Go deeper in your faith and be inspired by real life stories of what God is doing in the UK and beyond.
2021-09-14T14:36:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
The pop star sold more than 10 million records while in the boy band JLS. But he gave it all up to become a farmer and Songs of Praise presenter. Sam Hailes finds out why
2021-08-25T14:03:00+01:00By Professor Nick Megoran
Earlier this year, the British parliament declared that China is committing genocide against the Uyghur people. The list of abuses includes the imprisonment of over a million people in sinister ‘re-education camps.’
2021-08-24T09:05:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
EXCLUSIVE: As J-Hud portrays the Queen of Soul on the big screen, she opens up about faith, music and the meaning of grace
The co-founder of Mumsnet shares her insights on faith, leadership and work-life balance
2021-07-29T14:13:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
The Mayor of Bristol tells Sam Hailes how the parable of the talents is inspiring him to fight poverty, and why he no longer views doubt as a dirty word
2021-06-30T19:54:00+01:00By Emma Fowle
There is an honesty about Christine Caine that is rare in high-profile leaders. When the bestselling author, internationally acclaimed speaker and leader of multiple international organisations appears on our morning Zoom call, she is straight off the treadmill, laughing and apologising for her appearance in a sorry-not-sorry way that epitomises ...
2021-05-27T06:58:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
Rend Collective’s rise to prominence has been swift. When I first met the band in 2011, shortly after the release of their debut album Organic Family Hymnal, the Irish folk collective were playing to a modest crowd in a small church. They’ve since moved to America, toured massive venues and ...
2021-05-25T13:59:00+01:00By Emma Fowle
The CEO of Mercy UK explains how miraculous financial provision has allowed them to run a residential home for vulnerable young women
2021-05-25T13:45:00+01:00By Ruth Jackson
A leading expert in Artificial Intelligence talks about her faith journey, life-saving technology and being a woman in science.
2021-04-29T19:22:00+01:00By Cassandra Maria
Following the death of his father, the grime artist and author opens up about faith and doubt
2021-04-28T16:19:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
The Archbishop of York says he wants to bring evangelistic renewal to the Church of England
2021-03-29T15:12:00+01:00By Rachel Matthews
The five-time world record holder, reigning world champion (London 2017 long jump), model and broadcaster shares her remarkable testimony
2021-03-28T10:36:00+01:00By Ruth Jackson
The multi-award-wining musical theatre superstar with millions of social media followers talks to Ruth Jackson about Hamiliton, pregnancy and clinging to God through tough times
2021-03-28T10:35:00+01:00By Marcus Jones
One of the most recognisable faces on television talks to us about his faith, handling criticism and what makes a person remarkable
2021-03-26T11:48:00+00:00By Cindy Kent MBE
As Sir Cliff turns 80 years young, he explains how God gave him the strength to forgive those who accused him of sexual assault
2021-03-25T14:29:00+00:00By Sam Hailes
The British actor opens up about his faith, his doubts and why handling critical reviews is so tricky for him
2021-02-22T00:00:00+00:00By Sam Hailes
The songwriter says it's time to kill our "obsession with excellence"
2021-01-25T00:00:00+00:00By Matt Redman
In looking at the Church's music, Matt Redman wonders if we’re in danger of overlooking an integral part of God’s character
2020-11-23T00:00:00+00:00By Megan Cornwell
The writer of this year’s biggest worship song speaks to Megan Cornwell
2020-10-26T00:00:00+00:00By Ruth Jackson
A prophetic word at Soul Survivor inspired the then-teenage Gemma Hunt to pursue a career in the media. She has gone on to front CBeebies’ Swashbuckle, BBC One’s Songs of Praise and even the Alpha film series
2020-09-23T00:00:00+01:00By Muyiwa Olarewaju
Life hasn’t always been rosy for the larger-than-life celebrity. Steve Harvey says his rags to riches story can only be understood through the eyes of faith
2020-08-26T00:00:00+01:00By Rachel Matthews
Max Lucado talks to Rachel Matthews about what he believes God is up to during this challenging season
2020-06-29T00:00:00+01:00By Justin Brierley
Renowned geneticist Dr Francis Collins recently won the Templeton Prize for his work reconciling science and faith. Now he faces a new challenge – defeating Covid-19
2020-03-20T00:00:00+00:00By Jessica Lester
Known as ‘Napalm Girl’, Kim Phuc is recognised globally as the nine-year-old running from a napalm attack during the Vietnam War. The image was recently voted the most iconic photo of all time. Kim explains why practising forgiveness can be transformational
