Goforth Media, Inc.

May 1, 2016

30 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE IN BROADCASTING

 

Contemporary Christian Music

88.5 FM 24/7 Mobile Pensacola

WLPR 960 AM Southern Gospel Music

Christian Talk Radio

103.3 FM - Spanish Fort

103.5 FM840 AM Mobile

106.9 FM - Fairhope

 

Christian News Report

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Colorado court: Ruling stands that baker can’t cite religion

 

Alabama city passes transgender bathroom ordinance

 

 

Supporters rally for N.C. gender law as opponents seek repeal

 

Woman arrested after shooting death of pastor in Georgia

 

1 dead after shooting death in Philadelphia church

 

Federal investigators explore motives for Idaho church arson

 

90-Hour Bible Reading Marathon at U.S. Capitol

 

News stories and links provided on “Power 88 notes” are for information purposes only and are not necessarily the views of the management or ownership of Goforth Media.

 

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Weekend SpinDown for April 29th 2016

1. Diamonds – Hawk Nelson

2. God is on the Move – 7eventh Time Down

3. Say the Word – United

FUTURE TRACK – Who You Say I Am – Among the Thirsty

4. I’ll Be Alright – Beckah Shae

5. Where You Are – Young & Free

6. Trust in You – Lauren Daigle

7. Not Backing Down – Blanca

8. Sparrows – Jason Gray

9. Moving On – Mat Kearney

10. Nothin On You – Hollyn

 

Today’s Christian Music recent song adds

Hawk Nelson - Diamonds
TobyMac - MOVE
Passion - Remember
Citizen Way - When I'm With You

Audrey Assad - Holy, Holy, Holy
Passion - Remember

 

Your Church or Youth Group can join Kenny LIVE on air one Friday night from 7-10 pm During “the Power Hours” featuring the latest in Christian Rock and Hip Hop! For detailed contact: Kenny@goforth.org

 

 

 

Highlights from Letters to Power 88

 

  • I just love listening to Power 88. Most of my friends think I'm uncool because I listen to you, which has white people's songs and I'm Black! But I don't care! I love listening to Godly music!"  Chickasaw AL

 

 

  • Hi my name is xxx and I'm 15 years old. The song "Last Night" really touched me because I have been going through some rough times with my family and I realized that I'm not going through this alone. I've got my friends and God on my side to help me get through this. It's a really God song to listen to for kids and adults alike. If you ever feel down maybe from depression or maybe you have gone through abuse and you feel worthless, just listen to that song and you'll learn that you don't have to go through this alone you have friends and family and God on your side to help you in your time of need. I'm just glad to know all this and I'm lucky because my friend had me listen to this song and if I had never heard it then I would be more upset then I am now. Thank you Power 88 for playing that song and getting it out there for others to hear and be comforted by it.

 

Tell us your story of how Christian Radio has touched your life. Write wbhy@goforth.org

 

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Goforth Media WBHY/Power 88

6530 Spanish Fort Blvd Suite B Spanish Fort AL 36527

 

 

Underwriters help support Christian Radio

 

 

If Christian radio has made a difference in your life and you don’t have a means of helping support the station financially, there are 2 important things you can still do: 1) Keep us in your prayers and 2) Support business underwriters. Thank them for supporting Christian radio and use their services when possible. Underwriters this week include:

 

Advanced Transmission  Laura Wilson 10670 US Hwy 31 Spanish Fort AL 36527 251-626-6061

 

Touching Hearts Senior Care  3263 Demetropolis Rd Ste 10 Mobile AL 36609 251-445-4204

 

Deas Millworks June Potter Office Mgr 3180 Snow Road N Semmes AL 36575

 

Sexton Lawn and Landscaping State Hwy 181 Ste 200 Daphne AL 36526 251-626-3309

 

It is easy to be an Underwriter on Power 88 contact

charlotte@goforth.org or todd@goforth.org

 

 

Want to help this radio ministry simply by shopping online? Goforth Media is now an AmazonSmile charitable organization. When shopping online at amazon.com, you can add us as your “Smile Charity” and proceeds of all your purchases will go to help this ministry. It's free and there's no added cost to you. For details and to sign up, go to https://smile.amazon.com/ch/63-0927122

 

Give where you get your Blessings

 

Home town Christian Radio 88.5 FM/103.5 FM/840AM/960AM

 

Establishing boundaries – and relationship – with your teen

 

My husband, Gene, had given our daughter Katie permission to go to a friend's home. Later in the day, something didn't seem right, so Gene called the friend's house and asked to talk to Katie. He soon realized that Katie was not at her friend's house. And that's when I got the call declaring, "Katie's gone!"

Katie returned home that evening. Her story of going to a friend's house was a sneaky cover to see a boy we did not approve of. And it would only be the beginning of her stories. Read More

 CHANGING CHURCHES
Why Did you leave your old church?
• Disenchanted with the pastor or church: 51%
• It wasn't fulfilling needs: 44%
• Something changed about the church: 33%
• Felt out of place at church: 31%
• Could not agree with church teachings or positions on issues: 27%
source: LifeWay Research (an arm of the Southern Baptist Convention)

 

All programs broadcast on WBHY-AM are also broadcast on all FM translators. See program schedule click here.

 

How Debt Is Killing the American Dream

Dave Ramsey

A recent study by the Pew Charitable Trusts found that 8 out of 10 Americans hold some form of debt. Seven out of 10 believe debt is "necessary." Of the survey respondents, 85% said they use debt to live beyond their means.

 

The obsession with debt isn’t biased to any generation either. Around 80% of baby boomers have debt while 47% are still paying off their mortgage. And it’s not uncommon for Gen X’ers to have six digits worth of debt. Read the story here

 

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Concerts and Special Events

 

A Prayer March will be held in honor of National Day of Prayer beginning at Mobile Civic Center on Thursday, May 5th at 5pm. The March will end at Bienville Square in downtown Mobile . A Prayer service will be held at 5:30pm at the Square. For more information contact 251-661-8219.

 

The city of Summerdale will have its 25th Annual Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 5th at 12 noon at the Town Complex at 502 W. Lee Ave.   The special speaker will be Mel Ponder of Destin , FL.   A complimentary lunch will be served after the prayer event. 

 

The National Day of Prayer observance will be held on Thursday, May 5th from 12 noon until 1pm at Daphne City Hall, 1705 Main Street in Daphne. Everyone is welcome to attend the event. For more information, contact Neil Beasley at 251-626-2287.

 

 

Goforth Media is celebrating 30 years of local Christian broadcasting on the Gulf Coast. So we’ve decided to throw a party to celebrate! On Thursday May 12th we invite our listeners to come tour our studios for an Open House event. Come see what it looks like on our side of the radio. At 7pm that evening, we’ll have a free concert featuring 7eventh Time Down!  Also appearing: Among the Thirsty and David Dunn.

 The concert will be at Spanish Fort United Methodist Church at 6690 Spanish Fort Blvd within walking distance of the Power 88 studios. Doors will open at 6pm and the concert will be from 7-9pm. Bring your family or church group & join with us in celebrating what God has done and continues to do with this ministry in our area. For more details on this Free event visit www.goforth.org

Concert will be at Spanish Fort United Methodist Church located at 6690 Spanish Fort Blvd Spanish Fort AL. You are also invited to visit our studios between 2 PM and 6 PM for our Open House! At 6530 Spanish Fort Blvd Suite B Spanish Fort AL.

 

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