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Love My Mom Contest 2020 Winners

May 7th, 2020 11 comments

Thanks to everyone who entered our Love My Mom contest. Congratulations to all of our winners!
Monday’s Winner: Ashley Ibrahim from Jonestown
My mom (Linda) has taught me to always look at the positive and always look for a way to bless even in tough times.

Tuesday’s Winner: Timothy Landis from Lititz
My mom (Kristen) has taught me to trust God even through tough times.

Wednesday’s Winner: Tamera Parrish from Millersville
My mother has taught me many things, including my love of food, plants and animals. She is a very passionate person, putting love into everything she does. She showed compassion when I was struggling in my life and gave me support when I had to start over again. I love my mom so much.

Thursday’s Winner: Azlan Zook from Lancaster
My mom (Lorelee) has taught me how to knit, ride horse, and to look both ways when crossing the street!

Friday’s Winner: Tina Hanson from New Holland
My mom (Carol) has taught me that things always have a way of working out if you just believe. 


Moms have taught us so much and we want to hear about something you’ve learned from your mom in our LOVE MY MOM Contest! Your mom could win a $50 gift card to Carrabba’s Italian Grill AND a flowering hanging basket from Ken’s Gardens!

Carrabba’s Italian Grill offers classic made-from-scratch Italian recipes. Guests can enjoy Family Bundles that serve up to 5 people complete with choice of entrée like Lasagne, Chicken Parmesean, or an assortment of pasta bundles served with fresh bread and choice of salad. All bundles are available carside carryout only and can be ordered on or by calling your local Carrabba’s Italian Grill. 

Ken’s Gardens is a family-owned Lancaster County destination for nearly 45 years with locations in Smoketown and Intercourse. Ken’s has everything your mom needs for a beautiful garden! You’ll find a large selection of perennials, annuals, herbs, roses, shrubs and vegetables…plus an exclusive collection of heirloom plants. They are currently open and also offering curbside pick-up, visit for details.

To enter our Love My Mom Contest simply email your name, address, phone number, and your mom’s name to
Finish the sentence “My mom has taught me…”

Deadline to enter is Thursday, May 7th at noon. One random winner will be announced daily on The Morning Show May 4th-8th.


*You must not have won from WJTL in the past 30 days in order to be eligible.
*Entries must be emailed. Comments on this blog do not count as entries.
*Check out WJTL’s General Contest Rules here.

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Align Life Ministries Virtual Walk Run For Life Livestream This Saturday

May 6th, 2020 No comments

Align Life Ministries has changed this year’s Walk Run for Life from an onsite event to a virtual one!

The event season will culminate on this Saturday May 9th at 9:30 am with a 5-10-minute livestream video for the entire Align Life Ministries family to celebrate what the Lord has done and to praise Him together for His gift of life. Be sure to listen to the Kids Cookie Break from 9am-12noon as we too celebrate what God is doing through Align Life Ministries. Click Here For Detailed Information

Winning Wednesday, May 6th

May 6th, 2020 No comments

Snapology of Lancaster is now offering online live & interactive classes, play dates, and birthday parties. Today we are giving you a chance to win a pair of vouchers for single-day online classes ranging from Animal Explorers to Movie Favorites. Click here for a full schedule of online classes.

Listen all day for your chance to win! Keep our number handy 717-392-3690.

Current Opportunities To Support Our Community

May 1st, 2020 No comments

Looking for ways to support our community during our current pandemic?

Check out this list of opportunities:

Give Blood
Help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross. Please schedule an appointment to donate.
Click Here to find a Blood Drive


Donate Supplies to LG Health
A community drive-through COVID-19 Donation and Materials Center is in operation at Clipper Magazine Stadium, 650 N. Prince Street, Lancaster, every day, 7am – 6pm, until further notice.

At this time, LG Health is accepting these items only:

  • Masks: N95 surgical masks; paper masks (ear loop or tie) in original carton*
  • Eye protection, including face shields and safety goggles
  • Gowns: disposable water-resistant cover gowns in original carton
  • Gloves, non-latex, all sizes, in original carton
  • Head covers, disposable bouffant type with elastic band
  • Shoe covers, disposable
  • PAPRs (powered air-purifying respirators) and PAPR hoods
  • Wipes, alcohol, hydrogen peroxide
  • Bottles of bleach (not splash-less)
  • Hand sanitizers
  • Nasal swabs

*If you are interested in sewing masks, please reach out to us for additional details at LG Health Covid Donations.

Click Here for Details


Donate to or Volunteer with New Hope Ministries
New Hope Ministries is in need of financial support and healthy volunteers. They have a new Emergency Housing Assistance fund for people struggling during this crisis and in need of help with paying rent.

Click Here for Their Needs and Program Updates


Sew Masks for Mennonite Disaster Service
Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) is seeking to have 100,000 masks made per week for the next 8 weeks to meet the requests of local hospitals and other organizations. All masks are donated.

The Amish and Old Order Mennonite communities have partnered and are preparing kits. Each kit contains pre-cut material, elastic for ear pieces, and directions to make 50 masks. You provide the thread and your own sewing machine at home.

