Invigorate With Billy Hallowell

Invigorate With Billy Hallowell

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Faith. Culture. Hope. Life. Get inspiration on the Bible, life and plenty more. Longtime journalist and commentator Billy Hallowell has covered thousands of the biggest faith and culture stories in recent years. Now, get his perspective on the ins and outs of daily life — all broken down in quick, 5-minute devotional episodes. It’s an incredible show you won’t want to miss.


Feelings Aren’t Facts. Here’s How We Can Save Our Culture.
Jun 27 • 5 min
We’ve thrown respect out the window and exchanged it with this obsessive belief that what we believe, feel and say is what matters most. This faulty ideology will destroy us — unless we cling to true hope.
Reality TV vs. the Gospel: The 4 Questions We All Must Answer
Jun 14 • 6 min
Culture tells us we’re perfect, that we can do anything we want — and do it with glee. Realty TV rewards the unthinkable. Relativism rages. But the Bible calls us to something very different. Here are the four questions we all must answer.
Sometimes, You’ve Just Gotta Say ‘Nope’
Jun 12 • 6 min
The Bible makes it clear that we’re supposed to trust in God. But what happens when we drift away, fail to ask and always find ourselves saying “yes?” Things get a bit complicated…here’s the solution.
The Incredibly Disturbing Reaction to David Platt’s Prayer for President Donald Trump
Jun 7 • 7 min
Pastor David Platt has been under fire after President Donald Trump made an unannounced visit to his Virginia church and the preacher prayed for the president. The fallout has been telling, as critics seem to miss some gospel points along the way. Here’s…
FACT CHECK: You’re Not Perfect. You’re a Mess. You’ve Got Weaknesses. (But There’s Hope.)
Jun 6 • 7 min
Culture tells us we’re essentially perfect. Anything we say or do goes, there’s no need for self-reflection, we decide what’s right or wrong. Unfortunately, this isn’t reality. We are each filled with weaknesses that we must confront — weaknesses that…
My Reaction to Miley Cyrus’ Abortion Tweet (And How to Survive a Chaotic Culture)
Jun 5 • 7 min
How we react says a lot about where we are, spiritually speaking. When I first saw Miley Cyrus’ tweet I had a pretty pointed response, but then I felt convicted. Let’s dive into my reaction, while also covering some helpful tips on how to survive and…
Kathie Lee Gifford Breaks Down the ‘Cure for the Malignancy of the Soul’
May 31 • 6 min
Kathie Lee Gifford is known for her incredible career in TV, but you’ll get a chance in today’s devotional podcast to hear her speak about her Christian faith — and what she calls the “cure for the malignancy of the soul.” After today’s devotional, be…
‘With Humility Comes Wisdom’: The Biblical Challenge We All Need to Confront
May 30 • 6 min
Are you humble — or too prideful? Do you struggle with needing others’ praise? The Bible tells us that “humility comes with wisdom,” but many of us lack in this area. Let’s dive deep into what the Bible says about pride — and challenge ourselves to really…
Stop. Think. Speak. Why Your (Big) Mouth Could Be Ruining Everything.
May 29 • 7 min
James 3 warns us that our mouths can end up causing a lot of drama. Here’s why you need to stop, think and then speak. Hint: not everything you want to say is worth saying.
Love Your Enemies: What Does That Really Mean?
May 23 • 6 min
What does it really mean to love your enemies? In a world of hate, anger and fighting, the gospel has a message of hope that will immediately change your life — if you choose to live it out.
Dear Christian Parents: THIS Is the Most Terrifying Thing in Our Post-Truth World
May 15 • 5 min
We are increasingly living in a post-truth world, as morals and values slowly sink deeper and deeper into the abyss. A quick look at the news makes it more than clear: we’re headed for an ethical derailment, and most people seem completely oblivious to…
4 Bible Moments That Undoubtedly Prove God is Pro-Life
May 10 • 7 min
God is pro-life. Undoubtedly so. And if that’s true, there’s a deep responsibility on behalf of us all. Whether you’re pro-life, pro-choice or confused about where you stand, this episode will convict you.
