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2014 Talent Challenge

April 24th, 2014 19 comments

We’re on the lookout for talented WJTL listeners–we know you’re out there!  We want to see and hear your talents.  The WJTL Talent Challenge is wide open to any skill that has the potential to impress, entertain or amuse our crowd at Sertoma–that means musicians and more!  Individual performers and groups may enter.  10 contestants will be chosen to perform their talent on the Weaver’s Garage Stage (a stage we set up; not Long’s Park Ampitheater) at the 61st annual Sertoma Chicken BBQ in Long’s Park in Lancaster on Saturday, May 17th (in the afternoon).  Then, the audience gets to vote on their favorite performer–and we’ll award Visa Gift Cards to the Top 3!  $500 for 1st place, $250 for 2nd place and $100 for 3rd place.

Prizes are made possible by DavCo Advertising, meeting printing and promotional product needs from concept to completion. 800-283-2826


Email your .mp3,  movie file or You Tube link to or mail your CD or DVD to WJTL, ATTEN: Talent Challenge, 1875 Junction Road, Manheim, PA 17545.  (Drop-offs must be during office hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekedays.) Include a paragraph telling us about yourself and your talent when you enter and include your contact information in your entry. Contest entry material (including CDs, DVDs, photos, etc.) will not be returned.  There are no age restrictions, but kids under 18 must include parents’ permission with entry.

The deadline to enter is midnight on Tuesday, May 06, 2014.  We’ll announce the 10 contestants on the air during the 5:00 p.m. hour on Friday, May 9, 2014. (Contestants will also be contacted directly by WJTL.)

RULES, etc.:

**Comments left on this blog post will not count as entries.**

**Only one entry per contestant.**

**Past Talent Challenge grand prize winners are not eligible to enter.**

**Review WJTL’s contest rules here.**

Win “Ragamuffin” Movie Tickets

April 23rd, 2014 No comments

Ragamuffin” is showing this Sunday at 7:30 p.m. in The Junction Center Tent in Manheim.  Click here for tickets and info.

Listen to WJTL all day long (6AM-10PM) on Thursday, April 24th.  Whenever you hear a Rich Mullins song, that’s your cue to call 717-392-3690.  The first caller (who hasn’t won from WJTL in the past 30 days) will win a pair of tickets to this Sunday’s showing of the movie in The Junction Center Tent!

Everyone is encouraged to bring an unwanted used pair of shoes to donate to Lancaster Teen Challenge. Support microenterprise ventures in developing nations and keep old shoes out of local landfills.



Tent Season Contest

April 22nd, 2014 No comments

It’s the start of Tent Season!  The Junction Center Tent is going up here on the property and we’re getting ready for a great lineup of concerts and events from now until the weather starts cooling off again.  The Junction Center Tent is a unique venue for all the great entertainment we have planned: it’s outdoors, it’s heated and it’s all-weather, so the show can go on rain or shine.  The tent can be converted to an amphitheater in nice weather and for extra-large events.  We have a lot planned already and are adding events all the time.  View the schedule of concerts, entertainment, movie nights and more at

And now…here’s how you could win tickets to a month’s worth of events happening in The Junction Center Tent!  We invite you to email in an entry in for our Tent Season Contest.  (Email details below.)  We’ll draw a winner every month and give them tickets to a month of events being held in The Junction Center Tent.

Congratulations to Dave Snyder of Mountville, our first winner! Dave won 2 tickets to all of the following:

-The Ragamuffin Movie: The True Story of Rich Mullins on April 27th

-Comedian Taylor Mason on May 3rd

-Steve Taylor & The Perfect Foil with Peter Furler Band on May 4th

-John Mark McMillan and band on May 9th

-The Kingsmen with The Dills (an evening of Southern Gospel) on May 23rd

-The Donut Man on May 24th

-Illusionist Brett A. Myers on May 30th

Our next winner will win 2 tickets to each of these concerts & events:

-Illusionist Brett A. Myers on May 31st

-Sanctus Real & City Harbor on June 7th

-Nelons with The LeFevre Quartet on June 14th

-Jake Shimabukuro on June 19th

-Family Movie Night (VeggieTales “Jonah”) on June 20th

-Phil Keaggy on June 22nd


*Special thanks to Turkey Hill Dairy’s All-Natural Ice Cream for presenting the 2014 concert and event lineup in The Junction Center Tent!


-Email with “Tent Season” in the subject line

-Include your name, age, address, phone number

RULES, etc.:

-Only one entry per person will be permitted.

-We’ll only allow one winner per household in this contest.

