Thursday night’s “Battle for Family” saw worship bands, choirs, and solo artists all over the states, battle for a chance to record a music video with Fred Hammond while educating viewers about the need for more people to help adopt and foster children. Also, proceeds from the event will benefit vulnerable kids and families right here in Greater Detroit communities through Bethany Christian Services.
Bam Travis was crowned this year’s winner and I had the opportunity to talk to this talented drummer, vocalist and songwriter. Bam shared he and his wife Ashley’s journey during Thursday’s broadcast and said getting involved in Bethany’s “Battle for Family” was a no brainer.
Join Detroit’s own Fred Hammond and our afternoon host on theDetroit Praise Network, Willie Moore, Jr. for the “Battle for Family” national broadcast Thursday, September 16 at 7 p.m. EST.
During “Battle for Family” you will see worship bands, choirs, and solo artists battle for a chance to record a music video with Fred Hammond with proceeds from the event benefiting vulnerable kids and families in Greater Detroit communities through Bethany Christian Services.
I talked to Starr Allen-Pettway, Branch Director of Bethany Christian Services for Southeast Michigan, about this event, what you can expect and how to participate below.
This week’s artist spotlight is on Motor City’s own Sateara Page Mitchell. A couple of years ago, Sateara was headed into the direction of getting her recorded music out for us to hear but was met with obstacles that sidelined her. But God! Listen to her testimony and how God navigated the lyrics to her new song “Free” while heading to a shopping outlet in Georgia below!
Dawn Robinson, the manager (and daughter-in-law of Brother Larry Robinson) of God’s World Superstore; stopped by the studio to catch us up on what’s going on our jewel in Detroit… now in business for 42 years.
We talked about making it through this pandemic, their thriving website and all the great things you need at your church, now that most are open at 100% capacity. Head to God’s World on 13533 West Seven Mile in Detroit, or go to their website godsworldsuperstore.org today!
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