Friday, November 18th

-Bob Waliszewksi from Focus on the Family's Plugged In Movie Review joined us this morning with a look at the weekend's new movies. Listen: Happy Feet 2 and Twilight: Breaking of the Dawn, Part 1

-Tammy Hollingsworth joined us from Bethany Christian Services to talk about adoption. Listen to our conversation: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

-Coming up Monday: You could win Casting Crowns concert tickets with the Monday Morning Mindbender at 6:10 and the Cheapie of the Week at 7:40. Plus, Mark Hall from Casting Crowns joins us at 7:10 and 8:40 AM.

Thursday, November 17th

-Black Friday ads have been leaked. Take a look at

-Disney on Ice opens tonight at the James Brown Arena and runs through Sunday.

-Today, you can join the The Great American Smokeout. Get encouragement from other listeners who have kicked the habit on the 88.3 WAFJ Facebook page.

-Elizabeth Donsbach from The Junior League of Augusta talked to us about their Holiday Market event that starts Friday at the Augusta Marriott. Details are at

-Coming up Friday: Bob Waliszewski of Focus on the Family's Plugged In Movie Review will give us his take on Happy Feet 2 and the new Twilight movie at 7:10 AM. Tammy Hollingsworth from Bethany Christian Services will share the joys of adoption with us at 8:40 AM.

Wednesday, November 16th

-Costco opened today in Augusta on Alexander Drive, just off Riverwatch Parkway. They had the cheapest gas in town (for members) yesterday at $3.02 a gallon!

-Last weekend, Cleve went to the Southern Christmas Show in Charlotte and left feeling very festive. Whether it's local or out of town, where do you like to go to get into the Christmas spirit? Join the conversation on the 88.3 WAFJ Facebook page.

-Wendy Hazel of North Augusta shared her quick and easy recipe for Taco Soup in Simple Cooking with John and Cleve this morning. You'll find the recipe in the post below this one.

-Travis Critcher from Operation Christmas Child HQ in Boone, NC joined us this morning to talk about the process of introducing kids to Jesus when they receive a shoebox gift. Listen: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Coming up Thursday: Sing for tickets! Brush up on tobyMac lyrics and join us at 7:10 and 8:40 for your chance to win tobyMac concert and meet-n-greet tickets. Augusta Junior League President Elizabeth Donsbach joins us at 8:10 talk about their first ever Holiday Market at the Marriott this weekend.

Simple Cooking - Taco Soup

1 medium onion, chopped (use half to cook with beef)
2 lbs of cooked ground beef (with onion)
1 can of Veg-all
1 can of tomato sauce
1 cup of salsa
1 cup of shredded cheese
1 cup of crushed tortillia
1 pkg of taco seasoning
1 Container of Sour Cream

Add together the beef, tomato sauce, Veg-all and taco seasoning. Bring to a boil.
After a hearty scoop goes into your bowl, sprinkle with onion, tortillia chips, cheese
and a dollop of sour cream.
Serves 2-3

Submitted by Wendy Hazel of North Augusta. If you have a quick and easy recipe to share, please send it to and include your daytime phone number. You'll get a thank-you gift if we use your recipe.

Tuesday, November 15th

-Need a job? You could find work in a local call center at the MAU Job Fair on Wednesday. Get the details

-Terry Greene of Martinez became the newest member of Cleve's Coffee Club this morning. Listen to hear why coffee brings her special memories and also hear Cleve's bean of wisdom for her.

-Black Friday ads have been leaked. Check them out at

-tobyMac joined John and Cleve this morning to talk about his kids, his new Christmas CD and his unplugged concert this Saturday in Aiken. Listen: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5

-Coming up Wednesday: Travis Critcher from Operation Christmas Child joins us at 7:40 AM to talk about how kids meet Jesus through shoebox gifts. At 8:10, Wendy Hazel of North Augusta shares her quick and easy taco soup recipe in Simple Cooking with John and Cleve.

Monday, November 14th

-John and Cleve are back from vacation. John took his family to Legoland Florida, which just opened a few weeks ago. Cleve and his wife, Barbara, were on board The Music Boat. They're already booking cabins for next year's cruise. Click here for more information

-Monday Morning Mindbender
A recent survey found that half of women would use this word to describe their husbands. What word is it?
A: Messy
Loren Ivey of Aiken won the tobyMac tickets and told us that he just got busted by his wife for leaving candy wrappers in his pants in the washing machine. She later corrected the story by adding that the wrappers had chocolate in them!

-Disney On Ice comes to Augusta this Thursday through Sunday. Mickey Mouse will walk the red carpet on Thursday at 5:30 PM in front of the James Brown Arena. The public is invited to come and take pictures.

-Daronda Hawkins of Aiken figured out that the Cheapie of the Week is Ocean Spray Cranberry Sauce. Both CVS and Walgreens (with in-store ad coupon) have a similar deal that will get you two cans of this for $.49 to $.50 with a printable coupon.

-Coming up Tuesday: Cleve introduces the newest member of his coffee club, and she tells us that Cleve reminds her of her meemaw. Listen for that at 6:50 AM. Tobymac will join us at 7:10 and you'll have a chance to win tickets to his concert this Saturday night in Aiken.