Yolanda Adams has already tackled the gospel music industry, but now she is gearing up to make her mark on the world of skin care, television, books and movies.
Adams, 52, is well known in the gospel music industry for a powerhouse voice that has earned her a number of accolades including four Grammy Awards, sixteen Stellar Gospel Music Awards, four Dove Awards, and a host of others that include an American Music Award, NAACP Image Awards and BET Awards. While the singer has not released an album in three years, her work schedule has done anything but slow down.
She has returned to BET's "Sunday Best" gospel music competition where she currently serves as a judge each Sunday and let The Christian Post know why the role is important to her after joining the show in 2010. more >>
Hillsong's Pastor Brian Houston was unsure why Hollywood producers were interested in making a movie about their "little church" when they approached him with the idea, he admits in a new blog post.
Alcon Entertainment and Warner Bros. will release the film "Hillsong – Let Hope Rise" in April 2015 about their megachurch's humble beginnings and their famous worship band but Houston says a lot of thought, preparation and prayer was involved before allowing their cameras to roll.
"We aren't naive enough to believe that it's all going to be a 'walk in the park', but we have faith to believe that opening up our lives and portraying the journey with authenticity may just point people to the One we live for and long to glorify – Jesus," said Houston. more >>
Hillsong Music is celebrating an astonishing 10 Dove Award nominations received this week, including Artist of the Year and Song of the Year.
The numerous awards were announced at the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards press conference on Wednesday, Aug. 13. Today, the group is celebrating the recognition by honoring God.
"We are honored to receive these nominations for Dove Awards and are humbled that people listen to our music," the Hillsong Music Team said in a statement. "We pray that it always points them to Jesus. To God be the Glory!" more >>
Adrienne Bailon has expressed a Godly reflection following an online feud that she engaged in with the Kardashian family last month.
Bailon, the 30-year-old entertainer and co-host of "The Real" talk show, spoke out about her ex-boyfriend Rob Kardashian as the most recent covergirl of Latina magazine. She revealed that filming her relationship for "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" almost hurt her career, which angered his sisters.
Since Rob has been struggling with depression, his sisters Kim and Khloe accused Bailon of kicking their brother while he is already down. Now, Bailon is responding to fans questioning her about the matter in a Latina magazine Twitter question and answer session. more >>
Christian rocker and worship leader Michael Gungor recently appeared on the Bad Christian Podcast where he discussed some of the backlash he received from blog posts sharing his beliefs on the literal account of creation and the flood in the book of Genesis.
The singer recently came under fire when various media outlets reported on the post where he voiced his beliefs in science and admitted that he does not interpret the accounts of Noah and Adam and Eve literally. He defended his perspective during the podcast and also made an interesting comment in regards to what the fundamentalist church bases its beliefs on in the 21st century.
"If you asked any Christian before the Enlightenment, 'What is the foundation of your faith?' Everybody's going to say Jesus Christ," he said. "If you ask somebody now, especially an evangelical or fundamentalist, there's a good chance they're going to say the Bible." more >>
It's important in life to never judge someone based on something they're doing that is different. The truth is, you don't know their story or why they are the way they are. In this case, a young high school boy named Nut is the target of bullies.
They bother him because he carries around an old guitar and sings when he thinks no one is watching. The bullies make fun of Nut as he walks by them and behind his back. One day, a classmate walks by and finds out the real reason why he sings.
This boy's love will bring tears to your eyes. Watch this powerful and touching video below: more >>