Pastor Rich Wilkerson Jr. & Wife Announce Reality Show; Friends of Kim & Kanye West Look to Change Negative Views of Faith [TRAILER]
Oxygen's new docu-series 'Rich In Faith' featuring popular Pastors Rich and DawnCheré Wilkerson premieres Wednesday, December 2 at 10PM ET/PT.
Hershey's Kisses Inspire New Yorkers to Share Acts of Kindness With 'Show You Care' Campaign; Parachutes With Messages Drop in Central Park [SEE HERE]
YESTERDAY, Tuesday, October 6, Rainn Wilson's SoulPancake (the creative minds behind Kid President and Kitten Therapy) partnered with Hershey's Kisses chocolate to surprise New York residents by floating #ShowYouCare parachutes over Central Park.
Bestselling Author, Pastor Mark Batterson Releases 'IF'; a Book About Trading Your 'If Only' Regrets for God's 'What If' Possibilities [SEE HERE]
New York Times Bestselling Author, Pastor Mark Batterson offers readers new possibilities in his latest book, "If: Trading Your If Only Regrets for God's What If Possibilities" (Baker Books/Oct. 6, 2015) available today.
Christians Disagree on Aftermath of Oregon Shooting; Gov. Ramsey Says Get Guns, Rev. Schenck Says That's 'Not The Answer' [SEE HERE]
In a Facebook post last Friday, Tenn. Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey responded to the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon by saying that "fellow Christians" should consider getting a handgun carry permit to protect themselves. Ramsey provided a link on how to obtain a handgun permit at the end of his posting. That post was met with opposition by Rev. Rob Schenck, the president of the National Clergy Council and chairman of the Evangelical Church Alliance, who is a minister to top government officials in Washington. He says more guns is not the answer.
Chick-Fil-A NYC Draws 1000's; Christian Company has Lines Wrapped Around the Block During Grand Opening Week [PHOTOS]
How busy can a fast food restaurant get during lunchtime in NYC? BREATHEcast decided to take a stroll over to the brand new Chick-Fil-A on 37th st and 6th ave in New York City to find out.
'Wake the Bride' Says We Are Closer to Christ's Return; Book Walks Reader Through Revelation, The Rapture & Romance [SEE HERE]
The prophecies in Revelation, though earthshaking and apocalyptic, also give great comfort and peace in uncertain times. Knowing that God Himself is orchestrating history brings calm in the midst of a gathering global storm.
Christian Stars React to Umpqua Oregon Shooting: 'There Were Brave Ones ... They Loved Christ More Than Life' [SEE POST]
Thousands across America are mourning the loss of the victims in the horrific Umpqua Community College shooting in Oregon. It has now been widely reported that the shooter asked the victims if they were Christian and anyone who said yes was shot dead. Christian stars took to social media to express their thoughts on the tragedy. See below:
Justin Bieber Unashamedly Talks Relationship With Jesus Christ & Preaches on Mainstream Outlet [SEE HERE]
Both the mainstream and Christian world is raving about Bieber's recent comments on Christianity during his latest interview with Complex and whether you agree with him or not you have to give him credit for speaking so openly about his faith.
'Just Let Go' Movie Tells Powerful Story of Man's Journey to Forgive After Drunk Driver Kills His Wife & Kids [INTERVIEW]
'Just Let Go' the film, hit select U.S. movie theaters on Monday with a powerful message of forgiveness. BREATHEcast caught up with Chris Williams to discuss the inspiring true story of how he forgave the young man who killed his wife and kids in a drunken car crash.
Donnie McClurkin Receives Back-Handed Insult on Season Premier of 'Empire'; Pastor Responds to Negativity with Message to Lee Daniels [SEE HERE]
In the season premier of FOX's hit show 'Empire' popular gospel singer and pastor Donnie McClurkin was deliberately associated with the Gay and Lesbian group Glad.
Selena Gomez Talks Monsters, Her Faith & Reveals Favorite Christian Artists at 'Hotel Transylvania 2' Event [VIDEO INTERVIEW]
BREATHEcast caught up with popular singer and actress Selena Gomez to discuss 'Hotel Transylvania 2', monsters, her Christianity, and who her favorite Christian artists are.
