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Bestselling author, animal activist and daughter of California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and correspondent Maria Shriver used to be the kid who came home with random animals to adopt. Katherine Schwarzenegger would bring home salamanders, minnows, ducks, rabbits and pigs. Both […]

Pastor Greg Laurie is a motorcycle fanatic and lover of leather jackets. He’s also a fan of movie icon Steve McQueen. In his book, The Salvation of an American Icon, Laurie partnered with a McQueen expert (Marshall Terrill) and together […]

Popular singer-songwriter Nichole Nordeman has released her first book, Slow Down. The acclaimed worship leader is discussing her intimate and heartfelt feelings about parenthood in her book, which is based on her hit song “Slow Down.” The song, which pulled at […]

Ava DuVernay’s adaption of  A Wrinkle in Time will be launched in March 2018. But for now, fans can watch the official trailer for Disney’s live-action adaptation and will see it’s worth the wait. The film, which is an epic […]

Readers looking to put a little pep in their step should keep their eye out for a canine’s take on inspiration. Finding Gobi is a memoir written by Dion Leonard about his seriously unconventional way of meeting his new loyal […]

June 26, 1997, exactly 20 years ago from today is the day that the wizard world and muggle world finally intermingled.  Today marks the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s (Sorcerer’s in the […]

The Shack is based on the New York Times best-selling novel and is expected to take us on a mysterious ride on March 3rd. The film stars Tim McGraw (Willie), Octavia Spencer (Papa) and Sam (Mack Phillips) Worthington and explores a father’s […]

“Others can inspire you, but ultimately the only thing that empowers you is what lies within you and learning how to better utilize what you’ve been given,” Bishop T.D. Jakes explained in the book Instinct: The Power to Unleash Your […]

Beth Moore is a popular Christian teacher, author and an all-around great a gal from Texas. She is warm, inviting and talking with her is akin to having coffee with a good friend. It is no wonder she’s beloved best-selling […]

What happens when an average guy becomes a hero? Something enchanting happens. John Scott was a brawler in the NHL on the ice, but he also labored to keep his dream alive in the league. Scott was 160-pounds and people […]