Struggling With Sin? You Need to Hear This (Hint: That’s Everyone)
May 9 • 6 min
Are you struggling with sin? A lot of us beat ourselves up over our mistakes — but here’s how we can find a path forward.
God’s Insanely Counter-Cultural Message We All Need Right Now
May 2 • 6 min
We are called to hate evil, cling to what is good, be patient in affliction — and to bless our enemies. Romans 12 is the insanely counter-cultural message we all need right now.
Here’s the Most Compelling Evidence for Jesus and the Bible
Apr 3 • 7 min
Is the Bible real? Did Jesus really die for the sins of humanity? Critics and atheists often demand evidence for these things. It’s an endless battle, but here’s what I have found to be the most compelling proof for Jesus and the Bible.
The Convicting Lessons the Jussie Smollett Saga Teaches Us ALL
Mar 11 • 6 min
The Jussie Smollett saga has captured the headlines, but there are some elements of the case that might be overlooked. And believe it or not — whether you care about celebrity news or disregard it — the story holds some essential and convicting lessons…
Culture vs. Christ: The Pressing Question We All Must Ask Ourselves Right Now
Feb 26 • 6 min
Amid the chaos of the current culture, there’s an essential question you must ask yourself: are you taking your cues from culture or Christ? Your answer could change absolutely everything.
DEVOTION: Loving Others in an Age of Absolute Chaos
Feb 24 • 12 min
What does it mean to really love others in our age of moral chaos? How do we show that love? What does the Bible really say about our divides? Today’s podcast deals with this all — and plenty more.
An Essential Response to Comedian Kathy Griffin
Jan 14 • 4 min
Take a moment and listen to my response to Kathy Griffin.
Love Your Enemies? The Babylon Bee Just Convicted Us All
Jan 9 • 4 min
The Bible calls us to love our enemies, but many of us fail miserably. This is particularly true when it comes to politics, as some Christians seem to assume that the biblical commandments to treat others well and to watch what comes out of our mouths are…
‘Duck Dynasty’ Star’s Stunning Acts of Kindness Should Inspire Us All
Jan 3 • 28 min
“Duck Dynasty” star Missy Robertson is passionate about helping those in need. From assisting women coming out of trafficking and prison to helping children and families in need, Robertson and her family have devoted much of their time to charity — a…
3 Bible Truths to Help You Survive (and Thrive) in 2019
Jan 2 • 7 min
Looking for a new beginning in 2019? I have a list of 17 Bible verses (and commentary) over at PureFlix.com that can help you get there. But there are three verses in particular that I think are most essential as we dive into the new year. Listen to me…
3 Things You Might Have Totally Wrong About Jesus’ Birth
Dec 21, 2018 • 5 min
Are you wrong about the details surrounding the nativity? Here are some fascinating facts.
‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Reveals Hilarious Robertson Holiday Tradition
Dec 14, 2018 • 27 min
“Duck Dynasty” star Missy Robertson recently revealed some of her family’s Christmas traditions, noting that the most comical annual event is her mother-in-law Miss Kay’s gag gift giveaway — something that she said typically has the entire Robertson…
3 Verses to Help Us Navigate Loneliness, Chaos and Pain
Dec 12, 2018 • 4 min
Too many of us feel alone, trapped and confused. And it’s not all that surprising, as the world can be a truly tricky, complex and daunting place. But as the pressures of life weigh us down, we’re reminded that there’s a source of comfort and calm that is…
The ‘Coolness’ Epidemic That Threatens Our Witness
Dec 7, 2018 • 5 min
There’s a “coolness” epidemic that threatens to ravage the Christian church — an insatiable quest among some to be seen as cool, relevant and in-step with the culture. Many times this curious quest comes from a genuine place of love, with Christians…
‘You Can’t Outrun God’: Crowder’s Powerful Message of Grace
Dec 6, 2018 • 14 min
Crowder is on a mission to share God’s love, using his music as a vehicle toward spreading the gospel. The solo performer, who formerly front-manned The David Crowder Band, recently told The Billy Hallowell Podcast that he believes Christians have a…
Celebrity Trainer Finds God — and Now He’s Helping Transform Lives
Dec 6, 2018 • 17 min
Celebrity trainer and fitness enthusiast Alec Penix is on a mission to inspire people to think deeper about physical — and spiritual — changes that can help transform lives. Penix, who trains some well-known names in Hollywood, is a Christian whose faith…
Russell Moore’s Incredible Message on Culture, the Bible — and the Family
Nov 29, 2018 • 16 min
At a time when many people see politics as the primary means to change culture, Russell Moore, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, is placing his attention on a very different institution: the…
An Open ‘Letter’ to Anyone Struggling (or Dreading) This Christmas Season
Nov 29, 2018 • 7 min
‘Tis the season for…difficult family dynamics. I was pretty intrigued to see how my last podcast and devotional about Christmas chaos so widely resonated. GET UPLIFTED: Sign Up for Billy Hallowell’s Newsletter and Read His Book ‘Fault Line’ My “Christmas…
3 Bible Verses That Will Help You Survive Chaos This Christmas Season
Nov 27, 2018 • 5 min
The Christmas season is filled with food, fun — and family. Spending quality time with friends and loved ones is many times the most amazing part of the season. Unfortunately, though, many of us have complicated family dynamics. While the holiday season…
The Eternal Truth You Absolutely Need Today
Nov 20, 2018 • 6 min
Human nature can lead us to some pretty problematic (and even horrific) things, particularly when people avoid adhering to a concrete moral code. Solomon affirms this reality again and again throughout Proverbs, reminding us in Chapter 28, verse 26 that…
Are You Following the World’s Pattern — or God’s?
Nov 16, 2018 • 3 min
Today’s devotion is short, sweet and down-to-the-point. As we head into the weekend and most of us have a bit more time to think and be introspective, let’s reflect on Romans 12:2.
The ONLY Guarantee You Truly Have in This Life
Nov 15, 2018 • 8 min
We’re all heard the timeless slogans — “There are no guarantees in life,” “We make plans and God laughs,” “Life gives you lemons and you make lemonade” — and the list goes on (and on). The reality is, outside of our own definitive decisions, we have very…
The Short and Simple Bible Verse That Could Totally Transform You
Nov 12, 2018 • 6 min
The Bible’s timeless truths are designed to get us thinking deeper about life, love and spiritual matters. Sometimes, a simple verse can spark a deep thought or stunning realization. This is exactly what happened to me the other day when I was doing a…
Whether Your Side Wins or Loses the Election, DO THIS
Nov 6, 2018 • 4 min
Society is tragically losing its ability to win and lose with grace. We’ve come to assume that a brash tone and a harsh tongue are the best methods for winning arguments. But are we wrong? Whether your side wins or loses Tuesday’s election, DO THIS.
Believe in Second Chances? Here Are 6 Truths You Absolutely Need Today
Nov 5, 2018 • 7 min
There’s typically a message embedded deep in each and every mess we find ourselves in. Sometimes, we’ve created these messes — other times these messes have tragically found us. Regardless of how our problems take form, we’re all in need of help and…
4 Must-Read Bible Verses Before Heading to the Polls
Nov 1, 2018 • 5 min
It’s impossible to walk away after reading the Book of Proverbs without the word “wisdom” standing out in our hearts and minds. Without a doubt, wisdom — defined as “ability to discern inner qualities and relationships” — is at the very core of all of…
4 Stunning Kathie Lee Gifford Quotes About God and Salvation
Oct 31, 2018 • 6 min
“TODAY” host Kathie Lee Gifford is an outspoken Christian who never wastes an opportunity to talk about her relationship with God. GET UPLIFTED: Sign Up for Billy Hallowell’s Newsletter During a recent interview on “The Billy Hallowell Podcast” she…
The 11 Powerful Bible Verses That Should Stop Us ALL in Our Tracks
Oct 30, 2018 • 6 min
It’s understandable why some people feel letdown, worried and fearful amid a chaotic culture. With the news cycle and the politics of the day highlighting and perpetuating dysfunction, there’s a statistic that emerged this week that should actually give…
The Key Issue at the Heart of So Much of Our Chaos and Pain
Oct 29, 2018 • 5 min
Humility matters. But don’t just take my word for it. The Bible gives us quite a bit to chew on when it comes to pride. Rather than seeing ourselves above others, we’re called to serve and love those around us.
