We live in a culture that is consumed with image. From having the right outfit and flawless make-up to driving a car that equals a status symbol, there is constant pressure to look perfect. One person that knows the struggle with having to live a “perfect” life is former Victoria’s Secret model, Kyle Bisutti. She […]

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Whether you are five or thirty-five years old, praying can be an intimidating aspect of the faith. We might not feel like we are saying the “right” words. Sometimes it feels like God doesn’t hear us or isn’t answering our prayers, so we just stop praying. It might even be that we don’t know how […]

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Designer Kari Schoeneck went from the Midwest to New York City and lived out every aspiring designer’s dream. But her passions eventually brought her to San Diego. Risen interviewed Schoeneck in 2012 and talked with her about how she decided on design and the importance of pursuing your passions.   Schoeneck opens up about how […]

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Katherine and Jay Wolf were college sweethearts. They moved to California to pursue their dreams. Katherine was pursuing a career in the entertainment industry while Jay finished up law school. They had just welcomed a new baby when the unthinkable happened. Katherine suffered a major brain stem injury. While she survived, she would have to […]

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If you have ever been around a young child, chances are you have experienced the “question stage.” Their inquisitive minds want to know how things work and why things happen the way they do. It can seem like their questions are unending and often times there aren’t answers to their questions or sometimes they aren’t […]

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The New Year is right around the corner and with it comes the anticipation of New Year’s resolutions. For some it can be a fresh start and for others they look at it with dread, a reminder on how they did not achieve or accomplish last year’s resolution. According to the Washington Post 50% of […]

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Whether you are two years old or forty-two years old, it can be easy to get caught up in the commercialism of Christmas. All you have to do is watch television, walk through a store or listen to the radio. With little ones it can be a challenge to help them understand the true meaning […]

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Gina Rodriguez is Mary in Sony’s The Star. The 33-year-old talks about how her hit CW show “Jane the Virgin” helped her prep for this animated nativity story. Plus she talks about the importance of having a family film centered on the true meaning of Christmas, and recognizing her faith in both the hard and […]

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Rebecca Gregoire Lindenbach addresses hot-button topics such as courtship, the purity movement and spanking. Her hope through the book is to provide a unique vision for raising kids who follow God rather than the world.

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Country superstar Dierks Bentley did the song “Hold the Light” for the new movie “Only the Brave.” Brendan McDonough survived the 2013 Yarnell Fire in Arizona and the two talk about honoring the fallen. Only the Brave opens October 20. http://www.onlythebrave-movie.com/

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