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Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. Beverly Crawford chats with Cheryl Jackson as they joyfully reminisce on the gospel singer’s youth and how she began her career. Through her personal life and career Beverly admits that she had to fight to keep her kindness that Cheryl fondly talks about. Through it all she maintains faith […]

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A controversial new show that has not yet premiered already but has Christian groups furious and demanding cancellation. What show could possibly be making them this mad? A show called ‘Black Jesus‘. The show is about a the a foul-mouthed “Jesus” living in Compton, CA with a “mission to spread love and kindness throughout the neighborhood […]


  After the passing of former Prince George’s County Executive Wayne Curry, Lt. Governor Anthony G. Brown released a statement in regards to his death. “Today, Prince George’s County, and the state of Maryland, has lost a leader whose fight for justice, fairness, economic equality, and a brighter future for all of our children was […]


  The 4th of July is coming up and we want to ensure everyone has a place to go to enjoy firework displays close to them. Here are five places throughout DC, Maryland and Virginia that all guarantee fireworks and fun.   1. National Mall– probably the most popular place for people to see the beautiful display, it’s first come first serve so […]


  Praise 104.1 is bringing you the inspiration for the summer with Tye Tribett, The Walls Group and Tasha Page Lockart! Listen to win a chance to see Tye Tribett, The Walls Group and Tasha Page Lockart with special guest Kirk Franklin! The show is Tuesday, July 8th at the The Fillmore, 8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, MD at 7pm. Listen to your favorite […]

  Within the church, pastors discuss and give insight on many things. A recent study shows that one issue that effects millions of Americans has pastors feeling ill-equipped on how to address it properly. That issue is domestic and sexual violence. a study conducted by LifeWay Research shows that pastors often fail to appropriately address this issue […]

Behind My Praise

  Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. In this episode of Behind-The-Praise, Denise Hill has lunch with James Fortune and digs into the process and steps it took to becoming the gospel singer he is today. Fortune talks about his purpose and “not allowing people to get you off course”. Through his struggles with being homeless and other setbacks, […]


Happy birthday Bishop T.D. Jakes! Today he turns 57, we hope your day is wonderful &  wishing you many more birthdays to come.    

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Justin Bieber just may be heading on the right track to redemption, not just with his fans but Jesus as well. According to TMZ, Bieber was baptized recently in a friend’s NYC bathtub. Justin has been doing Bible study with Pastor Carl Lentz who works with the trouble artist in NYC. In light of his recent highly […]