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3 in Union City Receive National Honors for Community Efforts

Congrats to Kevin Lawrence, Lisa Lyons, and Sharon Price on receiving national honors for their work against drug addictions in Union City! They started a support group and go above and…

Though retired from hockey, Kaleigh Schrock always ready to dance - Komets

Though he earned almost 1,000 penalty minutes during six years with the Komets, about the only thing that scares him as much as clowns is dancing, particularly in public. So when the…

Naomi Cantrell - Declare Greenville

Declare Greenville is a follow-up to Revive Ohio. This uplifting and inspiring evening will bring churches together throughout Darke County for a night of Worship, Read, and Revive,…

Deb DeArmond - “Don’t Go to Bed Angry:  Stay Up and Fight”

 Deb DeArmond and her husband, Ron co-authors of the book, "Don't Go to Bed Angry: Stay Up and Fight" discuss the tools needed to provide couples how to  fight for their marriages. This book…

Jesus Always - Message from Author Sarah Young

"I long for you to embrace the joy of a close relationship with Jesus.  He is with you at all times, and in His presence, there is fullness of joy."   -- Sarah Young See more here.

Tom Canon - Friendship Banquet for Cross Road Christian Recovery Center for Women

Tom Canon, Director of Cross Road Christian Recovery Center located in Richmond, Indiana, will be sharing information about the center's upcoming Friendship Banquet held on March 10, 2017 at…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC: Glorious Day- Passion Worship Band

Lyrics: I was buried beneath my shame / Who could carry that kind of weight? / It was my tomb / ‘Til I met You / I was breathing but not alive / All my failures I tried to hide / It was my…

Logan Wolfram - “Curious Faith”

Melissa Montana talks with Logan Wolfram today, Blogger and Author of “Curious Faith, Rediscovering Hope in the God of Possibilities”.   Logan wants people to come away with renewed hope, a…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC: Death Was Arrested- North Point InsideOut

Lyrics: Alone in my sorrow and dead in my sin lost without hope with no place to begin Your love made a way to let mercy come in When death was arrested and my life began Ash was redeemed…

Music Therapy Shares Journey Through Grief

Music Therapy Shares Journey Through Grief Source:  IN|Fort Wayne infortwayne.com By Garth Snow Music therapist Emily Paar sees the faces of grief. She welcomes the bereaved. She puts…

Jill Lynn Buteyn - “Just Show Up”

Melissa Montana talks with Jill Lynn Buteyn, co-author of "Just Show Up, The Dance of Walking Through Suffering Together", the story of Kara Tippets and her battle with cancer.  This book was…

Naomi Cantrell, STAR Community Rep for Darke County, OH

Melissa Montana talks with Naomi Cantrell, our STAR 88.3 Community Representative in Darke County, OH.  Naomi shares that the community is making plans for spring and everyone is really…

The Farm Will Help Children In Need

By DANI MESSICK Correspondent Source: Goshen News  |  www.goshennews.com   Jan 25, 2017   "The Farm project seeks to help these children cope with the trauma of a bad situation by…

Florence Bear - Go Red for Women Luncheon, February 8, 2017

Melissa Montana talks with Florence Bear about the Go Red for Women Luncheon coming up on Wednesday, February 8, 2017, at the Grand Wayne Center.  The luncheon takes place from 10:30 AM –…

Kirk Cameron - Love Worth Fighting For, Saturday, February 4, 2017

Melissa Montana talks with Kirk Cameron today about the Love Worth Fighting For event coming to First Assembly of God on Saturday, February 4, 2017.  Kirk Cameron is excited to inspire, help…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC:  I Have This Hope- Tenth Avenue North

“I want to believe that God is with me not only in my triumphs but also in my tragedies. After all, on the cross, even Jesus cries out, ‘My God, my God, why have you forsaken me!?’ As if to…

Kim Plattner - Safe Families

Melissa Montana talks with Kim Plattner today, Executive Director of Safe Families.  Kim tells us that safe families is all about a safe place for kids, following the Biblical practice of…

Beth Nemo - “I’M NOT ASHAMED” Movie

Melissa Montana talks with Beth Nemo, mother of Rachel Scott, who was martyred during the Columbine tragedy in 1999.  "I'M NOT ASHAMED" is the inspiring true story of Rachel's life, the story…

Kelly Minter - “Wherever the River Runs”

Melissa Montana talks with Kelly Minter about her experiences which she captured in her book, "Wherever the River Runs".  In their conversation, Kelly shares her powerful story of how God…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC: My Victory- Crowder

Lyrics: YOU CAME FOR CRIMINALS • AND EVERY PHARISEE • YOU CAME FOR HYPOCRITES • EVEN ONE LIKE ME • YOU CARRIED SIN AND SHAME • THE GUILT OF EVERY MAN • THE WEIGHT OF ALL I’VE DONE • NAILED…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC: O Praise the Name- Hillsong Worship

Lyrics: I cast my mind to Calvary Where Jesus bled and died for me I see His wounds His hands His feet My Saviour on that cursed tree His body bound and drenched in tears They laid Him down…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC: Just Be Held- Casting Crowns

Ever have your own words come back to haunt you? Ever give counsel or advice to someone and one day find you needed it more than they did? I was out with my students surfing in Florida once…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC: Lamb of God- Vertical Church Band

Lyrics: You came from Heaven's throne Acquainted with our sorrow To trade the debt we owed Your suffering for our freedom The Lamb of God in my place Your blood poured out, my sin erased It…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC: My Story- Big Daddy Weave

If I told you my story You would hear hope that wouldn't let go If I told you my story You would hear love that never gave up If I told you my story You would hear life but it wasn't mine If…

STAR 88.3 MUSIC: Same Power- Jeremy Camp

Lyrics: I can see Waters raging at my feet I can feel The breath of those surrounding me I can hear The sound of nations rising up We will not be overtaken We will not be overcome I can walk