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Nov. 7,8,9th

Change a Life


Nov. 7,8,9th

Change a Life


  • I Love My Pastor Contest
    September 30, 2017
    “Then I will give you shepherds after My own heart, who will feed you on knowledge and understanding.” Jeremiah 3:15 I Love My Pastor Contest God has a special design for our life. We are led by Him, but we are also led by shepherds who dedicate their l...
  • 30 Days
    of Prayer
    September 25, 2017
    Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective | James 5:16 What is 30 Days of Prayer for? Every year, twice a year, we have our gift drive, Days of Pro...
  • 2nd Annual Message of Thanks Honors Luncheon
    September 7, 2017
    “Without heroes, we are all plain people and don't know how far we can go.” We'll be joining in to honor our heroes Veterans, you are invited to the second annual Message of Thanks Honors Luncheon on Friday, November 10th from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the ...
  • Alpenfest:
    Night of Praise
    July 6, 2017
    This year at Alpenfest in downtown Gaylord, The Promise FM is hosting a Night of Praise! Featuring Jasmine Murray, Neshama, and Citizen Way. JASMINE MURRAY JULY 11TH - 6:15PM Jasmine Murray is a Christian recording artist from Mississippi. She was crowne...
    June 1, 2017
    Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms. 11 If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God pro...
  • Coming Up:
    Days of Promise
    May 19, 2017
    But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth. | Acts 1:8 What is Days of Promise? Days of Promise is a time we set aside twice a year to sh...
    May 10, 2017
    From festivals to fairs, summer is a great season for The Promise FM to get out in the community and meet our listeners in person! Here are a few of the things we have in store for summer 2017! DAYS OF PROMISE | MAY 23-25 Days of Promise is an awesome opport...
  • Seeds
    of Promise
    April 12, 2017
    He said to them, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Truly I tell you, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it.” And he took the children in his arm...
    for giving to the tower
    April 4, 2017
    Because of YOU, we raised (and matched) over $7,500! Back in 2015 one of our towers (our flagship tower) got hit by lightening! Though it was a shock (pardon the pun) we trusted God would provide through this tough time. The cost of the tower fix meant we...
  • The Promise FM
    Guide to Churches
    March 28, 2017
    Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it. 1 Corinthians 12:27 The Church Directory is Here! We have a new addition to The Promise FM web presence! Need contact information to connect to another church? New to town, and need to che...
  • The Promise FM
    App is here!
    March 14, 2017
    Now you can listen to The Promise FM wherever, whenever. Wherever you are, you can always have access to the same great music you get on the radio. Introducing The Promise FM radio app. Check out the diagram below to see all the great things you can use the new app...
  • Amen!
    The New Prayer App
    March 7, 2017
    Prayer is a vital part of the christian life and a vital part of The Promise FM. Let's remember to pray for each other daily! PrayerWorks is now Amen! As you may have noticed, PrayerWorks has been absent from our website for awhile, but th...
  • Become a
    day sponsor!
    February 28, 2017
    What could you do with 1,440 minutes? Why become a day sponsor for The Promise FM? For The Promise FM, 1,440 minutes could be over 300 life changing songs, dozens of incredible conversations, & countless chances for encouragement. But so much more goes ...
  • The Promise FM
    Church Tour
    January 31, 2017
    They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. Everyone was filled with awe at the many wonders and signs performed by the apostles. All the believers were together and had everything in common. Acts 2:42-44...
  • New year.
    New opportunities.
    January 17, 2017
    “The greatest thing in this world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving.” What does 2017 hold for The Promise FM? As we have been looking forward to a new year full of new opportunities, we can't help but feel overwhelmed and e...
  • Blessed Past.
    Joyous New Year!
    December 28, 2016
    As the year draws to an end and we look back on 2016, we are so  overwhelmed with what God has done. We began the year in January with "Michigan's Biggest Baby Shower"  We wanted to get out into our listening area and help the pregnancy centers get donations in honor of Sanctity of Life Month. We ...
  • "Gifts from God"
    December 13, 2016
    Presents... what are your favorite gifts you ever received? Are you a gift giver, someone who just loves to surprise people with gifts and do things for people that they are not expecting. We wanted to give you our listeners a gift, a beautiful Christmas Concert in our listening area that was afford...
