Mattie Montgomery, former lead singer of hardcore band For Today, knows a thing or two about rough missions fields. After years of evangelizing the metal scene, his ministry Awakening Evangelism is equipping ordinary believers to go out and live the Great Commission. Mattie discusses his heart for evangelism, his advice to the next generation and his unlikely friendship with revivalist Dutch Sheets. Listen to Mattie's exclusive, unedited interview with Jessilyn Justice, Charisma's online news director. The interview is part of our ongoing series "New Year, New Voices," which spotlights up and coming young leaders in the charismatic movement.
Tauren Wells is one of the hottest names in the entire Christian music industry. The Pentecostal singer was recently honored with a Dove Award for "Best New Artist," and his singles have been lighting up radio. In this exclusive, unedited interview with Jessilyn Justice, Tauren shares how he got started, his influences and what God's been putting on his heart. The interview is part of our ongoing series "New Year, New Voices," which spotlights up and coming young leaders in the charismatic movement.
This is a story about a new law the Trump administration created to protect persecuted Christians in the Middle East. Pastor John Hagee applauds the law and calls it a “good step” in the right direction. Listen to what else Hagee had to say.
This is a story about a famous college quarterback who decided to quit football his senior year in order to go into full-time ministry. Listen to hear more about Old Dominion's Blake LaRussa.
This is a story about Iraq officially declaring Christmas a national holiday. Find out how this happened in the world's eighth-worse nation for Christian persecution.
This is a story about an earthquake that rattled several churches that are centuries old. The quake also injured about 30 people.
The Muslim government of Iraq declared Dec. 25 a national holiday to celebrate the birth of Christ. This Christmas miracle is just a small sampling of how God is moving in the country, evangelist Robby Dawkins says. He's here to talk about the crazy prophecies coming to pass in the country and beyond its borders.
After a week of festivities, an auditorium believed to be the world’s largest sanctuary has opened in Nigeria.
This is a tragic story about a pastor's wife who was killed in a carjacking in New Orleans. Her daughter's church says she was a great woman of God and are now praying against the spirits of crime.
For almost two decades, the International House of Prayer has celebrated a new year with its Onething conference. But this year's Onething will be the final one. Find out why.
A group of churchgoers peacefully protested the ICE arrest of an illegal immigrant who belong to their church. As a result, 27 of them were sent to jail.
This is a story about a famous wrestling star who publicly refused to participate in voodoo with her friend because of her faith in Jesus. Here's how WWE star Trinity Fatu is being bold about her faith.
A former major name in Charismatic preaching hit rock bottom on Monday, after he was sentenced to five years in prison for repeatedly smuggling drugs from Mexico to the U.S.
This is a story about one pastor who had a unique way of preaching. When teaching on Jesus’ Second Coming, he decided to zip-line into the service!
Charles Wesco, an American missionary from Indiana, was shot to death in Cameroon while riding in the car with his wife and son. Listen to this story to find out more and how you can prayer for Wesco's family.
Last Friday, an anti-Semitic gunman stormed a Jewish synagogue in Pittsburgh and killed 11 worshippers. This week, a Messianic Jew was invited to a Republican rally in Michigan to pray for the victims, but his prayer has been met with controversy. Find out more when you play this story.
Evangelist Nick Hall and the Pulse ministry recently held an interdenominational event called Together 2018. Find out more about this event and how it drew in over 100,000 people.
This is an exciting story about Asia Bibi, a persecuted Christian mother who was just set free from death row! The Pakistani woman was sentenced to death by hanging in 2010 on charges of blasphemy. Find out how Christians around the world are rejoicing.
This is a sad but encouraging story about Grammy winner Russ Taff. In a new faith-centered film, Taff reveals his life’s scars as well as what got him through. Hear more!
A Pentecostal pastor who has been a leader within the Spirit-filled movement for over six decades was recently honored with a prestigious award. Find out who it is when you click play.
Clayton Kershaw is the youngest baseball player since 1985 to win the Cy Young Award. But the Dodgers pitcher is humble and cautious. He knows where all the glory goes. Be inspired to see God make the impossible possible when you listen to this story.
On Saturday, October 27, a gunman named Robert Bowers stormed a Pittsburgh synagogue during Saturday services. He killed 11 worshippers and wounded another six at the Tree of Life Synagogue before he was arrested by police officers. Listen to find out what leaders are saying about this story.