonby is a film that underlines the importance of each man’s life and its producers are partnering with The Resurrection Project and with their Christian message. This film is written and directed by Peter Mackenzie who has produced and directed features films that have been distributed globally.

The Resurrection team believes in Doonby and what the movie stands for. The team believes in the journey Peter Mackenzie is taking with his movie and will support their movement supporting life. Visit to watch the movie trailer and view production photos and interviews with the lead cast and crew.

Doonby stars John Schneider (Dukes of Hazzard), Ernie Hudson (Ghostbusters), Jenn Gotzon (Frost/Nixon), Robert Davi (Die Hard) and Jennifer O’Neill (Summer of ’42). The film is planned for theatrical release early November and internationally thereafter. It is making waves already and though it’s a mainstream picture with a lot of music and action, it received a glowing review in the Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano and has many other high profile endorsements at home and abroad. Doonby recently won the prestigious Frank Capra Award at the Life Fest Awards in Los Angeles. FULL POST

Posted 6/18/13 at 5:26 PM | David Wood

Bill Perkins and The Resurrection of Jesus Christ Movie Tour

Bill and Susie on the Mount of Olives

The Resurrection Project is proud to introduce Bill Perkins to our team. Bill founded Compass International and is the Executive Director of Compass International. Compass International is an evangelical, non-profit, non-denominational ministry and their doctrinal statement is posted on the web:

Since 1993, in addition to our email Bible studies, Israel tours and missionary outreach, Compass has been organizing Steeling the Mind Bible conferences to bring together top Christian speakers to teach on difficult and timely issues - providing great spiritual armor to complement local churches.

Since 1993, Compass International has organized over 50 Steeling the Mind Bible Conferences and over 50 Israel trips. The conferences are on land in Israel and on the flagship Biblelands Cruises. Bill Perkins and his team are organizing the Israel trip for the Resurrection Project. FULL POST

Posted 4/23/13 at 6:49 PM | David Wood

Preston Zeller Leads Special Partners for The Resurrection Project

The Resurrection Project is proud to introduce Preston Zeller. Preston serves as Manager of the Special Partners Program for The Resurrection Project. Preston is an experienced marketer and content producer from San Diego, CA. In his professional career, Preston has carved out a niche working with small businesses and startup companies. He has played an integral role in helping launch marketing and creative efforts as a video producer, graphic designer, and new media marketing specialist. Preston also has commercially published works spanning photography and music production.

During his time at Chapman University’s prestigious Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, Preston additionally worked on both student and professional film sets, having produced several short films and crewing on many other productions. Preston studied French in Cannes, France, where he worked with “Entertainment Tonight” at the 60th and 61st Cannes Film Festival. As a believer, Preston is avidly involved with small group bible studies, apologetics and eschatology-based studies, as well as blogging about current events in the world as they relate to Christianity. FULL POST

Posted 4/7/13 at 3:30 PM | David Wood

Dr. Drake Travis Global Ambassador for The Resurrection Project

Dr. Drake Travis is our Lead Global Ambassador for The Resurrection Project which is a world-wide movement highlighting the resurrection of Jesus Christ. His missions, crusades, and relief work, plus studies, have taken him most of the USA and over 60 countries on five continents. He has endless passion for sharing the gospel, an undying sense of humor and an unsinkable joy in the Lord.

Drake Travis earned his Bachelor’s in biblical literature from Simpson University, and his Master’s in Literature from Alliance Theological Seminary in Nyack, New York. He was honored with the President’s Cup upon graduation from Simpson for having the most positive influence on college life. He was ordained in 1994. Drake received his doctorate degree in Christian Leadership in 2011 from New Covenant University (Nashville Campus), and is ordained with them as well.

