Alexxis: A Story of Compassion at Work

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Compassion in the Dominican Republic Alexxis, 20 from the Dominican Republic is unlike his peers and friends from the neighborhood. He has a future. He has hope. “A lot of the kids I grew up with are in gangs or worse. They don’t have future.” Alexxis wants to be a lawyer and a pastor. You can see the pastor in … Read More

Worshiping With Compassion

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Psalm 100:2 Worship the LORD with gladness; come before him with joyful songs.   This morning we began our day with worship at one of the many Compassion International Centers in the Dominican Republic. If you look carefully you can see Wally in the front row busting out some moves I don’t think any of us knew he even had. … Read More

Thank You Scott Belknap Well Drilling!

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Scott Belknap Well Drilling, Inc. of Tulare County recently helped us kick off the New Year as the new Spirit 88.9 & 100.1 News Sponsor! This is a special Business Underwriting Sponsorship that becomes available a couple of times a year.  The morning news, including the business who sponsors it, is heard on Spirit 8 times each weekday morning between … Read More

I’m going to the Dominican Republic!

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Heading to the Dominican Hi everyone, I’m about to head out to the Dominican Republic with Compassion International and I could not be more thrilled! I’ll get to see how Compassion works with children in developing countries and links them with sponsors to deliver them from poverty in the name of Jesus. I’ll be sure to post lots of pics … Read More

44 – New Artist Spotlight: Asher

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIt is GREAT to be back from a little break!  On this episode, we wanted to get a little insight to another side of music.  We are joined by Daniel Asher, with his band “Asher,” to talk about what the journey to being a new singer/songwriter is like.  We … Read More

The Spirit of Christmas

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It’s time for the SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS!  From now until Christmas day, you’ll hear the best Christmas classics that it just wouldn’t be Christmas without, as well as your favorite Spirit artists with new original tunes that celebrate the true reason for the Hope we have during the season. The Spirit of Christmas is really our way of leading the … Read More

Parade Time!

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Tis the season for… PARADES! Here is your complete guide to the Christmas Parade season. Don’t forget to tag us in your photos/ videos and use #SharingSpirit. Hanford Christmas Parade: November 25, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm   Visalia’s 71st Annual Candy Cane Lane Parade:  November 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm   33rd Annual Bakersfield Christmas Parade:  December … Read More

You down with GCB?

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Staff birthdays, Boss’ Day, Mondays….we find any reason we can to do a potluck at Spirit 88.9 & 100.1.  And our favorite way to celebrate is to bring out our Garth’s Custom Barrels Smoker Barrel. Garth Richards, our Business Development Rep, has a side hobby business of making custom smoker barrels.  So naturally, we had to have one! We’ve utilized … Read More

The 36th Annual Christmas Tree Auction

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We are once again auctioning off our very own decorated tree at the Visalia Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Christmas Tree Auction on December 9th!!! This annual event has become a local holiday tradition for more than 900 people a year who kick off the holiday season with a spirit of giving! Last year our tree raised over $20,000.00 for the … Read More