-Once you enter, you’ll stay in the drawing for the entire 2014 Tent Season (April – October).

-Comments on this blog DO NOT COUNT as entries into this contest.

-Winners will be drawn at random from all eligible entries.

-Winners will only receive tickets to events being held in the Junction Center Tent; not events listed that are being held at other venues.

MCDS Benefit Auction Meal Giveaways

April 22nd, 2014 No comments

Manheim Christian Day School‘s 38th Annual Benefit Auction is happening this Friday and Saturday, featuring a Quilt & Art Auction, a great variety of items up for bid, activities for children–and food!  Tune in to WJTL all day long on Winning Wednesday, April 23rd, for chances to call in and win a pair of tickets for either the chicken BBQ on Friday evening or the Country Breakfast Buffet on Saturday morning!  Keep our number handy: 717-392-3690. (392-FM90).

Marty Shaughnessy & The Stars Are Spies Live From The Junction Center

April 21st, 2014 No comments

Marty Shaughnessy & The Stars Are Spies are former members of local bands The Rainchildren and The Innocence Mission. They’ll be “Live From The Junction Center” this Friday evening at 8:00 to play songs – old and new – in front of a live studio audience.  We’ll air it live on WJTL, but would like to give you a chance to be here for this exclusive event!

Those in attendance will enjoy local treats, too!  We’ll serve Turkey Hill Dairy’s All-Natural Ice Cream and coffee courtesy of The Good Java Company!

Listen to WJTL all day long on Tuesday, April 22nd for chances to call in and win spots on our guest list for this exclusive event.  Keep our number handy: 717-392-3690  (392-FM90).

Zip Line Canopy Tour Preview for Youth Workers

April 21st, 2014 No comments

If you’re a youth worker (pastor, staffer, volunteer), we have a special contest this week just for you!  Listen all day long Monday – Friday (April 21-25th) for your chance to attend a special Zip Line Canopy Tour Preview–just for youth workers–at Refreshing Mountain Retreat & Adventure Center in Northern Lancaster County.  The canopy tour features 7 zip lines spanning over 3,500 feet, along with 3 sky bridges.  The special preview event for youth workers is happening on Thursday, May 1st from 1-3 p.m.

Keep our number handy: 717-392-3690 and listen for the DJs’ cues to call in and win!

-Please note, minimum weight for the zip lines is 60 lbs.; maximum weight is 280 lbs.

-Full-time and part-time youth workers are eligible.



Praise&Worship Easter Playlist

April 20th, 2014 No comments

Here’s the playlist themed to celebrate Jesus’ resurrection from the grave and triumph over death!

Happy Easter!

