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Courtney Bowlds - The Crossing Banquet

The Crossing Campus Administrator, Courtney Bowlds, shares with us about The Crossing School and fundraiser banquet. The Crossing is a full-day program consisting of half-day academic credit…

Jen Robb - Cars and Caring Fair

Southwest Lutheran Church and Cross Connections Counseling are teaming up to put on a free family-friendly community event, "Cars and Caring Car Show and Mental Health Fair."  Jen Robb,…

Connie McCabe - 2018 Illumination Festival

Illumination Festival Director, Connie McCabe shares information about the 12th annual Illumination Festival to be held at the Darke County Fairgrounds, Ohio on Saturday, Sept. 15. Activities…

Michael W. Smith - Nurturing Steps Part 2

Michael W. Smith continues talking about his journey in creating "Nurturing Steps" book and CD series for infants and toddlers. Michael states that the biggest challenge in writing the book,…

Michael W. Smith - Nurturing Steps

Three time Grammy winner, acclaimed Christian singer/songwriter, actor, and author, Michael W. Smith has recently written a Christian Children's book, "Nighty Night and Good Night" and a…

Gary Thomas - Cherish

Christian Author Gary Thomas talks about his most recent book on marriage, "Cherish." Gary points out that we make a vow as a married couple before the Lord to love and to cherish. It is…

Gary Thomas - Dating

Christian Author, Gary Thomas discusses important issues to discuss when pursuing marriage. Two questions that need to be asked when considering marriage are: 1. Why get married and 2. How do…

Pat Williams - ‘Coach Wooden’s Forgotten Team”

UCLA's legendary basketball coach, John Wooden was known for his success as a coach at UCLA and his faith; however, not many people were aware of how he impacted the lives of 12-13 year olds…

Sherri Lynn - I Want to Punch You in the Face But I Love Jesus: The Ultimate PMS Companion Book

PMS is a real medical issue and not something to be taken lightly. Sherri Lynn, Producer of The Brant Hansen Show, has written a book that addresses the reality of PMS. Titled, "I Want to…

Matt Konow - Child Anxiety

Executive Director of Cross Connections Counseling, Matt Konow, encourages parents to recognize that anxiety in children as well as in adults is a natural biological response to stress.…

Connie Kerrigan - Suicide Prevention

Connie Kerrigan, Director of Outreach at Parkview Behavioral Health discusses signs and causes that might trigger thoughts of suicide. Suicide is on the rise in the U.S. In order to combat…

Melisa McCann - Renaissance Pointe YMCA Summer Celebration

Melisa McCann, Community Outreach Director of the Renaissance Pointe YMCA encourages the community to come to Renaissance Pointe YMCA on Saturday, Aug. 25 from anytime from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00…

Adrianne Kartholl - Healthy packed lunches and snacks for kids - back to school

As parents and children prepare for the start of a new school year, there are a lot of things to consider. Adrianne Kartholl, Clinical Nutrition Specialist at Parkview Health doesn't want…

Mike Sanders - Work at Home Jobs for Disabled Americans

Mike Sanders, Director of Marketing for NTI (National Telecommuting Institute) informs listeners about this non-profit organization whose mission is to provide work-at-home jobs for Americans…

Madeline Katzel - Matilda Jane and Joanna Gaines

Matilda Jane, a local business that specializes in a fun, whimsical, and colorful clothing line for women and girls recently announced their collaboration with Fixer Upper designer, Joanna…

Gary Thomas - Loving Him Well

Christian Author, Gary Thomas discusses his latest book, "Loving Him Well." The inspiration behind writing this book was based on women asking Gary how they can influence their husbands to…

Tahni Cullen - Josiah’s Fire

Life was full for Tahni Cullen and her husband as they enjoyed life with their first born son, Josiah. It wasn't until Josiah turned 2, that their lives seemed hopeless when Josiah was…

Priscilla Shirer, Part 2

Priscilla Shirer Live will be coming to Ft. Wayne's Memorial Coliseum on September 24-25. Today, Priscilla gives us a peak into what will be in store for this amazing weekend. There will be a…

Priscilla Shirer - Priscilla LIVE, part 1

Author, actress, motivational speaker, and evangelist, Priscilla Shirer will be bringing the Word to Ft. Wayne on Aug. 24-25 at the Memorial Coliseum. Priscillla encourages each of us to,"get…

Matthew Reed - Operation Christmas Child

Matthew Reed, Great Lakes Regional Director of Operation Christmas Child, along with some OCC staff and volunteers made a trip to Ukraine this past April to deliver 1600 shoeboxes filled with…

Marybeth Torsell - Road to Recovery Program

The American Cancer Society offers a program called, 'Road to Recovery" that provides local cancer patients free transportation to and from their cancer treatments. Marybeth Torsell, Program…

Kelly Byrd - Global Leadership Summit 2018

Global Leadership Summit is a world-wide event whose goal is to raise the leadership bar by providing vision, inspiration, influence, and practical skills to anyone in a leadership role both…

Sam Hardy - Re-Grand Opening of the Treasure House

The Treasure House, part of The Rescue Mission Ministry, has been closed the past 2 weeks to do an operational reset on it's thrift store and donation center.  Sam Hardy, Vice President of…

Kristin Ruble & Curtis Smith - Live Healthy Summit

The 1st annual Live Healthy Summit will be held on August 28 at the Grand Wayne Center, Ft. Wayne. This one-day health and wellness summit, presented by Parkview Health, will focus around the…

Barb Cox - The Shepherd’s House

There is a platoon fighting for our country that is in dire need of high protein snacks. Barb Cox, Co-founder of The Shepherd's House is making a plea to the community to donate peanuts,…