We are all very excited about this year’s Sertoma Chicken BBQ and the WJTL Talent Challenge! Make sure you get there early so you don’t miss anything! Lisa Landis and The Kids Cookie Break will be there from 9AM-Noon so you can stop by and sign up for our contest, grab some free WJTL items and stop by to say hi! Then the fun kicks off at Noon at the Weaver’s Garage Stage! (we are located right by the tennis courts) Congrats to all of our Talent Challenge Contestants!!! Hope to see you there!!!
Here is the tentative schedule:
noon – Phredd – http://phreddcentral.com/
12:40pm – Stuart Young – http://www.stuartyoungmusic.com/
1:45pm – Jeremiah Coyne Band - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jeremiah-Coyne-Music/324975919078
2:40pm – (Last Year’s Talent Challenge Winner) Elijah Mikael
3pm – Talent Challenge (1 & 1/2 to 2 hours)
4:30pm – 5pm – Dan & Lauren Smith Band – http://www.thesmithfactory.com/music/
Prizes are made possible by the Rohrer Family Of Companies!
*Rohrer’s One Hour Heating and Air Conditioning
*Benjamin Franklin the Punctual Plumber
*Mister Sparky, America’s On-Time Electrician
ANN D’ALESSANDRO –
Happy Tuesday! It’s another busy week around CMI Productions and I wanted to share what’s going on so you can be sure to get in on the fun!
Wednesday – We will be setting up the lights for National Day of Prayer at Lancaster Bible College. **National Day of Prayer Youth Edition takes place Wednesday at 6PM at Binn’s Park in Lancaster. http://www.lancasterndp.com/Youth.htm
Thursday – We will be setting up the sound Thursday morning for National Day of Prayer at Lancaster Bible College. Hope to see you all out there Thursday at 5:30PM – Greg Laurie will be the speaker! Then afterwards, we will be tearing it all down!! I am very thankful that we have a great forecast for Thursday! “Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s”!! You can find all the details at http://www.lancasterndp.com
Friday - We will be back at Lancaster Bible College for the “All Things Possible Tour” with Mark Schultz, Aaron Shust and Jonny Diaz. Tickets will be available at the door!! http://www.cmilive.com/
“Even when it feels like my heart is breaking
Hold on, there is strength
Knowing I belong to the One who’s making
All things possible”
Mark Schultz – All Things Possible
Ann D’Alessandro – Going to need extra coffee this week!!
Start planning for this year’s Lancaster County National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 2nd at Lancaster Bible College! This year’s theme is Matthew 12:21 “In His name the nations will put their hope.” The 100 voice NDP Choir will start with a worship concert at 5:30PM. Greg Laurie will be the featured speaker. Greg is the senior pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside and Irving, CA. He has also authored over 70 books and held his Harvest Crusades around the world. Food vendors will be available from 2-8PM. Bring blankets and lawn chairs.
The Youth Edition will be held on Wednesday, May 1st from 6-9PM. NEW this year, it will be held at Binns Park in Lancaster!!
Ann D’Alessandro – Hope to see you at NDP!
CMI Productions is busy getting ready for 3 great events and we hope to see you!!
**The Sanctus Real Promises Tour with Sanctus Real, JJ Heller, Unspoken and Bread Of Stone will be at Manheim Brethren In Christ Church on Thursday, March 14th at 7:30PM.
**The Vision Conference with Jeremy Kingsley and Chuck Gibson is on Saturday, March 16th from 9AM-5PM (Doors open at 8:30AM) and includes admission to the Crowder concert in the evening. “It is the mission of Vision13 to challenge junior high and senior high students and leaders to become actively involved in God’s vision for the world.” You can find more information about the conference at their website: http://visionconference.org/
**Crowder (David Crowder with his new band) with Chuck Gibson on Saturday, March 16th at 7:30PM at Calvary Church in Lancaster. John Shirk got to talk to David Crowder about his new band and the upcoming concert, you can listen to it here: http://wjtl.com/listen/wjtl-casts/
Tickets for all three events will be available at the door! Doors for the concerts open approx. 1 hour before the concert. You can find tickets and more information at our website: http://www.cmilive.com/
Ann D’Alessandro – Looking forward to Sanctus Real & Vision & Crowder and everyone else! firstname.lastname@example.org CROWDER
ANN D’ALESSANDRO – CMI Productions has been very busy getting ready with their Spring line up! Here’s the list of shows you won’t want to miss!
