Before You Explore
Are you 16 or older?
For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works,
so that no one may boast.
Ephesians 2:8-9 ESV
Before You Explore
Are you 16 or older?
Trip Lee, aka William Barfield III, produces albums and preaches the Bible while victoriously wrestling through Chronic Fatigue syndrome.
Dr. Joel R. Beeke loves to study God’s Word and share it as a pastor, professor, author, and editor. In fact, he’s authored over a hundred books.
Trey Canard raced Motocross professonally for ten years, sponsored by Red Bull. Now, he coaches motorcycle for sport and dirt bike racing.
Matt Chandler preaches truth from the Bible with unforgettable passion and personality, having weathered difficulty in marriage and brain cancer.
Steven Curtis Chapman is Nashville’s 5 Grammy winning singer-songwriter who came from and raised a family of musicians.
H.B. Charles Jr. received his call to be a pastor at 17! He’s a wonderful gospel singer, podcaster, and author, always wearing a smile.
Dr. William Lane Craig has become one of the leading philosophers to defend the message of hope found in the Bible.
Mark Dever is known for his extensive study about what the Bible has to say about church, his hospitable spirit, and love for good literature.
Disability has not held Joni back—she is an incredibly joyous woman who sings, writes books, hosts a radio show, and founded an organization.
Josh Garrels might be best know for his hit, “Farther Along.” His music is one-of-a-kind in rich lyric excellence and diversity of sounds.
Surfer Bethany Hamilton survived a shark attack at 14, which was then widely publicized. She continues to surf professionally.
Jackie Hill-Perry authored, “Gay Girl, Good God,” after encountering Jesus. Jackie is a mom, Bible-teacher, and poet, outstanding in her creativity.
Christian Hosoi met Jesus while in prison, and encountered what he had been hungering for all along. It wasn’t in drugs, alcohol, or professionally skating that Christian found life—it was when he opened the Bible.
The accent will tell you Brian’s from Liverpool, but the passion will hint at the radical transformation this pro-skateboarder experienced.
Ex-convict associated with red light districts of London, self-proclaimed violent man, and one verse from the Bible changed him forever.
Eric is known for a few phenomental biographies, and a quick wit that will both make you laugh and think a little harder.
Few have led such an action packed life as Chad. Pro MMA champion, and law enforcement officer, spends most of his energy helping U.S. veterans recover from combat.
Pastor Conrad Mbewe has ministered to his church in Zambia for nearly three decades, and continues to plant churches in the area.
J.I. Packer authored one of the greatest books in Christian literature, “Knowing God.” His joyful spirit and gentle character won’t betray his outstanding intelligence and service to the church.
Chris Hulvey grew up in Georgia in a Christian family, and loves the world of hip hop. He seeks to use his talents to help others discover Jesus Christ and know the joy of living for him.
John Macarthur has pastored his church for over 50 years, and has written a commentary on the entire New Testament. John MacArthur is beloved for his unflinching commitment to the Word of God.
David Platt’s passion nearly oozes out of him. You will quickly discover that David’s love for Jesus inspired his desire to reach every nation with God’s Word.
Singer Michael O’Brien and his wife Heidi share their story of rescue from a broken marriage, and from pornography addiction.
Steven Bancarz once was known online for his New Age Spirituality, and now is known online for something else—the truth about Jesus Christ.
Blake Russell found God in prison. Upon coming out, he found new purpose in sharing God’s Word with other prisoners and people in need.
Wide-receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles and now 49ers, Jordan Matthews, builds his life on the Word of God and his relationship with Jesus Christ.
Phil Wickem’s songs would be better called anthems. He sings with a tangible and triumphant love for Jesus.
Rahil studied to be a Hindu Priest. Though he sought God in other religions, all along the God of the Bible was seeking him.
John Humphreys lived by drugs, coping with all of life through various subsances, who thought rescue from this lifestyle was impossible.
Nabeel Qureshi grew up in a loving Muslim home. Challenged by a friend at college, he began exploring the claims of the Bible.
Becket Cook worked with Vogue, did ads for places like L’Oreal and Nike, attended parties with actors from your favorite movies, and succeeded as a gay man—until he found something far better.
Christopher Yuan never dreamed of being a Bible professor, speaker, and author, nor of writing a book on a Biblical view of sexuality that would be named 2020’s Book of the Year for Social Issues.
Robert Wilton was a film and television stuntman who met the Lord in the air.
Few tell stories like Andrew Peterson. His songwriting is rich with biblical allusions and beautiful imagery, as his heart has never grown out of its wonder at all that’s good and true and beautiful.
Jen Ledger is the drummer for the Christian rock band, Skillet. Her new song, “My Arms,” is based on the wonderful truth that God longs for us to run to him in our pain.
Michael Carroll once lived fatherless, behind bars, and filled with shame. But he found the Father, now lives behind the words of the Bible, and is filled with the hope found in the message of Scripture.
David Block was a young astronomer who discovered God’s love for him through searching for answers in God’s cosmos.
Recognize Kirk? He’s an actor and film producer, featured for example, in the show “Growing Pains,” and the “Left Behind” movies. You’ll quickly see Kirk’s sincerity and contageous joy.
Lacey Sturm’s gentle demeanor will not betray the powerful voice she uses to rock out. Lacey finds her purpose in singing of the love of Jesus to the Rock and Roll community.