Interview: Brianna Smith

Music Video: Resist — Interview with the key team members Brianna Smith—Lead Actress (17-year-old) How was the project/script/song conceived? I added the wrist-cutting scene into the script because several of my friends have that problem. I thought it would be a great way for them to see Christ. How do you feel about being involved […]

Interview: Shane Clements

Music Video: Resist — Interview with the key team members Shane Clements— Songwriter, Lead vocalist (20-year-old) How was the project/script/song conceived? Jarod came to me and told me his idea. He said, “Can you write a song to go along with this script?” How do you feel about being involved in this project? I feel […]

Interview: Russell Routh

Music Video: Resist — Interview with the key team members Russell Routh— Lead guitarist (18-year-old) How was the project/script/song conceived? Well, we wanted to reach out to those who didn’t have a relationship with God and those who need a recommitment. So we worked hard on the song and video to bring across the message […]

Interview: Krystin Jurries

Music Video: Resist — Interview with the key team members Krystin Jurries—Script editor (17-year-old) How was the project/script/song conceived? I received a rough draft of the script from Jarod, spent a lot of time in prayer, and then started working on it. I tried to relay in the script real-life experience—personal as well as that […]

Interview: Nathan Ellison

Music Video: Resist — Interview with the key team members Nathan Ellison— Lighting and equipment assistant, Supporting actor (16-year-old) How was the project/script/song conceived? I worked mostly with the production side of the video. But I know Jarod wrote it, Krystin edited it, and we all performed it. How do you feel about being involved […]

Interview: April Walker

Music Video: Resist — Interview with the key team members April Walker—Supporting Actress (16-year-old) April loves to play volleyball and she enjoys listening to the tunes of David Crowder Band and Shawn MacDonald. Her ambitions include being a teacher and a missionary. She is her high school’s mascot. How was the project/script/song conceived? My friend […]

Song: Resist

On 10 July 2009, the YMI team received an email, which thrilled us. A youth group from a small country church in Texas, United States, sent us the link to a music video that they’ve produced. Nearly 50 youth contributed to the project in different areas such as song writing, acting, script writing, lighting, set […]