**Sun. March 3rd at 7PM – Kings & Queens Tour with Audio Adrenaline, Group 1 Crew & Seventh Day Slumber at Lancaster Bible College
**Sat. March 9th at 7PM – Kids Cookie Break Concert with Slugs & Bugs and This Way Up at Manheim Brethren In Christ Church
**Sun. March 10th at 7PM – The 3 in 1 Tour with Brandon Heath, Mandisa & Laura Story at Lancaster Bible College
**Thurs. March 14th at 7:30PM – Sanctus Real Promises Tour with Sanctus Real, JJ Heller, Unspoken & Bread Of Stone at Manheim Brethren In Christ Church
**Sat. March 16th at 9AM – VISION Conference with David Crowder, Jeremy Kingsley and Chuck Gibson at Calvary Church in Lancaster
**Sun. April 14th at 7PM – The Struggle Spring Tour with Tenth Avenue North, Rend Collective Experiment & Moriah Peters at Manor Church
**Fri. May 3rd at 7:30PM – All Things Possible Tour with Mark Schultz, Aaron Shust and Johny Diaz at Lancaster Bible College
For Tickets and More Info: 717-459-3701 or http://www.cmilive.com/
Ann D’Alessandro – Hope to see you at the shows!
ANN D’ALESSANDRO –
CMI Productions now has a Facebook page and we would Love it if you would Like us!!!
You can see information on upcoming concerts, watch videos, enter Facebook contests and all kinds of fun stuff to help you stay up to date on upcoming shows! (And we have a lot of them this Spring!)
Ann D’Alessandro –
The Cardboard Derby at Ski Roundtop is always a Winter highlight around here and it is coming up in less than two weeks! We will be there all day and hope to see you! You still have time to get a team together and make a wonderful cardboard vessel that will hopefully slide you down the snowtubing hill to victory! This year’s theme is “Barnyard Bonanza” so we can’t wait to see your creativity at work! You still have time to register for the Early Bird Special – just get your registration to Ski Roundtop by this Saturday! (You can also register the day of the event.)
Barnyard Bonanza – Cardboard Derby on Sun. Jan. 27th at Ski Roundtop
– Check In at 3PM. Find all the details at http://www.skiroundtop.com/events
Here is a picture from last year’s Cardboard Derby – Theme “50 Years In The Future”
Ann D’Alessandro – Bundle Up & Remember To Wear Your Helmet!
“Top 11 Gourmet Albums of 2012” From Under The Radar
(aired Friday nights on WJTL from 10-11PM)
Under The Radar plays some of my favorite artists and so here is another list of great music from this year!
1. Light for the Lost Boy – Andrew Peterson
2. Leonard, the Lonely Astronaut – Andrew Osenga
3. No Man’s Land – Charlie Peacock
4. Heart – Audrey Assad
5. Birds of Relocation – Eric Peters
6. The Fourth Wall – The Vespers
7. Wounded Healer – The Followers
8. Open Your Doors – Jenny & Tyler
9. Homemade Worship by Handmade People – Rend Collective Experiment
10. Land of the Living – Matthew Perryman Jones
11. Lights of Distant Cities – Bebo Norman
I’ve had Charlie Peacock, just bought Andrew Osenga for my husband for Christmas and just ordered Andrew Peterson. I LOVE listening to new music and even better if it’s new music from some of my favorite artists!!!
Happy New Year!
Ann D’Alessandro – Fan of UTR
If you are looking for some great music or need some gift ideas, I think they have some great music on their list! (Especially #21!)
The Top 25 Christian Albums of 2012 according to Rhapsody:
25) Demon Hunter, True Defiance
24) Moriah Peters, I Choose Jesus
23) Passion, White Flag
22) Israel & New Breed, Jesus at the Center
21) The Choir, The Loudest Sound Ever Heard
20) Flyleaf, New Horizons
19) Andrew Osenga, Leonard, the Lonely Astronaut
18) MercyMe, The Hurt & the Healer
17) Tenth Avenue North, The Struggle
16) Thousand Food Krutch, The End Is Where We Begin
15) Dave Barnes, Stories to Tell
14) Mary Mary, Go Get It
13) Owl City, The Midsummer Station
12) Third Day, Miracle
11) Brandon Heath, Blue Mountain
10) Derek Webb, Ctrl
9) Anberlin, Vital
8) Andrew Peterson, Light for the Lost Boy
7) Chris August, The Upside of Down
6) Matthew West, Into the Light
5) Lecrae, Gravity
4) Kari Jobe, Where I Find You
3) David Crowder Band, Give Us Rest or (a Requiem Mass In C [the Happiest of All Keys])
2) Bebo Norman, Lights of Distant Cities
1) TobyMac, Eye On It
Ann D’Alessandro – Happy Listening!
Looking for a last minute Christmas gift? Stop by WJTL for a special Christmas Drop-In today, tomorrow or Wednesday between 4-8PM. Pick up a Kids Cookie BReak 4 CD and a WJTL T-Shirt; both will be Buy One Get One FREE! The WJTL staff will spread some Christmas cheer with free hot chocolate, cookies and station tours. It’s also a great time to drop off your year-end donation. It’s the WJTL Christmas Drop-In today, tomorrow and Wednesday from 4-8PM at The Junction Center. MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!
WJTL /The Junction Center
1875 Junction Road
Manheim, PA 17545
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Ann D’Alessandro – Wishing You A Very Merry Christmas!