Stories from the Edges is a documentary series from the vision that Pastor and Filmmaker, Arman “Pastor Fury” Sheffey began pursuing in January of 2022. The series of short and full length feature films combines the heart for the poor that is at the core of the Unshackled Network with the storytelling power of Freedom Story Media and tell long-form and short-form stories of God’s work amongst the most marginalized and vulnerable populations in Lake County, IL and beyond.

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Thanks and an Update!

Thanks and an Update!

YAY! We are in our final weeks of filming and the final weeks of the support campaign. THANKS SO MUCH TO ALL THE SUPPORTERS SO FAR!!! This means we can now cover... Travel and Gear expenses related to our final days of filming Full-length Film editing & Coloring...

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Story #1

After a life spent destroying, Chuy Llanos, a former leader in the Round Lake Latin Kings, now dedicates his life to building up the youth. Hear him tell his of violence, prison, and redemption as he and Frontline Street Intervention work to relaunch their most successful ministry, G.L.I.F.E.

Watch the brief sizzle reel for the project. We need your help to complete the project and get it out for as many viewers to see it.

All donations will give you the privilege of perks listed on Indiegogo.

Story #2

One of the next stories we plan to tell is that of the Mosaic House Ministries and the work that God is doing through them in North Chicago. Watch below a quick highlight reel we put together of the grand opening of their new ministry hub from the summer of 2022.

All donations will give you the privilege of perks listed here and on Indiegogo.

Story #3?

Do you know of a story that God is writingamongst the marginalized that you believe should be told? We’d love to hear about it and explore making it a future Story from the Edges. Call or text 847-220-7788 or email to tell us more about it.


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A collaborative Sankofa Project brought to you by the Unshackled Network and Freedom Story Media.

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