The Seventh

John McCulloughInspiration Comments

The Ten Commandments 7th: “You Shall Not Commit Adultery” Exodus 20:14   Here is another commandment that seems easy at first glance.   “Do not cheat on my spouse.” Duh. Easy. No problem. Check.   But, according to the Bible and Jesus’ teachings, we do not need to be married or in a committed relationship to be in danger of committing … Read More

Thank You MVP Trucks!

John McCulloughCommunity Comments

MVP Trucks Jim Pipes, owner of MVP Truck in Hanford, is a personal donor to Spirit 88.9 and a couple years ago wanted to offer his business services as well. Spirit has three station vehicles in its fleet, and thanks to Jim and his team, the “Spirit-mobiles” are sparkly clean! Jim worked at Pick Em’ Up Truck Store for a … Read More

Alexxis: A Story of Compassion at Work

John McCulloughInspiration Comments

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

John McCulloughCommunity Comments

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!

John McCulloughSpirit Business Supporters Comments

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!

John McCulloughCommunity Comments

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

Rob AnthonyPodcasts, Rob and John Comments

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

John McCulloughSpirit of Christmas Comments

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!

John McCulloughSpirit of Christmas Comments

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