SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pray.com, the world’s #1 app for Christians, today introduced GRAMMY® Award-winning artist and global entrepreneur Lecrae as its latest brand ambassador.
The collaboration with Lecrae will see the release of several new artist-led content series on the Pray.com website and mobile app. “Transform Yourself,” a seven-part series of meditative prayers, will guide listeners through messages of mindfulness in faith to reduce daily stress and improve their relationship with God, while an additional series of motivational prayers in seven parts will aim to inspire listeners in the morning. have a productive day. Additionally, Lecrae narrated Pray.com’s “Hope in a Dark World,” a bedtime Bible story centered on Noah’s Ark that helps parents and families share lessons with children about faith in times difficult.
“Pray.com and I believe that positive messaging has the power to help uplift, motivate and inspire those on a faith journey,” Lecrae said. “I’m a Pray.com member who turned to the app for thoughtful religious advice and I’m thrilled to partner with a company that helps people from all walks of life be the best versions of themselves- same in a safe and friendly way.I am proud to record and share my motivational and meditative prayer series with the world through a trusted partner like Pray.com.
Special Lecrae-led content can be accessed via PRAY PLUS, which users can try for free via a 3-day trial period. Subscribers can listen through the Pray.com website or app, available in both the App Store and Google Play. The collaboration with Lecrae is part of Pray.com’s ongoing pursuit to provide a spiritually uplifting experience to its members in an engaging and technologically savvy way that positively impacts people’s faith, health, and well-being.
“The first time I spoke with Lecrae, I felt his authenticity and courageous spirit,” said Steve Gatena, CEO of Pray.com. “Her desire to spread God’s message around the world energizes us and we are thrilled to welcome her to the Pray.com family as our newest brand ambassador.”
Lecrae’s journey to faith began as a teenager when, as the son of a single mother, he turned to music to find meaning and share socially conscious messages of hope. Notably, his 2012 album Gravity won Best Gospel Album at the 55th GRAMMY Awards, marking the first time a hip-hop artist has won top honors in that category. Over the course of an accomplished career, Lecrae has also received three BET Awards, been named a Dove Award winner eight times, and has seen eight songs reach No. 1 on Billboard. His seventh studio album, Anomaly, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart in 2014 and was certified Gold by the RIAA. His TEDx Talk “Is Hip-Hop a Cancer or Cure” has had over 650,000 views on YouTube, his bestselling New York Times memoir Unashamed has sold over 100,000 copies, and the 2020 follow-up, I Am Restored, How I Lost My Religion but Found My Faith was one of the top selling titles.
Launched in 2017 with a mission to grow faith and cultivate community, Pray.com is the world’s #1 app for Christians. Reaching over 10 million people worldwide through its mobile app and website, it’s the easiest way to incorporate prayer into your daily life. Pray.com provides encouragement and inspiration through daily prayers, pastor podcasts, and bedtime Bible stories.