‘Captive’ Star David Oyelowo Says Movie Based on Murderer & Former Drug Addict Shows ‘God’s Redemption, Forgiveness and Hope’ [INTERVIEW]
'Captive', the new trilling film based on a true story hits theaters September 18th and BREATHEcast caught with the lead actor David Oyelowo who plays the villain to discuss the role that faith played in such a hopeless story and what he believes is the film's purpose as well as his own.
'Little Boy' Now on Blu-Ray & DVD; 'The Movie You'll Want to Bring Your Entire Family to See' [VIDEO]
'Little Boy', the powerful story of how one kid's faith touches an entire community is now available on Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital HD.
For many years Christian families have trusted the Dove Foundation to properly guide them on their journey in selecting uncompromising faith and family content and now the Dove Foundation has partnered with Cinedigm to bring families their very own streaming service with thousands of selection of content.
From Kickstarter to Record-Breaker, 'Beyond The Mask', a Swashbuckling Faith-Family Film; Co-Written by Producer and Writer of Box Office Champ 'War Room', launches DVD sales nationwide.
Another Christian Film Tops Box Office Charts; '90 Minutes in Heaven' Hits No. 1 on Limited Release Charts [VIDEO]
The world was shocked when the Christian film 'War Room' topped the overall box office charts last weekend and now this weekend Don Piper's extraordinary story tops the limited release box office charts.
Don Piper & Wife Recount Miraculous Journey After Return From Heaven on Release of Movie '90 Minutes in Heaven' [INTERVIEW]
The '90 Minutes in Heaven' film about the miraculous life of Don Piper, who died in a highway accident, experienced heaven and returned, hits theaters Sept. 11, 2015. BREATHEcast caught up with Don and his wife Eva to talk about their extraordinary experience and the highly anticipated movie.
Soulful Singer Jonathan McReynolds Performs Powerful Acoustic Version of Single 'Pressure' on BC NEWS [VIDEO]
Soulful gospel singer Jonathan McReynolds stopped by the BREATHEcast studio as he's gearing up to release his sophomore album Life Music: Stage Two, on Friday, September 18, to performed a flawless acoustic rendition of his new single titled, "Pressure."
Christian Film 'War Room' Tops Box Office Beating Out 'Straight Outta Compton' for No. 1 Spot This Labor Day Weekend [VIDEO]
'War Room' Takes the No. 1 spot at the box office this past weekend. The well received film is the fifth film from Alex and Stephen Kendrick (Fireproof, Courageous, Facing the Giants, Flywheel) and it showcases the power of fighting your toughest battles in prayer.
Should Pro-Life Christians Be Pro-Guns? Upcoming Film 'Armor Of Light' Challenges That Theory [WATCH TRAILER]
Award-winning filmmaker Abigail E. Disney brings to theaters her directorial debut, 'The Armor of Light', a moving documentary that follows an Evangelical minister and the mother of a teenage shooting victim who find themselves pondering whether it possible to be both pro-gun and pro-life.
The Good, The Bad, The Ugly: Fall TV Lineup Includes New Shows for Christians to Love, and Few They Won't
Septemeber is here, and with it comes the new fall television lineup. The runaway success of shows like 'The Bible' and 'A.D' means that this season's new shows continue to try to tap into Biblical stories and themes. While some of these series aim to delight Christian audiences with epic, big-budget Bible stories designed to fit the small-screen, other new shows will surely drive Christian audiences away with their shocking take on both ancient and modern morality. BREATHEcast ranks some of this year's new television shows from inspiring (THE GOOD), mildly offensive (THE BAD) and downright sacrilegous (THE UGLY).
The name Gay Talese is synonymous with the golden age of journalism, and a name that comes to mind when one thinks of the greatest writers to ever live. Talese has single-handedly penned some of the finest narrative journalism the world has ever seen, whether it be about stray cats in the 1950s, the life of true crime family gangsters, or the incredibly revealing “Frank Sinatra has a Cold.” The man who interview profiled everyone from Muhammad Ali to Pope Paul II never had the chance to interview Jesus Christ Himself, but BREATHEcast wanted to know just what the best of all time would look for in a story.