His experience speaks for itself for Drake has been an associate pastor of youth, worship, music, missions, and collegiate. He spent seven years as pastor to students at Central Washington University. During those years the “Salt Co.” grew from twenty-five to nearly one thousand students who were involved in the ministry. During those years about 450 more became Christians and nearly 500 went on mission trips to eighteen countries. Drake has taken/trained/sent more than 1000 people into sixty countries doing missions. For several years Drake helped a medical team provide Christian-based care and surgery for about 4,500 people annually in Vietnam. FULL POST

Posted 3/8/13 at 9:24 PM | David Wood

Ambassador Program for The Resurrection Project

The Ambassador Program is looking for Champions to help with God’s project. This program has never been done before for a feature film. The Ambassador Program is definitely built from God himself, it is God’s idea. The Champion Ambassador helps with God’s project according to God’s will. What is “your calling in life” and what kind of organizations you are involved in. The Champion Ambassador may be a leader of an organization or someone who can get us in touch with the organizational leaders. This is the person who may or may not be in a different nation running a business and believes God is calling you to engage in the project. This project is a global effort to bring the children of God together and pronounce the name of Jesus. This movement begins with the Ambassadors.

Anyone who wants to be part of this project can be an Ambassador. We want you to speak to your friends, family and co-workers about the upcoming feature film. We are looking for connections to your personal church, organization, job, family and friends. We want your circle of life engaged in the global movement of God. We want to bring more Ambassadors in and get them involved in the movement as well. We are uniting God’s army on a global scale and through your personal connections we will show the world Jesus Christ as He should be shown. Social Media is a great tool for unification around the globe. We are looking to grow our social media exposure through the Ambassador program. FULL POST

Posted 1/23/13 at 4:31 PM | David Wood

The Resurrection Project to Finalize Budget

The Executive team of the Resurrection Project is currently putting together the budget for the feature film The Resurrection. The film budget is in good hands with Producer and Emmy Award winner Craig Tanner head of putting it together. The Resurrection film budget will be finalized by the end of January.

Through God’s guidance the team is working on the quality and quantity of necessary financial material. The budget is an important step of pre-production because operation cost can vary depending on the quality of the film and crew members. The Resurrection is planned to be produced at the highest level possible.

For the first time in a major motion picture, a ministry is part of the movie project. The budget will include a ministry to reach the billions across this world. The budget will implement this initiative for co-relational building of the kingdom and to help steward them in the Holy Spirit anointing. All will be a blessing upon this earth and be able to walk in their true calling and strength to help implement God’s plan. FULL POST

Posted 12/17/12 at 1:01 AM | David Wood

Daniel Lonen is Promoted within The Resurrection Project

The Resurrection Project gladly promotes Daniel Lonen to Director of Ambassadors. Daniel has helped develop the marketing strategy for the Resurrection Project by leading the most important Ambassador Program.

Daniel Lonen will graduate from Azusa Pacific University in the spring of 2013 from one of the most prestigious Christian school in America. Daniel’s degree is in Business with a focus of Organizational Leadership provides the special training to manage and organize the Ambassador Program. Daniel is a loveable down to Earth guy who loves God and has a lot of experience working with film.

The Director of Ambassadors, Daniel Lonen, has experience as a leader as he was the Line Producer for the Pan Pacific Film Festival. Daniel was President of a Non-Profit organization, Director and Producer of short films, one of which has been Nominated at the Pan Pacific Film Festival. He was Producer/Editor for the Sonoma Christian Home Magazine and Videographer of California Philharmonic. Daniel was a high school State Champion wrestler and earned college All-American honors while being the team captain. His leadership shows through his perseverance and dedication and gives all the honors to Jesus Christ his savior. FULL POST

Posted 11/13/12 at 9:30 PM | David Wood

The Resurrection Project Supports Christian Film Database

The Resurrection Project gladly supports Christian Film Database as they are the library of Christian films. The Database holds movies, documentaries, and cartoons.

In 2011 Roger Rudlaff and his wife Annelie turned their website into a database company and continue to add new content every day.

CFDb is a wonderful place to connect with the highest quality Christian films all in one location. Christian Film Database is also a place to find interviews, newsletters, contests, giveaways, discussions, and sometimes even controversial issues that Christians face.

There is a new upcoming TV series called The Bible will be on cable network and is readying a 10-hour religious docu-drama for 2013 that will include live-action and state-of-the-art CGI. History has big plans to make must-see-TV out of the Bible. The project, which comes from reality producer Mark Burnett, will air as a five-part, 10-hour scripted docu-drama. The Bible will appear on the History channel early 2013. I had a chance to watch some of the show and thought it was impressive. FULL POST

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