In his book Optimisfits, Ben Courson calls himself a "professional fun-haver." He's full of joy and hope, but it wasn't always that way. He has suffered greatly, grieving the deaths of his brother and sister as well as the loss of a romantic relationship. At one point, Courson even considered suicide. So how did God put his heart back together? Listen as Charisma Connection host Chris Johnson asks about the hope and joy he has found.
Berin Gilfillan spent three years as Reinhard Bonnke's TV producer. Having been mentored by exceptional Christian leaders like evangelist Bonnke, "Dr. Berin" knows the value of pressing on to maturity in Christ. Dr. Berin shares his book, Pursuing Maturity, with Charisma Connection host Chris Johnson as well as the work of training more than 400,000 believers at over 20,000 training sites through his International School of Ministry. Listen and learn more about this great work.
Executive Producers Tim Tebow and Robby Tebow teamed up with Director Chris Dowling to bring the film Run the Race to theaters and now to DVD. Listen as Charisma Connection host Chris Johnson talks with Dowling about the Tebow brand and this powerful story of two brothers pulling for each other in sports and in life.
Robert Nicholson is a Christian Zionist who believes in using positive Christian engagement to resolve the difficult issues of the Middle East. Learn more as host Chris Johnson talks with the founder and executive director of the Philos Project about its #WeResolve campaign.
Author and pastor Bob Sawvelle says healing is anchored in Christ's finished work. So what does that mean for the believer today? Listen as Dr. Sawvelle shares with host Chris Johnson his Scripture-based teaching and powerful healing testimonies on Charisma Connection.
Heaven is not just a place believers look forward to when they die, but they can experience heaven on earth now. Charisma Connection host Chris Johnson speaks with "Heaven Now" author Jonathan Brenneman about how to access heaven through experiencing God's love and healing power. A missionary to Brazil, he also reveals some of the trials he has experienced, including the kidnapping of his wife.
Wendy Baisley Roache endured rape, betrayal, loss of her marriage and more, but praise God, she also found the path to freedom and victory through His grace. In her book, UNbroken, she shares her story and how women can find hope in Christ. Listen as host Chris Johnson invites her to share her powerful story on Charisma Connection.
Author C.R. Stewart is a man on a mission to bring creativity back to the classroom. He's writing a Young Adult book series, starting with the Britfield & the Lost Crown, based on family, friendship, loyalty and courage. But he's not stopping there. Movies will follow the books, whose stories are set in different countries. Learn about this creative movement engaging young people in schools across America.
Author Jeremy Treat asserts that when believers experience the kingdom of God, it impacts all of life. Learn how Treat, a pastor at Reality LA, leads Christians to understand the kingdom in a way that changes everything.
What does it mean to be a "prayer warrior"? Roosevelt Ethridge, pastor of Living Word Ministries International, shares the essentials for growth in prayer from his Creation House book, The Making of a Prayer Warrior. Consider how to use the Scriptures in your prayer life and how to battle demonic activity. Learn, too, about how men and women approach prayer.
Dreamers, seers and discerners, you are welcome to attend the Envision Conference. Catherine Sykes, director of ministry at Atlanta's The Life Center, shares that all believers will benefit and learn what the Holy Spirit can do in their lives.