- "Voiceless" Screening at 10 am
- Policy Lecture at 12 pm
Join the director and producer of the powerful pro-life film, Voiceless, for a panel discussion about the role of movies and media in motivating churches to take an active role in promoting a culture of life. Care Net and Human Coalition will join to discuss practical ways that churches can become equipped to provide compassion, hope, help, and discipleship to women and men considering abortion.
In the film, a young, reserved war veteran-turned-community outreach leader puts his life on the line to stand against an abortion facility that has taken up shop across the street from his Philadelphia church. The winner of multiple awards, Voiceless has been honored as Northeast Film Festival’s Best Feature and People’s Choice for Best Feature Film and Best Feature Film from the California Independent Film Festival. The Voiceless film will be screened at FRC for our in-person audience at 10:00 am, followed by the lecture at Noon. The file is set to be released on DVD on March 7.
When churches have an active pro-life ministry and community, Christians are engaged and women in unplanned pregnancies get the support they need. Come learn about the role of media and film in inspiring and equipping churches to pro-life action.
Pat Necerato is the Writer, Director, and Producer of Voiceless. Pat has received two nominations for ' Voiceless' at the 2015 Northeast Film Festival for 'Best Screenplay' and 'Best Director.’ Pat is also the founder of the Christian ministry, Go Stand Speak and is married to Natalie and has 4 children.
Stuart Migdon is the Executive Producer of Voiceless. Stuart is a Christian author, a pro-life ministry leader, pro-life speaker, and an elder in his church. He is a Messianic Jew, coming to faith in Jesus in 1991. He is married to Jeanne, has two children, and 4 grandchildren.
Vincent DiCaro is the Chief Outreach Officer for Care Net which has made a Making Life Disciples, 6-part DVD curriculum that trains churches on ministering to folks in the church facing unplanned pregnancies.
Dean Nelson is the National Outreach Director at Human Coalition and Director of African-American Outreach at the Family Research Council. Among its projects, the Human Coalition has a Church Toolkit that provides pastors and churches resources to address the issue of abortion with grace and compassion, clear Biblical understanding, and concrete steps for the congregation.
Arina Grossu is the Director of the Center for Human Dignity at the Family Research Council, where she focuses on sanctity of human life issues ranging from conception to natural death.