Posts Tagged ‘Big Daddy Weave’

Big Daddy Weave on How to Find Peace in the Midst of a Pandemic

Anxiety seems to be what most people are feeling these days as the coronavirus is spreading, but experiencing peace is possible! Mike from Big Daddy Weave is staying home and quarantining himself just like the rest of us. He breaks down the verses that he needs right now in Philippians 4: 5-6 and how following them is the perfect recipe for peace during this time!   Hear more from Big Daddy Weave in their latest… … Continue reading

How a Christian Song Led to a Murder Confession

It’s no secret that God uses Christian music to change lives in radical ways. That’s certainly the case for Danny Holmes, who confessed to a 2016 first degree murder after hearing Big Daddy Weave’s song “Redeemed.” We talked to Joshua Crain, who was Danny’s lawyer during the trial, and the path that led to that confession is one that gave all of us goosebumps. As the trial began, Danny leaned over to his lawyer and… … Continue reading

Happy 50th Birthday, Wally! Here’s What Your Favorite Artists Really Think Of You….

Our very own Wally is officially a half a century old! As we celebrate him and all he’s meant to us, we also wanted to include messages from some of his favorite artists like Matthew West, for King & Country, Bart from MercyMe, and Natalie Grant. Plus, speaker Jon Acuff, comedian John Crist, and even his family all shared what they really think of him.   Send Wally your birthday message in the comments below!… … Continue reading

5 Worship Songs to Take You Deeper

Worship is powerful. It can pull us out of deep dispair or heighten our joy in times of celebration! But most of all it draws us closer to our Father. “The gift of language combined with the gift of song was given to man that he should proclaim the Word of God through music.”—Martin Luther No Longer Slaves – Bethel Music Galatians 4:5-7 (NLT) 5God sent him to buy freedom for us who were slaves… … Continue reading

Big Daddy Weave is coming to Portland

Big Daddy Weave is coming to Portland on Friday May 5 with the Worship Night in America tour. Lead singer Mike Weaver talks with us about the atmosphere of worship on the tour, following God while following your dreams, and being hopeful in “What If” situations. Plus we get an update on  Big Daddy Weave guitarist,and Mike’s brother,  Jay Weaver on his recovery from double foot amputation just over a year ago. … Continue reading

This One Thing Prevented Big Daddy Weave From Breaking Up and Changed Every Concert

Mike Weaver from Big Daddy Weave joins me on Episode 39 of the “More Than The Music Podcast” to share how praying for their audience changed the band and more of the stories behind “Beautiful Offerings: Deluxe Edition.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed Mike says the band was burned out, on the verge of breaking up, and hated being around each other until they started being intentional about praying for… … Continue reading

Jay from Big Daddy Weave is on the Road to Recovery!

It can be hard to know how to pray in tough situations, but so many rallied behind Jay from Big Daddy Weave when he faced emergency foot amputation due to an infection. And God is showing up!The family recently posted this video of Jay saying, “On May 31, 2016, Jay left our house on a stretcher headed to the hospital. Today, March 6, 2017, Jay walked into our house! Thank you for your continued prayers… … Continue reading

Lori’s WAY-FM Story

Lori was able to connect with and encourage her son with the music of WAY-FM while he was in prison. “I told him… you are going to be able to sing this song when you get out. And sure enough he did.”  (Redeemed by Big Daddy Weave) As a kid, Lori had a dream to help other kids that didn’t have shoes. She was able to do that by partnering with WAY-FM during a pledge… … Continue reading

5 Verses You Can Pray for Big Daddy Weave and Friends Who are Hurting

The band Big Daddy Weave could use our prayers. This past week, the guitar player in the band, Jay Weaver (pictured on the far right), got some devastating health news. Due to an infection in his legs, both feet had to be amputated. It can be hard to know how to pray in situations like this one, yet, it can seem like there are people hurting everywhere we turn. That’s when we turn to God’s Word… … Continue reading

What Happened During Big Daddy Weave’s Most Embarrassing Moment Onstage?

“It just dawns on me, we’re never… gonna be cool, dude. We’re never gonna get to have that, like, ‘Chris Tomlin’ kinda moment… We don’t really roll like that. Something’s always going to break or whatever.” That’s Mike Weaver, lead singer of Big Daddy Weave, after recounting an embarrassing show moment to Randy, an awesome WAY-FM listener and prize winner. Randy got to, not only see the band in concert, but he got to interview… … Continue reading