Friday, June 15th

-Ken Bevel, from the movies Fireproof and Courageous joined John this morning. He's speaking on Father's Day at 10:30 am at Abilene Baptist Church in Augusta. Listen:
6:00-6:30 am = Part 1 Part 2 Part 3
7:30-8:00 am = Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

-Nicole Householder of Aiken nominated her dad in our Father's Day contest, and we celebrated him this morning. His name is Robert Koon of Aiken.

-We shared highlights from last night's VBS Express stop at Parkway Baptist Church in Evans. You can see the pictures under the Photos section of Our next stop is Tuesday night at McBean Baptist Church in Waynesboro.

-Coming up Monday: Cleve will be back from vacation. You'll have a chance to win the Courageous DVD and CD with the Monday Morning Mindbender at 6:10 and the Cheapie of the Week at 7:40. Also, all week on the morning show, listen for the God's Not Dead Singers as your cue to call and pick up tickets to see the Newsboys and the Rhett Walker Band in Evans on June 28th. Who are the God's Not Dead Singers? John's kids, Evan and Emma!

Thursday, June 14th

-Pizza vending machines? Yes, they're coming. Read more and see the video

Wednesday, June 13th

-Burger King is introducing something new to ice cream - the Bacon Sundae! (Read more) Join the conversation about it on the 88.3 WAFJ Facebook page.

-We celebrated William Maddox of New Ellenton today in our Father's Day contest. He was nominated by his daughter, Kasey Franklin of Aiken and is admired by her for his positive spirit through a battle with cancer. Thankfully, he is a survivor this Father's Day!

-John shared highlights from Steve and Sue Swanson's stop with the VBS Express last night at Midland Valley Community Church of the Nazarene in Clearwater. John has the next stop on Thursday night at Parkway Baptist Church in Evans and will share highlights on Friday's morning show.

-Coming up Thursday: As we continue our Father's Day contest, we'll hear about a dad whose daughter appreciates the fact that he was there for every important moment in her life.

Simple Cooking - Fudge

2 bags old fashion creme drops
1 cup peanut butter
4 tablespoons butter

Melt all ingredients in the microwave for 2 minutes. Pour into dish and let harden for about 2 hours in the fridge.

Submitted by Jeanne Lewis of Harlem. If you have a quick and easy recipe to share, please send it to You'll get a thank-you gift if we use your recipe.

Tuesday, June 12th

-Here's another reason to get a good night's sleep: Read more

-Bobbie Jo Gregory of North Augusta, the self-proclaimed "Queen of Coffee" was inducted into Cleve's Coffee Club this morning. You could join her when you sign up to be considered here.

-We celebrated Jack Findley of Plum Branch, South Carolina this morning in our Father's Day contest. He was nominated by Savannah, one of his nine children. You can nominate your dad here.

-The CSRA's own Rhett Walker Band joined John in the 8 am hour this morning.
Listen: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4

-Coming up Wednesday: We'll celebrate a dad who's a cancer survivor as part of our Father's Day contest. Also, listen for highlights from tonight's VBS Express stop at Midland Valley Nazarene between 7:30 and 8:00. At 8:10, Jeannie Lewis of Harlem shares a quick and easy recipe for fudge in Simple Cooking.

Monday, June 11th

-Monday Morning Mindbender
Q: A survey says that Americans talk to this person at least six times a day. Who is it?
A: Themself

-Cheapie of the Week
Vedra Swygert of Jackson correctly guessed that it is Softsoap Foaming Hand Soap (8 ounce bottle). CVS has this through Saturday as a "Buy 1, Get 1 Free" special. Use the printable $1 off coupon (print it twice) to get the soap for $1 a bottle plus tax.

-Della Sykes won today's Celebrate Dad prize pack for her father, Lee Crews of Augusta. Register your dad to win by clicking here.

-Coming up Tuesday: In Cleve's absence, John welcomes the self-proclaimed "Queen of Coffee" to Cleve's Coffee Club at 6:50 am. Also, The Rhett Walker Band is scheduled to join John in the 8 am hour.