The connection happened upon a vision alignment where both teams share the passion for sharing stories of hope from Africa.
Co-production kicked off with the filming of ex-gangster, current evangelist Edward Ackerman’s testimony. His life story also appears in the RealDeal Series’ next printed release: Your Freedom Journey.
The video clip itself is to be made public through Christian Bible Network (CBN) Africa’s social media campaign. CBN commissioned Headlight Media to produce this testimony.
A trip to the East London has followed the Lotus River-based shoot, capturing the testimony of former itwasa Mpho Thulo.
Based on the published story in Your New Life Journey, the visual narrative will be released on the RealDeal Series YouTube channel.
As discipleship organisation RDT is passionate about developing resources to encourage and esteem believers in growing in their relationship with Christ.
‘We are excited about diversifying our testimony offerings to make it more accessible to believers from a variety of communities,’ says Nanine, in charge of material development.
‘There is power in collaboration. We have seen God move in such incredible ways and we’re excited to see how these video testimonies will impact even more lives for Jesus,’ says, Pieter Pohl, managing director at Headlight.
Feedback has shown that testimonies, paired with the Biblical truth in simple format, enables readers to realise the reality of the Gospel in their daily lives.