‘Global’ Category Archive

How To Make Sure Your Child Is Safe On The Road With These Tips

As I put every ounce of my weight on the car seat – pushing and pulling – sweating in the noonday sun I determined installing a car seat was impossible. My knees were banged up, my blood was rising, and I had reached the end of my patience. Thankfully my lovely, even-headed wife took over and at least got the seat secured in the car…that’s when we learned about the local police department’s car seat… … Continue reading

How To Make Sure Your Child Is Safe On The Road With These Tips

As I put every ounce of my weight on the car seat – pushing and pulling – sweating in the noonday sun I determined installing a car seat was impossible. My knees were banged up, my blood was rising, and I had reached the end of my patience. Thankfully my lovely, even-headed wife took over and at least got the seat secured in the car…that’s when we learned about the local police department’s car seat… … Continue reading

Your Stories: Janell

One of the greatest privileges as a radio station is to give encouragement to someone when life isn’t going the way they’d planned; to have a real, honest discussion that lets them know they’re not alone in the fight, and that they WILL make it through it. Janell has such a story about the Wally Show: “I wanted to say THANK YOU to Zach and Wally for talking about the grief in losing a child. I have had six pregnancies with… … Continue reading

Ashlyn’s Story Will Remind You that Jesus is Great!

Everyone has a story… and this is Ashlyn’s. Her passion for Jesus is contagious, and she reminds us that no matter what the circumstances are, we are called to make the name of Jesus great! Ashlyn listens to WAY-FM because it helps her stay focused on Christ, making disciples, and “doing life together”. Why do you listen to WAY-FM? … Continue reading

The 5 Best Casting Crowns Songs of All Time

Casting Crowns has been active in the Christian music industry for over 15 years! After making their mark both on the stage and on the WAY-FM charts, the group has gone on to score both Grammy and Dove Awards! And soon, Casting Crowns will be helping Portland lift up His name at their upcoming concert on September 30th, 2016. To celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of the absolute best songs in their discography so far. 1.… … Continue reading

Amazing Pictures of Unspoken, Jonny Diaz & More from 8/26!

On August 26th, 6 INCREDIBLE artists graced DFW with an unforgettable concert! Artists include: Aaron Shust, Carrollton, Grayson Reed, Jonny Diaz, Jordan Feliz and Unspoken! If you’re saying to yourself, “I wish I could have been there!” Then you’re in the right place, my friend, because 89.7 WAY-FM has got you covered on all the pics from that night! Thanks to The Heights Baptist Church in Richardson, our artists took to the stage and gave… … Continue reading

Hurricane Hermine Updates

Now that Hurricane Hermine has passed through the area a lot of North Florida and South Georgia is cleaning up and recovering from the storm. **Update 9/2 7:00pm** Mayor Andrew Gillum has released a statement: Good news first! We have crews working diligently to clear roads and bridges of debris throughout the county, but conditions remain hazardous in many places. With the support of utility agencies from three states, we are increasing our workforce by… … Continue reading

Our Ministry of the Month: School Partnership Network

Church communities large and small throughout the Portland area are working together with public schools, providing consistent volunteers and supporting projects. Collaborative efforts have become vehicles for awareness, ongoing involvement and deepening relationships among school administrators, community members, pastors and ministry leaders. Our role is to: COLLECT the data on existing church/school partnerships CONNECT church leaders with local school teachers & administrators. CULTIVATE these relationships & strengthen partnerships COMMUNICATE the resulting stories, ideas, and best… … Continue reading

Click Here for the Latest On Hurricane Hermine

**Updated 9/2 6:30am EST** WAY-FM Meteorologist Jennifer Narramore has the wrap up on Hurricane Hermine! Hurricane Hermine made landfall around 130am EDT just east of St. Marks. The first hurricane to hit Florida since 2005. Here is the 5am EDT update from the National Hurricane Center: The center of Hermine was located about 50 miles NE of Tallahassee with maximum sustained winds of 70 mph. It is back down to tropical storm status. Movement to… … Continue reading

Click Here for the Latest On Hurricane Hermine

**Updated 9/2 5:30am CST** WAY-FM Meteorologist Jennifer Narramore has the wrap up on Hurricane Hermine! Hurricane Hermine made landfall around 130am EDT just east of St. Marks. The first hurricane to hit Florida since 2005. Here is the 5am EDT update from the National Hurricane Center: The center of Hermine was located about 50 miles NE of Tallahassee with maximum sustained winds of 70 mph. It is back down to tropical storm status. Movement to… … Continue reading