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The Best Valentines Day Gifts for Each Love Language

Loving your significant other well is as easy as learning what fills their emotional cup up the most and focusing on that. We all have a primary and secondary love languages. If you want to discover what yours is then take the free quiz. Words of Affirmation 1. Write a letter telling them just how much they mean to you. This is actually what I am choosing to do for my husband this year since words… … Continue reading

Find Out What Sidewalk Prophets Will Do Next After Their Horrible Trailer Fire

Just after kicking off their new tour “Something Different” the guys in Sidewalk Prophets suffered the horrible loss of their entire trailer containing all of their equipment and instruments. Thankfully, everyone is safe and no one was injured in the fire. Instead of canceling the rest of the tour, lead singer, Dave expresses that they will blaze ahead and find a way to do each show. Sidewalk Prophets is so thankful for your prayers and… … Continue reading

The 5 Things You Take for Granted that Would Change Someone’s Life

Can you imagine not being able to take your child to the doctor when they get sick or not even having bandaids to help them when they get hurt? That is the reality for most of the mothers that I met while in Ecuador. Brittany is a sponsored child through Compassion International, but when she was just a little girl she fell and hit her head cutting it open. Her parents did not have anything… … Continue reading

How to Quit Quitting

When life gets hard it’s far too easy to quit things. However, it seems to be true that God changes us the most when we learn to persevere and NOT give up. Author Annie F. Downs shares what it takes to quit quitting.   … Continue reading

If You Had a Hard Year, Here’s How to Hope Again in 2018

Author Annie F. Downs loves to inspire others to be brave through her books “100 Days to Brave” and “Let’s All Be Brave.” But she has dealt with struggles of her own to hold out hope even when God has not given her what she hoped He would.       Don’t miss Joy’s whole interview with Annie where they tackle how to be brave on social media, with no makeup, and even through deepening… … Continue reading

Big Changes in Store for the Carlos & Joy Show…

Leaving is never easy. Carlos here and, over the last 3+ years, WAY-FM has been my home and Joy has been like my little sister.  It’s been an honor to share my afternoons and my life with you. We have walked through some pretty big things!  You helped me navigate life through my engagement, and the first few years of my marriage, and even becoming a father.  The love and advice I have received from… … Continue reading

Which Iconic Christmas Movie Character Are You?

Christmas movies are great because we see ourselves in so many of the iconic characters. Maybe you’re like Joy and when you see Buddy the Elf, you see a little bit of yourself inside there or maybe you’re more like Carlos who’s often been compared to The Grinch. haha! Take this simple quiz to see who you relate with the most! … Continue reading