God vs. Culture: Why Your Views on ‘Success’ Might Be a TOTAL Disaster
Oct 28, 2018 • 7 min
The world tells us to chase riches, money, fame and “success.” Celebrity homes, cars and hobbies are often center stage in the entertainment press, sparking a strange sense of jealousy among the masses. Meanwhile, social media is focused on selfies and…
TobyMac’s 3 Powerful ‘God’ Lessons for EVERY Christian
Oct 26, 2018 • 5 min
Christian singer TobyMac offers up three powerful lessons that are worth pondering as we embark on the day and prepare to head into the weekend.
Want to Solve the Chaos, Hate and Division? Here’s How
Oct 25, 2018 • 6 min
The social and political horrors that emerge almost ceaselessly can be overwhelming to say the least, as bitterness, division and hate metastasize on a near-daily basis. Here’s the solution.
Hear Kathie Lee Gifford’s Powerful Explanation of the Gospel
Oct 24, 2018 • 22 min
Veteran TV host Kathie Lee Gifford is an entertainer who has found widespread success over the decades, but it’s her deep Christian faith that most defines her. Gifford has made headlines in recent years for openly sharing the gospel in overtly secular…
5 Biblical Lessons You Need to Survive This (and Every) Day
Oct 24, 2018 • 5 min
Proverbs is filled with so many important lessons. Each chapter is bursting with a plethora of essential subject matter — simple and timeless truths by which we can live. Here are just five truths from Proverbs 22 that can help us build our faith, while…
The 3,000-Year-Old Lesson About ‘Winning’ That We All Need Right Now
Oct 23, 2018 • 5 min
There’s a lot of talk these days about “winning,” but very little discussion or explanation about what true victory really looks like. There’s certainly nothing wrong with setting goals and trying to persevere to reach them, but there is something…
Candace Cameron Bure’s Amazing Prayer Proclamation That We ALL Need
Oct 19, 2018 • 6 min
God gives us the free will to decide for ourselves how we want to live, what we want to say and how we choose to interact with the people and things around us. But free will often comes at a cost. Along with the ability to live and behave as we choose,…
TobyMac on Life, Faith, God and the Divisions That Plague Us
Oct 18, 2018 • 13 min
With more than three decades in music under his belt, TobyMac — whose real name is Toby McKeehan — is still going strong. The popular singer-songwriter is out with a new album called “The Elements” and he recently opened up about his life, career and…
Why ‘Desire’ Can Lead to Total Chaos (and Worse)
Oct 18, 2018 • 12 min
Each of us is filled with “desire.” This is a natural human reaction to the world around us; it fuels our goals, aspirations and wants. But the Bible makes it pretty clear that unrestrained desire — desire not based on Christ — is fruitless. Here’s how we…
Are You Struggling With Your Faith? Here’s the Antidote
Oct 16, 2018 • 6 min
A lot of us find ourselves: stuck, depressed, comparing ourselves to others, unhappy, not where we want to be lost, confused, angry, distracted Perhaps we’re all missing the obvious.