  • "The Most Wonderful Time of Year"
    December 7, 2016
    December is upon us, we have had a little snow here and there, but pretty much a mild early winter so far. We here at The Promise FM enjoyed our Staff Christmas party last Friday, a lovely dinner and get together at The Otsego Club & Resort here in Gaylord.  How quickly the weeks go by in Decem...
  • Giving Tuesday coming soon!
    November 16, 2016
    Tuesday November 29th!! GIVING TUESDAY is becoming a big online opportunity to give to your favorite charities and non-profits. It follows Black Friday the busiest shopping day of the entire year, where thousands of super shopping deals are available at stores across the country, then we have Cyber ...
  • Continue to Pray
    November 9, 2016
    Well, the election is over, and we have seen a record number of voter turnout, and a historic upset by Donald Trump. We have seen division and judgment and corruption, and we have seen a movement of the people of the United States speaking against the establishment. It is time for healing and coming...
  • God is On The Move!
    November 2, 2016
    November is  upon us, and we have been so busy out and about in our listening area we are just amazed at the great things God is doing! We finished up October with our Farmers Market outings on Wednesdays. We went to Cadillac and Mio for Jay and Laura LaFoon Date Nights, and they were so fun!! Marr...
  • Fear? Do Not be overcome with it!
    October 17, 2016
    Well, my life has been a series of uncertainty for the last 7 years. My husband lost his job back in 2009, he had that job for 30 years and he excelled at it and we were a successful middle class family living in northern Michigan. With the recession and economic depression, many like us have experi...
  • Food Truck Ministry at E-Free Church
    October 11, 2016
    The second Thursday of every month, the staff of The Promise FM volunteers their time to serve at the Food Truck Ministry of the Evangelical Free Church of Gaylord. This is a huge ministry that monthly feeds 100 to 200 families. The church buys the food and has it sent up from food banks down state,...
  • Praising God for He is a Good, Good Father
    October 3, 2016
    Well, we are very thankful for last week. We had a fantastic turnout of prayer volunteers, phone volunteers, and staff and consultants, and our faithful listeners all participating in our Fall Day's of Promise, semi- annual gift drive. It was such a blessing to see the donations come in, I believe i...
  • God is on the Move: Fall Days of Promise
    September 19, 2016
    We are so blessed to be coming up to our fall gift drive, "Days of Promise" September 26th to September 30th. We will begin on Monday with the morning focused on prayer. From 6:00 am to 12:00 pm we will be manning the phones to answer calls to pray with you directly, we will have pastors and prayer ...
  • Condolences to Rep. Peter Pettalia's Family
    September 14, 2016
    ►Update: Rep. Peter Pettalia was wearing helmet in fatal motorcycle crash State Rep. Peter Pettalia, R-Presque Isle, was killed in a motorcycle crash Monday evening, according to legislative leaders. Pettalia, a third-term member of the House, was a well-known motorcycle advocate who was i...
  • State Rep. Phil Potvin
    August 24, 2016
    Friday, August 26th at 8:00 am we will air our fifth interview in our series, "The Road to Decision" with State Rep. Phil Potvin from the 102nd District of Michigan. Rep. Potvin lives in Cadillac and is married to Jan and they have four children and eight grandchildren. He is a member of St. Ann's C...
  • New staff, busy schedules, exciting happenings!
    August 22, 2016
    What a great summer it has been so far! The weather here in northern Michigan has been the best I can remember in a very long time. The Promise FM has really taken advantage of the summer opportunities and we have traveled! After the Big Ticket Festival, we went to Hale, Mi. to the Iosco County Fair...
  • Doughnuts for Veterans
    August 5, 2016
    This week Ellie and Jenny and Pat from The Promise FM attended the monthly meeting of Veterans at the Gaylord Regional Airport. On the first Wednesday of each month the vets gather to fellowship and get updates on veteran related activities. The Promise FM provided the doughnuts and gave away a $50....
  • Primary Day is Here!
    August 1, 2016
    Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 is Primary Day in Michigan. Please remember to VOTE, as Christians we have a great responsibility to pray and to step up and get involved in our great government. We cannot criticize, if we are not willing to do something to bring about the change we want to happen. Many Ch...