Kristi Leigh – WJTL DJ

Hes Alive Laura Hacket Joy (LIVE) 2010
How Deep The Fathers Love For Us Joy Williams WOW Worship 2004
I Will Remember You Brenton Brown Everlasting God 2006
How Great Thou Art NewSong Newsong Rescue – Live Worship 2005
Christ Has Set Me Free Rend Collective Homemade Worship By Handmade People 2012
Risen King Sisterbrother Sisterbrother 2011
Nothing But The Blood Charlie Hall Passion: How Great Is Our God 2005
I Will Sing Of My Redeemer (feat. Barlow Girl) Selah Bless The Broken Road 2006
Nails The Bridge Band More Like You 2004
Remember Tim Hughes Happy Day 2009
Jesus Messiah Chris Tomlin Hello Love 2008
Risen Today Aaron Shust This Is What We Believe (Deluxe Edition) [Disc 1] 2012
Our Gods Alive Andy Cherry Nothing Left To Fear 2011
For the Cross Matt Redman The Heart of Worship 1999
Old Rugged Cross Chris Rice Peace Like a River – The Hymns Project 2007
Clinging To The Cross (feat. Brooke Fraser) Tim Hughes Holding Nothing Back 2007
Jesus Keep Me Near The Cross Paul Colman Bridges – Classic Hymns, Modern Worship 2005
Power Of The Cross Leigh Nash Hymns And Sacred Songs 2011
True Love Phil Wickham Singalong 2008
Creed Rich Mullins A Liturgy, A Legacy and A Ragamuffin Band 1993
Lead Me To The Cross Hillsong United All Of The Above 2006
At the Foot of the Cross (Ashes to Beauty) Dave Chatel Worship Project P40.3 2004
Shadow Of Your Cross Joel Engle Made For Worship 2005
Jesus, Son Of God (feat. Christy Nockels) Chris Tomlin Burning Lights 2013
Above All Michael W. Smith Worship 2001
Love Came Down Brian Johnson Love Came Down 2010
Wonderful Merciful Savior Phillips, Craig and Dean Let My Words Be Few 2001
Messiah Phil Wickham Phil Wickham 2006
We Are Saved Paul Baloche The Same Love 2012
Redeemer Nicole C. Mullen Nicole C. Mullen 2000
Death In His Grave John Mark McMillan The Medicine 2008
Buried In The Grave All Sons & Daughters Season One 2012
Christ is Risen Jeremy Riddle The Now And Not Yet 2009
Christ Is Risen Matt Maher Alive Again 2010
Redeemer Tim Hughes Here I Am To Worship 2001
Thank You For Saving Me Delirious Deeper 1998
Jesus Paid It All Kristian Stanfill Passion: Everything Glorious 2006
Thank You God For Saving Me (feat. Phil Wickham) Chris Tomlin Burning Lights 2013
Sweetly Broken Jeremy Riddle Compilation – Sweetly Broken 2006
The Power Of The Cross Bethany Dillon and Matt Hammitt (of Sanctus Real) In Christ Alone – Modern Hymns Of Worship 2008
The Wonder Of The Cross Vicky Beeching Painting The Invisible 2007
To The Cross Jadon Lavik Art and Soul 2010
Hail the Day Sovereign Grace Music Risen 2011
This Is Amazing Grace Jeremy Riddle Bethel Live: For The Sake Of The World 2012
Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) Chris Tomlin Music Inspired By The Motion Picture Amazing Grace 2007
Mystery (feat. Passion) Charlie Hall Passion: White Flag 2012
Overcome Jeremy Camp We Cry Out-The Worship Project 2010
Victors Crown Darlene Zschech [digital single] 2014
Forever Kari Jobe Majestic 2014
The Stone Was Rolled Away (feat. Jars of Clay) Three Crosses Jefferson Street 1996
Here Is Love Matt Redman Passion: Hymns Ancient and Modern 2004
We Have Been Forgiven Seven Places Glowing 2007
The Wonderful Cross Chris Tomlin The Noise We Make 2001



Palm Sunday Praise&Worship Playlist

April 13th, 2014 3 comments

It’s Palm Sunday!  This is the day we celebrate Jesus riding into Jerusalem on a donkey and receiving the royal treatment from a celebratory crowd.  Read the story in Matthew 21.  You’ll find a lot of the songs in today’s playlist fit right in to that theme of a majestic king being hailed as the One who has come to save.  Take a look at the playlist below.

Kristi Leigh – WJTL DJ

Hosanna Paul Baloche A Greater Song 2007
O Praise Him (All This For A King) David Crowder Band Illuminate 2003
Sing To The King Candi Pearson Passion: Sacred Revolution 2003
Crown Him (Majesty) (feat. Kari Jobe) Chris Tomlin Burning Lights 2013
Hosanna Hillsong United All Of The Above 2006
King Of Heaven (Isaiah 61) Charlie Hall Passion: Awakening 2010
Skeleton Bones John Mark McMillan The Medicine 2008
Majesty (Here I Am) Delirious World Service 2004
O Come Let Us Adore Him Matt Redman Passion: Sacred Revolution 2003
Before the Throne of God Above Shane & Shane Pages 2007
Praise The Lord The City Harmonic Heart 2014
Prepare The Way Charlie Hall Passion: Our Love Is Loud 2002
He Reigns Newsboys Adoration 2003
Here Is Our King (Live Version) David Crowder Passion: How Great Is Our God 2005
Joyful (The One Who Saves) Brenton Brown Joyful 2010
Hosanna Jason Morant Open 2006
Let Us Adore Hillsong God He Reigns 2005
Hallelujah To My King Paul Baloche Our God Saves 2007
King Of Glory Chris Tomlin Arriving 2004
Glory To The King Anthony Evans The Bridge 2008
Hail The King Citizens Citizens 2014
King Of Nations Dave Lubben A Place Called Surrender 2003
Unto The King Darrell Evans Awesome God Is He 2013
Prepare The Way Jeremy Riddle The Now And Not Yet 2009
We Crown You Steve Fee North Point Live: Awake 2009
Yours Is The Kingdom Hillsong God He Reigns 2005
Adoration Newsboys Adoration 2003
Come Worship the King (feat. Shane & Shane) Michael W. Smith Glory Revealed – The Word of God In Worship 2007
Wonderful King David Crowder Passion: Our Love Is Loud 2002
The Glory Of Our King Matt Redman We Shall Not Be Shaken 2009
Our God Reigns Delirious The Mission Bell 2006
Hosanna (Be Lifted Higher) Israel Houghton Love God. Love People. 2010
Praise To The Lord Citizens Citizens 2014
Majesty Of Heaven Chris Tomlin And If Our God Is For Us 2010
You Reign (Crown Him With Many Crowns) Dave Lubben A Place Called Surrender 2003
Hosanna (You Are Holy) Twila Paris The Ultimate Collection 2006
Hallelujah, God is Near Robbie Seay Band Better Days 2006
Prepare The Way Jared Anderson Live From My Church 2009
Hosanna in the Highest Passage Passage 2001
When I Think of You (with the African Children’s Choir) Michael W. Smith A New Hallelujah 2008
Love Chris Tomlin & Watoto Childrens Choir Hello Love 2008
My Deliverer (feat. Rick Elias) The Ragamuffin Band The Jesus Record 1998
Forever Reign Kristian Stanfill Passion: Here For You 2011
Jesus Saves Tim Hughes Love Shine Through 2011
Raise Up the Crown (All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name) Chris Tomlin Passion: Hymns Ancient and Modern 2004
Hosanna Jared Anderson 51 Must Have Modern Worship Hits 2007
King Of Kings, Lord of Lords Stan Sinclair Jesus Day – For Your Glory 2005
King of Glory (Psalm 24) Third Day Offerings – A Worship Album 2000
Prepare Ye the Way Michael W. Smith A New Hallelujah 2008
Hosanna Christy Nockels Passion: God Of This City 2008
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Good Java Giveaways

