Be Known as Relevant
Gungor calls its music “liturgical post-rock.” The band describes what that means, and much more, in our interview with the four main members. The band then plays an exclusive performance of You Have Me, a moving track from their latest album Beautiful Things. The album earned “Greatest Gainer” status on Billboard’s Christian Music chart after jumping from No. 43 to No. 23 in one week.
You Have Me
Shane Claiborne is a founding member of the Potter Street Community in Philadelphia, Pa. The organization has been on the cover of Christianity Today. Claiborne is a well-known author of Jesus for President and The Irresistible Revolution, as well as being a prominent activist for nonviolence and service to the poor. But there’s a lot you don’t know about Shane Claiborne. Find out what in our video interview.
What You Don’t Know About Shane Claiborne
JJ Heller has quickly made a name for herself as one of the best Christian singer/songwriters in the country. Her 2008 album Painted Red reached No. 13 on Billboard's Christian Music chart. Her latest album, When I’m With You, came out in October. Heller performed When I’m With You for George Fox listeners when she visited campus last year.
When I’m With You
Other influential people who’ve come to campus to interact with students the last couple years include:
Leroy Barber – Pastor and President of Mission Year
Margaret Becker – Dove Award-winning Christian recording artist with 21 No. 1 hits.
Margaret Feinberg – Popular speaker and author of more than two-dozen books and Bible studies
Chris Heuertz – Author and International Executive Director of Word Made Flesh
Dan Kimball – Pastor and author of numerous books including The Emerging Church and They Like Jesus, But Not the Church
Matt Maher – Singer/Songwriter of Your Grace is Enough
Justin McRoberts – Singer/Songwriter
Shawna Niequist – Author of Cold Tangerines and Bittersweet
Andrew Palau – International Evangelist for the Luis Palau Association
John M. Perkins – President and founder of the John M. Perkins Foundation for Reconciliation and Development
Efrem Smith – Author of The Hip Hop Church
Richard Twiss – Co-founder and president of Wiconi International
Jamie Tworkowski – Founder of To Write Love on Her Arms
William Paul Young – Author of The Shack