Kendrick Brothers Release 'War Room' in Theaters Tomorrow; Film Inspires Families to Fight With the Right Weapon [VIDEO]
Faith-based family drama 'War Room' hits theater tomorrow August 28th. The highly anticipated fifth film from Alex and Stephen Kendrick (Fireproof, Courageous, Facing the Giants, Flywheel) showcases the power fighting your toughest battles in prayer.
Singer Angie Stone Sits Down With Daughter for First Time After Violent Altercation on New Bishop 'T.D. Jakes Show' [VIDEO]
For the first time publicly, Angie Stone and her daughter sat down together to discuss their brutal fight that happened earlier this year, one which left Angie arrested, and her daughter missing teeth and publicly bashing her mom on Facebook.
Don Piper Recounts Vivid Experience in Heaven; Upcoming '90 Minutes In Heaven' Movie Will Encourage People to Live a Better Life [INTERVIEW]
The '90 Minutes in Heaven' film is the stirring story of Don Piper, who died in a highway accident, experienced heaven and returned, hits theaters Sept. 11, 2015. In a recent interview Piper described his experience in Heaven.
Rapper Andy Mineo Addresses 'Unacceptable' Behavior by Christians Who Attack Homosexuals for Their Sin [SEE HERE]
Andy Mineo is gearing up to release his sophomore album Uncomfortable in September and in a recent interview on Sway in the morning he explained a line off of his song of the dame title, which touches the subject of homosexuality and the way some Christians react.
CBN Spotlights Gospel Singer Bryan Andrew Wilson on Anniversary of Popular 'His Eye is on the Sparrow' Rendition [VIDEO]
This week CBN News spotlights Dove and Stellar Award nominated singer/songwriter Bryan Andrew Wilson on the 20th anniversary of his now legendary rendition of “His Eye is on the Sparrow” with The Mississippi Children’s Choir when he was ten years old.
'Good or God?' By Best-Selling Author John Bevere Debuts at No. 1 on Amazon’s Christian Charts [VIDEO]
The highly anticipated book “Good or God?: Why Good Without God Isn’t Enough” by world-renowned speaker and best-selling author John Bevere, makes its debut as the No. 1 Bestseller on Amazon’s Christian Ministry & Church Leadership List.
Inspirational Movie 'Where Hope Grows' Comes to DVD & Shatters Stereotypes With Down Syndrome Lead Actor [EXCLUSIVE CLIP]
'WHERE HOPE GROWS' DVD arrives on Digital HD August 11 and on Blu-rayTM (plus Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital) and On Demand August 25 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment.
Hillsong Church has been the center of much media scrutiny as of late for having an openly gay couple serving in their New York Church and now that both senior Pastor Brian Houston and New York Pastor Carl Lentz have both clarified the rumors; Christians find themselves divided on the matter.
JESUSFREAKHIDEOUT.COM Celebrates 19 Years With Release Of Fifth Volume Of Indie Music Compilation Series [LISTEN HERE]
JesusFreakHideout.com, one of the pioneers of Christian music media on the web that has helped to pave the way for similar media outlets, is celebrating 19 years online today. To celebrate, the JFH team is releasing the next installment of their popular free indie mp3 compilation Songs We've Been Trying To Tell You About (And Others We Haven't), Volume Five.
Hillsong NY on Homosexuals' in Leadership at Church; Carl Lentz Would Rather Be 'Misunderstood' Than Reach None [SEE HERE]
A recent report made its way around the web about Hillsong New York that claimed an openly gay couple was leading the popular church's choir. Although Senior Pastor Brian Houston released a statement putting those rumors to rest, NY's pastor Carl Lentz is now saying they are not in leadership but they are still serving in the church.
Ridgerock Entertainment Group and P23 Entertainment Inc. announce the January 8, 2016 theatrical release ofTHE MASKED SAINT through Freestyle Releasing.
Chris Tomlin's 'Worship Night In America' Concert Recap: Kari Jobe, Matt Redman, Max Lucado & Thousands Worship and Pray in MSG [VIDEOS]
BREATHEcast was in attendance over the weekend as popular worship leader Chris Tomlin gathered some of his closest friends to worship Jesus on New York Cities iconic Madison Square Garden arena stage. The night was filled with true worship as thousands cried out to God in one spirit of adoration.