Singer Austin French Once Said ‘I’ll Never Be a Christian,’ But God Had Other Plans
Oct 13, 2018 • 22 min
Singer Austin French is on a mission to make music that reaches fans’ hearts and souls. French, 24, recently shared his incredible journey from skeptical pastor’s kid to popular Christian musician — an exploration that forced him to question absolutely…
Why Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Are Totally Wrong (and How You Can Fix It)
Oct 12, 2018 • 6 min
Hillary Clinton says we can’t be civil with political opponents who want to “destroy” what we stand for. Here’s why she’s very, very wrong.
Truth vs. Love: Survival in an Age of Chaos
Oct 9, 2018 • 7 min
Culture shouldn’t be our guide, yet so many of us elevate society’s views over the gospel. In the battle over truth vs. love, where so you stand?
To the Parents Praying for Faithful Kids
Oct 4, 2018 • 6 min
Want your kids to follow God? The Bible has something pretty powerful to say about that.
Here’s What Having Knowledge Really Means
Oct 3, 2018 • 4 min
What does it mean to be smart and have knowledge? You might be shocked to learn that the world has it all wrong.
The Most Compelling Evidence for Christianity?
Oct 2, 2018 • 6 min
Should our pasts define us? Culture has a failed understanding of redemption. Here’s a reality check for us all — and perhaps the most compelling argument for Christianity.
To Everyone Freaking Out Over the Kavanaugh Debacle
Sep 27, 2018 • 4 min
People on both sides of the Ford-Kavanaugh debacle are sounding off. But amid the chaos, there’s something too many of us have forgotten to do.
You’re So Far From Perfect. Chris Pratt is Totally Right.
Sep 26, 2018 • 6 min
No one is perfect, yet culture sells us the lie that we essentially are golden to be doing and saying whatever it is we want to do and say. Here’s an essential reality check, though.
Truth in an Era of Chaos, Lies and Consternation
Sep 25, 2018 • 7 min
What is truth? Why are we called to embrace it? How can we live, survive and thrive in an era of lies and consternation? We’re called to #truth.
‘My Words Are Love’: The Message You Absolutely Need to Hear Today
Sep 21, 2018 • 8 min
What would you say if your days (and words) were numbered? How would you look at the world differently? I received an email this week that left me convicted, saddened — and yet amazingly inspired. It’s a message I think everyone needs today.
Ben Shapiro Takes on Cultural Crisis, Truth — and More
Sep 19, 2018 • 23 min
Ben Shapiro has made a name for himself in conservative circles, appearing daily on radio, TV and at events around the nation. His off-the-cuff and rapid retorts have solidified him as a favorite commentator among politicos — but what’s Shapiro’s…
‘Great Moral Evil’: Why Ben Shapiro Battles Abortion
Sep 18, 2018 • 5 min
Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro shows no fear when he tackles some of the most controversial issues of the day. Abortion is just one of the topics he frequently addresses with passionate fervor; it’s an issue that he firmly believes is “the great…
What Would Jesus REALLY Do?
Sep 17, 2018 • 7 min
People love to talk about forgiveness, but are we getting it all wrong?
The One Thing Too Many of Us Are Forgetting About Jesus
Sep 14, 2018 • 9 min
Many people walk around talking about Jesus as though he was some kind of hippie who only preached peace and love. While it’s true that he certainly preached peace and love, Jesus did much more than that. Here’s the thing too many people have been missing…
A Response to Those Who Say It’s Time to Move Past 9/11
Sep 11, 2018 • 6 min
The September 11 attacks transformed the world. The horrific events changed the fabric of the nation. Here’s one of the biggest lessons we have forgotten 17 years later.
The Must-Hear Message That Might Leave You Feeling Convicted
Sep 10, 2018 • 6 min
What does it mean to be a fool? You might be surprised how many times you’ve been guilty of not living up to what’s right. This must-hear message is convicting and uplifting all at the same time.
Inside the Brilliance of Chris Pratt’s ‘God’ Talk
Sep 7, 2018 • 8 min
Actor Chris Pratt has wowed crowds with his acting skills, but he’s also been going viral of late over his open proclamations about God and faith. Here’s a look at his character and faith through the eyes of his brother, Cully Pratt.
