Dexter Darden has been singing his entire life. Really. He began singing in a church choir at the young age of three. But aside from seeming a natural fit for the role of  Walter in the movie Joyful Noise, Darden brings a unique experience and understanding to the role. He took time to share with […]

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Craig Gross and Ron Jeremy Sound Off in The Great Porn Debate Editor’s Note: Every second 28,258 internet users are viewing pornography. Every 39 minutes a new pornographic video is being created in the United States. Every day 68 million pornographic requests are searched online.i   If these statistics don’t mean anything to you, let me […]

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The Great Collaborator Multi-Grammy award winner and Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Emmylou Harris has worked with musicians including Gram Parsons, Bob Dylan, Dolly Parton and Neil Young.  Whether she’s interpreting a song or writing her own, this legendary artist has a way of transcending all categories of music.  Her passion for her work […]

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Regarding stuff that really matters… Yvette Nicole Brown Has Something to Say Yvette Nicole Brown has worked on numerous commercials, movies and television shows, but there’s just something rare about her current series Community with Chevy Chase and Joel McHale.  Brown plays a Christian on the hit show and talks about how her personal faith […]

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Audience or Stadium of People Phil Wickham Makes an Impact Phil Wickham wants to influence people to encounter God, hear the truth, and inspire hearts to look for something deeper and bigger. As a contemporary Christian artist raised in a home full of music, this talented singer talks with Risen about the impact of his songs, […]

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Buck Brannaman, the inspiration behind the book and film, The Horse Whisperer, is recognized worldwide for his uncanny abilities to communicate and train horses, often in a matter of minutes.  A childhood with an abusive father left Brannaman determined to take a different path than the one of violence he had experienced.  Utilizing leadership and […]

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If you attend church regularly, chances are you’ve sung, or maybe even know by heart, the words from one or more of the worship songs from the group Hillsong. Millions more watch and listen to their music on YouTube which include favorites like “Shout to the Lord,” “Inside Out,” “Hosanna,” and “Mighty to Save,” – […]

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19 Jul

In a culture where hip hop artists are characterized by bling, drugs, and women, Rev Run is flipping the script.

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From Prison to a Professional BMX Rider: Tony Hoffman is Using His Bike to Bring Ultimate Change Racing is what professional BMX riders do best. But in a race against the destruction of drugs and living on the street, can racers pedal fast enough on their own accord? Professional BMX rider, Tony Hoffman, shares with Risen […]

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Muscles, Motivation & the Mental Side  of Fitness: Ray Wetterlund, III With 168 hours in a week, people should invest at least a couple hours of that time into their health. That’s the sentiment of professional trainer Ray Wetterlund III.  Armed with “Ray-isms” like “Fear and doubt; throw it out” or “Eat clean; be lean”, Wetterlund motivates […]

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