Lecrae Poses Sincere Question to Fans: Asks Why People Embrace Dialog About Abortion & Isis But Avoid Racial Injustice [VIDEO]
With cases such as Mike Brown, Eric Garner, and now Sandra Band and Samuel DuBose, racial tension amongst authorities and black Americans is on an all time high. In a recent social media video post, rapper Lecrae, who is a Christian voice in the Hip-Hop community, posed a sincere question to his followers concerning it all.
Every summer has them: those songs that, years later, bring to mind memories of the season that they were radio staples. And this year will be no different, with new music from TobyMac, Crowder, and Hillsong UNITED among the songs that are inescapable on Christian radio stations this summer. BREATHEcast takes a look at what we believe will be the songs that define the summer of 2015.
Bringing clarity to all the rumors of the actor portraying Hal Jordan in DC/Warner Bros. 'Green Lantern Corps' movie is The Wrap that confirms Chris Pine's casting in 'Wonder Woman.'
Hulk Hogan's Racist Rant Occurred Before 'Conversion' to God; Wrestler Apologizes for Sex Tape & Tirade
Hulk Hogan, arguably the most popular wrestler that the WWE has ever featured, is no stranger to controversy, but the roller-coaster of events that has rocked his life over the past year in particular has brought the anti-Hogan diatribe to a fever pitch.
TLC Series 'Answered Prayers' With Host Roma Downey Series Premiere: Episode Provided Real-Life Proof of Power of Prayer [WATCH HERE]
The new series 'Answered Prayers' premiered last night on TLC and the exploration of modern-day miracles hosted by Roma Downey ("The Bible Series," "Son of God," "AD," "Touched by an Angel") leaves the viewer wanting more.
Gospel Singer & Pastor Donnie McClurkin Confronts Racial Violence In America; Calling it a 'Hellish Assault' on Human Race [SEE HERE]
With the continued deaths of black Americans by police authorities or racially charged terrorists, many have spoken out. Popular gospel singer and pastor Donnie McClurkin took to social media with a cry for something to be done about it.
Chris Tomlin’s 'Worship Night in America' Is a Dream Come True; Singer Aims to Unite Body Of Christ [INTERVIEW]
Chris Tomlin is about to embark a dream project of his with his upcoming tour 'Worship night in America'. BREATHEcast caught up with the popular worship leader to discuss what this passion project will consist of and the different approach he and his guest performers will take to worship together.
Should Christians React to Controversial Photographer Michael Stokes Posing of Military Veteran Amputee in Jesus Pose'? [SEE HERE]
A new collection of photographs by Michael Stokes seeks to shine a spotlight on courage, sacrifice, and strength of United States' veterans. The controversial photo depicts an injured veteran named BT Urruela posing with his arms outstretched and his body suspended in air, in a pose mean to recall the crucifixion of Jesus.
Where are They Now? Alternative Christian Rock Bands of the '90s: Caedmon's Call, Sixpence None the Richer, Smalltown Poets
The early 2000s were the ultimate heyday for emergent and alternative rock music -- and with bands like Sixpence None the Richer, Smalltown Poets, and Caedmon's Call tearing up the charts, Christian music was no exception. But, with some notable exceptions, many of the biggest alternative rock acts of that time period have either dropped from the radar or disappeared altogether. BREATHEcast reports on what became of some of Christian music's most popular bands.
MercyMe Unveils Fall Tour & Announces MercyMe, 'It’s Christmas!' As Single 'Flawless' Hits No.1 [VIDEO]
GRAMMY nominated band MercyMe has unveiled dates for their fall "Greater Than Tour," kicking off this October, as well as MercyMe, It's Christmas! set to debut on October 9.
When Brady Toops, a Christian musician based out of Nashville, met Britt Nillson, and aspiring actress and Bachelor and Bachelorette alum, there seemed to be a real soul connection from the moment their eyes met. And when Brady chose to leave the show to pursue Britt off-camera in a grand romantic gesture, fans were really rooting for the two to make it work. But it was not to be. News broke last week that after nearly two months of dating, Toops and Nilsson decided to end their romance. They both acknowledged the spiritual growth that their brief relationship fostered and their plan to remain friends on their individual social media accounts.