Please call Bill and Betsy Longenecker (717-627-6868 or 717-799-3647) to request a kit or two. They will drop off on your porch. Call again when finished and they’ll pick up and take to the MDS command center in Bird-In-Hand where they will be distributed to local hospitals and other organizations. Social distancing will happen as we ring the doorbell and leave the kits. There is no pressure, you can work at your own pace.


Donate to Central Pennsylvania Food Bank
Help Central Pennsylvania Food Bank ensure that their network of partner agencies remains strong and they are able to distribute healthy, nutritious food to some of the most vulnerable populations, including children and seniors throughout our 27 central Pennsylvania counties. 
Click Here for Ways to Give


Volunteer or Donate To Lancaster Meals On Wheels
At Meals on Wheels of Lancaster it is their mission to alleviate the challenges associated with aging and disabilities by providing home-delivered meals. They serve clients who are especially vulnerable to Cover-19.
Click Here to Give or Volunteer


Donate to Blessings of Hope to help with Food Distribution
Community Blessings Food Boxes: Blessings of Hope
You are not buying food – You are simply making a tax deductible donation to help cover the costs associated with distributing this box of food. Each box has approximately 35-40 lbs of food inside.
Click Here for Details


Donate to Lancaster Cares Fund
Lancaster County Community Foundation and the United Way of Lancaster County are supporting Lancaster’s families and their most critical needs including food security, housing support, as well as other emerging needs. Consider supporting these essential services and supporting the families they work with, live among, and play beside across Lancaster County.
Click Here to Donate

Winning Wednesday, April 29th

April 29th, 2020 No comments

Zig’s Bakery & Cafe makes products from scratch using local ingredients. Their menu selection includes soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts, specialty espresso drinks and more… all available to-go! They are located in Lititz, as well as Lancaster Central Market and Lebanon Farmers’ Market.

Listen all day for your chance to win a $20 gift card to Zig’s Bakery & Cafe. Keep our number handy 717-392-3690.

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Arbor Day Tree Giveaway 2020 Winner

April 23rd, 2020 11 comments

Congratulations to our winner, Julie Hottenstein from Marietta!
Thank you to everyone who entered!


In celebration of Arbor Day, WJTL is teaming with Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control for the Arbor Day Tree Give Away!

Our winner will select a tree from six varieties, and Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control will even plant the tree on their property!

Varieties include:

  • Red Sunset Maple
  • Shademaster Honeylocust
  • Norway Spruce
  • Eastern White Pine
  • Kousa Dogwood
  • Kwanzan Cherry

To enter the Arbor Day Tree Giveaway with WJTL & Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control, send your name, address, and phone number to Deadline to enter is Noon on Thursday, April 23rd. One name will be chosen at random and we’ll announce the winner on The Morning Show on Friday, April 24th.   

*You must not have won from WJTL in the past 30 days in order to be eligible.
*Entries must be emailed. Comments on this blog do not count as entries.
*Check out WJTL’s General Contest Rules here.

Winning Wednesday, April 22nd

April 22nd, 2020 No comments

This week for Winning Wednesday, we’ll be giving away dinner for two from Sei Catering. Due to the Coronavirus, Sei’s is currently shifting gears from full-service caterer to offering take-out meals. Meals are available every Wednesday through Saturday with local deliverable available. Menu selection at their facebook page and

Listen all day for your chance to call in and win. Keep our number handy 717-392-3690.

Winning Wednesday, April 15th

April 15th, 2020 No comments

Today we are celebrating Winning Wednesday by giving away $20 gift cards to AJ’s Surplus Grocery, a discount grocery store with frozen foods and produce located at 960 Lancaster Avenue in Columbia. 

Listen for your chance to all in and win. Keep our number handy, 717-392-3690.  

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Winning Wednesday, April 8th

April 8th, 2020 No comments

We are celebrating Winning Wednesday this week by giving away Love & The Outcome’s recently released six song EP, You Got This. This husband and wife duo want to remind us that God is in control, even in the messes & overwhelming situations, He holds us together when we seem to be falling apart.  

Listen all day for your chance to call in and win! Keep our number handy, 717-392-3690.

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Winning Wednesday, April 1st

April 1st, 2020 No comments

We’re celebrating Winning Wednesday this week by giving away $20 gift certificates to family owned and operated, Evans Candy. They are currently featuring a full selection of homemade Easter chocolates and candy and are open with curbside pick-up and shipping available. 

Listen all day for the cue to call in and win a $20 gift certificate to Evans Candy. Keep our number handy 717-392-3690.

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Music Monday Giveaway

March 30th, 2020 No comments

t’s a Music Monday Giveaway!

Rend Collective just released their 7th album, CHOOSE TO WORSHIP. It’s a spirit-filled journey that reminds us that, in every high and every low, choosing to worship is a daily decision that we get to make.

Today is your chance to win a digital download of this album! Just go to our facebook page and tell us your favorite Rend Collective song in the comments. You’ll be automatically entered to win. Deadline to enter is today at midnight. Five winners will be announced on Tuesday, March 31st.

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