Posts Tagged ‘portland’

Jordan Smith Loves Christmas

Jordan Smith, season 9 winner of The Voice, is coming back to Portland with Michael W Smith and Amy Grant on November 19. Jordan talks about the living the dream of being on tour with two of his favorite artists, what he loves about Christmas music, and his obsession with ugly Christmas sweaters. GET TICKETS NOW! … Continue reading

Hometown Hero: Alyson Huntting

Our Hero this month is Alyson Huntting. Alyson will be honored at the Gresham Chamber of Commerce gathering on November 3. Here is the nomination we received: It is my pleasure to nominate Alyson Huntting as a true hometown hero. Alyson is passionate about her community and goes above and beyond to support the causes she believes in.  She is committed to inspiring others to join in and help those in need and leads by… … Continue reading

When Jeremy Camp Lost His Voice

With a new CD coming out and a tour planned, Jeremy Camp starting experiencing something that every singer dreads. “I would sing like 5 songs and lose my voice.” Jeremy headed to the doctor, a vocal specialist, who discovered a small burst blood vessel on one of his vocal chords.  The doctor told him,  “If you keep going you could hemorrhage the whole thing. You would have to have surgery and not talk for a long… … Continue reading

Hometown Hero: Shaelynne Wachlin

Our Hometown Hero for the month of September is Shaelynne Wachlin. Here is what Rachelle said in her nomination: Shaelynne Wachlin is a hometown hero because of her heart for her students. She unconditionally loves to her students. She is willing to go above and beyond for any student. Students love her. She is one of the best teachers! She works more hours, she loves to have fun, take the kids on field trips, and… … Continue reading

SUPER SUMMER STOPS!!

  SUMMER IS HERE and you’re out having fun in the sun!   Mind if we join you?   104-5 WAY-FM is planning Super Summer Stops all over the metro area. We’ll be taking the WAY-FM van out to the park, the pool, the lake, and maybe even right into your neighborhood! We’ll bring Cornhole, the prize wheel, and plenty of stickers for you and your friends. Fill out the form below to tell us about… … Continue reading

Ministry of the Month – Birch Community Services

Birch Community Services began in 1992 with a donated bag of squished bread on the front porch of Barry and Suzanne Birch.  They shared the bread with some single moms and other families in need in their neighborhood. Within the following weeks, other food retailers who had heard of the Birchs’ spirit of giving were donating their surplus for re-distribution by the Birchs to a growing number of needy families. The organization has steadily grown to become one… … 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

Ministry of the Month: YD Adventures

Youth Dynamics Adventures Oregon (YD Adventures) is a non-denominational Christian ministry operating for over 35 years out of the Portland area. The mission of this ministry is to help primarily church group and at risk youth find and follow Jesus. We facilitate rafting, rock climbing, ropes and challenge course adventures getting youth away from their electronic world and into God’s creation where they are open to the message of Jesus. Check out their Facebook or… … Continue reading

Minsitry of the Month: Transitional Youth

Transitional Youth provides outreach, support and housing to positively transform the hearts and lives of at-risk and homeless youth through compassion, guidance, and the grace of God. We help transform young hearts and lives by Serving more than 10,000 meals annually through Braking Cycles Outreach, Portland. Operating three fully-staffed residential home programs. Providing a sense of home many have never experienced before. Helping youth to secure full-time employment and move on to independent living.  … … Continue reading

Francesca Battistelli Coming to Oregon

Francesca Battistelli is one of the amazing WAY-FM artists that is going to be at The Rock & Worship Roadshow on Saturday March 18 in Salem, OR. We talked with Francesca about what she’s enjoying about The Roadshow this year. “It’s a real worshipful night. The artists are so different, but it makes it where there is something for everyone…You just never know who is going to be there that doesn’t know the Lord and… … Continue reading