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Hollywood Producer: 'There's a Lot of People in Heaven Because of Jack Hayford'

As the faith world continues to celebrate the life of the late Pastor Jack Hayford, a renowned preacher and the founder of The Church On The Way in Van Nuys, California, a well-known Hollywood writer and producer is sharing details of the minister's impact on his family.

Brian Bird, co-creator of the popular TV show "When Calls the Heart" and a veteran film and TV writer, told CBN's Faithwire about his family's meaningful relationship with Hayford, who died Jan. 8 at 88.

As it turns out, Bird's grandfather, Pastor Vincent Bird, was a spiritual father of sorts to Hayford. Bird said his grandpa, a lifelong preacher, even ended up working for Hayford after his retirement.

Jonathan Cahn's New Book Written in Perfect Timing

When Jonathan Cahn finished his latest book, "The Return of the Gods"released by Charisma Media in September 2022—he had asked and answered many chilling questions:

Is it possible that the ancient entities known as "the gods" have returned to our world?

Could these gods lie behind what is happening in our culture today, everything that is now changing our families, our children, our businesses, our government, and our lives?

Faith Over Football: D1 Athlete Leaves the Field for God's Calling on His Life

2023CMPrintcoverCam Lamanuzzi may have started his time at Fresno State as a linebacker, but he later realized that God had placed a different calling on his life.

Being a native of Fresno, California, going to the college in his hometown was an easy choice, but hanging up the cleats in obedience to the Lord was something out of the blue.

Instead of lining up opposite the other team's offense, Lamanuzzi is now an assistant chaplain for the Fresno State Bulldogs football team.

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