Christian and a Republican? You Might Want to Hear This
Sep 6, 2018 • 6 min
Maybe we are doing it all wrong.
An Open Rant to Everyone Freaking Out Over Brett Kavanaugh
Sep 5, 2018 • 6 min
Here’s my message to everyone freaking out about the Supreme Court (and life in general).
#LetsBeBetter: Are You a Mess? Me Too.
Sep 4, 2018 • 6 min
Ready for a new beginning? Here’s where you should start.
Stop. You Might Be Part of the Problem.
Aug 20, 2018 • 5 min
The world is imploding — but are you also at fault?
Meet Actor Meet Chris Pratt’s Brother — Army Vet, Cop & Incredible Artist
Aug 17, 2018 • 34 min
A talent for the arts clearly runs deep in the Pratt family’s DNA. Cully Pratt, Hollywood megastar Chris Pratt’s older brother, recently revealed some fascinating details about the family’s creative genes — and some incredible facts about his own personal…
The Incredible Transformation Story Only God Could Write
Aug 8, 2018 • 20 min
Embracing Jesus changes hearts — and lives. That’s the lesson that author Ericka Andersen learned after she met her now-husband, Rick, began to discover his backstory and watched as God moved in his life. After growing up in an intensely abusive household…
Should We Do Away With the Christian Music Genre?
Jul 6, 2018 • 29 min
Music and film producer Mark Joseph knows a thing or two about the entertainment world, having worked for decades in both the Christian and secular arenas. In his new book, “Rock Gets Religion: The Battle for the Soul of the Devil’s Music,” Joseph makes…
Here’s Why This Pastor Wants You to ‘Quit Church’
Jun 20, 2018 • 15 min
Pastor Chris Sonksen is on a mission to encourage Christians to “quit church” — but his quest isn’t quite what you’d think. Sonksen, author of the new book, “Quit Church: Because Your Life Would Be Better If You Did,” recently told “The Billy Hallowell…
Evangelist Christine Caine Unveils Powerful Message About Fear — and Truth
Jun 15, 2018 • 23 min
Evangelist Christine Caine believes it’s essential for Christians who are fearful or struggling in an increasingly secular culture to remember an important reality that sometimes gets lost in the social chaos: it’s essential to find a balance between…
Skillet Star Reveals Radical Transformation Into the Christian Faith
May 25, 2018 • 26 min
Jen Ledger has spent the past decade playing the drums for Christian rock band Skillet, but the performer recently ventured out on her own to release her first solo EP titled, “LEDGER.” Now, she’s on a mission to make a difference and to serve as a…
Incurable Cancer Changed Kate Bowler’s Faith — Here’s Her Inspiring Story
May 25, 2018 • 19 min
Kate Bowler was an accomplished college professor, mother and wife when she was shockingly diagnosed in 2015 with incurable, stage four colon cancer. It was a reality that initially stunned the academic, who has since defied the odds — and isn’t giving up…
“American Idol” Star Reveals Details of His Life-Threatening Battle
May 11, 2018 • 20 min
“American Idol” alum Scott MacIntyre has faced his fair share of trials and tribulations. Born blind, MacIntyre later experienced kidney failure, pain, and uncertainty as he awaited two transplants — difficult and draining experiences that led him and his…
The One Bible Verse America Desperately Needs Right Now
May 3, 2018 • 13 min
Dr. Ronnie Floyd has a message for America — and you won’t want to miss it.