  • The Road to Decision
    July 20, 2016
    We are very excited to State Representative Bruce Rendon from the 102nd District, (Wexford, Cadillac) join us on Friday July 22nd, 2016 at 8:00 am on our morning show with Fred Young here at The Promise FM radio. Representative Rendon has been kind enough to speak with us about his district and what...
  • Alpenfest Week
    July 11, 2016
    We are ready for a great week at Gaylord's Alpenfest Celebration this week. The staff of The Promise FM is attending the Honor's Luncheon on Tuesday at noon at The Otsego Club & Resort. We are sponsoring a queen's candidate, Shay Brooks and we will turn out enthusiastically for her on Tuesday ni...
  • Veterans Coffee Gathering
    July 6, 2016
    Ellie and Jenny attended the monthly meeting at the Gaylord Regional Airport for the Veterans Coffee Meet and Greet. Biggby Coffee provided the coffee for them, and Bill and Linda Muzyl attended to present a check for $10,000.00 for the new VFW Hall being built on Old 27 south. We served coffee and...
  • BTF Great Success
    July 1, 2016
    Big Ticket was FANTASTIC! If you weren't there you missed a great festival. The weather was perfect, the crowds were huge, the music was amazing! Our "Sofa Series" was extremely successful, we had Josh Wilson sitting on our couch singing and strumming his guitar,and  Aaron Boyd from Bluetree, Holly...
  • #BTFSamaritanspurse
    June 29, 2016
    This is Alex, we met him at Big Ticket Festival, he was there working with Samaritan's Purse Operation Christmas Child in their tent which was right across from ours. He loved coming over and listening to the "Sofa Series" and seeing the artist and meeting Fred. He especially liked Josh Wilson and h...
  • Big Ticket Festival 2016
    June 27, 2016
    Well, we have completed a fantastic weekend at Big Ticket Festival, and it was a great success! Our tent was right in the middle of radio row, and we had our flags flying out front, with the sofa and coffee table and chairs inside to the right, our prayer table next to Fred's broadcasting table, and...
  • Guitar Give Away!! How Cool is this!
    June 20, 2016
    This is the week!! Big Ticket Festival is here! Wednesday 6/22/16 is Country Night and we are thrilled to have Scotty McCreery as the headliner for the kick off night!! Then the festival begins Thursday 6/23/16 and runs thru Saturday 6/25/16. We pray for good weather, for all the attendees, that the...
  • Let's talk to our Camps!
    June 6, 2016
    We are proud to have many camps affiliated with The Promise FM, we have ministry camps that serve specific needs of area children, such as Camp Live Laugh and Love, which is a grief camp for kids who have lost a significant person in their life. Lynn Totten was in the studio on Friday, June 3rd and ...
  • Triston Cole at The Promise FM
    May 16, 2016
    The Honorable Triston Cole from Mancelona representing the 105th District of the Michigan House of Representatives will be broadcasting from The Promise FM Friday, May 27th at 8:00 am. Our Morning Host and Program Director, Fred Young will be interviewing Triston about his first two years as a State...
  • National Day of Prayer
    May 5, 2016
    “Shout it aloud, do not hold back. Raise your voice like a trumpet.” The 65th annual National Day of Prayer, May 5, 2016, will have profound significance for our country.  It is an unprecedented opportunity to see the Lord’s healing and renewing power made manifest as we call on citizens to ...
  • Days of Promise
    May 3, 2016
  • The Road to Decision
    April 19, 2016
    We are so excited to be a part of Franklin Graham's "Decision 2016" Franklin Graham, son of Billy Graham is going to all 50 states across this country, to pray on the Capital steps of each state for the upcoming Presidential election in November. This is a non-partisan event, it's focus is on prayer...
  • Spring is coming!!!
    April 1, 2016
    Well, the majority of our winter weather is over. Now we deal with the grungy in between weather of fog, rain, slush, and hot and cold temperatures. Yes, we here at The Promise FM are all getting sick, and we are ready for spring to come! I love the scripture that says, "Therefore if anyone is in Ch...
  • Walking where Jesus Walked!!
    March 9, 2016
    In honor of our 30th Anniversary, The Promise FM has taken a trip to Israel to walk where Jesus walked in the Holy Land! 33 people have traveled to Israel Monday, March 7th. Pastor Scott Distler leads the tour group as teacher and guide to open up the Holy Scriptures to the group. David Dunn is acc...
