Our September/October 2018 Issue includes a cover story on one of the most exciting duos in pop music, Johnnyswim. They make it all look easy but the truth is, it's been anything but!
Table of Contents:
12 First Word
14 Current: Date-themed sermon ideas, Steph Curry's christian movies, fall tv guide, Chris Pratt's speech on MTV, Christine Caine, the country's best coffee roasters and much more.
34 Back-To-Campus Gear Guide: Everything you need to go back to class, with class.
38 Foster the People: The Festival staples have returned with their trademark big, gooey pop hits, laced with thoughtfulness, honesty and redemption. Not a moment too soon.
44 A Guide to Getting Out of Debt Without Hating Your Life: We spoke with experts on tackling one of our generation's biggest obstacles.
48 Don't Worry About Bo Burnham: Who picked this stand-up comedian to make one of this year's best movies?
52 Johnnyswim: They make being one of the most exciting duos in pop music look easy. The truth, it's been anything but.
58 Why You Need a Spiritual Mentor: It's more than just a good idea. It's a spiritual necessity.
62 Scare Tactics: A new wave of horror movies takes the phrase "faith-based film" to a new level
66 Vote Your Faith: How should christians act in a divided election season? Some Experts Weigh in.
72 First Aid Kit: The Swedish folk duo are back from their sabbatical with a new passion.
74 Francis Chan: Why is Francis Chan so determined to stay out of the spotlight?
76 W.Kamau Bell: He's a comedian and a writer. But Bell just really wants to change the world
80 Hillsong Young & Free: Ready or not, the next generation of Hillsong worship is taking center stage
82 The Suicide Epidemic: The american crisis of suicide is only getting worse. Can we turn the tide?
84 Last Word: Max Lucado explains why we should all feel free to take claim of God's plan for us