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About Cheryl Jackson

When it comes to the inspiration brand, Cheryl Jackson is one of the nation's leading media personalities in the format. A trailblazer in the field, she created the first Urban Inspiration Radio Station in the United States while programming Heaven 1580 in Washington DC.

Urban inspiration is a lifestyle driven music format that fuses Pop, R&B, gospel and Contemporary Christian music with today's trending news and current affairs, all with an inspirational twist. Major media outlets have adopted this brand of programming throughout the world, in hopes of marketing their product to mainstream advertisers.

As an champion for the gospel and urban inspiration brand, she was and is instrumental breaking some of the major gospel artists in their quest to establish their careers while coming to the DMV.

A 2x Stellar Award winning radio personality herself, she is the Executive Producer for the nationally syndicated radio show, “Get Up Mornings with Erica Campbell”. She can be heard on Praise 104.1 FM in Washington DC for her highly rated radio show, "Cheryl Jackson in the Midday''; and worldwide on Urban One's Inspiration Network. Most importantly, she’s a wife, a mother, a friend, and a daughter of the King

Fans of the beloved Cosby Show spin-off “A Different World” received exciting news as cast members announced plans to embark on a tour of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) across the United States. The tour aims to celebrate the show’s legacy while engaging with students and fostering conversations about education, empowerment, and representation. One […]

LIFTING THE VEIL Even when we accept Christ as our Savior, there is often a wall that we put up in our hearts.  We strive to love him with every fiber of our being, but there can be failure to give him all of us.  It’s as if the most human part of us feels […]

UNDENIABLE TRUST Have you head a personal story that made you weep?  Have you watched as someone overcame undeniable odds and still clung to Jesus? Were you in awe or did you have confidence that you would react the same in a tragedy or difficult situation? Our response to shattered dreams is incredibly important in […]

Patrick Henderson, a native of Dallas, Texas resident, passed away at 74 on January 14, 2024, peacefully after being cared for by family and close friends. Patrick was born on January 15, 1949, to the parents of Horace Henderson Sr. and Rosie Fleming Wilson. He grew up in Dallas alongside his siblings, Hendu, Frankie, Lametra, Iris Renee, […]

HELD IN HIS HANDS The problems of life are seen all around us, sometimes on a daily basis.  We see troubled families, poverty, and sickness.  Maybe you are experiencing some of these afflictions.  it is comforting to know that God sees our troubles.  He is not a God that stands at a distance.  he takes […]

  Billboard Gospel Air Play Chart Week of January 27, 2023 1.  No Stressin Damon Little F/ Angie Stone 2.  Only One Night Tho Tye Tribbett 3.  You Kept Me Marvin Sapp 4 .  Reminder JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise 5.  Tap Into It Renee Spearman f/Kim Burrell 6. Trusting God James Fortune f/Monica 7.  I Will Wait Bri Babineaux […]

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YES TO GRACE When you hear a word often enough it began to lose its impact.  This can happen when we see words like grace and forgiveness; they surround us because they are core to our Christian faith.  Instead of switching off when you read or hear the word grace, remember that grace is actually […]

MY IDENTITY There is an emphasis in society on the importance of “finding ourselves.”  it seems a valid endeavor.  we need to know our gifts and skills and have an outlet for them: a purpose for living. we need an identity. As Christians, we have one!  First Peter says we are living stones in God’s […]

MAKE ME PATIENT NOW it’s been said that a prayer for patience is a dangerous one because in order to develop it, trials need to come.  Patience is developed with much practice, even the simple act of waiting – for anything really – is good practice.  Think of the patience Jesus has with us.  Before […]

INVISIBLE Are you feeling invisible today?  You may be surrounded by a crowd of people and yet feel alone and Isolated.  This may be how the woman who needed a healing touch from Jesus felt, but wans convinced he would never notice her among so many.  She reached out and touched him, and found him […]

ALL THINGS NEW The Most beautiful thing about the God we’ve entrusted our lives to is that he makes all things new.  That is a faithful statement – it has always been true and will always be true. As we begin a new year, empty and full of both bright promise and worrisome unknown, we […]