TRENDING NOW: New Skillet Song/Video | Fall Music Preview | Lecrae On Depression | New Music 9/17
NRT Christian Music News Update
Brian Doerksen Releases Easter Film for Free
Singer/songwriter releases 'Easter at The Shining Rose' for free
 

Brian Doerksen Releases Easter Film for Free
   

Posted: May 05, 2021, 5:00 PM | Category: Movies / Media
Artist Tags: Brian Doerksen
Source: Doerksen Music

Songwriter/worship leader Brian Doerksen has released his Easter special Easter at The Shining Rose for free until May 23rd. 

Having recently created the Christmas at our House special, Brian wanted to keep the momentum going with another special, this time focusing on the Easter story and the difficulty surrounding COVID. It features songs like "Scars On His Hands," "On That Sunday Morning," and re-introduces the classics "Light The Fire Again," and "Come, Now Is The Time To Worship" in their original style. You'll also be treated to hymns from his new album 'Hymns For Life,' including his current single "Heard The Voice" along with "It Is Well" and "Morning Has Broken," which features his 84-year-old father Harry Doerksen. There is also a narrative aspect where we meet storytellers Jimmy Yi and Marika Siewert.

After its initial release via mandolin.com, the reception was overwhelmingly positive and encouraging. Brian and his team were able to cover the cost of the $20,000 special as well as license it to YES TV and some churches that were unable to gather for Easter due to COVID restrictions. 

Since the special includes the challenges that COVID brings, the decision was made that it would be good to share the special with as many people as possible by making it available to everyone via his website.

"My desire is to encourage people this Easter season with the hopeful message of resurrection while being honest about the struggles and scars of real life," Brian shared. "People are struggling with isolation and loss; our special acknowledges that visually and demonstrates through song and story our connection and the hope that Jesus provides."

Although it's only available for a limited time through the 50 days of Eastertide, the special's soundtrack is also available for purchase which includes the musical compositions from producer Philip Janz. The production took place at The Shining Rose in Abbotsford B.C. over three days. It was directed by Marika Siewert and produced by Brian Doerksen, Marika Siewert, and The Arctic.

"We are so excited to be able to share this film with people all around the world for even longer than we expected," director Marika Siewert said. "We want you to be able to share this with anyone that you know that just needs a bit of encouragement during this time."

 


 


More Christian Music News Headlines View All News Add News

ADVERTISEMENT

Drew and Ellie Holcomb Announce 2021 Christmas Tour
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Zachary Schossau Announces Engagement
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Michael Feighan Set to Release New Solo EP
Monday, September 20, 2021
Christian Artist Jeremy Rosado Makes Premiere On New Season Of The Voice This Week
Monday, September 20, 2021
Riley Clemmons to Perform at Virtual Fashion Show and Concert
Monday, September 20, 2021
Lynda Randle and Michael Tait Reunite for 2021 Christmas Tour
Monday, September 20, 2021
Roy Tosh Announces Upcoming Album
Sunday, September 19, 2021
Evan Craft Ties the Knot
Sunday, September 19, 2021
Elias Dummer Drops New Single
Saturday, September 18, 2021
View All News

Christian Music, Facebook Christian Music, Twitter Christian Music, YouTube Christian Music, Instagram
ADVERTISEMENT

Christian Music

©2021 NewReleaseToday
A Division Of NRT Media Inc.

 

Secure
CHRISTIAN MUSIC

Discover New Artists
New This Week
Coming Soon
Playlists
NEW! Podcasts
Free Music
Album Reviews

NEWS

New Music
Movies / Media
Events
Tours
General

VIDEOS

Music Videos
Exclusives

EXCLUSIVES

Articles
Devotionals
Interviews
Concert Reviews
We Love Awards
replica watches

MORE INFO

RSS
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Advertising
Staff
New Music Email
Contact

RESOURCES

Music Studies
Artist Training

CONNECT

Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
YouTube