NBC’s hit online talk show, Beyond A.D., the companion show to A.D. The Bible Continues, has arrived at its final taping. And the final episode doesn’t disappoint – join NY Times Bestselling Authors John & Lisa Bevere from Messenger International, Lakewood mega-church Assoc. Pastor, producer and actor John Gray and a musical performance by Gospel artist Charles Jenkins as they all sit down with E!’s Jason Kennedy to discuss the themes and topics of A.D. The Bible Continues June 14th episode and a sneak peek at the big season finale on June 21st!
In the 11th episode, “Rise Up, ” airing this Sunday, June 14 at 9/8c on NBC, the Zealot army grows as Ethiopian visitor, Gabra (Colin Salmon), turns to Jesus meanwhile James The Just (Alastair Mackenzie) confronts Caiaphas (Richard Coyle) and wins concessions for the disciples. More followers continue to be drawn to Peter’s (Adam Levy) message of Jesus.
About John & Lisa Bevere
John Bevere and his wife Lisa are the founders of Messenger International. A minister and best-selling author, John delivers messages of uncompromising truth with boldness and passion. His desire is to support the local church and resource leaders regardless of location, language, or financial position. To this end, his resources have been translated into over 90 languages, and millions of copies have been given away to pastors and leaders worldwide. Some of his greatest works include “The Bait of Satan,” “Drawing Near” and “Driven by Eternity.” When he’s home, John tries to convince Lisa to take up golf and spends time with his four sons, daughter-in-law, and grandbabies.
About John Gray
Not content to simply be known as a singular gift, John uses all the gifts God has given him to reach people with hope, healing, forgiveness and freedom found in Jesus Christ. From directing, producing or co-producing award winning films, releasing two musical albums, a comedy DVD and appearing on hit T.V. shows “Sister, Sister” and “Tyler Perry’s The House of Payne”, John is determined to show that you can use every gift God has given you to build the Kingdom of God and bless people.
As an in demand speaker, John has traveled the world sharing the Gospel of the Kingdom in his unique and uncompromising way. From South Africa to Australia and many places in between, God has taken John around the world to speak to youth, young adults, entire churches, conferences and camps to say one thing in many ways: Jesus Saves and He loves you with an everlasting love!
He was ordained an Elder at Northview Christian Church in Dothan, AL in March of 2010.
John currently serves as an Associate Pastor at Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas under the leadership of Pastor Joel Osteen. Wherever God takes John here and into the future, he is determined to serve with passion, humility and power.
John is quick to acknowledge that although he is grateful for the places God has taken him and the ministries that have opened their doors to him, nothing compares to the joy of his life, His wife of two and a half years Aventer, their son John W. Gray IV, and their newborn daughter, Theory Aspyn-Sky Gray.
About Charles Jenkins
Charles C. Jenkins II is an American gospel musician. He started his music career, in 2012, with the release of The Best of Both Worlds, which would be his Billboard breakthrough release. His second album, Any Given Sunday, was released earlier this year and again placed on the Billboard charts.