Casting Crowns scooped its sixth American Music Award nomination this week in the Favorite Artist- Contemporary Inspirational category.
Immediately following the nomination, Casting Crowns shared their pleasure on Twitter.
"We're excited to announce our nomination for #AMAs Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational," the group wrote on Oct. 17th. more >>
This song is a POWERFUL cry out to Christ from the lead singer of for KING & COUNTRY. The hit song "Without You" has so much meaning behind it.
This Christian hit song that has a story behind the words that is so amazing, it will bring you to your knees. The song is a cry out to the Lord and a wife saying she cannot live without the man she loves. Don't take life for granted because there are people in this world who are not as fortunate as you may be. In this case, this man was very sick at the time when he wrote this beautiful song.
Watch the video of "Without You" below: more >>
Peter Sharp, who is a performance artist, convincingly turns a Perth, Australia train into the ultimate dance party. But, there is something more behind this dance party then just busting a move.
By starting a dance party on the train, Peter hopes to bring people closer together during a time when technology has moved everyone apart. Most people on the train are using their cell phones and lost in a world of technology, instead of communicating and interacting with one another. Peter's social experiment turns out to be successful, as everyone joins and dances around the train with him.
Watch this awesome video of a train turned into a dance party below: more >>
Matt Carter, a former member of Mars Hill Church and lead guitarist in the Christian rock band Emery, recently spoke out about the resignation of his former pastor Mark Driscoll and called the move a "good thing."
The rocker took to his BadChristian blog in a post titled "Mark Driscoll Has Resigned From Mars Hill, and Other Good News" to address Driscoll's decision to resign from his position at the church which Carter attended and served at for 10 years.
Although he starts the blog by expressing his appreciation for Driscoll's leadership skills and ministry strategies, he goes on to illustrate why he believes the decision was smart for both the church and his former mentor and also talks about the reason why he left the church a few years back. more >>
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Michael Tait of Christian contemporary group the Newsboys expressed excitement for the growing success of faith-based movies at the box office and revealed plans to be part of a new film set for Spring 2015.
Speaking at a promotional event for faith-base film studio Pure Flix Entertainment, Tait praised the recent strides Christian films have made in the box office.
"Faith-based movies this year are taking a turn for the good and I'm just stoked about this," said Tait. more >>
Joel Houston, the son of Hillsong Senior Pastor Brian Houston, recently opened up about fanfare as it relates to the success of his megachurch band Hillsong United.
The Sydney-based pastor was in New York City on Thursday to kick off the three-day Hillsong conference at Madison Square Garden theater and he spoke about the band receiving it's first ever American Music Award nomination during a press conference.
The band is nominated for an AMA in the Contemporary Inspirational Artist category. While Houston, 35, expressed delight in the recognition, he explained that Hillsong United has a much greater purpose. more >>