April 13th, 2014 11 comments

Tune in to the 9 O’clock Coffee Break Wednesdays mornings for your chance to win fresh, local, FREE COFFEE from The Good Java Company located in Greenfield Corporate Center.  The Good Java Company is a Christian-run organization that specializes in Certified USDA Organic/Fair Trade premium coffee.  The 9 O’clock Coffee Break airs Monday – Thursday from 9-10 a.m. on FM 90.3 WJTL!  Each Wednesday morning, you’ll have a chance to call in and win a free pound of freshly roasted and ground Good Java.  So tune in and keep our number handy: 717-392-3690.  For more information on The Good Java Company, call 855-GOODJAVA or click here to go to their website  You can also find The Good Java Company on Facebook!

You can now find The Good Java at:

Stauffer’s Of Kissel Hill supermarkets (all 3 locations) on the Lititz Pike, Oregon Pike and Rohrerstown Road

Darrenkamp’s (all 3 locations) in Willow Valley, Mt. Joy and Elizabethtown

Shady Maple Farm Market in East Earl

Yoder’s Country Market in New Holland

Oregon Dairy Supermarket in Lititz

SaveMart in Lancaster

Sonnewald Natural Foods in Spring Grove

Saubel’s Market in Shrewsbury, PA and Whiteford, MD


*You must not have won from WJTL in the past 30 days in order to be eligible.
*Winners must live in the United States; prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. Box.

Shawn McDonald “Brave” Street Week

April 12th, 2014 No comments

Shawn McDonald is back with the new song “We Are Brave” from his album “Brave”, which releases this week!  Tune in to WJTL all week for a special Street Week Contest!  Not only will we give you a chance to win the new CD…but we’ll add in some extras.  Listen for your chance to win the new “Brave” CD with a “We Are Brave” T-shirt –OR– maybe you’ll hold out and try to win one of the 5 Shawn McDonald CD Libraries we’re giving away!  Plan ahead and reprogram your speed dial so you’re ready when the DJs give you the chance to call in and win: 717-392-3690. (392-FM90)

*You must not have won from WJTL in the past 30 days in order to qualify for this contest.

*If you won a CD library or other prize valued over $100 in the past year, you are not eligible to win a CD library.

Redo Your View Contest

April 9th, 2014 28 comments

WJTL and  Grauer’s Paint & Decorating Center present: the Redo Your View Contest!  We’re going to give away 5 $200 gift cards to Grauer’s Paint & Decorating Center in Lancaster and Lititz so that our winners can pick up everything they need to repaint and redo their room!  Click here for more details and to fill out the entry form.

Winners will be announced on Friday mornings during the Get Up & Go Show with Fred & Lisa through April 18th.

RULES, etc.:

*Only one entry per household will be permitted.

*Winners will be selected at random from all of those that qualify.

*If you’ve won a prize from WJTL valued over $100 in the past year, you are not eligible for this contest.

*If you won in this contest last year, your household is not eligible to enter.

*Comments left on this blog DO NOT count as entries in this contest!

*Consult our general contest rules here.