The Real-Life Miracle That Absolutely Stunned Lee Strobel
Apr 20, 2018 • 23 min
Author and evangelist Lee Strobel was an atheist who once served as the legal affairs editor for The Chicago Tribune before embarking on a quest to try and disprove Christianity — an effort that ironically led him to embrace the faith. Now, Strobel, whose…
Inside the Battle to Balance ‘Truth and Love’ in an Age of Fear
Apr 3, 2018 • 16 min
Amid an increasingly secular culture, many Christians are finding themselves in a precarious place. American culture, which was once dominated by biblical themes and understanding, has increasingly become more hostile — or, at the least, apathetic, toward…
Lead Singer of Remedy Drive Is Going Undercover to Save Lives
Mar 13, 2018 • 26 min
Lead Singer of Remedy Drive Is Going Undercover to Save Lives by Journalist and commentator Billy Hallowell
Limbless Evangelist Nick Vujicic Speaks Out on Life, Ministry and Plenty More
Mar 12, 2018 • 42 min
Nick Vujicic was born with tetra-amelia syndrome, a disorder that caused him to be born without any limbs. But despite some major challenges, Vujicic and his Life Without Limbs ministry have ministered to millions of people across 68 countries — a feat he…
Go Behind the Scenes of Epic Christian Satire Site The Babylon Bee
Mar 9, 2018 • 20 min
The Babylon Bee continues to make a splash with its comical take on Christian culture, but unlike other satire sites, the Bee has a deeper purpose than simply making its readers laugh: the site aims to make Christians think as well. “What we want to make…
Singer Micah Tyler’s Absolutely Amazing Journey Into Music
Mar 7, 2018 • 7 min
Singer Micah Tyler’s Absolutely Amazing Journey Into Music by Journalist and commentator Billy Hallowell
Tony Perkins Responds to Furor Over Giving Trump a “Mulligan” and Plenty More
Feb 1, 2018 • 17 min
Tony Perkins Responds to Furor Over Giving Trump a “Mulligan” and Plenty More by Journalist and commentator Billy Hallowell
The ‘Biblical Superhero’ Who’s About to Invade the Box Office
Jan 25, 2018 • 17 min
The CEO of Pure Flix reveals the details behind an exciting, new biblical epic that’s sure to send a powerful message about faith, God and our lives. Michael Scott sits down with Billy Hallowell to hash it all out.
Ex-ESPN Producer Chooses Forgiveness After Alcoholism Wreaks Havoc
Jan 15, 2018 • 30 min
Forgiveness can be hard, especially when a loved one has wronged us. But regardless of what happens, Christians are commanded to offer grace to those who have hurt us…no matter what. Of course, this is often easier said than done, as evidence from stories…
Theologian Breaks Down What Convinces Him of the Gospel’s Authenticity
Jan 3, 2018 • 6 min
Theologian Breaks Down What Convinces Him of the Gospel’s Authenticity by Journalist and commentator Billy Hallowell
Singer Melanie Penn Presents the Nativity Through a Totally Different Lens
Dec 24, 2017 • 23 min
Singer/songwriter Melanie Penn just unveiled nine original Christmas songs that take us through the nativity story in fascinating form. Listen to her break it all down.
Want to Knock Your Elf Off of the Shelf? There’s a Solution
Nov 29, 2017 • 11 min
Are you tired of the Elf on the Shelf? Even if you love it, there’s a pretty cool alternative — or addition — to the Christmas tradition.
Zach Williams Reveals How He Went From Chaos and Despair…to Hope
Nov 28, 2017 • 15 min
Zach Williams Reveals How He Went From Chaos and Despair…to Hope by Journalist and commentator Billy Hallowell
Mason Wells Miraculously Survived Two Terror Attacks. Here’s His Incredible Story.
Nov 22, 2017 • 26 min
Mason Wells survived two terror attacks. Now, he’s telling his story. Find out more about Wells’ new book “Left Standing” here: https://www.amazon.com/Left-Standing-Miraculous-Survived-Brussels/dp/1462121691/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=
Candace Cameron Bure on Prayer, Faith and Balancing the Chaos
Nov 21, 2017 • 18 min
Actress Candace Cameron Bure believes in the power of prayer. The “Fuller House” star recently stopped buy the Faithwire newsroom in New York City to discuss faith, her new book and plenty more, spending a fair amount of time addressing the importance…
Kevin & Sam Sorbo Talk ‘Very Dark World’ and Their Plan to Bring ‘Hope’
Oct 27, 2017 • 22 min
Faithwire’s Senior Editor Billy Hallowell sits down with Kevin Sorbo and his wife, Sam Sorbo, to discuss their new movie “Let There Be Light.” Wide ranging interview discussing the movie, Harvey Weinstein, atheism, and more.
