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Pamela's Prayer (1998)

Unrated | | Drama | 1998 (USA)
A girl's life from her birth in 1969 to her wedding day in 1991.


Dave Christiano


Dave Christiano




Cast overview:
Serena Orrego Serena Orrego ... Pamela Bucklin
Rick Scheideman Rick Scheideman ... Wayne Bucklin
Ted Kuenz Ted Kuenz ... Fredric
Sarah Padbury Sarah Padbury ... Jessica
Justin Crafts Justin Crafts ... Jerry
Shawn Hardin Shawn Hardin ... Sarah Bucklin
Gerry Marx Gerry Marx ... Wayne's Father
Mary Lou Ward Mary Lou Ward ... Wayne's Mother
Troy Barker ... Andy
Clif Willis Clif Willis ... Pastor
Lacey Hanner Lacey Hanner ... Young Pamela
Sophie Christiano Sophie Christiano ... Baby Pamela
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This period piece motion picture portrays the unique and heartfelt story of Pamela Bucklin from her birth in 1969 to her wedding day in 1991. When her mother dies at birth, Pamela is raised by her father, Wayne. He makes a commitment to pray with his daughter each and every night. He also raises her with a very high standard of purity before marriage. In an age when purity is scoffed at by the world, and even in some Christian circles, this movie presents the message with inspiration and perspective. Also, the prayerful commitment of Wayne Bucklin is an example for all who are in a parental role. Written by ChristianFilms.com

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Yes, it seemed unfair... until the day she married.





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I am saddened by the spiritual condition in our country
6 January 2011 | by m_hull00See all my reviews

I was seriously disappointed and saddened when I read the reviews written here, mainly because it paints the perfect picture of how desensitized our church has become. Our God is not a God of low standards, yet we mock and ridicule other Christians for trying to be like Christ. A kiss is a big deal! The enemy seeks to destroy our families, and the person who said serial dating leads to the same habits in marriage hit the nail right on the head. If kissing is not intimate, can I kiss another man while married to my husband and it be okay! NO!!! It is intimate and it should be only for your spouse. It is it so ridiculous that Jesus said to hate your brother is as murder to God. Or to lust after someone in your heart IS adultery. God is a God of High standards, and when the Lord sees the comments people wrote about kissing to the contrary I am sure He is sorely disappointed and saddened too! It really does depend on far you are willing to go to TRULY follow Christ in EVERY area of your life! I loved the message and I lead a Jr high (7th and 8th grade) youth group in our church, and I teach the same standards there. And while its not the most popular view, the Lord has blessed my ministry. I live in a small town, and we run usually about 40 girls on Wednesday nite and they keep coming. So maybe its not so far fetched after all to think that kids these days would buy into this. Now for those who say this is the problem it just doesn't relate to them, well God doesn't lower the standard to relate to us, His standard is always the same, and He gave us power through the Holy Spirit to fulfill that standard in us through the death of His Son, and lowering standards never did anyone any good. People, read your bibles and get ready, do not lean on your own understanding or even the understanding of the culture around you. You can only trust 1 source 100% of the time, and that is the Word of God. Look there seek Him, and know the truth, for it is the truth that makes you free! Love to you all!! And loved the movie! Oh one last thing, this was a true story! How's that for realistic! :)

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1998 (USA) See more »

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA See more »

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