2020-02-20T00:00:00+00:00By Tim Wyatt
The founder of the Passion student movement reflects on changed lives, purpose in suffering and why he’s no longer relevant
2020-01-22T00:00:00+00:00By Sam Hailes
Nona Jones was riding high in her career when God told her to quit her job. Minutes after handing in her notice, Facebook called. Today she’s the company’s head of faith-based partnerships and on first-name terms with Mark Zuckerberg. She spoke with Sam Hailes about overcoming childhood trauma, how untamed ambition can be dangerous and why she’s resisting letting her kids own mobile phones
2019-12-13T00:00:00+00:00By Megan Cornwell
Megan Cornwell meets the inspiring evangelist
2019-11-21T00:00:00+00:00By Cara Bentley
Don’t blame politicians for the spiritual state of the country; it’s the job of Christians to share the good news, says the Brexit Party MEP
2019-10-21T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
The Australian pastor and star of the This Cultural Moment podcast explains why he believes the "highly individualised life script of secularism" is destroying itself
2019-09-20T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
As his long-running Premier Christianity column draws to a close, Rob Parsons chats about his ministry with Care for the Family, the disruptive nature of technology and the power of vulnerability
2019-08-19T00:00:00+01:00By Marcus Jones
When his wife died just three days after being diagnosed with leukaemia, Simon Thomas had to tell the couple’s eight-year-old son. Here, he reflects on how the reassurance that death is not the end has enabled him to endure the hardest of trials
2019-07-17T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
The politician tells Sam Hailes how the “trials and tribulations” he experienced while leading the Liberal Democrats have enabled him to be more open about his faith. He also explains how reading books on prophecy and apologetics played a key part in his decision to become a Christian
2019-06-25T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
Sam Hailes quizzes the veteran Christian campaigner on life issues, homosexuality and church unity
2019-05-21T00:00:00+01:00By Megan Cornwell
In this wide-ranging conversation with Megan Cornwell, The Bishop of Gloucester unpacks her views on women in leadership and interpreting the Bible for today
2019-04-23T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
The founder of Christian Concern believes the Church has failed to stand up for gospel truth. She tells Sam Hailes why neither criticism nor cancer has stopped her from speaking out on everything from Islamic extremism to abortion.
2019-02-21T00:00:00+00:00By Justin Brierley
Justin Brierley meets the Archbishop of Canterbury
2019-01-21T00:00:00+00:00By Sam Hailes
Francis Chan left his thriving US megachurch, turned his back on the fame that ministry had brought him and moved his family to a developing country. But whatever you do, don’t call him a radical
2018-12-10T00:00:00+00:00By Sam Hailes
In a rare interview, the straight-talking missionary challenges the Church to stop living vicariously through her, and get on with the job
2018-11-21T00:00:00+00:00By Cole Moreton
The exuberant preacher who turned the royal wedding upside down talks about politics, the power of love and what it was like to become famous in a day
2018-10-24T00:00:00+01:00By Claire Musters
Francine Rivers is one of our generation’s most successful writers of Christian fiction. In this rare interview, she explains how she moved from writing steamy romance novels to faith-based titles
2018-08-22T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
The popular speaker, youth worker and campaigner also known as the 'God Sex Lady' tells Sam Hailes why courage is more important than confidence
2018-06-21T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
Sam Hailes interviews the charismatic megachurch leader and 'pastor to the stars'
2018-05-24T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
When the Grenfell Tower disaster struck, the Bishop of Kensington cleared his schedule to help mobilise local Christians to assist with the relief effort. One year on, he says the job is far from over
2018-04-19T00:00:00+01:00By Claire Musters
The leadership coach and popular speaker explains how her passion for mentoring women was born out of a battle to discover her true identity
2018-02-21T00:00:00+00:00By Katie Stock
The writer of some of the world’s most sung worship songs has joined forces with his wife to turn a derelict gasworks into a resource church for the Midlands
The co-founder of Saddleback Church talks honestly about her marriage to Rick Warren, their son’s suicide and how sharing her experience has helped others.
