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Angela Forker - The Precious Baby Project

While Angela Forker and her husband were missionaries in Italy, the Holy Spirit prompted her that there was a new season upon her. With her love for photography and the birth of a grandchild,…

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.…

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…

Rhonda Stoppe - The Marriage Mentor

Author and Blogger, Rhonda Stoppe and her husband who is a Pastor, wanted to share how after 37 years of marriage, they are still head-over-heels in love with one another. In their book, "The…

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…

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,…

Bobby Schuller - “You Are Beloved”

Lead Pastor of Shepherd's Grove Church, Orange County, CA., Host of Hour of Power, and author, Bobby Schuller talks about his recently published book, "You Are Beloved."  Bobby encourages…

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…

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…

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…

Fendi Onobun - Transition: One Kid’s Bank Shot to the NFL

Former NFL player and now author, Fendi Onobun, shares his story in his recently published book, "Transition: One Kid's Bank Shot to the NFL." Fendi has written his memoir in honor and thanks…

Barbie Ballschmidt - STAR Stage Prayer Tent

STAR Stage 2018 will once again have a Prayer Tent open to anyone seeking prayer and guidance. Barbie Ballschmidt, the Prayer Tent leader encourages those coming to the STAR Stage concert on…

Jordan Feliz - STAR Stage 2018

Christian singer and songwriter, Jordan Feliz will be part of the line up for STAR Stage 2018 held at Headwaters Park on Sunday, July 15. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with the concert beginning at…

Addison Agen - STAR Stage

Addison Agen, runner-up on the 13th season of The Voice, updates listeners on what she has been doing since her journey on The Voice. Addison Agen is on the line-up of singers for STAR Stage,…

Christiana Danielle - STAR Stage 2018

Christiana Danielle, top 10 on the 14th season of "The Voice", will be performing at STAR Stage in conjunction with Three Rivers Festival. Christiana Danielle will be joining Addison Agen,…

Marian Jordan Ellis - “Stand: Rising Up Against Darkness, Temptation, and Persecution”

When faced with personal trials and a difficult world, it can be hard to stay strong in our faith. Author, Speaker, and Founder of Redeemed Girl Ministries, Marian Jordan Ellis, shares…

Niyoki Chapman

Voices of Unity will be performing a Praise and Worship fundraiser concert on Sunday, January 7 at 5 p.m. This world champion youth choir, led by Marshall White, will be performing at the…

Bobby Joiner - The Jesus Cafe Presents: Hope and Joy During Suffering

Bobby Joiner, author and pastor for NewSong and The WinterJam Tour talks about his new devotional book, "The Jesus Cafe Presents: Hope and Joy During Suffering." Bobby was inspired to write…

Kari Jobe - The Garden Tour

Singer and Songwriter, Kari Jobe, will be performing with her husband, Cody Carnes, at the Embassy Theater, Ft. Wayne on Sunday, October 29. Kari has named her tour, "The Garden Tour", in…

David Dean - Laugh All Night, Greenville, Ohio

Comedian David Dean will be bringing his show, "Laugh All Night", to Greenville, Ohio on Sunday, October 15. This free event will take place at Memorial Hall in Greenville. The show begins at…

Danny Gokey - The Comeback

Singer and Songwriter, Danny Gokey, shares what inspired him to write the song, '"The Comeback". Danny and his team prayed a simple prayer asking God what is His message for them to share.…

Will Graham - Greater Fort Wayne Will Graham Celebration

Will Graham, grandson of Billy Graham, talks with Melissa Montana today about the upcoming "Greater Fort Wayne Will Graham Celebration" held the evenings of October 6-8 at the Allen County…

Greg Laurie- Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

Pastor Greg Laurie shares with us today about the newly published book he has written on the life of famous actor, Steve McQueen. The book, "Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon",…

Sam Hardy - Will Graham Christian Life & Witness Course Training

In preparation for the October 6-8 Greater Fort Wayne Will Graham Celebration, the Will Graham Evangelistic Association will be offering a free Christian Life & Witness Course Training led by…