Jesus Film Project

Helping to provide media tools, training, strategies and resources for abundant follow through evangelism in every needed language.

Year Founded: 1979

Ministry Presence: The JESUS film has been seen in every country in the world and translated into hundreds of languages.

10 Million Views

Jesus Film Media app sees record views

Reach Those With the Least Access to the Gospel

Join a 2-week mission trip with Jesus Film Project and bring the gospel to areas where less than 2% of the people are Christian.

347 New Christians in Madagascar

A seminary’s mission trip becomes more than anyone would have imagined.

Bikes and Backpacks

Watch: Taking Jesus Film Project to the world's remotest places.

Breakthrough in Bible Translation Hidden in a Backpack

Two pastors in Papua New Guinea bring their communities face to face with Jesus thanks to a wearable innovation.

An Outreach in Bulgaria Becomes a Citywide Observance of Easter.

Every person in Bulgaria received an opportunity to become a Christian during an amazing 4 years.

Watch: Church-building in Cambodia

Small community churches grow using Jesus Film Project.


How to contact Jesus Film Project including their mailing address, phone number and email address, as well as hyperlinks for short-term mission and career opportunities.

Thousands Become Christians After a Man Responds to a Radio Ad

41-year-old computer technician in North Carolina starts a campaign to send Jesus Film Project DVDs to all the homes in his county.

Does Jesus Appear in Dreams?

How do you respond to someone who tells you that Jesus literally appeared to them?

Why Dwayne Left His Harley and Went on Mission

One Mississippi native’s tells why he went on a missions trip to Africa with Jesus Film Project.

Free film tools for Global Outreach Day

During Global Outreach Day you will be looking for the right person to share your story with, so you can introduce God’s story.

From Film to Faith

Students at the University of Texas use the new Jesus Film app to share their faith.

His girlfriend wasn’t a Christian

A young Japanese student had become a Christian, but wanted a wife.

Hope and Healing in Cambodia

One woman's journey with Christ and HIV.

How I Connected With A Refugee When I Couldn’t Speak Her Language

When I reached my seat I introduced myself; she smiled and shook her head – “No English.” Oh well, I thought. I guess I’ll space out on this leg of the flight.

How Jesus’ view of women changed one refugee

At a humanitarian center in a refugee camp in a Middle Eastern country, a church-planting team showed "Magdalena" daily.

In Your Hands

A new smartphone app makes Jesus Film Project available anytime.

Introducing The Paul Project

Cru president Steve Douglass talks about The Jesus Film Project's newest venture.

30 years the JESUS film's reach has met or surpassed that of long-standing companies.

Jesus Film back in theaters and on Blu-Ray

In honor of its 35th anniversary, “JESUS”—the most watched film in history, having been viewed billions of times—has now been re-mastered in high-definition with a complete new musical score in Dolby 5.1 surround sound.

A Film About the One They Call Jesosy is Changing an Island Nation

The Masikoro people turn from crocodiles, stones or dead ancestors to Christ after seeing the JESUS film in Madagascar.

An Eternal Birthday Present

In search of the perfect 90th birthday present, a group of Ruth Bates' friends fund the translation of evangelical film Magdalena: Released From Shame into Colloquial Egyptian Arabic.

Movie Outreach for Orlando Women

Sheila learns how much God loves her and how easily she can tell that message to others showing "Magdalena" from the Jesus Film.

Told Through the Eyes of a Woman

The same people who have turned the JESUS film into the most-translated film of all time have begun distributing a unique new translation of sorts with the U.S. release of Magdalena: Released from Shame.

Meeting Jesus at the mall

A storefront at a Michigan mall was an unusual place for an encounter with Christ.

The Man Who Mixed Hotel California Now Records JESUS

A famous sound engineer leaves the recording industry behind so Christ's voice is heard.

My Last Day

The new short film animé, My Last Day, tells the story of regret, repentance and redemption that frames the story of salvation through the eyes of a criminal who receives the same crucifixion sentence as Christ. The criminal's own gilt causes him to realize more fully Christ's innocence.

New Executive Director of Jesus Film Project

Introducing the new executive director for Jesus Film Project, Erick Schenkel, to replace Jim Green in April 2012.

No Longer Lost in Translation

Lifetime missionary to Western African nation requests the JESUS film in a new translation, giving hope to a broader audience.

Against All Odds

Mountain farmer Oscar continues to serve God in Guatemala.

Overcoming The Fear Factor in Talking About God

Growing up in Ethiopia, a confusing religious environment made the thought of death frightening to Kassahun.

Reaching the Unreachable

An Amazon tribesman becomes a pastor to his tribe, using Jesus Film Project to reach people in his own language.

Ready for Anything

A former Delta Force member gives out JESUS films to speakers of other languages.

Revolutionized Witness

“My Last Day” changes ministry in Africa.

The Bus Driver’s Language

A phone app gives Tom an opportunity to share about Jesus.

The Long Walk

Kia Dureti Dida, a 22-year-old Ethiopian, travels among villages telling people about Jesus.

There is something different about Jesus

Five North African women show “Magdalena”, a film produced by Jesus Film Project to portray Jesus’ life from the perspective of Mary Magdalene.

Pregnant and Heartbroken, a Thai Woman Finds Hope in Jesus

After finding out her boyfriend was cheating on her, a new mom learns about Jesus and then introduces Him to her family using the JESUS film.

New Follow-up Series is Taking Root

The new “Walking With Jesus” discipleship series created and produced by Jesus Film Project and Cru Africa. Is taking root.

When a Pastor Was Robbed in Madagascar

Pastor Alexandre knew the risks of this village, and he also knew it was worth going, because they needed to know about Jesus.

When you don’t speak their language

If you have a smartphone, you can share the gospel with anyone.

Why God Wants Your Life to Be Fruitful

How to live a spiritually fruitful life.

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