It’s not easy for those who stand for Christ – and make public their values in Hollywood.
But it’s there, albeit rare.
Matthew McConaughey won the Oscar for Best Actor. In his acceptance speech he thanked God for his success. He said, “First off I want to thank God, because that’s who I look up to. He’s graced my life with opportunities that I know are not of my hand or any other human hand.”
When Darlene Love accepted the Oscar for Best Documentary, her reaction was to burst out singing, “His Eye Is on the Sparrow.”
Finally, you might want to see this very emotional and powerful video of Oscar winner, Lupita Nyongo. She shares her accounts of feelings of inadequacy because of the color of her skin and how God helped her be able to see things differently.
Lupita Nyongo Prayed to God for Lighter Skin. Instead, God Granted Her So Much more – 4:54