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The RPD May Be Looking For You

By WFEN on Friday, January 15th, 2016 in Uncategorized. No Comments

The Rockford Police Department may be looking for you, that is, if you are considering a career in law enforcement.  The RPD is seeking qualified individuals, 21 – 34 years of age who understand what it means to possess integrity, respect, courage and are willing to serve others.  The selection process is extensive, including passing a variety […]

Story Behind Chris Tomlin’s Single “Good Good Father”

By WFEN on Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Chris Tomlin and (songwriter) Pat Barrett talk about the new single “Good Good Father”.  Chris Tomlin’s Worship Night in America comes to the Sears Center in Hoffman Estates on Saturday, July 16th, featuring (among others) Louie Giglio, Max Lucado, Matt Redman, Matt Maher & Phil Wickham. Purchase Tickets Online  

WFEN Welcomes Amy Grant & Steven Curtis Chapman

By WFEN on Monday, December 21st, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

88.3 WFEN welcomes An Evening with Amy Grant & Steven Curtis Chapman, coming to NIU’s Convocation Center (DeKalb), Friday, February 19th!  Tickets start at $25 and are on sale right now through  Showtime is 7:30; doors open at 6:30.  Stay tuned to Matt Miller’s morning show for details on winning tickets from The Lighthouse. Directions NIU […]

Hillsong UNITED Unplugged

By WFEN on Friday, December 18th, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Hillsong UNITED’s “Even When It Hurts” is being given away with a donation to the international work of World Vision as they aim to provide Syrian refugee families with urgent care and a better future. The live version of “Even When It Hurts” was filmed in four locations, including Capitol Records (Los Angeles), Club Nokia […]

Rock & Worship Roadshow Ready to Roll!

By WFEN on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

The 8th Annual Rock & Worship Roadshow, presented by Compassion International, announces their 2016 tour: Newsboys, Jeremy Camp and Mandisa will be performing, along with Phil Wickham, Audio Adrenaline and others.   A pre-show party will take place before each show and will include Danny Gokey (host) and Citizen Way. General admission will be $10 per person […]

WFEN Welcomes The Return of Winter Jam!

By WFEN on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Winter Jam is back, and Christian music’s biggest annual tour just recently announced their highly-anticipated 2016 line-up. Co-headlining next year’s 48-city tour are for King & Country and Matthew West.  The tour will also feature Crowder, Sidewalk Prophets & Lauren Daigle. The pre-jam party will showcase Stars Go Dim and We Are Messengers. The tour kicks-off January 2nd in […]

Story Behind “Amen” by Steven Curtis Chapman

By WFEN on Monday, November 2nd, 2015 in interviews. No Comments

  Next Spring, Steven Curtis Chapman will release a new worship album called “Worship & Believe”.  The debut single from this forthcoming record is called “Amen”.  Above, Steven shares the story behind this incredible tune. This past summer, Sky was able to catch up with the man, himself, while attending the Christian Music Broadcasters’ convention in […]