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 >>
This blind 10 year old boy from Quebec named Felix sings B.B. King's classic song, "Every Day I Have the Blues." He performs the song at the Quebec Foundation for the Blind summer camp during the nightly talent show.
When you hear how well he performs this song you will clap along with the audience. God gives us all talents and it is a true blessing when we realize how well we are able to use them. Felix brings his talent each and every time to the night talent show at camp.
Watch this amazing blind boy play the blues: more >>
The annual Misfit the Conference event kicked off in the Salvation Army Centennial Memorial Theater in New York City last Thursday, and featured prominent Christian pastors and artists from all over the world.
The sold-out 3-day conference, coordinated by Pastor Chris Durso of Christ Tabernacle Church in Queens, NY, included sermons from Hillsong NYC's Carl Lentz, Chris's mother Pastor Maria Durso, Erwin Mcmanus, Chris Hill, Chad Veach, Durso himself, and Rich Wilkerson Jr., the Florida minster who recently made headlines for marrying rapper Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.
The event, which appeals to youth and young adults by using hip-hop artists such as Andy Mineo, and worship bands like Hillsong Young and Free, also pushes the envelope by playing instrumentals from secular songs to engage the crowd. more >>