The weekly show from RELEVANT discussing the news, faith, culture and ridiculousness that matters to your life.
On today’s show, we talk with author and reporter Jonathan Merritt about the sexual abuse scandal unfolding in the Southern Baptist Convention—and how to prevent abuse in the future. That gang also discusses the new faith-inspired single from John...
EPISODE 602Episode 602: Behind the Scenes of the Aubrey Plaza Issue
On today’s show, we take an in-depth look at the new issue of RELEVANT, and hear from Aubrey Plaza, Ira Glass, Carl Lentz and others featured in the issue.
EPISODE 601Episode 601: Chiwetel Ejiofor
This week, we debut our new twice-weekly format with award-winning actor Chiwetel Ejiofor.
EPISODE 600Episode 600: LIVE with John Mark McMillan
For our live taping of the RELEVANT podcast's 600th episode, the gang follows up on a super serious true-crime investigation, brings out the fun and games for special guest John Mark McMillan, discusses road trips through the Netherlands and the merits of donut races, plus a lot more!
EPISODE 599Episode 599: Matt Chandler
This week, we talk with pastor and author Matt Chandler about why the decline of Christendom might not actually be a bad thing and how the Church can do a better job addressing race issues.
EPISODE 598Episode 598: Bob Goff
On this week's episode, author and all-around good guy Bob Goff joins the show to chat about his new book, Everybody, Always. Plus, the gang spills a major announcement about the podcast and chats with our most memorable Listener of the Week yet!
EPISODE 597Episode 597: Brian Houston and Kimbra
This week, we talk to Hillsong pastor and author of the book There Is More, Brian Houston, about finding God’s purpose for your life. And pop singer Kimbra breaks down the songwriting process behind her upcoming album Primal Heart.
EPISODE 596Episode 596: John Legend
This week, we talk with John Legend about his role in the upcoming live adaption of the musical Jesus Christ Superstar. We also play a brand-new, Easter egg-themed game, discuss the best ways to deal with “locker room talk,” get an update on “Mad Mike” Hughes and a lot more!
EPISODE 595Episode 595: Passion
This week, author and renowned theologian N.T. Wright joins us to discuss his new book, Paul: A Biography. We also talk with Passion about their brand album Whole Heart. The gang also discusses the Andrew Peterson music video controversy, Arcade Fire’s ‘SNL’ appearance, “Space DNA” and a lot more!
EPISODE 594Episode 594: Jim Caviezel
This week, we talk with Jim Caviezel, the star of the brand new movie Paul, The Apostle of Christ about the film and his upcoming Passion of the Christ sequel. We also get a preview of the RELEVANT Podcast Network’s newest show, Love & Money featuring special guest Jon Acuff!
EPISODE 593Episode 593: Ava DuVernay
This week, we talk with "A Wrinkle in Time" director Ava DuVernay about her new sci-fi blockbuster. We also introduce a new segment, where some of our favorite critics break down the biggest best picture winners of the last 20 years.
EPISODE 592Episode 592: Rich Wilkerson Jr.
This week, Vous church pastor Rich Wilkerson Jr. joins us to talk about his brand-new book, Friend of Sinners, and why it’s so important to be an influence to all kinds of people and communities.
EPISODE 591Episode 591: Jon Foreman
This week, we talk with Jon Foreman about his new documentary 25 in 24, in which he embarked on a quest to play 25 shows in 24 hours.
EPISODE 590Episode 590: Social Club Misfits
Social Club Misfits joins us to talk about the songs that changed their lives and influenced them as artists.
EPISODE 589Episode 589: Coin
Indie-pop band COIN joins us and the gang from RELEVANT's sport podcast provides a preview of the Winter Olympics.
EPISODE 588Episode 588: Brooke Fraser
We talk with Hillsong Worship singer Brooke Fraser about her Grammy win, and author and pastor Brian Zahnd joins us to discuss the sermon that reshaped America.
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