Explore the history of Western Civilization with host Dave Stotts in
this fast-paced, humorous trip through Greece! You'll encounter the
people, places, and events that helped shape Western Civilization and
the world as we know it. In this second release, Dave doesn't just talk
about history; he lives it in fast, easy-to-follow road trips that
reinforce a Christian worldview.
The DVD contains three episodes.
In the first episode Dave will hop on a car ferry that will take him to
a road that winds up the mysterious mountain where you could once find
the Oracle at Delphi. After some fun, Dave looks at the origin of the
Olympics, follows the conquests of Alexander the Great, and begins a
look at the Apostle Paul.
In the second episode Dave gets lost, this
time in Athens. Dave will take you to the Acropolis and the Parthenon
for a look at the finest architecture in the world. Next, you get a
quick lesson in Greek philosophy and learn about Plato, Aristotle, and
Last, but not least, in the third episode, Dave looks at the
impact of Apostle Paul's visit to Athens. This episode is perhaps the
most thorough, yet condensed story of Paul's missionary journeys ever
produced for television. Dave also visits the ruins of ancient Corinth
and discusses the strategic importance this city through the ages. Dave
examines the Apostle Paul's life in Corinth and his writings to the
church there–writings that forever changed history.
Thru History series received the Homeschool Friendly 2005 Stamp of
Approval from Homeschooling Parent Magazine, so enjoy watching this
entertaining DVD while taking a break from your busy homeschool day. It
is recommended for ages 12 and up, although younger children will learn
from it too. Place the DVD in your computer CD-ROM drive to view and
print the discussion guide! Act now and order Greece and the Word today!