Christian Film Starring Kevin Sorbo Giving Away AR-15 Rifle as Christmas Promotion After Church Shooting

Kevin Sorbo in "The Reliant" movie promotional photo, 2017. | (

The upcoming faith-based film, "The Reliant" will give away an AR-15 rifle as a promotional giveaway on Christmas day.

According to the film's website which proudly promotes the controversial giveaway on the front page, the faith-based filmmaker Dr. J.P Johnston, who is also a family practice physician wants to help encourage "responsible gun ownership" with the giveaway.

"The Reliant" is scheduled to hit theaters in 2018 and features actors Kevin Sorbo ("The Legends Of Hercules"), Brian Bosworth ("The Longest Yard"), and Eric Roberts ("The Dark Knight").