2017-12-13T00:00:00+00:00By Justin Brierley
The BBC Radio 2 presenter talks to Justin Brierley about faith, doubt and Strictly Come Dancing
2017-11-23T00:00:00+00:00By Sam Hailes
The pastor who has been dubbed ‘the orthodox Rob Bell’ explains how he’s reaching millennials in America’s most secular city
Talk of revival isn’t nearly as common as it used to be. Terry Virgo explains why now may be the time to pray again
Grammy award-winning worship leader Matt Redman talks to Guvna B about his new album Glory Song
2017-10-25T00:00:00+01:00By Justin Brierley
The prominent Christian apologist, who converted from Islam, passed away on Saturday 16th September aged 34
Taking a fresh look at the book of Exodus made Salvation Army officer Danielle Strickland rethink what the Bible says about slavery, oppression and freedom.
In the UK there are 5.2 million people with only ‘functional literacy’. Becky Miles tells Jeff Lucas how Biblica’s new NIrV Accessible Edition can help
2017-06-22T00:00:00+01:00By Sam Hailes
Sam Hailes meets the 84 year old contemplative pastor and translator of The Message
2017-05-25T00:00:00+01:00By Justin Brierley
The evangelical charismatic Church is growing exponentially in Latin America. Justin Brierley speaks to Argentinian evangelist Carlos Annacondia about what he's been seeing
Broadcaster and theologian Robert Beckford tells Justin Brierley why he's on a mission to show that Christianity isn't about a white, Western Jesus
Loretta Andrews talks to Lou Fellingham about her new live album, This Changes Everything
Ruth Jackson speaks to Glynn Harrison about how Christians can tell a better story about sexuality
Following the release of Hollywood blockbuster Silence, John Dougill tells Sam Hailes about his book In Search of Japan’s Hidden Christians (SPCK) which unpacks the history behind the film
Brian McLaren has been at the forefront of progressive Christianity for the past decade. He tells Justin Brierley why his new book, The Great Spiritual Migration predicts a revolution in Christianity
The bewildered founder of 24-7 prayer Pete Greig tells Justin Brierley about his new book, Dirty Glory
Jamie Cutteridge talks to American author Mark Yaconelli about his new book, Disappointment, Doubts and Other Spiritual Gifts
Justin Brierley speaks to former banker Ken Costa about his new book, Know Your Why
Maria Rodrigues interviews Hillsong Church’s senior pastor Bobbie Houston about her life, faith and new book
Former Muslim Nabeel Qureshi talks to Justin Brierley about his conversion to Christianity and explains how Christians should understand violence in Islam
The writer of ‘You’re beautiful’ and ‘This is amazing grace’ talks to Sam Hailes about his new album, Children of God
Jonathan Langley speaks to author and speaker Richard Rohr about mysticism and contemplative faith
Dave Rose meets comedian, author and all-round good egg, Paul Kerensa
David Stretton-Downes asks Ulster and South Africa rugby star Ruan Piennar about his faith
David Stretton-Downes asks England and Saracens rugby star Billy Vunipola about his faith
2015-08-10T00:00:00+01:00By Lucinda van der Hart
Thousands listen to her upbeat talks every week. But TV preacher Joyce Meyer has plenty of critics too. Premier Christianity met her to find out who she is off-screen.
2015-06-15T00:00:00+01:00By Lucinda van der Hart
Lucinda van der Hart chats to Rev Joanna Jepson who set up the first chaplaincy to the London College of Fashion, has raised a legal case against the abortion of a cleft palate baby and once lived in a Welsh convent with 13 nuns and monks.
Brian and Tracy Heasley and their two children spent nearly eight years in Ibiza with 24-7 Prayer. Brian, who is now director of 24-7 Prayer in the UK, recently penned Gatecrashing, a book that describes their experiences in the party capital of the world.
2015-02-11T00:00:00+00:00By Joy Tibbs
Sue Rinaldi has released three solo albums since leaving chart-topping band Heartbeat in 1991. Ahead of leading worship at Spring Harvest, she tells Joy Tibbs about the wrestling she has done with God over the years, and about her new album Ethos.
2015-01-28T00:00:00+00:00By Justin Brierley
We caught up with worship leader Tim Hughes about his reasons behind the move from Holy Trinity Brompton in London to head up St Luke's in Birmingham.
Kelly Minter had her heart set on a career in music. However, an offer she couldn’t refuse took her on an unexpected adventure to the Amazon. In Wherever the River Runs, she allows readers to accompany her on this moving journey of faith.
2014-12-16T00:00:00+00:00By Greg Downes
Charismatics from around the world have been flocking to Bethel Church in Redding, California, to experience its ongoing focus on worship, miracles and revival. Greg Downes speaks to Bethel’s leader Bill Johnson about faith and doubt, hunting and healing – and his hope for revival.