"O church, arise and put your armor on!" is a clarion call echoed by Great Commission Films.
The cultural mandate, the dominion mandate, the great commission—at GCF we are committed to producing films that reflect that all authority has indeed been given to Jesus Christ, films that help Christians disciple the nations, teaching them to observe all things that Jesus has commanded.
Are the public schools an educational “neutral zone,” or a humanistic program designed to undermine the influence of the Church and the family? Is there any truth to the “salt and light” argument that encourages Christians to send their kids to public school? "Every Christian with a child in a government school should see this."
-Cal Thomas, FOX NEWS Contributor
This film, shot entirely by students, will chronicle a day in the life of over 100 kids—from public schools and home schools all over the United States— and will show what a day in the life of an American student really looks like.
From pre-K to 12th grade, from sunrise till midnight, and from a one-bedroom apartment to an overcrowded classroom, and everything in between, this film will document the unadorned reality of public and home education in America.
Hudson Taylor, Amy Carmichael, David Livingston, Jim Elliot. The missionaries of old have intrigued and insured Christians for generations as they left everything behind and followed God's call to make disciples of all the nations.
But what is the condition of missions today? Is the Gospel being preached? Are nations and cultures being transformed? Travel the world in search for answers.
Is Jesus coming back soon? When will the Rapture be? Are today's prophets for real? Who can ever properly understand the Book of Revelation?
Numerous cults and sects have been founded on a wrong understanding of prophesy and have assaulted the integrity of God's Word and His promises. Find out what the Bible actually teaches about the end of the world.
Christian filmmaking is growing all over the world. As the tools have become accessible and the funding and distribution channels have become decentralized, the need for properly training the next generation of filmmakers has become urgent.
Every year, GCF welcomes a small number of young men who desire to be mentored and trained in documentary film production.
Great Commission Films is a film production company dedicated to equipping the saints to do the work of ministry that Christ entrusted to His church.
The projects we develop seek to build up and encourage God's people to love and good works, to considering what God's Word has to say about how to apply the Christian faith to every area of life. We invite you to partner with us in prayer, and to consider supporting our efforts financially.
Investment opportunities are welcome and will be prayerfully considered.
Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor, Screenwriter A veteran producer of documentaries and educational videos, Joaquin Fernandez has worked all over the United States, and in countries in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and the Caribbean. Joaquin is media consultant for the Exodus Mandate Project, president of The Lighthouse Video and Graphics, and founder of Great Commission Films. Originally from Miami, Florida, Joaquin worked for several multinational advertising agencies in the 90’s, and provided video solutions for higher education. Joaquin writes a regular column for The Old Schoolhouse Magazine and will be teaching a documentary filmmaking class at the New Geneva Christian Leadership Academy. He lives in Wake Forest, North Carolina, with his wife Monica and their four children.