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Christian comedian John Crist apologises for hypocrisy

After eight months of social media silence, American comedian John Crist has opened up about his past in a video that was uploaded to his official Facebook page yesterday.  “I’ve made a lot...

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Kanye West tells 12,000 students: “He saved a wretch like me”

“This is a mission, not a show,” Kanye West said to a crowd of 12,400 students at the recent Strength to Stand Conference held in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, US.  “We don’t pull...

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Scoring life’s biggest goal: Liverpool’s Firmino and 5 other footballers who love God

You may have recently seen the news that one of football’s biggest stars, Roberto Firmino, got baptised last week. Liverpool’s mercurial no. 9 was baptised at his home by teammate and...

Real Life, Real People

Justis Tan: From showbiz to making disciples through street dance

“Sometimes, you lose yourself because you do what it takes to win or gain popularity,” said freelance dance instructor Justis Tan, 39, as he reflected on his life after local talent contest,...

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Say what? Kanye West replaces John Crist as Christian youth conference headliner

If you head over to the Strength to Stand Student Bible Conference website, you’ll find Kanye West’s name listed right above Hillsong Young & Free. Two names we probably never thought would...

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Enjoy the Process: Krysta Joy on finding purpose, good tunes and redemption

Winner of 2017’s edition of the Noise Music Mentorship Programme, singer-songwriter Krysta Joy released her debut album, Enjoy the Process, in August 2019. We have a chat with the Burning Hearts...

Disabilities

“My contentment is not in miracles”: Bethel’s Chris Gore on disabilities and disappointments

I have a severely disabled daughter. She’s physically and mentally disabled, and in a wheelchair. But how I deal with that disappointment is to make sure that I don’t get offended at God....

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“I have treated relationships with women far too casually”: In John Crist’s fall, a call to sober talk and living

No one is laughing anymore in the wake of the allegations that have surfaced against popular Christian comedian John Crist for sexual misconduct and manipulation. The American comedian, who has made...

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Justin Bieber: How a bad boy became good

It isn’t every day that you get to see one of the world’s biggest celebrities open up about his life behind the glitz and glam. But that’s exactly what Justin Bieber did. A few days...