War Room DVD: War Room is to be released on DVD on Dec. 22, with exclusives for the Christian retail edition. Albany Herald

“Dangerous’ Jesus Calling: Is Jesus Calling really “dangerous”? Religion News Service

Matthew West’s songs: Singer Matthew West has “forgotten what it is like to write a song that isn’t at least based on someone’s story.” The Shawnee News-Star

Memoir opens doors: Singer-songwriter Laura Story’s recent memoir has opened lots of opportunities for her to share her faith and her story. Billings Gazette

Producer’s Christian work: Noted music producer Jimmy Nichols has worked on everything “from budget Christian acts to jingles.” Sioux City Journal

An likely hit: The unlikely story behind MercyMe’s mega-hit, “I Can Only Imagine.” TheBlaze.com

Special Woodlawn screening: A special screening of Woodlawn for local high school football players was intended to help them “be inspired to greatness.” The Courier-Tribune

Miners movie ‘graceful’: The 33, the biopic which tells how faith sustained the Chilean miners trapped underground for weeks, “handles its Christian overtones with grace and ease.” NinerTimes.com

Amy Grant’s latest: Amy Grant’s latest release, Be Still and Know…Hymns and Faith “is about the concept of stillness, a spiritual practice in which people reflect on life and faith and gain new insights by making time and space to block out the hectic pace of everyday life.” NorthJersey.com

North Korea testimony: Kenneth Bae, who was detained in North Korea for two years, is to tell his story in Not Forgotten: The True Story of My Imprisonment in North Korea, to be be released next spring. The Seattle Times

Bible journaling class: Logos Christian Bookstore in Kent, Ohio, hosts a Bible journaling workshop. The Beacon Journal

Chris Tomlin’s Christmas: A couple of songs on Chris Tomlin’s new Christmas album “aren’t exactly, 100 percent Christmas songs.” Gazette-Mail

MercyMe and Macy’s: MercyMe will appear on the 89th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, live from New York City and airing on NBC. Niagara-Wheatfield Tribune

TobyMac’s musical influences: TobyMac talks about his early musical influences. The Argus Leader

Kinkade art project: The nephew of the famed late Christian artist Thomas Kinkade has completed a painting inspired by the movie, Beyond the Farthest Star. KNOE.com

Faith-based films: Director Michael Landon Jr. discusses the state of faith-based movie-making. The Daily Signal