Author Matt Stockman

 

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Your gift, combined with gifts of many other individuals, families and businesses means SPIRIT 105.3 can provide music and God’s message of life-transforming love in Jesus Christ to even more people in the upcoming year. Read more...

Getting Together with Family

The idea for Spirit NOW really struck me as I looked out over 10,000 people all singing together at the Chris Tomlin concert in April. In that moment, it wasn’t about Chris, the band, the lights, or the massive sound system... Read more...

You are Welcome Here

Thanks for listening to SPIRIT 1053! As we like to say around here, “If you’re listening, you’re family. So welcome!” Read more...

Crisis Averted

We’ve all had a moment like this. You hear of a tragedy and realize after that, you narrowly averted being directly involved. Thursday May 23rd, I worked in Lynden for the day... Read more...

There's Power in YOUR Story

If you and I are even a little alike, then you love a good story. The kind where you see a bit of yourself in the characters and good prevails over tremendous adversity. I can’t help but think back to the mid 70’s, sitting with my friends at the Arcada Theater in St Charles Il., watching Star Wars for the 1st time. Even though the special effects were amazing, the real power of that film was and still is in the story. Luke Skywalker and his comrades conquer evil and save the day. The lightsaber duels, X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter scenes, and amazing THX sound were all simply enhancements to a fantastic story. Read more...

New and Improved

There’s a word you’ll hear thrown around a lot in this first month of 2013… ‘NEW’. Phrases like “Happy NEW year, NEW for 2013, a NEW season” abound. Read more...

Regarding the Recent Changes at SPIRIT

Thanks so much for your thoughts and for voicing your opinion regarding the recent changes at SPIRIT 105.3. Even though we are not always able to respond to every comment, please know that we are paying attention to what you are saying!  As a listener, you are the most important part of the SPIRIT family, and your opinion is truly important to us! Read more...
  • The Pumpkin Parable

    Every autumn I'm reminded of this parable when I see a pumpkin: "Being a human being is like being a pumpkin. God lifts you up, takes you in, and washes all the dirt off you. He opens you up, touches you deep inside and scoops out all the yucky stuff-- including the seeds of doubt, hate, greed, etc.Then He carves you a new smiling face and puts Read More

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  1. God Says You're Worth It

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