Saturday, March 10, 2012

The Woodcarver ~Review & Giveaway~ (OVER)

About the movie:

     Rebelling against his parents and the broken home he comes from, fifteen-year-old Matthew Stevenson makes a destructive choice get attention: he vandalizes the church his father is renovating.  To avoid criminal charges, he agrees to repair the damage he caused to the intricate carvings and finds himself working alongside Ernest Otto (John Ratzenburger), a talented but reclusive woodworker.  Laboring together, an unlikely friendship forms and both come  to realize that all things are possible with faith, family, and friendship.

My thoughts:

     This is a great family movie, it teaches us alot of life lessons.  The one thing I took from this movie is that God does not work on our time but he works on his time.  How many times have we prayed for something and it just seems he isn't listening to us?  Maybe it is that we don't need what we are asking for, or maybe he is in fact working on something better for us!  I am a firm believer that things happen in our lives for a reason and sometimes we don't really know or understand until it is done why he didn't answer our prayers.  I have to say that this is one of the best movies I have seen in a while and it is one that I could enjoy with my children.  It is definitely a must see movie for the entire family!  I enjoy a horror film but I can't watch those with my children.  It is a must see movie. 

The Giveaway
This giveaway will run from March 10, 2012 to March 16, 2012.  The winner will be drawn via and emailed.  You will have 24 hours to respond with your mailing address or another winner will be drawn.  I will also post on facebook, twitter, and so be watching for your name!  Good Luck!
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