Innocence

Created by Lewis Martin, The Pitch 2013

Description

The year is 2028, a father struggles to pay for life saving treatment to rid his son of cancer. He is left with no choice but to steal. He plans a surely full-proof scheme to rob a city bank, turns out it ends up going very wrong; resulting in the man being sentenced to jail. As if life wasn't hard enough, the man now has to endure countless neglect and beatings from prison guards, there was no way of escaping. Hope, was surely lost. That is until, the man gets a visitor.

Biblical Connection

Acts 16: 16-40 PAUL AND SILAS IN PRISON About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them.26 Suddenly there was such a violent earthquake that the foundations of the prison were shaken. At once all the prison doors flew open, and everyone’s chains came loose. 27 The jailer woke up, and when he saw the prison doors open, he drew his sword and was about to kill himself because he thought the prisoners had escaped. 28 But Paul shouted, “Don’t harm yourself! We are all here!” The jailer called for lights, rushed in and fell trembling before Paul and Silas. 30 He then brought them out and asked, “Sirs, what must I do to be saved?” They replied, “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved—you and your household.” 32 Then they spoke the word of the Lord to him and to all the others in his house. 33 At that hour of the night the jailer took them and washed their wounds; then immediately he and all his household were baptized. 34 The jailer brought them into his house and set a meal before them; he was filled