Hidden Treasure author Peter Aiello grew up Catholic, but by the time he was 20, he had become an agnostic. He couldn't find the happiness he was looking for despite giving in to rampant sexual lust. He delved into Eastern philosophy and then the Bible in his driving search for inner peace. Today he is being transformed and renewed by the mind of Christ.
Annette Eckart had a good reason to start Bridge for Peace. She and her husband, Ed, founded the international ministry after she experienced a miraculous healing while engaged in her Wall Street career. Today God is using Bridge for Peace, now on five continents, as a bridge for healing to the nations. Listen as host Chris Johnson interviews Annette about her miracle and much more.
Singaporean Bible teacher Jonathan Heng shares how he came to experience the power of the Holy Spirit and how the Spirit leads him in ministry effective for the kingdom of God. Listen as host Chris Johnson talks with Jonathan about the many ways God is using him and know that the Holy Spirit can use you too.
Charisma Connection host Chris Johnson talks with Dustin Price to discover the many ways the organization he founded, MAP Global, supports Christians in a variety of callings. That includes traditional missionaries as well as any believer who senses a call to a certain area of the world or a particular type of ministry. Listen to learn more about this unique organization that comes alongside the church and supports believers in their ministries.
Anne Ballard founded her jewelry company on the belief that declaring and reminding ourselves daily of what God says about us can lead to transformed lives. The Crowning Jewels products remind wearers of the truth they get to declare, which renews the mind according to Romans 12:2. Listen as host Chris Johnson interviews Ballard to learn more about the unique prophetic ministry of her company.
Truth Becomes Her founder Erin Weidemann is on a mission: to show girls and women that they have worth that is not dependent on their beauty. Charisma Connection host Chris Johnson interviews Weidemann on why this is so important today and what led her to write her Bible Belles children's books. She also reflected on what it means to be a five-time cancer survivor.
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.
Going to Bible college isn't just for pastors and missionaries. In fact, Dr. Steve Crowther, president of Grace College of Divinity (gcd.edu) in Fayetteville, North Carolina, submits that Bible college students learn to be leaders in every area of life, whether they enter traditional or nontraditional ministry. Listen as host Chris Johnson interviews Dr. Crowther and learn how you can become a fruit-bearing, Spirit-led leader.
Mothers and daughters sometimes get stuck in dysfunctional family relationships, but there is a way out. Listen as host Chris Johnson talks with counselor Dr. Helen McIntosh and her daughter, Blythe Daniel, about their book, Mended: Restoring the Hearts of Mothers and Daughters. Set new patterns in your mother-daughter relationships for the health of your family and the glory of God.
Dr. Billy Wilson was touched by the Holy Spirit as a young man. Now through his leadership of the Empowered21 movement and Oral Roberts University, he brings a strong vision of Spirit empowerment to believers around the world. Listen as host Chris Johnson interviews Dr. Wilson about this important work and learn how you can get involved.
Rev. Dr. Pablo Diaz makes a big difference in his wide-ranging outreach ministry with Guideposts, where he serves as vice president of ministries. In a new outreach booklet, he shares a message of faith for believers seeking to be empowered in their daily Christian walk.
Do you ever wonder what discipleship is or how to disciple another believer in Jesus? Kandi Gallaty of Replicate Ministries has made disciplemaking a practice in her own life and trains women to make disciples in obedience to Christ's Great Commission. Listen as host Chris Johnson talks with Gallaty, the author of Disciple Her, about this topic that is important in the life of every Christian.
Making decisions can be a challenge. We get tired of making so many decisions, and the big ones loom on the horizon of our lives. We ask ourselves, What if I make the wrong decision? Is there a Plan B in God's will? Emily P. Freeman, author of The Next Right Thing: A Simple, Soulful Practice for Making Life Decisions, helps us de-stress, create space for the soul to breathe and discern the next right thing.