Fox News’ Ainsley Earhardt Speaks Out on Faith, Family and Her New Book
Oct 27, 2017 • 20 min
“Fox & Friends” host Ainsley Earhardt talked motherhood, her new kids’ book “Through Your Eyes” and her thoughts on the miscarriage she had before conceiving her daughter, Hayden in a recent appearance on “The Billy Hallowell Podcast.” Earhardt, 41,…
Pastor Mike Sherrard Issues Must-Hear Millennial Warning
Oct 23, 2017 • 20 min
A Millennial expert is warning that society is “on the verge of having a generation that has completely lost the knowledge of God.” Mike Sherrard, director of RC College Prep, a high school ministry of Ratio Christi, a campus apologetics group, recently…
‘God Is For Real’: Todd Burpo Shares Lessons About God and Heaven
Oct 20, 2017 • 24 min
The Burpo family captivated the world when father Todd Burpo published “Heaven Is For Real” back in 2010, a book that details his son Colton’s near-death experience that included a purported visit to heaven and a conversation with Jesus.
Let’s Be Better: It’s Time for Us to Have a Serious Conversation About Sex and Our ‘Twisted Culture’
Oct 16, 2017 • 9 min
Let’s Be Better: It’s Time for Us to Have a Serious Conversation About Sex and Our ‘Twisted Culture’ by Journalist and commentator Billy Hallowell
Ep. 6: Actress Roma Downey’s Must-Hear Message on Division: ‘I Don’t Understand Who We’ve Become’
Oct 13, 2017 • 18 min
Actress Roma Downey is on a mission to turn the tables on America’s divisiveness, launching a new platform aimed at inspiring the masses with hopeful content that offers an encouraging lens into the good things happening around the world. Downey, who…
Ep. 5: Lee Strobel Reveals What Happened When He Shared the Gospel With Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner
Oct 6, 2017 • 18 min
Lee Strobel reveals the fascinating moment that he broke down the core message of the Bible with Playboy founder Hugh Hefner.
Let’s Be Better: My Message to Chelsea Handler
Sep 28, 2017 • 5 min
Comedian Chelsea Handler’s Twitter feed is filled with daily insults, slams and rebuttals to much of what comes from President Donald Trump’s mouth as well as his Twitter account. And that’s fine; she’s entitled to her First Amendment rights. But there’s…
Ep. 4: Dr. Mary Neal Says She Died and Went to Heaven. Her Story Is Fascinating.
Sep 22, 2017 • 28 min
Dr. Mary Neal’s entire life was rocked when she was trapped beneath eight feet of water while kayaking in Chile back in 1999 — an experience that she says led her to die, visit heaven and return.
Ep. 3: Jeff Kinley Breaks Down Why People Get Weirded Out and Freaked Out Over the End Times
Sep 22, 2017 • 15 min
“I think most people sort of view Revelation and prophesy sort of in the ‘Sci-Fi’ category of theologies. It’s kind of one of those things where you can talk about when you make a movie about it but hey, is it really real?” - Jeff Kinley breaks down his…
Ep. 2: Greg Laurie Breaks Down Prophecy, the End Times and the Life and Faith of Steve McQueen
Sep 13, 2017 • 23 min
Greg Laurie sits down with journalist Billy Hallowell to discuss what the Bible says about the end times, his new film about Hollywood icon Steve McQueen and plenty, plenty more.
Ep. 1: Benjamin Watson Speaks Out on Race, America and More
Aug 24, 2017 • 22 min
Baltimore Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson is an outspoken Christian who has plenty to say about the division that’s been raging in America. Get the story behind the story on The Billy Hallowell Podcast.