On-Air Blogs
Jordan Feliz – Faith

Jordan Feliz – Faith

Dove Award-winning singer/songwriter Jordan Feliz has released another new song. "Faith" is the second track to drop from Feliz's third album "Future." Touring over the last three years with "Winterjam," as well as three of his own solo shows, Jordan has now played in...

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Thrive Worship – I Still Believe

Thrive Worship – I Still Believe

A song based on John 16 where Jesus assures us "In this world you will have trouble. But take heart. I have overcome the world!" "I Still Believe" serves as a reminder that no matter what struggles we may face, God promises hope for tomorrow. Thrive Worship shares...

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Francesca Battestelli – Defender

Francesca Battestelli – Defender

Francesca says, "I actually didn't write "Defender." I heard it for the first time on Rita Springer's 2017 album, Battles. Every time I lead "Defender," it is a special moment. This new single has meant a lot to me. I remember telling my husband that I'd like to...

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Sweet Reunion

Sweet Reunion

A teenage track star was racing toward the finish line with a second wind when she saw a surprise at the end of the finish line…her army captain mom was back from deployment cheering her on! Way to finish strong! I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which...

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When You Can’t Sleep

When You Can’t Sleep

We love our pets, don’t we? It’s amazing the things we put up with sometimes, especially when they look at us with those adorable faces! Lately our dogs are keeping us up at night…it seems they think it’s their bed. We have a king-sized bed, yet most every night, I am...

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Date Ideas for Busy Couples

Date Ideas for Busy Couples

Keith and I have been married for 27 years and I consider him my best friend. I remember before we had Preston we regularly went out on dates. We made a point every weekend to go somewhere we’d never been, whether it was 15 minutes or 15 hours away. I have such fond...

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New Phones are Overrated

New Phones are Overrated

It was the best of days, it was the worst of days. I’d been both looking forward to and dreading this day for weeks. This was the day we got our new phones. Our old ones were paid off, just in time to start malfunctioning. So we went to the new phone store. These...

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Michael Jr. Brings the Funny!

Michael Jr. Brings the Funny!

If you listen to the KVNE Morning Show, you’ve gotten a taste of Michael Jr’s comedy. We’re excited he’s coming to LeTourneau University’s Belcher Center in October. Watch the funny in this video, and find out more about Michael Jr.'s upcoming show!   READ ALL...

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Is it Hard to Talk to Your Kids?

Is it Hard to Talk to Your Kids?

Do you find it hard to find time to talk, really talk, with your kids? What if you spent just a couple of minutes every morning thinking about how to parent well and a couple of minutes every night talking to your child? Taking the time to do this could change your...

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3 Things Not to Say If You’ve Hurt Someone

3 Things Not to Say If You’ve Hurt Someone

There are lots of great blogs about forgiving others. This is a blog about ASKING for forgiveness. Ever hurt someone? You didn’t mean to. It was likely unintentional. But a careless word, an oversight, or a misunderstanding, and you did it. Don’t deny it, defend it,...

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30 Years?!?!

30 Years?!?!

Well, it's only 4 in dog years. This week was bittersweet. Sweet because the KVNE/KGLY staff threw me a festive, Beatles-themed party, complete with food, fun, and fabulous prizes to celebrate my 30 years with the ministry. This Mike-fest was attended by many friends,...

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My Breckenridge Buddies

My Breckenridge Buddies

Ever feel like you can’t go on? Your pain is too great, or your circumstances are too formidable. Life can be so difficult. In times like these, perhaps some perspective is in order. I recently got a healthy dose of it after a visit to Breckenridge Village in Tyler....

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Overcomer

Overcomer

The faith-based movie “Overcomer” is finally in theaters! Baptist pastors and brothers, Alex and Stephen Kendrick, have another win with this movie. “Overcomer” had a strong opening, placing third at the box office its opening weekend and it grossed more than $8.2...

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New School Year, New Songs!

New School Year, New Songs!

Even if you don’t have kids, there seems to be this feeling of “new beginnings” in the air around this time of the year! So, to match the feeling with reality, we’ve brought you another batch of songs, some with “New Beginnings” on KVNE (seeing that 2 may sound a tad...

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Counting What Matters Most

Counting What Matters Most

My wife, Susan, and I have three kids and these last few months have been a time of transition for our family. It seems like all five of us have been running in five different directions.  It is so hard to get quality time together, but when it does happen, I am...

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Encountering the Ark

Encountering the Ark

The Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Kent., is more than just a replica of the famous ship from the Bible book of Genesis. But even that would be enough. It’s made to scale at 300x50x30 cubits. (A severely under-used form of measurement.) In American terms, that’s about...

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