WRGN Special Christmas Radio Broadcasts

Make the radio a part of your Christmas tradition. From drama to the choral arts, WRGN brings you special broadcasts throughout the Christmas season. Check out the schedule below, and make sure you're by a radio when these broadcasts air!

Sunday, November 29 at 4:00 p.m. - A Christmas Carol: The world has told the story many times – but none more to the point than this presentation. Focus On The Family Radio Theater brings you the Charles Dickens classic!

Saturday, December 5 at 4:00 p.m. - December Live! 2014 (featuring: Laura Story): Join Laura Story and a cast of professional actors and great musicians to make this starry night one to remember. Music, original Christmas stories and candy cane comedy - all in front of a live audience with the Christmas story in all its glory as the center piece.

Sunday, December 6 at 12:00 p.m. - Wheaton College Christmas Festival: Wheaton’s Woman’s Chorale, Concert Choir, and Men’s Glee combine to create an astounding array of sounds celebrating the spirit and true meaning of the season.

Thursday, December 10 at 8:00 p.m. - The Hope of Hanukkah: To understand the origin of Hanukkah is to understand there is hope in Jesus Christ. Listeners are guided on a step by step odyssey filled with musical arrangements and relevant interviews concerning the pivotal events leading to the creation of this celebration.

Saturday, December 12 at 4:00 p.m. - December Live! 2015 (featuring: Mark Schultz): It's an all new December Live! with Dove Award winning singer/songwriter, Mark Schultz! Listeners will enjoy a light-hearted broadcast of festive storytelling, classic caroling and a live concert.

Sunday, December 13 at 12:00 p.m. - Christmas Through The Eyes of Isaiah: Many have called the book of Isaiah the “fifth gospel” because – though it's found in the Old Testament – this prophet of God had a uniquely clear vision of his coming Messiah. Readings from Scripture, classic Christmas songs and hymns will focus listeners on our only hope: Jesus.

Thursday, December 17 at 8:00 p.m. - O Little Town of Bethlehem: Go with us on a journey into Bethlehem. Listen in to the rich sounds of the real life hustle and bustle of marketplace sites, neighborhoods, and other areas depicting both Bethlehem today and yesterday.

Friday, December 18 at 9:00 p.m. - Joy - An Irish Christmas: Join Ireland’s own Keith and Kristyn Getty, writers of modern hymns and carols, for their annual tour of Joy – An Irish Christmas - a lively celebration of the birth of Christ! The Gettys are joined by their band of virtuoso instrumentalists fusing Celtic, Bluegrass, Americana, and classical music as well as cultural dance and the choral sounds of the holiday. Sing along with Keith and Kristyn and their special guest friends for evening that unites tradition and innovation in a vibrant celebration of the season!

Saturday, December 19 at 7:00 p.m. - The Scott and Arthur Show Christmas Special: Travel back to the 1940s and participate in an old-fashioned musical variety radio broadcast of The Scott and Arthur Show (Tim Madeira & Doug Hamilton) and their special Christmas broadcast, “The Spirit of Christmas Yet to Come.” Join Scott and Arthur as they enjoy the music of the time in a production complete with live retro commercials, a foley artist, as well as special musical numbers, and hear them predict the future of Christmas music in the decades to come.

Sunday, December 20 at 4:00 p.m. - Candlelight Carols: Recorded at the historical Moody Church, Candlelight Carols will inspire everyone to reflect upon the joys of the holidays through dramatic and musical expression.

Monday, December 21 at 8:00 p.m. - Christmas Through The Eyes of Isaiah: Many have called the book of Isaiah the “fifth gospel” because – though it's found in the Old Testament – this prophet of God had a uniquely clear vision of his coming Messiah. Readings from Scripture, classic Christmas songs and hymns will focus listeners on our only hope: Jesus.

Tuesday, December 22 at 8:00 p.m. - Trail of Two Kings: With Herod as narrator, audiences are invited to share in the path of two kings. In the end, one will experience a rise of power on earth that is fleeting, while the other embodies the very essence of power and life in the Father.

Wednesday, December 23 at 8:00 p.m. - The Scott and Arthur Show Christmas Special: Travel back to the 1940s and participate in an old-fashioned musical variety radio broadcast of The Scott and Arthur Show (Tim Madeira & Doug Hamilton) and their special Christmas broadcast, “The Spirit of Christmas Yet to Come.” Join Scott and Arthur as they enjoy the music of the time in a production complete with live retro commercials, a foley artist, as well as special musical numbers, and hear them predict the future of Christmas music in the decades to come.

Thursday, December 24 at 9:00 p.m. - December Live! 2015 (featuring: Mark Schultz): It's an all new December Live! with Dove Award winning singer/songwriter, Mark Schultz! Listeners will enjoy a light-hearted broadcast of festive storytelling, classic caroling and a live concert.

Thursday, December 24 at 10:00 p.m. - Joy - An Irish Christmas: Join Ireland’s own Keith and Kristyn Getty, writers of modern hymns and carols, for their annual tour of Joy – An Irish Christmas - a lively celebration of the birth of Christ! The Gettys are joined by their band of virtuoso instrumentalists fusing Celtic, Bluegrass, Americana, and classical music as well as cultural dance and the choral sounds of the holiday. Sing along with Keith and Kristyn and their special guest friends for evening that unites tradition and innovation in a vibrant celebration of the season!

Friday, December 25 - Christmas Day Music: WRGN will feature continuous Christmas music all day (6am to 10pm) hosted by Tim Madeira, Doug Hamilton, Dan Longmore, Denise Warner and Dan Close.

Thursday, December 31 at 9:30 p.m. - Waiting For The Ball To Drop: Times Square Church pastor, Carter Conlon brings a message from I Kings for the New Year - just a short distance away from where thousands will gather to ring in 2016 – hoping for a better day.

Saturday, January 2 at 4:00 p.m. - Year In Review 2015: SRN News reviews the top news stories of what was - politically and culturally - a remarkable year. This will keep you abreast of what happened in the past year as we reflect on God's grace and expect His faithfulness for another year.

 

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