People are impacted every day by what God is doing through WGTS 91.9, and we thought we’d share a few of the stories we hear each day with you.
While Karen has been battling cancer, she told us she's found hope in the songs on WGTS. And when we learned of her bucket list, our team worked to help her check one important item off. See what we got to do and hear the impact this has had on her.
We don't often know the strength of our faith until it's been tested. For the Kilareski's, their faith has been tested time and again as their children Matt and Sarah have each received difficult medical prognosis, resulting in several surgeries. Their mom, Carrie, shares how the family has learned to trust more in God through this, even while her husband John was deployed overseas.
For nearly 40 years he provided comfort during extreme weather events here in the DC area, but Doug Hill recalls a time he needed comfort during one of the most difficult storms of his life.
After losing two friends while serving in Iraq, Dean began to suffer from survivors guilt. He turned to drinking heavily, and began to spiral out of control to the point where he didn't want to live any longer. But there was something Dean's wife was going to reveal to him that would change his life and perspective.
It seemed like it was one thing after another for Michelle. Her mother and close family member had been diagnosed with cancer, and then she learned her father was diagnosed. Besides that, she was in a bind financially and her car was about to be repossessed. It was at this point she felt like she had hit rock bottom. So she began driving aimlessly around (she figured they couldn't take her car if she was driving it) and while praying to God, decided to flip on the radio. Watch the rest of her story to see how God used WGTS and the music to reach Michelle at her lowest point to give her the courage to press forward.
She felt called to be a mother, but Michelle waited 20 years and endured a number of miscarriages. In the midst of it all, she discovered a way to remain encouraged and hopeful. Find out what God was up to the whole time.
Sharon almost lost her home that had been in her family for over 100 years. In the midst of all the legal battles and uncertainties, she learned to trust in God more and praise him through the difficulties.
Suze never thought that Christian music would be something she and her kids would ever listen to. Yet after going through a painful divorce and trying to keep it all together, she discovered something she really needed.
Esther discovered WGTS 91.9 because of a bumper sticker she saw on a car. The first song she heard spoke to her heart, and she shares what the station has meant to her since she moved to this area.
As a military family, they had just moved to the area and were still unpacking. But Omy's daughters taught her that sometimes all it takes is marshmallow pops, and a generous heart to find your place and your purpose.