Posts Tagged ‘addiction’

How Crowder’s “My Victory” Revealed My Self-Righteousness

Crowder joins me on Episode 37 of the “More Than The Music Podcast” to share the stories behind his album, “American Prodigal.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed Crowder’s song, “My Victory,” is currently my “stay in the car song.” Meaning, when it comes on WAY-FM, I stay in the car until it’s finished playing. Part of why it became my “stay in the car song” was what happened the first… … Continue reading

The Call from an 11-year-old Girl that We Won’t Forget

The amazing thing about music is how it can impact people’s lives in different ways. This week, we talked to an incredible little girl named Madison who has found comfort in Zach Williams’ song “Chain Breaker” as she deals with her dad’s drug addiction. Our hearts broke as we spoke to this 11-year-old girl who has had to face way too much for her age: My dad–he has a drug addiction problem. We tried to take… … Continue reading

See The Powerful New “Chain Breaker” Music Video!

“Chain Breaker” is one of WAY-FM’s highest testing songs – and for good reason. The message that Zach Williams sings is powerful and we’re thrilled to premier the music video!    For Zach Williams, this song came from a personal story that turned into a mission to encourage others. He says, “For years, I struggled with addictions, and rejections, and I had myself convinced that I wasn’t good enough. So, I wanted to write a… … Continue reading

Chad From Unspoken Shares What To Do When A Loved One Is Battling Addiction

Chad, Mike, Jon, Ariel, and Don from Unspoken join me on the More Than The Music Podcast to share the stories from their brand new album, “Follow Through: Deluxe Edition.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed Before Unspoken, Chad (frontman) struggled with a drug and alcohol addiction. From his experiences, he shares what we can do to help loved ones battling addiction. I can say all the right things but my big thing is… … Continue reading

You Might Be Addicted to Busyness….I am

I’m addicted. Totally and completely addicted to BUSYNESS! This seems to be the addiction that is never even viewed as an addiction. America glorifies being busy like it’s an accomplishment. Instead, it can be dangerous in our lives. I feel like I’m at my best when I have a completely full day, week, and month. It’s insanely hard to find a pocket of free time and that’s how I like it. It makes me feel… … Continue reading

You Don’t Have to Be a Good Christian for God to Love You

“I feel like that’s something we’re all afraid of. We’re all afraid if we, ya know, expose ourselves, and we’re honest, and we’re saying, ‘Hey, this is what I’m in the middle of. This is what I’m dealing with.’ That everyone around us, including the Lord, is gonna walk away.” – Mike Grayson from MIKESCHAIR Mike speaks from experience here. The story behind “People Like Me” by MIKESCHAIR comes from growing up in a family… … Continue reading