Watch the movie “Soul Surfer” and be inspired

Dolly Lee Movie&Play Reviews

My husband and I recently watched the movie “Soul Surfer” based on the same-titled book by professional surfer Bethany Hamilton (AnnaSophia Robb).  We loved it although neither of us surf.  We learned a few surfing terms, such as “duck dive” and “thread a barrel.” The movie honestly portrays 13 year old Bethany’s adjustment to an altered body and life after …

Supporting South Sudan’s orphans

Dolly Lee Movie&Play Reviews

Michele Perry is one of my heroes because of how fully she has followed Christ by loving the orphans of Sudan. Read about her vision for loving the orphans of southern Sudan. She reminds me of how big God is and how much He loves.  I am challenged to ask God to expand my heart and my vision.  I realize …

What did I love about the movie, “The King’s Speech”?

Dolly Lee Movie&Play Reviews

I loved this movie because it had a hero, heart, and an honest portrayal of human relationships. The movie is rated “R” because of the profanity used in a few scenes. “The King’s Speech” stars Colin Firth as King George VI (or Bertie to his family).  I loved how the movie celebrated King George VI’s courage and perseverance in overcoming …

Secretariat is more than just a horse movie

Dolly Lee Movie&Play Reviews

We recently rewatched the movie Secretariat (based on real events) as a family.  We loved it.  It was more than just a movie about how the racehorse Secretariat won The Triple Crown in 1973. It also touched on having enough faith in a dream to pursue it despite obstacles.     The movie also had a theme of “running one’s race” …