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Dan Burgess (as David White)
Blaine Pickett ...
Muriel
Lance Zitron ...
Doug
Denise Weatherly ...
Tamara
Robert Kuns ...
Randy
Jim Whitehead ...
Bull
Andrea Darnell ...
Melanie
Skip Steward ...
Ricky
David Allen ...
Milner
Crystal Smith ...
Vickie
Steve Butler ...
Dad
Mari Askew ...
Mom
Mandy Posey ...
Jenny
John Jimerson ...
Scotty
Mitch Mattix ...
Todd
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A young Christian, Daniel (David A.R. White) is in public high school. He feels as if his religion is placing too many restrictions on him and he wishes to have some freedom from biblical teachings so that he can be more popular and go out with the girl he likes. One night Daniel wishes that he had "never become a believer," and the next day he has a rude awakening. His room is different, his house is dirty, and an angel meets him and explains to him that the "Heavenly Father" answered his prayer and now his life is as if he never became a Christian. He soon finds out that the two bullies at school are now his best friends and at school he enjoys the fact that the girl he really liked now likes him too. But all is not well. He goes on to learn that his younger sister no longer exists because his parents got divorced years ago in his alternative life. He is also shocked when his mom prances off to go on a date with someone other than his father (who moved to Los Angeles). The angel ... Written by Pingslin

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Dan Burgess is a Christian. Dan Burgess thinks he's not impacting anyone for the LORD. Dan Burgess thinks he's missing out on "all the fun". Dan Burgess wants out of the Christian life. Then... one day... Dan Burgess is forced to take a [Second Glance]

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Warm Heart-Striking Film
23 April 2001 | by (Arkadelphia, AR) – See all my reviews

This film is about a teen who is struggling with his social status in school. He is a "Good Christian" and feels that he is missing out on all the fun in high school. So he wishes he had never become one. After getting his wish and trying a worldly lifestyle he realizes that his quality of life has been dramatically diminished and wants to go back to being the person that he was. Good family-oriented film with a positive message of being proud of who you are even if you're not the most popular.


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