  • Group leaves for Israel
    March 9, 2016
    Our Executive Director, Pat Scott  and Pastor Scott Distler and the tour group from The Promise FM have departed for Israel. They left on Monday, March 7th and flew to Newark, New Jersey where others from the group coming from other locations joined them, then they departed to Israel. Pastor Scott ...
  • Gaylord Chamber Awards Banquet
    February 10, 2016
    On Tuesday, February 9th, I attended the Gaylord Chamber of Commerce, Awards Banquet held at Treetops Resort (which is one of our business partners!) It was a fantastic evening of celebration honoring local businesses and businessmen who so faithfully serve the Gaylord area. My husband and I enjoyed...
  • New Life Pregnancy & Resource Center- Gaylord
    February 1, 2016
    Hi Everyone, Jenny Boyce here, Fred and I didn't have to travel far this Friday, January 29th, we were at the New Life Pregnancy Resource Center at 705 South Otsego Ave, in Gaylord. Julie Holmes is the Executive Director there and we were so pleased to see the quaint little stone building they have ...
  • Harbor Light Family Resource Center
    January 25, 2016
    Hi Everyone, this is Jenny Boyce again, this is our third week of traveling on a Friday to visit our listening area pregnancy resource centers for "Michigan's Biggest Baby Shower", and it is the first week that we had clear weather and safe travel!! Fred Young, our morning show jock and Program Dire...
  • Care Net Pregnancy Center in Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
    January 19, 2016
    Hi everyone, this is Jenny Boyce, Fred and I traveled on Friday, January 15th, to Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to visit the Care Net Pregnancy Center located at  1420 Ashmun St. for our second live remote in honor of sanctity of life month. Noel Rupprecht is the Executive Director there and Deb Kobes...
  • Cadillac Pregnancy Resource Center
    January 11, 2016
    Hi there, this is Jenny, I just wanted to share what a great time Fred and I had Friday, January 8th in Cadillac at the Life Resource Center on North Lake St. We did a live remote for our Michigan's Biggest Baby Shower event! Fred was live on the air from 4:00 to 6:00 pm and we had many local suppor...
  • One Word "Thankfulness"
    November 30, 2015
    "The one who calls you is faithful, and He will do it" I Thessalonians 5:24 Webster’s dictionary defines “faithfulness” as having or showing true and constant support or loyalty.  If one word describes this year at The Promise FM, it is “faithfulness.”  Our God is faithful!  I am th...
  • Bountiful Harvest!!
    November 25, 2015
    The Promise FM participated in Gaylord's annual Bountiful Harvest by giving out cookies to volunteers as they worked to load food boxes for families in need. 10 area churches contributed financially and with volunteers to take Thanksgiving meals to 650 families around Otsego County on Monday, Nov. 2...
  • Happy Thanksgiving!!
    November 24, 2015
    We pray God's abundant blessings to everyone this Thanksgiving! We are so thankful for all our listeners and financial supporters. We are thankful for our staff here at The Promise FM, and we are thankful for a good year, and that we have seen the Hand of God directing us.
  • Blessed Fall Weather!!
    November 9, 2015
    What is going on with this beautiful weather in October and November!! Fred Young our morning show host is new from Arizona, and this is just NOT a normal fall, he has no idea what he is in for, but he doesn't believe us, because we just keep getting another 60 degree day with sunshine! But we all k...
  • Make a Difference Day!
    October 26, 2015
    Saturday, Oct. 24th I was at United Way in Gaylord to collect items on our "Wish List" from the community. I had a great time interacting with fellow non-profit groups and agencies and meeting people from the area. We collected needed items to run our ministry and operate the building ( toliet paper...
  • Wow, it's been BUSY!!
    October 19, 2015
    Hi Everyone, Jenny Boyce here, well I worked my first Sharathon! This lady was tired at the end of the week, not used to working twelve hour days, but what an experience working together as a staff and hearing the stories and prayer requests of the listeners. I am truly blessed to be here and be ...
  • Getting out there!!
    October 5, 2015
    Hi Everyone, Jenny Boyce here, I have been busy getting out in the community here in our home town of Gaylord. I went on Sept. 15th to a new physicians reception held by Otsego Memorial Hospital at SoJourn Resort on Dixon Lake. OMH welcomed four new doctor's and it was a pleasure to meet them. T...